1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Bexar County, TX


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 1,829 12,639,205 810,657 25,191
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,267 5,620,937 497,703 14,967
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 562 7,018,268 312,954 10,224

 

 

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 1,829 12,639,205 810,657 25,191
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,267 5,620,937 497,703 14,967
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 163 D D (1000-2499)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 35 804,637 21,674 829
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 17 D D (250-499)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 14 D D (250-499)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 74 D D (500-999)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 35 D D (100-249)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 36 D D (250-499)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 41 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 66 D D (500-999)
42121 Furniture whsle 18 D D (250-499)
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 9 D D (250-499)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 48 D D (250-499)
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 9 14,284 2,609 102
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 25 81,547 5,800 205
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 68 D D (1000-2499)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 26 250,102 13,535 441
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 6 140,756 6,792 185
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 18 D D (100-249)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 14 D D (250-499)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 7 64,341 4,486 174
42139 Other construction materials whsle 21 40,090 4,180 163
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 4 9,622 1,318 53
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 17 30,468 2,862 110
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 244 D D (2500-4999)
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 6 18,051 1,948 60
42142 Office equipment whsle 41 137,727 27,388 784
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 83 D D (1000-2499)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 66 D D (1000-2499)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 17 D D (250-499)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 49 286,076 33,697 620
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 17 D D (100-249)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 23 D D (1000-2499)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 10 D D (500-999)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 71 D D (500-999)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 63 D D (500-999)
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 48 402,234 17,892 592
42151 Metal service centers & offices 48 402,234 17,892 592
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 39 D D (500-999)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 26 D D (250-499)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 13 D D (100-249)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 161 532,827 47,926 1,290
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 65 D D (500-999)
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 23 D D (100-249)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 73 D D (500-999)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 47 D D (250-499)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 26 D D (100-249)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 109 435,171 36,940 1,254
42171 Hardware whsle 40 D D (250-499)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 39 D D (500-999)
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 274 931,296 103,998 2,872
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 28 D D (500-999)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 5 D D (20-99)
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 120 322,162 37,209 1,092
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 19 26,439 5,284 153
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 42 D D (250-499)
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 6 36,253 1,031 25
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 14 D D (250-499)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 25 92,025 9,471 309
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 39 D D (250-499)
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 11 22,126 3,112 81
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 36 D D (250-499)
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 39 D D (250-499)
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 33 D D (250-499)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 134 D D (1000-2499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 20 D D (100-249)
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 32 D D (500-999)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 12 D D (250-499)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 9 38,551 6,102 259
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 13 D D (250-499)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 22 D D (20-99)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 19 16,471 1,771 88
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 48 D D (250-499)
4219901 Musical instruments & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 13 D D (100-249)
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 562 7,018,268 312,954 10,224
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 82 274,592 25,881 843
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 45 D D (250-499)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 23 D D (250-499)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 39 D D (500-999)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 22 D D (250-499)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 17 D D (250-499)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 36 98,691 7,571 454
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 7 D D (100-249)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 190 3,204,259 145,111 5,076
42241 General-line grocery whsle 21 D D (1000-2499)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 20 D D (1000-2499)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 22 D D (250-499)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42245 Confectionery whsle 17 D D (250-499)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 23 D D (250-499)
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 49 D D (500-999)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 42 325,349 24,180 820
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 17 D D (250-499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 18 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 58 D D (250-499)
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 46 D D (250-499)
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 39 D D (250-499)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 29 1,113,730 7,539 235
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 14 902,083 3,339 115
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 13 D D (100-249)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 9 D D (20-99)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 4 D D (20-99)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 15 211,647 4,200 120
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 15 660,851 49,111 1,288
42281 Beer & ale whsle 8 477,890 28,788 815
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 7 182,961 20,323 473
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 7 182,961 20,323 473
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 95 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 12 51,799 3,557 148
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 12 51,799 3,557 148
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 13 D D (250-499)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 18 D D (100-249)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 41 D D (100-249)
4229901 Art goods whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 21 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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