1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Erie County, NY


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Wholesale 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
  42 Wholesale trade 1,680 14,962,507 884,631 25,712
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,187 D D (10k-24999)
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 493 D D (5000-9999)

 

 

Wholesale 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
42 Wholesale trade 1,680 14,962,507 884,631 25,712
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,187 D D (10k-24999)
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 148 D D (1000-2499)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 29 D D (500-999)
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 10 D D (250-499)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 15 D D (250-499)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 87 D D (1000-2499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 37 D D (500-999)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 48 D D (250-499)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 23 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 49 D D (250-499)
42121 Furniture whsle 30 D D (250-499)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 19 D D (250-499)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 49 D D (250-499)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 21 D D (250-499)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 2 D D (1-19)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 10 29,365 2,892 113
42139 Other construction materials whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 192 2,215,937 174,700 4,855
42142 Office equipment whsle 36 D D (250-499)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 56 D D (2500-4999)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 47 D D (1000-2499)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 10 D D (1000-2499)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 37 D D (500-999)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 9 D D (1000-2499)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 27 D D (100-249)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 16 D D (20-99)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 49 245,851 23,513 509
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 44 155,134 13,441 287
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 5 90,717 10,072 222
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (250-499)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (250-499)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 65 D D (500-999)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 63 D D (500-999)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 52 D D (500-999)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 29 D D (500-999)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 23 D D (20-99)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 11 D D (100-249)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 8 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 129 520,165 48,689 1,432
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 59 276,924 22,828 629
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 58 D D (500-999)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 28 D D (250-499)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 30 D D (100-249)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 84 D D (500-999)
42171 Hardware whsle 30 D D (250-499)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 22 D D (100-249)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 22 D D (100-249)
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 10 26,870 3,022 68
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 338 1,607,613 140,551 3,701
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 16 88,404 8,689 235
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 6 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 193 1,154,027 85,778 2,006
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 8 119,543 14,381 384
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 27 D D (250-499)
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 55 D D (250-499)
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 27 D D (100-249)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 34 D D (250-499)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 42 D D (250-499)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 79 D D (1000-2499)
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 12 31,699 2,843 106
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 11 55,278 5,877 158
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 27 D D (250-499)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 32 D D (250-499)
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 133 D D (1000-2499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 18 D D (100-249)
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 12 D D (500-999)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 51 D D (500-999)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 26 D D (100-249)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 17 D D (100-249)
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 9 D D (20-99)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 24 D D (100-249)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 20 D D (100-249)
4219402 Precious metal (excluding ores) whsle 4 D D (1-19)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 28 D D (500-999)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 10 D D (250-499)
4219905 Fire extinguishers & fire safety equipment whsle 3 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 493 D D (5000-9999)
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 65 D D (1000-2499)
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 36 D D (500-999)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 20 D D (250-499)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 23 D D (500-999)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 17 D D (250-499)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 28 D D (100-249)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 179 D D (2500-4999)
42241 General-line grocery whsle 21 D D (500-999)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 21 D D (500-999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 5 80,764 3,987 153
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 5 80,764 3,987 153
42245 Confectionery whsle 15 D D (250-499)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 24 112,929 7,742 309
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 63 D D (1000-2499)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4224904 Canned goods whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 18 D D (500-999)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 68 226,136 25,473 666
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 25 D D (100-249)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 43 D D (500-999)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 41 D D (250-499)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 18 D D (250-499)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 6 D D (250-499)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 6 D D (250-499)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 3 320,253 10,087 276
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 12 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 10 D D (500-999)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 5 D D (250-499)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 92 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 7 D D (20-99)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 14 D D (500-999)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 11 D D (250-499)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 40 D D (100-249)
4229901 Art goods whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 16 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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