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Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report 3.8 percent increase in year-over-year May sales

Sales by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in May 2019 were $11.6 billion, an increase of 3.8 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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

Of the 3,013 citizens living in Bellows Falls 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 Vermont Business Daily.

Petroleum and petroleum products wholesalers report 5.3 percent increase in year-over-year May sales

Sales by petroleum and petroleum products wholesalers in May 2019 were $59.4 billion, an increase of 5.3 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Management and technical consulting services industry Q1 net sales up 1.1%

The management and technical consulting services industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2019 were up 1.1 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Communication construction spending in March hits $23.8 billion

Construction spending on communication structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $23.8 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Shipments of mining, oil and gas field machinery manufacturing fall 2.1 percent in June

Shipments for mining, oil and gas field machinery manufacturing decreased $33 million, or 2.1 percent, to $1.6 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

30.1% of households in Bellows Falls received food stamps in 2017

Bellows Falls ranked 19th in Vermont for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Computer and peripheral equipment industry’s Q1 retained earnings down 52.3%

The computer and peripheral equipment industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was down 52.3 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Vermont collected $3.3 billion in property taxes in 2018

Of the $3.3 billion in taxes collected by Vermont in 2018, 32.5 percent, or $1.1 billion, came from property taxes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

27.7% of households in Barre received food stamps in 2017

Barre ranked 24th in Vermont for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

U.S. utilities services report 1.6% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for utilities industries across the U.S. was $149.1 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 1.6 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

Bristol ranked 16th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Bristol ranked 16th among cities in Vermont by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Nonmetallic mineral products industry's Q1 income down 50.2%

The nonmetallic mineral products industry's after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was down 50.2 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

30.1% of households in Bennington received food stamps in 2017

Bennington ranked 20th in Vermont for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Transportation construction spending in March hits $53.3 billion

Construction spending on transportation structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $53.3 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Inventories in electrical equipment, appliances and components industry did not change much in April

Inventories for businesses in the electrical equipment, appliances and components industry was unchanged over April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau reports Arlington population was 1,316 in 2017

Arlington had a population of 1,316 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Vermont Business Daily.

Shipments of farm machinery and equipment manufacturing climb 4.7 percent in June

Shipments for farm machinery and equipment manufacturing increased $119 million, or 4.7 percent, to $2.7 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of construction machinery manufacturing climb 2.1 percent in June

Shipments for construction machinery manufacturing increased $65 million, or 2.1 percent, to $3.2 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Metals and non-petroleum mineral wholesalers report $35.2 billion in January inventories

Inventories held by metals and non-petroleum mineral wholesalers in January 2019 were valued at $35.2 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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