1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Bristol County, MA


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 709 11,586,281 471,274 12,089
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 424 6,407,381 227,526 5,560
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 285 5,178,900 243,748 6,529

 

 

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 709 11,586,281 471,274 12,089
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 424 6,407,381 227,526 5,560
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 54 D D (500-999)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 17 D D (250-499)
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 14 211,793 12,148 258
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 2 D D (20-99)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 12 D D (100-249)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 15 15,488 2,664 110
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 20 128,731 13,486 515
42121 Furniture whsle 6 11,905 1,661 96
42122 Home furnishings whsle 14 116,826 11,825 419
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 23 D D (250-499)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 10 45,036 3,422 92
42139 Other construction materials whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 61 389,379 39,610 852
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 5 49,177 2,410 66
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 16 50,101 5,888 87
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 14 D D (20-99)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 12 29,018 1,830 52
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 11 173,355 16,980 370
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 9 D D (250-499)
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 3 D D (100-249)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 25 D D (250-499)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 25 D D (250-499)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 19 D D (100-249)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 13 D D (100-249)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 6 D D (20-99)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 5 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 51 369,063 35,103 910
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 16 87,861 5,952 204
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 27 D D (500-999)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (250-499)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 30 120,299 15,584 509
42171 Hardware whsle 14 80,983 10,788 373
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 95 254,865 31,854 780
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 45 160,858 20,014 465
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 15 22,614 2,195 60
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 16 D D (250-499)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 30 63,336 8,151 187
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 4 15,701 1,708 33
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 65 D D (500-999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 16 D D (250-499)
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 9 D D (100-249)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 6 D D (100-249)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 16 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 285 5,178,900 243,748 6,529
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 29 D D (500-999)
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 13 205,324 22,146 435
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 31 406,796 26,408 664
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 10 D D (250-499)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 5 D D (250-499)
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42234 Footwear whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 132 2,778,201 119,023 3,365
42241 General-line grocery whsle 14 D D (1000-2499)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 13 D D (1000-2499)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 55 D D (500-999)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 28 D D (500-999)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 8 D D (500-999)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 9 196,560 3,189 94
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 4 D D (20-99)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 4 D D (20-99)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 4 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 11 D D (500-999)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 5 162,481 16,013 388
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 43 D D (500-999)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 3 D D (20-99)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 4 D D (100-249)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 7 36,877 5,450 143
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 3 D D (250-499)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 6 47,129 3,276 78
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 9 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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