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VA reports increase in number of August appointments scheduled at Chillicothe VAMC health facility in Cambridge

The Chillicothe VA Medical Center, subsidiary 538GE in Cambridge, Ohio scheduled 2,444 pending appointments in August compared to 2,223 during the same period last year, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Completed construction of Midwest housing units in May increases over previous month

The total number of housing units completed in May for the United States’ Midwest region was 16,800, compared to 15,200 for April, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

U.S. retail and food services sales estimate 1.6 percent sales increase for June compared to last year

Retail and food services sales in June 2019 saw a 1.6 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.

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: nobody in Millersport identified as multi-racial in 2017

All 1,220 citizens living in Millersport in 2017 were white, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Ohio Business Daily.

Cost of college went up for all students at Advertising Art Educational Services DBA School of Advertising Art

Tuition and fees rose 4 percent for 2018-19 at Advertising Art Educational Services DBA School of Advertising Art, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Census Bureau: 79.39% of people in Danville were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 1,208 citizens living in Danville in 2017, 959 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Ohio Business Daily.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Broughton in 2017

Of the 106 people living in Broughton in 2017, 60.4 percent (64) were women and 39.6 percent (42) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Ohio Business Daily

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

The average VA Purchase Loan amount for Ohio in the fiscal year 2018 was $2 billion, according to figures provided by the Veterans Affairs Home Loans Index.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Brunswick in 2017

Of the 34,658 people living in Brunswick in 2017, 51.5 percent (17,861) were women and 48.5 percent (16,797) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Ohio Business Daily

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Ohio zip 44250 increases in 2018

There were 155 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Ohio zip code 44250 in 2018, a 3.3 percent increase over 2017, which had only 150 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Ohio zip 44232 increases in 2018

There were 35 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Ohio zip code 44232 in 2018, a 16.7 percent increase over 2017, which had only 30 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

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.

Kent State University at East Liverpool enrolls 1,120 undergrads

At Kent State University at East Liverpool, 66 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 68 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Census Bureau: nobody in Middle Point identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 495 citizens living in Middle Point in 2017, everyone said they were only one race, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Ohio Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 3.6% of people in Middleport identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 2,230 citizens living in Middleport in 2017, 96.4% said they were only one race while 3.6% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Ohio Business Daily.

20.7% of households in Negley received food stamps in 2017

Negley ranked 294th in Ohio for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Beckfield College-Tri-County enrolls 277 undergrads

At Beckfield College-Tri-County, 73 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 92 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

30.2 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Masury, Ohio

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

Ohio collected 13% more in taxes on general corporation licenses in 2018

Of the $29.1 billion in taxes collected by Ohio in 2018, $297.5 million came from taxes on general corporation licenses, a 13 percent increase over the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

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