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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
DeKalb County, GA     open pdf map in new window

2007 Economic Census data are
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Wholesale 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
  42 Wholesale trade 1,196 12,918,395 718,311 15,742
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 698 6,071,664 423,114 9,176
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 381 6,043,936 268,147 6,086
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 117 802,795 27,050 480

 

 

Wholesale 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
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 698 6,071,664 423,114 9,176
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 77 D D (500-999)
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 18 D D (250-499)
4231102 Bus & RV merchant wholesalers 2 D D (250-499)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 50 D D (250-499)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 25 D D (100-249)
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 63 201,790 22,680 617
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 24 100,490 8,987 258
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 39 101,300 13,693 359
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 50 342,607 33,544 743
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 24 222,537 20,707 437
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 114 D D (1000-2499)
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 18 D D (500-999)
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 38 507,307 27,547 568
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 31 484,430 21,594 513
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 15 D D (250-499)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 22 D D (100-249)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 21 D D (250-499)
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 24 D D (100-249)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 85 562,483 72,614 1,356
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 44 437,519 64,076 1,131
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 22 D D (500-999)
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 48 109,963 18,960 480
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 16 56,674 8,968 224
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 151 2,944,075 111,672 2,171
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4238202 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - whsle dist 3 D D (20-99)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 80 437,942 52,838 1,195
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 25 D D (250-499)
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 26 D D (500-999)
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 13 D D (250-499)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 26 194,381 12,201 294
4238501 Beauty & barber equip & supp merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 86 D D (250-499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 22 D D (100-249)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 39 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 381 6,043,936 268,147 6,086
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 52 230,062 20,202 578
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 23 971,471 84,901 1,159
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 57 364,762 24,799 690
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 11 D D (250-499)
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 9 D D (250-499)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 21 148,932 7,260 193
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 81 777,775 53,006 1,711
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 6 124,685 2,609 56
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 31 318,948 22,032 560
4244901 Coffee, tea, & spice merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 2 D D (250-499)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 41 367,784 25,130 547
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 10 105,965 4,415 92
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 31 261,819 20,715 455
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 24 D D (250-499)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 12 1,675,263 10,541 184
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 12 1,675,263 10,541 184
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 2 D D (20-99)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 10 D D (100-249)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 11 D D (250-499)
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 90 D D (500-999)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 10 D D (20-99)
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 42 98,456 8,439 259
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 117 802,795 27,050 480
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 117 802,795 27,050 480
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 87 520,181 21,354 362
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 10 86,713 2,025 28
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 4 D D (1-19)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 16 77,115 7,857 97
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 18 130,223 4,330 72
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 10 78,946 2,784 65
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 16 D D (20-99)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 30 282,614 5,696 118
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 7 176,782 1,591 31
42512047 Petroleum & petroleum products agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 5 60,810 2,823 54


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