1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Fort Bend County, TX


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 825 2,229,870 196,443 11,992
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 80 770,073 56,155 1,690
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 42 57,601 7,231 443
443 Electronics & appliance stores 31 26,324 2,878 129
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 67 172,602 18,713 892
445 Food & beverage stores 130 325,958 30,021 2,341
446 Health & personal care stores 55 69,695 8,962 600
447 Gasoline stations 119 170,015 8,752 675
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 109 113,286 13,199 1,140
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 47 47,370 5,755 444
452 General merchandise stores 30 411,026 34,633 3,003
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 93 50,900 7,351 519
454 Nonstore retailers 22 15,020 2,793 116

 

 

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 825 2,229,870 196,443 11,992
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 80 770,073 56,155 1,690
4411 Automobile dealers 35 727,934 49,213 1,377
44111 New car dealers 19 640,264 40,899 1,118
44112 Used car dealers 16 87,670 8,314 259
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 5 D D (20-99)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 5 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 2 D D (1-19)
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 40 D D (250-499)
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 27 21,559 2,937 155
44132 Tire dealers 13 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 42 57,601 7,231 443
4421 Furniture stores 17 15,277 2,154 91
4422 Home furnishings stores 25 42,324 5,077 352
44221 Floor covering stores 9 4,767 608 18
44229 Other home furnishings stores 16 37,557 4,469 334
442291 Window treatment stores 3 D D (1-19)
442299 All other home furnishings stores 13 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 31 26,324 2,878 129
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 25 D D (100-249)
443111 Household appliance stores 10 D D (20-99)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 15 D D (20-99)
44312 Computer & software stores 4 D D (1-19)
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 2 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 67 172,602 18,713 892
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 52 153,128 16,398 760
44411 Home centers 6 49,283 5,188 253
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 6 7,706 646 34
44413 Hardware stores 11 10,298 1,393 125
44419 Other building material dealers 29 85,841 9,171 348
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 15 19,474 2,315 132
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 4 D D (20-99)
44422 Nursery & garden centers 11 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 130 325,958 30,021 2,341
4451 Grocery stores 95 311,322 28,861 2,230
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 66 299,864 27,808 2,137
44512 Convenience stores 29 11,458 1,053 93
4452 Specialty food stores 16 4,214 637 56
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 19 10,422 523 55
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 55 69,695 8,962 600
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 20 56,386 6,333 463
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 19 D D (250-499)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 9 D D (20-99)
44613 Optical goods stores 16 5,951 1,450 64
44619 Other health & personal care stores 10 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 119 170,015 8,752 675
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 89 122,887 6,578 521
44719 Other gasoline stations 30 47,128 2,174 154
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 109 113,286 13,199 1,140
4481 Clothing stores 58 82,952 9,037 864
44811 Men's clothing stores 5 D D (20-99)
44812 Women's clothing stores 21 22,052 2,590 224
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 5 D D (20-99)
44814 Family clothing stores 18 48,538 4,995 529
44819 Other clothing stores 8 3,879 379 40
4482 Shoe stores 21 12,106 1,616 141
4482102 Women's shoe stores 5 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 10 D D (20-99)
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 4 D D (20-99)
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 30 18,228 2,546 135
44831 Jewelry stores 28 D D (100-249)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 2 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 47 47,370 5,755 444
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 37 D D (250-499)
45111 Sporting goods stores 20 D D (100-249)
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 8 14,697 1,652 125
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 12 D D (20-99)
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 10 12,274 1,453 97
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 4 D D (1-19)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 3 D D (20-99)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 10 D D (100-249)
45121 Book stores & news dealers 7 D D (20-99)
451211 Book stores 6 D D (20-99)
4512111 Book stores, general 4 D D (20-99)
4512112 Specialty book stores 2 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 1 D D (1-19)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 3 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 30 411,026 34,633 3,003
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 8 D D (1000-2499)
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 8 D N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 8 D N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 3 82,578 8,497 522
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 4 D D (1000-2499)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 22 D D (1000-2499)
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 3 D D (1000-2499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 19 D D (100-249)
4529901 Variety stores 10 D D (20-99)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 1 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 8 6,841 786 50
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 93 50,900 7,351 519
4531 Florists 13 2,621 531 52
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 43 D D (250-499)
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 10 D D (100-249)
4532101 Stationery stores 1 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 9 D D (20-99)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 33 10,079 1,304 185
4533 Used merchandise stores 7 2,079 454 29
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 30 D D (100-249)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 12 7,798 782 61
45392 Art dealers 3 D D (1-19)
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 4 15,627 1,455 22
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 11 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 22 15,020 2,793 116
4542 Vending machine operators 8 8,408 1,498 56
4543 Direct selling establishments 12 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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