View original document

The full text on this page is automatically extracted from the file linked above and may contain errors and inconsistencies.

FEDERAL

RESERVE

release
X A X . A X X A X . ' ' 4,X1>A,X1AA
'
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 6, 1964

G.7<2

MONTHLY DEPARTMENT STORE.SALES - SELECTED CITIES AND AREAS

#

Areas and Cities Within Aug. July 8 mos.

BOSTON DISTRICT
Metropolitan Areas l/
Portland
Maine
Boston
Mass.
Downtown Boston 11
Suburban Boston "
Cambridge
"
Quincy
»
Loire 11
"
n
Worcester
Providence
R.I.
H W YORK H'TRICT
Metropolitan Areas 1/
Binghamton
N.Y.
Buffalo
"
Buffalo*
"
Niagara Falls
"
M ,w York-N.E.New Jersey
New York City*N.Y.
Newark
N.J.
Newark (City) "
Paterson, Clifton,
Passaic
"
Rochester*
N.Y.
Rochester (City) n
M
Syracuse*
City
Bridge oort*

Conn.

PHILADELPHIA DISTRICT
Metropolitan Areas
Wilmington
Del.
Trenton
N.J.
Lancaster*
Pa,
Philadelphia*
"
Central Phila. n
Reading
>
"
Scranton
"
r T
' ilkes-Barre—
1
1
Hazleton*
City
York*




Pa,

2
0
0
+ 1
+ 3
5
- 4
+ 2
-10
—

+
+
+
+
+

6
5
2
8
8
0
+11
+ 3
+11

1964

+
+
+
+
+
*
+
+
+

2
4
3
6
5
1
3
6
5

0 +15
3 + 4
6
0
5 + 7
2 r+11
6 r+l6
3 r+ 7
6 + 5

+ 8
+ 6
+ 1
+ 8
+ 8
+10
+ 4
+ 2

+ 1 r+ 7
+ 1 - 4
+ 1 + 6
5 - 2

+ 7
+ 2
+ 5
0

0

+ 1

-

+
+
+
—

-

-

5

3
8
2
9
0
2
2

+13
+12
+12
+10
+ 3
+16
+10

+16
+10
+ 7
+ 8
- 1
+ 9
+ 5

+ 3

+ 4

+ 2

-

+
+
+
+
+

+10 +13

+ 7

Federal Reserve Districts

xD
ON
l—1

Federal Reserve Districts 1964 1964

Areas and Cities Within Aug. July 8 mos
1964

1964

+ 3
+ 8
i 6
+ 5
+ 8
- 4
+ 6
+20
+ 7
+ 6
+ 3
+ 8
+ 4
- 4

+10
+ 8
+ 6
+ 8
+ 7
- 3
+ 6
+ 8
+ 6
+ 8
+ 5
+ 7
+ 3
+ 2

CLEVELAND DISTRICT
Metropolitan Areas
Lexington
Akron*
Canton*
Cincinnati*
Cleveland*
Downtown Clovo,
Columbus
Springfield*
Toledo
Youngstown
•Rric*
Pittsburgh
Downtown Pit.
Mh.oling

Ky. +
Ohio +
i
i +
i
i
i
i —
n
—
i
i +
i
t +
i
i +
i
i +
Pa. +
n
+
i
i
—
''.Va .+

City
Portsmouth*

Ohio - 4 + 1

RICHMOND DISTRICT
Metropolitan Areas _ /
1
Washington*
D.C.
I
I
Downtown 'fash.
Md.
B'-iltimor a*
If
Downtown Bait.
' Ashovill^*
N.C.
i
t
Raleigh*
i
i +
Winston-Salem*
s.c. +
Charleston*
I P+
I
Columbia*
I
I +
Greenville*
Va. Lynchburg*
+
Norfolk-Portsmouth "
1
1
+
Richmond
+
Roanoke*
"
Charleston*
W.Va. Cities
Cumberland-Hagerstown
Md.
; Hagarstown
"
Spartanburg.
S.C.
Newport Mews
Va.
' Fairmont-Morgantown
'
H.Va.
Huntington
"
Parkersburg
"

3
4
1
0
2
4
1
3
4
4
1
3
1
5

4
3
4

6
0
0

2

1
2
9
4

+10
+ 4
+ 6
+ 5
+ 5
4 8
+ 4
+10
+11

+ 6
+ 5

6 + 6
8 + 2
3

+11

+4

+11
+ 2
+ 9
7
4
5

6

9
7
4
5
+11
+ 7
+ 4
+ 3

2

0

0
2
1
9

+ 9
+15
+12

+15
+ 7
+12

3

0
+ 5
+ 1

+ 6
+c
+ 6

6
2

+ 6

+10

-

2 -

Percentage Change From Corresponding Period A Year Ago
Areas and Cities Within Aug. July 8 mos.
Federal Reserve Districts 1964 1964
ATLANTA DISTRICT
Metropolitan Areas 1/
Birmingham
Ala.
l
i
Mobile
f
t
Montgomery
Daytona Beach
Fla.
;I
Jacksonville*
II
Miami
II
Downtown Miami
II
Orlando
t
r
St.-Ptrsb.-Tampa
Atlanta*
Ga .
Central Atlanta
"
IT
Augusta
II
Macon*
II
Savannah
Baton Rouge*
La.
II
New Orleans*
Jackson*
Miss
Chattanooga*
Tenn,
I;
Knoxville*
Bristol-KingsnortJohnson City r T<::nn-Va.
II
Bristol
City
Rome

Ga.

1964

+ 3 - 1
+ 4
+ 2
2 + 4
+27 +29
+30
+ 4
0
3
+ 5 + 9
+16
+ 7 r+ 7
+11
+ 5 + 6
+ 7
+21 +22
+27
+ 6
lr+3
+ 9 + 9 • +10
—
0
+ 3
2
+ 1 + 4
+ 7
—
1
+ 4
- 3
7 + 8
+ 7
+ 3rH0
+ 4
+ 7 + 5
+ 8
+ 3 + 6
+ 7
+ 8 +12
+10
2 - 1
+ 5
-

3 - 2 ' + 1
0 - 2
+ 3

+ 7

0

+ 7

CHICAGO DISTRICT
Metropolitan Areas 1/
Chicago*
111. + 4 +18
II
+ 6
1
State Street
II
+ 2 + 8
Joliet*
II
+ 4 + 8
Decatur*
II
Springfield
2 + 5
Pert Wayne*
Ind. + 1 +12
II
—
Indianapolis*
4 + 7
TT
Muncie
2 + 6
II
—
South Bond*
3 + 9
Cedar Rapids
Iowa + 4 + 6
II
+ 7 +14
Des Moines
II
Dubuque
8 - 4
II
+ 5 + 6
Sioux City
II
Waterloo
+10 +16
Detroit
Mich . +14 +13
1
1
. Flint*
+ 9 +13
1
1
—
Grand Rapids*
2 + 4
If
+ 4 +10
Jackson
1
1
+ 6 + 1 7
Kalamazoo
II
+ 8 +13
Lansing
It
+ 1 +13
Muskegon

+11
+ 3
+ 8
+ 6
+ 4
+ 4
+ 1
+ 5
+ 2
+ 6
+ 8
- 5
+ 4
+12
+14
+10
+ 6
+ 9
+13
+12
+ 8




Areas and Cities 1 rithin Aug. July 8 mos.
federal Reserve Districts 1964 1964

1964

CHIC>100 DISTRICT (Cont.)
Metropolitan Areas 1/
1,r
+ 3
is.
Green Bay
1
1
0
Milwaukee

+ 6
+ 7

+ 9
+ 4

Cities
Danville
Peoria* .
Gary
Battle Craek
Port Huron
Sheboygan

+ 1
+ 6
+16
+11
+ 6
+ 8

+ 1
+ 2
+10
+ 7
+ 5
+ 6

111.
II

Ind.
Mich.
1
1
Wis.

0
4
+ 3
l
+ 2
+ 4
-

ST. LOUIS DISTRICT
Metropolitan Areas
-10
Ark.
Fort Smith
II
p+ 4
Little Rock
+ 2
Ky.
Louisville*
+ 2
Louisville (Ciiy) "
+ 8
Mo.
Springfield
1
1
+ 6
St. Louis
St. Louis (City)"
2
Tenn. + 4
Memphis*

- 6 + 8 +
+ 8 +
+ 9 +
+16 +
+10 +
+ 1
+ 7. +

Cities
Quincy
Paducah

+ 1 + 2
+ 6 + 7

111.
Ky.

MIMNEAP0LIS njSTRICT
Metropolitan Areas
Mplc.-St. Paul* Minn.
1
1
Minneapolis*
1
1
St. Paul*
Cities
Duluth-Superior*
Mankato
Rochester
Willmar
-finona
Billings
Great Falls
Fargo
Grand Forks
Minot
Aberdeen
Rapid City
Sioux Falls
LaCrossc

p- 8
p- 3

+ 5
+ 7
+ 1

Minn-1 fis+ ?
Minn. + 8
1
1
7
1
1
3
1
1
+ 3
Mont. +10
It
3
1
N.D.
II
—
5
II
19
S.D.
5
n
+ l
II
0
Wis.
7

+14
+10
+22

3
9
9
9
9
8
0
6

+10
+ 8
+17

+ 5 + 5
+ 8 + 8
+10 + 2
+ 4 + 6
+16 +11
+12 + 8
+ 9 - 4
+ 1 + 3
+ 5
- 6 -10
- 3 — i
-14 -ii
r+ 3 + 3
+

1

-

1

Percentage Change From Corresponding Period A Year Ago

Areas and Cities Within

Aug*

Federal Reserve Districts

1964

1964 1964

July 8mos.

July 8 raos. Areas and Cities Within Aug.

KANSAS CITY
Metropolitan Areas
Col. Denver
Topeka
Kans, 2
it
Wichita
+
Kansas City
Mo. -Kans, +
Downtown K.C.
Ho.
I
I
St. Joseph
+
Nebr* +
Lincoln
11
Omaha
+
Albuquerque
N.Mex. +
Okla, ,
Oklahoma City
I
I
+
Tulsa
Cities
Greeley
Hutchinson
Joplin
Enid
DALIAS DISTRICT
Metropolitan Areas
Shrevoport
Corpus Christi
Dallas
El Paso
Houston
San Antonio
Waco

/

1

5
6
2
3
8
3
5
1
6

+ 4
2/
+13
+10
+ 3
+ 6
+12
+ 4
r+ ?
+ 4
+11

Colo, -15 +1?
.
Kans, - 2
- 2
,
Mo.
+ 3 +11
Okla, + 3 +14
.

La.
Tex.
I
I

11
11

I
I

11

0

+ 4
+ 4

+ 2

+11
+ 9
+ 9

+ 9
+12
+11
+ 9
+16
+16
+13

+ 6

2/

+ 7
+ 6

+ 2
+
+
+
+
+

0
7
5
5
4
6

+15
- 3
+ 7
+10

+ 5
+ 4
+ 9
+ 8
+15
+10
+10

Federal Reserve Districts 1964
SAN FRANCISCO DISTRICT (Cont.)
Metropolitan Areas 1/
Calif. p+ 1
San Jose*
I
t
Stockton*
2/
p+ 6
Ore.
Eugene
» .
Portland*
P+ 3
Utah
Salt Lake City*
P 0
Wash. P- l
Seattle-Everett
i
t
Seattle
P- l
11
|
P+ 3
! Spokane*
11
p+13
Tacoma*
Cities
Boise and Nampa
Idaho Falls
Twin Falls
Salem
Bellingham
Walla Walla*
Yakima

Idaho
n
H
Ore.
Wash.

n
11

p+

2/

p+
p+
Pp+
p+

1964 1964

+11

+ 8

+18
+ 6
+ 5
+ 3
+ 3
+ 8
+10

+
+
+
-

2/

5 +22
2/

6
2
3
2
6

+ 5
+ 1
+ 1
+13
+ 9

2/

7
4
4
1
1

+ 2

+ 4
+ 9

2/

+ 5

+ 2

0
+ 5
+ 5

!
i1

SAM FRANCISCO DISTRICT
Metropolitan Areas
Tucson
Ariz, p- 4 - 3
0
Bakersficld*
Calif • P- 5 + 4
0
Fresno*
"
P 0 + 8 + 6
Los Angeles-Long Beach*" P+ 7 +12 +11
0
Downtown L. A.*
"
P- 3 + 2
1
1
Westside L. A.*
P-19 + 7 + 7
San Fernando Wiley "
p+23 +32 +27
Long Beach*
"
P 0 + 4 + 3
Pasadena
"
P+ 2 +10 + 7
p+10 +15 +15
Sacramento*
"
San Diego*
"
p+ 2 + 9 + 9
San Fran.-Oakland
"
P 0 + 6 + 5
Alameda & Contra.
Costa Cos.
"
P- 5 + 4 + 3
Oakland-Berkeley* "
P- 7 - 1 - 3
Downtown Oakland*"
P- 5 + 5 - l
p- 1 + 5 + 3
San Francisco*
"
p—Preliminary r—Revised
l/ Breakdowns shown under various metropolitan areas do not necessarily include all
portions of such areas
21 Data not available*
*—Indexes for these cities and areas may be obtained from the respective Federal

Reserve Banks•