1997 Economic Census:
Manufacturing
Essex County, MA


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Manufacturing 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
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  31-33 Manufacturing 1,200 13,728,137 2,362,386 57,660
311 Food mfg 112 805,623 100,965 3,777
313 Textile mills 15 375,432 87,448 2,280
314 Textile product mills 26 58,889 13,605 546
315 Apparel mfg 17 D D (500-999)
316 Leather & allied product mfg 45 321,087 39,362 1,857
322 Paper mfg 23 257,319 52,981 1,422
323 Printing & related support activities 114 224,534 72,843 2,079
325 Chemical mfg 66 1,476,570 167,081 3,375
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 52 442,282 102,965 2,850
327 Nonmetallic mineral product mfg 25 63,391 15,681 632
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 271 666,482 197,884 5,468
333 Machinery mfg 94 1,209,955 252,177 5,581
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 128 4,927,389 744,630 15,897
335 Electrical equipment, appliance, & component mfg 34 579,927 117,862 3,048
336 Transportation equipment mfg 27 D D (5000-9999)
339 Miscellaneous mfg 76 321,095 67,528 2,119

 

 

Manufacturing 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
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
31-33 Manufacturing 1,200 13,728,137 2,362,386 57,660
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
311 Food mfg 112 805,623 100,965 3,777
3115 Dairy product mfg 7 D D (1000-2499)
31151 Dairy product (except frozen) mfg 3 D D (1000-2499)
311511 Fluid milk mfg 3 D D (1000-2499)
3117 Seafood product preparation & packaging 10 359,460 29,165 1,010
311712 Fresh & frozen seafood processing 9 D D (1000-2499)
3118 Bakeries & tortilla mfg 61 79,664 19,873 937
31181 Bread & bakery product mfg 59 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
313 Textile mills 15 375,432 87,448 2,280
3133 Textile & fabric finishing & fabric coating mills 9 D D (1000-2499)
31331 Textile & fabric finishing mills 6 D D (1000-2499)
313312 Textile & fabric finishing mills 3 D D (1000-2499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
314 Textile product mills 26 58,889 13,605 546
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
315 Apparel mfg 17 D D (500-999)
3152 Cut & sew apparel mfg 13 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
316 Leather & allied product mfg 45 321,087 39,362 1,857
3162 Footwear mfg 7 D D (1000-2499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
322 Paper mfg 23 257,319 52,981 1,422
3222 Converted paper product mfg 19 D D (1000-2499)
32221 Paperboard container mfg 13 83,240 18,893 678
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
323 Printing & related support activities 114 224,534 72,843 2,079
32311 Printing 104 206,671 64,805 1,890
323110 Commercial lithographic printing 44 64,703 22,074 659
323113 Commercial screen printing 21 100,962 30,323 814
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
325 Chemical mfg 66 1,476,570 167,081 3,375
3254 Pharmaceutical & medicine mfg 9 D D (500-999)
325412 Pharmaceutical preparation mfg 6 D D (500-999)
3256 Soap, cleaning compound, & toilet preparation mfg 11 D D (1000-2499)
32562 Toilet preparation mfg 2 D D (500-999)
3259 Other chemical product mfg 13 159,331 24,849 509
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 52 442,282 102,965 2,850
3261 Plastics product mfg 47 430,029 98,992 2,750
32611 Unsupported plastics film, sheet, & bag mfg 7 214,852 46,634 1,277
326113 Unsupported plastics film & sheet (except packaging) mfg 5 D D (1000-2499)
32619 Other plastics product mfg 29 115,333 32,170 970
326199 All other plastics product mfg 29 115,333 32,170 970
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
327 Nonmetallic mineral product mfg 25 63,391 15,681 632
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 271 666,482 197,884 5,468
3323 Architectural & structural metals mfg 43 98,611 25,961 766
33232 Ornamental & architectural metal products mfg 31 71,778 19,216 560
3327 Machine shops, turned product, & screw, nut, & bolt mfg 158 288,929 107,042 2,799
33271 Machine shops 140 237,299 89,853 2,322
3328 Coating, engraving, heat treating, & allied activities 30 68,565 23,231 733
3329 Other fabricated metal product mfg 14 73,295 16,972 536
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
333 Machinery mfg 94 1,209,955 252,177 5,581
3332 Industrial machinery mfg 31 926,490 180,154 3,802
33322 Plastics & rubber industry machinery mfg 5 166,428 31,986 740
33329 Other industrial machinery mfg 26 760,062 148,168 3,062
333295 Semiconductor machinery mfg 9 687,587 131,891 2,560
3334 Ventilation, heating, AC, & commercial refrigeration equip mfg 11 93,817 22,268 528
3339 Other general-purpose machinery mfg 19 117,353 27,328 736
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 128 4,927,389 744,630 15,897
3342 Communications equipment mfg 16 D D (2500-4999)
33421 Telephone apparatus mfg 3 D D (2500-4999)
3344 Semiconductor & other electronic component mfg 71 597,741 176,081 4,959
334411 Electron tube mfg 3 D D (500-999)
334412 Bare printed circuit board mfg 16 133,018 41,208 1,274
334413 Semiconductor & related device mfg 18 84,447 23,363 564
334419 Other electronic component mfg 21 239,307 67,811 1,937
3345 Navigational, measuring, medical, & control instruments mfg 28 1,430,643 324,063 5,502
334510 Electromedical & electrotherapeutic apparatus mfg 4 D D (2500-4999)
334513 Industrial process control instrument mfg 6 D D (500-999)
334517 Irradiation apparatus mfg 1 D D (1000-2499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
335 Electrical equipment, appliance, & component mfg 34 579,927 117,862 3,048
3351 Electric lighting equipment mfg 3 D D (500-999)
33511 Electric lamp bulb & part mfg 1 D D (500-999)
3353 Electrical equipment mfg 10 329,820 72,815 1,666
335314 Relay & industrial control mfg 6 D D (1000-2499)
3359 Other electrical equipment & component mfg 17 75,273 18,771 606
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
336 Transportation equipment mfg 27 D D (5000-9999)
3364 Aerospace product & parts mfg 8 D D (2500-4999)
336412 Aircraft engine & engine parts mfg 6 D D (2500-4999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
339 Miscellaneous mfg 76 321,095 67,528 2,119
3391 Medical equipment & supplies mfg 33 157,511 34,075 1,113
339112 Surgical & medical instrument mfg 6 100,160 21,112 724
3399 Other miscellaneous mfg 43 163,584 33,453 1,006
33999 All other miscellaneous mfg 18 141,099 28,033 795
339991 Gasket, packing, & sealing device mfg 7 126,915 23,706 611
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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