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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Allegheny County, PA     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 2,179 29,248,184 1,425,163 30,660
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,453 19,563,012 957,691 19,891
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 503 6,984,798 408,825 9,332
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 223 2,700,374 58,647 1,437

 

 

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 1,453 19,563,012 957,691 19,891
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 97 D D (1000-2499)
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 16 D D (250-499)
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 67 D D (500-999)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 29 D D (250-499)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 60 D D (500-999)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 27 105,870 15,284 426
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 20 101,181 14,264 398
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 33 D D (250-499)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 100 928,671 69,913 1,615
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 44 625,664 37,814 918
4233101 Lumber without yard merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 29 D D (500-999)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 21 D D (250-499)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 20 D D (250-499)
4233901 Flat glass & other const glass merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 215 1,422,561 172,944 3,538
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 65 D D (1000-2499)
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 45 D D (500-999)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 37 D D (500-999)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 33 73,322 8,032 244
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 12 52,575 4,764 125
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 44 509,351 32,657 595
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 37 D D (500-999)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 146 4,308,076 92,074 1,654
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 127 4,014,471 87,043 1,565
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 105 3,077,770 73,978 1,361
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 66 890,391 41,516 833
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 39 2,187,379 32,462 528
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 22 936,701 13,065 204
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 19 293,605 5,031 89
4235201 Coal merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 165 3,923,293 267,804 4,324
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 73 2,230,651 58,044 1,202
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 79 D D (2500-4999)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 42 1,323,288 183,081 2,628
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 37 D D (250-499)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 120 407,731 52,566 1,229
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 34 120,943 14,913 372
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 41 133,596 18,221 435
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 36 99,488 13,722 311
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 9 53,704 5,710 111
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 397 1,310,372 187,118 4,148
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 27 121,745 24,587 509
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 228 800,774 114,012 2,381
4238301 Food-processing mach & equipment merchant wholesalers 10 D D (20-99)
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 28 D D (250-499)
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 17 45,840 9,203 247
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 88 327,110 52,057 1,023
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 27 164,956 18,005 398
4238306 Oil well/refinery mach & equip merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 46 D D (250-499)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 89 293,057 35,412 817
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 14 104,413 10,093 203
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 41 128,092 15,825 389
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 39 D D (250-499)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 16 35,427 5,399 190
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 153 D D (1000-2499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 53 488,124 23,144 624
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 20 243,923 12,517 314
42393011 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (power) processors 14 D D (100-249)
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 25 235,732 8,419 239
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 25 D D (100-249)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 48 D D (250-499)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 13 D D (20-99)
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42399042 Prerecorded video tapes merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 503 6,984,798 408,825 9,332
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 68 488,942 46,991 1,042
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 44 D D (500-999)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 34 96,571 9,425 242
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 126 2,494,358 122,677 3,181
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 16 D D (1000-2499)
4244103 Other general line groc merchant wholesalers 13 D D (500-999)
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 21 D D (500-999)
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 4 D D (20-99)
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 23 234,344 16,252 430
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 37 D D (500-999)
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 14 198,328 15,348 404
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 84 1,174,637 91,823 1,487
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 16 D D (500-999)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 68 D D (500-999)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 34 D D (250-499)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 19 848,436 14,804 286
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 19 848,436 14,804 286
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 12 D D (100-249)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 7 D D (100-249)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 23 281,370 20,658 543
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 15 254,750 18,969 495
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 101 D D (1000-2499)
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 16 37,021 6,680 197
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 8 D D (250-499)
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 12 47,718 3,766 83
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 41 D D (250-499)
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 11 D D (250-499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 223 2,700,374 58,647 1,437
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 223 2,700,374 58,647 1,437
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 177 864,654 32,944 687
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 11 D D (20-99)
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 4 D D (1-19)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 18 D D (20-99)
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 16 94,236 2,915 52
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 45 D D (250-499)
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 16 68,342 1,685 52
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 49 177,420 6,914 159
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 10 19,784 637 18
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 46 1,835,720 25,703 750
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 23 1,758,633 23,426 688
42512047 Petroleum & petroleum products agents & brokers 1 D D (1-19)


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