1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Dauphin County, PA


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 1,125 2,532,802 246,081 15,204
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 118 685,801 57,235 1,993
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 63 67,019 10,548 495
443 Electronics & appliance stores 40 33,316 4,282 219
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 86 275,969 29,366 1,289
445 Food & beverage stores 135 391,686 33,947 2,813
446 Health & personal care stores 95 145,890 19,387 1,199
447 Gasoline stations 123 222,864 12,148 1,026
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 177 138,703 15,227 1,421
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 73 71,834 7,100 623
452 General merchandise stores 29 327,547 30,742 2,556
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 123 67,529 9,837 927
454 Nonstore retailers 63 104,644 16,262 643

 

 

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 1,125 2,532,802 246,081 15,204
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 118 685,801 57,235 1,993
4411 Automobile dealers 51 606,557 45,329 1,486
44111 New car dealers 33 555,066 43,013 1,408
44112 Used car dealers 18 51,491 2,316 78
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 10 17,997 1,701 87
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 3 D D (20-99)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 7 D D (20-99)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 3 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 4 D D (20-99)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 57 61,247 10,205 420
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 42 37,053 6,175 259
44132 Tire dealers 15 24,194 4,030 161
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 63 67,019 10,548 495
4421 Furniture stores 19 15,982 2,217 119
4422 Home furnishings stores 44 51,037 8,331 376
44221 Floor covering stores 22 40,673 6,967 240
44229 Other home furnishings stores 22 10,364 1,364 136
442299 All other home furnishings stores 20 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 40 33,316 4,282 219
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 27 D D (100-249)
443111 Household appliance stores 12 D D (20-99)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 15 D D (20-99)
44312 Computer & software stores 9 D D (20-99)
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 4 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 86 275,969 29,366 1,289
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 70 259,021 26,719 1,124
44411 Home centers 4 D D (250-499)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 10 D D (20-99)
44413 Hardware stores 16 D D (100-249)
44419 Other building material dealers 40 180,738 18,107 605
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 16 16,948 2,647 165
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 4 3,804 545 27
44422 Nursery & garden centers 12 13,144 2,102 138
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 135 391,686 33,947 2,813
4451 Grocery stores 76 351,651 30,838 2,594
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 56 343,832 30,143 2,527
44512 Convenience stores 20 7,819 695 67
4452 Specialty food stores 28 7,067 738 77
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 31 32,968 2,371 142
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 95 145,890 19,387 1,199
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 54 129,349 16,547 983
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 54 129,349 16,547 983
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 13 6,314 804 65
44613 Optical goods stores 19 7,074 1,414 97
44619 Other health & personal care stores 9 3,153 622 54
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 5 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 123 222,864 12,148 1,026
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 74 144,294 7,085 647
44719 Other gasoline stations 49 78,570 5,063 379
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 177 138,703 15,227 1,421
4481 Clothing stores 106 96,034 10,260 1,067
44811 Men's clothing stores 20 14,291 1,557 132
44812 Women's clothing stores 35 27,376 3,169 366
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 6 4,467 413 49
44814 Family clothing stores 17 37,643 3,365 355
44815 Clothing accessories stores 12 3,053 699 55
44819 Other clothing stores 16 9,204 1,057 110
4482 Shoe stores 38 26,127 2,631 192
4482101 Men's shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 4 D D (1-19)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 18 13,224 1,247 96
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 12 D D (20-99)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 33 16,542 2,336 162
44831 Jewelry stores 31 D D (100-249)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 2 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 73 71,834 7,100 623
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 39 42,851 4,382 381
45111 Sporting goods stores 19 12,673 1,438 112
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 9 D D (20-99)
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 11 24,618 2,259 203
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 5 D D (20-99)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 4 D D (1-19)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 34 28,983 2,718 242
45121 Book stores & news dealers 23 14,886 1,696 123
451211 Book stores 11 10,288 1,158 88
4512111 Book stores, general 7 D D (20-99)
4512112 Specialty book stores 1 D D (1-19)
4512113 College book stores 3 D D (1-19)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 12 4,598 538 35
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 11 14,097 1,022 119
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 29 327,547 30,742 2,556
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 12 245,913 25,666 2,027
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 12 251,015 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 12 251,015 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 4 80,571 9,584 708
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 5 105,945 9,104 778
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 3 59,397 6,978 541
4529 Other general merchandise stores 17 81,634 5,076 529
45299 All other general merchandise stores 16 D D (250-499)
4529901 Variety stores 11 D D (20-99)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 2 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 3 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 123 67,529 9,837 927
4531 Florists 28 D D (100-249)
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 38 33,583 3,207 293
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 7 22,272 1,770 111
4532102 Office supplies stores 7 22,272 1,770 111
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 31 11,311 1,437 182
4533 Used merchandise stores 17 4,318 1,740 245
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 40 D D (100-249)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 12 6,715 811 66
45392 Art dealers 4 444 50 8
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 3 4,656 752 28
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 21 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 63 104,644 16,262 643
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 13 12,835 1,285 44
4542 Vending machine operators 10 30,032 6,881 266
4543 Direct selling establishments 40 61,777 8,096 333
45431 Fuel dealers 28 54,252 6,419 261
454311 Heating oil dealers 24 48,582 5,668 223
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 2 D D (20-99)
454319 Other fuel dealers 2 D D (1-19)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 12 7,525 1,677 72
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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