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Perkins ranked 80th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Perkins ranked 80th among cities in Georgia by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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.

Watkinsville ranked 78th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Watkinsville ranked 78th among cities in Georgia by annual earnings per resident, 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.

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.

Unfilled orders of iron and steel mills and ferroalloy and steel product manufacturing fall 2.2 percent in April

Unfilled orders for iron and steel mills and ferroalloy and steel product manufacturing decreased $372 million, or 2.2 percent, to $16.16 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before 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.

Georgia collected $23.6 billion in property taxes in 2018

Of the $23.6 billion in taxes collected by Georgia in 2018, 3.9 percent, or $927.6 million, came from property taxes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Northeast Georgia Bank in Lavonia receives satisfactory rating from feds

Northeast Georgia Bank in Lavonia, Georgia received a CRA rating of satisfactory in its most recent examination by federal regulators.

43.2% of households in Cordele received food stamps in 2017

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

Pineland Bank in Alma receives satisfactory rating from feds

Pineland Bank in Alma, Georgia received a CRA rating of satisfactory in its most recent examination by federal regulators.

Census Bureau: 2.3% of people in Atlanta identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 465,230 citizens living in Atlanta in 2017, 97.7% said they were only one race while 2.3% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Georgia Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 3.2% of people in Avera identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 284 citizens living in Avera in 2017, 96.8% said they were only one race while 3.2% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Georgia Business Daily.

$314.6 billion spent on public construction in January 2019

Total construction spending by the public sector for January 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $314.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Southeastern Bank in Darien rated as "satisfactory" by feds

Southeastern Bank in Darien, Georgia has been rated as "satisfactory" by federal regulators.

Census Bureau: 2.3% of people in Austell identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 7,227 citizens living in Austell in 2017, 97.7% said they were only one race while 2.3% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Georgia Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 1.1% of people in Avondale Estates identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 3,117 citizens living in Avondale Estates in 2017, 98.9% said they were only one race while 1.1% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Georgia Business Daily.

Inventories in search and navigation equipment, defense industry did not change much in April

Inventories for businesses in the search and navigation equipment, defense industry was unchanged over April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

43.9% of households in Dawson received food stamps in 2017

Dawson ranked 21st in Georgia 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.

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