1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
St. Louis, MO (IC)


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 1,241 2,361,726 282,422 14,511
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 151 659,021 71,772 2,264
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 56 64,926 11,563 432
443 Electronics & appliance stores 35 46,727 8,264 316
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 104 298,034 43,743 1,465
445 Food & beverage stores 223 404,161 44,084 2,957
446 Health & personal care stores 95 146,370 19,765 1,239
447 Gasoline stations 145 206,393 14,155 1,009
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 162 110,716 14,671 1,148
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 61 33,700 4,173 356
452 General merchandise stores 25 D D (1000-2499)
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 127 D D (500-999)
454 Nonstore retailers 57 98,857 19,386 822

 

 

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 1,241 2,361,726 282,422 14,511
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 151 659,021 71,772 2,264
4411 Automobile dealers 56 495,064 43,315 1,134
44111 New car dealers 19 449,317 38,633 972
44112 Used car dealers 37 45,747 4,682 162
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 13 18,988 2,523 130
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 11 D D (100-249)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 5 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 5 8,246 1,156 57
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 1 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 82 144,969 25,934 1,000
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 56 124,065 21,136 817
44132 Tire dealers 26 20,904 4,798 183
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 56 64,926 11,563 432
4421 Furniture stores 30 31,007 6,192 250
4422 Home furnishings stores 26 33,919 5,371 182
44221 Floor covering stores 9 23,776 3,126 80
44229 Other home furnishings stores 17 10,143 2,245 102
442291 Window treatment stores 4 D D (1-19)
442299 All other home furnishings stores 13 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 35 46,727 8,264 316
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 20 D D (100-249)
443111 Household appliance stores 6 D D (20-99)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 14 D D (20-99)
44312 Computer & software stores 14 19,354 3,881 116
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 1 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 104 298,034 43,743 1,465
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 95 281,524 40,518 1,301
44411 Home centers 3 D D (100-249)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 15 D D (20-99)
44413 Hardware stores 16 11,818 2,737 148
44419 Other building material dealers 61 229,421 32,702 877
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 9 16,510 3,225 164
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 2 D D (20-99)
44422 Nursery & garden centers 7 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 223 404,161 44,084 2,957
4451 Grocery stores 156 376,290 40,987 2,680
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 109 354,813 38,863 2,488
44512 Convenience stores 47 21,477 2,124 192
4452 Specialty food stores 28 6,212 1,175 139
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 39 21,659 1,922 138
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 95 146,370 19,765 1,239
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 41 119,567 14,543 979
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 39 D D (500-999)
4461102 Proprietary stores 2 D D (1-19)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 18 5,682 643 52
44613 Optical goods stores 14 4,110 1,000 66
44619 Other health & personal care stores 22 17,011 3,579 142
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 6 2,083 258 31
446199 All other health & personal care stores 16 14,928 3,321 111
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 145 206,393 14,155 1,009
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 94 151,469 8,412 679
44719 Other gasoline stations 51 54,924 5,743 330
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 162 110,716 14,671 1,148
4481 Clothing stores 98 69,916 8,898 803
44811 Men's clothing stores 25 19,077 2,983 165
44812 Women's clothing stores 38 23,775 2,723 345
44814 Family clothing stores 15 16,919 1,740 172
44815 Clothing accessories stores 7 1,093 198 30
44819 Other clothing stores 13 9,052 1,254 91
4482 Shoe stores 28 14,303 1,696 135
4482101 Men's shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 8 D D (20-99)
4482104 Family shoe stores 16 8,328 1,000 76
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 3 D D (1-19)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 36 26,497 4,077 210
44831 Jewelry stores 34 D D (100-249)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 2 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 61 33,700 4,173 356
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 30 13,140 2,244 175
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 10 7,293 1,067 84
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 4 D D (20-99)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 5 D D (1-19)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 31 20,560 1,929 181
45121 Book stores & news dealers 20 13,297 1,176 111
451211 Book stores 17 12,564 1,090 103
4512111 Book stores, general 8 4,060 515 49
4512112 Specialty book stores 5 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 4 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 3 733 86 8
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 11 7,263 753 70
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 25 D D (1000-2499)
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 7 D D (1000-2499)
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 7 D N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 7 D N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 2 D D (250-499)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 5 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 18 D D (500-999)
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 2 D D (250-499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 16 D D (100-249)
4529901 Variety stores 12 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 127 D D (500-999)
4531 Florists 27 11,188 3,334 214
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 39 27,078 3,916 339
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 6 14,677 1,618 108
4532101 Stationery stores 2 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 4 D D (100-249)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 33 12,401 2,298 231
4533 Used merchandise stores 20 8,480 1,968 132
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 41 D D (100-249)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 4 1,049 228 18
45392 Art dealers 14 5,032 699 40
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 23 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 57 98,857 19,386 822
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 13 46,889 8,752 324
4542 Vending machine operators 24 19,234 3,409 191
4543 Direct selling establishments 20 32,734 7,225 307
45439 Other direct selling establishments 19 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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