1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Mississippi


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 12,791 20,774,508 1,935,338 138,372
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 1,639 5,566,570 426,461 16,921
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 666 478,688 74,319 4,161
443 Electronics & appliance stores 387 284,655 38,420 2,137
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,084 2,315,645 222,128 11,092
445 Food & beverage stores 1,634 3,062,447 288,414 30,128
446 Health & personal care stores 917 918,753 120,475 6,649
447 Gasoline stations 2,058 2,321,212 156,579 13,096
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,599 905,947 106,336 10,476
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 481 292,143 34,966 2,946
452 General merchandise stores 762 3,586,492 334,433 32,314
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,170 642,782 73,411 5,431
454 Nonstore retailers 394 399,174 59,396 3,021

 

 

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 12,791 20,774,508 1,935,338 138,372
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 1,639 5,566,570 426,461 16,921
4411 Automobile dealers 658 4,623,953 299,376 10,425
44111 New car dealers 287 4,259,397 278,722 9,238
44112 Used car dealers 371 364,556 20,654 1,187
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 115 248,477 17,072 730
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 19 90,563 5,889 186
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 96 157,914 11,183 544
441221 Motorcycle dealers 30 66,547 4,566 210
441222 Boat dealers 51 62,584 5,017 262
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 15 28,783 1,600 72
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 866 694,140 110,013 5,766
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 606 486,282 71,282 3,927
44132 Tire dealers 260 207,858 38,731 1,839
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 666 478,688 74,319 4,161
4421 Furniture stores 397 333,969 53,257 2,861
4422 Home furnishings stores 269 144,719 21,062 1,300
44221 Floor covering stores 134 95,398 13,674 655
44229 Other home furnishings stores 135 49,321 7,388 645
442291 Window treatment stores 14 5,615 1,014 60
442299 All other home furnishings stores 121 43,706 6,374 585
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 387 284,655 38,420 2,137
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 291 222,874 30,437 1,711
443111 Household appliance stores 124 87,878 12,425 681
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 167 134,996 18,012 1,030
44312 Computer & software stores 89 56,288 6,748 375
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 7 5,493 1,235 51
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 1,084 2,315,645 222,128 11,092
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 764 1,563,719 175,068 8,612
44411 Home centers 56 368,251 33,877 2,211
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 89 69,276 8,314 437
44413 Hardware stores 159 91,360 13,447 872
44419 Other building material dealers 460 1,034,832 119,430 5,092
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 320 751,926 47,060 2,480
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 58 38,370 3,716 217
44422 Nursery & garden centers 262 713,556 43,344 2,263
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 1,634 3,062,447 288,414 30,128
4451 Grocery stores 1,218 2,890,969 274,731 28,799
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 963 2,765,375 262,312 27,560
44512 Convenience stores 255 125,594 12,419 1,239
4452 Specialty food stores 131 42,766 6,234 560
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 285 128,712 7,449 769
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 917 918,753 120,475 6,649
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 607 794,280 96,247 5,271
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 601 792,258 95,458 5,240
4461102 Proprietary stores 6 2,022 789 31
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 93 32,152 3,781 353
44613 Optical goods stores 92 29,413 7,324 382
44619 Other health & personal care stores 125 62,908 13,123 643
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 48 15,832 1,774 182
446199 All other health & personal care stores 77 47,076 11,349 461
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 2,058 2,321,212 156,579 13,096
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 1,563 1,724,826 119,336 10,089
44719 Other gasoline stations 495 596,386 37,243 3,007
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 1,599 905,947 106,336 10,476
4481 Clothing stores 1,016 629,402 70,414 7,242
44811 Men's clothing stores 111 53,936 7,551 681
44812 Women's clothing stores 479 193,565 22,762 2,773
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 57 19,111 1,719 233
44814 Family clothing stores 237 311,261 31,663 2,920
44815 Clothing accessories stores 46 6,835 1,286 123
44819 Other clothing stores 86 44,694 5,433 512
4482 Shoe stores 299 164,304 17,742 1,792
4482101 Men's shoe stores 20 8,850 1,033 64
4482102 Women's shoe stores 27 9,372 1,284 130
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 9 4,579 575 61
4482104 Family shoe stores 204 96,811 10,434 1,097
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 39 44,692 4,416 440
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 284 112,241 18,180 1,442
44831 Jewelry stores 280 110,267 17,797 1,409
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 4 1,974 383 33
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 481 292,143 34,966 2,946
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 316 185,388 22,798 1,829
45111 Sporting goods stores 159 94,232 11,427 865
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 70 59,254 6,804 591
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 89 34,978 4,623 274
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 53 54,943 5,210 507
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 72 17,192 2,658 291
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 32 19,021 3,503 166
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 165 106,755 12,168 1,117
45121 Book stores & news dealers 112 67,381 7,884 719
451211 Book stores 109 67,120 7,830 712
4512111 Book stores, general 57 36,670 4,316 375
4512112 Specialty book stores 38 14,544 1,762 180
4512113 College book stores 14 15,906 1,752 157
451212 News dealers & newsstands 3 261 54 7
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 53 39,374 4,284 398
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 762 3,586,492 334,433 32,314
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 102 1,970,315 192,514 17,560
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 102 1,992,084 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 102 1,992,084 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 19 366,246 44,084 3,353
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 70 D D (10k-24999)
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 13 D D (1000-2499)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 660 1,616,177 141,919 14,754
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 20 D D (5000-9999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 640 D D (5000-9999)
4529901 Variety stores 365 D D (2500-4999)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 6 D D (500-999)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 269 284,842 29,285 3,411
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,170 642,782 73,411 5,431
4531 Florists 337 61,747 12,244 1,262
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 293 142,217 16,615 1,583
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 52 84,173 8,172 519
4532101 Stationery stores 4 649 80 8
4532102 Office supplies stores 48 83,524 8,092 511
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 241 58,044 8,443 1,064
4533 Used merchandise stores 172 40,363 7,357 664
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 368 398,455 37,195 1,922
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 44 15,289 1,544 152
45392 Art dealers 19 3,850 547 47
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 123 286,591 24,434 956
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 182 92,725 10,670 767
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 394 399,174 59,396 3,021
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 43 43,747 5,364 235
4542 Vending machine operators 61 54,481 10,767 699
4543 Direct selling establishments 290 300,946 43,265 2,087
45431 Fuel dealers 197 252,213 33,173 1,528
454311 Heating oil dealers 15 66,928 4,168 199
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 174 173,913 28,519 1,310
454319 Other fuel dealers 8 11,372 486 19
45439 Other direct selling establishments 93 48,733 10,092 559
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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