1997 Economic Census:
Summary Statistics for Buncombe County, NC
1997 NAICS Basis

See also 2002 Economic Census data.
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales, receipts
or shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
21 Mining (not published for counties) N N N N
22 Utilities (not published for counties) N N N N
23 Construction (not published for counties) N N N N
31-33 Manufacturing 332 D D (10k-24999)
42 Wholesale trade 340 D D (2500-4999)
44-45 Retail trade 1,136 2,193,417 210,413 13,179
48-49 Transportation & warehousing (not published for counties) N N N N
51 Information (total not published for counties) N N N N
52 Finance & insurance (not published for counties) N N N N
53 Real estate & rental & leasing 221 131,914 21,831 1,037
54 Professional, scientific, & technical services 466 174,069 77,267 2,386
55 Management of companies & enterprises (not published for counties) N N N N
56 Administrative & support & waste management &remediation services 232 161,611 77,725 4,541
61 Educational services 32 5,713 1,459 116
62 Health care & social assistance 459 428,744 214,892 6,057
71 Arts, entertainment, & recreation 68 59,508 17,458 933
72 Accommodation & foodservices 506 334,308 98,878 9,130
81 Other services (except public administration) 347 104,904 33,042 1,834
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available
Source: 1997 Economic Census

Last modified: 2/ 7/01