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U.S. advertising, public relations and related services report 5.5% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for advertising, public relations and related services industries across the U.S. was $25.1 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 5.5 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 0.9 percent increase in June sales

Sales by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in June were $43.7 billion, an increase of 0.9 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Unfilled orders of furniture and related products fall 1 percent in April

Unfilled orders for furniture and related products decreased $88 million, or 1 percent, to $8.54 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

58.8% unemployed in Lewes in 2017

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

Delaware collects $6.8 million in motor vehicle operators license in 2017

Of the $3.6 billion in taxes collected by Delaware in 2017, 0.2 percent, or, $6.8 million, came from motor vehicle operators license, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

U.S. beer, wine and liquor stores report $5 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for beer, wine and liquor stores for June 2019 was $5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report $40.8 billion in June sales

Sales by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in June 2019 were $40.8 billion.

U.S. travel arrangement and reservation services report $12.5 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for travel arrangement and reservation services across the U.S. was $12.5 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

Illinois' miscellaneous tax revenues down 7.4 percent since Q1 2019

Illinois collected $126 million in miscellaneous tax revenue during the first quarter of 2019, a 7.4 percent decrease over the previous quarter when $136 million was reported, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Quarterly Summary of State and Local Taxes.

Construction started on South US multi-family homes in June falls over previous month

The total number of multi-family homes started in June 2019 in the United States’ South region was 12,800, compared to 20,900 for May, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Census Bureau reports Georgetown population was 7,002 in 2017

Georgetown, Delaware had a population of 7,002 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Delaware Business Daily.

Home vacancies in Delaware down 1.3% from 2017 to 2018

Home vacancies in Delaware were 1.1 percent in 2018, a decrease of 1.3 percent from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in April.

New construction of single-family homes in the South in June increases over same month last year

The total number of single-family homes started in June 2019 for the United States’ South region was 44,500, compared to 42,500 for June 2018, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

VA provides 14.4% less Purchase Loans in Delaware in Q2 vs. Q1 2019

The number of VA Purchase Loans for Delaware in the second quarter of fiscal year 2019 was 274, and totaled $74.3 million, according to figures provided by the Veterans Affairs Home Loans Index.

Delaware collects $134,000 in public utilities license in 2018

Of the $4.2 billion in taxes collected by Delaware in 2018, $134,000, came from public utilities license, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Census Bureau: More men than women in Ardencroft in 2017

Of the 223 people living in Ardencroft in 2017, 49.3 percent (110) were women and 50.7 percent (113) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Delaware Business Daily

Residents and visitors to Alaska paid $1.6 billion in taxes in 2018

Alaska collected $1.6 billion in taxes in 2018, a 38.1 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

$324.1 billion spent on public construction in June 2019

Total construction spending by the public sector for June 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $324.1 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Construction on nearly 40,200 housing units completed in June in South

The total number of single-family homes completed in June for the South region of the U.S. was 40,200, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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