1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Dauphin County, PA


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 341 8,700,068 320,230 9,844
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 220 4,335,682 141,048 4,024
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 121 4,364,386 179,182 5,820

 

 

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 341 8,700,068 320,230 9,844
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 220 4,335,682 141,048 4,024
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 21 D D (500-999)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 5 D D (250-499)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 1 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 11 D D (250-499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 6 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42121 Furniture whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 1 D D (1-19)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 2 D D (1-19)
42139 Other construction materials whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 48 D D (1000-2499)
42142 Office equipment whsle 12 D D (250-499)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 17 D D (500-999)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 16 D D (500-999)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 4 D D (500-999)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 12 D D (100-249)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 12 74,629 7,816 108
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 5 D D (20-99)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 3 D D (20-99)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 3 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 24 D D (500-999)
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 12 D D (250-499)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 6 D D (250-499)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 23 87,849 9,823 243
42171 Hardware whsle 7 34,990 3,421 91
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 8 31,230 5,444 122
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 52 D D (500-999)
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 12 124,504 12,126 329
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 1 D D (1-19)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 29 D D (250-499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 8 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 4 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 121 4,364,386 179,182 5,820
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 15 202,824 23,644 668
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 11 D D (250-499)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 6 10,299 1,530 96
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 42 3,004,958 121,604 3,830
42241 General-line grocery whsle 4 D D (1000-2499)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 4 D D (1000-2499)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42245 Confectionery whsle 4 D D (100-249)
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 5 75,333 12,371 507
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 16 2,046,782 61,771 1,867
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 6 D D (1000-2499)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 17 D D (250-499)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 13 D D (250-499)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 5 D D (20-99)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 5 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 4 59,732 6,689 145
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 16 D D (250-499)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 3 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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