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Privateer ranked 250th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Privateer ranked 250th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

U.S. food services and drinking places estimate 2.8 percent sales increase for June compared to last year

Food services and drinking places in June 2019 saw a 2.8 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.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29210 increases in 2018

There were 980 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29210 in 2018, a 4.3 percent increase over 2017, which had 940 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in South Carolina ZIP 29015 increase in 2018

There were 30 total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29015 in 2018, a 20.0 percent increase over 2017, which had 25 total widow and parent beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers report 1.9 percent increase in August inventories

Inventories held by hardware and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies wholesalers in August were valued at $27.9 billion, an increase of 1.9 percent from the revised July 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

South Carolina schools get 43.3% of their funds from local taxes, NEA reports

More than 43 percent of South Carolina public education funding comes from local tax revenues, the 24th highest level among the 50 states, according to data from the National Education Association.

South Carolina offers 65 incentives for energy efficiencies, renewables

Policies and incentives promoting renewable energy and energy efficiency in South Carolina number 65, the 23rd highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed in a federally funded database.

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

Of the 745 citizens living in Riverview 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: 75.37% of people in Greenwood were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 23,148 citizens living in Greenwood in 2017, 17,446 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

33.8% unemployed in Shell Point in 2017

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

Census Bureau: More women than men in Greenville in 2017

Of the 64,061 people living in Greenville in 2017, 51.5 percent (32,995) were women and 48.5 percent (31,066) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

67 newly enrolled Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VAMC patients seek medical appointments in August 2019

The Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center in Columbia reported that 67 patients newly enrolled in its benefits program requested appointments but had not received one during the period ending September 1.

Five businesses in Allendale County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were five businesses with addresses in Allendale 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.

Two businesses in 29944 had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There were two businesses in South Carolina zip code 29944 that had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Three businesses in 29943 had fewer than five employees in 2016

There were three businesses in South Carolina zip code 29943 that had fewer than five employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in South Carolina ZIP 29031 stay unchanged in 2018

There were 30 total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29031 in 2018, the same number as in 2017, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Total OASDI beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29921 unchanged in 2018

There were 70 total OASDI beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29921 in 2018, unchanged from 2017, which had same total beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

672 ambulatory health care services businesses in South Carolina have between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 672 ambulatory health care services businesses in South Carolina that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

17.3 percent of Voorhees College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 17.3 percent of Voorhees College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

10 percent of South Carolina State University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 10 percent of South Carolina State University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

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