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2002 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Harris County, TX     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 7,242 135,427,351 4,649,217 99,388
423 Durable goods merchant wholesalers 4,862 37,959,853 2,977,025 64,717
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,951 88,527,028 1,499,999 31,273
425 Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers 429 8,940,470 172,193 3,398

 

 

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 4,862 37,959,853 2,977,025 64,717
4231 Mtr vehicle & parts & supplies merchant wholesalers 347 7,219,308 167,458 4,356
42311 Automobile & other mtr vehicle merchant wholesalers 79 D D (1000-2499)
4231101 Automobile & motorcycle merchant wholesalers 39 D D (250-499)
4231103 Light truck & van merchant wholesalers 7 D D (250-499)
4231105 Heavy truck & tractor merchant wholesalers 24 D D (500-999)
42312 Mtr vehicle supplies & new parts merchant wholesalers 187 D D (1000-2499)
4231201 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - wrehse dist 82 D D (500-999)
4231202 Mtr veh supp & new parts merchant wholesalers - jobbers 93 D D (1000-2499)
4231203 Petrol products marketing equip merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
42313 Tire & tube merchant wholesalers 37 D D (250-499)
42314 Motor vehicle parts (used) merchant wholesalers 44 D D (250-499)
4232 Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers 237 D D (2500-4999)
42321 Furniture merchant wholesalers 111 526,254 53,446 1,353
4232101 Household & lawn furniture merchant wholesalers 63 D D (500-999)
4232102 Office & business furniture merchant wholesalers 48 D D (500-999)
42322 Home furnishing merchant wholesalers 126 D D (1000-2499)
4232203 Floor coverings merchant wholesalers 65 D D (1000-2499)
4232204 Other home furnishing merchant wholesalers 35 D D (250-499)
4233 Lumber & other const material merchant wholesalers 226 D D (2500-4999)
42331 Lumber, plywood, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 83 859,146 68,010 1,726
4233101 Lumber without yard merchant wholesalers 9 D D (100-249)
4233102 Lumber with yard merchant wholesalers 15 D D (250-499)
4233103 Plywood, millwork, & wood panel merchant wholesalers 59 509,145 48,772 1,313
42332 Brick, stone, & const material merchant wholesalers 59 D D (500-999)
4233201 Brick, block, tile, & sewer pipe merchant wholesalers 21 322,302 9,891 241
4233202 Sand, gravel, & stone merchant wholesalers 23 D D (100-249)
4233203 Cement, lime, & related products merchant wholesalers 15 D D (100-249)
42333 Roofing, siding, & insul mat merchant wholesalers 33 D D (500-999)
42339 Other construction material merchant wholesalers 51 D D (500-999)
4233901 Flat glass & other const glass merchant wholesalers 17 D D (500-999)
4234 Prof & commercial equip & supp merchant wholesalers 591 4,362,325 580,087 10,812
42341 Photo equip & supp merchant wholesalers 12 D D (100-249)
42342 Office equipment merchant wholesalers 69 D D (1000-2499)
42343 Comp & perphl equip & software merchant wholesalers 267 2,729,011 363,004 5,977
4234301 Computer & peripheral equip merchant wholesalers 215 D D (5000-9999)
42343011 Computer & perphl equip for resale merchant wholesalers 68 D D (500-999)
42343012 Computer & perphl equip for end use merchant wholesalers 147 D D (2500-4999)
42344 Other commercial equipment merchant wholesalers 66 D D (500-999)
4234401 Restaurant & hotel equip & supp merchant wholesalers 36 D D (250-499)
42345 Med, dental, & hosp equip & supp merchant wholesalers 121 783,688 65,500 1,259
4234501 Surgical, medic, & hospital supp merchant wholesalers 108 D D (1000-2499)
4234502 Dental equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
42349 Other professional equip & supp merchant wholesalers 42 D D (250-499)
4234902 Srvyng & oth prof equip & supp merchant wholesalers 37 D D (250-499)
4235 Metal & mineral (exc petrol) merchant wholesalers 385 6,211,078 316,113 6,199
42351 Metal service centers & other metal merchant wholesalers 376 D D (5000-9999)
4235101 Ferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 331 D D (5000-9999)
42351011 Ferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 232 4,741,127 239,172 4,407
42351012 Ferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 99 D D (500-999)
4235102 Nonferrous metal serv ctrs & sales off merchant wholesalers 45 D D (500-999)
42351021 Nonferrous metal service centers merchant wholesalers 32 D D (500-999)
42351022 Nonferrous metal sales offices merchant wholesalers 13 D D (100-249)
42352 Coal & other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 9 D D (20-99)
4235202 Other mineral & ore merchant wholesalers 8 D D (20-99)
4236 Electrical goods merchant wholesalers 529 3,808,967 365,886 7,204
42361 Elec appar & equip & wiring supp merchant wholesalers 232 2,179,272 184,567 3,851
42362 Electric appliance, TV & radio merchant wholesalers 43 D D (250-499)
42369 Other electronic parts & equip merchant wholesalers 254 D D (2500-4999)
4236901 Communications equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 125 D D (1000-2499)
4236902 Electr parts (exc comm equip) merchant wholesalers 129 D D (1000-2499)
4237 Hrdwr, plumb & heat equip & supp merchant wholesalers 343 1,882,087 148,196 3,587
42371 Hardware merchant wholesalers 140 312,322 45,978 1,356
42372 Plumbing & heating equip & supp merchant wholesalers 85 399,644 44,054 971
42373 Warm air heating & AC equip merchant wholesalers 95 1,063,042 40,109 896
42374 Refrigeration equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 23 107,079 18,055 364
4238 Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers 1,635 9,530,586 970,907 20,569
42381 Const & mining machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 77 807,172 64,909 1,494
42382 Farm & garden machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 40 173,175 14,815 414
4238202 Farm machinery & equip merchant wholesalers - whsle dist 18 120,428 8,716 207
42383 Industrial machinery & equipment merchant wholesalers 1,024 6,229,441 643,185 13,089
4238301 Food-processing mach & equipment merchant wholesalers 14 D D (100-249)
4238302 Hydrlc & pneumatic mach & equip merchant wholesalers 114 403,173 57,371 1,208
42383021 Hydrlc & pneumatic pmps & motors merchant wholesalers 40 161,567 15,818 330
42383022 Hydrlc & pneumatic parts & supp merchant wholesalers 74 241,606 41,553 878
4238303 General-purpose ind mach & equip merchant wholesalers 295 1,396,131 176,975 3,626
4238304 Metalworking machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 68 219,312 28,961 637
4238305 Materials handling equipment merchant wholesalers 76 247,302 39,080 941
4238306 Oil well/refinery mach & equip merchant wholesalers 334 3,105,457 278,499 5,365
4238307 Oth industrial machinery & equip merchant wholesalers 123 D D (1000-2499)
42384 Industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 348 1,949,385 197,613 4,272
4238401 General-line industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 27 D D (500-999)
4238402 Mechanical power transmsn supp merchant wholesalers 38 D D (250-499)
4238403 Welding supplies merchant wholesalers 34 120,601 13,344 294
4238404 Industrial containers & supplies merchant wholesalers 30 124,098 9,619 242
4238405 Industrial valves & fittings merchant wholesalers 136 836,933 99,646 1,896
4238406 Other industrial supplies merchant wholesalers 83 D D (1000-2499)
42385 Service estab equipment & supp merchant wholesalers 82 177,395 22,857 655
4238502 Custodial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers 19 36,055 5,848 174
4238503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment merchant wholesalers 13 44,303 5,615 133
4238504 Other service estab equip & supp merchant wholesalers 40 D D (250-499)
42386 Trans equip & supp (exc mtr veh) merchant wholesalers 64 194,018 27,528 645
4238602 Marine machinery, equip, & supp merchant wholesalers 27 D D (250-499)
4239 Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers 569 D D (2500-4999)
42391 Sporting & rec goods & supplies merchant wholesalers 56 D D (250-499)
42393 Recyclable material merchant wholesalers 108 653,169 57,510 1,748
4239301 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - processors & dealers 36 258,452 14,861 451
42393011 Iron & steel scrap merchant wholesalers - (power) processors 23 D D (250-499)
4239303 Other recyclable materials merchant wholesalers 61 D D (500-999)
42394 Jewelry, watch, prec stone, & prec metal merchant wholesalers 156 D D (500-999)
4239401 Jewelry, watch, prec stone & silverware merchant wholesalers 144 D D (500-999)
4239402 Precious metal (except ore) merchant wholesalers 12 D D (20-99)
42399 Other misc durable goods merchant wholesalers 215 D D (1000-2499)
4239901 Musical instruments & supplies merchant wholesalers 11 D D (20-99)
4239903 General merch (durable goods) merchant wholesalers 67 D D (500-999)
4239904 Prerecorded media merchant wholesalers 33 D D (250-499)
42399041 CDs, audio tapes, & records merchant wholesalers 21 D D (250-499)
4239905 Fire safety equipment merchant wholesalers 24 D D (250-499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
424 Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 1,951 88,527,028 1,499,999 31,273
4241 Paper & paper product merchant wholesalers 187 1,363,073 112,627 2,791
42411 Printing & writing paper merchant wholesalers 30 233,918 17,601 437
42412 Stationery & office supplies merchant wholesalers 96 570,105 64,180 1,554
42413 Industrial & personal serv paper merchant wholesalers 61 559,050 30,846 800
4242 Drugs & druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers 78 D D (1000-2499)
4243 Apparel, piece goods, & notions merchant wholesalers 174 D D (1000-2499)
42431 Piece goods, notions, oth dry gd merchant wholesalers 40 D D (250-499)
4243101 Piece goods merchant wholesalers - jobbers 33 D D (250-499)
42432 Men's & boys' clothing & access merchant wholesalers 46 D D (500-999)
42433 Women's & child clthng & access merchant wholesalers 73 D D (500-999)
4244 Grocery & related product merchant wholesalers 421 6,375,805 368,086 10,468
42441 General line grocery merchant wholesalers 51 1,947,998 99,152 2,456
4244103 Other general line groc merchant wholesalers 39 D D (1000-2499)
42442 Packaged frozen food merchant wholesalers 50 D D (1000-2499)
42443 Dairy prod (exc dried/canned) merchant wholesalers 19 D D (250-499)
4244302 Dairy prod (exc raw milk) merchant wholesalers 19 D D (250-499)
42444 Poultry & poultry prod merchant wholesalers 6 D D (100-249)
42445 Confectionery merchant wholesalers 25 D D (500-999)
42446 Fish & seafood merchant wholesalers 19 D D (100-249)
42447 Meat & meat product merchant wholesalers 37 D D (500-999)
42448 Fresh fruit & vegetable merchant wholesalers 70 D D (1000-2499)
42449 Other grocery & related products merchant wholesalers 144 D D (1000-2499)
4244902 Bread & baked goods merchant wholesalers 23 D D (500-999)
4244903 Soft drinks merchant wholesalers 28 D D (500-999)
4244906 Other grocery specialties merchant wholesalers 52 613,169 24,981 692
4245 Farm products raw materials merchant wholesalers 18 D D (100-249)
4246 Chemicals & allied products merchant wholesalers 454 9,990,966 282,250 4,604
42461 Plastics materials & basic forms merchant wholesalers 98 1,916,003 57,331 1,182
42469 Other chemicals & allied prods merchant wholesalers 356 8,074,963 224,919 3,422
4246901 Industrial gases (exc LP) merchant wholesalers 89 319,609 39,035 753
4247 Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers 185 D D (2500-4999)
42471 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 75 D D (1000-2499)
4247101 Petrol bulk stations & term (exc LP) 70 D D (1000-2499)
42471011 Petroleum bulk stations (exc LP) 38 D D (500-999)
42471012 Petroleum bulk terminals (exc LP) 32 D D (500-999)
4247102 LP bulk stations & terminals 5 D D (250-499)
42472 Petrol & petrol prod merchant wholesalers (exc bulk) 110 D D (1000-2499)
4248 Beer, wine, & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 43 D D (1000-2499)
42481 Beer & ale merchant wholesalers 20 632,289 56,921 1,335
42482 Wine & alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers 23 D D (1000-2499)
4249 Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 391 D D (2500-4999)
42491 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers 39 235,039 13,618 307
4249102 Farm supplies merchant wholesalers - whsle distributors 27 D D (100-249)
42493 Flowers & florists' supplies merchant wholesalers 74 79,982 13,759 631
42494 Tobacco & tobacco product merchant wholesalers 18 D D (250-499)
42495 Paint, varnish, & supp merchant wholesalers 48 D D (500-999)
42499 Other misc nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 176 D D (500-999)
4249901 Art goods merchant wholesalers 47 D D (100-249)
4249902 General merch (nondurable goods) merchant wholesalers 30 D D (100-249)
4249904 Other nondurable goods merchant wholesalers 92 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 429 8,940,470 172,193 3,398
42511 Business to business electronic markets 1 D D (1-19)
42512 Wholesale trade agents & brokers 428 D D (2500-4999)
4251203 Agents & brokers, durable goods 331 4,637,084 121,526 2,397
42512031 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies agents & brokers 15 D D (500-999)
42512032 Furniture & home furnishings agents & brokers 19 D D (20-99)
42512033 Lumber & other construction materials agents & brokers 10 D D (20-99)
42512034 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies agents & brokers 26 113,861 8,151 102
42512035 Metal & mineral (exc petroleum) agents & brokers 17 140,268 4,405 80
42512036 Electrical & electronic goods agents & brokers 67 757,747 28,032 473
42512037 Hardware, plumbing, & heating equipment & supp agents & brokers 34 299,176 13,413 225
42512038 Machinery, equipment, & supplies agents & brokers 126 1,038,652 35,321 580
42512039 Miscellaneous durable goods agents & brokers 17 D D (20-99)
4251204 Agents & brokers, nondurable goods 97 D D (500-999)
42512044 Grocery & related products agents & brokers 24 D D (500-999)
42512045 Farm products raw materials agents & brokers 2 D D (1-19)
42512046 Chemical & allied products agents & brokers 18 187,675 3,756 55
42512047 Petroleum & petroleum products agents & brokers 14 2,301,324 12,001 88
42512049 Miscellaneous nondurable goods agents & brokers 17 D D (20-99)


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