1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
St. Louis County, MO


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 4,287 12,385,474 1,347,763 72,497
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 415 3,618,502 289,135 8,536
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 276 349,285 55,737 2,629
443 Electronics & appliance stores 196 457,968 43,435 2,519
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 326 914,864 114,538 4,827
445 Food & beverage stores 358 1,770,753 189,844 12,419
446 Health & personal care stores 327 587,429 76,764 5,019
447 Gasoline stations 386 755,971 52,079 3,394
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 769 686,159 83,020 7,208
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 351 360,993 44,061 3,482
452 General merchandise stores 113 1,746,298 166,675 14,093
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 567 363,336 51,515 4,316
454 Nonstore retailers 203 773,916 180,960 4,055

 

 

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 4,287 12,385,474 1,347,763 72,497
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 415 3,618,502 289,135 8,536
4411 Automobile dealers 163 3,254,747 232,387 6,223
44111 New car dealers 97 3,115,604 221,568 5,903
44112 Used car dealers 66 139,143 10,819 320
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 33 72,673 7,465 234
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 9 44,954 4,370 107
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 24 27,719 3,095 127
441221 Motorcycle dealers 12 13,484 1,479 73
441222 Boat dealers 9 D D (20-99)
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 3 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 219 291,082 49,283 2,079
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 140 194,651 28,678 1,293
44132 Tire dealers 79 96,431 20,605 786
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 276 349,285 55,737 2,629
4421 Furniture stores 116 203,256 30,405 1,295
4422 Home furnishings stores 160 146,029 25,332 1,334
44221 Floor covering stores 62 74,757 15,507 571
44229 Other home furnishings stores 98 71,272 9,825 763
442299 All other home furnishings stores 92 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 196 457,968 43,435 2,519
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 138 329,731 31,545 1,942
443111 Household appliance stores 48 46,052 6,306 394
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 90 283,679 25,239 1,548
44312 Computer & software stores 48 118,425 10,633 511
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 10 9,812 1,257 66
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 326 914,864 114,538 4,827
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 269 854,503 103,553 4,229
44411 Home centers 14 224,243 21,491 1,544
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 44 49,717 6,532 251
44413 Hardware stores 53 64,103 11,477 702
44419 Other building material dealers 158 516,440 64,053 1,732
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 57 60,361 10,985 598
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 10 15,923 2,608 108
44422 Nursery & garden centers 47 44,438 8,377 490
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 358 1,770,753 189,844 12,419
4451 Grocery stores 223 1,697,287 181,262 11,701
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 169 1,669,277 178,512 11,422
44512 Convenience stores 54 28,010 2,750 279
4452 Specialty food stores 84 35,513 5,722 498
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 51 37,953 2,860 220
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 327 587,429 76,764 5,019
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 121 466,321 50,347 3,741
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 115 462,857 49,541 3,693
4461102 Proprietary stores 6 3,464 806 48
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 50 21,852 2,877 237
44613 Optical goods stores 101 57,399 13,800 735
44619 Other health & personal care stores 55 41,857 9,740 306
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 25 10,344 1,346 124
446199 All other health & personal care stores 30 31,513 8,394 182
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 386 755,971 52,079 3,394
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 219 526,836 30,376 1,838
44719 Other gasoline stations 167 229,135 21,703 1,556
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 769 686,159 83,020 7,208
4481 Clothing stores 457 456,541 52,371 5,191
44811 Men's clothing stores 66 40,349 6,132 430
44812 Women's clothing stores 194 152,870 19,605 1,831
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 29 36,305 3,944 377
44814 Family clothing stores 75 174,704 15,523 1,871
44815 Clothing accessories stores 29 7,145 1,204 114
44819 Other clothing stores 64 45,168 5,963 568
4482 Shoe stores 170 118,586 13,684 1,140
4482101 Men's shoe stores 13 D D (20-99)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 39 21,679 2,993 312
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 7 D D (20-99)
4482104 Family shoe stores 81 61,958 6,489 534
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 30 25,806 2,938 207
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 142 111,032 16,965 877
44831 Jewelry stores 133 D D (500-999)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 9 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 351 360,993 44,061 3,482
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 235 233,984 29,832 2,179
45111 Sporting goods stores 112 101,821 13,591 985
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 31 50,364 6,448 537
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 81 51,457 7,143 448
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 68 86,700 8,583 738
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 32 18,309 3,093 289
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 23 27,154 4,565 167
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 116 127,009 14,229 1,303
45121 Book stores & news dealers 73 88,090 9,780 923
451211 Book stores 65 85,334 9,425 882
4512111 Book stores, general 47 50,301 5,626 539
4512112 Specialty book stores 15 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 3 D D (100-249)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 8 2,756 355 41
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 43 38,919 4,449 380
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 113 1,746,298 166,675 14,093
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 55 1,442,171 144,699 12,106
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 55 1,469,416 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 55 1,469,416 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 15 D D (2500-4999)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 31 D D (5000-9999)
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 9 D D (1000-2499)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 58 304,127 21,976 1,987
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 4 D D (1000-2499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 54 D D (500-999)
4529901 Variety stores 41 D D (250-499)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 4 D D (250-499)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 9 12,200 1,111 119
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 567 363,336 51,515 4,316
4531 Florists 91 28,633 9,270 615
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 209 173,524 19,869 2,003
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 39 91,533 8,555 659
4532101 Stationery stores 6 D D (20-99)
4532102 Office supplies stores 33 D D (500-999)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 170 81,991 11,314 1,344
4533 Used merchandise stores 66 23,051 4,757 408
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 201 138,128 17,619 1,290
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 41 35,973 4,026 447
45392 Art dealers 40 12,320 2,105 152
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 6 11,490 1,197 33
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 114 78,345 10,291 658
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 203 773,916 180,960 4,055
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 38 625,135 156,306 2,756
4542 Vending machine operators 51 50,011 9,185 446
4543 Direct selling establishments 114 98,770 15,469 853
45431 Fuel dealers 5 34,227 2,332 78
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 4 D D (20-99)
454319 Other fuel dealers 1 D D (1-19)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 109 64,543 13,137 775
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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