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South Carolina sees 2,164,300 non-farm payroll employees in March

South Carolina reported the number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of March was 2,164,300.

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

Of the 43 citizens living in Cope 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.

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

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

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

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

Telecommunications industry posts after-tax income of $3.7 billion in Q1

The telecommunications industry reported after-tax income of $3.7 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

25.8 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Cane Savannah, South Carolina

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

27.2% of households in Greenwood received food stamps in 2017

Greenwood ranked 99th 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.

27% of households in Jefferson received food stamps in 2017

Jefferson ranked 102nd 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.

Pickens Savings and Loan Association, Fa rated as "satisfactory" by feds

Pickens Savings and Loan Association, Fa, South Carolina has been rated asĀ "satisfactory" by federal regulators.

Coastalstates Bank in Hilton Head Island receives satisfactory rating from feds

Coastalstates Bank in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina received a CRA rating of satisfactory in its most recent examination by federal regulators.

Telecommunications industry had retained earnings of $137.1 billion in Q1

The telecommunications industry reported retained earnings of $137.1 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Management and technical consulting services industry reports $21.5 billion in Q1 net sales

The management and technical consulting services industry had $21.5 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

Census Bureau reports Awendaw population was 1,298 in 2017

Awendaw, South Carolina had a population of 1,298 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

27.3% of households in Sellers received food stamps in 2017

Sellers ranked 97th 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.

Hodges ranked 105th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Hodges ranked 105th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau: 72.86% of people in Atlantic Beach were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 280 citizens living in Atlantic Beach in 2017, 204 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Unfilled orders of computer and electronic products hold steady in April

Unfilled orders for computer and electronic products decreased marginally in April ($118.05 billion), according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

$8.5 billion spent on public health care construction in March 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on health care structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $8.5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report 4.9 percent increase in year-over-year May inventories

Inventories held by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in May were valued at $13.1 billion, an increase of 4.9 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Forestbrook ranked 104th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Forestbrook ranked 104th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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