1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Northampton 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 312 2,066,211 167,662 4,465
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 194 D D (1000-2499)
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 118 D D (1000-2499)

 

 

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 312 2,066,211 167,662 4,465
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 194 D D (1000-2499)
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 25 D D (250-499)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 4 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 4 D D (20-99)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 5 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42121 Furniture whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 8 77,953 3,619 89
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42139 Other construction materials whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 29 D D (250-499)
42142 Office equipment whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 4 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 15 D D (250-499)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 14 D D (250-499)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 12 D D (250-499)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 3 D D (250-499)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 9 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 56 D D (500-999)
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 28 D D (100-249)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 31 D D (250-499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 4 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 18 D D (250-499)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 10 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 118 D D (1000-2499)
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 7 D D (250-499)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 5 D D (250-499)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 14 103,495 8,372 213
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 39 D D (500-999)
42245 Confectionery whsle 1 D D (100-249)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 19 D D (250-499)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 23 D D (500-999)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 20 D D (250-499)
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 18 D D (250-499)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 1 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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