1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Beaufort County, SC


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 751 1,340,911 129,174 7,444
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 44 396,287 23,913 773
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 76 61,347 9,169 424
443 Electronics & appliance stores 21 15,063 2,560 131
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 51 146,544 15,448 579
445 Food & beverage stores 70 216,675 20,642 1,602
446 Health & personal care stores 47 38,441 4,344 257
447 Gasoline stations 51 80,550 5,743 406
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 175 136,879 16,570 1,208
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 66 27,992 4,125 340
452 General merchandise stores 20 147,311 15,077 1,122
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 108 54,836 8,536 503
454 Nonstore retailers 22 18,986 3,047 99

 

 

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 751 1,340,911 129,174 7,444
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 44 396,287 23,913 773
4411 Automobile dealers 20 362,617 20,389 587
44111 New car dealers 14 351,834 19,635 565
44112 Used car dealers 6 10,783 754 22
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 11 18,322 1,069 55
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 11 18,322 1,069 55
441221 Motorcycle dealers 2 D D (1-19)
441222 Boat dealers 7 D D (20-99)
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 13 15,348 2,455 131
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 10 10,551 1,566 89
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 76 61,347 9,169 424
4421 Furniture stores 28 27,817 4,651 177
4422 Home furnishings stores 48 33,530 4,518 247
44221 Floor covering stores 19 18,519 2,579 101
44229 Other home furnishings stores 29 15,011 1,939 146
442299 All other home furnishings stores 27 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 21 15,063 2,560 131
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 16 13,854 2,359 122
443111 Household appliance stores 8 8,999 1,231 58
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 8 4,855 1,128 64
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 51 146,544 15,448 579
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 44 143,725 15,072 558
44411 Home centers 5 D D (100-249)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 8 7,436 900 42
44419 Other building material dealers 26 117,211 11,865 359
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 70 216,675 20,642 1,602
4451 Grocery stores 40 199,840 19,383 1,502
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 30 195,544 18,878 1,470
4452 Specialty food stores 11 2,557 503 41
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 19 14,278 756 59
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 47 38,441 4,344 257
4461102 Proprietary stores 2 D D (1-19)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 6 2,001 271 18
44613 Optical goods stores 12 3,841 812 48
44619 Other health & personal care stores 9 2,258 333 28
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 5 1,219 143 19
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 51 80,550 5,743 406
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 45 71,545 4,955 365
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 175 136,879 16,570 1,208
4481 Clothing stores 128 108,396 12,634 960
44811 Men's clothing stores 16 10,091 894 66
44812 Women's clothing stores 51 28,191 3,171 288
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 4 2,376 420 30
44814 Family clothing stores 29 49,671 5,302 375
44815 Clothing accessories stores 5 2,322 394 28
44819 Other clothing stores 23 15,745 2,453 173
4482 Shoe stores 23 16,916 1,904 151
4482101 Men's shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 4 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 14 9,921 961 86
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 24 11,567 2,032 97
44831 Jewelry stores 20 D D (20-99)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 4 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 66 27,992 4,125 340
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 49 21,461 3,259 275
45111 Sporting goods stores 33 16,091 2,464 192
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 28 13,840 2,186 174
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 10 3,975 587 58
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 5 D D (20-99)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 17 6,531 866 65
45121 Book stores & news dealers 12 4,428 532 49
451211 Book stores 12 4,428 532 49
4512111 Book stores, general 10 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 20 147,311 15,077 1,122
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 4 D D (500-999)
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 4 D N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 4 D N N
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 3 D D (500-999)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 15 D D (100-249)
4529901 Variety stores 8 D D (20-99)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 7 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 108 54,836 8,536 503
4531 Florists 19 4,362 927 63
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 40 D D (250-499)
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 4 D D (20-99)
4532102 Office supplies stores 4 D D (20-99)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 36 12,373 2,011 180
4533 Used merchandise stores 22 5,187 975 68
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 27 D D (100-249)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 6 1,277 172 17
45392 Art dealers 9 2,803 334 31
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 6 15,660 1,287 33
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 6 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 22 18,986 3,047 99
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 7 6,820 959 29
4543 Direct selling establishments 12 D D (20-99)
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 2 D D (20-99)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 8 5,380 1,284 32
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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