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Residents and visitors to New Hampshire paid $2.9 billion in taxes in 2018

New Hampshire collected $2.9 billion in taxes in 2018, a 12.7 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Williams ranked 197th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Williams ranked 197th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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

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

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

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

Cost of college went up for all students at Bob Jones University

Tuition and fees rose 10 percent for 2018-19 at Bob Jones University, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29137 increases in 2018

There were 445 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29137 in 2018, a 2.3 percent increase over 2017, which had only 435 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Cost of college went up for all students at Coastal Carolina University

In-state tuition and fees rose 4.6 percent for 2018-19 at Coastal Carolina University, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Home construction in the South increases in May

The total number of housing units under construction in May for the United States’ South region was 491,900, compared to 478,000 for April, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Clinton in 2017

Of the 8,538 people living in Clinton in 2017, 53.2 percent (4,539) were women and 46.8 percent (3,999) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report $11.4 billion in June sales

Sales by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in June 2019 were $11.4 billion.

Marion County ranked 42nd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Marion County ranked 42nd among counties in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers report 1.1 percent increase in June sales

Sales by miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers in June were $21.5 billion, an increase of 1.1 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

46% unemployed in Jefferson in 2017

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

Census Bureau: 2.5% of people in Lyman identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 3,411 citizens living in Lyman in 2017, 97.5% said they were only one race while 2.5% 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: nobody in Marion identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 6,590 citizens living in Marion 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: 0.9% of people in Marion County identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 31,765 citizens living in Marion County in 2017, 99.1% said they were only one race while 0.9% 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: 78.76% of people in East Gaffney were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 2,980 citizens living in East Gaffney in 2017, 2,347 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

11.9% of households in Jamestown received food stamps in 2017

Jamestown ranked 285th 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 29041 remains the same in 2018

There were five total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29041 in 2018, which is unchanged from 2017, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

New manufacturing orders for defense capital goods fall 14.2 percent in May

New orders for defense capital goods decreased $2.14 billion, or 14.2 percent, to $12.89 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

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