1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Ventura 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 2,348 6,476,610 608,685 30,831
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 277 2,071,645 161,491 4,795
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 151 157,300 21,870 1,031
443 Electronics & appliance stores 106 212,362 19,076 966
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 158 505,391 55,002 2,223
445 Food & beverage stores 306 1,087,333 115,096 5,783
446 Health & personal care stores 185 317,109 40,682 2,350
447 Gasoline stations 168 405,029 15,254 1,166
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 388 289,834 34,045 2,563
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 190 179,044 19,028 1,705
452 General merchandise stores 50 815,871 70,973 5,053
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 283 170,928 22,272 1,864
454 Nonstore retailers 86 264,764 33,896 1,332

 

 

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 2,348 6,476,610 608,685 30,831
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 277 2,071,645 161,491 4,795
4411 Automobile dealers 80 1,815,730 125,309 3,222
44111 New car dealers 63 1,783,070 122,311 3,101
44112 Used car dealers 17 32,660 2,998 121
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 43 71,881 7,078 320
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 9 31,110 3,142 111
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 34 40,771 3,936 209
441221 Motorcycle dealers 11 19,170 1,697 78
441222 Boat dealers 17 15,966 1,789 105
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 6 5,635 450 26
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 154 184,034 29,104 1,253
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 96 109,007 17,226 802
44132 Tire dealers 58 75,027 11,878 451
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 151 157,300 21,870 1,031
4421 Furniture stores 58 71,606 9,890 404
4422 Home furnishings stores 93 85,694 11,980 627
44221 Floor covering stores 38 36,395 5,992 235
44229 Other home furnishings stores 55 49,299 5,988 392
442299 All other home furnishings stores 47 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 106 212,362 19,076 966
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 63 147,274 13,075 668
443111 Household appliance stores 15 16,732 1,765 62
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 48 130,542 11,310 606
44312 Computer & software stores 33 60,081 5,271 260
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 10 5,007 730 38
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 158 505,391 55,002 2,223
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 130 427,102 43,796 1,836
44411 Home centers 5 171,366 15,622 762
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 14 23,970 3,151 122
44413 Hardware stores 28 27,046 4,493 265
44419 Other building material dealers 83 204,720 20,530 687
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 28 78,289 11,206 387
44422 Nursery & garden centers 27 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 306 1,087,333 115,096 5,783
4451 Grocery stores 183 1,013,031 106,948 5,104
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 139 984,375 104,537 4,916
44512 Convenience stores 44 28,656 2,411 188
4452 Specialty food stores 53 36,609 5,083 442
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 70 37,693 3,065 237
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 185 317,109 40,682 2,350
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 97 274,242 34,469 1,890
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 91 270,789 34,095 1,863
4461102 Proprietary stores 6 3,453 374 27
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 30 10,543 1,600 123
44613 Optical goods stores 26 15,036 2,286 151
44619 Other health & personal care stores 32 17,288 2,327 186
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 16 12,315 1,380 112
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 168 405,029 15,254 1,166
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 62 139,934 6,268 460
44719 Other gasoline stations 106 265,095 8,986 706
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 388 289,834 34,045 2,563
4481 Clothing stores 235 206,212 22,315 1,826
44811 Men's clothing stores 36 21,611 2,683 195
44812 Women's clothing stores 91 58,929 7,299 624
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 16 10,272 1,071 102
44814 Family clothing stores 48 86,274 7,343 613
44815 Clothing accessories stores 13 4,142 729 62
44819 Other clothing stores 31 24,984 3,190 230
4482 Shoe stores 99 51,138 6,069 452
4482101 Men's shoe stores 5 D D (20-99)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 15 7,176 909 82
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 64 27,204 3,122 244
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 13 11,933 1,320 86
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 54 32,484 5,661 285
44831 Jewelry stores 46 29,505 5,189 253
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 8 2,979 472 32
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 190 179,044 19,028 1,705
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 120 118,619 12,400 1,063
45111 Sporting goods stores 61 53,842 6,158 487
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 17 29,491 2,963 282
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 44 24,351 3,195 205
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 34 49,542 4,339 389
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 16 9,237 1,257 144
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 9 5,998 646 43
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 70 60,425 6,628 642
45121 Book stores & news dealers 42 30,730 3,559 373
451211 Book stores 36 29,262 3,354 335
4512111 Book stores, general 25 24,230 2,585 260
4512112 Specialty book stores 10 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 6 1,468 205 38
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 28 29,695 3,069 269
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 50 815,871 70,973 5,053
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 25 560,540 55,456 4,137
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 25 568,923 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 25 568,923 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 8 187,921 16,302 1,123
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 12 258,366 25,458 2,135
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 5 114,253 13,696 879
4529 Other general merchandise stores 25 255,331 15,517 916
45299 All other general merchandise stores 22 D D (250-499)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 16 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 283 170,928 22,272 1,864
4531 Florists 53 11,835 1,931 244
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 102 84,256 8,865 768
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 26 55,827 4,978 368
4532101 Stationery stores 3 947 175 14
4532102 Office supplies stores 23 54,880 4,803 354
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 76 28,429 3,887 400
4533 Used merchandise stores 41 21,732 5,245 333
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 87 53,105 6,231 519
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 34 29,895 3,420 305
45392 Art dealers 10 3,106 433 24
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 42 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 86 264,764 33,896 1,332
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 38 227,761 27,481 977
4543 Direct selling establishments 36 32,944 5,798 321
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 4 D D (20-99)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 31 24,848 4,803 281
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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