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$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.

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.

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.

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.

Census Bureau reports Carroll County population was 14,704 in 2017

Carroll County, Illinois had a population of 14,704 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Illinois Business Daily.

Census Bureau reports Clay County population was 13,393 in 2017

Clay County, Illinois had a population of 13,393 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Illinois 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.

Columbia ranked 125th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Columbia ranked 125th among cities in Illinois by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Nonmetallic mineral products industry's Q1 income down 50.2%

The nonmetallic mineral products industry's after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was down 50.2 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Farmers National Bank of Griggsville last evaluated by feds in 2016

Farmers National Bank of Griggsville in Griggsville, Illinois received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on April 18, 2016.

Montgomery ranked 122nd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Montgomery ranked 122nd among cities in Illinois by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

O'Fallon ranked 127th in state for resident earnings in 2017

O'Fallon ranked 127th among cities in Illinois by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Communications equipment industry posts after-tax income of $4.4 billion in Q1

The communications equipment industry reported after-tax income of $4.4 billion in the first quarter of 2019, 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.

Community State Bank of Rock Falls evaluated by feds in 2018

Community State Bank of Rock Falls, Illinois received a "satisfactory" rating from federal regulators in 2018.

Census Bureau reports Clark County population was 15,924 in 2017

Clark County, Illinois had a population of 15,924 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Illinois Business Daily.

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.

40.7% of households in Dix received food stamps in 2017

Dix ranked 19th in Illinois for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Illinois collected $39.9 billion in property taxes in 2018

Of the $39.9 billion in taxes collected by Illinois in 2018, 0.1 percent, or $59.6 million, came from property taxes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

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.

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