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Computer and peripheral equipment industry’s Q1 retained earnings down 52.3%

The computer and peripheral equipment industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was down 52.3 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 5% of people in Baltimore Highlands identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 7,565 citizens living in Baltimore Highlands in 2017, 95% said they were only one race while 5% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Maryland Business Daily.

Management and technical consulting services industry Q1 net sales up 1.1%

The management and technical consulting services industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2019 were up 1.1 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Farm product raw materials wholesalers report 4.2 percent increase in year-over-year June inventories

Inventories held by farm product raw materials wholesalers in June were valued at $25.6 billion, an increase of 4.2 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Census Bureau reports Charles County population was 156,021 in 2017

Charles County, Maryland had a population of 156,021 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Maryland Business Daily.

The Columbia Bank receives satisfactory rating from feds

The Columbia Bank in Columbia, Maryland received a CRA rating of satisfactory in its most recent examination by federal regulators.

Shipments of construction machinery manufacturing climb 2.1 percent in June

Shipments for construction machinery manufacturing increased $65 million, or 2.1 percent, to $3.2 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Census Bureau: 5.9% of people in Barton identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 454 citizens living in Barton in 2017, 94.1% said they were only one race while 5.9% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Maryland Business Daily.

Maryland collected $22.4 billion in property taxes in 2018

Of the $22.4 billion in taxes collected by Maryland in 2018, 3.6 percent, or $808.8 million, came from property taxes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

38.5% of households in Smith Island received food stamps in 2017

Smith Island ranked 19th in Maryland for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Communications equipment industry had retained earnings deficit of $90.5 billion in Q1

The communications equipment industry reported a retained earnings deficit of $90.5 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Upper Marlboro ranked 51st in state for resident earnings in 2017

Upper Marlboro ranked 51st among cities in Maryland by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

35.9% of households in Luke received food stamps in 2017

Luke ranked 24th in Maryland for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report 3.8 percent increase in year-over-year May sales

Sales by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in May 2019 were $11.6 billion, an increase of 3.8 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Revere Bank in Laurel last evaluated by feds in 2016

Revere Bank in Laurel, Maryland received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Aug. 1, 2016.

Census Bureau: nobody in Barrelville identified as multi-racial in 2017

All 63 citizens living in Barrelville in 2017 were white, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Maryland Business Daily.

Transportation construction spending in March hits $53.3 billion

Construction spending on transportation structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $53.3 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

36.4% of households in Dames Quarter received food stamps in 2017

Dames Quarter ranked 22nd in Maryland for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

U.S. utilities services report 1.6% decrease in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for utilities industries across the U.S. was $149.1 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 1.6 percent decrease from the previous quarter.

Westphalia ranked 49th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Westphalia ranked 49th among cities in Maryland by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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