1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Erie County, NY


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 3,628 8,036,261 797,237 55,286
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 363 2,422,785 174,387 6,274
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 199 211,697 29,647 1,784
443 Electronics & appliance stores 141 202,596 20,922 1,199
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 300 642,282 84,976 3,892
445 Food & beverage stores 553 1,544,786 154,613 14,802
446 Health & personal care stores 359 593,997 88,098 5,770
447 Gasoline stations 351 510,597 30,245 2,610
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 572 404,937 48,333 4,511
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 225 230,684 22,930 2,075
452 General merchandise stores 106 975,248 98,450 8,939
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 343 181,465 25,791 2,153
454 Nonstore retailers 116 115,187 18,845 1,277

 

 

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 3,628 8,036,261 797,237 55,286
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 363 2,422,785 174,387 6,274
4411 Automobile dealers 150 2,161,190 136,134 4,503
44111 New car dealers 91 2,105,769 131,113 4,300
44112 Used car dealers 59 55,421 5,021 203
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 32 48,700 4,758 182
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 8 D D (20-99)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 24 D D (100-249)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 8 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 12 D D (20-99)
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 4 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 181 212,895 33,495 1,589
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 139 149,358 24,472 1,251
44132 Tire dealers 42 63,537 9,023 338
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 199 211,697 29,647 1,784
4421 Furniture stores 83 115,035 15,577 823
4422 Home furnishings stores 116 96,662 14,070 961
44221 Floor covering stores 62 60,133 8,723 364
44229 Other home furnishings stores 54 36,529 5,347 597
442299 All other home furnishings stores 52 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 141 202,596 20,922 1,199
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 96 173,266 16,164 926
443111 Household appliance stores 37 52,829 5,399 234
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 59 120,437 10,765 692
44312 Computer & software stores 33 23,694 3,685 198
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 12 5,636 1,073 75
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 300 642,282 84,976 3,892
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 251 597,610 77,427 3,535
44411 Home centers 28 D D (1000-2499)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 35 D D (100-249)
44413 Hardware stores 53 45,952 6,946 537
44419 Other building material dealers 135 334,802 47,402 1,574
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 49 44,672 7,549 357
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 17 D D (100-249)
44422 Nursery & garden centers 32 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 553 1,544,786 154,613 14,802
4451 Grocery stores 349 1,408,608 139,354 13,413
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 195 1,301,094 127,654 12,055
44512 Convenience stores 154 107,514 11,700 1,358
4452 Specialty food stores 104 56,572 9,787 855
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 100 79,606 5,472 534
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 359 593,997 88,098 5,770
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 177 487,558 64,371 4,715
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 171 D D (2500-4999)
4461102 Proprietary stores 6 D D (250-499)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 34 D D (100-249)
44613 Optical goods stores 105 34,844 10,116 454
44619 Other health & personal care stores 43 D D (250-499)
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 19 D D (100-249)
446199 All other health & personal care stores 24 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 351 510,597 30,245 2,610
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 221 359,237 18,555 1,600
44719 Other gasoline stations 130 151,360 11,690 1,010
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 572 404,937 48,333 4,511
4481 Clothing stores 326 284,530 32,875 3,263
44811 Men's clothing stores 51 40,266 5,831 382
44812 Women's clothing stores 136 92,321 10,945 1,290
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 15 D D (100-249)
44814 Family clothing stores 66 109,109 10,530 1,052
44815 Clothing accessories stores 18 D D (20-99)
44819 Other clothing stores 40 21,176 3,228 282
4482 Shoe stores 136 71,373 7,996 690
4482101 Men's shoe stores 14 D D (20-99)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 23 D D (100-249)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 9 3,961 773 62
4482104 Family shoe stores 72 36,500 3,531 311
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 18 18,453 1,857 166
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 110 49,034 7,462 558
44831 Jewelry stores 107 D D (500-999)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 3 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 225 230,684 22,930 2,075
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 158 150,121 16,211 1,439
45111 Sporting goods stores 83 71,932 7,947 756
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 26 43,981 4,144 478
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 57 27,951 3,803 278
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 36 D D (250-499)
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 21 D D (100-249)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 18 D D (20-99)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 67 80,563 6,719 636
45121 Book stores & news dealers 38 38,725 3,443 284
451211 Book stores 31 35,785 3,333 269
4512111 Book stores, general 18 D D (100-249)
4512112 Specialty book stores 6 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 7 D D (100-249)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 7 2,940 110 15
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 29 41,838 3,276 352
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 106 975,248 98,450 8,939
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 52 774,320 81,726 7,473
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 52 785,709 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 52 785,709 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 13 D D (1000-2499)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 32 380,756 38,524 3,630
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 7 D D (1000-2499)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 54 200,928 16,724 1,466
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 4 D D (500-999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 50 D D (500-999)
4529901 Variety stores 31 D D (250-499)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 9 D D (250-499)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 10 10,930 2,161 177
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 343 181,465 25,791 2,153
4531 Florists 78 23,311 4,969 460
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 126 D D (500-999)
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 18 D D (250-499)
4532102 Office supplies stores 18 D D (250-499)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 108 40,565 5,156 649
4533 Used merchandise stores 33 7,694 1,458 133
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 106 D D (500-999)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 26 18,053 1,988 198
45392 Art dealers 10 2,162 300 39
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 70 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 116 115,187 18,845 1,277
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 29 42,539 3,641 175
4542 Vending machine operators 32 30,508 6,054 393
4543 Direct selling establishments 55 42,140 9,150 709
45431 Fuel dealers 5 9,980 1,412 77
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 4 D D (20-99)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 50 32,160 7,738 632
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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