1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Shelby County, TN


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 1,851 35,419,204 1,214,800 34,481
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,287 19,273,181 721,874 20,342
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 564 16,146,023 492,926 14,139

 

 

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 1,851 35,419,204 1,214,800 34,481
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,287 19,273,181 721,874 20,342
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 142 D D (2500-4999)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 32 D D (1000-2499)
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 15 D D (250-499)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 9 D D (500-999)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 77 D D (1000-2499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 38 D D (500-999)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 36 D D (500-999)
4211203 Petroleum products marketing equipment whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 10 D D (250-499)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 23 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 67 D D (1000-2499)
42121 Furniture whsle 25 D D (250-499)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 42 D D (1000-2499)
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 18 86,486 11,003 394
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 14 D D (500-999)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 65 D D (1000-2499)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 37 D D (500-999)
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 15 D D (250-499)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 15 D D (250-499)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42139 Other construction materials whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 204 D D (2500-4999)
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42142 Office equipment whsle 38 D D (500-999)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 54 1,946,076 55,911 1,689
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 48 D D (1000-2499)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 18 D D (500-999)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 30 D D (500-999)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 34 D D (250-499)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 22 92,077 9,700 243
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 65 D D (500-999)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 60 D D (500-999)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 48 D D (500-999)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 47 D D (500-999)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 41 D D (500-999)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 32 D D (500-999)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 9 D D (20-99)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 6 D D (100-249)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 5 D D (100-249)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 157 D D (1000-2499)
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 81 D D (500-999)
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 62 D D (1000-2499)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 29 D D (500-999)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 33 D D (250-499)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 121 D D (1000-2499)
42171 Hardware whsle 51 D D (1000-2499)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 24 D D (100-249)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 31 D D (250-499)
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 361 2,194,789 187,954 4,702
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 18 D D (250-499)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 27 D D (250-499)
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 6 D D (20-99)
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 17 D D (100-249)
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 167 D D (1000-2499)
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 20 D D (250-499)
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 11 29,691 8,000 182
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 56 219,045 25,230 560
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 38 D D (500-999)
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 31 D D (250-499)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 82 D D (1000-2499)
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 8 25,724 3,592 103
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 15 52,276 4,440 124
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 30 D D (250-499)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 38 D D (100-249)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 29 D D (250-499)
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 25 D D (250-499)
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 122 D D (1000-2499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 22 D D (250-499)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 32 D D (250-499)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 12 60,984 5,073 193
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 8 58,504 4,528 170
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 23 D D (100-249)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 22 D D (100-249)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 41 D D (250-499)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 11 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 564 16,146,023 492,926 14,139
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 77 D D (1000-2499)
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 39 D D (500-999)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 32 D D (250-499)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 43 D D (1000-2499)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 19 D D (500-999)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 24 D D (500-999)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 50 D D (1000-2499)
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 9 D D (20-99)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 16 1,481,124 42,309 1,283
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42234 Footwear whsle 4 D D (250-499)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 142 D D (5000-9999)
42241 General-line grocery whsle 16 D D (2500-4999)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 15 D D (2500-4999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 21 D D (500-999)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42245 Confectionery whsle 12 D D (250-499)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 15 128,063 16,251 282
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 48 D D (500-999)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 6 D D (1-19)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 7 D D (500-999)
4224904 Canned goods whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 20 D D (100-249)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 40 4,492,185 36,991 665
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42252 Livestock whsle 2 D D (1-19)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 30 D D (500-999)
4225904 Cotton whsle 25 3,357,535 32,604 555
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 70 D D (500-999)
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 24 66,859 6,226 214
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 46 D D (500-999)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 45 D D (500-999)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 33 D D (250-499)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 20 D D (250-499)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 18 D D (100-249)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 13 D D (100-249)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 5 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 13 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 11 201,652 23,626 635
42281 Beer & ale whsle 4 101,072 14,720 385
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 7 100,580 8,906 250
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 7 100,580 8,906 250
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 98 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 22 D D (250-499)
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 3 D D (1-19)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 19 D D (250-499)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 13 D D (250-499)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 10 706,910 31,526 902
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 29 D D (100-249)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 14 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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