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The Richest County in Every State

The wealthiest parts of the country are clustered around metropolitan areas in the Northeast, the Mid Atlantic, and the West Coast. Of the 15 wealthiest major U.S. counties based on median annual........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 11th, 2017

The Richest County in Every State

The wealthiest parts of the country are clustered around metropolitan areas in the Northeast, the Mid Atlantic, and the West Coast. Of the 15 wealthiest major U.S. counties based on median annual........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 11th, 2017

The Poorest County in Every State

Incomes vary considerably across the country as well as within states. The income gaps between each state’s richest county and poorest county also vary considerably, with some states more equal........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 5th, 2017

Forbes: These are Florida"s 20 richest billionaires

The Sunshine State is home to 51 of the world’s 2,043 billionaires, according to Forbes’ 31st Annual World’s Billionaires List, released Monday. Compared to 2015, there are nine more billionaires now calling Florida home. Click through the attached.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2017

These are Florida"s 20 richest billionaires

The Sunshine State is home to 51 of the world’s 2,043 billionaires, according to Forbes’ 31st Annual World’s Billionaires List, released Monday. Compared to 2015, there are nine more billionaires now calling Florida home. Of the Top 20 Flor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2017

Gwinnett adds 55 acres, eight miles of contiguous public land along Chattahoochee

Gwinnett County is adding a new amenity — the state's longest stretch of public land along the Chattahoochee River set aside for recreation. The Trust for Public Land and the National Park Service just announced the agreement, which adds 55 acres .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2017

America"s richest states: What they export, who they employ

Income discrepancy by state is a big deal. It plays an important factor in the residents' quality of life, education and affects how they vote......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 17th, 2017

Oregon judge rules against double overtime for manufacturing employees

An expanded interpretation of overtime for manufacturing employees in Oregon — now the subject of a dispute between business groups and a state agency— was rejected by a Multnomah County Circuit Court judge. Judge Kathleen M. Dailey ruled aga.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2017

The County With the Most Expensive Housing Market in Every State

Home prices are higher today than they were before the housing bubble. Because incomes have increased at a slower pace than housing prices, however, housing affordability has actually declined.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 16th, 2017

The Most Obese County in Every State

The average life expectancy of moderately obese people is about three years shorter than it is for the average American. At the extreme, severe obesity can lower life expectancy by 10 years.........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 14th, 2017

Here"s the Most Expensive Zip Code in Every State

Forget about the 90210 — here are the richest zip codes in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 13th, 2017

Growth inequality is emptying out villages in India"s 6th richest state

Uttarakhand is the sixth richest state in India in terms of per capita income.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 9th, 2017

Joshua Wallack: Vertical construction on Hollywood Plaza will begin this week

Developer Joshua Wallack shared details about his three properties in play on International Drive at Orange County Property Appraiser Rick Singh's State of Orange County Real Estate event on March 8. He said the Hollywood Plaza entertainment complex wi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2017

Five things to know today, and state OKs hemp research project in Westmoreland County

As the workweek nears an end, here's what the Pittsburgh business community should know today: Hemp research project gets state approval A Westmoreland County-based coalition has received conditional approval for one of 14 industrial hemp research .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 3rd, 2017

A "tsunami of sewage spills" sparked outrage in San Diego County

GUILLERMO ARIAS/AFP/Getty Images California state and local officials now believe a massive sewage spill in Tijuana that polluted San Diego beaches may have bee.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 3rd, 2017

Hawaii House Bill would boost energy industry by training government workers

A proposed Hawaii bill aims to speed up the state’s progress toward its ambitious 100 percent renewable energy goal by creating training courses for state and county employees responsible for approving energy projects. House Bill 1543, introduced b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2017

Hall County ordinance to regulate film crews" effect on neighborhoods

Georgia's film industry pours billions into the state's economy, but what affect are its crews having on individual neighborhoods? That's a question Hall County seeks to answer with its new ordinance, which is in response to county residents compl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2017

Area auto dealerships step on the gas for sales growth in 2016: The List

This week auto dealerships are in the headlights, with Top 25 lists of new vehicle dealerships and pre-owned sales leaders around Milwaukee's seven-county area. The list data, ranked by 2016 state registrations for autos, is supplied by Reg-Trak I.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2017

How A Middle East State Built One Of The World"s Richest (And Unequal) Economies Using Immigrants

In many parts of the Gulf, locals have been in the minority for decades, but the scale of the immigration into .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesFeb 14th, 2017

Stenger asks Port Authority to buy Jamestown Mall property

St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger is pushing for the county Port Authority to use its powers under state law to acquire the shuttered Jamestown Mall property and have the site cleared. Measures to blight the property in north St. Louis Coun.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2017

Paid leave, family tax credit focus of Hawaii women’s legislative package

Legislation related to paid leave, equal pay and family tax credits are included in the Hawaii women's legislative caucus package this year. The caucus, which consists of women members from the state Senate and House and county councils, introduc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 27th, 2017