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Motor vehicles and parts industry reports $208.7 billion in Q1 net sales

The motor vehicles and parts industry had $208.7 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

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.

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.

U.S. administrative and support and waste management and remediation services report $256.2 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for administrative and support and waste management and remediation services across the U.S. was $256.2 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

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.

43.7% of households in Toomsuba received food stamps in 2017

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

Sewage and waste disposal construction spending in March hits $25.4 billion

Construction spending on sewage and waste disposal structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $25.4 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

$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.

Mississippi collected $7.9 billion in property taxes in 2018

Of the $7.9 billion in taxes collected by Mississippi in 2018, 0.4 percent, or $29.5 million, came from property taxes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

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.

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: nobody in Belzoni identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 2,137 citizens living in Belzoni in 2017, everyone said they were only one race, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Mississippi Business Daily.

Communications equipment industry had retained earnings deficit of $90.5 billion in Q1

The communications equipment industry reported a retained earnings deficit of $90.5 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Farm product raw materials wholesalers report 4.2 percent increase in year-over-year June inventories

Inventories held by farm product raw materials wholesalers in June were valued at $25.6 billion, an increase of 4.2 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Census Bureau: 1.8% of people in Beauregard identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 555 citizens living in Beauregard in 2017, 98.2% said they were only one race while 1.8% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Mississippi Business Daily.

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.

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.

Toccopola ranked 47th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Toccopola ranked 47th among cities in Mississippi by annual earnings per resident, 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.

Whitney Bank in Gulfport last evaluated by feds in 2016

Whitney Bank in Gulfport, Mississippi received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Dec. 1, 2016.

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