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Median business size in 19956 in 2016: less than 5 employees

The median business size in Delaware ZIP code 19956 in 2016 was less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in Delaware ZIP 19956 increase in 2018

There were 205 total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in Delaware zip code 19956 in 2018, a 5.1 percent increase over 2017, which had 195 total widow and parent beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Total OASDI beneficiaries in Delaware zip 19956 increase in 2018

There were 3,480 total OASDI beneficiaries in Delaware zip code 19956 in 2018, a 0.72 percent increase over 2017, which had only 3,455 total beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Delaware zip 19956 decreases in 2018

There were 550 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Delaware zip code 19956 in 2018, a 1.8 percent decrease from 2017, which had 560 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Median business size in Sussex County in 2016: less than 5 employees

Median-sized businesses in Sussex County zip codes in 2016 have less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Delaware zip 19956 increases in 2018

There were 2,450 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Delaware zip code 19956 in 2018, a 2.3 percent increase over 2017, which had only 2,395 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

19 businesses in 19956 had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 19 businesses in Delaware zip code 19956 that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

31 businesses in 19956 had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 31 businesses in Delaware zip code 19956 that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Laurel in 2017

Of the 4,147 people living in Laurel in 2017, 58.5 percent (2,428) were women and 41.5 percent (1,719) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Delaware Business Daily

One business in 19956 had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There was one business in Delaware zip code 19956 that had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

53 businesses in 19956 had between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 53 businesses in Delaware zip code 19956 that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Five businesses in 19956 had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016

There were five businesses in Delaware zip code 19956 that had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

163 businesses in 19956 had fewer than five employees in 2016

There were 163 businesses in Delaware zip code 19956 that had fewer than five employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

35.1% unemployed in Laurel in 2017

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

Laurel ranked 72nd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Laurel ranked 72nd among cities in Delaware by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau: 60.62% of people in Laurel were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 4,147 citizens living in Laurel in 2017, 2,514 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Delaware Business Daily.

Census Bureau: Laurel, Delaware saw more residents in the age bracket for children under 5 years old in 2017

Of the 4,147 people residing in Laurel, Delaware in 2017, the median age was 24, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Delaware Business Daily.

15.3 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Laurel, Delaware

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

Census Bureau reports Laurel population was 4,147 in 2017

Laurel, Delaware had a population of 4,147 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Delaware Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 5.5% of people in Laurel identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 4,147 citizens living in Laurel in 2017, 94.5% said they were only one race while 5.5% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Delaware Business Daily.

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