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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.

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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  44-45 Retail trade 1,114,637 3,056,421,997 302,113,581 14,647,675
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 125,139 801,740,162 64,548,763 1,845,496
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 65,204 91,814,210 12,843,300 535,029
443 Electronics & appliance stores 46,779 82,228,017 9,329,827 391,015
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 88,314 246,560,851 30,066,671 1,160,016
445 Food & beverage stores 148,804 456,942,288 48,686,166 2,838,653
446 Health & personal care stores 81,797 177,947,091 20,266,157 1,024,429
447 Gasoline stations 121,446 249,141,412 13,700,950 926,792
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 149,810 167,934,068 21,391,100 1,426,573
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 62,236 73,212,205 8,703,271 611,144
452 General merchandise stores 40,723 445,224,985 42,647,485 2,524,729
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 129,464 90,811,742 12,835,393 792,361
454 Nonstore retailers 54,921 172,864,966 17,094,498 571,438

 

 

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.


NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 125,139 801,740,162 64,548,763 1,845,496
4411 Automobile dealers 51,731 693,840,253 49,308,063 1,252,800
44111 New car dealers 26,670 645,759,322 46,306,269 1,143,753
44112 Used car dealers 25,061 48,080,931 3,001,794 109,047
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 15,710 47,135,901 4,290,265 139,228
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 3,080 14,835,723 1,230,732 35,227
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 12,630 32,300,178 3,059,533 104,001
441221 Motorcycle dealers 4,898 15,990,128 1,535,997 50,225
441222 Boat dealers 5,523 12,353,714 1,151,384 39,924
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2,209 3,956,336 372,152 13,852
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 57,698 60,764,008 10,950,435 453,468
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 39,441 39,142,504 6,685,452 304,718
44132 Tire dealers 18,257 21,621,504 4,264,983 148,750

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 65,204 91,814,210 12,843,300 535,029
4421 Furniture stores 28,244 50,221,652 6,918,840 249,807
4422 Home furnishings stores 36,960 41,592,558 5,924,460 285,222
44221 Floor covering stores 15,290 18,206,361 2,890,984 93,706
44229 Other home furnishings stores 21,670 23,386,197 3,033,476 191,516
442291 Window treatment stores 2,163 1,127,570 189,329 9,033
442299 All other home furnishings stores 19,507 22,258,627 2,844,147 182,483

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 46,779 82,228,017 9,329,827 391,015
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 33,866 62,378,568 7,063,402 297,338
443111 Household appliance stores 10,330 13,927,911 1,776,454 69,168
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 23,536 48,450,657 5,286,948 228,170
44312 Computer & software stores 10,134 16,695,567 1,832,465 73,935
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 2,779 3,153,882 433,960 19,742

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 88,314 246,560,851 30,066,671 1,160,016
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 67,190 215,640,919 26,282,496 988,707
44411 Home centers 5,644 94,759,588 9,401,241 411,656
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 7,857 7,987,141 1,163,183 41,720
44413 Hardware stores 15,103 16,601,582 2,591,062 142,881
44419 Other building material dealers 38,586 96,292,608 13,127,010 392,450
4441901 Retail lumber yards 9,377 35,996,161 4,238,614 132,863
4441902 All other building material dealers 29,209 60,296,447 8,888,396 259,587
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 21,124 30,919,932 3,784,175 171,309
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 4,421 4,517,469 605,841 24,725
44422 Nursery, garden center, & farm supply stores 16,703 26,402,463 3,178,334 146,584

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 148,804 456,942,288 48,686,166 2,838,653
4451 Grocery stores 95,362 415,613,872 44,576,022 2,576,066
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 66,150 395,233,897 42,790,166 2,437,750
44512 Convenience stores 29,212 20,379,975 1,785,856 138,316
4452 Specialty food stores 24,485 13,081,990 2,042,205 129,552
44521 Meat markets 5,848 4,423,938 574,362 35,597
44522 Fish & seafood markets 2,042 1,501,257 170,428 9,902
44523 Fruit & vegetable markets 3,239 2,770,917 316,098 18,983
44529 Other specialty food stores 13,356 4,385,878 981,317 65,070
445291 Baked goods stores 4,511 1,395,372 499,246 26,169
445292 Confectionery & nut stores 3,436 1,352,804 208,590 17,251
445299 All other specialty food stores 5,409 1,637,702 273,481 21,650
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 28,957 28,246,426 2,067,939 133,035

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 81,797 177,947,091 20,266,157 1,024,429
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 40,234 153,748,566 15,477,928 783,392
4461102 Proprietary stores 1,113 1,020,545 139,776 8,617
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 10,796 6,281,436 919,109 75,836
44613 Optical goods stores 13,037 6,649,362 1,629,817 70,175
44619 Other health & personal care stores 17,730 11,267,727 2,239,303 95,026
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 9,526 4,654,310 691,020 46,897
446199 All other health & personal care stores 8,204 6,613,417 1,548,283 48,129

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 121,446 249,141,412 13,700,950 926,792
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 93,691 186,735,177 10,091,473 722,047
44719 Other gasoline stations 27,755 62,406,235 3,609,477 204,745

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 149,810 167,934,068 21,391,100 1,426,573
4481 Clothing stores 90,954 120,130,689 15,017,689 1,062,523
44811 Men's clothing stores 9,437 7,914,715 1,272,374 62,223
44812 Women's clothing stores 33,955 30,594,591 3,790,125 293,840
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 6,558 7,082,266 784,561 67,010
44814 Family clothing stores 24,539 63,852,108 7,441,014 522,164
44815 Clothing accessories stores 5,810 2,731,046 460,493 26,669
44819 Other clothing stores 10,655 7,955,963 1,269,122 90,617
4482 Shoe stores 28,499 22,955,111 2,681,315 205,067
4482101 Men's shoe stores 1,622 965,889 142,100 6,886
4482102 Women's shoe stores 3,146 1,985,156 287,776 24,236
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 1,078 585,243 86,562 6,268
4482104 Family shoe stores 16,569 12,179,976 1,409,390 104,277
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 6,084 7,238,847 755,487 63,400
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 30,357 24,848,268 3,692,096 158,983
44831 Jewelry stores 28,625 23,304,320 3,483,351 148,752
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 1,732 1,543,948 208,745 10,231

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 62,236 73,212,205 8,703,271 611,144
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 42,542 50,116,683 6,086,564 407,111
45111 Sporting goods stores 22,239 25,007,062 3,015,429 188,091
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 6,838 12,927,972 1,406,928 91,651
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 15,401 12,079,090 1,608,501 96,440
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 10,392 16,194,791 1,790,547 145,065
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 5,427 3,911,957 530,494 40,036
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 4,484 5,002,873 750,094 33,919
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 19,694 23,095,522 2,616,707 204,033
45121 Book stores & news dealers 12,707 15,869,900 1,874,513 141,386
451211 Book stores 10,860 15,060,984 1,763,155 133,484
4512111 Book stores, general 6,326 9,482,047 1,159,807 86,302
4512112 Specialty book stores 2,695 1,552,806 225,531 20,306
4512113 College book stores 1,839 4,026,131 377,817 26,876
451212 News dealers & newsstands 1,847 808,916 111,358 7,902
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 6,987 7,225,622 742,194 62,647

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 40,723 445,224,985 42,647,485 2,524,729
4521 Department stores 9,355 220,742,882 23,413,380 1,430,768
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) 9,355 227,772,185 23,413,380 1,430,768
452111 Department stores (expt discount dept stores) 3,705 86,856,708 10,815,513 668,459
45211109 Department stores (expt discount dept stores) (incl leased depts) 3,705 90,227,530 10,815,513 668,459
452112 Discount department stores 5,650 133,886,174 12,597,867 762,309
45211209 Discount department stores (incl leased depts) 5,650 137,544,655 12,597,867 762,309
4529 Other general merchandise stores 31,368 224,482,103 19,234,105 1,093,961
45291 Warehouse clubs & supercenters 2,912 191,252,396 15,770,197 830,845
45299 All other general merchandise stores 28,456 33,229,707 3,463,908 263,116
4529901 Variety stores 18,182 16,179,421 1,606,571 130,375
4529904 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 10,274 17,050,286 1,857,337 132,741

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 129,464 90,811,742 12,835,393 792,361
4531 Florists 22,750 6,624,783 1,493,387 114,186
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 44,356 36,618,807 4,645,585 318,087
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 8,561 20,617,623 2,214,170 111,381
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 35,795 16,001,184 2,431,415 206,706
4533 Used merchandise stores 18,132 7,767,350 1,737,101 116,596
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 44,226 39,800,802 4,959,320 243,492
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 7,626 7,592,596 1,024,916 73,536
45392 Art dealers 6,328 4,236,526 631,558 21,923
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 5,553 9,509,409 882,555 32,033
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 24,719 18,462,271 2,420,291 116,000
453991 Tobacco stores 6,184 6,527,871 388,710 25,782
453998 All other miscellaneous store retailers (except tobacco stores) 18,535 11,934,400 2,031,581 90,218

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 54,921 172,864,966 17,094,498 571,438
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 15,910 120,728,725 8,929,933 269,252
454111 Electronic shopping 5,498 24,057,284 1,672,540 51,049
454112 Electronic auctions 95 903,901 468,889 2,899
454113 Mail-order houses 10,317 95,767,540 6,788,504 215,304
4542 Vending machine operators 5,921 7,048,506 1,393,137 60,520
4543 Direct selling establishments 33,090 45,087,735 6,771,428 241,666
45431 Fuel dealers 11,079 23,609,510 3,099,852 98,574
454311 Heating oil dealers 4,672 14,259,058 1,708,778 50,109
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 6,203 9,286,126 1,382,109 47,946
454319 Other fuel dealers 204 64,326 8,965 519
45439 Other direct selling establishments 22,011 21,478,225 3,671,576 143,092
4543901 Direct selling, furniture, home furnishings, electronics, & appl 5,885 5,423,788 901,119 36,192
4543902 Direct selling, books, periodicals, videos, & compact discs 1,336 1,299,286 190,450 10,058
4543903 Direct selling, other merchandise 14,790 14,755,151 2,580,007 96,842


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