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VA reports increase in number of August appointments scheduled at VA New Jersey HCS health facility in Hamilton

The VA New Jersey Health Care System, subsidiary 561GA in Hamilton, New Jersey scheduled 2,095 pending appointments in August compared to 1,764 during the same period last year, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs.

U.S. shoe stores estimate 7.3 percent sales decrease for June

Shoe stores in June 2019 saw sales decrease 7.3 percent from the previous month, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Advance Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services Survey.

U.S. household appliance stores estimate 6.5 percent sales decrease for June compared to last year

Household appliance stores in June 2019 saw a 6.5 percent decrease 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.

New manufacturing orders for communication equipment climb 2 percent in May

New orders for communication equipment increased $72 million, or 2 percent, to $3.70 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Camden County College enrolls 9,675 undergrads

At Camden County College, 56 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 61 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Census Bureau: 2.2% of people in North Haledon identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 8,564 citizens living in North Haledon in 2017, 97.8% said they were only one race while 2.2% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the New Jersey Business Daily.

South Amboy ranked 293rd in state for resident earnings in 2017

South Amboy ranked 293rd among cities in New Jersey by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report 1.5 percent decrease in July sales

Sales by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in July were $48.4 billion, a decrease of 1.5 percent from the revised June 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. electronics and appliance stores estimate 6.6 percent sales decrease for June compared to last year

Electronics and appliance stores in June 2019 saw a 6.6 percent decrease 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.

34.6% unemployed in Cliffside Park in 2017

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

24.8% unemployed in Fairview in 2017

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

28% unemployed in Atlantic Highlands in 2017

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

Census Bureau: 73.8% of people in Elizabeth were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 129,363 citizens living in Elizabeth in 2017, 95,466 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the New Jersey Business Daily.

Census Bureau: 0.8% of people in North Beach Haven identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 2,103 citizens living in North Beach Haven 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 New Jersey Business Daily.

Lavallette ranked 292nd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Lavallette ranked 292nd among cities in New Jersey by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in New Jersey zip 07077 decreases in 2018

There were 90 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in New Jersey zip code 07077 in 2018, a 10 percent decrease from 2017, which had 100 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in New Jersey zip 07073 decreases in 2018

There were 170 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in New Jersey zip code 07073 in 2018, a 2.9 percent decrease from 2017, which had 175 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Cost of college went up for all students at William Paterson University of New Jersey

In-state tuition and fees rose 3.2 percent for 2018-19 at William Paterson University of New Jersey, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in New Jersey zip 07074 remains the same in 2018

There were 95 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in New Jersey zip code 07074 in 2018, which is unchanged from 2017, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

VA New Jersey HCS facility in Paterson scheduled 1,414 medical appointments in August 2019

The VA New Jersey Health Care System, subsidiary 561GJ in Paterson, New Jersey scheduled 1,414 pending appointments during the period ending September 1, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs.

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