1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Broward County, FL


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 4,359 26,122,200 1,414,704 38,614
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,835 16,802,758 953,858 24,313
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,524 9,319,442 460,846 14,301

 

 

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 4,359 26,122,200 1,414,704 38,614
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,835 16,802,758 953,858 24,313
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 287 5,818,132 72,186 2,131
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 84 D D (500-999)
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 59 D D (250-499)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 151 D D (1000-2499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 50 D D (250-499)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 95 D D (500-999)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 37 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 225 1,167,856 44,710 1,457
42121 Furniture whsle 107 432,261 21,360 615
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 62 225,054 11,011 316
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 45 207,207 10,349 299
42122 Home furnishings whsle 118 735,595 23,350 842
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 31 D D (250-499)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 34 D D (250-499)
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 38 D D (100-249)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 107 444,262 29,573 1,024
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 34 D D (250-499)
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 19 123,252 8,381 240
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 31 152,805 10,566 358
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 13 95,761 5,462 178
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 11 34,940 1,782 54
42139 Other construction materials whsle 31 D D (100-249)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 12 20,301 1,492 51
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 509 2,269,571 244,277 5,511
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42142 Office equipment whsle 64 164,483 29,803 813
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 165 852,221 110,283 1,919
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 141 D D (1000-2499)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 60 D D (250-499)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 81 D D (1000-2499)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 24 D D (100-249)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 71 D D (500-999)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 47 250,686 20,998 633
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 24 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 155 659,577 56,508 1,393
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 136 556,983 48,253 1,142
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 19 102,594 8,255 251
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 19 D D (250-499)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 24 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 22 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 81 D D (500-999)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 79 D D (500-999)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 50 348,866 22,714 580
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 32 D D (500-999)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 18 D D (20-99)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 29 D D (100-249)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 16 D D (100-249)
42151022 Nonferrous metal sales offices 13 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 455 3,264,795 222,219 4,671
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 144 561,514 51,601 1,276
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 48 362,984 13,290 331
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 263 2,340,297 157,328 3,064
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 110 1,425,318 113,775 2,077
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 153 914,979 43,553 987
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 167 380,804 36,631 1,061
42171 Hardware whsle 75 133,396 15,333 466
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 32 110,766 7,539 219
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 45 98,209 11,090 288
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 15 38,433 2,669 88
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 580 1,708,556 159,934 4,162
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 30 D D (250-499)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 26 D D (100-249)
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 11 17,723 2,752 87
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 221 440,777 44,932 1,262
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 13 D D (20-99)
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 27 51,173 6,522 191
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 65 170,484 16,430 495
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 26 D D (100-249)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 29 D D (100-249)
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 49 D D (100-249)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 69 102,465 13,316 347
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 14 21,227 1,729 51
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 8 21,824 3,103 62
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 24 37,520 5,472 145
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 68 D D (250-499)
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 13 19,849 2,115 85
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 23 31,748 4,667 167
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 8 11,582 1,132 41
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 24 D D (100-249)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 166 829,420 70,139 1,581
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 103 464,465 42,199 867
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 57 D D (500-999)
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 424 D D (2500-4999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 72 D D (500-999)
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 28 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 31 49,540 5,707 207
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 13 9,677 952 48
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 6 16,769 1,951 54
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 12 23,094 2,804 105
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 94 D D (250-499)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 89 D D (250-499)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 199 D D (1000-2499)
4219902 Forest products (except lumber) whsle 16 4,631 700 31
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 86 73,584 5,994 270
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 29 D D (1000-2499)
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 21 D D (1000-2499)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 53 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,524 9,319,442 460,846 14,301
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 128 878,088 56,921 1,667
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 71 D D (1000-2499)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 43 492,889 18,803 452
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 155 778,975 53,844 1,754
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 59 307,779 19,757 774
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 96 471,196 34,087 980
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 241 537,925 45,093 1,428
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 59 163,190 14,047 426
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 48 D D (250-499)
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 53 D D (250-499)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 108 191,425 16,806 504
42234 Footwear whsle 21 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 398 3,158,174 141,135 4,690
42241 General-line grocery whsle 41 848,407 30,866 1,011
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 37 D D (500-999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 41 281,593 10,475 275
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 15 284,103 7,265 258
4224301 Raw milk whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42245 Confectionery whsle 17 180,139 9,522 287
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 33 229,931 8,456 333
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 26 174,384 7,878 203
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 92 444,696 20,364 705
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 132 D D (1000-2499)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 27 43,168 4,030 160
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 27 99,441 8,777 373
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 12 256,875 19,692 603
4224904 Canned goods whsle 16 65,505 1,807 64
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 10 104,768 1,799 66
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 40 D D (250-499)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 141 D D (1000-2499)
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 41 D D (100-249)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 100 D D (500-999)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 94 D D (500-999)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 44 2,548,474 30,240 808
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 21 1,998,562 20,274 516
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 20 D D (500-999)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 9 D D (250-499)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 11 D D (100-249)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 23 549,912 9,966 292
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 34 668,499 53,315 1,316
42281 Beer & ale whsle 16 199,759 20,256 564
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 18 468,740 33,059 752
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 18 468,740 33,059 752
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 375 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 29 47,635 4,032 148
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 20 D D (100-249)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 37 108,306 5,289 167
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 43 D D (250-499)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 13 26,417 1,855 42
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 29 21,736 3,242 122
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 224 D D (500-999)
4229901 Art goods whsle 63 59,143 7,257 279
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 63 36,035 5,126 167
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 91 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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