Washington ranked No. 18 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.
Seattle ranks that lack funds to pay debts among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.
Washington finished at No. 20 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.
The number of vacant homes in the Spokane area was nearly 1,800 in the third quarter of 2018, a 113-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.
Washington ranked No. 25 among 49 states and U.S. territories that saw reductions in food stamps participation, according to the latest numbers compiled by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
Washington is mostly compliant with a U.S. Supreme Court decision outlining how states can go about requiring online retailers to collect sales taxes on products sold within their borders, according to an analysis by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.
Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Washington ranked No. 2 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.
University of Washington sports programs brought in $208,663 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in Washington that year, according to a Washington Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.
Washington ranked No. 28 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).
Washington residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $8,381 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.
University of Washington ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a Washington Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.
Washington posted the 36th highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.
Washington’s population increased by 110,159, or 1.5 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Highline College wrestling brought in $6,036 per athlete in revenue in 2016, making it among the highest-grossing wrestling programs in Washington that year, according to a Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.
Benton County had the lowest home affordability index in Washington in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.
Central Washington University ranked No. 1 for student volleyball participation in the state, according to a Watchdog analysis of college sports participation.
At Everest College in Everett, 25.6 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
Washington earned above-average marks for its system of making annual budgetary data available to residents, according to a study by the Chicago-based policy institute Truth in Accounting (TIA).
Benton County posted the lowest home affordability index in Washington, according to an analysis of 432 counties nationwide by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.
Benton County ranked No. 11 on a list of U.S. counties with the worst home affordability index, according to an analysis of 432 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.