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18.3% of households in Salem received food stamps in 2017

Salem ranked 200th in Iowa for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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.

18.1% of households in Armstrong received food stamps in 2017

Armstrong ranked 204th in Iowa for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau reports Marcus population was 1,062 in 2017

Marcus, Iowa had a population of 1,062 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

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

Of the 3,817 people residing in Monticello, Iowa in 2017, the median age was 40, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

18.3% of households in Oelwein received food stamps in 2017

Oelwein ranked 199th in Iowa for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

18.2% of households in Buckeye received food stamps in 2017

Buckeye ranked 203rd in Iowa for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Security Savings Bank in Gowrie receives satisfactory rating from feds

Security Savings Bank in Gowrie, Iowa received a CRA rating of satisfactory in its most recent examination by federal regulators.

Wellsburg ranked 364th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Wellsburg ranked 364th among cities in Iowa by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Iowa Lakes Community College enrolls 2,051 undergrads

At Iowa Lakes Community College, 85 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 56 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

29.1% unemployed in Winneshiek County in 2017

29.1 percent of Winneshiek County 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 Akron in 2017

Of the 1,532 people living in Akron in 2017, 56.2 percent (861) were women and 43.8 percent (671) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily

Census Bureau: More men than women in Alden in 2017

Of the 814 people living in Alden in 2017, 48.3 percent (393) were women and 51.7 percent (421) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily

Paper and paper products wholesalers report 0.1 percent increase in June inventories

Inventories held by paper and paper products wholesalers in June were valued at $9.5 billion, an increase of 0.1 percent from the revised May 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 2% of people in Hazleton identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 838 citizens living in Hazleton in 2017, 98% said they were only one race while 2% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Iowa Business Daily.

Community Bank of Oelwein last evaluated by feds in 2016

Community Bank of Oelwein in Oelwein, Iowa received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on May 1, 2016.

Census Bureau: 76.76% of people in Camanche were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 4,350 citizens living in Camanche in 2017, 3,339 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

Census Bureau: Greenfield, Iowa saw more residents between ages 45 and 54 in 2017

Of the 1,821 people residing in Greenfield, Iowa in 2017, the median age was 45, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Iowa Business Daily.

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

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

95 percent of applicants to Emmaus Bible College were admitted for fall 2018

At Emmaus Bible College, 88 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 55 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

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