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Census Bureau: 72.29% of people in Parker were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 12,540 citizens living in Parker in 2017, 9,065 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Median business size in Greenville County in 2016: less than 5 employees

Median-sized businesses in Greenville County zip codes in 2016 have less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Parker in 2017

Of the 12,540 people living in Parker in 2017, 50.1 percent (6,280) were women and 49.9 percent (6,260) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

Census Bureau reports Parker population was 12,540 in 2017

Parker had a population of 12,540 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

279 businesses in Greenville County had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There were 279 businesses with addresses in Greenville County zip codes that had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

488 businesses in Greenville County had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016

There were 488 businesses with addresses in Greenville County zip codes that had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

46 businesses in Greenville County had more than 500 employees in 2016

There were 46 businesses with addresses in Greenville County zip codes that had more than 500 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

63 businesses in Greenville County had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016

There were 63 businesses with addresses in Greenville County zip codes that had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

2,631 businesses in Greenville County had between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 2,631 businesses with addresses in Greenville County zip codes that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

1,820 businesses in Greenville County had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 1,820 businesses with addresses in Greenville County zip codes that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

1,460 businesses in Greenville County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 1,460 businesses with addresses in Greenville County zip codes that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

7,224 businesses in Greenville County had fewer than five employees in 2016

There were 7,224 businesses with addresses in Greenville County zip codes that had fewer than five employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

45.8% unemployed in Parker in 2017

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

Parker ranked 270th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Parker ranked 270th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau: 1.1% of people in Parker identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 12,540 citizens living in Parker in 2017, 98.9% said they were only one race while 1.1% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

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

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

26.9% of households in Parker received food stamps in 2017

Parker ranked 105th 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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