1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Denver County, CO


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 2,410 5,600,934 628,027 30,080
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 210 1,260,271 120,218 3,421
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 194 345,148 44,624 1,732
443 Electronics & appliance stores 96 185,456 19,642 922
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 200 917,681 107,994 3,528
445 Food & beverage stores 322 868,721 101,966 5,128
446 Health & personal care stores 162 179,624 25,271 1,746
447 Gasoline stations 200 354,139 23,535 1,655
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 331 337,103 49,275 3,116
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 167 227,853 28,427 1,962
452 General merchandise stores 43 485,997 44,915 3,093
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 388 249,675 35,449 2,572
454 Nonstore retailers 97 189,266 26,711 1,205

 

 

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 2,410 5,600,934 628,027 30,080
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 210 1,260,271 120,218 3,421
4411 Automobile dealers 71 970,407 79,083 1,885
44111 New car dealers 22 842,490 70,158 1,535
44112 Used car dealers 49 127,917 8,925 350
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 14 40,365 4,736 131
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 13 D D (100-249)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 9 28,586 3,131 90
441222 Boat dealers 4 D D (20-99)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 125 249,499 36,399 1,405
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 87 187,502 27,823 1,114
44132 Tire dealers 38 61,997 8,576 291
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 194 345,148 44,624 1,732
4421 Furniture stores 84 185,065 22,941 814
4422 Home furnishings stores 110 160,083 21,683 918
44221 Floor covering stores 53 96,103 12,806 344
44229 Other home furnishings stores 57 63,980 8,877 574
442291 Window treatment stores 5 2,318 387 20
442299 All other home furnishings stores 52 61,662 8,490 554
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 96 185,456 19,642 922
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 66 D D (500-999)
443111 Household appliance stores 11 D D (20-99)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 55 94,145 10,257 535
44312 Computer & software stores 25 49,320 3,429 173
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 5 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 200 917,681 107,994 3,528
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 185 883,690 102,157 3,342
44411 Home centers 7 100,287 10,099 525
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 20 32,674 4,074 181
44413 Hardware stores 28 21,780 4,443 251
44419 Other building material dealers 130 728,949 83,541 2,385
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 15 33,991 5,837 186
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 3 D D (20-99)
44422 Nursery & garden centers 12 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 322 868,721 101,966 5,128
4451 Grocery stores 138 752,492 92,230 4,407
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 95 726,631 89,173 4,169
44512 Convenience stores 43 25,861 3,057 238
4452 Specialty food stores 43 17,092 2,463 221
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 141 99,137 7,273 500
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 162 179,624 25,271 1,746
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 62 129,332 16,197 1,326
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 56 D D (1000-2499)
4461102 Proprietary stores 6 D D (100-249)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 21 8,329 1,201 83
44613 Optical goods stores 45 18,588 4,191 164
44619 Other health & personal care stores 34 23,375 3,682 173
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 18 10,653 1,484 94
446199 All other health & personal care stores 16 12,722 2,198 79
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 200 354,139 23,535 1,655
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 130 225,393 15,173 1,145
44719 Other gasoline stations 70 128,746 8,362 510
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 331 337,103 49,275 3,116
4481 Clothing stores 207 238,477 35,138 2,294
44811 Men's clothing stores 26 25,185 4,343 195
44812 Women's clothing stores 75 94,570 14,595 764
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 8 7,887 909 91
44814 Family clothing stores 47 78,523 9,126 897
44815 Clothing accessories stores 14 4,285 649 52
44819 Other clothing stores 37 28,027 5,516 295
4482 Shoe stores 60 41,973 5,522 409
4482101 Men's shoe stores 9 6,679 917 53
4482102 Women's shoe stores 9 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 30 14,217 1,816 126
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 11 14,724 1,894 173
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 64 56,653 8,615 413
44831 Jewelry stores 56 49,824 7,772 366
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 8 6,829 843 47
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 167 227,853 28,427 1,962
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 109 141,149 17,055 1,135
45111 Sporting goods stores 61 86,128 9,373 634
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 14 24,500 2,995 193
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 47 61,628 6,378 441
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 20 D D (250-499)
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 15 D D (100-249)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 13 16,977 2,481 88
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 58 86,704 11,372 827
45121 Book stores & news dealers 44 60,366 8,491 588
451211 Book stores 37 53,441 7,350 532
4512111 Book stores, general 25 43,716 6,174 433
4512112 Specialty book stores 9 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 3 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 7 6,925 1,141 56
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 14 26,338 2,881 239
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 43 485,997 44,915 3,093
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 12 311,225 33,777 2,361
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 12 317,195 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 12 317,195 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 5 D D (1000-2499)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 6 D D (500-999)
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 1 D D (100-249)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 31 174,772 11,138 732
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 3 D D (250-499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 28 D D (100-249)
4529901 Variety stores 11 D D (20-99)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 17 17,892 1,935 150
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 388 249,675 35,449 2,572
4531 Florists 57 22,612 4,099 444
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 137 130,446 16,560 1,254
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 22 72,179 7,604 438
4532101 Stationery stores 5 D D (20-99)
4532102 Office supplies stores 17 D D (250-499)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 115 58,267 8,956 816
4533 Used merchandise stores 84 31,763 5,387 407
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 110 64,854 9,403 467
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 23 D D (100-249)
45392 Art dealers 36 16,369 2,475 118
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 3 D D (1-19)
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 48 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 97 189,266 26,711 1,205
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 31 95,383 9,369 359
4542 Vending machine operators 23 29,088 4,835 237
4543 Direct selling establishments 43 64,795 12,507 609
45439 Other direct selling establishments 43 64,795 12,507 609
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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