1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Fulton County, GA


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 2,462 55,915,067 1,823,930 40,435
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,610 34,739,209 1,105,510 24,052
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 852 21,175,858 718,420 16,383

 

 

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 2,462 55,915,067 1,823,930 40,435
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,610 34,739,209 1,105,510 24,052
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 132 16,426,201 102,026 3,443
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 36 15,733,796 56,914 2,087
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 24 D D (1000-2499)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 6 D D (250-499)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 4 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 74 D D (1000-2499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 30 D D (250-499)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 38 D D (500-999)
4211203 Petroleum products marketing equipment whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 217 1,465,516 57,947 1,534
42121 Furniture whsle 99 798,854 28,282 650
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 48 308,029 13,407 373
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 51 490,825 14,875 277
42122 Home furnishings whsle 118 666,662 29,665 884
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 19 92,240 3,713 111
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 37 267,254 13,263 388
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 46 D D (250-499)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 76 1,017,546 33,295 764
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 33 820,865 19,713 414
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 3 D D (1-19)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 21 659,975 16,313 326
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 17 D D (20-99)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 10 42,773 2,821 97
42139 Other construction materials whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 284 4,349,779 340,136 5,920
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42142 Office equipment whsle 23 D D (500-999)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 148 2,577,010 209,049 3,509
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 99 2,410,636 168,639 2,875
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 43 1,399,810 35,503 575
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 56 1,010,826 133,136 2,300
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 49 166,374 40,410 634
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 43 D D (250-499)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 24 116,249 7,573 248
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 44 997,959 62,679 961
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 42 D D (500-999)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 13 D D (20-99)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 63 896,379 33,631 792
42151 Metal service centers & offices 59 D D (500-999)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 48 842,357 30,525 700
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 32 589,140 24,961 624
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 16 253,217 5,564 76
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 11 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 208 6,292,377 265,050 4,739
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 87 838,954 48,778 1,226
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 19 102,274 5,742 128
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 102 5,351,149 210,530 3,385
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 62 5,081,133 191,256 2,997
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 40 270,016 19,274 388
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 112 D D (1000-2499)
42171 Hardware whsle 46 327,208 21,384 697
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 28 295,046 10,169 274
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 31 D D (100-249)
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 291 2,184,460 154,485 3,442
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 15 148,865 10,772 205
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 10 27,474 2,051 63
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 4 19,416 1,394 43
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 156 1,225,669 85,613 1,837
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 13 57,374 3,577 75
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 7 39,407 1,609 44
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 6 17,967 1,968 31
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 54 843,835 52,676 1,097
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 9 32,538 3,047 79
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 32 120,716 14,947 356
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 5 9,826 585 16
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 41 D D (100-249)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 65 345,332 32,431 763
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 9 26,080 3,191 94
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 14 94,815 4,615 132
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 4 14,116 2,431 61
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 12 104,874 9,007 192
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 6 16,673 1,501 34
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 20 88,774 11,686 250
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 33 368,050 17,210 435
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 10 36,952 2,868 91
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 9 289,219 11,354 203
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 12 69,070 6,408 139
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 227 D D (1000-2499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 34 134,575 10,963 241
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 50 354,623 28,919 884
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 13 106,739 8,239 234
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 10 D D (100-249)
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 3 D D (1-19)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 26 D D (500-999)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 70 D D (250-499)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 65 D D (250-499)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 59 D D (500-999)
4219902 Forest products (except lumber) whsle 4 423,351 2,112 61
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 19 74,062 6,424 152
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 12 162,522 13,844 446
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 8 D D (250-499)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 4 D D (100-249)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 20 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 852 21,175,858 718,420 16,383
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 127 3,231,632 133,993 2,598
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 22 569,153 17,951 417
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 56 179,796 16,951 412
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 49 2,482,683 99,091 1,769
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 36 1,678,323 73,233 1,259
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 14 106,620 4,379 156
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 22 1,571,703 68,854 1,103
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 187 1,101,929 56,346 1,560
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 48 204,235 17,307 589
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 44 D D (500-999)
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 47 637,459 28,133 621
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 86 227,388 9,443 323
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 140 6,823,853 208,074 5,252
42241 General-line grocery whsle 17 636,419 50,484 1,371
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 17 636,419 50,484 1,371
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 24 650,149 14,922 422
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 4 D D (100-249)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 4 D D (100-249)
42245 Confectionery whsle 5 108,105 12,468 162
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 6 123,129 9,679 287
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 16 433,237 12,404 415
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 55 D D (1000-2499)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 6 D D (250-499)
4224904 Canned goods whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 6 570,912 13,731 202
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 22 D D (1000-2499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 12 131,337 2,623 40
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 5 D D (1-19)
4225905 Other farm-product raw material whsle 4 D D (1-19)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 116 1,752,850 57,563 1,162
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 35 1,167,185 19,097 383
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 81 585,665 38,466 779
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 80 D D (500-999)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 30 3,205,676 23,725 510
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 12 498,944 6,415 180
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 12 498,944 6,415 180
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 9 D D (100-249)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 3 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 18 2,706,732 17,310 330
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 27 1,031,068 74,071 1,523
42281 Beer & ale whsle 6 279,142 27,081 756
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 21 751,926 46,990 767
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 21 751,926 46,990 767
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 177 2,219,190 88,792 2,479
42291 Farm supplies whsle 14 304,888 6,191 216
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 5 12,146 488 12
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 9 292,742 5,703 204
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 22 267,649 26,757 778
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 20 D D (100-249)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 5 D D (250-499)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 14 86,729 6,060 166
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 102 D D (500-999)
4229901 Art goods whsle 50 179,665 13,632 356
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 41 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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