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2017-2018 pay for starting teachers in Illinois averaged $39,236

A beginning teacher’s salary in Illinois averaged $39,236 for the 2017-2018 school year, the 18th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed by the National Education Association (NEA).

Buffalo ranked 500th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Buffalo ranked 500th among cities in Illinois by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau: Clay village, Illinois saw more residents between ages 25 and 34 in 2017

Of the 825 people residing in Clay village, Illinois in 2017, the median age was 34, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Illinois Business Daily.

VA reports increase in number of appointments at Ralph H. Johnson VAMC health facility in Charleston (534QC) in August

The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, subsidiary 534QC in Charleston, South Carolina scheduled 79 pending appointments in August compared to 73 the previous month, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Illinois zip 62052 increases in 2018

There were 2,015 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Illinois zip code 62052 in 2018, a 2 percent increase over 2017, which had only 1,975 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Pike County ranked 89th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Pike County ranked 89th among counties in Illinois by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau: 1.3% of people in Mercer County identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 15,794 citizens living in Mercer County in 2017, 98.7% said they were only one race while 1.3% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Illinois Business Daily.

Census Bureau: Mason, Illinois saw more residents between ages 55 and 64 in 2017

Of the 336 people residing in Mason, Illinois in 2017, the median age was 35, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Illinois Business Daily.

Danville non-farm payroll employees decrease by 1.8% since last year

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of January in the Danville metropolitan statistical area was 27,100, a 1.8 percent decrease over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

39.2% unemployed in Arrowsmith in 2017

39.2 percent of Arrowsmith residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

46.3% unemployed in Buckner in 2017

46.3 percent of Buckner residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 1.3% of people in Melrose Park identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 25,447 citizens living in Melrose Park in 2017, 98.7% said they were only one race while 1.3% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Illinois Business Daily.

U.S. clothing stores estimate 7.2 percent sales decrease for June

Clothing stores in June 2019 saw sales decrease 7.2 percent from the previous month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

New Mexico's miscellaneous tax revenues down 15 percent since Q1 2019

New Mexico collected $345 million in miscellaneous tax revenue during the first quarter of 2019, a 15 percent decrease over the previous quarter when $406 million was reported, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Quarterly Summary of State and Local Taxes.

20.8% of households in Loda received food stamps in 2017

Loda ranked 304th in Illinois for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Byron ranked 504th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Byron ranked 504th among cities in Illinois by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Smithboro ranked 506th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Smithboro ranked 506th among cities in Illinois by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Illinois decreases in 2018

There were 276,442 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Illinois in 2018, a 2% decrease from 2017, which had 282,120 total disabled beneficiaries.

VA reports increase in number of August appointments scheduled at VA Illiana HCS health facility in Danville

The VA Illiana Health Care System, subsidiary 550 in Danville, Illinois scheduled 16,563 pending appointments in August compared to 16,367 during the same period last year, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Buckingham in 2017

Of the 261 people living in Buckingham in 2017, 53.6 percent (140) were women and 46.4 percent (121) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Illinois Business Daily

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