1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Arapahoe County, CO


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 1,156 22,395,264 813,456 15,912
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 842 16,005,088 656,597 11,975
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 314 6,390,176 156,859 3,937

 

 

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 1,156 22,395,264 813,456 15,912
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 842 16,005,088 656,597 11,975
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 70 7,577,621 16,748 369
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 21 7,500,354 11,163 190
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 31 D D (20-99)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 12 D D (20-99)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 13 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 15 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 36 D D (250-499)
42121 Furniture whsle 18 D D (20-99)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 3 D D (1-19)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 15 D D (20-99)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 27 D D (500-999)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 11 D D (500-999)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 10 D D (500-999)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 2 D D (1-19)
42139 Other construction materials whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 207 2,900,036 271,308 4,630
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 4 D D (100-249)
42142 Office equipment whsle 25 D D (500-999)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 115 2,086,563 194,640 3,091
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 94 2,033,568 177,118 2,833
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 31 1,303,388 45,465 1,084
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 63 730,180 131,653 1,749
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 21 52,995 17,522 258
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 14 60,117 4,705 114
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 30 257,125 21,771 426
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 27 D D (250-499)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 14 D D (100-249)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 12 D D (100-249)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 5 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 199 4,070,027 243,673 3,841
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 38 241,110 23,453 445
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 17 146,783 6,261 155
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 144 3,682,134 213,959 3,241
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 73 2,376,291 185,585 2,793
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 71 1,305,843 28,374 448
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 42 232,444 17,762 328
42171 Hardware whsle 15 D D (20-99)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 12 131,277 3,825 95
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 164 668,694 43,959 1,026
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 9 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 87 227,829 21,794 483
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 3 13,873 1,780 29
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 11 21,001 4,011 97
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 31 88,998 5,815 126
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 9 28,884 1,979 34
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 16 D D (20-99)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 28 103,737 6,167 127
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 5 D D (1-19)
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 6 D D (1-19)
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 6 41,525 3,179 61
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 21 D D (100-249)
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 6 39,401 2,056 28
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 6 39,401 2,056 28
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 82 D D (500-999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 30 D D (250-499)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 4 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 31 D D (100-249)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 14 D D (20-99)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 4 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 314 6,390,176 156,859 3,937
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 47 253,022 8,789 245
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 29 D D (100-249)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 27 306,717 10,815 229
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 5 D D (1-19)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 2 D D (1-19)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 84 4,330,433 84,119 2,159
42241 General-line grocery whsle 12 964,142 35,667 821
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 12 964,142 35,667 821
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 12 588,274 8,250 218
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 3 D D (100-249)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42245 Confectionery whsle 7 D D (250-499)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 37 1,655,880 18,946 525
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 5 D D (1-19)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 18 1,587,274 16,506 446
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 39 108,968 10,747 273
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 10 31,478 2,969 86
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 29 77,490 7,778 187
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 26 D D (100-249)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 19 546,932 4,552 132
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 5 27,213 2,069 89
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 4 D D (20-99)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 4 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 14 519,719 2,483 43
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 12 D D (250-499)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 9 171,879 12,456 255
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 9 171,879 12,456 255
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 65 D D (250-499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 10 408,331 9,369 113
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 8 D D (100-249)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 35 D D (20-99)
4229901 Art goods whsle 13 15,803 1,380 34
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 14 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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