1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Maricopa County, AZ


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Wholesale Trade by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. 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
  42 Wholesale trade 4,752 39,518,505 2,265,893 61,594
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 3,360 D D (25k-49999)
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,392 D D (10k-24999)

 

 

Wholesale Trade by Industry
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. 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
42 Wholesale trade 4,752 39,518,505 2,265,893 61,594
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 3,360 D D (25k-49999)
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 355 D D (2500-4999)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 106 D D (1000-2499)
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 62 D D (500-999)
4211102 Bus & recreational vehicle whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 23 D D (500-999)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 158 D D (1000-2499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 67 223,126 15,857 579
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 81 D D (500-999)
4211203 Petroleum products marketing equipment whsle 10 28,351 2,274 43
42113 Tire & tube whsle 26 D D (250-499)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 65 D D (250-499)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 205 D D (1000-2499)
42121 Furniture whsle 101 340,226 31,051 1,043
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 50 D D (250-499)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 51 D D (500-999)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 104 D D (500-999)
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 12 21,621 3,131 46
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 25 52,294 4,335 200
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 37 181,893 20,647 585
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 30 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 184 D D (1000-2499)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 67 D D (500-999)
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 12 D D (250-499)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 43 D D (500-999)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 46 D D (250-499)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 23 54,947 4,130 166
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 15 93,106 8,441 232
42139 Other construction materials whsle 56 D D (250-499)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 43 D D (250-499)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 588 D D (10k-24999)
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42142 Office equipment whsle 78 D D (1000-2499)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 223 D D (5000-9999)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 179 D D (5000-9999)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 59 D D (500-999)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 120 D D (2500-4999)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 44 D D (500-999)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 75 D D (500-999)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 47 D D (250-499)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 28 D D (250-499)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 148 D D (1000-2499)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 135 D D (1000-2499)
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 13 26,360 4,505 116
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 24 D D (250-499)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 30 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 27 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 106 D D (1000-2499)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 102 D D (1000-2499)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 84 D D (500-999)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 57 D D (500-999)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 27 D D (20-99)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 18 D D (250-499)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 12 D D (250-499)
42152 Coal & other mineral & ore whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4215202 Other mineral & ore whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 628 D D (5000-9999)
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 176 D D (1000-2499)
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 50 889,764 29,429 778
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 402 D D (2500-4999)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 120 D D (1000-2499)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 282 D D (2500-4999)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 265 D D (1000-2499)
42171 Hardware whsle 104 D D (500-999)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 73 D D (250-499)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 56 295,590 31,917 712
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 32 D D (100-249)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 686 D D (5000-9999)
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 67 D D (1000-2499)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 39 D D (500-999)
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 14 D D (100-249)
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 14 D D (100-249)
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 11 32,753 4,691 145
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 326 D D (2500-4999)
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 15 D D (20-99)
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 41 D D (250-499)
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 18 D D (100-249)
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 23 D D (100-249)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 105 357,275 36,959 955
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 44 D D (250-499)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 35 D D (250-499)
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 80 D D (500-999)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 117 D D (500-999)
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 15 27,973 2,529 60
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 20 D D (100-249)
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 13 17,230 3,362 109
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 12 18,493 2,657 91
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 45 D D (250-499)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 83 D D (500-999)
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 20 D D (250-499)
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 33 D D (100-249)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 54 D D (500-999)
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 42 D D (250-499)
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 343 D D (2500-4999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 71 125,661 12,357 523
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 28 79,446 9,942 201
42193 Recyclable material whsle 74 157,417 23,707 1,050
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 20 D D (250-499)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 14 53,674 6,558 308
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 15 27,392 4,097 191
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 39 D D (250-499)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 78 D D (500-999)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 70 D D (500-999)
4219402 Precious metal (excluding ores) whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 92 D D (500-999)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 32 D D (250-499)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4219905 Fire extinguishers & fire safety equipment whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 25 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,392 D D (10k-24999)
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 165 D D (1000-2499)
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 20 D D (250-499)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 95 D D (1000-2499)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 50 D D (500-999)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 143 D D (2500-4999)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 54 D D (1000-2499)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 89 D D (1000-2499)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 114 D D (1000-2499)
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 32 D D (100-249)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 21 D D (100-249)
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 40 D D (500-999)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 34 D D (250-499)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 412 D D (10k-24999)
42241 General-line grocery whsle 45 D D (2500-4999)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 42 D D (2500-4999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 43 D D (1000-2499)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 29 527,669 14,377 477
4224301 Raw milk whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 26 D D (250-499)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 13 D D (20-99)
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42245 Confectionery whsle 23 131,829 19,777 716
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 7 70,459 4,125 153
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 36 D D (500-999)
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 56 285,137 24,585 1,100
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 160 D D (2500-4999)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 28 D D (100-249)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 42 124,160 12,999 544
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 20 435,603 46,590 1,395
4224904 Canned goods whsle 9 109,960 1,566 38
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 53 D D (500-999)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 23 D D (100-249)
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 6 D D (1-19)
42252 Livestock whsle 5 D D (1-19)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4225904 Cotton whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 156 D D (1000-2499)
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 42 D D (500-999)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 114 D D (500-999)
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 103 D D (500-999)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 45 D D (500-999)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 33 D D (500-999)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 27 D D (500-999)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 17 D D (250-499)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 10 D D (100-249)
4227102 Liquefied petroleum bulk stations & terminals 6 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 12 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 28 D D (1000-2499)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 9 D D (500-999)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 19 461,588 35,051 1,074
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 19 461,588 35,051 1,074
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 306 D D (2500-4999)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 35 D D (250-499)
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 12 D D (100-249)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 23 D D (100-249)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 44 D D (250-499)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 47 D D (250-499)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 8 D D (250-499)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 25 36,961 5,443 199
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 147 D D (500-999)
4229901 Art goods whsle 56 D D (250-499)
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 27 13,812 1,734 66
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 61 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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