1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
San Diego County, CA


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Retail 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
  44-45 Retail trade 9,109 22,215,341 2,241,097 119,022
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 926 5,739,896 508,567 16,341
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 552 669,801 92,419 4,183
443 Electronics & appliance stores 477 1,032,535 101,798 4,474
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 503 1,790,991 202,587 7,867
445 Food & beverage stores 1,213 3,758,006 380,877 21,038
446 Health & personal care stores 685 1,086,915 160,408 7,906
447 Gasoline stations 684 1,557,931 77,669 5,790
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,521 1,510,315 189,073 13,618
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 733 750,340 83,278 6,833
452 General merchandise stores 194 3,092,918 266,063 18,813
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,254 722,985 98,887 8,339
454 Nonstore retailers 367 502,708 79,471 3,820

 

 

Retail 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
44-45 Retail trade 9,109 22,215,341 2,241,097 119,022
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 926 5,739,896 508,567 16,341
4411 Automobile dealers 316 4,829,257 381,211 10,703
44111 New car dealers 176 4,534,121 368,744 10,159
44112 Used car dealers 140 295,136 12,467 544
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 134 364,113 33,282 1,253
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 43 187,518 14,593 566
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 91 176,595 18,689 687
441221 Motorcycle dealers 45 85,976 9,020 358
441222 Boat dealers 41 81,801 8,964 309
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 5 8,818 705 20
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 476 546,526 94,074 4,385
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 320 386,719 61,976 3,107
44132 Tire dealers 156 159,807 32,098 1,278
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 552 669,801 92,419 4,183
4421 Furniture stores 257 329,293 45,664 1,898
4422 Home furnishings stores 295 340,508 46,755 2,285
44221 Floor covering stores 135 176,541 27,044 882
44229 Other home furnishings stores 160 163,967 19,711 1,403
442291 Window treatment stores 21 11,942 1,636 90
442299 All other home furnishings stores 139 152,025 18,075 1,313
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 477 1,032,535 101,798 4,474
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 296 433,781 53,245 2,495
443111 Household appliance stores 85 79,863 12,365 561
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 211 353,918 40,880 1,934
44312 Computer & software stores 152 568,071 44,985 1,805
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 29 30,683 3,568 174
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 503 1,790,991 202,587 7,867
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 405 1,680,561 185,809 6,993
44411 Home centers 26 D D (2500-4999)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 67 102,773 11,887 443
44413 Hardware stores 61 D D (500-999)
44419 Other building material dealers 251 858,107 95,417 3,119
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 98 110,430 16,778 874
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 20 13,122 2,064 110
44422 Nursery & garden centers 78 97,308 14,714 764
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 1,213 3,758,006 380,877 21,038
4451 Grocery stores 733 3,499,090 360,667 19,134
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 482 3,329,154 345,776 17,569
44512 Convenience stores 251 169,936 14,891 1,565
4452 Specialty food stores 198 100,613 10,827 1,034
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 282 158,303 9,383 870
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 685 1,086,915 160,408 7,906
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 308 852,074 118,496 5,697
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 290 843,640 116,754 5,587
4461102 Proprietary stores 18 8,434 1,742 110
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 93 44,092 6,277 448
44613 Optical goods stores 138 61,007 12,656 651
44619 Other health & personal care stores 146 129,742 22,979 1,110
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 82 79,453 11,301 642
446199 All other health & personal care stores 64 50,289 11,678 468
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 684 1,557,931 77,669 5,790
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 354 851,379 38,161 2,955
44719 Other gasoline stations 330 706,552 39,508 2,835
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,521 1,510,315 189,073 13,618
4481 Clothing stores 876 1,122,870 139,536 10,570
44811 Men's clothing stores 93 88,512 12,187 682
44812 Women's clothing stores 373 255,229 32,581 2,611
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 42 30,317 3,071 306
44814 Family clothing stores 184 659,433 80,584 6,027
44815 Clothing accessories stores 60 13,598 2,318 203
44819 Other clothing stores 124 75,781 8,795 741
4482 Shoe stores 349 186,973 20,324 1,673
4482101 Men's shoe stores 23 10,397 1,459 96
4482102 Women's shoe stores 59 26,751 3,653 324
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 7 2,765 261 30
4482104 Family shoe stores 205 90,824 9,362 818
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 55 56,236 5,589 405
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 296 200,472 29,213 1,375
44831 Jewelry stores 262 183,101 26,992 1,207
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 34 17,371 2,221 168
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 733 750,340 83,278 6,833
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 499 522,942 59,189 4,574
45111 Sporting goods stores 263 276,746 31,490 2,240
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 75 116,636 13,375 1,051
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 188 160,110 18,115 1,189
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 120 158,262 14,732 1,262
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 71 43,253 7,914 654
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 45 44,681 5,053 418
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 234 227,398 24,089 2,259
45121 Book stores & news dealers 149 137,863 14,913 1,355
451211 Book stores 142 134,663 14,722 1,328
4512111 Book stores, general 81 83,135 8,769 793
4512112 Specialty book stores 44 19,497 2,696 233
4512113 College book stores 17 32,031 3,257 302
451212 News dealers & newsstands 7 3,200 191 27
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 85 89,535 9,176 904
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 194 3,092,918 266,063 18,813
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 80 2,128,096 205,879 15,467
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 80 2,161,859 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 80 2,161,859 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 27 629,638 60,017 3,967
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 38 1,067,407 96,234 8,258
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 15 431,051 49,628 3,242
4529 Other general merchandise stores 114 964,822 60,184 3,346
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 11 D D (1000-2499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 103 D D (1000-2499)
4529901 Variety stores 32 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 69 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,254 722,985 98,887 8,339
4531 Florists 221 59,969 12,576 1,147
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 442 351,415 38,852 3,331
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 83 205,603 18,118 1,174
4532101 Stationery stores 14 8,358 1,613 140
4532102 Office supplies stores 69 197,245 16,505 1,034
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 359 145,812 20,734 2,157
4533 Used merchandise stores 187 75,518 19,007 1,622
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 404 236,083 28,452 2,239
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 121 100,418 12,380 1,204
45392 Art dealers 78 33,371 4,632 311
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 9 18,997 718 22
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 196 83,297 10,722 702
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 367 502,708 79,471 3,820
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 151 288,705 38,530 1,403
4542 Vending machine operators 31 35,332 6,254 312
4543 Direct selling establishments 185 178,671 34,687 2,105
45431 Fuel dealers 19 29,956 4,386 165
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 15 29,062 4,301 155
454319 Other fuel dealers 3 D D (1-19)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 166 148,715 30,301 1,940
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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