1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
New York


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 75,241 139,303,944 14,329,825 805,208
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 5,486 29,165,379 2,182,781 72,275
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 3,876 4,326,042 590,666 27,516
443 Electronics & appliance stores 2,699 4,168,026 392,072 18,011
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 5,217 10,862,679 1,350,088 53,906
445 Food & beverage stores 14,366 25,451,441 2,704,623 190,395
446 Health & personal care stores 6,737 10,332,906 1,263,566 76,665
447 Gasoline stations 6,115 7,987,521 438,806 33,894
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 12,717 13,210,409 1,666,567 102,985
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 4,500 4,760,995 513,619 35,981
452 General merchandise stores 2,092 15,878,852 1,603,782 118,379
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 8,224 5,439,410 729,906 42,252
454 Nonstore retailers 3,212 7,720,284 893,349 32,949

 

 

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 75,241 139,303,944 14,329,825 805,208
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 5,486 29,165,379 2,182,781 72,275
4411 Automobile dealers 2,361 25,703,264 1,686,486 50,335
44111 New car dealers 1,426 24,670,451 1,624,092 47,476
44112 Used car dealers 935 1,032,813 62,394 2,859
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 579 951,272 83,852 3,330
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 117 282,087 24,879 873
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 462 669,185 58,973 2,457
441221 Motorcycle dealers 151 246,468 20,552 873
441222 Boat dealers 263 362,968 34,553 1,401
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 48 59,749 3,868 183
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 2,546 2,510,843 412,443 18,610
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 1,970 1,871,730 294,497 14,127
44132 Tire dealers 576 639,113 117,946 4,483
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 3,876 4,326,042 590,666 27,516
4421 Furniture stores 1,738 2,301,837 293,934 12,058
4422 Home furnishings stores 2,138 2,024,205 296,732 15,458
44221 Floor covering stores 945 858,400 134,043 5,067
44229 Other home furnishings stores 1,193 1,165,805 162,689 10,391
442291 Window treatment stores 134 73,177 13,398 622
442299 All other home furnishings stores 1,059 1,092,628 149,291 9,769
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 2,699 4,168,026 392,072 18,011
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 1,840 2,598,076 256,825 12,524
443111 Household appliance stores 591 991,795 88,899 3,843
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 1,249 1,606,281 167,926 8,681
44312 Computer & software stores 605 1,343,840 108,363 4,153
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 254 226,110 26,884 1,334
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 5,217 10,862,679 1,350,088 53,906
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 4,365 9,910,138 1,224,855 48,190
44411 Home centers 242 2,622,418 263,315 14,482
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 398 414,935 59,932 2,311
44413 Hardware stores 1,194 752,214 120,416 7,041
44419 Other building material dealers 2,531 6,120,571 781,192 24,356
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 852 952,541 125,233 5,716
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 268 223,794 29,836 1,402
44422 Nursery & garden centers 584 728,747 95,397 4,314
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 14,366 25,451,441 2,704,623 190,395
4451 Grocery stores 8,908 22,297,296 2,396,966 169,431
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 6,948 21,153,348 2,288,228 159,352
44512 Convenience stores 1,960 1,143,948 108,738 10,079
4452 Specialty food stores 3,349 1,603,170 195,126 13,626
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 2,109 1,550,975 112,531 7,338
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 6,737 10,332,906 1,263,566 76,665
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 3,751 8,597,133 921,379 60,570
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 3,452 8,126,606 877,611 56,539
4461102 Proprietary stores 299 470,527 43,768 4,031
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 565 378,078 60,423 3,312
44613 Optical goods stores 1,323 630,751 156,211 6,777
44619 Other health & personal care stores 1,098 726,944 125,553 6,006
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 613 358,256 45,625 3,308
446199 All other health & personal care stores 485 368,688 79,928 2,698
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 6,115 7,987,521 438,806 33,894
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 3,053 4,046,176 225,665 19,786
44719 Other gasoline stations 3,062 3,941,345 213,141 14,108
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 12,717 13,210,409 1,666,567 102,985
4481 Clothing stores 7,845 9,554,038 1,147,034 77,321
44811 Men's clothing stores 1,230 1,199,179 154,798 7,738
44812 Women's clothing stores 3,328 3,160,011 389,926 28,946
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 530 699,981 78,148 6,664
44814 Family clothing stores 1,350 3,493,493 380,082 25,221
44815 Clothing accessories stores 573 344,519 49,969 2,782
44819 Other clothing stores 834 656,855 94,111 5,970
4482 Shoe stores 2,446 1,771,647 210,483 14,131
4482101 Men's shoe stores 196 141,939 18,105 857
4482102 Women's shoe stores 526 338,662 45,438 3,328
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 92 36,137 5,366 362
4482104 Family shoe stores 1,238 826,830 95,164 6,317
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 394 428,079 46,410 3,267
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 2,426 1,884,724 309,050 11,533
44831 Jewelry stores 2,222 1,713,252 286,126 10,426
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 204 171,472 22,924 1,107
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 4,500 4,760,995 513,619 35,981
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 2,564 2,935,628 310,380 20,788
45111 Sporting goods stores 1,289 1,271,446 148,231 10,257
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 389 694,476 73,779 5,710
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 900 576,970 74,452 4,547
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 628 1,203,069 98,768 6,936
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 412 205,637 33,725 2,259
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 235 255,476 29,656 1,336
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 1,936 1,825,367 203,239 15,193
45121 Book stores & news dealers 1,324 1,154,387 137,096 10,202
451211 Book stores 686 937,684 107,661 8,214
4512111 Book stores, general 431 636,046 75,449 5,502
4512112 Specialty book stores 102 42,574 6,866 474
4512113 College book stores 153 259,064 25,346 2,238
451212 News dealers & newsstands 638 216,703 29,435 1,988
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 612 670,980 66,143 4,991
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 2,092 15,878,852 1,603,782 118,379
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 476 11,501,594 1,236,261 91,502
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 476 11,672,017 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 476 11,672,017 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 95 D D (25k-49999)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 292 4,762,790 432,525 42,899
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 89 D D (10k-24999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 1,616 4,377,258 367,521 26,877
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 60 2,706,592 151,133 10,284
45299 All other general merchandise stores 1,556 1,670,666 216,388 16,593
4529901 Variety stores 833 D D (5000-9999)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 38 D D (2500-4999)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 685 773,335 113,307 7,568
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 8,224 5,439,410 729,906 42,252
4531 Florists 1,633 493,536 97,344 6,543
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 3,002 2,054,927 238,930 17,648
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 643 1,091,926 103,527 5,833
4532101 Stationery stores 271 84,852 10,054 699
4532102 Office supplies stores 372 1,007,074 93,473 5,134
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 2,359 963,001 135,403 11,815
4533 Used merchandise stores 922 447,364 77,457 3,699
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 2,667 2,443,583 316,175 14,362
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 551 282,599 42,711 3,073
45392 Art dealers 598 894,360 86,282 2,056
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 137 214,839 21,030 911
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 1,381 1,051,785 166,152 8,322
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 3,212 7,720,284 893,349 32,949
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 790 4,010,518 324,214 12,483
4542 Vending machine operators 436 306,497 59,441 2,790
4543 Direct selling establishments 1,986 3,403,269 509,694 17,676
45431 Fuel dealers 1,112 2,647,860 380,116 11,729
454311 Heating oil dealers 903 2,323,991 323,331 9,882
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 198 321,817 56,451 1,804
454319 Other fuel dealers 11 2,052 334 43
45439 Other direct selling establishments 874 755,409 129,578 5,947
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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