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Utility rate discount programs available to support energy renewables and efficiency in North Carolina

North Carolina has at least three utility rate discount programs available to consumers as incentives that support energy renewables and efficiency, according to data obtained from the Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE).

Wilson's Mills ranked 458th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Wilson's Mills ranked 458th among cities in North Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau: 78.69% of people in Fletcher were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 7,737 citizens living in Fletcher in 2017, 6,088 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the North Carolina Business Daily.

U.S. restaurants and other eating places estimate 2.7 percent sales increase for June compared to last year

Restaurants and other eating places in June 2019 saw a 2.7 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.

Census Bureau: More men than women in Gatesville in 2017

Of the 313 people living in Gatesville in 2017, 49.2 percent (154) were women and 50.8 percent (159) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the North Carolina Business Daily

26 businesses in 28906 had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 26 businesses in North Carolina zip code 28906 that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in North Carolina ZIP 27024 increase in 2018

There were 45 total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in North Carolina zip code 27024 in 2018, a 12.5 percent increase over 2017, which had 40 total widow and parent beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Total OASDI beneficiaries in North Carolina zip 28642 increase in 2018

There were 1,530 total OASDI beneficiaries in North Carolina zip code 28642 in 2018, a 1.7 percent increase over 2017, which had only 1,505 total beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

0.8 percent of Pitt Community College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 0.8 percent of Pitt Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

18 businesses in Alamance County had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016

There were 18 businesses with addresses in Alamance 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.

VA reports increase in number of appointments at Hampton VAMC health facility (590) in August

The Hampton VA Medical Center, subsidiary 590 in Hampton, Virginia scheduled 74,605 pending appointments in August compared to 73,778 the previous month, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in North Carolina ZIP 27023 decrease in 2018

There were 135 total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in North Carolina zip code 27023 in 2018, a 3.6 percent decrease from 2017, which had 140 total widow and parent beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

U.S. fuel dealers estimate 5.5 percent sales decrease for June compared to last year

Fuel dealers in June 2019 saw a 5.5 percent decrease 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.

56 businesses in 28906 had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 56 businesses in North Carolina zip code 28906 that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Four businesses in 28905 had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were four businesses in North Carolina zip code 28905 that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Kinston decreases in 2018

There were 3,510 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Kinston in 2018, a 1.8% decrease from 2017, which had 3,575 total disabled beneficiaries.

15% of households in Cherryville received food stamps in 2017

Cherryville ranked 389th in North Carolina for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau: 84.75% of people in Forest Hills were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 341 citizens living in Forest Hills in 2017, 289 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the North Carolina Business Daily.

44.4% unemployed in Falcon in 2017

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

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in North Carolina zip 27510 decreases in 2018

There were 265 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in North Carolina zip code 27510 in 2018, a 1.9 percent decrease from 2017, which had 270 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

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