1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Luzerne 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 388 2,149,568 152,308 5,697
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 250 968,050 99,063 3,541
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 138 1,181,518 53,245 2,156

 

 

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 388 2,149,568 152,308 5,697
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 250 968,050 99,063 3,541
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 29 237,659 21,362 820
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 7 D D (500-999)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 6 D D (500-999)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42121 Furniture whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 18 D D (100-249)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 31 D D (500-999)
42142 Office equipment whsle 10 30,027 6,170 168
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 2 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 11 D D (100-249)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 10 D D (100-249)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 8 D D (100-249)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 32 98,286 10,702 320
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 24 D D (100-249)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 7 15,092 1,984 60
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 61 210,519 20,890 699
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 11 D D (250-499)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 22 69,069 6,937 213
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 6 28,796 3,193 85
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 31 D D (500-999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 15 31,049 4,674 230
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 7 D D (100-249)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 3 D D (100-249)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 7 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 138 1,181,518 53,245 2,156
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 48 526,443 26,335 1,068
42241 General-line grocery whsle 7 279,266 12,912 458
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 7 279,266 12,912 458
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42245 Confectionery whsle 7 D D (250-499)
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 12 D D (100-249)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 12 D D (100-249)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 9 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 11 51,971 4,945 165
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 25 D D (250-499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 3 13,099 2,161 116
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 3 13,099 2,161 116
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 3 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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