1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
New Hanover 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 324 1,216,893 95,448 3,528
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 217 494,352 49,835 1,769
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 107 722,541 45,613 1,759

 

 

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 324 1,216,893 95,448 3,528
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 217 494,352 49,835 1,769
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 13 13,192 1,092 38
42121 Furniture whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 35 D D (250-499)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 8 D D (100-249)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 7 D D (100-249)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 4 D D (100-249)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 21 66,010 6,059 164
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 8 39,384 2,100 70
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 27 D D (100-249)
42171 Hardware whsle 12 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 58 D D (250-499)
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 9 43,277 1,786 53
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 22 D D (100-249)
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 9 23,511 4,052 88
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 20 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 3 11,100 1,169 50
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 10 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 107 722,541 45,613 1,759
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 12 D D (20-99)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 13 D D (500-999)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 3 D D (500-999)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 19 D D (250-499)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 2 D D (100-249)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 7 180,370 2,754 75
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 9 D D (100-249)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 9 D D (100-249)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 7 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 10 98,873 9,522 308
42281 Beer & ale whsle 5 77,979 7,529 229
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 26 D D (100-249)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4229901 Art goods whsle 6 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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