1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Montgomery County, MD
 
Retail Trade by Subsector
Includes only establishments with payroll. Introductory text includes scope and methodology. 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 3,000 8,914,414 957,769 46,311
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 181 2,781,420 230,152 5,951
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 257 322,335 42,101 1,884
443 Electronics & appliance stores 156 392,236 43,339 1,797
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 176 590,724 75,628 3,030
445 Food & beverage stores 461 1,643,758 201,487 9,862
446 Health & personal care stores 252 387,365 47,419 2,847
447 Gasoline stations 219 462,468 36,970 1,949
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 517 697,424 88,634 6,217
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 224 346,264 42,758 2,624
452 General merchandise stores 57 873,944 87,692 6,680
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 354 225,896 35,168 2,428
454 Nonstore retailers 146 190,580 26,421 1,042

 

 

Retail Trade by Industry
Includes only establishments with payroll. Introductory text includes scope and methodology. 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 3,000 8,914,414 957,769 46,311
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 181 2,781,420 230,152 5,951
4411 Automobile dealers 75 2,635,916 206,483 5,033
44111 New car dealers 58 2,601,096 204,552 4,993
44112 Used car dealers 17 34,820 1,931 40
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 6 14,123 1,418 62
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 6 14,123 1,418 62
441221 Motorcycle dealers 3 D D (20-99)
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 100 131,381 22,251 856
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 69 71,373 11,454 505
44132 Tire dealers 31 60,008 10,797 351
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 257 322,335 42,101 1,884
4421 Furniture stores 99 156,107 19,210 770
4422 Home furnishings stores 158 166,228 22,891 1,114
44221 Floor covering stores 68 67,514 9,698 301
44229 Other home furnishings stores 90 98,714 13,193 813
442291 Window treatment stores 12 4,706 1,082 46
442299 All other home furnishings stores 78 94,008 12,111 767
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 156 392,236 43,339 1,797
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 89 191,430 20,569 1,003
443111 Household appliance stores 26 20,665 2,870 105
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 63 170,765 17,699 898
44312 Computer & software stores 56 183,962 20,632 679
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 11 16,844 2,138 115
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 176 590,724 75,628 3,030
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 139 535,254 65,892 2,625
44411 Home centers 14 235,545 23,440 1,298
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 24 23,482 2,217 79
44413 Hardware stores 15 19,442 3,696 207
44419 Other building material dealers 86 256,785 36,539 1,041
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 37 55,470 9,736 405
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 7 28,209 3,620 115
44422 Nursery & garden centers 30 27,261 6,116 290
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 461 1,643,758 201,487 9,862
4451 Grocery stores 289 1,522,844 188,853 8,956
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 200 1,459,853 181,497 8,254
44512 Convenience stores 89 62,991 7,356 702
4452 Specialty food stores 66 33,032 4,360 387
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 106 87,882 8,274 519
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 252 387,365 47,419 2,847
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 84 284,509 26,562 1,878
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 81 D D (1000-2499)
4461102 Proprietary stores 3 D D (20-99)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 38 30,151 3,663 332
44613 Optical goods stores 85 38,410 8,946 357
44619 Other health & personal care stores 45 34,295 8,248 280
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 21 9,424 1,261 104
446199 All other health & personal care stores 24 24,871 6,987 176
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 219 462,468 36,970 1,949
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 39 83,759 5,646 346
44719 Other gasoline stations 180 378,709 31,324 1,603
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 517 697,424 88,634 6,217
4481 Clothing stores 311 516,540 67,003 4,927
44811 Men's clothing stores 38 50,512 6,333 394
44812 Women's clothing stores 129 149,964 22,005 1,335
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 24 26,308 2,791 340
44814 Family clothing stores 62 251,013 30,343 2,455
44815 Clothing accessories stores 17 5,941 1,031 84
44819 Other clothing stores 41 32,802 4,500 319
4482 Shoe stores 99 73,828 8,535 696
4482101 Men's shoe stores 9 4,879 646 31
4482102 Women's shoe stores 18 9,323 1,362 135
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 9 4,994 776 63
4482104 Family shoe stores 45 40,311 4,300 332
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 18 14,321 1,451 135
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 107 107,056 13,096 594
44831 Jewelry stores 96 101,137 12,449 533
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 11 5,919 647 61
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 224 346,264 42,758 2,624
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 147 251,280 32,711 1,946
45111 Sporting goods stores 68 81,513 10,828 749
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 15 38,080 3,738 240
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 53 43,433 7,090 509
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 37 73,811 7,088 539
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 26 25,230 5,814 343
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 16 70,726 8,981 315
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 77 94,984 10,047 678
45121 Book stores & news dealers 53 68,090 7,713 467
451211 Book stores 41 63,005 7,245 431
4512111 Book stores, general 31 56,785 6,718 390
4512112 Specialty book stores 9 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 12 5,085 468 36
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 24 26,894 2,334 211
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 57 873,944 87,692 6,680
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 25 697,257 76,544 5,850
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 25 707,969 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 25 707,969 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 7 D D (1000-2499)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 8 178,995 17,748 1,430
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 10 D D (1000-2499)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 32 176,687 11,148 830
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 2 D D (250-499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 30 D D (250-499)
4529901 Variety stores 17 D D (100-249)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 2 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 11 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 354 225,896 35,168 2,428
4531 Florists 61 22,785 5,832 385
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 107 116,369 12,280 932
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 23 69,138 5,673 336
4532101 Stationery stores 4 D D (20-99)
4532102 Office supplies stores 19 D D (250-499)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 84 47,231 6,607 596
4533 Used merchandise stores 68 22,601 4,844 291
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 118 64,141 12,212 820
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 35 26,996 5,321 378
45392 Art dealers 23 8,754 2,074 98
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 59 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 146 190,580 26,421 1,042
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 42 86,776 10,406 272
4542 Vending machine operators 21 27,423 4,657 171
4543 Direct selling establishments 83 76,381 11,358 599
45431 Fuel dealers 7 13,883 2,320 72
454311 Heating oil dealers 6 D D (20-99)
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 1 D D (20-99)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 76 62,498 9,038 527
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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