1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Orleans Parish, LA


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 1,871 2,771,305 315,558 20,405
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 94 600,014 51,896 1,793
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 91 95,472 13,575 675
443 Electronics & appliance stores 39 43,796 4,228 278
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 86 180,122 26,724 1,063
445 Food & beverage stores 393 572,462 53,613 4,939
446 Health & personal care stores 157 225,903 30,404 2,253
447 Gasoline stations 137 198,479 11,726 927
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 360 272,739 39,112 2,635
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 99 81,837 8,921 686
452 General merchandise stores 40 262,459 30,624 2,624
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 336 186,256 31,055 1,955
454 Nonstore retailers 39 51,766 13,680 577

 

 

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 1,871 2,771,305 315,558 20,405
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 94 600,014 51,896 1,793
4411 Automobile dealers 27 497,809 36,633 1,085
44111 New car dealers 15 487,579 35,596 1,029
44112 Used car dealers 12 10,230 1,037 56
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 10 17,274 1,761 97
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 1 D D (20-99)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 9 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 7 D D (20-99)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 57 84,931 13,502 611
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 42 69,910 10,288 501
44132 Tire dealers 15 15,021 3,214 110
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 91 95,472 13,575 675
4421 Furniture stores 34 56,612 8,097 381
4422 Home furnishings stores 57 38,860 5,478 294
44221 Floor covering stores 15 18,508 2,444 95
44229 Other home furnishings stores 42 20,352 3,034 199
442291 Window treatment stores 5 D D (20-99)
442299 All other home furnishings stores 37 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 39 43,796 4,228 278
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 27 37,218 3,267 221
443111 Household appliance stores 4 4,548 413 33
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 23 32,670 2,854 188
44312 Computer & software stores 6 D D (1-19)
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 6 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 86 180,122 26,724 1,063
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 78 175,069 26,044 1,011
44411 Home centers 3 D D (100-249)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 13 D D (100-249)
44413 Hardware stores 22 17,187 3,799 205
44419 Other building material dealers 40 106,260 16,389 539
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 8 5,053 680 52
44422 Nursery & garden centers 6 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 393 572,462 53,613 4,939
4451 Grocery stores 332 532,258 47,274 4,468
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 281 516,467 45,853 4,340
44512 Convenience stores 51 15,791 1,421 128
4452 Specialty food stores 49 20,533 3,175 315
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 12 19,671 3,164 156
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 157 225,903 30,404 2,253
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 88 201,084 25,535 1,915
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 84 194,610 24,627 1,861
4461102 Proprietary stores 4 6,474 908 54
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 21 7,677 1,053 96
44613 Optical goods stores 29 8,790 2,369 128
44619 Other health & personal care stores 19 8,352 1,447 114
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 11 5,977 960 100
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 137 198,479 11,726 927
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 68 89,629 4,533 373
44719 Other gasoline stations 69 108,850 7,193 554
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 360 272,739 39,112 2,635
4481 Clothing stores 216 176,571 24,722 1,793
44811 Men's clothing stores 40 32,744 6,112 338
44812 Women's clothing stores 92 84,288 11,440 782
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 8 2,714 352 59
44814 Family clothing stores 27 37,323 3,691 337
44815 Clothing accessories stores 17 3,701 777 63
44819 Other clothing stores 32 15,801 2,350 214
4482 Shoe stores 68 45,032 4,958 360
4482101 Men's shoe stores 4 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 10 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 32 16,031 2,040 143
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 20 D D (100-249)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 76 51,136 9,432 482
44831 Jewelry stores 68 D D (250-499)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 8 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 99 81,837 8,921 686
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 45 32,907 3,665 270
45111 Sporting goods stores 17 13,846 1,581 111
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 6 8,787 982 69
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 14 13,675 1,317 100
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 11 D D (20-99)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 3 D D (1-19)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 54 48,930 5,256 416
45121 Book stores & news dealers 33 26,830 2,928 232
451211 Book stores 29 D D (100-249)
4512111 Book stores, general 18 9,394 1,286 116
4512112 Specialty book stores 5 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 6 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 4 D D (1-19)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 21 22,100 2,328 184
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 40 262,459 30,624 2,624
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 15 183,258 23,345 2,024
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 15 186,554 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 15 186,554 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 7 88,248 13,755 1,020
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 8 95,010 9,590 1,004
4529 Other general merchandise stores 25 79,201 7,279 600
45299 All other general merchandise stores 24 D D (250-499)
4529901 Variety stores 17 D D (100-249)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 1 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 6 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 336 186,256 31,055 1,955
4531 Florists 32 12,215 2,948 208
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 157 D D (500-999)
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 8 D D (20-99)
4532101 Stationery stores 4 D D (20-99)
4532102 Office supplies stores 4 D D (20-99)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 149 58,445 9,231 828
4533 Used merchandise stores 70 68,470 11,939 551
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 77 D D (250-499)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 4 D D (1-19)
45392 Art dealers 48 28,238 4,726 170
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 25 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 39 51,766 13,680 577
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 15 9,919 914 58
4542 Vending machine operators 8 8,438 1,509 84
4543 Direct selling establishments 16 33,409 11,257 435
45439 Other direct selling establishments 14 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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