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2,007 chemical manufacturing businesses in the U.S. have between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 2,007 chemical manufacturing businesses in the U.S. that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

32 health care and social assistance businesses in 38614 have between one and four employees in 2016

There were 32 health care and social assistance businesses in Mississippi ZIP code 38614 that had between one and four employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Total OASDI beneficiaries in Mississippi zip 38802 decrease in 2018

There were 220 total OASDI beneficiaries in Mississippi zip code 38802 in 2018, a 2.2 percent decrease from 2017, which had only 225 total beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Construction permits authorized on South US multi-family homes in June falls over same month last year

The total number of multi-family homes approved for construction in June 2019 for the United States’ South region was 13,800, compared to 17,500 for June 2018, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

1,000 businesses in Hinds County had between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 1,000 businesses with addresses in Hinds County zip codes that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

93 businesses in Hinds County had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There were 93 businesses with addresses in Hinds County zip codes that had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

U.S. communication construction spending up 1.19% from April to May 2019

Communication spending for May 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.93 billion.

Census Bureau reports Lucedale population was 3,007 in 2017

Lucedale, Mississippi had a population of 3,007 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Mississippi Business Daily.

24.8 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Walls, Mississippi

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

Census Bureau: 5.7% of people in Verona identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 3,059 citizens living in Verona in 2017, 94.3% said they were only one race while 5.7% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Mississippi Business Daily.

Natchez ranks 18th in Mississippi total widow and parent beneficiaries in 2018

There were 1,215 OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in Natchez in 2018, ranking it the 18th in Mississippi, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

516 businesses in Hinds County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 516 businesses with addresses in Hinds County zip codes that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

732 businesses in Hinds County had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 732 businesses with addresses in Hinds County zip codes that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

U.S. public safety construction spending up 5.14% from April to May 2019

Public Safety spending for May 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $856 million.

Census Bureau: Pascagoula, Mississippi saw more residents between ages 25 and 34 in 2017

Of the 21,935 people residing in Pascagoula, Mississippi in 2017, the median age was 36, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Mississippi Business Daily.

Shipments of machinery fall 2.1 percent in July

Shipments for machinery decreased $699 million, or 2.1 percent, to $32.8 billion in July, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in September.

Median business size in 38803 in 2016: between 5 and 9 employees

The median business size in Mississippi ZIP code 38803 in 2016 was between five and nine employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Mississippi ranks 36th in the U.S. for the most total taxes paid in 2018.

In 2018, Mississippi collected $2.1 billion in total taxes, ranking it 36th in the United States, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Census Bureau: 72.15% of people in Leflore County were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 30,113 citizens living in Leflore County in 2017, 21,726 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Mississippi Business Daily.

Total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in Mississippi ZIP 38722 stay unchanged in 2018

There were 10 total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in Mississippi zip code 38722 in 2018, the same number as in 2017, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

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