1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Polk County, IA


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 1,680 4,454,041 461,433 28,123
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 194 1,136,064 89,043 2,986
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 89 145,113 21,102 895
443 Electronics & appliance stores 70 185,025 18,562 902
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 159 549,175 64,372 2,581
445 Food & beverage stores 104 D D (5000-9999)
446 Health & personal care stores 160 196,186 29,782 1,988
447 Gasoline stations 202 429,390 27,302 1,797
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 256 245,618 31,023 2,545
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 122 127,077 15,779 1,167
452 General merchandise stores 39 597,039 55,935 5,054
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 210 D D (1000-2499)
454 Nonstore retailers 75 101,630 14,314 604

 

 

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 1,680 4,454,041 461,433 28,123
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 194 1,136,064 89,043 2,986
4411 Automobile dealers 70 973,366 63,595 1,922
44111 New car dealers 34 913,881 59,913 1,775
44112 Used car dealers 36 59,485 3,682 147
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 19 30,496 2,570 112
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 9 D D (20-99)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 10 D D (20-99)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 4 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 3 D D (1-19)
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 3 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 105 132,202 22,878 952
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 73 93,798 15,076 641
44132 Tire dealers 32 38,404 7,802 311
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 89 145,113 21,102 895
4421 Furniture stores 36 82,263 11,555 439
4422 Home furnishings stores 53 62,850 9,547 456
44221 Floor covering stores 26 D D (100-249)
44229 Other home furnishings stores 27 D D (100-249)
442291 Window treatment stores 6 3,490 843 45
442299 All other home furnishings stores 21 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 70 185,025 18,562 902
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 48 115,041 13,171 657
443111 Household appliance stores 14 14,178 2,377 106
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 34 100,863 10,794 551
44312 Computer & software stores 14 65,074 4,563 182
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 8 4,910 828 63
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 159 549,175 64,372 2,581
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 124 511,628 59,372 2,274
44411 Home centers 11 D D (500-999)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 14 D D (20-99)
44413 Hardware stores 22 D D (100-249)
44419 Other building material dealers 77 308,858 40,564 1,111
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 35 37,547 5,000 307
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 14 14,370 2,249 128
44422 Nursery & garden centers 21 23,177 2,751 179
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 104 D D (5000-9999)
4451 Grocery stores 72 604,865 73,067 5,671
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 63 601,222 72,595 5,635
4452 Specialty food stores 25 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 160 196,186 29,782 1,988
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 73 D D (1000-2499)
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 69 D D (1000-2499)
4461102 Proprietary stores 4 D D (20-99)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 15 7,576 1,076 94
44613 Optical goods stores 45 D D (100-249)
44619 Other health & personal care stores 27 D D (100-249)
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 9 3,847 503 59
446199 All other health & personal care stores 18 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 202 429,390 27,302 1,797
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 155 320,081 18,722 1,296
44719 Other gasoline stations 47 109,309 8,580 501
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 256 245,618 31,023 2,545
4481 Clothing stores 157 171,880 20,506 1,864
44811 Men's clothing stores 22 D D (100-249)
44812 Women's clothing stores 60 D D (500-999)
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 9 8,689 803 92
44814 Family clothing stores 36 96,430 10,869 919
44815 Clothing accessories stores 7 1,291 224 23
44819 Other clothing stores 23 11,210 1,701 163
4482 Shoe stores 52 29,815 3,559 314
4482101 Men's shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 10 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 29 D D (100-249)
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 10 7,616 823 83
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 47 43,923 6,958 367
44831 Jewelry stores 46 D D (250-499)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 1 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 122 127,077 15,779 1,167
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 82 90,593 11,316 778
45111 Sporting goods stores 39 41,527 5,336 366
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 9 19,068 1,738 170
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 30 22,459 3,598 196
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 18 D D (100-249)
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 15 D D (20-99)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 10 D D (20-99)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 40 36,484 4,463 389
45121 Book stores & news dealers 27 28,562 3,730 310
451211 Book stores 25 D D (250-499)
4512111 Book stores, general 16 21,002 2,635 203
4512112 Specialty book stores 6 3,769 653 62
4512113 College book stores 3 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 2 D D (1-19)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 13 7,922 733 79
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 39 597,039 55,935 5,054
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 21 D D (2500-4999)
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 21 D N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 21 D N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 4 D D (1000-2499)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 12 D D (2500-4999)
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 5 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 18 D D (500-999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 17 D D (250-499)
4529901 Variety stores 11 D D (100-249)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 2 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 4 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 210 D D (1000-2499)
4531 Florists 30 9,835 2,304 189
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 83 D D (500-999)
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 12 D D (100-249)
4532101 Stationery stores 3 D D (20-99)
4532102 Office supplies stores 9 D D (100-249)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 71 31,811 5,210 565
4533 Used merchandise stores 25 D D (100-249)
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 72 D D (500-999)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 17 D D (100-249)
45392 Art dealers 12 D D (20-99)
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 6 6,638 658 32
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 37 25,149 3,976 310
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 75 101,630 14,314 604
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 12 D D (100-249)
4542 Vending machine operators 29 21,658 3,759 181
4543 Direct selling establishments 34 D D (250-499)
45431 Fuel dealers 6 D D (20-99)
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 5 D D (20-99)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 28 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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