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2002 Economic Census
Retail Trade
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Retail Trade - by subsector

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  44-45 Retail trade 2,047 6,936,307 695,358 32,493
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 179 1,741,783 149,494 4,084
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 148 308,953 44,901 1,654
443 Electronics & appliance stores 92 313,158 32,113 1,616
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 148 662,356 79,574 2,786
445 Food & beverage stores 343 1,101,550 111,638 6,035
446 Health & personal care stores 149 450,998 46,925 2,384
447 Gasoline stations 148 335,203 17,256 1,061
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 291 373,706 43,592 3,073
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 140 235,758 24,600 1,466
452 General merchandise stores 68 916,825 84,454 5,339
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 234 284,353 30,115 2,030
454 Nonstore retailers 107 211,664 30,696 965

 

 

Retail Trade - by industry

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 179 1,741,783 149,494 4,084
4411 Automobile dealers 77 D D (2500-4999)
44111 New car dealers 43 D D (2500-4999)
44112 Used car dealers 34 D D (100-249)
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 22 D D (250-499)
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 1 D D (1-19)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 21 D D (250-499)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 7 D D (100-249)
441222 Boat dealers 11 D D (100-249)
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 3 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 80 106,985 20,878 858
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 51 60,502 10,772 530
44132 Tire dealers 29 46,483 10,106 328

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 148 308,953 44,901 1,654
4421 Furniture stores 65 D D (500-999)
4422 Home furnishings stores 83 D D (500-999)
44221 Floor covering stores 27 D D (250-499)
44229 Other home furnishings stores 56 D D (500-999)
442291 Window treatment stores 6 D D (20-99)
442299 All other home furnishings stores 50 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 92 313,158 32,113 1,616
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 62 D D (1000-2499)
443111 Household appliance stores 15 D D (100-249)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 47 D D (1000-2499)
44312 Computer & software stores 21 D D (100-249)
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 9 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 148 662,356 79,574 2,786
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 113 624,941 73,303 2,544
44411 Home centers 7 D D (1000-2499)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 19 D D (100-249)
44413 Hardware stores 18 D D (250-499)
44419 Other building material dealers 69 D D (500-999)
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 35 37,415 6,271 242
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 11 13,637 1,495 54
44422 Nursery, garden center, & farm supply stores 24 23,778 4,776 188

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 343 1,101,550 111,638 6,035
4451 Grocery stores 152 904,245 96,162 5,080
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 82 771,223 85,735 4,372
44512 Convenience stores 70 133,022 10,427 708
4452 Specialty food stores 54 D D (250-499)
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 137 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 149 450,998 46,925 2,384
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 75 403,997 38,931 1,913
4461102 Proprietary stores 1 D D (1-19)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 17 D D (100-249)
44613 Optical goods stores 26 14,592 3,296 153
44619 Other health & personal care stores 31 D D (100-249)
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 21 D D (100-249)
446199 All other health & personal care stores 10 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 148 335,203 17,256 1,061
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 90 249,885 12,712 790
44719 Other gasoline stations 58 85,318 4,544 271

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 291 373,706 43,592 3,073
4481 Clothing stores 169 241,743 27,586 2,238
44811 Men's clothing stores 15 D D (100-249)
44812 Women's clothing stores 64 D D (500-999)
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 13 D D (100-249)
44814 Family clothing stores 44 D D (500-999)
44815 Clothing accessories stores 9 D D (20-99)
44819 Other clothing stores 24 D D (100-249)
4482 Shoe stores 57 D D (250-499)
4482101 Men's shoe stores 4 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 6 D D (1-19)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 4 D D (20-99)
4482104 Family shoe stores 31 D D (100-249)
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 12 D D (100-249)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 65 D D (250-499)
44831 Jewelry stores 63 D D (250-499)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 2 D D (1-19)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 140 235,758 24,600 1,466
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 90 D D (500-999)
45111 Sporting goods stores 51 D D (250-499)
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 16 D D (250-499)
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 35 D D (100-249)
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 23 D D (250-499)
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 9 D D (20-99)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 7 D D (20-99)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 50 D D (500-999)
45121 Book stores & news dealers 32 D D (250-499)
451211 Book stores 21 D D (250-499)
4512111 Book stores, general 13 D D (100-249)
4512112 Specialty book stores 4 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 4 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 11 D D (20-99)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 18 14,856 1,369 121

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 68 916,825 84,454 5,339
4521 Department stores 25 D D (2500-4999)
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) 25 D D (2500-4999)
452111 Department stores (expt discount dept stores) 11 362,219 44,093 2,907
452112 Discount department stores 14 D D (1000-2499)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 43 D D (500-999)
45291 Warehouse clubs & supercenters 2 D D (250-499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 41 D D (250-499)
4529901 Variety stores 27 D D (100-249)
4529904 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 14 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 234 284,353 30,115 2,030
4531 Florists 41 20,935 5,415 348
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 74 78,223 8,969 705
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 14 46,799 4,167 225
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 60 31,424 4,802 480
4533 Used merchandise stores 25 9,917 2,758 250
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 94 175,278 12,973 727
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 25 D D (250-499)
45392 Art dealers 10 D D (20-99)
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 57 D D (250-499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 107 211,664 30,696 965
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 36 D D (250-499)
4542 Vending machine operators 10 D D (100-249)
4543 Direct selling establishments 61 D D (250-499)
45431 Fuel dealers 18 48,488 9,752 219
454311 Heating oil dealers 13 D D (100-249)
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 5 D D (100-249)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 43 D D (100-249)


Source: 2002 Economic Census, Geographic Area Series   Questions?
Last revised: January 06, 2012