1997 Economic Census:
Summary Statistics for Watauga County, NC
1997 NAICS Basis

See also 2002 Economic Census data.
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales, receipts
or shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
21 Mining (not published for counties) N N N N
22 Utilities (not published for counties) N N N N
23 Construction (not published for counties) N N N N
31-33 Manufacturing 56 97,431 24,762 1,223
42 Wholesale trade 47 166,144 12,033 422
44-45 Retail trade 342 519,808 44,261 3,207
48-49 Transportation & warehousing (not published for counties) N N N N
51 Information (total not published for counties) N N N N
52 Finance & insurance (not published for counties) N N N N
53 Real estate & rental & leasing 69 18,364 3,089 231
54 Professional, scientific, & technical services 97 21,016 7,162 331
55 Management of companies & enterprises (not published for counties) N N N N
56 Administrative & support & waste management &remediation services 41 23,035 8,379 416
61 Educational services 6 1,349 475 42
62 Health care & social assistance 98 70,332 35,344 1,386
71 Arts, entertainment, & recreation 30 25,648 8,131 475
72 Accommodation & foodservices 165 91,269 24,994 2,847
81 Other services (except public administration) 61 13,419 3,855 288
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available
Source: 1997 Economic Census

Last modified: 2/ 7/01