1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Ramsey 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 927 9,328,569 633,345 15,680
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 656 4,469,266 414,995 9,423
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 271 4,859,303 218,350 6,257

 

 

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 927 9,328,569 633,345 15,680
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 656 4,469,266 414,995 9,423
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 70 423,175 34,611 1,081
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 14 243,675 17,290 392
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 7 D D (250-499)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 39 D D (500-999)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 11 118,492 5,645 261
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 27 D D (250-499)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 39 162,015 16,884 516
42121 Furniture whsle 24 61,724 6,330 161
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 10 32,525 2,804 65
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 14 29,199 3,526 96
42122 Home furnishings whsle 15 100,291 10,554 355
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 6 25,207 2,815 93
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 36 363,246 23,553 583
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 23 316,127 21,105 526
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 4 D D (100-249)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 16 D D (250-499)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 4 D D (1-19)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 1 D D (1-19)
42139 Other construction materials whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 123 1,596,039 164,981 2,940
42142 Office equipment whsle 9 47,064 7,765 255
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 51 532,949 68,192 1,139
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 36 478,650 60,804 987
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 9 79,113 8,022 178
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 27 399,537 52,782 809
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 15 54,299 7,388 152
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 16 D D (250-499)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 9 52,402 8,351 231
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 40 807,798 72,921 1,134
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 33 D D (1000-2499)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 22 203,671 13,543 338
42151 Metal service centers & offices 21 D D (250-499)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 14 D D (250-499)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 12 149,587 11,135 261
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 2 D D (1-19)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 89 704,612 43,314 1,026
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 30 249,966 15,690 339
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 50 D D (500-999)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 35 D D (250-499)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 56 323,341 35,803 835
42171 Hardware whsle 29 142,207 21,100 558
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 14 94,096 7,082 177
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 151 532,989 61,439 1,480
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 9 86,771 8,866 173
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 6 51,631 3,680 85
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 3 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 74 194,477 24,187 543
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 16 46,931 5,608 127
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 9 41,331 6,492 105
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 25 73,703 8,173 207
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 40 114,581 14,566 423
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 5 21,017 3,138 91
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 14 18,189 2,895 75
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 70 160,178 20,867 624
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 21 34,667 2,531 81
42193 Recyclable material whsle 17 74,953 10,222 299
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 8 D D (100-249)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 7 D D (100-249)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 2 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 271 4,859,303 218,350 6,257
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 47 360,486 38,484 1,005
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 3 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 30 179,913 21,846 618
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 14 D D (250-499)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 19 D D (250-499)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 22 D D (250-499)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 59 1,352,509 64,598 2,010
42241 General-line grocery whsle 5 D D (500-999)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 5 D D (500-999)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42245 Confectionery whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 11 129,344 15,422 541
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 25 D D (500-999)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 14 D D (250-499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 45 313,168 30,983 735
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 8 55,511 3,467 88
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 37 257,657 27,516 647
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 33 D D (500-999)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 15 D D (250-499)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 9 342,705 8,964 252
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 8 D D (100-249)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 7 D D (100-249)
4227102 Liquefied petroleum bulk stations & terminals 1 D D (1-19)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 9 D D (500-999)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 3 D D (250-499)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 6 298,805 21,685 562
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 6 298,805 21,685 562
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 48 D D (500-999)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 5 106,035 846 21
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 4 D D (1-19)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 10 79,985 14,691 364
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 23 D D (20-99)
4229901 Art goods whsle 13 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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