1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
New Haven County, CT


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 1,316 8,028,288 633,267 15,458
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 914 4,553,517 405,187 9,606
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 402 3,474,771 228,080 5,852

 

 

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 1,316 8,028,288 633,267 15,458
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 914 4,553,517 405,187 9,606
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 80 223,319 23,407 805
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 20 D D (250-499)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 42 66,251 9,176 337
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 19 D D (100-249)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 21 33,361 5,941 230
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 13 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 30 76,395 9,514 282
42121 Furniture whsle 11 20,625 1,540 60
42122 Home furnishings whsle 19 55,770 7,974 222
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 11 20,144 2,739 70
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 34 173,330 9,452 290
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 11 85,890 3,191 85
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 3 D D (1-19)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 6 26,315 2,246 84
42139 Other construction materials whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 166 680,979 102,472 2,161
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42142 Office equipment whsle 33 D D (500-999)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 53 336,551 40,875 686
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 42 D D (500-999)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 12 D D (20-99)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 30 262,093 28,193 459
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 21 D D (100-249)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 38 117,298 14,202 252
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 32 D D (100-249)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 50 D D (500-999)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 49 D D (500-999)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 34 337,066 19,411 463
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 26 D D (250-499)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 8 D D (20-99)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 15 D D (100-249)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 8 D D (100-249)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 151 1,371,050 85,967 1,773
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 59 512,200 31,295 753
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 8 82,420 10,282 175
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 84 776,430 44,390 845
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 24 246,137 14,771 286
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 60 530,293 29,619 559
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 58 182,342 20,155 447
42171 Hardware whsle 25 D D (100-249)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 18 64,942 2,802 72
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 256 853,964 95,905 2,301
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 8 63,113 6,403 135
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 142 434,727 54,634 1,255
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 8 20,922 3,487 76
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 53 207,585 23,498 523
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 28 85,986 6,044 131
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 16 D D (250-499)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 27 44,900 6,638 133
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 56 160,740 17,752 449
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 3 10,026 1,103 29
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 10 29,111 1,846 67
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 6 14,682 2,728 60
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 12 52,970 5,349 130
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 22 D D (100-249)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 29 D D (100-249)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 11 8,872 1,453 58
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 15 122,569 8,227 161
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 89 D D (500-999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 16 103,904 9,588 297
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 5 D D (1-19)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 29 182,904 16,941 434
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 10 D D (100-249)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 5 D D (100-249)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 6 30,649 2,107 83
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4219402 Precious metal (excluding ores) whsle 1 D D (1-19)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 27 D D (100-249)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 11 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 402 3,474,771 228,080 5,852
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 55 467,725 39,111 818
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 27 D D (100-249)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 19 D D (250-499)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 22 319,819 20,739 557
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 10 258,001 11,794 309
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 12 61,818 8,945 248
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 27 D D (100-249)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 126 1,122,307 64,534 1,830
42241 General-line grocery whsle 11 D D (250-499)
4224101 General-line grocery whsle, voluntary group 2 D D (250-499)
42245 Confectionery whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 6 33,108 3,286 62
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 10 89,276 7,145 230
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 19 80,522 4,777 115
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 58 D D (500-999)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4224904 Canned goods whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 47 137,021 22,321 494
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 11 41,404 4,459 83
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 36 95,617 17,862 411
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 33 D D (250-499)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 26 D D (250-499)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 13 362,793 8,624 191
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 13 362,793 8,624 191
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 8 D D (20-99)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 5 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 13 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 13 D D (500-999)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 3 D D (250-499)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 10 D D (500-999)
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 10 D D (500-999)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 86 D D (500-999)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 14 37,077 4,736 193
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 36 D D (100-249)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 20 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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