PPP Loan Data — Hofer Sign, Inc, Fargo, ND
Hofer Sign, Inc is a corporation located at 3551 4th Ave S in Fargo, North Dakota that received a Coronavirus-related PPP loan from the SBA of $56,700.00 in April, 2020.
The company has reported itself as a White male owned business, and employed at least five people during the applicable loan loan period.
PPP Loan Information
Loan Status:Paid in Full or Forgiven
Lender:Western State Bank
Hofer Sign, Inc in Fargo, ND received a Paycheck Protection Loan of $56,700 through Western State Bank, which was approved in April, 2020.
This loan's status is reported by the SBA as "Paid in Full", which includes both loans repaid and those fully forgiven from repayment under PPP guidelines. The loan's status was last updated by the SBA in April, 2021.
Payroll Estimates Based On SBA PPP Loan Eligibility Formula
Understanding The SBA Formula For Determining PPP Loan Eligibility
The simplest way to describe the standard PPP calculation is that businesses are eligible to receive a maximum PPP loan of up to 2.5 x average 2019 monthly payroll costs. However, specific calculation methods vary based on entity type and have numerous qualifications.Read More
Understanding Payroll Estimates Based On PPP Amount
Please note that payroll estimations are based on a simplified PPP eligibility formula and do not account for factors such as salaries over $100k and other PPP eligibility components.Read More
Based on the standard PPP eligibility formula, it may be possible to estimate the payroll expenses represented by a company on their PPP application (see details above). In order to qualify for the PPP loan amount received, Hofer Sign, Inc's 2019 payroll expenses are estimated to be at least $272,160.
Based on their reported 5 jobs retained, this equals an estimated average yearly compensation of $54,432 per employee1
Reported PPP Proceed Usage:
On the PPP application, Hofer Sign, Inc reported intending to use the proceeds of their PPP loan for the following expenses:
- Payroll: $56,700
Business Information - Hofer Sign, Inc in Fargo, ND
3551 4th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
NAICS code 339950
Business Owner Demographics
Ethnicity: Not Hispanic or Latino
Gender: Male Owned
Veteran Status: Non-Veteran
Business Age: Existing or more than 2 years old
LMI Zone: Y
Rural / Urban: Urban
Similar Companies near Fargo
In the Fargo area, 8 businesses in the "Sign Manufacturing" industry received a PPP loan. These local businesses reported an average of 44 employees (compared to this company's 5) and received an average PPP loan of $533,502 (compared to this company's $56,700).
Similar Nearby Businesses Who Received PPP Funding:
Indigo Signworks, Inc
Office Sign Company LLC
Thomas Welder DBA Signworks
Advanced Engraving Inc (Nd)
Industry PPP Comparison Statistics
Nationwide, 9,532 businesses in the "Sign Manufacturing" industry received a total of $1.05B in PPP loans. This industry in total received less than 1% of the total PPP funding distributed.
PPP recipients in this industry report an average of 11 employees, 120% higher than Hofer Sign, Inc's reported 5 employees, and received an average PPP loan of $109,767, 94% higher than this company's loan of $56,700.
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Footnotes & Information
1. Estimations for informational purposes only. Payroll and salary estimates assume the borrower used the standard PPP calculation of 2.5 x average 2019 monthly payroll costs to determine PPP loan eligibility. Calculation methods vary based on entity type. Please read the latest official SBA PPP calculation rules for a full explanation of PPP loan amount calculation methods.
2. If a company's reported number of employees divided by the maximum PPP range amount per the SBA is greater than $100,000, the estimated maximum PPP loan received by the company can be adjusted down to assume no more than $100,000 yearly salary per employee was used in the PPP application. While employees at the company may earn more, $100k / employee is the maximum amount that can be used in PPP eligibility calculations.
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