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Labor Force report

2017                           Labor Force   Employed 
MADISON COUNTY, IL     133,452      127,266
MACOUPIN COUNTY, IL    23,071         21,971
JERSEY COUNTY, IL         10,931         10,413
TOTAL                          167,454       159,650

Retail Sales report

                                             Retail Sales (2017)
ALTON                                      $497,609,943
BETHALTO                                  $94,777,166
EAST ALTON                               $52,963,969
ELSAH                                            $783,708
GODFREY                                 $193,516,946
GRAFTON                                   $17,937,312
HARTFORD                                 $17,232,353
ROXANA                                     $12,067,736
SOUTH ROXANA                           $9,696,670
WOOD RIVER                           $298,760,877
RIVERBEND REGION (2017)    $1,195,346,680

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Unemployment report

Alton                                         6.6
Madison County                          4.8
Jersey County                            4.9
Macoupin County                        4.9
Illinois Section St. Louis MSA       4.8
Illinois                                        4.9
United States                              4.4

(2017 year-end data)

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Demographics report
Housing - New Homes stats

Property Tax Rates

City of Alton                        2017 Code 200 Total           9.6749
Village of Bethalto               2017 Code 165 Total           8.3586
Village of East Alton             2017 Code 164 Total           11.4886
Village of Elsah                    2017 Code 1002 Total         7.75621
Foster Township                  2017 Code 178 Total           8.1487
Village of Godfrey                2017 Code 201 Total           7.7428
City of Grafton                    2017 Code 8002 Total         7.96451
Village of Hartford               2017 Code 167 Total           8.1678
Village of Roxana                 2017 Code 156 Total           6.6057
Village of South Roxana       2017 Code 146 Total           8.2919
City of Wood River               2017 Code 166 Total           9.0221
Wood River Township           2017 Code 376 Total           6.7049
Sources: Madison County website, Jersey County Clerk