1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
New York 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.
More
data
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  44-45 Retail trade 11,222 19,502,446 2,447,153 102,965
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 83 708,531 49,478 1,311
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 614 1,073,775 155,021 5,628
443 Electronics & appliance stores 474 1,109,765 98,411 3,853
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 364 464,648 71,519 2,301
445 Food & beverage stores 2,053 2,306,531 289,159 14,653
446 Health & personal care stores 1,071 1,670,633 206,223 10,229
447 Gasoline stations 155 177,363 7,831 627
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 3,229 4,985,214 711,813 29,758
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 866 1,205,384 145,837 8,080
452 General merchandise stores 234 2,219,408 294,038 12,128
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,739 2,066,416 274,377 9,791
454 Nonstore retailers 340 1,514,778 143,446 4,606

 

 

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 11,222 19,502,446 2,447,153 102,965
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 83 708,531 49,478 1,311
4411 Automobile dealers 24 673,549 44,513 1,084
44111 New car dealers 20 671,309 44,075 1,061
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 9 D D (20-99)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 8 D D (20-99)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 4 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 4 D D (20-99)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 50 D D (100-249)
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 43 18,487 2,814 148
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 614 1,073,775 155,021 5,628
4421 Furniture stores 246 486,245 66,209 2,074
4422 Home furnishings stores 368 587,530 88,812 3,554
44221 Floor covering stores 102 180,508 27,815 815
44229 Other home furnishings stores 266 407,022 60,997 2,739
442291 Window treatment stores 20 24,751 5,713 163
442299 All other home furnishings stores 246 382,271 55,284 2,576
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 474 1,109,765 98,411 3,853
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 300 475,827 50,290 2,179
443111 Household appliance stores 56 66,499 6,406 290
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 244 409,328 43,884 1,889
44312 Computer & software stores 101 516,886 38,164 1,203
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 73 117,052 9,957 471
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 364 464,648 71,519 2,301
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 340 D D (1000-2499)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 28 D D (100-249)
44413 Hardware stores 162 67,250 12,279 600
44419 Other building material dealers 145 323,888 46,624 1,288
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 24 D D (100-249)
44422 Nursery & garden centers 24 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 2,053 2,306,531 289,159 14,653
4451 Grocery stores 1,227 1,678,579 218,128 10,540
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 1,055 1,607,835 212,118 10,034
44512 Convenience stores 172 70,744 6,010 506
4452 Specialty food stores 569 352,306 49,213 3,096
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 257 275,646 21,818 1,017
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 1,071 1,670,633 206,223 10,229
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 511 1,252,323 124,701 7,021
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 432 1,171,494 112,698 5,796
4461102 Proprietary stores 79 80,829 12,003 1,225
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 133 144,146 29,172 998
44613 Optical goods stores 238 147,960 33,496 1,127
44619 Other health & personal care stores 189 126,204 18,854 1,083
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 139 102,021 13,759 915
446199 All other health & personal care stores 50 24,183 5,095 168
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 155 177,363 7,831 627
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 80 41,424 3,000 257
44719 Other gasoline stations 75 135,939 4,831 370
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 3,229 4,985,214 711,813 29,758
4481 Clothing stores 1,897 3,373,761 454,818 21,323
44811 Men's clothing stores 323 501,766 71,060 2,464
44812 Women's clothing stores 815 1,217,038 164,931 8,233
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 79 116,683 13,776 1,035
44814 Family clothing stores 337 1,174,543 152,710 7,395
44815 Clothing accessories stores 171 205,852 28,428 1,075
44819 Other clothing stores 172 157,879 23,913 1,121
4482 Shoe stores 509 555,416 74,333 3,780
4482101 Men's shoe stores 55 62,317 8,090 287
4482102 Women's shoe stores 185 166,296 22,585 1,279
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 11 5,273 801 32
4482104 Family shoe stores 177 195,498 27,154 1,213
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 81 126,032 15,703 969
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 823 1,056,037 182,662 4,655
44831 Jewelry stores 733 945,443 168,563 4,066
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 90 110,594 14,099 589
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 866 1,205,384 145,837 8,080
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 305 538,739 62,944 3,148
45111 Sporting goods stores 114 244,931 29,294 1,657
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 35 98,109 12,451 786
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 79 146,822 16,843 871
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 65 140,478 13,541 738
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 93 55,792 10,009 426
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 33 97,538 10,100 327
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 561 666,645 82,893 4,932
45121 Book stores & news dealers 412 388,012 52,662 3,219
451211 Book stores 140 303,485 37,108 2,416
4512111 Book stores, general 88 219,390 27,464 1,778
4512112 Specialty book stores 29 D D (100-249)
4512113 College book stores 23 D D (250-499)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 272 84,527 15,554 803
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 149 278,633 30,231 1,713
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 234 2,219,408 294,038 12,128
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 10 1,859,815 244,611 9,590
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 10 1,877,513 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 10 1,877,513 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 6 D D (5000-9999)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 4 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 224 359,593 49,427 2,538
45299 All other general merchandise stores 224 359,593 49,427 2,538
4529901 Variety stores 98 142,616 18,518 1,063
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 126 216,977 30,909 1,475
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 1,739 2,066,416 274,377 9,791
4531 Florists 238 105,018 19,976 969
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 544 496,606 67,649 3,708
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 131 218,097 27,103 1,195
4532101 Stationery stores 55 25,445 3,647 194
4532102 Office supplies stores 76 192,652 23,456 1,001
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 413 278,509 40,546 2,513
4533 Used merchandise stores 287 271,992 42,832 1,135
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 670 1,192,800 143,920 3,979
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 61 37,235 5,626 326
45392 Art dealers 398 831,562 74,728 1,460
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 211 324,003 63,566 2,193
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 340 1,514,778 143,446 4,606
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 184 1,326,312 115,746 3,617
4542 Vending machine operators 27 18,533 4,384 187
4543 Direct selling establishments 129 169,933 23,316 802
454311 Heating oil dealers 5 5,276 628 20
45439 Other direct selling establishments 124 164,657 22,688 782
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

Top: subsector table All-sector table
Data in formats for downloading
Publications (page images) including city data PDF

Source: 1997 Economic Census

Last modified: 2/ 7/01   Questions?