1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Buncombe County, NC


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 340 D D (2500-4999)
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 218 D D (1000-2499)
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 122 D D (1000-2499)

 

 

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 340 D D (2500-4999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 218 D D (1000-2499)
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 23 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 11 33,910 3,070 119
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 28 D D (250-499)
42142 Office equipment whsle 8 17,218 3,132 100
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 5 D D (100-249)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 6 33,998 3,398 85
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 19 D D (250-499)
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 9 D D (250-499)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 28 D D (100-249)
42171 Hardware whsle 12 D D (20-99)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 8 13,944 1,304 39
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 72 D D (500-999)
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 30 119,833 13,504 330
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 9 28,270 3,579 112
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 6 24,147 4,231 67
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 5 12,353 1,384 45
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 25 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 12 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 122 D D (1000-2499)
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 16 79,176 4,735 128
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 10 16,066 1,330 40
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 40 D D (1000-2499)
42241 General-line grocery whsle 3 D D (500-999)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 19 D D (250-499)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 7 68,638 8,212 290
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 15 56,757 2,815 69
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 2 D D (1-19)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 13 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 5 D D (20-99)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 5 D D (20-99)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 4 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 3 48,600 4,823 172
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 20 D D (100-249)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4229901 Art goods whsle 2 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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