1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Chatham County, GA


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 1,261 2,466,926 244,046 15,625
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 147 697,597 56,960 2,000
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 85 D D (500-999)
443 Electronics & appliance stores 44 D D (250-499)
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 102 250,891 25,488 1,280
445 Food & beverage stores 150 382,300 39,612 3,339
446 Health & personal care stores 79 D D (500-999)
447 Gasoline stations 109 174,474 8,628 626
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 234 168,969 21,549 1,893
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 73 57,500 7,215 537
452 General merchandise stores 37 D D (2500-4999)
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 171 D D (500-999)
454 Nonstore retailers 30 D D (100-249)

 

 

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 1,261 2,466,926 244,046 15,625
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 147 697,597 56,960 2,000
4411 Automobile dealers 53 590,450 39,863 1,271
44111 New car dealers 26 546,729 36,284 1,145
44112 Used car dealers 27 43,721 3,579 126
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 16 D D (100-249)
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 1 D D (1-19)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 15 D D (100-249)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 4 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 11 D D (20-99)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 78 D D (500-999)
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 60 52,061 9,519 445
44132 Tire dealers 18 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 85 D D (500-999)
4421 Furniture stores 38 49,725 8,523 335
4422 Home furnishings stores 47 D D (250-499)
44221 Floor covering stores 21 D D (100-249)
44229 Other home furnishings stores 26 11,963 1,629 154
442299 All other home furnishings stores 25 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 44 D D (250-499)
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 32 D D (250-499)
443111 Household appliance stores 15 D D (20-99)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 17 D D (250-499)
44312 Computer & software stores 8 D D (20-99)
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 4 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 102 250,891 25,488 1,280
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 83 244,810 24,670 1,204
44411 Home centers 5 D D (250-499)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 13 D D (20-99)
44413 Hardware stores 11 D D (20-99)
44419 Other building material dealers 54 132,189 14,661 597
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 19 6,081 818 76
44422 Nursery & garden centers 14 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 150 382,300 39,612 3,339
4451 Grocery stores 91 342,993 34,943 2,957
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 69 332,612 33,874 2,873
44512 Convenience stores 22 10,381 1,069 84
4452 Specialty food stores 19 D D (100-249)
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 40 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 79 D D (500-999)
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 35 84,961 9,472 480
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 35 84,961 9,472 480
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 10 5,505 776 46
44613 Optical goods stores 18 8,533 1,537 107
44619 Other health & personal care stores 16 D D (100-249)
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 8 3,864 492 67
446199 All other health & personal care stores 8 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 109 174,474 8,628 626
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 63 70,647 4,899 367
44719 Other gasoline stations 46 103,827 3,729 259
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 234 168,969 21,549 1,893
4481 Clothing stores 144 D D (1000-2499)
44811 Men's clothing stores 24 12,290 1,490 128
44812 Women's clothing stores 56 D D (250-499)
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 13 8,287 1,211 130
44814 Family clothing stores 21 37,435 3,833 435
44815 Clothing accessories stores 13 1,901 394 45
44819 Other clothing stores 17 11,583 1,286 115
4482 Shoe stores 43 D D (250-499)
4482101 Men's shoe stores 4 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 7 3,463 709 57
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 21 D D (100-249)
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 9 11,005 1,006 93
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 47 D D (250-499)
44831 Jewelry stores 41 D D (250-499)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 6 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 73 57,500 7,215 537
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 46 D D (250-499)
45111 Sporting goods stores 21 D D (20-99)
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 17 6,849 949 56
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 11 D D (100-249)
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 11 2,992 449 48
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 3 D D (20-99)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 27 D D (100-249)
45121 Book stores & news dealers 16 D D (100-249)
451211 Book stores 16 D D (100-249)
4512111 Book stores, general 13 D D (20-99)
4512112 Specialty book stores 3 D D (20-99)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 11 11,403 956 102
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 37 D D (2500-4999)
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 14 281,765 30,201 2,571
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 14 285,720 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 14 285,720 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 5 71,674 9,600 808
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 6 D D (1000-2499)
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 3 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 23 D D (500-999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 22 D D (250-499)
4529901 Variety stores 16 D D (100-249)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 1 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 171 D D (500-999)
4531 Florists 29 D D (100-249)
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 61 D D (250-499)
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 6 D D (20-99)
4532101 Stationery stores 1 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 5 D D (20-99)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 55 D D (250-499)
4533 Used merchandise stores 37 D D (100-249)
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 44 D D (100-249)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 4 D D (20-99)
45392 Art dealers 13 2,381 682 36
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 9 D D (20-99)
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 18 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 30 D D (100-249)
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 7 D D (20-99)
4542 Vending machine operators 4 6,049 1,227 66
4543 Direct selling establishments 19 10,818 1,661 88
45439 Other direct selling establishments 14 7,760 1,165 60
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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