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Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29829 increases in 2018

There were 1,375 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29829 in 2018, a 3.8 percent increase over 2017, which had only 1,325 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Residents and visitors to Vermont paid $3.3 billion in taxes in 2018

Vermont collected $3.3 billion in taxes in 2018, a 4 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Construction started on South single-family homes in June increases over the same month last year

The total number of single-family homes started in June 2019 for the United States’ South region was 44,500, compared to 42,500 for June 2018, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

VA provides 7% more Purchase Loans in South Carolina for 2018 vs. 2017

The number of VA Purchase Loans in South Carolina for 2018 was 10,594 and totaled $2.5 billion.

Spartanburg non-farm payroll employees increase by 1.7% since last year

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of January in the Spartanburg metropolitan statistical area was 158,800, a 1.7 percent increase over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Census Bureau: 75.88% of people in Florence County were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 138,537 citizens living in Florence County in 2017, 105,127 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

7.1% of households in Clemson received food stamps in 2017

Clemson ranked 335th 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 29113 decreases in 2018

There were 65 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29113 in 2018, a 7.1 percent decrease from 2017, which had 70 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Edisto in 2017

Of the 2,476 people living in Edisto in 2017, 60.6 percent (1,501) were women and 39.4 percent (975) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

U.S. health and personal care stores estimate 3.4 percent sales increase for June compared to last year

Health and personal care stores in June 2019 saw a 3.4 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.

40.3% unemployed in Langley in 2017

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

Census Bureau: nobody in Norway identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 328 citizens living in Norway in 2017, everyone said they were only one race, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 0.8% of people in North Myrtle Beach identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 15,510 citizens living in North Myrtle Beach in 2017, 99.2% said they were only one race while 0.8% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Elgin in 2017

Of the 3,321 people living in Elgin in 2017, 55.9 percent (1,855) were women and 44.1 percent (1,466) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

Census Bureau: 93.22% of people in Folly Beach were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 2,712 citizens living in Folly Beach in 2017, 2,528 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 Hollywood population was 5,083 in 2017

Hollywood, South Carolina had a population of 5,083 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Pelzer ranked 221st in state for resident earnings in 2017

Pelzer ranked 221st among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau reports Homeland Park population was 6,148 in 2017

Homeland Park had a population of 6,148 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

32 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in North Charleston, South Carolina

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

7.4% of households in Lake Murray of Richland received food stamps in 2017

Lake Murray of Richland ranked 332nd 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.

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