1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Oakland County, MI


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 3,526 69,193,980 2,332,052 45,311
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,759 57,423,314 1,887,844 35,083
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 767 11,770,666 444,208 10,228

 

 

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 3,526 69,193,980 2,332,052 45,311
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,759 57,423,314 1,887,844 35,083
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 459 32,830,598 501,848 7,781
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 53 D D (1000-2499)
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 30 D D (500-999)
4211102 Bus & recreational vehicle whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 14 11,807,329 46,582 509
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 370 D D (5000-9999)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 89 D D (1000-2499)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 275 9,322,518 297,904 4,627
42113 Tire & tube whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 20 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 116 752,627 60,465 1,663
42121 Furniture whsle 57 509,315 31,470 716
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 27 D D (250-499)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 30 D D (250-499)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 59 243,312 28,995 947
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 23 D D (500-999)
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 77 D D (500-999)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 40 164,991 14,528 393
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 28 126,783 12,148 337
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 16 68,389 6,256 122
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 8 40,287 4,268 88
42139 Other construction materials whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 397 3,584,791 367,416 6,879
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42142 Office equipment whsle 51 515,772 88,902 2,053
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 184 2,185,668 213,253 3,434
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 146 1,613,469 190,781 3,067
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 45 D D (250-499)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 101 D D (2500-4999)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 38 572,199 22,472 367
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 35 D D (250-499)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 23 D D (100-249)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 88 669,533 41,250 803
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 82 D D (500-999)
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 17 D D (100-249)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 14 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 177 D D (1000-2499)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 173 D D (1000-2499)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 144 6,974,196 97,557 1,754
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 66 D D (1000-2499)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 78 D D (500-999)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 29 D D (500-999)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 18 D D (250-499)
42151022 Nonferrous metal sales offices 11 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 365 3,886,542 232,755 4,380
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 138 1,602,107 113,154 2,060
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 46 D D (250-499)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 181 D D (1000-2499)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 93 494,509 64,461 1,215
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 88 D D (500-999)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 181 1,265,512 89,166 1,810
42171 Hardware whsle 98 894,523 54,902 1,091
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 32 D D (250-499)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 46 D D (250-499)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 748 5,685,694 401,050 7,804
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 25 302,235 32,194 650
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 21 208,575 12,459 275
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 6 45,499 2,678 53
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 10 D D (100-249)
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 503 2,590,916 242,064 4,554
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 49 277,062 37,715 808
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 20 61,389 9,762 208
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 29 215,673 27,953 600
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 175 755,426 69,881 1,324
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 124 746,863 60,254 1,069
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 49 211,923 23,041 404
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 93 D D (500-999)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 146 2,214,419 80,537 1,541
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 19 83,523 8,205 177
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 24 766,524 16,201 360
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 17 55,136 5,087 121
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 22 113,123 7,005 135
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 60 D D (500-999)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 38 318,010 28,593 674
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (250-499)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (1-19)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 15 51,539 5,203 110
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 239 D D (1000-2499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 41 105,572 10,391 305
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 18 77,939 7,097 222
42193 Recyclable material whsle 51 D D (250-499)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 25 D D (100-249)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 7 D D (20-99)
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 18 D D (100-249)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 21 D D (100-249)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 46 D D (250-499)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 43 D D (250-499)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 83 D D (250-499)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 28 D D (20-99)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4219905 Fire extinguishers & fire safety equipment whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 33 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 767 11,770,666 444,208 10,228
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 121 699,563 55,395 1,077
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 22 D D (250-499)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 67 D D (500-999)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 32 218,543 17,124 313
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 38 1,689,176 22,866 638
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 14 D D (250-499)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 24 D D (250-499)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 84 930,678 29,981 627
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 40 D D (250-499)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 33 D D (100-249)
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 26 D D (100-249)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 179 3,874,676 122,724 3,487
42241 General-line grocery whsle 28 1,056,933 15,512 572
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 26 D D (500-999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 17 D D (250-499)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 19 D D (250-499)
4224301 Raw milk whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 18 D D (100-249)
42245 Confectionery whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 16 88,877 7,338 237
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 15 71,432 3,260 81
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 64 1,828,004 72,065 1,811
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 16 199,035 24,619 484
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 8 D D (500-999)
4224904 Canned goods whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 27 1,245,384 20,452 585
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 134 2,906,897 120,900 1,974
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 72 2,405,873 63,845 1,066
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 62 501,024 57,055 908
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 60 D D (500-999)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 20 D D (250-499)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 10 157,438 6,487 167
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 10 157,438 6,487 167
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 9 D D (100-249)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 10 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 17 D D (500-999)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 5 D D (250-499)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 12 279,538 12,931 300
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 10 D D (250-499)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 169 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 11 64,346 2,530 57
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 7 D D (20-99)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 36 145,517 15,105 338
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 17 48,250 5,289 176
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 6 190,613 3,984 158
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 19 228,581 15,155 381
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 80 D D (250-499)
4229901 Art goods whsle 22 D D (20-99)
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 22 D D (20-99)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 35 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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