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Home vacancies in Vermont down 0.2% from 2017 to 2018

Home vacancies in Vermont were 1.1 percent in 2018, a decrease of 0.2 percent from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in April.

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: 86.89% of people in Cambridge were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 206 citizens living in Cambridge in 2017, 179 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Vermont Business Daily.

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.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Ascutney in 2017

Of the 479 people living in Ascutney in 2017, 55.5 percent (266) were women and 44.5 percent (213) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Vermont Business Daily

VA provides 40.6% less Purchase Loans in Vermont in Q2 vs. Q1 2019

The number of VA Purchase Loans for Vermont in the second quarter of fiscal year 2019 was 57, and totaled $12.4 million, according to figures provided by the Veterans Affairs Home Loans Index.

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.

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.

U.S. beer, wine and liquor stores report $5 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for beer, wine and liquor stores for June 2019 was $5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Construction on nearly 6,600 housing units completed in June in Northeast

The total number of single-family homes completed in June for the Northeast region of the U.S. was 6,600, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

72.4 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Jericho, Vermont

72.4 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Jericho, Vermont in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau reports Essex Junction population was 10,132 in 2017

Essex Junction, Vermont had a population of 10,132 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Vermont Business Daily.

Vermont collects $8.9 million in motor vehicle operators license in 2017

Of the $3.2 billion in taxes collected by Vermont in 2017, 0.3 percent, or, $8.9 million, came from motor vehicle operators license, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Unfilled orders of furniture and related products fall 1 percent in April

Unfilled orders for furniture and related products decreased $88 million, or 1 percent, to $8.54 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before 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).

11.2% unemployed in Cambridge in 2017

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

Miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers report 0.1 percent decrease in June inventories

Inventories held by miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers in June were valued at $30.9 billion, a decrease of 0.1 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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: 4.2% of people in Middlebury identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 7,024 citizens living in Middlebury in 2017, 95.8% said they were only one race while 4.2% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Vermont Business Daily.

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