Demographics
Enterprise Zone
Location
Revolving Loan
Sites and Buildings
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Demographics

 

Population

Mt. Vernon 15, 277
Jefferson County 38,827
Illinois 12.8 million

 

Major Employers

2495 Employees Continental Tire North America
1600 Employees Walgreens Distribution
1100 Employees St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital
310 Employees Crossroads Community Hospital
175 Employees National Railway Equipment Company

 

Labor Force (Average for year 2010)
Total Labor Force:   20,132
Total Employed:  18,290

Employment Breakdown

Manufacturing 16%

Non-Manufacturing 81%

Agriculture 3%

Government
Mayor:  Mary Jane Chesley
City Council: William (Ron) Lash, Dennis McEnaney, Todd Piper, David Wood

Illinois Representative District 107
Illinois Senate District 54
U.S. Congressional District 19

 

 

 

Jefferson County Development Corporation