1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Catawba 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 308 2,543,239 177,729 5,844
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 193 657,465 64,997 2,234
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 115 1,885,774 112,732 3,610

 

 

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 308 2,543,239 177,729 5,844
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 193 657,465 64,997 2,234
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 23 D D (250-499)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 10 D D (250-499)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 21 D D (250-499)
42121 Furniture whsle 15 110,603 3,818 226
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 2 D D (100-249)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 10 17,403 1,044 36
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 22 D D (250-499)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 11 D D (250-499)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 7 D D (20-99)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 1 D D (100-249)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 5 D D (20-99)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 4 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 5 15,885 1,652 48
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 4 D D (100-249)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42171 Hardware whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 63 134,738 15,017 423
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 31 79,118 9,028 250
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 7 26,005 3,262 90
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 18 30,339 2,711 78
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 19 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 115 1,885,774 112,732 3,610
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 2 D D (250-499)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 21 D D (100-249)
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 13 D D (100-249)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 2 D D (100-249)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 14 D D (1000-2499)
42241 General-line grocery whsle 3 D D (1000-2499)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 3 D D (1000-2499)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 6 D D (250-499)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 3 D D (250-499)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 8 D D (20-99)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 7 D D (20-99)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 6 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 30 D D (500-999)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 1 D D (250-499)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 21 D D (100-249)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 19 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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