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Approved construction of Midwest housing units in August falls over same month last year

The total number of housing units approved for construction in August 2019 for the United States' Midwest region was 18,400, compared to 19,800 for August 2018, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Median business size in 51033 in 2016: less than 5 employees

The median business size in Iowa ZIP code 51033 in 2016 was less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Median business size in Iowa in 2016: fewer than five employees

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

Total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in Iowa ZIP 50477 stay unchanged in 2018

There were 5 total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in Iowa zip code 50477 in 2018, the same number as in 2017, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

59 businesses in Jasper County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 59 businesses with addresses in Jasper County zip codes that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

9.3% of households in Spragueville received food stamps in 2017

Spragueville ranked 600th in Iowa for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

9.4% of households in Wiota received food stamps in 2017

Wiota ranked 597th in Iowa for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

17 retail trade businesses in 50126 have between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 17 retail trade businesses in Iowa ZIP code 50126 that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: Rockwell, Iowa saw more residents between ages 35 and 44 in 2017

Of the 970 people residing in Rockwell, Iowa in 2017, the median age was 42, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

Median business size in 51038 in 2016: less than 5 employees

The median business size in Iowa ZIP code 51038 in 2016 was less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: Corydon, Iowa saw more residents between ages 55 and 64 in 2017

Of the 1,579 people residing in Corydon, Iowa in 2017, the median age was 48, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

Furniture and home furnishings wholesalers report 1.9 percent increase in September sales

Sales by furniture and home furnishings wholesalers in September were $8 billion, an increase of 1.9 percent from the revised August 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

25 retail trade businesses in Butler County have between one and four employees in 2016

There were 25 retail trade businesses in Butler County zip codes that had between one and four employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Total OASDI beneficiaries in Iowa zip 51103 decrease in 2018

There were 2,815 total OASDI beneficiaries in Iowa zip code 51103 in 2018, a 0.88 percent decrease from 2017, which had only 2,840 total beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Five businesses in 52631 had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were five businesses in Iowa zip code 52631 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: 86.06% of people in Lamoni were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 2,611 citizens living in Lamoni in 2017, 2,247 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

36.2% unemployed in Albia in 2017

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

Total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in Creston decreases in 2018

There were 1,735 total OASDI widow and parent beneficiaries in Creston in 2018, a 3.6 percent decrease from 2017, which had 1,800 total widow and parent beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

14 businesses in 52641 had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016

There were 14 businesses in Iowa zip code 52641 that had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Iowa zip 51044 remains the same in 2018

There were 10 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Iowa zip code 51044 in 2018, which is unchanged from 2017, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

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