1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Kent County, MI


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 2,194 6,491,770 658,019 38,200
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 252 1,821,161 145,279 4,702
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 132 271,672 39,725 1,692
443 Electronics & appliance stores 103 285,482 29,679 1,358
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 207 790,116 93,049 3,613
445 Food & beverage stores 254 604,613 65,718 5,907
446 Health & personal care stores 177 231,356 34,321 2,263
447 Gasoline stations 193 400,285 22,428 1,776
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 266 308,193 41,224 3,307
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 169 194,480 23,544 1,747
452 General merchandise stores 68 1,097,826 96,680 7,878
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 274 196,777 30,178 2,213
454 Nonstore retailers 99 289,809 36,194 1,744

 

 

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 2,194 6,491,770 658,019 38,200
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 252 1,821,161 145,279 4,702
4411 Automobile dealers 95 1,484,177 103,157 3,020
44111 New car dealers 46 1,422,377 98,881 2,867
44112 Used car dealers 49 61,800 4,276 153
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 39 126,194 10,034 341
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 19 66,246 4,365 142
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 20 59,948 5,669 199
441221 Motorcycle dealers 7 20,256 2,257 80
441222 Boat dealers 9 18,162 2,088 74
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 4 21,530 1,324 45
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 118 210,790 32,088 1,341
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 83 159,924 23,361 979
44132 Tire dealers 35 50,866 8,727 362
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 132 271,672 39,725 1,692
4421 Furniture stores 66 202,168 28,717 1,175
4422 Home furnishings stores 66 69,504 11,008 517
44221 Floor covering stores 35 51,006 7,977 298
44229 Other home furnishings stores 31 18,498 3,031 219
442291 Window treatment stores 5 2,480 449 19
442299 All other home furnishings stores 26 16,018 2,582 200
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 103 285,482 29,679 1,358
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 65 D D (500-999)
443111 Household appliance stores 27 D D (250-499)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 38 105,711 9,640 558
44312 Computer & software stores 33 D D (250-499)
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 5 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 207 790,116 93,049 3,613
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 175 731,611 84,930 3,189
44411 Home centers 10 158,933 16,285 970
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 14 22,758 3,277 129
44413 Hardware stores 27 27,441 5,015 297
44419 Other building material dealers 124 522,479 60,353 1,793
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 32 58,505 8,119 424
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 10 15,160 1,860 77
44422 Nursery & garden centers 22 43,345 6,259 347
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 254 604,613 65,718 5,907
4451 Grocery stores 157 555,992 60,169 5,456
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 98 523,610 57,472 5,209
44512 Convenience stores 59 32,382 2,697 247
4452 Specialty food stores 53 18,223 2,872 237
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 44 30,398 2,677 214
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 177 231,356 34,321 2,263
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 83 188,193 25,048 1,760
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 82 D D (1000-2499)
4461102 Proprietary stores 1 D D (1-19)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 17 9,306 1,223 114
44613 Optical goods stores 52 21,915 5,531 239
44619 Other health & personal care stores 25 11,942 2,519 150
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 10 6,324 1,114 82
446199 All other health & personal care stores 15 5,618 1,405 68
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 193 400,285 22,428 1,776
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 140 316,732 14,647 1,202
44719 Other gasoline stations 53 83,553 7,781 574
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 266 308,193 41,224 3,307
4481 Clothing stores 159 217,114 29,253 2,471
44811 Men's clothing stores 25 19,721 2,638 164
44812 Women's clothing stores 63 55,219 6,806 817
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 11 11,277 956 123
44814 Family clothing stores 29 116,258 17,122 1,202
44815 Clothing accessories stores 12 3,654 403 40
44819 Other clothing stores 19 10,985 1,328 125
4482 Shoe stores 53 43,841 5,157 384
4482101 Men's shoe stores 3 D D (20-99)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 8 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 35 27,094 3,228 243
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 6 D D (20-99)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 54 47,238 6,814 452
44831 Jewelry stores 49 44,680 6,412 418
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 5 2,558 402 34
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 169 194,480 23,544 1,747
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 127 143,596 16,536 1,172
45111 Sporting goods stores 73 82,473 8,990 606
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 13 27,308 2,626 198
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 60 55,165 6,364 408
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 23 31,784 2,885 243
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 20 14,861 2,092 203
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 11 14,478 2,569 120
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 42 50,884 7,008 575
45121 Book stores & news dealers 28 35,892 5,612 433
451211 Book stores 26 D D (250-499)
4512111 Book stores, general 14 26,650 4,253 322
4512112 Specialty book stores 10 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 2 D D (1-19)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 2 D D (1-19)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 14 14,992 1,396 142
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 68 1,097,826 96,680 7,878
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 19 D D (2500-4999)
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 19 D N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 19 D N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 1 D D (250-499)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 14 264,134 21,841 2,162
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 4 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 49 D D (2500-4999)
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 8 D D (2500-4999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 41 D D (500-999)
4529901 Variety stores 19 D D (100-249)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 5 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 17 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 274 196,777 30,178 2,213
4531 Florists 38 22,379 6,756 517
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 91 71,486 8,668 801
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 17 39,941 4,498 306
4532101 Stationery stores 4 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 13 D D (250-499)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 74 31,545 4,170 495
4533 Used merchandise stores 42 9,722 2,205 190
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 103 93,190 12,549 705
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 17 18,880 2,574 214
45392 Art dealers 11 1,997 378 46
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 15 38,264 3,537 115
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 60 34,049 6,060 330
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 99 289,809 36,194 1,744
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 25 D D (1000-2499)
4542 Vending machine operators 18 D D (250-499)
4543 Direct selling establishments 56 77,515 9,908 412
45431 Fuel dealers 16 28,408 3,085 118
454311 Heating oil dealers 5 6,508 416 18
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 11 21,900 2,669 100
45439 Other direct selling establishments 40 49,107 6,823 294
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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