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Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Connecticut zip 06039 remains the same in 2018

There were 30 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Connecticut zip code 06039 in 2018, which is unchanged from 2017, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Grocery and related products wholesalers report 1.4 percent increase in July inventories

Inventories held by grocery and related products wholesalers in July were valued at $40 billion, an increase of 1.4 percent from the revised June 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Petroleum and petroleum products wholesalers report $58.1 billion in June sales

Sales by petroleum and petroleum products wholesalers in June 2019 were $58.1 billion.

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.

VA reports increase in number of August appointments scheduled at VA Connecticut HCS health facility in New London

The VA Connecticut Health Care System, subsidiary 689HC in New London, Connecticut scheduled 1,784 pending appointments in August compared to 1,570 during the same period last year, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Connecticut zip 6468 increases in 2018

There were 2,705 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Connecticut zip code 6468 in 2018, a 2.9 percent increase over 2017, which had only 2,630 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Residents and visitors to New Jersey paid $35.4 billion in taxes in 2018

New Jersey collected $35.4 billion in taxes in 2018, a 6.8 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Furniture and home furnishings wholesalers report 1.2 percent decrease in July sales

Sales by furniture and home furnishings wholesalers in July were $8.2 billion, a decrease of 1.2 percent from the revised June 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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.

Average VA Purchase Loan amount in Connecticut declines from Q1 to Q2 2019

The average VA Purchase Loan amount for Connecticut in the second quarter of fiscal year 2019 was $265,166, according to figures provided by the Veterans Affairs Home Loans Index

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.

VA Purchase Loans in Connecticut average $266,157 for Q1 2019

The average VA Purchase Loan amount for Connecticut in the first quarter of fiscal year 2019 was $266,157, according to figures provided by the Veterans Affairs Home Loans Index.

New Hampshire's miscellaneous tax revenues down 25.6 percent since Q1 2019

New Hampshire collected $29 million in miscellaneous tax revenue during the first quarter of 2019, a 25.6 percent decrease over the previous quarter when $39 million was reported, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Quarterly Summary of State and Local Taxes.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Connecticut zip 6484 increases in 2018

There were 7,210 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Connecticut zip code 6484 in 2018, a 2.1 percent increase over 2017, which had only 7,060 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

New Haven non-farm payroll employees increase by 0.5% since last year

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of January in the New Haven metropolitan statistical area was 280,200, a 0.5 percent increase over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Connecticut zip 06037 decreases in 2018

There were 400 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Connecticut zip code 06037 in 2018, a 3.6 percent decrease from 2017, which had 415 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

U.S. beer, wine and liquor stores estimate 2 percent sales decrease for June

Beer, wine and liquor stores in June 2019 saw sales decrease 2 percent from the previous month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

Average VA Purchase Loan amount in Connecticut declines from 2017 to 2018

The average VA Purchase Loan amount for Connecticut in the fiscal year 2018 was $524.5 million, according to figures provided by the Veterans Affairs Home Loans Index.

Completed construction of Northeast housing units in May decreases over previous month

The total number of housing units completed in May for the United States’ Northeast region was 8,100, compared to 8,900 for April, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

U.S. full-service restaurants report $28 billion in sales for June

The estimated sales for full-service restaurants during June 2019 was $28 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

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