1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Durham 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 249 2,306,277 158,443 4,343
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 169 1,243,540 93,949 2,297
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 80 1,062,737 64,494 2,046

 

 

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 249 2,306,277 158,443 4,343
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 169 1,243,540 93,949 2,297
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 4 9,784 2,424 88
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42121 Furniture whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 3 D D (1-19)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 44 376,328 20,807 350
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 22 D D (100-249)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 8 D D (20-99)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 11 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 7 18,789 1,022 18
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 7 18,789 1,022 18
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 9 D D (100-249)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 8 D D (20-99)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 5 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 26 457,533 36,163 953
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 5 D D (500-999)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 21 D D (250-499)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 17 D D (100-249)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 26 150,083 13,764 281
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 8 20,330 3,286 126
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 3 D D (100-249)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 15 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 8 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 80 1,062,737 64,494 2,046
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 13 43,762 4,085 137
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 2 D D (100-249)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 1 D D (100-249)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 21 132,359 7,088 258
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 2 D D (100-249)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 12 D D (250-499)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 11 D D (250-499)
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 2 D D (100-249)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 1 D D (20-99)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 1 D D (20-99)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 1 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 24 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 2 D D (100-249)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 1 D D (250-499)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 8 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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