1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Ventura 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 1,088 10,402,659 522,562 13,811
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 717 8,229,306 306,073 7,560
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 371 2,173,353 216,489 6,251

 

 

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 1,088 10,402,659 522,562 13,811
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 717 8,229,306 306,073 7,560
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 65 D D (500-999)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 22 D D (100-249)
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 29 D D (250-499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 16 D D (100-249)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 12 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 32 D D (250-499)
42121 Furniture whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 23 D D (250-499)
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 22 D D (100-249)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 140 684,059 77,622 1,638
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42142 Office equipment whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 55 450,735 48,923 841
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 39 D D (500-999)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 17 253,097 27,186 527
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 22 D D (100-249)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 16 D D (20-99)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (1-19)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 34 D D (250-499)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 27 D D (250-499)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 22 D D (250-499)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 21 D D (250-499)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 13 D D (100-249)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 6 D D (100-249)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 7 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 123 879,646 74,646 1,433
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 29 144,163 9,397 229
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 79 D D (1000-2499)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 25 147,427 19,229 291
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 54 D D (500-999)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 56 D D (250-499)
42171 Hardware whsle 26 85,657 10,653 300
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 13 20,369 1,759 56
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 151 401,952 46,210 1,126
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 6 49,391 5,520 125
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 6 D D (20-99)
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 7 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 71 160,274 16,620 388
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 17 62,582 5,781 106
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 14 23,941 2,061 63
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 9 17,625 1,477 35
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 5 18,694 2,166 45
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 29 87,463 11,175 251
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 23 76,809 10,509 228
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 106 D D (1000-2499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 26 D D (250-499)
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 16 D D (20-99)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 19 D D (250-499)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 4 D D (20-99)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 3 D D (20-99)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 35 D D (250-499)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 11 D D (250-499)
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 9 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 371 2,173,353 216,489 6,251
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 48 162,331 10,833 346
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 27 83,302 6,071 211
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 14 60,054 3,826 110
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 46 294,407 32,323 695
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 28 D D (250-499)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 47 D D (500-999)
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 10 80,537 8,318 131
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 7 D D (100-249)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 15 D D (250-499)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 92 750,922 56,877 2,069
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 32 509,307 31,664 1,277
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 27 D D (250-499)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 6 D D (250-499)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 22 D D (100-249)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 13 130,296 3,795 113
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 13 130,296 3,795 113
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 12 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 5 D D (250-499)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 4 84,415 8,726 271
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 91 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 15 D D (1000-2499)
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 6 D D (500-999)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 9 D D (20-99)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 21 D D (100-249)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 36 D D (250-499)
4229901 Art goods whsle 16 D D (250-499)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 15 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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