1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Kern County, CA


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 612 4,313,945 256,423 7,930
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 401 1,058,576 123,338 3,788
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 211 3,255,369 133,085 4,142

 

 

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 612 4,313,945 256,423 7,930
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 401 1,058,576 123,338 3,788
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 53 D D (250-499)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 9 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 23 15,300 2,219 137
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 38 92,912 14,162 423
42142 Office equipment whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 11 39,936 5,645 107
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 5 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 8 20,010 3,206 118
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 8 20,010 3,206 118
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 22 D D (250-499)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 21 D D (100-249)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 16 D D (100-249)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 13 D D (100-249)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 25 75,779 7,293 162
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 12 45,649 4,678 105
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 26 42,217 4,616 169
42171 Hardware whsle 11 23,093 2,458 98
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 199 574,362 66,845 1,885
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 8 40,671 4,966 133
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 31 102,590 14,803 433
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 26 D D (250-499)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 112 324,781 36,277 987
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 5 17,060 2,667 72
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 17 41,712 5,618 140
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 7 15,664 3,366 125
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 64 185,981 17,215 430
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 35 77,173 6,848 212
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 9 23,122 1,851 55
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 4 6,383 1,076 46
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 27 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 10 D D (20-99)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 7 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 211 3,255,369 133,085 4,142
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 82 660,843 46,652 1,851
42245 Confectionery whsle 4 39,643 3,249 108
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 7 92,581 4,315 96
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 41 395,442 25,930 1,142
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 17 83,251 9,288 357
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 4 44,217 6,407 215
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 13 978,183 8,905 293
42252 Livestock whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4225904 Cotton whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 20 67,112 8,866 273
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 20 67,112 8,866 273
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 35 1,092,978 45,920 923
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 23 602,331 12,724 507
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 23 602,331 12,724 507
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 17 D D (100-249)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 6 D D (250-499)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 12 490,647 33,196 416
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 2 D D (100-249)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 2 D D (100-249)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 41 D D (250-499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 18 111,281 5,977 187
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 10 D D (100-249)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 8 D D (20-99)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 2 D D (100-249)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 12 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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