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Kahului ranked 77th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Kahului ranked 77th among cities in Hawaii by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

U.S. retail sales estimate 1.4 percent sales increase for June compared to last year

Retail sales in June 2019 saw a 1.4 percent increase in sales compared to the same month the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

60 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Makena, Hawaii

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

Furniture and home furnishings wholesalers report 1.2 percent decrease in July sales

Sales by furniture and home furnishings wholesalers in July were $8.2 billion, a decrease of 1.2 percent from the revised June 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Petroleum and petroleum products wholesalers report $58.1 billion in June sales

Sales by petroleum and petroleum products wholesalers in June 2019 were $58.1 billion.

U.S. full-service restaurants report $28 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for full-service restaurants during June 2019 was $28 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

39.3% unemployed in Waianae in 2017

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

Average VA Purchase Loan amount in Hawaii increases from 2017 to 2018

The average VA Purchase Loan amount for Hawaii in the fiscal year 2018 was $1.5 billion, according to figures provided by the Veterans Affairs Home Loans Index.

U.S. beer, wine and liquor stores estimate 2 percent sales decrease for June

Beer, wine and liquor stores in June 2019 saw sales decrease 2 percent from the previous month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Census Bureau: Kalaoa saw more residents between ages 55 and 64 in 2017

Of the 11,107 people residing in Kalaoa, a census-designated place in Hawaii, in 2017, the median age was 42, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Hawaii Business Daily.

Residents and visitors to New Mexico paid $5.7 billion in taxes in 2018

New Mexico collected $5.7 billion in taxes in 2018, a 0.6 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Census Bureau: 81.77% of people in Honokaa were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 2,299 citizens living in Honokaa in 2017, 1,880 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Hawaii Business Daily.

VA reports increase in number of appointments at VA Pacific Islands HCS health facility in Urban Honolulu in August

The VA Pacific Islands Health Care System, subsidiary 459 in Urban Honolulu, Hawaii scheduled 26,706 pending appointments in August compared to 25,379 the previous month, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Census Bureau: More men than women in Holualoa in 2017

Of the 8,732 people living in Holualoa in 2017, 48.6 percent (4,244) were women and 51.4 percent (4,488) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Hawaii Business Daily

U.S. motor vehicle and parts dealers estimate 0.9 percent sales increase for June compared to last year

Motor vehicle and parts dealers in June 2019 saw a 0.9 percent increase in sales compared to the same month the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Census Bureau: Orchidlands Estates saw more residents between ages 35 and 44 in 2017

Of the 3,310 people residing in Orchidlands Estates, a census-designated place in Hawaii, in 2017, the median age was 35, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Hawaii Business Daily.

Grocery and related products wholesalers report 1.4 percent increase in July inventories

Inventories held by grocery and related products wholesalers in July were valued at $40 billion, an increase of 1.4 percent from the revised June 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Sales of homes under construction slows in July compared to June 2019

The number of new houses under construction that sold in the United States in July was 19,000, compared to 22,000 in June, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Residents and visitors to New Jersey paid $35.4 billion in taxes in 2018

New Jersey collected $35.4 billion in taxes in 2018, a 6.8 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Census Bureau: 33.4% of people in Naalehu identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 943 citizens living in Naalehu in 2017, 66.6% said they were only one race while 33.4% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Hawaii Business Daily.

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