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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Knox County, TN     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 865 10,700,576 521,508 12,508
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 600 6,088,261 376,214 8,629
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 217 4,167,529 132,620 3,594
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 48 444,786 12,674 285

 

 

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 600 6,088,261 376,214 8,629
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 68 279,264 25,491 762
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 10 D D (250-499)
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 40 78,935 7,207 269
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 29 D D (250-499)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 47 D D (500-999)
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 22 D D (250-499)
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 8 47,026 1,862 41
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 2 D D (20-99)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 11 D D (100-249)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 103 617,492 77,830 1,712
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 23 142,856 18,591 280
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 21 D D (250-499)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 18 D D (250-499)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 7 55,522 5,371 124
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 30 320,555 32,191 681
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 25 D D (500-999)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 32 1,613,396 34,520 502
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 25 D D (250-499)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 20 D D (250-499)
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 5 D D (100-249)
42351022 Nonferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 2 D D (100-249)
42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4235201 Coal merchant wholesalers 7 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 66 2,357,454 96,186 1,895
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 27 434,379 33,798 615
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 9 D D (500-999)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 30 D D (500-999)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 16 D D (250-499)
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 48 210,381 22,938 684
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 22 73,613 8,370 277
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 153 554,434 75,451 1,836
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 19 126,348 17,344 370
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 86 264,078 35,948 876
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 10 46,876 6,374 113
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 34 79,313 10,328 278
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 16 D D (100-249)
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 27 75,000 10,203 285
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 14 D D (250-499)
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 3 D D (100-249)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 54 D D (250-499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 12 40,020 3,218 127
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 17 D D (100-249)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 3 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 217 4,167,529 132,620 3,594
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 36 125,729 15,926 418
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 20 53,085 9,513 239
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 14 D D (250-499)
4242101 General-line drugs merchant wholesalers 7 D D (250-499)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 44 911,117 40,889 1,052
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 14 D D (250-499)
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
4244904 Canned goods merchant wholesalers 1 D D (100-249)
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 5 D D (20-99)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 25 137,072 11,541 293
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 4 D D (100-249)
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 18 732,931 5,637 144
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 12 D D (100-249)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 12 D D (100-249)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 6 D D (20-99)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 9 D D (250-499)
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 3 D D (250-499)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 49 D D (500-999)
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 8 D D (100-249)
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 6 D D (20-99)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 17 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 48 444,786 12,674 285
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 48 444,786 12,674 285
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 35 D D (100-249)
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 4 D D (20-99)
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 8 26,387 1,045 23
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 13 D D (100-249)
42512043 Apparel, piece goods, & notions agents & brokers 2 D D (20-99)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 8 D D (100-249)


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