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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
St. Louis County, MO     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 2,274 30,548,854 1,672,472 33,790
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,381 14,808,613 1,063,868 20,762
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 561 10,735,460 513,394 10,808
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 332 5,004,781 95,210 2,220

 

 

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 1,381 14,808,613 1,063,868 20,762
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 98 2,220,407 56,190 1,286
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 28 D D (250-499)
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 59 D D (500-999)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 28 D D (250-499)
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 28 346,175 28,148 590
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 76 472,923 38,764 952
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 31 D D (250-499)
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 21 D D (250-499)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 45 D D (500-999)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 98 658,968 54,624 1,201
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 45 351,752 27,332 582
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 7 138,091 5,170 105
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 31 196,423 21,223 457
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 18 135,622 6,157 129
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 20 D D (100-249)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 15 D D (250-499)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 265 2,463,042 308,111 5,171
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 8 180,977 11,012 190
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 31 D D (1000-2499)
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 84 1,103,839 146,400 1,897
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 68 D D (1000-2499)
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 58 D D (1000-2499)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 25 76,539 12,554 306
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 82 709,523 74,676 1,328
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 76 D D (1000-2499)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 20 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 74 D D (500-999)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 73 D D (500-999)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 61 D D (250-499)
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 30 D D (250-499)
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 31 D D (100-249)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 7 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 193 3,296,211 245,573 4,463
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 86 2,438,222 121,084 2,471
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 18 D D (250-499)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 89 D D (1000-2499)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 46 430,118 76,134 1,096
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 43 D D (500-999)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 105 725,592 72,245 1,380
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 33 129,201 14,766 360
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 35 442,853 38,241 575
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 347 2,361,089 200,256 4,460
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 25 189,241 26,681 521
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 196 1,093,147 132,792 2,953
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 26 122,015 16,926 371
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 17 93,285 12,437 264
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 70 384,149 42,432 850
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 18 74,471 8,017 146
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 38 323,825 43,331 1,098
4238306 Oil well/refinery mach & equip merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 32 128,542 19,651 433
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 68 921,161 19,842 434
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 15 D D (20-99)
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 21 D D (100-249)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 38 82,743 12,292 339
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 11 25,900 3,596 105
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 125 D D (1000-2499)
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 27 995,484 15,150 291
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 6 526,571 3,165 61
42393011 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (power) processors 3 D D (20-99)
42393012 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (nonpower) dealers 3 D D (1-19)
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 32 D D (250-499)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 38 112,411 15,579 354
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 561 10,735,460 513,394 10,808
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 102 860,788 75,236 1,667
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 59 D D (500-999)
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 33 D D (500-999)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 49 D D (1000-2499)
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 66 D D (1000-2499)
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 10 D D (100-249)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 11 D D (250-499)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
42434 Footwear merchant wholesalers 23 D D (1000-2499)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 110 2,303,738 138,767 3,607
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 9 D D (1000-2499)
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 11 280,104 20,960 260
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 11 280,104 20,960 260
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 13 D D (250-499)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 44 359,957 24,778 741
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 14 205,418 10,646 278
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 94 D D (500-999)
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 29 137,160 11,263 245
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 65 D D (250-499)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 8 D D (100-249)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 8 D D (100-249)
42472 Petrol & petrol prod merchant wholesalers (exc bulk) 7 D D (100-249)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 6 D D (250-499)
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 114 D D (1000-2499)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 11 D D (100-249)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 50 D D (250-499)
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 332 5,004,781 95,210 2,220
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 332 5,004,781 95,210 2,220
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 242 2,922,595 65,291 1,602
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 8 D D (500-999)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 21 D D (20-99)
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 13 D D (20-99)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 23 D D (100-249)
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 16 276,456 3,965 72
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 51 378,322 10,189 209
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 16 103,785 3,078 66
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 73 437,815 18,474 317
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 21 D D (20-99)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 90 2,082,186 29,919 618
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 17 D D (20-99)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 33 D D (250-499)
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 15 37,106 1,362 26
42512047 Petroleum & petroleum products agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 13 D D (20-99)


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