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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Cook County, IL     open pdf map in new window

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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 8,647 117,324,662 6,686,617 140,271
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 5,048 52,288,255 4,038,167 77,760
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 2,774 52,719,444 2,364,827 57,021
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 825 12,316,963 283,623 5,490

 

 

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 5,048 52,288,255 4,038,167 77,760
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 377 10,990,236 293,821 7,691
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 68 D D (1000-2499)
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
4231102 Bus & RV merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
4231103 Light truck & van merchant wholesalers 5 D D (250-499)
4231104 Medium truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 8 D D (250-499)
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 28 D D (500-999)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 253 D D (5000-9999)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 140 D D (2500-4999)
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 109 2,218,811 119,140 2,679
4231203 Petrol products marketing equip merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
42314 Motor vehicle parts (used) merchant wholesalers 30 D D (250-499)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 341 1,874,992 175,225 3,864
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 173 902,900 75,347 1,722
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 99 391,684 32,346 921
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 74 511,216 43,001 801
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 168 972,092 99,878 2,142
4232202 Linens, draperies, & curtains merchant wholesalers 37 D D (250-499)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 55 324,545 40,412 800
4232204 Other home furnishing merchant wholesalers 59 D D (500-999)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 237 1,712,902 155,063 3,296
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 91 490,458 47,980 1,054
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 17 D D (250-499)
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 67 276,521 32,628 723
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 51 392,099 27,044 552
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 33 135,758 16,566 362
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 36 230,180 24,461 436
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 59 600,165 55,578 1,254
4233901 Flat glass & other const glass merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 711 6,471,849 834,735 14,020
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 29 D D (500-999)
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 114 1,110,924 171,552 3,916
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 227 2,561,744 423,557 5,415
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 175 D D (2500-4999)
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 56 D D (500-999)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 119 D D (2500-4999)
4234302 Computer software (packaged) merchant wholesalers 52 D D (500-999)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 117 572,317 84,011 1,847
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 68 370,210 51,630 1,215
4234402 Store machines & equipment merchant wholesalers 49 202,107 32,381 632
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 145 1,191,451 89,282 1,515
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 128 D D (1000-2499)
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42346 Ophthalmic goods merchant wholesalers 20 D D (100-249)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 59 D D (500-999)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 50 517,451 23,789 527
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 363 D D (5000-9999)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 354 7,972,737 456,112 9,016
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 303 7,223,428 424,553 8,351
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 208 3,969,596 354,782 7,010
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 95 3,253,832 69,771 1,341
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 51 749,309 31,559 665
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 33 707,505 26,648 557
42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 670 10,730,255 791,296 11,887
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 245 1,486,199 142,683 2,843
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 70 D D (1000-2499)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 355 D D (5000-9999)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 158 3,024,031 296,874 4,134
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 197 D D (2500-4999)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 381 2,147,908 208,030 4,274
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 194 1,234,917 95,341 2,086
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 78 481,394 53,621 1,054
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 91 D D (500-999)
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 18 D D (250-499)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 1,192 5,971,511 802,137 16,118
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 40 241,658 24,099 512
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 25 D D (250-499)
4238203 Lawn & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 9 51,474 6,010 205
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 705 3,643,744 516,901 9,829
4238301 Food-processing mach & equipment merchant wholesalers 35 106,041 19,223 328
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 58 D D (500-999)
42383021 Hydrlc & pneumatic pmps & motors merchant wholesalers 31 169,900 20,008 426
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 255 1,114,881 183,696 3,414
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 125 826,592 83,961 1,680
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 95 595,820 97,498 1,872
4238306 Oil well/refinery mach & equip merchant wholesalers 10 27,147 2,711 56
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 127 D D (1000-2499)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 274 1,373,037 180,161 3,821
4238401 General-line industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 14 D D (500-999)
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 48 351,060 38,240 836
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 65 190,349 25,230 500
4238405 Industrial valves & fittings merchant wholesalers 29 139,133 23,000 427
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 95 D D (1000-2499)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 121 386,368 50,240 1,348
4238501 Beauty & barber equip & supp merchant wholesalers 29 105,599 14,336 458
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 51 117,274 16,902 456
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4238601 Aircraft & aeronautical equip merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 776 D D (5000-9999)
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 72 837,444 58,667 1,228
42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 64 D D (500-999)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 162 1,136,367 74,960 1,852
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 51 565,297 35,666 879
42393011 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (power) processors 30 D D (500-999)
4239302 Recyclable paper & paperboard merchant wholesalers 31 D D (250-499)
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 80 D D (500-999)
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 209 729,834 65,113 1,809
4239401 Jewelry, watch, prec stone & silverware merchant wholesalers 199 D D (1000-2499)
4239402 Precious metal (except ore) merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 269 D D (1000-2499)
4239901 Musical instruments & supplies merchant wholesalers 21 D D (100-249)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 91 D D (250-499)
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 42 695,498 19,053 476
42399041 CDs, audio tapes, & records merchant wholesalers 29 D D (250-499)
42399042 Prerecorded video tapes merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 17 D D (20-99)
4239906 Other durable goods merchant wholesalers 82 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 2,774 52,719,444 2,364,827 57,021
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 404 4,650,085 264,532 4,705
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 52 D D (500-999)
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 189 D D (1000-2499)
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 163 2,069,237 126,534 2,212
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 128 D D (5000-9999)
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 72 D D (2500-4999)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 290 1,914,792 152,910 3,826
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 89 328,908 40,862 875
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 67 272,547 33,551 679
4243102 Notions & other dry goods merchant wholesalers 22 56,361 7,311 196
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 80 975,878 67,671 1,714
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 104 D D (1000-2499)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 926 17,842,449 787,339 19,473
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 97 8,138,822 169,777 3,709
4244102 Gen line groc merchant whsle - retail co-op 10 D D (1000-2499)
4244103 Other general line groc merchant wholesalers 74 3,209,485 107,940 2,338
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 101 1,047,834 88,614 1,742
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 76 D D (1000-2499)
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 74 D D (500-999)
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 23 434,165 25,936 571
4244402 Poultry & pltry prods (exc live) merchant wholesalers 22 D D (500-999)
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 61 1,715,765 58,581 1,585
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 25 314,933 16,301 364
42447 Meat & meat product merchant wholesalers 149 1,530,134 91,858 2,387
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 143 1,060,444 84,383 1,787
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 251 D D (5000-9999)
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 43 243,444 46,231 1,673
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 26 D D (1000-2499)
4244904 Canned goods merchant wholesalers 38 D D (250-499)
4244905 Food & beverage basic material merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 96 D D (1000-2499)
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 1 D D (1-19)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 300 3,362,809 198,834 3,849
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 91 1,175,159 44,537 856
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 209 2,187,650 154,297 2,993
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 24 D D (100-249)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 82 8,862,095 56,788 1,152
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 35 D D (500-999)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 34 D D (500-999)
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 21 D D (250-499)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 13 D D (250-499)
4247102 LP bulk stations & terminals 1 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 78 3,972,022 268,069 5,575
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 31 D D (1000-2499)
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 47 D D (2500-4999)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 549 D D (10k-24k)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 22 D D (500-999)
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 16 D D (500-999)
42492 Book, periodical, & newspaper merchant wholesalers 110 1,588,880 160,841 7,878
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 56 149,656 22,203 802
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 23 1,370,755 31,882 680
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 45 212,911 23,902 539
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 293 D D (1000-2499)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 94 224,076 29,289 699
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 74 D D (250-499)
4249903 Textile bags, bagging, & burlap merchant wholesalers 9 40,895 2,527 78
4249904 Other nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 116 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 825 12,316,963 283,623 5,490
42511 Business to business electronic markets 3 D D (250-499)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 822 D D (5000-9999)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 546 7,975,850 191,367 3,635
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 27 1,660,628 17,840 783
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 82 799,654 14,431 271
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 9 D D (1-19)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 53 D D (100-249)
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 28 385,123 7,048 88
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 128 2,098,403 60,149 903
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 44 962,861 24,514 384
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 114 622,931 21,436 433
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 61 1,077,655 31,435 548
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 276 D D (1000-2499)
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 36 442,744 8,528 155
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 68 243,286 9,566 208
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 71 1,742,285 29,391 564
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 23 265,032 7,830 134
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 58 536,487 12,896 300


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