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Census Bureau: More women than men in Choctaw in 2017

Of the 903 people living in Choctaw in 2017, 51.3 percent (463) were women and 48.7 percent (440) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Louisiana Business Daily

Central Louisiana Technical Community College enrolls 2,688 undergrads

At Central Louisiana Technical Community College, 71 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 57 percent are male, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Census Bureau: 77.9% of people in DeQuincy were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 3,145 citizens living in DeQuincy in 2017, 2,450 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Louisiana Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 75.58% of people in DeRidder were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 10,995 citizens living in DeRidder in 2017, 8,310 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Louisiana Business Daily.

New Roads ranked 242nd in state for resident earnings in 2017

New Roads ranked 242nd among cities in Louisiana by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Louisiana zip 70069 remains the same in 2018

There were 100 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Louisiana zip code 70069 in 2018, which is unchanged from 2017, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Alexandria non-farm payroll employees decrease by 0.7% since last year

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of January in the Alexandria metropolitan statistical area was 60,900, a 0.7 percent decrease over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Rodessa ranked 243rd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Rodessa ranked 243rd among cities in Louisiana by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Waggaman ranked 244th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Waggaman ranked 244th among cities in Louisiana by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

36.1% unemployed in Simsboro in 2017

36.1 percent of Simsboro residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

15% of households in Gueydan received food stamps in 2017

Gueydan ranked 289th in Louisiana for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau: 0.6% of people in Marion identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 969 citizens living in Marion in 2017, 99.4% said they were only one race while 0.6% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Louisiana Business Daily.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Louisiana zip 70068 decreases in 2018

There were 1,150 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Louisiana zip code 70068 in 2018, a 0.4 percent decrease from 2017, which had 1,155 total disabled beneficiaries, 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.

11.6 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Lecompte, Louisiana

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

24.4 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Laplace, Louisiana

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

Cost of college was unchanged for all students at River Parishes Community College

In-state tuition and fees were unchanged for 2018-19 at River Parishes Community College, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

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.

Census Bureau: 5.3% of people in Marksville identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 5,519 citizens living in Marksville in 2017, 94.7% said they were only one race while 5.3% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Louisiana Business Daily.

Bank of Ruston last evaluated by feds in 2017

Bank of Ruston in Ruston, Louisiana received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Nov. 6, 2017.

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