1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Kentucky


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 17,369 33,332,675 3,128,099 212,189
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,191 8,498,365 642,235 26,010
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 941 883,287 118,622 6,715
443 Electronics & appliance stores 573 704,153 75,370 3,984
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,696 3,510,607 374,374 18,909
445 Food & beverage stores 2,218 5,087,723 494,600 43,623
446 Health & personal care stores 1,246 1,693,996 227,380 12,963
447 Gasoline stations 2,620 3,695,915 227,591 20,137
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,908 1,371,744 159,337 14,324
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 804 597,415 66,395 5,593
452 General merchandise stores 734 5,363,351 514,599 44,452
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,889 1,254,087 140,153 10,635
454 Nonstore retailers 549 672,032 87,443 4,844

 

 

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 17,369 33,332,675 3,128,099 212,189
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 2,191 8,498,365 642,235 26,010
4411 Automobile dealers 895 7,267,409 464,021 16,912
44111 New car dealers 430 6,442,715 424,593 14,979
44112 Used car dealers 465 824,694 39,428 1,933
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 182 263,743 21,395 1,023
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 30 62,094 5,736 253
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 152 201,649 15,659 770
441221 Motorcycle dealers 55 88,240 6,198 326
441222 Boat dealers 73 89,046 7,394 342
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 24 24,363 2,067 102
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 1,114 967,213 156,819 8,075
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 806 675,226 105,818 5,716
44132 Tire dealers 308 291,987 51,001 2,359
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 941 883,287 118,622 6,715
4421 Furniture stores 470 564,382 73,370 3,979
4422 Home furnishings stores 471 318,905 45,252 2,736
44221 Floor covering stores 263 204,574 27,424 1,363
44229 Other home furnishings stores 208 114,331 17,828 1,373
442291 Window treatment stores 22 5,751 1,072 85
442299 All other home furnishings stores 186 108,580 16,756 1,288
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 573 704,153 75,370 3,984
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 408 540,297 56,519 3,065
443111 Household appliance stores 179 159,273 19,556 1,050
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 229 381,024 36,963 2,015
44312 Computer & software stores 149 151,537 16,314 759
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 16 12,319 2,537 160
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,696 3,510,607 374,374 18,909
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 1,229 2,792,848 307,786 15,395
44411 Home centers 71 679,563 64,542 4,271
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 173 133,548 15,360 760
44413 Hardware stores 252 211,594 30,831 2,325
44419 Other building material dealers 733 1,768,143 197,053 8,039
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 467 717,759 66,588 3,514
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 82 65,958 7,116 429
44422 Nursery & garden centers 385 651,801 59,472 3,085
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 2,218 5,087,723 494,600 43,623
4451 Grocery stores 1,589 4,635,303 456,073 40,179
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 1,274 4,452,086 437,140 38,211
44512 Convenience stores 315 183,217 18,933 1,968
4452 Specialty food stores 172 77,825 11,329 1,142
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 457 374,595 27,198 2,302
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 1,246 1,693,996 227,380 12,963
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 809 1,485,530 184,530 10,643
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 785 1,474,349 182,243 10,476
4461102 Proprietary stores 24 11,181 2,287 167
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 108 36,693 4,410 414
44613 Optical goods stores 141 63,154 15,150 749
44619 Other health & personal care stores 188 108,619 23,290 1,157
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 70 26,314 3,734 410
446199 All other health & personal care stores 118 82,305 19,556 747
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 2,620 3,695,915 227,591 20,137
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 1,805 2,617,666 162,203 14,780
44719 Other gasoline stations 815 1,078,249 65,388 5,357
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,908 1,371,744 159,337 14,324
4481 Clothing stores 1,063 905,085 97,754 9,454
44811 Men's clothing stores 102 54,751 6,596 545
44812 Women's clothing stores 424 241,227 26,288 3,169
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 63 30,499 3,052 334
44814 Family clothing stores 286 512,483 52,190 4,446
44815 Clothing accessories stores 58 10,957 2,068 260
44819 Other clothing stores 130 55,168 7,560 700
4482 Shoe stores 440 255,218 27,996 2,496
4482101 Men's shoe stores 35 17,933 2,264 164
4482102 Women's shoe stores 49 13,634 2,068 216
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 12 3,890 523 56
4482104 Family shoe stores 271 149,503 15,612 1,426
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 73 70,258 7,529 634
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 405 211,441 33,587 2,374
44831 Jewelry stores 387 204,096 32,361 2,284
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 18 7,345 1,226 90
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 804 597,415 66,395 5,593
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 550 383,279 43,837 3,530
45111 Sporting goods stores 311 195,936 22,105 1,810
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 106 90,387 9,578 917
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 205 105,549 12,527 893
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 107 121,153 11,256 973
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 66 23,709 4,071 370
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 66 42,481 6,405 377
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 254 214,136 22,558 2,063
45121 Book stores & news dealers 169 150,205 16,350 1,482
451211 Book stores 160 144,994 15,868 1,442
4512111 Book stores, general 88 85,867 9,425 942
4512112 Specialty book stores 50 25,833 2,765 295
4512113 College book stores 22 33,294 3,678 205
451212 News dealers & newsstands 9 5,211 482 40
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 85 63,931 6,208 581
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 734 5,363,351 514,599 44,452
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 162 3,261,010 329,349 28,414
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 162 3,297,315 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 162 3,297,315 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 25 D D (5000-9999)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 118 2,248,116 202,712 18,518
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 19 D D (2500-4999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 572 2,102,341 185,250 16,038
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 29 D D (10k-24999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 543 D D (5000-9999)
4529901 Variety stores 398 360,646 33,489 3,461
4529902 Catalog showrooms 7 D D (500-999)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 138 D D (1000-2499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,889 1,254,087 140,153 10,635
4531 Florists 465 102,277 20,941 2,056
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 481 410,998 38,638 3,514
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 72 285,697 21,681 1,251
4532101 Stationery stores 9 4,581 555 41
4532102 Office supplies stores 63 281,116 21,126 1,210
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 409 125,301 16,957 2,263
4533 Used merchandise stores 286 64,193 13,533 1,327
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 657 676,619 67,041 3,738
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 99 45,815 6,570 679
45392 Art dealers 43 8,403 1,422 137
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 158 395,719 37,193 1,358
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 357 226,682 21,856 1,564
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 549 672,032 87,443 4,844
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 83 206,955 17,834 1,022
4542 Vending machine operators 116 118,292 23,890 1,451
4543 Direct selling establishments 350 346,785 45,719 2,371
45431 Fuel dealers 159 207,756 22,164 1,015
454311 Heating oil dealers 26 60,936 2,947 163
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 127 144,724 18,518 820
454319 Other fuel dealers 6 2,096 699 32
45439 Other direct selling establishments 191 139,029 23,555 1,356
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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