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Rocky Mount non-farm payroll employees decrease by 0.4% since last year

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of April in the Rocky Mount metropolitan statistical area was 55,600, a 0.4 percent decrease over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

North carolina collects $19.2 million in public utilities license in 2018

Of the $27.9 billion in taxes collected by North Carolina in 2018, 0.1 percent, or, $19.2 million, came from public utilities license, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Residents and visitors to Alaska paid $1.6 billion in taxes in 2018

Alaska collected $1.6 billion in taxes in 2018, a 38.1 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

49.4% unemployed in Washington County in 2017

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

New manufacturing orders for motor vehicle bodies, trailers and parts climb 1 percent in June

New orders for motor vehicle bodies, trailers and parts increased $278 million, or 1 percent, to $28.25 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

New construction of single-family homes in the South in June increases over same month last year

The total number of single-family homes started in June 2019 for the United States’ South region was 44,500, compared to 42,500 for June 2018, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

New Bern ranked 273rd in state for resident earnings in 2017

New Bern ranked 273rd among cities in North Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

U.S. advertising, public relations and related services report 5.5% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for advertising, public relations and related services industries across the U.S. was $25.1 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 5.5 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

Census Bureau reports Marshall population was 759 in 2017

Marshall, North Carolina had a population of 759 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the North Carolina Business Daily.

Census Bureau reports Marvin population was 6,174 in 2017

Marvin, North Carolina had a population of 6,174 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the North Carolina Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 79.24% of people in Caldwell County were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 81,805 citizens living in Caldwell County in 2017, 64,821 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the North Carolina Business Daily.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Aquadale in 2017

Of the 221 people living in Aquadale in 2017, 58.4 percent (129) were women and 41.6 percent (92) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the North Carolina Business Daily

Census Bureau: 9.5% of people in Half Moon identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 7,696 citizens living in Half Moon in 2017, 90.5% said they were only one race while 9.5% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the North Carolina Business Daily.

New manufacturing orders for metalworking machinery manufacturing climb 1.5 percent in May

New orders for metalworking machinery manufacturing increased $39 million, or 1.5 percent, to $2.58 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Eureka ranked 274th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Eureka ranked 274th among cities in North Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Paper and paper products wholesalers report 0.1 percent increase in June inventories

Inventories held by paper and paper products wholesalers in June were valued at $9.5 billion, an increase of 0.1 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau reports Marshville population was 2,614 in 2017

Marshville, North Carolina had a population of 2,614 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the North Carolina Business Daily.

MyComputerCareer.edu-Raleigh enrolls 1,809 undergrads

At MyComputerCareer.edu-Raleigh, 78 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 82 percent are male, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Census Bureau: More men than women in Angier in 2017

Of the 5,151 people living in Angier in 2017, 47.3 percent (2,434) were women and 52.7 percent (2,717) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the North Carolina Business Daily

Faith ranked 271st in state for resident earnings in 2017

Faith ranked 271st among cities in North Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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