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U.S. gasoline stations estimate 5.3 percent sales decrease for June

Gasoline stations in June 2019 saw sales decrease 5.3 percent from the previous month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Cost of college was unchanged for all students at Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia

Tuition and fees were unchanged for 2018-19 at Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

23.7 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Manning, South Carolina

23.7 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Manning, South Carolina in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau reports Graniteville population was 3,348 in 2017

Graniteville had a population of 3,348 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

U.S. automobile dealers estimate 0.9 percent sales increase for June compared to last year

Automobile dealers in June 2019 saw a 0.9 percent increase in sales compared to the same month the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers report $13.6 billion in June sales

Sales by beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers in June 2019 were $13.6 billion.

27.5 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Marion, South Carolina

27.5 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Marion, South Carolina in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

16.1 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in McCormick, South Carolina

16.1 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in McCormick, South Carolina in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29058 decreases in 2018

There were 200 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29058 in 2018, a 7 percent decrease from 2017, which had 215 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 1.5 percent increase in July sales

Sales by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in July were $12 billion, an increase of 1.5 percent from the revised June 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

New manufacturing orders for consumer durable goods climb 1.3 percent in May

New orders for consumer durable goods increased $573 million, or 1.3 percent, to $43.48 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

VA reports increase in number of August appointments scheduled at Ralph H. Johnson VAMC health facility in Beaufort

The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, subsidiary 534GC in Beaufort, South Carolina scheduled 5,350 pending appointments in August compared to 4,748 during the same period last year, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Conway in 2017

Of the 21,534 people living in Conway in 2017, 52.8 percent (11,370) were women and 47.2 percent (10,164) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

Census Bureau: 3% of people in Mcconnells identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 235 citizens living in Mcconnells in 2017, 97% said they were only one race while 3% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

10.9% of households in Jackson received food stamps in 2017

Jackson ranked 295th in South Carolina for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

10.4% of households in Fort Mill received food stamps in 2017

Fort Mill ranked 300th in South Carolina for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Belvedere ranked 205th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Belvedere ranked 205th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

U.S. new car dealers estimate 0.8 percent sales increase for June compared to last year

New car dealers in June 2019 saw a 0.8 percent increase in sales compared to the same month the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Cope in 2017

Of the 43 people living in Cope in 2017, 51.2 percent (22) were women and 48.8 percent (21) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

Charleston-North Charleston non-farm payroll employees increase by 2.2% since last year

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of January in the Charleston-North Charleston metropolitan statistical area was 365,000, a 2.2 percent increase over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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