1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Gaston 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 269 958,504 67,583 2,047
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 167 315,393 41,381 1,259
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 102 643,111 26,202 788

 

 

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 269 958,504 67,583 2,047
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 167 315,393 41,381 1,259
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 14 8,891 895 39
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 8 15,944 3,259 117
42122 Home furnishings whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 11 22,967 3,172 115
4216 Electrical goods whsle 23 58,292 7,979 246
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 12 45,310 6,591 197
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 13 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 77 117,972 15,757 452
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 52 81,868 10,903 291
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 15 D D (20-99)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 21 61,530 8,429 197
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 4 12,402 2,457 59
4219303 Other recyclable material 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 102 643,111 26,202 788
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 28 74,256 4,517 177
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 19 29,689 2,638 103
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 15 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 17 D D (100-249)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4225904 Cotton whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 4 105,724 3,441 123
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 4 105,724 3,441 123
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 21 D D (100-249)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 10 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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