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Farm product raw materials wholesalers report 11.9 percent increase in year-over-year May sales

Sales by farm product raw materials wholesalers in May 2019 were $16.3 billion, an increase of 11.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Shipments of ferrous metal foundries fall 2.4 percent in June

Shipments for ferrous metal foundries decreased $37 million, or 2.4 percent, to $1.5 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of fabricated metal products climb 0.7 percent in June

Shipments for fabricated metal products increased $220 million, or 0.7 percent, to $33.9 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of machinery climb 0.7 percent in June

Shipments for machinery increased $225 million, or 0.7 percent, to $33.5 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Census Bureau: 3.9% of people in Arden Hills identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 10,250 citizens living in Arden Hills in 2017, 96.1% said they were only one race while 3.9% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Minnesota Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 1.9% of people in Arlington identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 2,179 citizens living in Arlington in 2017, 98.1% said they were only one race while 1.9% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Minnesota Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 0.8% of people in Ashby identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 517 citizens living in Ashby in 2017, 99.2% said they were only one race while 0.8% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Minnesota Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 2.7% of people in Audubon identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 546 citizens living in Audubon in 2017, 97.3% said they were only one race while 2.7% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Minnesota Business Daily.

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

All 101 citizens living in Avoca in 2017 were white, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Minnesota Business Daily.

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

All 1,707 citizens living in Avon in 2017 were white, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Minnesota Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 3.3% of people in Babbitt identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 1,496 citizens living in Babbitt in 2017, 96.7% said they were only one race while 3.3% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Minnesota Business Daily.

Rochester non-farm payroll employees increase by 0.8% since April

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of May in the Rochester metropolitan statistical area was 124,000, a 0.8 percent increase over the previous month, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

42.7% of households in Inger received food stamps in 2017

Inger ranked 13th in Minnesota for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

39.2% of households in Bena received food stamps in 2017

Bena ranked 14th in Minnesota for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

38.9% of households in Bock received food stamps in 2017

Bock ranked 15th in Minnesota for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

36.4% of households in Mapleview received food stamps in 2017

Mapleview ranked 16th in Minnesota for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

36.2% of households in Red Lake received food stamps in 2017

Red Lake ranked 17th in Minnesota for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

35.3% of households in Ogema received food stamps in 2017

Ogema ranked 18th in Minnesota for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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