1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Berkshire County, MA


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 832 1,280,734 137,730 8,513
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 77 302,272 23,348 822
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 47 33,276 4,836 271
443 Electronics & appliance stores 37 24,203 3,252 165
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 66 96,295 12,246 481
445 Food & beverage stores 106 271,435 29,019 2,382
446 Health & personal care stores 47 68,553 9,580 497
447 Gasoline stations 65 76,771 5,089 439
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 139 93,263 10,960 733
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 60 35,084 4,358 355
452 General merchandise stores 33 147,105 15,372 1,455
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 97 36,283 4,931 382
454 Nonstore retailers 58 96,194 14,739 531

 

 

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 832 1,280,734 137,730 8,513
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 77 302,272 23,348 822
4411 Automobile dealers 39 268,288 18,395 603
44111 New car dealers 21 241,239 17,270 557
44112 Used car dealers 18 27,049 1,125 46
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 9 11,436 1,135 58
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 8 D D (20-99)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 5 7,573 831 42
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 1 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 29 22,548 3,818 161
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 22 16,649 2,606 109
44132 Tire dealers 7 5,899 1,212 52
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 47 33,276 4,836 271
4421 Furniture stores 16 17,960 2,722 120
4422 Home furnishings stores 31 15,316 2,114 151
44221 Floor covering stores 10 5,831 973 55
44229 Other home furnishings stores 21 9,485 1,141 96
442291 Window treatment stores 3 D D (20-99)
442299 All other home furnishings stores 18 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 37 24,203 3,252 165
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 23 16,224 2,253 114
443111 Household appliance stores 10 7,153 930 45
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 13 9,071 1,323 69
44312 Computer & software stores 11 6,305 698 36
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 3 1,674 301 15
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 66 96,295 12,246 481
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 50 82,780 10,209 401
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 10 D D (20-99)
44413 Hardware stores 12 13,684 2,335 111
44419 Other building material dealers 27 60,165 6,044 206
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 16 13,515 2,037 80
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 6 6,506 640 35
44422 Nursery & garden centers 10 7,009 1,397 45
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 106 271,435 29,019 2,382
4451 Grocery stores 53 225,010 23,486 1,928
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 34 216,370 22,693 1,852
44512 Convenience stores 19 8,640 793 76
4452 Specialty food stores 15 17,207 2,891 252
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 38 29,218 2,642 202
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 47 68,553 9,580 497
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 29 62,363 8,399 418
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 27 D D (250-499)
4461102 Proprietary stores 2 D D (20-99)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 4 1,365 213 9
44613 Optical goods stores 9 2,046 476 31
44619 Other health & personal care stores 5 2,779 492 39
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 3 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 65 76,771 5,089 439
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 33 43,282 2,643 260
44719 Other gasoline stations 32 33,489 2,446 179
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 139 93,263 10,960 733
4481 Clothing stores 94 70,102 8,190 547
44811 Men's clothing stores 8 4,663 621 20
44812 Women's clothing stores 41 22,955 3,154 247
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 2 D D (1-19)
44814 Family clothing stores 28 35,802 3,673 238
44815 Clothing accessories stores 5 D D (1-19)
44819 Other clothing stores 10 D D (20-99)
4482 Shoe stores 26 16,317 1,606 118
4482101 Men's shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 20 11,287 1,122 91
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 3 D D (1-19)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 19 6,844 1,164 68
44831 Jewelry stores 15 D D (20-99)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 4 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 60 35,084 4,358 355
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 40 23,511 3,095 234
45111 Sporting goods stores 21 12,025 1,687 106
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 5 2,734 256 18
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 16 9,291 1,431 88
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 9 8,367 826 86
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 7 D D (20-99)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 3 D D (1-19)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 20 11,573 1,263 121
45121 Book stores & news dealers 12 7,925 966 79
451211 Book stores 10 D D (20-99)
4512111 Book stores, general 7 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 2 D D (1-19)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 8 3,648 297 42
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 33 147,105 15,372 1,455
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 10 126,599 13,454 1,220
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 10 128,318 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 10 128,318 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 1 D D (100-249)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 8 D D (500-999)
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 1 D D (100-249)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 23 20,506 1,918 235
4529902 Catalog showrooms 1 D D (20-99)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 9 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 97 36,283 4,931 382
4531 Florists 16 3,815 721 58
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 35 15,388 1,676 155
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 6 D D (20-99)
4532101 Stationery stores 1 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 5 D D (20-99)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 29 D D (100-249)
4533 Used merchandise stores 24 9,287 1,317 96
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 22 7,793 1,217 73
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 4 D D (20-99)
45392 Art dealers 4 D D (1-19)
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 13 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 58 96,194 14,739 531
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 17 38,573 6,733 239
4543 Direct selling establishments 38 57,545 7,973 288
45431 Fuel dealers 29 54,086 6,997 242
454311 Heating oil dealers 23 43,975 5,721 201
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 6 10,111 1,276 41
45439 Other direct selling establishments 9 3,459 976 46
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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