1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Dade 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 8,935 43,604,363 2,235,901 70,050
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 5,781 27,227,637 1,294,711 38,935
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 3,154 16,376,726 941,190 31,115

 

 

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 8,935 43,604,363 2,235,901 70,050
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 5,781 27,227,637 1,294,711 38,935
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 577 2,998,602 90,669 3,398
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 140 1,909,444 23,687 805
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 87 D D (250-499)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 29 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 289 824,831 48,056 1,888
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 77 D D (500-999)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 205 551,434 34,738 1,296
42113 Tire & tube whsle 52 D D (250-499)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 96 D D (250-499)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 305 766,989 64,785 2,141
42121 Furniture whsle 112 136,576 12,413 450
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 75 80,217 6,714 298
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 37 56,359 5,699 152
42122 Home furnishings whsle 193 630,413 52,372 1,691
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 28 D D (100-249)
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 51 169,802 13,068 481
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 50 221,254 19,503 581
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 64 D D (250-499)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 242 703,060 45,106 1,594
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 77 338,352 15,894 517
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 14 D D (20-99)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 17 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 46 200,284 10,742 346
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 84 169,115 14,981 606
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 46 78,314 8,647 330
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 14 17,869 1,256 62
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 24 72,932 5,078 214
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 26 84,327 6,913 188
42139 Other construction materials whsle 55 111,266 7,318 283
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 39 D D (100-249)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 1,107 6,714,156 313,378 8,339
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 28 82,433 5,859 194
42142 Office equipment whsle 92 331,010 51,760 1,269
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 473 5,047,054 156,122 3,940
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 443 D D (2500-4999)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 312 3,760,885 81,933 2,303
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 131 D D (1000-2499)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 30 D D (250-499)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 96 327,381 25,290 751
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 74 239,134 17,555 536
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 22 88,247 7,735 215
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 308 671,120 49,265 1,444
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 274 626,706 45,863 1,314
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 34 44,414 3,402 130
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 70 208,107 20,238 564
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 40 47,051 4,844 177
4214901 Religious & school supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 31 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 104 D D (500-999)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 101 D D (500-999)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 66 D D (250-499)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 38 D D (250-499)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 28 D D (100-249)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 35 D D (250-499)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 18 D D (100-249)
42151022 Nonferrous metal sales offices 17 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 925 6,666,033 240,069 6,370
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 225 870,519 46,893 1,346
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 225 2,551,442 61,231 1,855
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 475 3,244,072 131,945 3,169
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 206 2,135,250 84,547 1,793
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 269 1,108,822 47,398 1,376
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 269 866,772 79,354 2,679
42171 Hardware whsle 115 414,985 36,876 1,291
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 53 D D (250-499)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 72 279,725 24,190 765
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 29 D D (100-249)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 1,267 4,628,262 294,880 8,696
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 96 853,286 42,390 1,032
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 74 D D (250-499)
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 24 D D (100-249)
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 44 D D (250-499)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 548 2,217,111 106,687 3,037
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 29 54,574 5,476 137
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 53 81,580 7,786 234
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 31 D D (100-249)
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 22 D D (100-249)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 215 550,441 41,840 1,184
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 40 D D (250-499)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 58 D D (250-499)
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 24 D D (20-99)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 129 D D (500-999)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 189 504,119 32,005 1,088
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 42 55,494 2,828 114
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 22 90,059 5,549 163
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 16 40,359 2,963 88
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 26 99,489 7,043 203
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 15 18,375 1,963 56
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 68 200,343 11,659 464
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 74 D D (500-999)
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 21 20,601 2,321 105
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 23 48,055 6,719 268
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 17 D D (100-249)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 286 790,532 83,973 2,404
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 213 678,495 70,162 1,943
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 55 D D (250-499)
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 18 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 985 D D (2500-4999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 88 167,385 17,470 623
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 49 D D (250-499)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 82 280,614 17,228 664
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 24 89,026 5,038 173
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 18 D D (100-249)
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 6 D D (20-99)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 15 49,161 3,123 95
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 43 142,427 9,067 396
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 259 533,471 26,316 957
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 238 D D (500-999)
4219402 Precious metal (excluding ores) whsle 21 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 507 D D (1000-2499)
4219901 Musical instruments & supplies whsle 24 D D (20-99)
4219902 Forest products (except lumber) whsle 42 D D (100-249)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 211 211,978 12,848 567
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 86 489,372 27,845 751
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 76 478,338 26,806 713
4219905 Fire extinguishers & fire safety equipment whsle 22 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 122 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 3,154 16,376,726 941,190 31,115
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 221 1,151,691 76,504 2,284
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 31 D D (250-499)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 100 D D (500-999)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 90 561,748 41,611 1,206
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 278 1,509,897 102,541 3,168
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 128 929,578 70,287 2,097
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 150 580,319 32,254 1,071
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 648 1,708,466 114,964 4,627
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 126 D D (500-999)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 90 183,438 14,559 587
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 36 D D (100-249)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 106 559,869 37,959 1,372
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 305 517,590 34,650 1,683
42234 Footwear whsle 111 D D (500-999)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 782 5,777,496 298,406 10,136
42241 General-line grocery whsle 107 1,420,561 75,557 2,101
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 97 D D (1000-2499)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 88 1,159,521 43,157 1,220
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 29 112,204 6,544 250
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 26 D D (100-249)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 7 71,476 4,275 336
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 7 71,476 4,275 336
42245 Confectionery whsle 36 168,980 13,751 513
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 88 D D (500-999)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 42 289,726 16,931 755
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 164 914,927 50,205 1,884
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 221 D D (1000-2499)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 39 D D (250-499)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 39 51,792 7,830 401
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 19 134,545 10,430 358
4224904 Canned goods whsle 29 120,849 7,742 224
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 17 55,657 2,920 123
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 78 D D (1000-2499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 30 339,359 10,117 261
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4225902 Leaf tobacco whsle 3 D D (1-19)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 180 587,007 50,263 1,402
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 43 229,172 12,682 364
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 137 357,835 37,581 1,038
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 131 D D (1000-2499)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 56 1,790,051 23,121 663
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 23 1,427,864 14,119 406
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 22 D D (250-499)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 18 D D (250-499)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 4 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 33 362,187 9,002 257
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 38 D D (1000-2499)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 10 D D (500-999)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 28 826,967 60,517 1,133
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 28 826,967 60,517 1,133
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 921 D D (5000-9999)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 74 277,062 9,766 394
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 31 37,221 1,687 50
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 43 239,841 8,079 344
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 45 D D (500-999)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 185 981,770 91,509 3,097
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 67 D D (500-999)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 32 40,330 5,111 184
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 518 D D (1000-2499)
4229901 Art goods whsle 129 144,907 14,582 613
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 153 143,359 7,959 345
4229903 Textile bags, bagging, & burlap whsle 14 D D (20-99)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 222 D D (500-999)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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