1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
DuPage County, IL


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 3,351 74,318,834 2,918,500 64,415
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,444 51,117,001 1,919,550 39,660
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 907 23,201,833 998,950 24,755

 

 

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 3,351 74,318,834 2,918,500 64,415
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,444 51,117,001 1,919,550 39,660
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 121 16,012,164 81,448 1,810
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 38 15,130,285 35,939 617
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 17 10,328,442 19,207 342
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 68 D D (1000-2499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 30 D D (250-499)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 34 D D (500-999)
4211203 Petroleum products marketing equipment whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 116 1,029,750 80,709 1,891
42121 Furniture whsle 57 398,535 35,430 590
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 27 74,256 4,143 137
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 30 324,279 31,287 453
42122 Home furnishings whsle 59 631,215 45,279 1,301
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 16 145,957 2,777 55
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 16 D D (250-499)
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 25 D D (500-999)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 76 718,794 38,575 1,171
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 31 377,604 22,494 571
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 30 D D (500-999)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 21 245,363 9,410 402
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 9 221,517 6,244 278
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 9 57,777 2,857 63
42139 Other construction materials whsle 15 38,050 3,814 135
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 413 10,953,748 580,631 11,502
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 17 1,300,586 51,323 947
42142 Office equipment whsle 47 1,135,437 93,332 1,981
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 162 7,075,600 316,745 5,917
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 135 6,911,165 293,583 5,622
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 66 4,810,708 121,689 2,983
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 69 2,100,457 171,894 2,639
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 27 164,435 23,162 295
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 48 D D (500-999)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 32 186,663 20,880 479
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 102 953,474 76,956 1,727
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 92 894,118 69,449 1,568
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 10 59,356 7,507 159
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 24 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 21 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 151 D D (1000-2499)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 145 3,560,498 74,741 1,608
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 122 3,039,402 61,334 1,308
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 73 1,011,581 48,907 1,091
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 49 2,027,821 12,427 217
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 23 521,096 13,407 300
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 12 D D (100-249)
42151022 Nonferrous metal sales offices 11 D D (20-99)
42152 Coal & other mineral & ore whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 448 7,520,050 322,811 5,952
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 167 1,576,676 92,705 1,938
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 40 2,462,241 34,843 638
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 241 3,481,133 195,263 3,376
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 121 2,006,980 129,954 2,050
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 120 1,474,153 65,309 1,326
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 204 1,497,218 110,563 2,666
42171 Hardware whsle 127 849,394 75,912 1,926
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 36 331,481 19,707 388
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 32 274,731 12,634 294
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 9 41,612 2,310 58
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 718 7,541,734 544,354 10,818
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 30 374,024 35,925 744
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 21 169,018 7,322 183
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 8 D D (20-99)
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 470 4,073,382 390,032 7,554
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 19 76,322 7,772 163
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 44 284,074 39,326 782
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 19 D D (250-499)
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 25 D D (250-499)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 159 1,479,089 179,175 3,319
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 80 851,136 56,055 1,077
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 54 207,181 24,490 548
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 108 1,167,770 82,315 1,645
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 130 2,105,440 66,625 1,339
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 16 D D (20-99)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 37 D D (250-499)
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 21 115,067 6,995 179
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 15 63,036 4,930 111
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 35 D D (500-999)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 43 322,061 18,149 536
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 17 60,569 6,519 164
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 16 83,392 5,354 182
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 24 497,809 26,301 462
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (250-499)
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 3 D D (1-19)
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 197 D D (1000-2499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 36 500,880 10,616 286
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 24 801,248 22,520 470
42193 Recyclable material whsle 27 81,791 7,970 205
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 5 12,891 2,119 43
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 7 53,352 4,349 104
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 15 15,548 1,502 58
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 23 60,539 4,644 142
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 22 D D (100-249)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 87 D D (1000-2499)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 29 D D (100-249)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 20 D D (500-999)
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 13 D D (250-499)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 7 D D (250-499)
4219905 Fire extinguishers & fire safety equipment whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 23 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 907 23,201,833 998,950 24,755
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 200 5,095,018 160,486 6,138
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 41 1,346,615 22,541 469
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 92 1,020,409 82,387 4,616
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 67 2,727,994 55,558 1,053
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 45 3,032,124 116,107 2,107
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 15 829,772 13,754 389
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 30 2,202,352 102,353 1,718
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 60 366,848 13,269 302
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 17 D D (20-99)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 11 73,586 1,959 58
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 14 160,227 5,743 87
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 23 D D (100-249)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 204 7,082,743 390,309 9,202
42241 General-line grocery whsle 14 D D (500-999)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 13 D D (500-999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 32 954,115 44,840 1,318
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 18 419,284 16,554 348
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 18 419,284 16,554 348
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42245 Confectionery whsle 18 377,022 25,014 703
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 15 115,541 3,241 120
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 17 D D (250-499)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 87 D D (5000-9999)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 11 175,436 17,122 515
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 13 997,277 165,005 3,318
4224904 Canned goods whsle 14 D D (20-99)
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 39 D D (1000-2499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 1 D D (1-19)
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 182 3,712,585 127,755 2,490
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 50 861,934 30,059 603
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 132 2,850,651 97,696 1,887
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 129 D D (1000-2499)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 27 D D (250-499)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 4 D D (20-99)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 3 D D (1-19)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 3 D D (1-19)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 23 974,780 15,153 274
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 13 360,114 16,357 339
42281 Beer & ale whsle 6 D D (250-499)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 175 D D (2500-4999)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 11 145,975 13,287 275
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 9 D D (250-499)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 33 984,426 16,630 331
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 15 334,759 38,903 1,024
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 16 161,290 6,459 127
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 96 D D (1000-2499)
4229901 Art goods whsle 22 458,196 54,015 1,284
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 23 34,278 3,836 114
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 49 D D (500-999)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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