1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Union 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 2,100 4,809,175 464,942 22,616
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 191 1,596,391 116,052 3,521
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 143 312,064 32,889 1,331
443 Electronics & appliance stores 63 209,748 19,445 1,062
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 124 267,840 39,389 1,143
445 Food & beverage stores 418 889,476 90,836 5,849
446 Health & personal care stores 195 312,021 36,717 2,270
447 Gasoline stations 223 292,214 14,334 932
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 286 227,100 29,870 1,962
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 132 166,604 21,439 1,119
452 General merchandise stores 29 219,907 19,134 1,353
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 211 129,969 19,655 1,095
454 Nonstore retailers 85 185,841 25,182 979

 

 

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 2,100 4,809,175 464,942 22,616
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 191 1,596,391 116,052 3,521
4411 Automobile dealers 110 1,435,693 90,183 2,443
44111 New car dealers 51 1,369,134 86,205 2,298
44112 Used car dealers 59 66,559 3,978 145
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 4 6,734 841 52
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 4 6,734 841 52
441221 Motorcycle dealers 3 D D (20-99)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 77 153,964 25,028 1,026
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 55 133,517 20,894 863
44132 Tire dealers 22 20,447 4,134 163
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 143 312,064 32,889 1,331
4421 Furniture stores 63 223,682 19,875 801
4422 Home furnishings stores 80 88,382 13,014 530
44221 Floor covering stores 42 46,150 7,068 209
44229 Other home furnishings stores 38 42,232 5,946 321
442291 Window treatment stores 6 2,869 719 36
442299 All other home furnishings stores 32 39,363 5,227 285
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 63 209,748 19,445 1,062
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 42 152,672 14,470 722
443111 Household appliance stores 14 56,224 4,155 190
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 28 96,448 10,315 532
44312 Computer & software stores 14 52,657 4,351 309
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 7 4,419 624 31
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 124 267,840 39,389 1,143
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 111 257,607 37,862 1,066
44411 Home centers 4 D D (100-249)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 14 D D (20-99)
44413 Hardware stores 20 13,401 1,850 87
44419 Other building material dealers 73 216,019 32,477 787
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 13 10,233 1,527 77
44422 Nursery & garden centers 9 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 418 889,476 90,836 5,849
4451 Grocery stores 222 737,559 78,912 5,126
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 141 697,940 74,637 4,824
44512 Convenience stores 81 39,619 4,275 302
4452 Specialty food stores 68 27,267 3,408 252
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 128 124,650 8,516 471
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 195 312,021 36,717 2,270
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 110 275,830 30,176 1,983
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 108 D D (1000-2499)
4461102 Proprietary stores 2 D D (1-19)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 17 6,485 505 42
44613 Optical goods stores 39 13,172 3,133 147
44619 Other health & personal care stores 29 16,534 2,903 98
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 14 6,178 902 34
446199 All other health & personal care stores 15 10,356 2,001 64
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 223 292,214 14,334 932
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 30 43,858 1,837 141
44719 Other gasoline stations 193 248,356 12,497 791
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 286 227,100 29,870 1,962
4481 Clothing stores 171 159,201 19,390 1,408
44811 Men's clothing stores 31 27,354 3,444 205
44812 Women's clothing stores 68 53,331 7,932 606
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 17 21,279 1,936 158
44814 Family clothing stores 21 44,943 4,055 312
44815 Clothing accessories stores 7 D D (1-19)
44819 Other clothing stores 27 D D (100-249)
4482 Shoe stores 51 35,297 4,847 323
4482101 Men's shoe stores 5 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 7 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 34 21,355 3,035 204
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 3 D D (20-99)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 64 32,602 5,633 231
44831 Jewelry stores 61 D D (100-249)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 3 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 132 166,604 21,439 1,119
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 79 131,081 17,864 843
45111 Sporting goods stores 38 46,121 5,221 234
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 10 19,745 2,090 116
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 28 26,376 3,131 118
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 20 57,090 5,804 371
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 10 5,492 952 53
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 11 22,378 5,887 185
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 53 35,523 3,575 276
45121 Book stores & news dealers 32 25,251 2,505 188
451211 Book stores 18 D D (100-249)
4512111 Book stores, general 12 14,854 1,404 104
4512112 Specialty book stores 4 D D (1-19)
4512113 College book stores 2 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 14 D D (20-99)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 21 10,272 1,070 88
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 29 219,907 19,134 1,353
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 8 159,186 15,531 1,097
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 8 162,938 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 8 162,938 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 1 D D (100-249)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 6 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 21 60,721 3,603 256
45299 All other general merchandise stores 20 D D (100-249)
4529901 Variety stores 8 D D (20-99)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 12 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 211 129,969 19,655 1,095
4531 Florists 68 23,026 4,416 289
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 64 49,945 6,124 358
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 14 35,555 4,086 198
4532101 Stationery stores 6 4,389 793 34
4532102 Office supplies stores 8 31,166 3,293 164
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 50 14,390 2,038 160
4533 Used merchandise stores 25 D D (20-99)
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 54 D D (250-499)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 15 12,203 2,063 90
45392 Art dealers 4 1,423 233 14
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 35 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 85 185,841 25,182 979
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 19 15,051 1,759 72
4542 Vending machine operators 7 15,497 4,070 131
4543 Direct selling establishments 59 155,293 19,353 776
45431 Fuel dealers 28 136,694 15,253 387
454311 Heating oil dealers 27 D D (250-499)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 31 18,599 4,100 389
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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