1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
DeKalb 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 2,407 6,229,317 635,686 34,901
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 236 1,795,236 162,809 5,063
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 148 178,865 24,278 1,186
443 Electronics & appliance stores 110 230,478 28,177 1,173
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 153 770,513 81,952 2,921
445 Food & beverage stores 329 1,007,377 101,993 7,837
446 Health & personal care stores 248 285,550 37,695 2,431
447 Gasoline stations 261 468,218 25,350 1,616
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 387 361,364 40,986 3,625
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 132 155,471 17,606 1,211
452 General merchandise stores 64 663,372 69,895 5,415
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 240 149,026 20,827 1,601
454 Nonstore retailers 99 163,847 24,118 822

 

 

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 2,407 6,229,317 635,686 34,901
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 236 1,795,236 162,809 5,063
4411 Automobile dealers 91 1,577,506 125,692 3,523
44111 New car dealers 44 1,495,631 122,151 3,373
44112 Used car dealers 47 81,875 3,541 150
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 11 9,756 1,030 55
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 1 D D (1-19)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 10 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 5 4,221 418 29
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 1 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 134 207,974 36,087 1,485
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 80 127,592 21,801 959
44132 Tire dealers 54 80,382 14,286 526
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 148 178,865 24,278 1,186
4421 Furniture stores 66 101,936 13,152 589
4422 Home furnishings stores 82 76,929 11,126 597
44221 Floor covering stores 34 32,469 4,383 155
44229 Other home furnishings stores 48 44,460 6,743 442
442291 Window treatment stores 2 D D (20-99)
442299 All other home furnishings stores 46 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 110 230,478 28,177 1,173
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 68 160,666 19,684 914
443111 Household appliance stores 19 15,858 1,723 103
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 49 144,808 17,961 811
44312 Computer & software stores 35 D D (100-249)
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 7 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 153 770,513 81,952 2,921
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 133 721,075 73,879 2,539
44411 Home centers 6 D D (500-999)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 24 20,615 2,859 100
44413 Hardware stores 26 D D (100-249)
44419 Other building material dealers 77 503,239 48,835 1,351
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 20 49,438 8,073 382
44422 Nursery & garden centers 14 46,681 7,432 359
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 329 1,007,377 101,993 7,837
4451 Grocery stores 192 888,605 92,629 7,242
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 155 870,680 91,121 7,127
44512 Convenience stores 37 17,925 1,508 115
4452 Specialty food stores 49 22,279 3,416 219
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 88 96,493 5,948 376
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 248 285,550 37,695 2,431
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 112 215,136 25,142 1,632
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 102 212,064 24,353 1,577
4461102 Proprietary stores 10 3,072 789 55
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 42 20,051 2,494 210
44613 Optical goods stores 42 24,260 4,521 283
44619 Other health & personal care stores 52 26,103 5,538 306
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 27 15,434 2,838 195
446199 All other health & personal care stores 25 10,669 2,700 111
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 261 468,218 25,350 1,616
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 179 375,866 18,340 1,172
44719 Other gasoline stations 82 92,352 7,010 444
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 387 361,364 40,986 3,625
4481 Clothing stores 241 248,514 27,429 2,531
44811 Men's clothing stores 35 29,626 3,726 252
44812 Women's clothing stores 117 82,472 8,964 1,003
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 9 7,907 903 87
44814 Family clothing stores 41 109,324 11,562 1,007
44815 Clothing accessories stores 17 6,600 890 61
44819 Other clothing stores 22 12,585 1,384 121
4482 Shoe stores 81 67,015 7,457 717
4482101 Men's shoe stores 7 4,005 551 35
4482102 Women's shoe stores 16 8,004 942 88
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 8 2,313 390 39
4482104 Family shoe stores 34 23,677 2,208 196
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 16 29,016 3,366 359
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 65 45,835 6,100 377
44831 Jewelry stores 60 D D (250-499)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 5 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 132 155,471 17,606 1,211
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 72 113,177 12,701 787
45111 Sporting goods stores 30 50,910 5,399 439
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 5 D D (20-99)
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 25 D D (250-499)
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 18 29,442 2,968 200
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 10 5,278 771 75
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 14 27,547 3,563 73
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 60 42,294 4,905 424
45121 Book stores & news dealers 36 24,339 3,134 234
451211 Book stores 34 D D (100-249)
4512111 Book stores, general 17 14,982 2,009 144
4512112 Specialty book stores 9 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 8 5,113 564 40
451212 News dealers & newsstands 2 D D (1-19)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 24 17,955 1,771 190
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 64 663,372 69,895 5,415
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 21 539,722 59,633 4,507
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 21 553,699 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 21 553,699 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 5 D D (1000-2499)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 12 243,540 23,626 2,130
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 4 D D (1000-2499)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 43 123,650 10,262 908
45299 All other general merchandise stores 42 D D (500-999)
4529901 Variety stores 30 28,254 3,256 277
4529902 Catalog showrooms 3 D D (250-499)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 9 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 240 149,026 20,827 1,601
4531 Florists 45 12,158 3,002 210
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 83 61,010 6,924 595
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 20 39,018 3,900 250
4532101 Stationery stores 4 D D (20-99)
4532102 Office supplies stores 16 D D (100-249)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 63 21,992 3,024 345
4533 Used merchandise stores 36 23,856 3,413 254
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 76 52,002 7,488 542
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 19 15,596 1,695 170
45392 Art dealers 15 3,388 503 46
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 42 33,018 5,290 326
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 99 163,847 24,118 822
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 36 119,407 15,584 440
4542 Vending machine operators 18 D D (20-99)
4543 Direct selling establishments 45 D D (250-499)
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 3 D D (20-99)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 42 32,932 6,607 279
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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