1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Norfolk 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 2,599 7,332,919 715,487 38,832
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 206 2,118,889 149,095 4,723
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 161 357,484 39,842 1,637
443 Electronics & appliance stores 107 156,203 19,213 798
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 195 643,919 77,600 2,572
445 Food & beverage stores 388 1,255,185 130,327 9,476
446 Health & personal care stores 204 418,655 50,100 3,077
447 Gasoline stations 282 392,480 22,893 1,634
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 382 482,733 51,354 4,515
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 175 187,330 19,328 1,546
452 General merchandise stores 56 767,699 72,842 5,151
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 280 205,742 28,312 1,998
454 Nonstore retailers 163 346,600 54,581 1,705

 

 

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 2,599 7,332,919 715,487 38,832
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 206 2,118,889 149,095 4,723
4411 Automobile dealers 109 1,973,880 121,740 3,738
44111 New car dealers 74 1,930,554 119,111 3,641
44112 Used car dealers 35 43,326 2,629 97
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 13 29,583 2,109 95
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 6 13,270 796 35
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 7 16,313 1,313 60
441222 Boat dealers 5 D D (20-99)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 84 115,426 25,246 890
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 62 87,108 20,262 718
44132 Tire dealers 22 28,318 4,984 172
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 161 357,484 39,842 1,637
4421 Furniture stores 58 190,582 20,049 670
4422 Home furnishings stores 103 166,902 19,793 967
44221 Floor covering stores 41 91,501 11,176 378
44229 Other home furnishings stores 62 75,401 8,617 589
442291 Window treatment stores 9 4,181 759 46
442299 All other home furnishings stores 53 71,220 7,858 543
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 107 156,203 19,213 798
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 61 104,049 13,127 555
443111 Household appliance stores 21 27,119 3,817 148
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 40 76,930 9,310 407
44312 Computer & software stores 33 43,554 4,856 171
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 13 8,600 1,230 72
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 195 643,919 77,600 2,572
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 172 623,942 74,950 2,467
44411 Home centers 11 196,822 20,323 847
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 22 29,692 4,004 157
44413 Hardware stores 39 43,664 7,015 351
44419 Other building material dealers 100 353,764 43,608 1,112
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 23 19,977 2,650 105
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 5 8,801 1,275 39
44422 Nursery & garden centers 18 11,176 1,375 66
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 388 1,255,185 130,327 9,476
4451 Grocery stores 212 1,100,707 114,373 8,241
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 99 1,024,038 106,490 7,422
44512 Convenience stores 113 76,669 7,883 819
4452 Specialty food stores 63 45,756 6,915 534
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 113 108,722 9,039 701
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 204 418,655 50,100 3,077
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 106 373,373 40,750 2,620
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 97 363,558 39,826 2,498
4461102 Proprietary stores 9 9,815 924 122
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 17 8,707 981 72
44613 Optical goods stores 39 17,791 4,154 204
44619 Other health & personal care stores 42 18,784 4,215 181
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 12 5,683 794 71
446199 All other health & personal care stores 30 13,101 3,421 110
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 282 392,480 22,893 1,634
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 70 119,880 5,434 477
44719 Other gasoline stations 212 272,600 17,459 1,157
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 382 482,733 51,354 4,515
4481 Clothing stores 234 382,667 38,344 3,648
44811 Men's clothing stores 25 32,490 3,989 232
44812 Women's clothing stores 96 89,111 9,888 942
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 25 32,722 4,314 333
44814 Family clothing stores 46 205,274 17,298 1,910
44815 Clothing accessories stores 15 3,552 690 42
44819 Other clothing stores 27 19,518 2,165 189
4482 Shoe stores 72 47,546 5,231 450
4482101 Men's shoe stores 6 2,062 392 12
4482102 Women's shoe stores 15 8,587 961 127
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 6 1,961 272 27
4482104 Family shoe stores 35 18,314 2,194 147
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 10 16,622 1,412 137
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 76 52,520 7,779 417
44831 Jewelry stores 69 47,975 7,093 381
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 7 4,545 686 36
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 175 187,330 19,328 1,546
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 109 114,351 11,710 929
45111 Sporting goods stores 61 57,404 5,526 375
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 20 23,139 2,109 176
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 41 34,265 3,417 199
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 27 46,222 4,363 341
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 13 7,329 1,403 189
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 8 3,396 418 24
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 66 72,979 7,618 617
45121 Book stores & news dealers 49 55,543 6,309 509
451211 Book stores 42 53,252 6,027 487
4512111 Book stores, general 32 40,192 4,496 396
4512112 Specialty book stores 2 D D (1-19)
4512113 College book stores 8 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 7 2,291 282 22
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 17 17,436 1,309 108
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 56 767,699 72,842 5,151
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 20 526,021 55,641 4,020
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 20 533,413 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 20 533,413 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 4 D D (1000-2499)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 14 243,386 22,356 2,007
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 2 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 36 241,678 17,201 1,131
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 3 D D (250-499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 33 D D (500-999)
4529901 Variety stores 19 D D (100-249)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 1 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 13 45,142 6,156 453
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 280 205,742 28,312 1,998
4531 Florists 62 20,847 5,271 286
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 104 127,607 13,631 1,066
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 22 84,513 7,140 454
4532101 Stationery stores 3 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 19 D D (250-499)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 82 43,094 6,491 612
4533 Used merchandise stores 34 15,850 3,609 237
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 80 41,438 5,801 409
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 24 15,701 1,920 196
45392 Art dealers 16 6,209 1,019 57
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 40 19,528 2,862 156
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 163 346,600 54,581 1,705
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 28 116,950 15,732 569
4542 Vending machine operators 33 25,660 3,901 145
4543 Direct selling establishments 102 203,990 34,948 991
45431 Fuel dealers 75 178,165 30,258 775
454311 Heating oil dealers 69 167,073 28,131 727
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 6 11,092 2,127 48
45439 Other direct selling establishments 27 25,825 4,690 216
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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