1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Kings 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 2,953 11,371,584 742,805 25,838
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,265 3,361,123 292,925 9,576
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,688 8,010,461 449,880 16,262

 

 

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 2,953 11,371,584 742,805 25,838
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,265 3,361,123 292,925 9,576
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 137 185,744 17,310 639
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 36 57,983 2,788 100
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 25 D D (20-99)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 59 D D (250-499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 19 33,183 3,584 147
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 39 D D (100-249)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 37 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 156 410,210 40,413 1,535
42121 Furniture whsle 59 D D (500-999)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 44 D D (250-499)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 15 D D (20-99)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 97 D D (1000-2499)
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 13 30,008 2,060 84
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 34 108,427 8,101 328
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 20 53,952 8,746 220
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 30 D D (250-499)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 70 D D (500-999)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 26 94,244 11,600 248
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 17 77,488 10,606 208
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 18 D D (20-99)
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42139 Other construction materials whsle 23 D D (100-249)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 183 432,136 35,302 1,101
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 22 D D (100-249)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 45 D D (250-499)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 39 D D (100-249)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 18 D D (20-99)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 21 D D (20-99)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 31 D D (100-249)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 22 D D (20-99)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 52 D D (100-249)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 43 47,337 6,100 176
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 12 47,457 3,887 69
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 43 D D (250-499)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 39 D D (250-499)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 27 D D (250-499)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 24 D D (100-249)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 12 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 183 970,103 50,718 1,468
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 50 85,377 7,814 242
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 48 D D (250-499)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 85 D D (500-999)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 40 D D (250-499)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 45 D D (500-999)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 93 268,912 24,760 778
42171 Hardware whsle 38 132,869 11,049 424
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 35 107,533 8,456 237
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 13 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 140 235,163 30,693 992
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 60 84,450 10,688 365
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 21 D D (100-249)
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 9 12,363 1,811 48
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 6 19,023 2,821 100
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 32 92,416 12,048 338
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 8 34,556 4,065 91
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 11 38,639 4,990 164
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 36 50,784 6,794 257
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 260 D D (1000-2499)
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 23 D D (250-499)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 72 212,155 32,006 1,226
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 23 62,271 5,922 221
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 14 42,343 4,500 159
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 9 19,928 1,422 62
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 17 33,400 8,002 284
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 32 116,484 18,082 721
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 70 D D (250-499)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 65 D D (250-499)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 85 D D (250-499)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 37 D D (100-249)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 16 D D (20-99)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4219905 Fire extinguishers & fire safety equipment whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 17 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,688 8,010,461 449,880 16,262
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 142 295,414 29,944 969
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 43 D D (100-249)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 91 D D (500-999)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 83 860,156 28,635 1,003
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 37 D D (500-999)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 46 D D (250-499)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 381 914,001 80,414 3,608
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 105 D D (500-999)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 70 119,647 10,307 391
4223102 Notions & other dry goods whsle 35 D D (100-249)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 66 D D (250-499)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 188 556,082 52,639 2,554
42234 Footwear whsle 22 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 648 4,033,467 198,117 6,939
42241 General-line grocery whsle 66 289,297 10,388 475
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 63 273,855 9,854 451
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 39 240,577 11,391 482
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 41 D D (500-999)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 41 D D (500-999)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 14 D D (20-99)
42245 Confectionery whsle 36 D D (250-499)
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 44 145,693 10,559 391
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 56 D D (500-999)
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 69 217,398 11,435 430
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 283 D D (2500-4999)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 27 D D (250-499)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 52 158,613 14,775 552
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 75 216,345 19,685 561
4224904 Canned goods whsle 40 190,049 9,251 317
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 80 D D (1000-2499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 19 D D (20-99)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 13 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 62 D D (500-999)
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 26 D D (100-249)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 36 D D (250-499)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 33 D D (250-499)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 28 D D (250-499)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 11 D D (100-249)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 11 D D (100-249)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 6 40,144 1,500 49
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 5 D D (100-249)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 17 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 37 D D (1000-2499)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 33 D D (500-999)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 4 D D (500-999)
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 4 D D (500-999)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 288 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 17 D D (20-99)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 11 D D (20-99)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 21 D D (100-249)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 23 D D (20-99)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 27 253,753 4,134 193
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 181 D D (500-999)
4229901 Art goods whsle 46 D D (250-499)
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 57 D D (100-249)
4229903 Textile bags, bagging, & burlap whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 67 D D (500-999)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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