1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Multnomah County, OR


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 3,025 7,334,500 791,416 39,841
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 347 1,816,935 161,489 5,186
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 241 292,387 40,260 1,888
443 Electronics & appliance stores 123 261,216 33,461 1,256
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 209 890,859 109,753 3,764
445 Food & beverage stores 405 935,616 95,271 6,280
446 Health & personal care stores 173 176,551 31,929 1,462
447 Gasoline stations 195 448,503 29,704 2,223
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 407 517,941 68,699 4,521
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 255 307,318 42,884 2,881
452 General merchandise stores 51 1,077,276 96,907 6,008
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 482 321,651 42,872 3,080
454 Nonstore retailers 137 288,247 38,187 1,292

 

 

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 3,025 7,334,500 791,416 39,841
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 347 1,816,935 161,489 5,186
4411 Automobile dealers 107 1,418,683 104,163 2,964
44111 New car dealers 53 1,280,880 93,703 2,678
44112 Used car dealers 54 137,803 10,460 286
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 52 118,046 11,527 423
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 14 54,209 5,284 184
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 38 63,837 6,243 239
441221 Motorcycle dealers 13 22,193 2,008 96
441222 Boat dealers 21 37,384 3,474 121
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 4 4,260 761 22
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 188 280,206 45,799 1,799
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 122 190,474 28,157 1,179
44132 Tire dealers 66 89,732 17,642 620
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 241 292,387 40,260 1,888
4421 Furniture stores 83 141,171 19,492 759
4422 Home furnishings stores 158 151,216 20,768 1,129
44221 Floor covering stores 63 82,520 11,544 465
44229 Other home furnishings stores 95 68,696 9,224 664
442299 All other home furnishings stores 92 67,859 9,075 657
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 123 261,216 33,461 1,256
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 71 152,745 17,902 755
443111 Household appliance stores 22 62,508 8,171 322
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 49 90,237 9,731 433
44312 Computer & software stores 41 102,695 14,440 446
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 11 5,776 1,119 55
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 209 890,859 109,753 3,764
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 183 840,692 103,474 3,422
44411 Home centers 7 134,482 13,118 676
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 16 27,174 3,203 115
44413 Hardware stores 26 34,610 5,977 261
44419 Other building material dealers 134 644,426 81,176 2,370
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 26 50,167 6,279 342
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 6 8,272 1,063 61
44422 Nursery & garden centers 20 41,895 5,216 281
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 405 935,616 95,271 6,280
4451 Grocery stores 267 833,381 86,218 5,582
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 142 750,825 77,869 4,896
44512 Convenience stores 125 82,556 8,349 686
4452 Specialty food stores 67 33,843 5,733 470
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 71 68,392 3,320 228
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 173 176,551 31,929 1,462
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 53 112,646 17,328 821
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 53 112,646 17,328 821
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 31 22,764 5,498 226
44613 Optical goods stores 45 15,899 3,336 165
44619 Other health & personal care stores 44 25,242 5,767 250
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 18 4,339 653 69
446199 All other health & personal care stores 26 20,903 5,114 181
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 195 448,503 29,704 2,223
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 47 86,193 5,559 482
44719 Other gasoline stations 148 362,310 24,145 1,741
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 407 517,941 68,699 4,521
4481 Clothing stores 250 381,034 49,167 3,558
44811 Men's clothing stores 29 24,889 2,906 174
44812 Women's clothing stores 87 68,376 10,158 711
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 14 11,174 1,294 134
44814 Family clothing stores 65 242,462 30,381 2,194
44815 Clothing accessories stores 18 5,017 865 82
44819 Other clothing stores 37 29,116 3,563 263
4482 Shoe stores 75 57,072 6,890 448
4482101 Men's shoe stores 6 D D (20-99)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 13 5,203 861 57
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 42 21,299 2,275 186
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 13 27,207 3,073 171
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 82 79,835 12,642 515
44831 Jewelry stores 70 71,642 11,104 453
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 12 8,193 1,538 62
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 255 307,318 42,884 2,881
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 162 192,944 26,420 1,778
45111 Sporting goods stores 76 95,081 12,647 839
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 12 19,162 1,871 137
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 64 75,919 10,776 702
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 38 49,454 5,239 390
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 18 18,530 3,435 384
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 30 29,879 5,099 165
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 93 114,374 16,464 1,103
45121 Book stores & news dealers 60 77,888 11,629 758
451211 Book stores 55 76,661 11,463 743
4512111 Book stores, general 33 54,841 8,288 510
4512112 Specialty book stores 16 D D (100-249)
4512113 College book stores 6 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 5 1,227 166 15
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 33 36,486 4,835 345
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 51 1,077,276 96,907 6,008
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 13 271,346 25,988 1,750
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 13 277,133 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 13 277,133 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 3 D D (500-999)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 5 95,852 8,037 701
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 5 D D (250-499)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 38 805,930 70,919 4,258
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 13 D D (2500-4999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 25 D D (500-999)
4529901 Variety stores 8 D D (20-99)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 1 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 16 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 482 321,651 42,872 3,080
4531 Florists 73 19,465 3,790 391
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 146 112,135 12,752 912
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 20 57,342 4,143 238
4532101 Stationery stores 6 D D (20-99)
4532102 Office supplies stores 14 D D (100-249)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 126 54,793 8,609 674
4533 Used merchandise stores 120 60,152 12,406 854
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 143 129,899 13,924 923
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 38 D D (100-249)
45392 Art dealers 28 D D (20-99)
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 7 43,512 3,410 111
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 70 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 137 288,247 38,187 1,292
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 44 D D (250-499)
4542 Vending machine operators 19 D D (250-499)
4543 Direct selling establishments 74 D D (500-999)
45431 Fuel dealers 15 D D (100-249)
454311 Heating oil dealers 9 D D (100-249)
454319 Other fuel dealers 2 D D (1-19)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 59 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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