1997 Economic Census:
Manufacturing
Philadelphia County, PA


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Manufacturing 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
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  31-33 Manufacturing 1,342 11,098,092 1,582,403 47,928
311 Food mfg 191 1,552,278 251,354 7,524
312 Beverage & tobacco product mfg 9 304,076 40,836 1,110
313 Textile mills 41 D D (1000-2499)
314 Textile product mills 41 62,857 13,772 662
315 Apparel mfg 138 456,836 105,481 5,269
322 Paper mfg 48 649,825 106,649 2,926
323 Printing & related support activities 185 533,425 170,826 4,420
324 Petroleum & coal products mfg 10 D D (1000-2499)
325 Chemical mfg 52 1,186,622 105,531 2,432
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 44 135,125 36,763 1,135
331 Primary metal mfg 14 D D (500-999)
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 174 491,764 112,896 3,495
333 Machinery mfg 62 240,628 73,900 2,080
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 33 D D (1000-2499)
335 Electrical equipment, appliance, & component mfg 26 482,289 81,242 2,231
336 Transportation equipment mfg 31 868,722 205,133 6,145
337 Furniture & related product mfg 71 169,309 43,497 1,730
339 Miscellaneous mfg 137 302,142 64,957 2,288

 

 

Manufacturing 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
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
31-33 Manufacturing 1,342 11,098,092 1,582,403 47,928
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
311 Food mfg 191 1,552,278 251,354 7,524
3116 Meat product mfg 24 440,146 57,826 1,906
31161 Animal slaughtering & processing 24 440,146 57,826 1,906
311612 Meat processed from carcasses 15 D D (1000-2499)
3118 Bakeries & tortilla mfg 119 D D (2500-4999)
31181 Bread & bakery product mfg 108 D D (2500-4999)
311811 Retail bakeries 76 D D (500-999)
311812 Commercial bakeries 31 D D (2500-4999)
31182 Cookie, cracker, & pasta mfg 11 D D (500-999)
311821 Cookie & cracker mfg 6 D D (500-999)
3119 Other food mfg 24 102,645 23,136 577
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
312 Beverage & tobacco product mfg 9 304,076 40,836 1,110
3121 Beverage mfg 9 304,076 40,836 1,110
31211 Soft drink & ice mfg 6 D D (500-999)
312111 Soft drink mfg 2 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
313 Textile mills 41 D D (1000-2499)
3132 Fabric mills 19 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
314 Textile product mills 41 62,857 13,772 662
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
315 Apparel mfg 138 456,836 105,481 5,269
3152 Cut & sew apparel mfg 113 428,227 96,454 4,737
31521 Cut & sew apparel contractors 62 37,402 16,077 1,143
315212 Women's, girls', & infants' cut & sew apparel contractors 56 25,348 13,783 1,051
31522 Men's & boys' cut & sew apparel mfg 19 296,011 59,994 2,356
315222 Men's & boys' cut & sew suit, coat, & overcoat mfg 7 250,452 49,418 1,883
31523 Women's & girls' cut & sew apparel mfg 25 D D (1000-2499)
315232 Women's & girls' cut & sew blouse & shirt mfg 7 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
322 Paper mfg 48 649,825 106,649 2,926
3222 Converted paper product mfg 45 531,153 85,443 2,454
32221 Paperboard container mfg 22 240,903 42,807 1,329
322211 Corrugated & solid fiber box mfg 7 139,375 23,514 688
32222 Paper bag & coated & treated paper mfg 11 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
323 Printing & related support activities 185 533,425 170,826 4,420
32311 Printing 152 488,050 151,367 3,932
323110 Commercial lithographic printing 84 302,220 98,235 2,362
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
324 Petroleum & coal products mfg 10 D D (1000-2499)
32411 Petroleum refineries 2 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
325 Chemical mfg 52 1,186,622 105,531 2,432
3251 Basic chemical mfg 7 531,320 27,372 522
3254 Pharmaceutical & medicine mfg 8 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
326 Plastics & rubber products mfg 44 135,125 36,763 1,135
3261 Plastics product mfg 33 D D (500-999)
32619 Other plastics product mfg 22 80,862 23,578 698
326199 All other plastics product mfg 22 80,862 23,578 698
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
331 Primary metal mfg 14 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
332 Fabricated metal product mfg 174 491,764 112,896 3,495
3323 Architectural & structural metals mfg 55 169,139 41,653 1,425
33232 Ornamental & architectural metal products mfg 46 122,129 29,679 1,166
332322 Sheet metal work mfg 17 71,056 16,971 702
3329 Other fabricated metal product mfg 18 130,825 23,603 677
33299 All other fabricated metal product mfg 17 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
333 Machinery mfg 62 240,628 73,900 2,080
3339 Other general-purpose machinery mfg 12 86,719 24,350 602
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
334 Computer & electronic product mfg 33 D D (1000-2499)
3345 Navigational, measuring, medical, & control instruments mfg 11 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
335 Electrical equipment, appliance, & component mfg 26 482,289 81,242 2,231
3351 Electric lighting equipment mfg 17 177,501 23,367 1,047
33512 Lighting fixture mfg 17 177,501 23,367 1,047
335121 Residential electric lighting fixture mfg 11 D D (500-999)
3353 Electrical equipment mfg 6 D D (500-999)
335313 Switchgear & switchboard apparatus mfg 2 D D (500-999)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
336 Transportation equipment mfg 31 868,722 205,133 6,145
3363 Motor vehicle parts mfg 25 D D (5000-9999)
33633 Motor vehicle steering & suspension component (except spring) mfg 2 D D (500-999)
33634 Motor vehicle brake system mfg 4 D D (2500-4999)
33637 Motor vehicle metal stamping 2 D D (500-999)
33639 Other motor vehicle parts mfg 6 67,291 15,291 535
336399 All other motor vehicle parts mfg 6 67,291 15,291 535
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
337 Furniture & related product mfg 71 169,309 43,497 1,730
3371 Household & institutional furniture & kitchen cabinet mfg 37 76,538 19,886 881
33712 Household & institutional furniture mfg 26 67,966 16,948 788
337124 Metal household furniture mfg 5 D D (500-999)
3372 Office furniture (including fixtures) mfg 23 68,075 19,723 683
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of
Shipments
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
339 Miscellaneous mfg 137 302,142 64,957 2,288
3391 Medical equipment & supplies mfg 56 72,174 23,560 887
3399 Other miscellaneous mfg 81 229,968 41,397 1,401
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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