• Economic Development


  • Community Profile and Demographics

    Population
    Macomb - 21,500
    McDonough County - 32,464

    Climate Average Winter Temperature - 8° F
    Average Summer Temperature - 74° F
    Average Annual Rainfall - 37″
    Average Annual Snowfall - 36″

    Distance from Major Cities (in miles)
    Atlanta - 762
    Chicago - 220
    Des Moines - 222
    Kansas City - 310
    Minneapolis - 397
    Omaha - 343
    St. Louis - 150

    Health Facilities
    Number of Hospital Beds - 116
    Number of Doctors - 42
    Number of Dentists - 19

    41 Courtesy Doctors on Staff
    HeliPort Facilities
    “Convenient Care” Outpatient Clinic

    Transportation
    Highways:North/South U.S. Route 67 & East/West U.S. Route 136
    Rail: Burlington
    Northern Amtrak: Chicago/Quincy 2X Daily
    Macomb Municipal Airport: 309-833-3324
    Go West Transit (Bus Service): 309-298-3553
    S & G Taxi: 309-318-9815
    Enterprise: 309-833-1997

    Major Employers
    Bridgeway Inc. (Rehabilitation Services) - 252 employees
    Farm King (Retail) - 135 employees
    Macomb School District #185 (Education) - 288 employees
    McDonough District Hospital (Health Services) - 550 employees
    MOSAIC (Disability Services) - 145 employees
    NTN Bower (Ball/Roller Bearings Manufacturing) - 760 employees
    Pella Corporation (Window Manufacturing) - 250 employees
    Sodexo Campus Services (Food Services) - 160 employees
    Wal Mart (Retail) - 355 employees
    Western Illniois University (Education) - 1,805 employees