1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Hennepin County, MN


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 3,723 59,928,993 2,700,595 61,454
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,640 35,380,780 2,009,247 44,143
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,083 24,548,213 691,348 17,311

 

 

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 3,723 59,928,993 2,700,595 61,454
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,640 35,380,780 2,009,247 44,143
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 152 8,047,002 102,058 2,738
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 40 7,096,870 37,503 946
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 22 D D (250-499)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 8 D D (250-499)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 91 898,115 58,929 1,606
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 37 D D (250-499)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 49 694,860 43,631 1,105
42113 Tire & tube whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 197 1,561,486 88,690 1,930
42121 Furniture whsle 103 818,747 63,103 1,216
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 38 146,657 4,371 119
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 65 672,090 58,732 1,097
42122 Home furnishings whsle 94 742,739 25,587 714
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 23 218,802 12,623 354
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 20 240,915 3,558 102
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 16 137,388 4,322 114
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 35 145,634 5,084 144
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 90 866,022 53,361 1,223
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 45 609,525 28,563 605
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 8 293,104 8,631 156
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 10 157,008 10,554 240
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 27 159,413 9,378 209
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 19 105,305 7,598 253
42139 Other construction materials whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 2 D D (100-249)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 567 7,913,817 772,853 16,511
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 17 201,519 16,290 344
42142 Office equipment whsle 46 572,676 106,067 2,271
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 264 5,563,522 460,606 9,992
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 219 5,227,202 420,453 9,328
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 94 2,255,833 107,692 2,092
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 125 2,971,369 312,761 7,236
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 45 336,320 40,153 664
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 62 D D (500-999)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 33 112,703 11,104 354
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 29 D D (500-999)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 117 1,046,186 126,066 2,128
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 109 1,016,380 121,972 2,020
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 8 29,806 4,094 108
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 22 105,475 10,733 287
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 39 D D (500-999)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 34 D D (500-999)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 82 1,274,714 61,890 1,447
42151 Metal service centers & offices 77 D D (1000-2499)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 60 1,065,874 52,938 1,260
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 35 910,722 48,422 1,175
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 25 155,152 4,516 85
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 17 D D (100-249)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 11 D D (100-249)
42151022 Nonferrous metal sales offices 6 D D (1-19)
42152 Coal & other mineral & ore whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4215201 Coal whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 485 5,804,269 312,651 6,406
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 167 1,646,754 73,992 1,785
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 45 1,084,858 39,011 852
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 273 3,072,657 199,648 3,769
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 103 743,853 115,329 2,184
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 170 2,328,804 84,319 1,585
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 192 1,293,872 99,540 2,364
42171 Hardware whsle 89 649,613 47,335 1,291
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 48 330,540 17,621 325
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 38 257,538 31,619 684
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 17 56,181 2,965 64
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 552 5,988,611 385,823 8,019
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 26 D D (500-999)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 34 1,888,345 32,939 753
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 7 15,963 1,875 65
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 16 1,743,020 24,979 502
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 11 129,362 6,085 186
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 328 2,931,127 226,577 4,292
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 32 238,312 28,572 554
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 13 80,138 12,255 239
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 19 158,174 16,317 315
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 111 1,797,495 110,469 1,918
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 51 293,465 24,457 402
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 38 205,330 30,275 699
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 76 342,528 26,576 595
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 109 552,499 59,582 1,376
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 14 18,481 3,040 88
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 23 199,261 14,500 328
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 16 74,798 8,330 198
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 9 80,746 10,976 200
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 38 D D (250-499)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 40 259,627 24,772 619
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 7 64,880 8,183 249
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 13 39,514 4,847 136
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 323 2,630,987 132,381 3,505
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 93 777,539 48,946 968
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 35 190,993 7,128 210
42193 Recyclable material whsle 38 279,979 27,965 701
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 12 100,646 8,186 197
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 6 90,109 4,587 124
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 6 63,528 9,830 166
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 20 115,805 9,949 338
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 44 127,856 9,202 611
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 40 D D (500-999)
4219402 Precious metal (excluding ores) whsle 4 D D (1-19)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 113 1,254,620 39,140 1,015
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 31 196,562 5,397 97
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 34 954,930 21,926 591
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 27 803,676 17,038 472
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 7 151,254 4,888 119
4219905 Fire extinguishers & fire safety equipment whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 32 88,534 8,725 236
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,083 24,548,213 691,348 17,311
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 134 1,883,580 82,912 2,088
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 25 990,962 25,942 529
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 63 340,831 29,720 876
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 46 551,787 27,250 683
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 58 2,342,372 63,661 1,425
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 23 913,526 20,845 635
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 35 1,428,846 42,816 790
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 160 692,083 36,889 1,065
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 35 D D (250-499)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 29 D D (250-499)
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 6 11,737 766 32
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 57 241,656 16,972 423
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 57 D D (250-499)
42234 Footwear whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 267 8,370,923 247,808 6,045
42241 General-line grocery whsle 26 D D (1000-2499)
4224101 General-line grocery whsle, voluntary group 2 D D (500-999)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 23 D D (1000-2499)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 35 698,150 19,957 492
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 10 220,566 10,879 292
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 10 220,566 10,879 292
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 4 131,833 5,987 60
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 4 131,833 5,987 60
42245 Confectionery whsle 31 572,515 19,493 483
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 19 522,357 11,972 300
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 31 537,934 29,618 651
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 105 D D (1000-2499)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4224904 Canned goods whsle 14 D D (500-999)
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 8 85,128 3,457 54
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 39 D D (500-999)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 36 D D (500-999)
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 34 D D (500-999)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4225905 Other farm-product raw material whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 122 771,884 57,858 1,418
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 58 252,480 27,695 793
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 64 519,404 30,163 625
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 62 D D (500-999)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 30 1,535,392 22,881 531
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 14 801,656 15,135 395
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 11 D D (250-499)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 10 D D (100-249)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 1 D D (20-99)
4227102 Liquefied petroleum bulk stations & terminals 3 D D (100-249)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 16 733,736 7,746 136
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 24 294,940 18,253 387
42281 Beer & ale whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 252 D D (2500-4999)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 31 750,723 19,178 604
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 9 D D (20-99)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 22 D D (500-999)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 51 245,328 23,393 699
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 21 65,499 9,017 355
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 6 800,453 17,719 509
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 18 106,660 6,193 146
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 125 D D (1000-2499)
4229901 Art goods whsle 59 375,116 22,148 571
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 23 D D (250-499)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 41 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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