U.S. Census Bureau

December Housing Starts Stumble, but 2017 Posts 10-Year High

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Tuesday morning that new housing starts in December fell to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.192 ...
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US Population Adds One Person Every 18 Seconds

The combined total of births, deaths, and net immigration will add one more person to the total U.S. population every 18 seconds in 2018. The U.S. population on New Year's ...
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November New Home Sales Soar for Third Straight Month

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Monday morning that sales of new homes in November rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of ...
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November Housing Starts at Year-to-Date High

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Tuesday morning that new housing starts in November rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.297 ...
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October New Home Sales Jump for Second Straight Month

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Monday morning that sales of new homes in October rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of ...
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Durable Goods Orders Tumbled in October

The U.S. Department of Commerce reported on Wednesday that October's reading on durable goods contracted by 1.2% to $236 billion month over month. The consensus estimate from Bloomberg called for ...
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October Housing Starts Up Sharply as Rebuilding Begins

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Friday morning that new housing starts in October rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.29 ...
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October Retail Sales Up on Strong Car Sales

U.S. consumer spending increased by 0.2% year over year in October and by 4.6% above a revised September increase of 1.9% (up from 1.6%). The U.S. Census Bureau released its ...
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New Construction Spending Modestly Higher in September

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Wednesday morning that construction spending in September rose by 0.3% to an estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of about $1.2195 trillion, above the upwardly revised ...
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September New Home Sales Post 10-Year High

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Wednesday morning that sales of new homes in September jumped to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of ...
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September Housing Starts Stumble After Hurricanes

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Wednesday morning that new housing starts in September fell to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.127 ...
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Immigrant Number Climbs in US, Forecast to Have Highest Share Ever in 2023

The immigration population in the United States climbed to a record 43.7 million people, or 13.5% of the total U.S. population, in 2016, according to a recent report from the ...
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September Retail Sales Highest Since 2015

U.S. consumer spending increased by 0.7% year over year in September and rose by 1.6% year over year, the largest increase in two and a half years, according to Friday ...
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New Construction Spending Up Solidly in August

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Monday morning that construction spending in August rose by 0.5% to an estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of about $1.2183 trillion, above the upwardly revised ...
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New Home Sales Fell in August as For-Sale Inventory Climbed

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Wednesday morning that sales of new homes in August slipped to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of ...
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