1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Mercer County, NJ


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 1,442 3,183,067 326,081 18,217
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 108 769,435 61,234 1,853
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 101 94,513 13,531 633
443 Electronics & appliance stores 53 180,560 12,952 671
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 92 225,001 27,115 1,004
445 Food & beverage stores 246 552,898 64,335 4,331
446 Health & personal care stores 140 276,986 32,847 1,815
447 Gasoline stations 132 211,838 12,939 806
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 258 240,224 30,378 2,198
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 101 140,050 16,771 1,232
452 General merchandise stores 26 332,086 30,716 2,337
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 134 84,943 11,014 927
454 Nonstore retailers 51 74,533 12,249 410

 

 

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 1,442 3,183,067 326,081 18,217
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 108 769,435 61,234 1,853
4411 Automobile dealers 44 667,280 46,674 1,243
44111 New car dealers 30 612,098 45,178 1,184
44112 Used car dealers 14 55,182 1,496 59
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 8 19,627 1,412 70
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 8 19,627 1,412 70
441221 Motorcycle dealers 4 7,541 600 29
441222 Boat dealers 3 D D (20-99)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 56 82,528 13,148 540
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 39 55,125 9,034 388
44132 Tire dealers 17 27,403 4,114 152
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 101 94,513 13,531 633
4421 Furniture stores 38 36,671 5,576 213
4422 Home furnishings stores 63 57,842 7,955 420
44221 Floor covering stores 26 23,559 3,544 119
44229 Other home furnishings stores 37 34,283 4,411 301
442299 All other home furnishings stores 34 33,377 4,309 296
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 53 180,560 12,952 671
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 30 105,663 8,586 471
443111 Household appliance stores 10 28,309 3,109 111
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 20 77,354 5,477 360
44312 Computer & software stores 19 68,346 3,753 173
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 4 6,551 613 27
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 92 225,001 27,115 1,004
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 73 211,476 25,132 916
44411 Home centers 3 D D (250-499)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 15 D D (20-99)
44419 Other building material dealers 41 112,367 15,409 465
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 19 13,525 1,983 88
44422 Nursery & garden centers 15 10,337 1,565 73
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 246 552,898 64,335 4,331
4451 Grocery stores 146 467,791 56,845 3,773
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 100 423,528 52,059 3,321
44512 Convenience stores 46 44,263 4,786 452
4452 Specialty food stores 32 13,168 1,676 104
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 68 71,939 5,814 454
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 140 276,986 32,847 1,815
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 84 245,014 26,842 1,490
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 82 D D (1000-2499)
4461102 Proprietary stores 2 D D (20-99)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 10 5,355 780 64
44613 Optical goods stores 17 9,603 1,934 100
44619 Other health & personal care stores 29 17,014 3,291 161
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 15 9,281 1,246 77
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 132 211,838 12,939 806
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 23 54,744 2,738 201
44719 Other gasoline stations 109 157,094 10,201 605
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 258 240,224 30,378 2,198
4481 Clothing stores 163 161,558 18,267 1,588
44811 Men's clothing stores 25 18,186 2,330 139
44812 Women's clothing stores 71 55,054 6,681 651
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 16 17,997 1,773 179
44814 Family clothing stores 23 D D (250-499)
44819 Other clothing stores 18 D D (100-249)
4482 Shoe stores 48 39,333 5,063 357
4482101 Men's shoe stores 5 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 9 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 3 D D (20-99)
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 9 12,765 1,778 94
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 47 39,333 7,048 253
44831 Jewelry stores 45 D D (100-249)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 2 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 101 140,050 16,771 1,232
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 57 88,253 10,056 749
45111 Sporting goods stores 33 42,697 5,708 409
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 9 19,681 1,945 161
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 24 23,016 3,763 248
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 13 33,491 2,710 237
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 6 5,340 729 53
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 5 6,725 909 50
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 44 51,797 6,715 483
45121 Book stores & news dealers 28 39,562 4,900 365
451211 Book stores 22 37,693 4,747 352
4512111 Book stores, general 14 20,209 2,126 176
4512113 College book stores 5 16,864 2,533 165
451212 News dealers & newsstands 6 1,869 153 13
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 16 12,235 1,815 118
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 26 332,086 30,716 2,337
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 2 D D (250-499)
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 2 D D (500-999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 16 D D (250-499)
4529901 Variety stores 11 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 134 84,943 11,014 927
4531 Florists 33 9,857 2,001 163
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 48 D D (250-499)
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 7 D D (20-99)
4532101 Stationery stores 1 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 6 D D (20-99)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 41 25,071 3,111 349
4533 Used merchandise stores 15 6,446 1,603 117
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 38 D D (100-249)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 17 11,355 1,165 118
45392 Art dealers 4 D D (1-19)
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 17 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 51 74,533 12,249 410
4543 Direct selling establishments 30 58,595 10,775 336
45431 Fuel dealers 18 40,260 7,179 207
454311 Heating oil dealers 17 D D (100-249)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 12 18,335 3,596 129
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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