MSA and Micrometropolitan Business Patterns

MSA and micrometropolitan Business Patterns provides  the same detailed annual information at the as County Business Patterns on the number of business establishments, number of employees, and quarterly and annual payroll.  The data is available at the six digit NAICS Code (depending on the size of the population). It is important to note that this […]

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ZIP Code Business Patterns

ZIP Code Business Patterns provides  the same detailed annual information at the ZIP Code level as County Business Patterns on the number of business establishments, number of employees, and quarterly and annual payroll.  The data is available at the six digit NAICS Code (depending on the size of the population). It is important to note […]

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Principal Federal Economic Indicators

Be the first on your block to receive monthly and quarterly updates  from the U.S. Department of Commerce  Economic & Statistics Administration (ESA). Simply sign up for Principal Federal Economic Indicators and receive email updates of the following: Advance Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services Advance Report on Durable Goods Construction Put in Place Gross Domestic Produce […]

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Consumer Expenditure Survey (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)  Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE) provides information on the buying habits of American consumers.  Many private data providers rely on the CES as the basis for their projections. Reported annually, the CES includes spending on a wide variety of consumer goods and services ( i.e. food, clothing, household goods, automobiles). […]

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County Business Patterns (2008)

County Business Patterns (CDP) provides  detailed annual information on the number of business establishments, number of employees, and quarterly and annual payroll for most of the 1,100 industries covered at the national, state and county levels. CBP includes data on establishments, employment and payroll at the six digit NAICS Code (depending on the size of […]

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USA Counties

Another data profile site from the U.S. Census, USA Counties features over 6,800 data items for the United States, States and counties from a variety of sources. Much of the data is as recent as 2009. USA Counties also includes many items from the 2000 Census of Population and Housing, the 1990 census, the 1980 […]

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USA MapStats Profiles

MapStats, is an application provided through the FedStats website.  MapStats Profiles include basic demographic, housing, and business data by county and place. MapStats includes good descriptions of the data and how it was derived by simply clicking on the “?”. Click here for a sample profile. FedStats contains one of THE best, if not THE […]

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Economic Census Quick Reports

Economic Census Quick Reports provide easy access to key statistics from the 2007 Economic Census, including county level data on the number of business establishments, sales, annual payroll, and the number of employees; all at the 2 to 6 digit NAICS level. Click here for a sample Quick Report.

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Community Economic Development (CED) HotReport

The CED HotReport includes economic indicators for individual counties and Employment and Training Administration’s WIRED Regions.  The indicators are tailored to economic development decision-making. It is a free, easy to use portal to that provides detailed information for local and regional areas. Data covers a wide variety of topics, and utilizes a multitude of sources. […]

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County Quick Facts

County Quick Facts, by the U.S. Census, is exactly that, a quick overview of counties and major cities. These brief profiles include an interesting variety of information from basic demographics to land area, persons per square mile, and retail sales per capita. Click here for a sample report. If you have used County Quick Facts,  […]

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