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U.S. supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores report $55.6 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores for June 2019 was $55.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Census Bureau: 1.2% of people in Harrogate identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 4,299 citizens living in Harrogate in 2017, 98.8% said they were only one race while 1.2% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Tennessee Business Daily.

Census Bureau reports Fall Branch population was 1,848 in 2017

Fall Branch had a population of 1,848 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Tennessee Business Daily.

Strayer University-Tennessee enrolls 2,584 undergrads

At Strayer University-Tennessee, 84 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 83 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Analysis: 447,425 Tennessee households enrolled in food stamp program in January

About 447,425 Tennessee households were on food stamp rolls in January 2019.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Alexandria in 2017

Of the 1,146 people living in Alexandria in 2017, 52.4 percent (601) were women and 47.6 percent (545) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Tennessee Business Daily

Census Bureau: More men than women in Altamont in 2017

Of the 1,044 people living in Altamont in 2017, 46.8 percent (489) were women and 53.2 percent (555) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Tennessee Business Daily

Meigs County ranked 55th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Meigs County ranked 55th among counties in Tennessee by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Home vacancies in Tennessee up 0.1% from 2017 to 2018

Home vacancies in Tennessee were 1.4 percent in 2018, an increase of 0.1 percent over the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in April.

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.

Residents and visitors to Alabama paid $11.1 billion in taxes in 2018

Alabama collected $11.1 billion in taxes in 2018, a 6.1 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Construction started on South US multi-family homes in June falls over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes started in June 2019 in the United States’ South region was 12,800, compared to 20,900 for May, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Bank of Fayette County in Piperton receives satisfactory rating from feds

Bank of Fayette County in Piperton, Tennessee received a CRA rating of satisfactory in its most recent examination by federal regulators.

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.

$324.1 billion spent on public construction in June 2019

Total construction spending by the public sector for June 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $324.1 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Tennessee collects $6 million in public utilities license in 2018

Of the $14.3 billion in taxes collected by Tennessee in 2018, $6 million, came from public utilities license, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Johnson City non-farm payroll employees increase by 0.5% since last year

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of March in the Johnson City metropolitan statistical area was 81,800, a 0.5 percent increase over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Vibe Barber College enrolls 53 undergrads

At Vibe Barber College, 64 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 85 percent are male, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 0.9 percent increase in June sales

Sales by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in June were $43.7 billion, an increase of 0.9 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

42.6% unemployed in Smith County in 2017

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

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