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Sales of new homes approved for construction slows in July compared to June 2019

The number of new houses not constructed yet but sold in the United States in July was 17,000, compared to 19,000 in June, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

U.S. supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores estimate 3.2 percent sales decrease for June

Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores in June 2019 saw sales decrease 3.2 percent from the previous month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Census Bureau: 3.8% of people in Manly identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 1,393 citizens living in Manly in 2017, 96.2% said they were only one race while 3.8% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Iowa Business Daily.

35.8% unemployed in Denison in 2017

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

Census Bureau: 70.14% of people in Coulter were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 221 citizens living in Coulter in 2017, 155 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

Census Bureau: Zwingle, Iowa saw more residents between ages 25 and 34 in 2017

Of the 106 people residing in Zwingle, Iowa in 2017, the median age was 44, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 76.57% of people in Council Bluffs were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 62,317 citizens living in Council Bluffs in 2017, 47,716 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Iowa zip 50057 increases in 2018

There were 10 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Iowa zip code 50057 in 2018, a 100 percent increase over 2017, which had five total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Iowa zip 50049 increases in 2018

There were 195 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Iowa zip code 50049 in 2018, a 5.4 percent increase over 2017, which had 185 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Census Bureau: Ames, Iowa saw more residents between ages 20 and 24 in 2017

Of the 65,005 people residing in Ames, Iowa in 2017, the median age was 23, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

41.7% unemployed in Popejoy in 2017

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

Coburg ranked 480th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Coburg ranked 480th among cities in Iowa by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Iowa zip 50040 unchanged in 2018

There were 30 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Iowa zip code 50040 in 2018, unchanged from 2017, which had 30 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

41.7% unemployed in Alexander in 2017

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

Census Bureau: More women than men in Bussey in 2017

Of the 551 people living in Bussey in 2017, 53.9 percent (297) were women and 46.1 percent (254) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily

39.8% unemployed in Manilla in 2017

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

23.9% unemployed in Coulter in 2017

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

17.3 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Ledyard, Iowa

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

26.3 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Leland, Iowa

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

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Iowa zip 50039 unchanged in 2018

There were 50 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Iowa zip code 50039 in 2018, unchanged from 2017, which had 50 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

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