1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Santa Clara 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 3,468 68,095,438 3,891,791 66,542
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,745 62,160,985 3,540,242 57,050
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 723 5,934,453 351,549 9,492

 

 

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 3,468 68,095,438 3,891,791 66,542
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,745 62,160,985 3,540,242 57,050
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 145 D D (1000-2499)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 25 D D (100-249)
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 18 D D (20-99)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 73 226,025 29,714 1,049
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 33 151,966 18,528 644
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 35 D D (250-499)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 39 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 69 460,457 56,103 1,242
42121 Furniture whsle 31 D D (500-999)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 21 312,596 38,098 720
42122 Home furnishings whsle 38 D D (250-499)
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 49 230,089 18,788 543
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 19 143,921 8,763 264
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 13 51,172 5,644 153
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42139 Other construction materials whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 843 29,741,360 1,428,911 22,968
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42142 Office equipment whsle 38 348,823 55,554 1,016
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 662 28,469,763 1,268,296 19,842
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 551 27,456,204 1,145,381 18,105
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 342 21,115,430 591,552 10,327
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 209 6,340,774 553,829 7,778
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 111 1,013,559 122,915 1,737
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 23 D D (100-249)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 65 507,811 48,638 930
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 53 466,779 42,896 823
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 12 41,032 5,742 107
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 39 D D (500-999)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 37 D D (500-999)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 46 D D (500-999)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 44 D D (500-999)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 26 D D (250-499)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 16 132,332 13,485 338
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 10 D D (20-99)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 18 D D (100-249)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 9 D D (100-249)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 967 27,640,333 1,647,301 23,476
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 136 1,287,451 205,762 3,451
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 24 D D (250-499)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 807 D D (10k-24999)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 145 2,394,966 276,593 4,506
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 662 D D (10k-24999)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 104 403,041 52,059 1,223
42171 Hardware whsle 65 216,293 26,912 698
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 17 113,062 17,676 344
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 337 1,626,019 182,897 3,370
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 6 20,595 2,034 49
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 4 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 222 994,036 97,012 1,870
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 16 64,052 10,878 217
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 7 14,743 2,887 71
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 9 49,309 7,991 146
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 89 435,210 27,895 574
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 24 D D (100-249)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 68 D D (500-999)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 69 492,074 66,254 1,018
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 4 D D (250-499)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 15 38,999 4,178 104
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 5 21,038 3,663 88
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 14 35,152 5,061 120
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 8 165,633 14,316 191
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 23 D D (100-249)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 22 D D (250-499)
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 185 D D (1000-2499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 40 491,671 29,972 700
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 47 D D (500-999)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 10 39,636 3,687 101
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 7 37,466 3,397 87
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 15 D D (250-499)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 22 D D (500-999)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 22 55,859 4,651 146
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4219402 Precious metal (excluding ores) whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 64 D D (250-499)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 21 D D (100-249)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 17 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 723 5,934,453 351,549 9,492
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 79 297,766 37,280 854
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 42 D D (250-499)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 26 138,299 17,294 413
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 41 425,916 27,059 690
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 28 D D (250-499)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 51 101,447 9,006 276
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 15 D D (20-99)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 10 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 15 D D (20-99)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 19 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 210 2,552,314 117,643 3,693
42241 General-line grocery whsle 29 1,157,199 19,754 669
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 26 D D (500-999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 20 D D (250-499)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42245 Confectionery whsle 11 D D (250-499)
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 10 90,195 3,639 143
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 12 279,030 12,114 289
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 25 D D (250-499)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 85 415,493 36,577 1,217
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 10 31,764 4,654 145
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 20 D D (250-499)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 9 145,185 12,282 346
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 35 D D (250-499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 91 688,064 51,171 930
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 36 276,976 16,962 352
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 55 411,088 34,209 578
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 7 11,035 1,257 46
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 48 400,053 32,952 532
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 20 D D (250-499)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 15 881,963 14,371 312
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 15 881,963 14,371 312
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 10 D D (100-249)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 5 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 15 D D (500-999)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 5 229,100 24,728 625
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 205 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 17 129,233 18,641 495
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 16 D D (250-499)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 21 D D (250-499)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 28 D D (250-499)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 2 D D (1-19)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 11 21,261 3,141 100
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 126 D D (500-999)
4229901 Art goods whsle 34 94,806 8,344 245
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 28 49,507 3,618 134
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 59 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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