1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Suffolk 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 3,400 21,953,577 1,616,117 42,107
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,123 10,993,876 1,075,062 25,764
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,277 10,959,701 541,055 16,343

 

 

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 3,400 21,953,577 1,616,117 42,107
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 2,123 10,993,876 1,075,062 25,764
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 202 D D (2500-4999)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 51 195,661 9,070 281
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 32 D D (20-99)
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 91 387,161 41,820 1,135
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 36 276,565 21,189 587
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 50 D D (500-999)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 12 D D (250-499)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 48 D D (1000-2499)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 117 D D (1000-2499)
42121 Furniture whsle 37 D D (250-499)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 20 D D (100-249)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 80 D D (1000-2499)
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 19 D D (500-999)
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 18 D D (20-99)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 14 D D (20-99)
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 29 D D (250-499)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 94 477,059 36,496 1,093
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 39 387,629 22,788 691
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 30 235,257 17,459 570
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 27 31,413 3,741 102
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42139 Other construction materials whsle 23 D D (250-499)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 17 29,824 3,880 137
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 351 2,950,411 316,506 5,900
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 17 D D (250-499)
42142 Office equipment whsle 38 100,959 20,280 599
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 129 750,513 71,158 1,281
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 122 746,902 70,304 1,263
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 44 D D (250-499)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 78 D D (500-999)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 39 79,813 9,104 242
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 21 40,267 4,361 132
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 18 39,546 4,743 110
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 90 1,441,734 167,845 2,658
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 78 D D (1000-2499)
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (1000-2499)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 23 267,190 24,242 679
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 71 367,500 27,996 681
42151 Metal service centers & offices 67 D D (500-999)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 47 D D (250-499)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 32 D D (100-249)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 15 D D (20-99)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 20 D D (250-499)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 14 D D (250-499)
42152 Coal & other mineral & ore whsle 4 D D (1-19)
4215201 Coal whsle 3 D D (1-19)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 474 3,343,715 282,086 6,077
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 112 533,067 48,831 1,117
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 21 319,843 10,875 291
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 341 2,490,805 222,380 4,669
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 101 857,998 74,481 1,529
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 240 1,632,807 147,899 3,140
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 151 424,115 42,502 1,131
42171 Hardware whsle 79 D D (500-999)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 33 D D (100-249)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 31 D D (250-499)
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 391 1,354,076 158,511 3,792
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 13 D D (20-99)
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 5 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 197 697,918 88,134 1,975
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 13 77,960 16,106 311
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 8 75,367 15,553 297
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 50 D D (250-499)
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 37 D D (250-499)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 24 D D (250-499)
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 58 D D (250-499)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 58 165,064 20,158 510
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 12 10,833 1,152 38
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 18 D D (100-249)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 67 132,259 19,617 608
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 17 59,919 10,153 338
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 25 30,568 3,907 124
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 18 D D (100-249)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 43 277,797 20,963 454
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 31 232,435 17,545 357
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 272 D D (2500-4999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 60 D D (500-999)
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 35 D D (1000-2499)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 55 185,354 19,061 599
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 18 71,337 2,584 104
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 9 D D (20-99)
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 9 D D (20-99)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 25 D D (250-499)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 36 D D (100-249)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 30 D D (100-249)
4219402 Precious metal (excluding ores) whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 86 137,992 13,116 386
4219901 Musical instruments & supplies whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 32 D D (100-249)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 20 17,106 1,906 61
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 17 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 11 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 1,277 10,959,701 541,055 16,343
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 149 D D (1000-2499)
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 29 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 71 D D (500-999)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 49 D D (250-499)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 107 2,819,541 169,141 5,778
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 54 2,071,130 44,820 1,218
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 53 748,411 124,321 4,560
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 146 D D (1000-2499)
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 38 D D (250-499)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 32 D D (250-499)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 24 D D (250-499)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 69 D D (500-999)
42234 Footwear whsle 15 D D (1-19)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 477 2,620,176 153,757 4,575
42241 General-line grocery whsle 36 781,817 23,890 768
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 35 D D (500-999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 26 D D (250-499)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 33 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 33 D D (100-249)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 6 29,980 2,339 93
42245 Confectionery whsle 21 130,661 11,470 331
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 52 D D (250-499)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 63 172,654 7,616 261
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 35 176,420 6,490 169
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 205 D D (1000-2499)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 24 D D (100-249)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 53 280,230 16,072 488
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 75 311,052 32,027 810
4224904 Canned goods whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 37 D D (250-499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 108 D D (500-999)
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 33 D D (250-499)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 75 D D (250-499)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 70 D D (250-499)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 27 D D (250-499)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 9 D D (100-249)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 9 D D (100-249)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 5 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 18 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 30 D D (500-999)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 21 D D (500-999)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 225 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 20 D D (100-249)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 12 D D (100-249)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 38 D D (100-249)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 41 D D (500-999)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 104 D D (500-999)
4229901 Art goods whsle 32 D D (100-249)
4229902 General merchandise (nondurable goods) whsle 25 D D (100-249)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 43 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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