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Communications equipment industry’s Q1 retained earnings down 45.8%

The communications equipment industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was down 45.8 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers report $30.6 billion in January inventories

Inventories held by miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers in January 2019 were valued at $30.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Sleepy Hollow ranked 132nd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Sleepy Hollow ranked 132nd among cities in Illinois by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

38.3% of households in Pulaski received food stamps in 2017

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

Census Bureau reports Cumberland County population was 10,899 in 2017

Cumberland County, Illinois had a population of 10,899 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Illinois Business Daily.

Aerospace products and parts industry reports $79.4 billion in Q1 net sales

The aerospace products and parts industry had $79.4 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

Lakemoor ranked 133rd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Lakemoor ranked 133rd among cities in Illinois by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Home vacancies in Illinois down 0.1% from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Home vacancies in Illinois were 1.6 percent in the first quarter of 2019, a 0.1 percent decrease from the previous quarter, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

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.

38.2% of households in Wilsonville received food stamps in 2017

Wilsonville ranked 28th in Illinois for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Grand Rivers Community Bank in Grand Chain rated as "satisfactory" by feds

Grand Rivers Community Bank in Grand Chain, Illinois has been rated as "satisfactory" by federal regulators.

Glen Carbon ranked 129th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Glen Carbon ranked 129th among cities in Illinois by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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

Of the 184 citizens living in Beason 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 Illinois Business Daily.

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.

Davenport-Moline-Rock Island non-farm payroll employees increase by 1% since April

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of May in the Davenport-Moline-Rock Island metropolitan statistical area was 189,700, a 1 percent increase over the previous month, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Farmers-Merchants National Bank of Paxton receives satisfactory rating from feds

Farmers-Merchants National Bank of Paxton in Paxton, Illinois received a CRA rating of satisfactory in its most recent examination by federal regulators.

Grand Ridge National Bank rated as "satisfactory" by feds

Grand Ridge National Bank, Illinois has been rated as "satisfactory" by federal regulators.

Shipments of ventilation, heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment manufacturing climb 0.2 percent in June

Shipments for ventilation, heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment manufacturing increased $8 million, or 0.2 percent, to $4.2 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Public safety construction spending in April hits $9.9 billion

Construction spending on public safety structures for April 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $9.9 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Census Bureau: 0.4% of people in Beckemeyer identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 1,002 citizens living in Beckemeyer in 2017, 99.6% said they were only one race while 0.4% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Illinois Business Daily.

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