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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. 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
  44-45 Retail trade 2,707 9,029,268 834,531 33,779
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 208 1,271,565 130,803 2,981
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 189 229,545 36,991 1,557
443 Electronics & appliance stores 110 231,849 31,082 1,083
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 144 501,401 73,075 2,363
445 Food & beverage stores 412 1,256,566 148,248 6,515
446 Health & personal care stores 194 401,708 51,357 2,101
447 Gasoline stations 136 292,830 18,026 910
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 401 613,709 102,626 4,954
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 247 377,770 52,618 3,037
452 General merchandise stores 42 878,922 86,934 3,737
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 459 D D (2500-4999)
454 Nonstore retailers 165 D D (1000-2499)

 

 

Retail Trade - by industry

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. 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
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 208 1,271,565 130,803 2,981
4411 Automobile dealers 62 1,012,878 94,684 1,858
44111 New car dealers 37 978,451 92,600 1,774
44112 Used car dealers 25 34,427 2,084 84
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 69 175,068 17,932 494
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 1 D D (1-19)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 68 D D (250-499)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 11 D D (100-249)
441222 Boat dealers 55 138,239 13,137 354
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2 D D (20-99)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 77 83,619 18,187 629
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 52 49,890 10,430 389
44132 Tire dealers 25 33,729 7,757 240

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 189 229,545 36,991 1,557
4421 Furniture stores 56 67,856 12,310 402
4422 Home furnishings stores 133 161,689 24,681 1,155
44221 Floor covering stores 30 46,976 7,509 207
44229 Other home furnishings stores 103 114,713 17,172 948
442299 All other home furnishings stores 96 113,292 16,948 930

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 110 231,849 31,082 1,083
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 66 157,002 19,531 697
443111 Household appliance stores 23 46,545 7,436 207
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 43 110,457 12,095 490
44312 Computer & software stores 26 40,803 7,323 240
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 18 34,044 4,228 146

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 144 501,401 73,075 2,363
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 121 478,824 67,069 2,088
44411 Home centers 7 D D (500-999)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 18 D D (100-249)
44413 Hardware stores 20 22,347 3,712 156
44419 Other building material dealers 76 180,592 34,350 805
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 23 22,577 6,006 275
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 3 D D (20-99)
44422 Nursery, garden center, & farm supply stores 20 D D (250-499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 412 1,256,566 148,248 6,515
4451 Grocery stores 288 1,098,901 132,645 5,854
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 201 1,053,219 128,677 5,590
44512 Convenience stores 87 45,682 3,968 264
4452 Specialty food stores 86 72,685 11,712 474
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 38 84,980 3,891 187

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 194 401,708 51,357 2,101
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 89 331,407 37,821 1,540
4461102 Proprietary stores 4 D D (1-19)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 25 9,551 1,580 106
44613 Optical goods stores 35 17,041 4,161 160
44619 Other health & personal care stores 45 43,709 7,795 295
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 25 8,964 1,790 118
446199 All other health & personal care stores 20 34,745 6,005 177

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 136 292,830 18,026 910
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 112 224,942 12,769 703
44719 Other gasoline stations 24 67,888 5,257 207

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 401 613,709 102,626 4,954
4481 Clothing stores 250 482,561 82,393 4,043
44811 Men's clothing stores 27 26,472 5,476 203
44812 Women's clothing stores 99 85,659 12,690 902
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 15 7,709 1,143 102
44814 Family clothing stores 61 323,849 57,138 2,494
44815 Clothing accessories stores 12 5,738 892 58
44819 Other clothing stores 36 33,134 5,054 284
4482 Shoe stores 52 45,590 6,200 403
4482101 Men's shoe stores 4 D D (20-99)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 8 4,174 649 55
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 28 14,105 2,014 132
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 11 24,637 3,133 190
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 99 85,558 14,033 508
44831 Jewelry stores 91 79,928 13,323 477
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 8 5,630 710 31

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 247 377,770 52,618 3,037
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 145 220,434 32,554 1,850
45111 Sporting goods stores 72 145,276 21,047 1,146
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 21 31,528 4,752 206
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 51 113,748 16,295 940
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 32 28,465 4,285 292
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 19 16,808 2,916 212
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 22 29,885 4,306 200
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 102 157,336 20,064 1,187
45121 Book stores & news dealers 63 115,568 14,962 890
451211 Book stores 53 D D (500-999)
4512111 Book stores, general 41 D D (250-499)
4512112 Specialty book stores 5 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 7 D D (250-499)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 10 D D (20-99)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 39 41,768 5,102 297

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 42 878,922 86,934 3,737
4521 Department stores 10 322,645 45,582 2,097
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) 10 334,442 45,582 2,097
452111 Department stores (expt discount dept stores) 6 D D (1000-2499)
452112 Discount department stores 4 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 32 556,277 41,352 1,640
45291 Warehouse clubs & supercenters 6 531,425 37,932 1,457
45299 All other general merchandise stores 26 24,852 3,420 183
4529901 Variety stores 8 4,239 599 38
4529904 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 18 20,613 2,821 145

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 459 D D (2500-4999)
4531 Florists 56 17,859 3,855 251
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 153 152,143 22,807 1,219
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 31 69,922 7,976 383
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 122 82,221 14,831 836
4533 Used merchandise stores 104 54,327 12,632 706
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 146 D D (500-999)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 28 23,776 2,776 199
45392 Art dealers 55 23,434 4,330 188
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 63 D D (250-499)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 165 D D (1000-2499)
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 84 D D (500-999)
4542 Vending machine operators 5 2,528 564 22
4543 Direct selling establishments 76 125,688 23,907 853
45431 Fuel dealers 14 48,463 10,307 225
454311 Heating oil dealers 11 48,241 10,297 223
454319 Other fuel dealers 2 D D (1-19)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 62 77,225 13,600 628


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