Town of St. Matthews News

Census Bureau: 0.8% of people in St. Matthews identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 2,269 citizens living in St. Matthews 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.

11 businesses in Calhoun County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 11 businesses with addresses in Calhoun 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.

31 businesses in Calhoun County had between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 31 businesses with addresses in Calhoun 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.

Nine businesses in Calhoun County had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016

There were nine businesses with addresses in Calhoun 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.

20 businesses in Calhoun County had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 20 businesses with addresses in Calhoun 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.

One business in Calhoun County had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There was one business with an address in Calhoun County zip code that had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

97 businesses in Calhoun County had fewer than five employees in 2016

There were 97 businesses with addresses in Calhoun 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.

28.3 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in St. Matthews, South Carolina

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

45.4% unemployed in St. Matthews in 2017

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

18.1% of households in St. Matthews received food stamps in 2017

St. Matthews ranked 213rd 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.

St. Matthews ranked 153rd in state for resident earnings in 2017

St. Matthews ranked 153rd 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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