1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Rowan County, NC


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Retail 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
  44-45 Retail trade 450 799,190 74,319 4,820
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 58 186,062 15,602 619
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 32 14,098 2,461 129
443 Electronics & appliance stores 16 13,351 1,470 104
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 45 109,775 11,962 570
445 Food & beverage stores 45 160,780 12,690 1,179
446 Health & personal care stores 29 40,817 6,637 430
447 Gasoline stations 71 108,610 5,615 486
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 50 33,452 3,912 313
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 22 10,263 957 79
452 General merchandise stores 17 70,364 6,869 638
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 49 33,976 3,898 175
454 Nonstore retailers 16 17,642 2,246 98

 

 

Retail 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
44-45 Retail trade 450 799,190 74,319 4,820
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 58 186,062 15,602 619
4411 Automobile dealers 25 157,136 10,991 379
44112 Used car dealers 17 13,027 968 66
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 8 6,741 443 25
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 6 D D (20-99)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 4 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 25 22,185 4,168 215
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 18 17,985 3,157 174
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 32 14,098 2,461 129
4421 Furniture stores 20 9,810 1,742 92
4422 Home furnishings stores 12 4,288 719 37
44229 Other home furnishings stores 6 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 16 13,351 1,470 104
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 11 8,085 1,051 58
443111 Household appliance stores 4 D D (20-99)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 7 D D (20-99)
44312 Computer & software stores 4 D D (20-99)
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 1 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 45 109,775 11,962 570
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 31 D D (250-499)
44411 Home centers 4 D D (100-249)
44419 Other building material dealers 19 56,120 6,420 219
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 14 D D (100-249)
44422 Nursery & garden centers 11 16,785 1,468 101
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 45 160,780 12,690 1,179
4451 Grocery stores 35 155,491 12,199 1,145
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 25 151,011 11,760 1,110
4452 Specialty food stores 5 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 29 40,817 6,637 430
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 18 35,219 3,991 263
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 18 35,219 3,991 263
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 3 D D (1-19)
44619 Other health & personal care stores 4 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 71 108,610 5,615 486
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 60 86,234 4,500 383
44719 Other gasoline stations 11 22,376 1,115 103
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 50 33,452 3,912 313
4481 Clothing stores 29 21,605 2,281 181
44811 Men's clothing stores 3 D D (20-99)
4482104 Family shoe stores 10 D D (20-99)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 9 4,535 745 48
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 22 10,263 957 79
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 17 6,541 624 44
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 3 D D (1-19)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 5 3,722 333 35
45121 Book stores & news dealers 3 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 2 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 17 70,364 6,869 638
45299 All other general merchandise stores 14 D D (100-249)
4529901 Variety stores 10 D D (20-99)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 4 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 49 33,976 3,898 175
4531 Florists 14 2,564 537 45
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 10 7,282 860 43
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 3 5,551 637 17
4532101 Stationery stores 1 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 2 D D (1-19)
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 21 D D (20-99)
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 12 22,338 2,103 54
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 16 17,642 2,246 98
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 1 D D (1-19)
4543 Direct selling establishments 13 13,207 1,489 71
45431 Fuel dealers 9 12,440 1,186 54
454311 Heating oil dealers 6 8,380 655 34
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 3 4,060 531 20
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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