1997 Economic Census:
Manufacturing
Gaston County, NC


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Manufacturing 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
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  31-33 Manufacturing 492 5,772,680 863,240 31,175
313 Textile mills 86 1,913,860 272,043 11,861
315 Apparel mfg 16 116,310 19,388 1,139
323 Printing & related support activities 35 79,949 17,516 582
325 Chemical mfg 23 628,910 58,317 1,451
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 20 76,075 19,034 622
327 Nonmetallic mineral product mfg 7 60,006 17,285 966
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 148 415,510 81,523 2,725
333 Machinery mfg 74 494,977 93,001 3,190
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 8 D D (1000-2499)
336 Transportation equipment mfg 8 D D (2500-4999)
337 Furniture & related product mfg 11 D D (500-999)
339 Miscellaneous mfg 14 D D (500-999)

 

 

Manufacturing 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
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
31-33 Manufacturing 492 5,772,680 863,240 31,175
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
313 Textile mills 86 1,913,860 272,043 11,861
3131 Fiber, yarn, & thread mills 42 984,588 153,943 7,320
313111 Yarn spinning mills 37 D D (5000-9999)
3132 Fabric mills 19 D D (1000-2499)
31324 Knit fabric mills 12 177,050 43,804 1,644
313241 Weft knit fabric mills 9 D D (1000-2499)
313249 Other knit fabric & lace mills 3 D D (500-999)
3133 Textile & fabric finishing & fabric coating mills 25 D D (2500-4999)
31331 Textile & fabric finishing mills 24 D D (2500-4999)
313312 Textile & fabric finishing mills 20 585,277 65,420 2,564
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
315 Apparel mfg 16 116,310 19,388 1,139
3151 Apparel knitting mills 8 87,405 12,941 784
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
323 Printing & related support activities 35 79,949 17,516 582
32311 Printing 34 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
325 Chemical mfg 23 628,910 58,317 1,451
3259 Other chemical product mfg 4 D D (500-999)
32599 All other chemical product & preparation mfg 4 D D (500-999)
325998 All other miscellaneous chemical product & preparation mfg 2 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 20 76,075 19,034 622
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
327 Nonmetallic mineral product mfg 7 60,006 17,285 966
3272 Glass & glass product mfg 2 D D (500-999)
327215 Glass product mfg made of purchased glass 1 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 148 415,510 81,523 2,725
3322 Cutlery & handtool mfg 2 D D (500-999)
332212 Hand & edge tool mfg 2 D D (500-999)
3327 Machine shops, turned product, & screw, nut, & bolt mfg 105 66,422 24,500 822
33271 Machine shops 98 57,635 21,615 735
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
333 Machinery mfg 74 494,977 93,001 3,190
3331 Agriculture, construction, & mining machinery mfg 2 D D (500-999)
33311 Agricultural implement mfg 1 D D (500-999)
333112 Lawn & garden tractor & home lawn & garden equipment mfg 1 D D (500-999)
3332 Industrial machinery mfg 50 171,331 46,983 1,481
33329 Other industrial machinery mfg 50 171,331 46,983 1,481
333292 Textile machinery mfg 44 159,613 42,168 1,340
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 8 D D (1000-2499)
3344 Semiconductor & other electronic component mfg 5 D D (1000-2499)
334417 Electronic connector mfg 3 D D (1000-2499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
336 Transportation equipment mfg 8 D D (2500-4999)
3361 Motor vehicle mfg 3 D D (1000-2499)
33612 Heavy duty truck mfg 1 D D (1000-2499)
3363 Motor vehicle parts mfg 4 D D (2500-4999)
33639 Other motor vehicle parts mfg 2 D D (2500-4999)
336399 All other motor vehicle parts mfg 2 D D (2500-4999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
337 Furniture & related product mfg 11 D D (500-999)
3371 Household & institutional furniture & kitchen cabinet mfg 8 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
339 Miscellaneous mfg 14 D D (500-999)
3399 Other miscellaneous mfg 12 D D (500-999)
33999 All other miscellaneous mfg 7 D D (500-999)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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