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Public safety construction spending in April hits $9.9 billion

Construction spending on public safety structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $9.9 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Shipments of ventilation, heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment manufacturing climb 0.2 percent in June

Shipments for ventilation, heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment manufacturing increased $8 million, or 0.2 percent, to $4.2 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Census Bureau: 3.5% of people in Berea identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 14,966 citizens living in Berea in 2017, 96.5% said they were only one race while 3.5% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

$8.8 billion spent on public health care construction in January 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on health care structures for January 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $8.8 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Mutual Savings Bank in Hartsville last evaluated by feds in 2018

Mutual Savings Bank in Hartsville, South Carolina received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on March 5, 2018.

Miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers report $30.6 billion in January inventories

Inventories held by miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers in January 2019 were valued at $30.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Iron, steel and ferroalloys industry's Q1 income up 25%

The iron, steel and ferroalloys industry's after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was up 25 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 3.2% of people in Berkeley County identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 204,632 citizens living in Berkeley County in 2017, 96.8% said they were only one race while 3.2% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Starr ranked 66th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Starr ranked 66th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers report 9 percent increase in year-over-year June inventories

Inventories held by hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers in June were valued at $27.6 billion, an increase of 9 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Shipments of photographic equipment manufacturing fall 1.5 percent in June

Shipments for photographic equipment manufacturing decreased $8 million, or 1.5 percent, to $532 million in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Unfilled orders of aluminum and nonferrous metal products climb 0.7 percent in April

Unfilled orders for aluminum and nonferrous metal products increased $81 million, or 0.7 percent, to $11.69 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

Inventories in electric lighting equipment manufacturing industry fall 0.4 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the electric lighting equipment manufacturing industry decrease $10 million, or 0.4 percent, to $2.3 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in household appliance manufacturing industry climb 0.6 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the household appliance manufacturing industry increase $18 million, or 0.6 percent, to $2.9 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Inventories in electrical equipment manufacturing industry fall 0.1 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the electrical equipment manufacturing industry decrease $4 million, or 0.1 percent, to $5.7 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

35.7% of households in Blacksburg received food stamps in 2017

Blacksburg ranked 30th 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.

South Carolina collected $10.6 billion in sales and gross receipts taxes in 2018

Of the $10.6 billion in taxes collected by South Carolina in 2018, 46.9 percent, or $4.9 billion, came from sales and gross receipts taxes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

The Bank of South Carolina in Charleston receives satisfactory rating from feds

The Bank of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina received a CRA rating of satisfactory in its most recent examination by federal regulators.

Miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers report $34 billion in January inventories

Inventories held by miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers in January 2019 were valued at $34 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Meggett ranked 68th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Meggett ranked 68th 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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