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15.6 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Mount Carmel, South Carolina

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

9.4% of households in Camden received food stamps in 2017

Camden ranked 309th 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.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29073 increases in 2018

There were 1,335 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29073 in 2018, a 2.7 percent increase over 2017, which had 1,300 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

U.S. home furnishings stores estimate 3.2 percent sales decrease for June compared to last year

Home furnishings stores in June 2019 saw a 3.2 percent decrease 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.

62.5% unemployed in Alcolu in 2017

62.5 percent of Alcolu residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 67.21% of people in Enoree were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 802 citizens living in Enoree in 2017, 539 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Census Bureau reports Greer population was 28,587 in 2017

Greer, South Carolina had a population of 28,587 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

9.4% of households in India Hook received food stamps in 2017

India Hook ranked 310th 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.

VA reports increase in number of August appointments scheduled at Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VAMC health facility in Columbia

The Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center, subsidiary 544HK in Columbia, South Carolina scheduled 773 pending appointments in August compared to 687 during the same period last year, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

U.S. furniture and home furnishings stores estimate 2.9 percent sales decrease for June compared to last year

Furniture and home furnishings stores in June 2019 saw a 2.9 percent decrease 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.

New manufacturing orders for durable goods excluding defense fall 1.2 percent in May

New orders for durable goods excluding defense decreased $2.86 billion, or 1.2 percent, to $226.50 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Census Bureau: 4.5% of people in Mount Croghan identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 110 citizens living in Mount Croghan in 2017, 95.5% said they were only one race while 4.5% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Cost of college went up for all students at Fortis College-Columbia

Tuition and fees rose 0.3 percent for 2018-19 at Fortis College-Columbia, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

67.3 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

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

Kershaw ranked 209th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Kershaw ranked 209th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29069 remains the same in 2018

There were 250 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29069 in 2018, which is unchanged from 2017, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Cross Hill in 2017

Of the 646 people living in Cross Hill in 2017, 50.6 percent (327) were women and 49.4 percent (319) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

Cost of college went up for all students at Francis Marion University

In-state tuition and fees rose 11.5 percent for 2018-19 at Francis Marion University, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

New manufacturing orders for search and navigation equipment, nondefense fall 6.8 percent in June

New orders for search and navigation equipment, nondefense decreased $118 million, or 6.8 percent, to $1.62 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

39.7% unemployed in Wallace in 2017

39.7 percent of Wallace residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

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