1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Nueces 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 1,286 2,783,496 265,859 17,018
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 151 735,828 61,154 2,424
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 71 68,821 10,357 605
443 Electronics & appliance stores 50 90,745 8,439 506
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 81 238,010 27,228 1,440
445 Food & beverage stores 142 472,553 45,662 2,967
446 Health & personal care stores 95 90,588 12,826 875
447 Gasoline stations 193 259,996 15,543 1,286
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 199 140,298 16,722 1,514
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 80 89,883 9,018 719
452 General merchandise stores 37 494,219 45,121 3,579
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 155 D D (500-999)
454 Nonstore retailers 32 D D (100-249)

 

 

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 1,286 2,783,496 265,859 17,018
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 151 735,828 61,154 2,424
4411 Automobile dealers 65 638,456 46,925 1,627
44111 New car dealers 28 559,820 42,692 1,461
44112 Used car dealers 37 78,636 4,233 166
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 20 D D (100-249)
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 6 D D (20-99)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 14 D D (100-249)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 3 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 9 D D (20-99)
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 66 D D (500-999)
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 44 49,393 7,288 424
44132 Tire dealers 22 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 71 68,821 10,357 605
4421 Furniture stores 31 D D (250-499)
4422 Home furnishings stores 40 D D (250-499)
44221 Floor covering stores 19 D D (100-249)
44229 Other home furnishings stores 21 D D (100-249)
442299 All other home furnishings stores 17 9,691 1,253 112
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 50 90,745 8,439 506
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 33 69,104 6,366 395
443111 Household appliance stores 9 D D (20-99)
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 24 D D (250-499)
44312 Computer & software stores 14 D D (20-99)
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 3 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 81 238,010 27,228 1,440
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 64 207,017 22,503 1,162
44411 Home centers 5 90,130 8,373 609
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 11 11,160 1,350 61
44419 Other building material dealers 44 D D (250-499)
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 17 30,993 4,725 278
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 4 D D (20-99)
44422 Nursery & garden centers 13 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 142 472,553 45,662 2,967
4451 Grocery stores 93 444,664 43,338 2,770
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 60 D D (2500-4999)
44512 Convenience stores 33 D D (100-249)
4452 Specialty food stores 21 9,470 934 87
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 28 18,419 1,390 110
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 95 90,588 12,826 875
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 34 65,520 8,388 598
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 32 D D (500-999)
4461102 Proprietary stores 2 D D (1-19)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 10 4,672 521 56
44613 Optical goods stores 31 D D (100-249)
44619 Other health & personal care stores 20 D D (20-99)
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 7 D D (1-19)
446199 All other health & personal care stores 13 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 193 259,996 15,543 1,286
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 166 231,949 13,568 1,156
44719 Other gasoline stations 27 28,047 1,975 130
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 199 140,298 16,722 1,514
4481 Clothing stores 117 94,676 10,812 1,100
44811 Men's clothing stores 11 6,644 965 67
44812 Women's clothing stores 49 D D (250-499)
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 3 D D (20-99)
44814 Family clothing stores 30 D D (500-999)
44815 Clothing accessories stores 9 D D (20-99)
44819 Other clothing stores 15 8,134 1,215 112
4482 Shoe stores 39 D D (100-249)
4482101 Men's shoe stores 8 4,056 539 28
4482102 Women's shoe stores 6 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 15 D D (20-99)
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 8 6,209 700 52
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 43 D D (100-249)
44831 Jewelry stores 42 D D (100-249)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 1 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 80 89,883 9,018 719
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 57 D D (500-999)
45111 Sporting goods stores 31 D D (250-499)
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 8 D D (100-249)
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 23 D D (100-249)
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 16 26,688 2,713 207
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 3 D D (20-99)
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 7 D D (20-99)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 23 D D (100-249)
45121 Book stores & news dealers 15 12,989 1,380 113
451211 Book stores 10 12,385 1,267 105
4512111 Book stores, general 5 D D (20-99)
4512112 Specialty book stores 2 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 3 D D (1-19)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 5 604 113 8
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 8 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 37 494,219 45,121 3,579
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 11 D D (1000-2499)
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 11 D N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 11 D N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 3 92,324 8,947 565
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 5 D D (500-999)
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 3 82,641 9,270 621
4529 Other general merchandise stores 26 D D (1000-2499)
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 4 D D (1000-2499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 22 D D (250-499)
4529901 Variety stores 16 D D (100-249)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 2 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 4 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 155 D D (500-999)
4531 Florists 30 5,659 1,307 112
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 62 40,065 3,998 374
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 9 D D (100-249)
4532101 Stationery stores 1 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 8 D D (100-249)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 53 D D (250-499)
4533 Used merchandise stores 22 D D (100-249)
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 41 D D (100-249)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 9 D D (20-99)
45392 Art dealers 4 D D (1-19)
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 3 D D (20-99)
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 25 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 32 D D (100-249)
4542 Vending machine operators 7 D D (20-99)
4543 Direct selling establishments 21 11,361 2,289 144
45439 Other direct selling establishments 18 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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