1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Palm Beach County, FL


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.
More
data
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  44-45 Retail trade 4,967 11,731,186 1,126,092 61,563
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 417 3,389,776 233,934 6,833
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 420 483,024 60,024 2,592
443 Electronics & appliance stores 193 360,111 38,089 1,935
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 326 848,189 95,773 3,873
445 Food & beverage stores 569 1,881,803 198,308 14,391
446 Health & personal care stores 431 680,000 82,128 5,191
447 Gasoline stations 342 602,273 28,739 2,022
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 950 1,013,265 121,688 7,552
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 324 268,767 33,415 2,270
452 General merchandise stores 119 1,412,871 136,217 9,581
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 672 382,407 50,404 3,502
454 Nonstore retailers 204 408,700 47,373 1,821

 

 

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 4,967 11,731,186 1,126,092 61,563
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 417 3,389,776 233,934 6,833
4411 Automobile dealers 138 3,052,786 184,929 4,738
44111 New car dealers 75 2,945,939 177,234 4,460
44112 Used car dealers 63 106,847 7,695 278
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 83 123,700 11,196 430
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 5 9,686 719 26
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 78 114,014 10,477 404
441221 Motorcycle dealers 10 18,699 1,950 54
441222 Boat dealers 56 72,283 7,185 294
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 12 23,032 1,342 56
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 196 213,290 37,809 1,665
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 126 138,243 22,181 1,044
44132 Tire dealers 70 75,047 15,628 621
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 420 483,024 60,024 2,592
4421 Furniture stores 174 283,633 35,241 1,223
4422 Home furnishings stores 246 199,391 24,783 1,369
44221 Floor covering stores 101 78,565 9,371 370
44229 Other home furnishings stores 145 120,826 15,412 999
442291 Window treatment stores 24 11,071 1,758 93
442299 All other home furnishings stores 121 109,755 13,654 906
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 193 360,111 38,089 1,935
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 128 263,044 28,628 1,361
443111 Household appliance stores 36 32,280 4,154 142
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 92 230,764 24,474 1,219
44312 Computer & software stores 50 85,539 7,931 471
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 15 11,528 1,530 103
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 326 848,189 95,773 3,873
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 267 770,780 89,167 3,511
44411 Home centers 14 D D (1000-2499)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 41 39,347 5,041 182
44413 Hardware stores 27 D D (100-249)
44419 Other building material dealers 185 408,655 48,603 1,623
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 59 77,409 6,606 362
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 14 11,383 1,481 84
44422 Nursery & garden centers 45 66,026 5,125 278
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 569 1,881,803 198,308 14,391
4451 Grocery stores 368 1,758,647 184,478 13,269
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 242 1,679,975 177,511 12,728
44512 Convenience stores 126 78,672 6,967 541
4452 Specialty food stores 114 68,028 8,497 722
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 87 55,128 5,333 400
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 431 680,000 82,128 5,191
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 140 548,550 56,842 3,834
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 133 544,914 56,294 3,779
4461102 Proprietary stores 7 3,636 548 55
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 61 23,191 2,904 238
44613 Optical goods stores 115 51,607 13,040 587
44619 Other health & personal care stores 115 56,652 9,342 532
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 56 32,878 3,999 278
446199 All other health & personal care stores 59 23,774 5,343 254
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 342 602,273 28,739 2,022
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 199 402,190 18,864 1,242
44719 Other gasoline stations 143 200,083 9,875 780
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 950 1,013,265 121,688 7,552
4481 Clothing stores 583 723,835 83,889 5,547
44811 Men's clothing stores 63 42,988 6,327 353
44812 Women's clothing stores 291 324,486 38,855 2,395
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 22 24,364 2,261 182
44814 Family clothing stores 94 272,648 28,545 2,074
44815 Clothing accessories stores 30 11,403 1,888 118
44819 Other clothing stores 83 47,946 6,013 425
4482 Shoe stores 156 112,227 14,247 1,021
4482101 Men's shoe stores 10 5,277 692 39
4482102 Women's shoe stores 43 31,764 4,706 325
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 5 2,688 352 30
4482104 Family shoe stores 77 55,265 6,764 489
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 21 17,233 1,733 138
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 211 177,203 23,552 984
44831 Jewelry stores 192 163,230 21,867 863
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 19 13,973 1,685 121
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 324 268,767 33,415 2,270
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 251 196,419 24,440 1,535
45111 Sporting goods stores 138 87,085 10,623 640
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 27 30,012 3,332 209
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 111 57,073 7,291 431
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 53 66,776 7,255 589
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 37 28,085 4,852 224
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 23 14,473 1,710 82
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 73 72,348 8,975 735
45121 Book stores & news dealers 49 51,058 6,200 518
451211 Book stores 39 46,906 5,642 477
4512111 Book stores, general 26 33,986 4,259 320
4512112 Specialty book stores 8 2,813 482 40
4512113 College book stores 5 10,107 901 117
451212 News dealers & newsstands 10 4,152 558 41
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 24 21,290 2,775 217
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 119 1,412,871 136,217 9,581
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 42 1,035,146 110,601 7,889
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 42 1,057,695 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 42 1,057,695 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 13 D D (2500-4999)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 23 477,791 43,481 3,835
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 6 D D (1000-2499)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 77 377,725 25,616 1,692
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 5 D D (500-999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 72 D D (500-999)
4529901 Variety stores 47 D D (250-499)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 8 D D (250-499)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 17 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 672 382,407 50,404 3,502
4531 Florists 110 36,097 7,952 478
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 188 164,862 16,744 1,518
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 36 97,343 7,870 557
4532101 Stationery stores 5 1,171 156 15
4532102 Office supplies stores 31 96,172 7,714 542
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 152 67,519 8,874 961
4533 Used merchandise stores 144 44,705 7,395 527
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 230 136,743 18,313 979
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 44 27,823 3,489 257
45392 Art dealers 71 45,990 4,623 218
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 10 10,881 803 28
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 105 52,049 9,398 476
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 204 408,700 47,373 1,821
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 66 307,431 30,111 1,094
4542 Vending machine operators 24 9,363 1,606 78
4543 Direct selling establishments 114 91,906 15,656 649
45431 Fuel dealers 16 18,418 3,169 123
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 12 18,136 3,091 118
454319 Other fuel dealers 1 D D (1-19)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 98 73,488 12,487 526
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

Top: subsector table All-sector table
Data in formats for downloading
Publications (page images) including city data PDF

Source: 1997 Economic Census

Last modified: 2/ 6/01   Questions?