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2017-2018 pay for starting teachers in Missouri averaged $32,226

A beginning teacher’s salary in Missouri averaged $32,226 for the 2017-2018 school year, the third lowest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed by the National Education Association (NEA).

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Missouri zip 63101 decreases in 2018

There were 270 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Missouri zip code 63101 in 2018, a 6.9 percent decrease from 2017, which had 290 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Carthage in 2017

Of the 14,280 people living in Carthage in 2017, 52.1 percent (7,440) were women and 47.9 percent (6,840) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Missouri Business Daily

Kansas City VAMC facility in Excelsior Springs scheduled 709 medical appointments in August 2019

The Kansas City VA Medical Center, subsidiary 589JB in Excelsior Springs, Missouri scheduled 709 pending appointments during the period ending September 1, according to data collected from the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs.

Average VA home loan amounts in Missouri increase for 2018 vs. 2017

The average VA loan amount for Missouri in the fiscal year 2018 was $192,752, a 3.1 percent increase from the previous year, according to figures provided by the Veterans Affairs Home Loans Index.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Carl Junction in 2017

Of the 7,722 people living in Carl Junction in 2017, 54.8 percent (4,231) were women and 45.2 percent (3,491) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Missouri Business Daily

Census Bureau: Gower, Missouri saw more residents between ages 45 and 54 in 2017

Of the 1,605 people residing in Gower, Missouri in 2017, the median age was 38, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Missouri Business Daily.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Carterville in 2017

Of the 1,738 people living in Carterville in 2017, 50.2 percent (873) were women and 49.8 percent (865) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Missouri Business Daily

Census Bureau: 2% of people in Maplewood identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 7,975 citizens living in Maplewood in 2017, 98% said they were only one race while 2% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Missouri Business Daily.

Total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Missouri zip 63102 increases in 2018

There were 45 total OASDI disabled beneficiaries in Missouri zip code 63102 in 2018, a 28.6 percent increase over 2017, which had 35 total disabled beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

U.S. furniture, home furnishings, electronics and appliance stores estimate 4.6 percent sales decrease for June compared to last year

Furniture, home furnishings, electronics and appliance stores in June 2019 saw a 4.6 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.

Census Bureau: 84.0% of people in De Kalb were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 200 citizens living in De Kalb in 2017, 168 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Missouri Business Daily.

56 percent of applicants to Webster University were admitted for fall 2018

At Webster University, 69 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 55 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Census Bureau: 81.82% of people in Deerfield were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 44 citizens living in Deerfield in 2017, 36 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Missouri Business Daily.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Missouri zip 63760 increases in 2018

There were 80 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in Missouri zip code 63760 in 2018, a 6.7 percent increase over 2017, which had only 75 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

46.7% unemployed in Bismarck in 2017

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

36.4% unemployed in Chain of Rocks in 2017

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

49.7% unemployed in Potosi in 2017

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

72.2% unemployed in Triplett in 2017

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

Census Bureau: 0.7% of people in Maitland identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 296 citizens living in Maitland in 2017, 99.3% said they were only one race while 0.7% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Missouri Business Daily.

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