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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Montgomery 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 1,812 35,706,776 1,611,742 29,315
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 1,103 9,202,010 898,531 16,259
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 467 21,882,639 615,244 10,862
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 242 4,622,127 97,967 2,194

 

 

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 1,103 9,202,010 898,531 16,259
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 84 1,032,006 63,782 1,781
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 46 D D (1000-2499)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 27 D D (500-999)
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 16 245,090 21,462 497
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 66 358,616 45,399 1,120
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 34 124,742 15,783 421
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 15 79,426 8,297 234
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 32 233,874 29,616 699
4232202 Linens, draperies, & curtains merchant wholesalers 8 D D (250-499)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 13 124,106 12,182 212
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 49 D D (250-499)
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 22 D D (100-249)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 208 2,566,077 322,592 4,597
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 42 274,482 53,329 1,020
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 84 1,441,408 197,531 2,416
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 66 1,289,536 175,049 2,168
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 18 583,114 65,642 794
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 48 706,422 109,407 1,374
4234302 Computer software (packaged) merchant wholesalers 18 151,872 22,482 248
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 12 36,517 3,875 92
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 48 721,549 58,565 907
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 44 D D (500-999)
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 16 85,432 7,934 128
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 68 D D (500-999)
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 65 D D (500-999)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 53 D D (500-999)
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 38 399,705 34,995 598
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 15 D D (20-99)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 175 2,166,965 164,252 2,702
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 64 829,686 69,327 1,201
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 97 1,275,917 88,568 1,337
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 43 583,473 48,542 735
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 54 692,444 40,026 602
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 98 444,794 56,259 1,218
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 39 D D (250-499)
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 30 125,474 17,070 371
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 23 189,256 20,940 406
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 242 1,363,107 129,773 2,524
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 142 347,008 58,075 1,186
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 22 58,959 12,049 210
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 15 43,951 9,790 164
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 56 170,745 23,830 474
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 19 52,908 9,932 246
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 30 49,689 9,178 199
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 48 758,555 42,780 662
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 7 73,292 5,997 64
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 23 D D (250-499)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 12 72,254 6,764 179
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 113 D D (500-999)
42392 Toy & hobby goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 28 148,822 8,918 240
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 16 D D (20-99)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 44 D D (250-499)
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42399042 Prerecorded video tapes merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 7 15,213 1,589 54

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 467 21,882,639 615,244 10,862
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 86 D D (1000-2499)
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 23 283,765 17,919 195
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 37 D D (500-999)
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 26 D D (250-499)
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 36 D D (2500-4999)
4242102 Specialty-line drugs merchant wholesalers 21 D D (2500-4999)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 46 D D (500-999)
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 15 143,258 13,562 235
4243102 Notions & other dry goods merchant wholesalers 3 D D (100-249)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 95 D D (1000-2499)
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 45 D D (1000-2499)
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 20 D D (250-499)
4244905 Food & beverage basic material merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 13 D D (250-499)
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
42459 Other farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers 4 D D (1-19)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 62 D D (500-999)
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 48 D D (250-499)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 12 D D (250-499)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 6 D D (100-249)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 5 D D (100-249)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 3 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 19 D D (250-499)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 104 D D (1000-2499)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 11 D D (100-249)
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 10 D D (100-249)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 51 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 242 4,622,127 97,967 2,194
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 242 4,622,127 97,967 2,194
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 183 1,957,644 57,759 1,240
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 5 D D (250-499)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 22 72,142 2,360 42
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 11 56,362 853 23
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 18 151,092 7,251 86
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 15 164,319 1,589 35
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 34 270,648 8,627 151
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 11 71,472 3,052 55
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 48 347,199 20,976 330
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 19 D D (20-99)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 59 2,664,483 40,208 954
42512041 Paper & paper products agents & brokers 10 90,988 2,085 51
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 10 59,291 1,181 19
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 20 2,368,245 28,693 760
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 8 D D (20-99)
42512047 Petroleum & petroleum products agents & brokers 2 D D (20-99)
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 7 D D (1-19)


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