1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Greenville 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 1,852 4,496,435 380,225 24,775
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 226 1,004,551 70,849 2,576
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 136 146,143 18,520 956
443 Electronics & appliance stores 74 100,698 11,805 733
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 167 1,047,063 57,806 2,292
445 Food & beverage stores 165 576,919 53,863 5,114
446 Health & personal care stores 159 172,205 22,162 1,369
447 Gasoline stations 219 313,899 16,706 1,225
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 273 236,499 28,471 2,936
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 108 91,110 11,171 860
452 General merchandise stores 61 534,775 53,014 4,606
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 192 158,338 18,886 1,215
454 Nonstore retailers 72 114,235 16,972 893

 

 

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 1,852 4,496,435 380,225 24,775
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 226 1,004,551 70,849 2,576
4411 Automobile dealers 95 857,417 51,074 1,624
44111 New car dealers 37 799,704 46,908 1,447
44112 Used car dealers 58 57,713 4,166 177
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 20 41,755 3,016 133
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 4 D D (20-99)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 16 D D (20-99)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 8 19,917 1,249 52
441222 Boat dealers 7 D D (20-99)
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 1 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 111 105,379 16,759 819
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 75 61,467 10,577 574
44132 Tire dealers 36 43,912 6,182 245
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 136 146,143 18,520 956
4421 Furniture stores 65 89,817 11,287 567
4422 Home furnishings stores 71 56,326 7,233 389
44221 Floor covering stores 32 34,451 3,969 161
44229 Other home furnishings stores 39 21,875 3,264 228
442291 Window treatment stores 6 1,998 533 30
442299 All other home furnishings stores 33 19,877 2,731 198
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 74 100,698 11,805 733
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 50 81,843 8,880 580
443111 Household appliance stores 13 8,607 900 51
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 37 73,236 7,980 529
44312 Computer & software stores 15 14,655 2,065 95
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 9 4,200 860 58
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 167 1,047,063 57,806 2,292
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 139 1,016,206 53,931 2,063
44411 Home centers 4 D D (500-999)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 18 18,078 2,211 99
44413 Hardware stores 22 D D (100-249)
44419 Other building material dealers 95 870,579 39,640 1,166
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 28 30,857 3,875 229
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 9 17,609 1,820 90
44422 Nursery & garden centers 19 13,248 2,055 139
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 165 576,919 53,863 5,114
4451 Grocery stores 123 546,800 51,816 4,969
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 96 535,783 50,634 4,869
44512 Convenience stores 27 11,017 1,182 100
4452 Specialty food stores 15 5,449 856 64
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 27 24,670 1,191 81
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 159 172,205 22,162 1,369
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 99 136,358 14,879 989
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 96 D D (500-999)
4461102 Proprietary stores 3 D D (1-19)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 13 4,284 544 64
44613 Optical goods stores 26 10,005 2,297 130
44619 Other health & personal care stores 21 21,558 4,442 186
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 10 6,676 1,038 90
446199 All other health & personal care stores 11 14,882 3,404 96
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 219 313,899 16,706 1,225
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 168 242,749 13,693 1,006
44719 Other gasoline stations 51 71,150 3,013 219
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 273 236,499 28,471 2,936
4481 Clothing stores 159 164,971 18,737 2,091
44811 Men's clothing stores 16 12,542 1,625 155
44812 Women's clothing stores 75 39,558 5,084 571
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 9 12,229 1,019 131
44814 Family clothing stores 27 83,447 7,729 959
44815 Clothing accessories stores 9 3,089 907 69
44819 Other clothing stores 23 14,106 2,373 206
4482 Shoe stores 54 32,034 3,644 351
4482101 Men's shoe stores 4 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 10 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 30 17,526 1,926 194
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 8 8,952 891 78
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 60 39,494 6,090 494
44831 Jewelry stores 54 36,935 5,654 451
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 6 2,559 436 43
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 108 91,110 11,171 860
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 71 62,290 7,957 564
45111 Sporting goods stores 31 30,564 3,814 289
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 6 20,907 2,322 189
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 25 9,657 1,492 100
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 15 21,835 2,075 163
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 14 3,702 651 58
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 11 6,189 1,417 54
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 37 28,820 3,214 296
45121 Book stores & news dealers 19 20,430 2,324 221
451211 Book stores 18 D D (100-249)
4512111 Book stores, general 10 14,089 1,487 144
4512112 Specialty book stores 7 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 1 D D (1-19)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 1 D D (1-19)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 18 8,390 890 75
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 61 534,775 53,014 4,606
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 20 439,283 45,758 3,994
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 20 447,637 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 20 447,637 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 6 135,289 16,767 1,345
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 11 D D (1000-2499)
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 3 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 41 95,492 7,256 612
45299 All other general merchandise stores 40 D D (250-499)
4529901 Variety stores 28 25,100 2,834 218
4529902 Catalog showrooms 2 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 192 158,338 18,886 1,215
4531 Florists 36 9,056 2,013 168
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 56 44,239 4,479 475
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 9 24,463 1,723 143
4532101 Stationery stores 1 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 8 D D (100-249)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 47 19,776 2,756 332
4533 Used merchandise stores 31 8,315 1,663 175
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 69 96,728 10,731 397
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 9 6,629 889 68
45392 Art dealers 5 779 128 13
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 24 76,724 7,733 193
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 31 12,596 1,981 123
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 72 114,235 16,972 893
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 13 24,226 2,977 101
4542 Vending machine operators 14 41,460 8,724 555
4543 Direct selling establishments 45 48,549 5,271 237
45431 Fuel dealers 21 34,029 3,321 141
454311 Heating oil dealers 15 25,948 2,115 95
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 6 8,081 1,206 46
45439 Other direct selling establishments 24 14,520 1,950 96
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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