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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 707 1,789,973 171,866 9,284
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 95 486,942 42,578 1,286
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 42 28,260 4,600 233
443 Electronics & appliance stores 23 45,935 4,407 245
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 46 123,525 13,736 603
445 Food & beverage stores 79 279,085 26,038 1,735
446 Health & personal care stores 62 156,008 15,364 858
447 Gasoline stations 120 156,097 9,555 598
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 81 72,663 9,679 827
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 32 52,483 7,591 476
452 General merchandise stores 36 310,276 28,522 1,847
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 62 49,359 6,141 377
454 Nonstore retailers 29 29,340 3,655 199

 

 

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 95 486,942 42,578 1,286
4411 Automobile dealers 45 424,467 33,001 867
44111 New car dealers 21 399,563 30,988 807
44112 Used car dealers 24 24,904 2,013 60
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 5 17,521 1,443 50
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 5 17,521 1,443 50
441221 Motorcycle dealers 4 D D (20-99)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 45 44,954 8,134 369
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 28 28,226 4,255 216
44132 Tire dealers 17 16,728 3,879 153

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 42 28,260 4,600 233
4421 Furniture stores 24 16,139 2,743 126
4422 Home furnishings stores 18 12,121 1,857 107
44229 Other home furnishings stores 11 D D (20-99)
442299 All other home furnishings stores 10 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 23 45,935 4,407 245
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 20 D D (100-249)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 14 40,310 3,769 210
44312 Computer & software stores 3 D D (1-19)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 46 123,525 13,736 603
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 35 D D (500-999)
44411 Home centers 3 D D (250-499)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 6 4,524 657 27
44419 Other building material dealers 19 D D (100-249)
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 11 D D (20-99)
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 3 D D (1-19)
44422 Nursery, garden center, & farm supply stores 8 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 79 279,085 26,038 1,735
4451 Grocery stores 62 267,410 24,482 1,656
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 39 254,892 23,666 1,601
44512 Convenience stores 23 12,518 816 55
4452 Specialty food stores 10 D D (20-99)
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 7 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 62 156,008 15,364 858
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 40 145,542 13,137 712
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 7 4,031 645 61
44613 Optical goods stores 7 D D (20-99)
44619 Other health & personal care stores 8 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 120 156,097 9,555 598
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 106 142,709 8,525 538

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 81 72,663 9,679 827
4481 Clothing stores 46 48,920 5,756 571
44814 Family clothing stores 13 35,210 3,670 347
44819 Other clothing stores 7 D D (20-99)
4482 Shoe stores 15 14,759 1,750 160
4482104 Family shoe stores 12 D D (100-249)
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 3 D D (20-99)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 20 8,984 2,173 96
44831 Jewelry stores 20 8,984 2,173 96

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 32 52,483 7,591 476
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 20 37,666 5,597 342
45111 Sporting goods stores 11 D D (100-249)
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 5 D D (20-99)
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 5 D D (100-249)
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 1 D D (20-99)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 3 D D (1-19)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 12 14,817 1,994 134
45121 Book stores & news dealers 5 D D (20-99)
451211 Book stores 5 D D (20-99)
4512111 Book stores, general 2 D D (20-99)
4512112 Specialty book stores 2 D D (20-99)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 7 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 36 310,276 28,522 1,847
4521 Department stores 7 127,367 12,603 909
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) 7 131,776 12,603 909
452111 Department stores (expt discount dept stores) 3 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 29 182,909 15,919 938
45291 Warehouse clubs & supercenters 2 D D (500-999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 27 D D (100-249)
4529901 Variety stores 23 D D (100-249)
4529904 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 4 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 62 49,359 6,141 377
4531 Florists 14 3,022 666 41
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 15 15,108 1,767 146
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 3 D D (20-99)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 12 D D (20-99)
4533 Used merchandise stores 10 3,704 1,090 67
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 23 27,525 2,618 123
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 4 D D (20-99)
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 11 17,481 1,506 58
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 7 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 29 29,340 3,655 199
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 7 16,259 1,371 67
4543 Direct selling establishments 20 D D (100-249)
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 3 3,926 868 31
45439 Other direct selling establishments 13 4,884 1,017 80


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