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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 22,564 65,262,333 6,860,587 296,507
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,712 15,521,829 1,482,864 40,889
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,428 1,906,864 272,243 11,212
443 Electronics & appliance stores 980 1,719,497 213,021 8,187
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,879 5,114,667 706,147 24,883
445 Food & beverage stores 2,982 11,160,888 1,241,607 58,611
446 Health & personal care stores 1,498 2,772,536 369,970 15,699
447 Gasoline stations 2,104 4,234,400 244,200 15,854
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,434 2,940,719 432,179 24,660
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,724 1,845,581 233,738 15,770
452 General merchandise stores 514 10,407,245 1,025,912 50,272
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 3,091 2,155,644 324,686 19,171
454 Nonstore retailers 1,218 5,482,463 314,020 11,299

 

 

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 2,712 15,521,829 1,482,864 40,889
4411 Automobile dealers 994 12,535,448 1,026,204 25,116
44111 New car dealers 491 11,588,239 954,150 22,512
44112 Used car dealers 503 947,209 72,054 2,604
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 459 1,418,249 148,292 4,417
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 94 550,563 48,287 1,332
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 365 867,686 100,005 3,085
441221 Motorcycle dealers 109 356,160 38,955 1,227
441222 Boat dealers 201 395,155 40,348 1,303
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 55 116,371 20,702 555
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 1,259 1,568,132 308,368 11,356
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 874 911,693 169,228 6,961
44132 Tire dealers 385 656,439 139,140 4,395

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 1,428 1,906,864 272,243 11,212
4421 Furniture stores 530 930,441 127,247 4,535
4422 Home furnishings stores 898 976,423 144,996 6,677
44221 Floor covering stores 353 450,424 71,922 2,326
44229 Other home furnishings stores 545 525,999 73,074 4,351
442291 Window treatment stores 38 17,884 3,275 144
442299 All other home furnishings stores 507 508,115 69,799 4,207

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 980 1,719,497 213,021 8,187
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 648 1,230,963 153,509 5,800
443111 Household appliance stores 250 315,586 51,010 1,759
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 398 915,377 102,499 4,041
44312 Computer & software stores 254 408,394 47,687 1,882
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 78 80,140 11,825 505

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,879 5,114,667 706,147 24,883
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 1,372 4,345,814 594,687 20,354
44411 Home centers 103 1,962,023 209,900 8,224
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 157 197,659 28,057 890
44413 Hardware stores 291 385,462 66,846 2,992
44419 Other building material dealers 821 1,800,670 289,884 8,248
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 507 768,853 111,460 4,529
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 76 89,495 14,002 465
44422 Nursery, garden center, & farm supply stores 431 679,358 97,458 4,064

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 2,982 11,160,888 1,241,607 58,611
4451 Grocery stores 2,053 10,223,541 1,165,032 54,491
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 1,478 9,843,761 1,134,192 52,129
44512 Convenience stores 575 379,780 30,840 2,362
4452 Specialty food stores 508 233,207 43,383 2,435
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 421 704,140 33,192 1,685

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 1,498 2,772,536 369,970 15,699
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 644 2,293,953 272,799 11,173
4461102 Proprietary stores 9 3,454 532 26
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 174 80,536 12,768 1,066
44613 Optical goods stores 257 124,623 28,009 1,203
44619 Other health & personal care stores 423 273,424 56,394 2,257
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 226 93,634 17,369 1,086
446199 All other health & personal care stores 197 179,790 39,025 1,171

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 2,104 4,234,400 244,200 15,854
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 1,727 3,459,344 188,716 12,923
44719 Other gasoline stations 377 775,056 55,484 2,931

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 2,434 2,940,719 432,179 24,660
4481 Clothing stores 1,455 2,226,082 326,625 19,175
44811 Men's clothing stores 118 96,734 18,146 759
44812 Women's clothing stores 484 340,871 46,726 3,702
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 102 85,927 9,593 836
44814 Family clothing stores 456 1,544,097 224,493 11,913
44815 Clothing accessories stores 99 36,427 6,255 489
44819 Other clothing stores 196 122,026 21,412 1,476
4482 Shoe stores 434 289,324 36,127 2,573
4482101 Men's shoe stores 27 9,841 1,687 89
4482102 Women's shoe stores 40 19,895 2,737 239
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 11 3,463 691 46
4482104 Family shoe stores 252 147,629 18,238 1,309
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 104 108,496 12,774 890
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 545 425,313 69,427 2,912
44831 Jewelry stores 512 408,549 66,920 2,760
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 33 16,764 2,507 152

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 1,724 1,845,581 233,738 15,770
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 1,238 1,311,498 170,690 11,115
45111 Sporting goods stores 597 695,604 89,207 5,296
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 184 298,409 35,950 1,995
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 413 397,195 53,257 3,301
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 328 350,917 46,124 3,545
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 178 140,177 16,984 1,406
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 135 124,800 18,375 868
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 486 534,083 63,048 4,655
45121 Book stores & news dealers 326 375,468 46,024 3,315
451211 Book stores 303 368,401 45,089 3,238
4512111 Book stores, general 214 256,448 30,911 2,281
4512112 Specialty book stores 71 35,731 4,471 416
4512113 College book stores 18 76,222 9,707 541
451212 News dealers & newsstands 23 7,067 935 77
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 160 158,615 17,024 1,340

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 514 10,407,245 1,025,912 50,272
4521 Department stores 176 4,455,526 501,915 27,122
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) 176 4,588,929 501,915 27,122
452111 Department stores (expt discount dept stores) 79 1,739,446 235,860 12,737
452112 Discount department stores 97 2,716,080 266,055 14,385
4529 Other general merchandise stores 338 5,951,719 523,997 23,150
45291 Warehouse clubs & supercenters 92 5,631,817 483,468 20,529
45299 All other general merchandise stores 246 319,902 40,529 2,621
4529901 Variety stores 107 75,128 10,383 867
4529904 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 139 244,774 30,146 1,754

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 3,091 2,155,644 324,686 19,171
4531 Florists 416 105,541 24,357 1,930
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 1,050 832,424 114,536 6,950
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 208 489,074 56,749 2,598
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 842 343,350 57,787 4,352
4533 Used merchandise stores 582 265,740 68,841 4,615
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 1,043 951,939 116,952 5,676
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 200 211,911 29,174 1,907
45392 Art dealers 162 53,165 9,182 462
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 123 226,998 22,391 728
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 558 459,865 56,205 2,579

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 1,218 5,482,463 314,020 11,299
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 421 4,657,234 179,476 6,278
454111 Electronic shopping 159 2,934,388 48,884 1,525
454113 Mail-order houses 262 1,722,846 130,592 4,753
4542 Vending machine operators 79 79,335 15,941 567
4543 Direct selling establishments 718 745,894 118,603 4,454
45431 Fuel dealers 150 358,583 42,426 1,260
454311 Heating oil dealers 57 217,955 24,169 650
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 87 139,886 18,189 606
454319 Other fuel dealers 6 742 68 4
45439 Other direct selling establishments 568 387,311 76,177 3,194


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