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Altamaha Bank and Trust Company in Vidalia last evaluated by feds in 2018

Altamaha Bank and Trust Company in Vidalia, Georgia received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Dec. 1, 2018.

Electrical equipment, appliances, and components industry had retained earnings of $160.5 billion in Q1

The electrical equipment, appliances, and components industry reported retained earnings of $160.5 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Foothills Community Bank in Dawsonville rated as "satisfactory" by feds

Foothills Community Bank in Dawsonville, Georgia has been rated as "satisfactory" by federal regulators.

Census Bureau reports Garden population was 8,961 in 2017

Garden, Georgia had a population of 8,961 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Georgia Business Daily.

The Security State Bank in Mcrae last evaluated by feds in 2017

The Security State Bank in Mcrae, Georgia received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Sept. 1, 2017.

Census Bureau: nobody in Baker County identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 3,251 citizens living in Baker County in 2017, everyone said they were only one race, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Georgia Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 0.2% of people in Ball Ground identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 2,085 citizens living in Ball Ground in 2017, 99.8% said they were only one race while 0.2% 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: 2.3% of people in Bacon County identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 11,279 citizens living in Bacon County 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.

Electrical equipment, appliances, and components industry posts after-tax income of $7.2 billion in Q1

The electrical equipment, appliances, and components industry reported after-tax income of $7.2 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers report 9 percent increase in year-over-year June inventories

Inventories held by hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers in June were valued at $27.6 billion, an increase of 9 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Census Bureau: 1.6% of people in Banks County identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 18,363 citizens living in Banks County in 2017, 98.4% said they were only one race while 1.6% 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 reports Franklin Springs population was 868 in 2017

Franklin Springs, Georgia had a population of 868 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Georgia Business Daily.

U.S. advertising, public relations and related services report $25.1 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for advertising, public relations and related services across the U.S. was $25.1 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

42.2% of households in Pinehurst received food stamps in 2017

Pinehurst ranked 26th in Georgia for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

42% of households in Warrenton received food stamps in 2017

Warrenton ranked 30th in Georgia for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Varnell ranked 81st in state for resident earnings in 2017

Varnell ranked 81st among cities in Georgia by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

U.S. electric power generation, transmission and distribution services report 0.5% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for electric power generation, transmission and distribution industries across the U.S. was $118.5 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 0.5 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

Shipments of industrial machinery manufacturing climb 2.1 percent in June

Shipments for industrial machinery manufacturing increased $57 million, or 2.1 percent, to $2.8 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Iron, steel and ferroalloys industry's Q1 income up 25%

The iron, steel and ferroalloys industry's after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was up 25 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers report 4.5 percent increase in year-over-year May sales

Sales by miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers in May 2019 were $21.3 billion, an increase of 4.5 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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