1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Tarrant 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 2,399 22,102,411 1,219,528 33,372
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,750 12,272,242 834,025 22,396
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 649 9,830,169 385,503 10,976

 

 

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 2,399 22,102,411 1,219,528 33,372
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,750 12,272,242 834,025 22,396
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 198 2,039,484 98,009 2,995
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 37 D D (500-999)
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 27 D D (250-499)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 106 D D (1000-2499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 50 292,379 20,367 710
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 54 D D (1000-2499)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 42 D D (250-499)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 61 D D (500-999)
42121 Furniture whsle 30 145,054 11,416 299
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 11 20,889 2,192 89
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 19 124,165 9,224 210
42122 Home furnishings whsle 31 D D (250-499)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 13 549,650 9,870 282
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 99 667,637 52,511 1,710
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 45 D D (500-999)
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 9 D D (250-499)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 31 D D (250-499)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 13 28,916 2,764 93
42139 Other construction materials whsle 25 D D (500-999)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 19 D D (250-499)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 241 2,037,574 137,873 3,322
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42142 Office equipment whsle 42 D D (500-999)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 61 D D (500-999)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 49 D D (500-999)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 17 D D (250-499)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 32 D D (100-249)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 12 D D (20-99)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 31 D D (250-499)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 20 D D (250-499)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 78 D D (1000-2499)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 72 D D (1000-2499)
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 21 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 87 D D (500-999)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 86 D D (500-999)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 64 D D (500-999)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 41 D D (500-999)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 23 D D (20-99)
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 22 D D (100-249)
42151021 Nonferrous metal service centers 14 122,516 7,148 172
42151022 Nonferrous metal sales offices 8 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 228 2,923,699 145,107 3,477
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 77 D D (1000-2499)
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 28 D D (500-999)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 123 D D (1000-2499)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 59 D D (500-999)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 64 D D (1000-2499)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 186 870,628 93,291 2,419
42171 Hardware whsle 108 D D (1000-2499)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 24 D D (500-999)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 39 D D (250-499)
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 467 1,967,960 201,832 5,093
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 16 139,544 21,090 503
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 20 D D (100-249)
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 11 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 221 837,669 89,645 2,265
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 30 124,864 13,929 346
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 15 51,241 6,017 156
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 15 73,623 7,912 190
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 52 D D (250-499)
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 32 121,919 10,875 287
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 34 D D (250-499)
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 16 93,146 5,571 167
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 47 D D (250-499)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 89 D D (500-999)
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 14 31,837 4,381 136
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 25 131,115 8,203 254
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 5 25,220 1,885 47
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 27 D D (250-499)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 44 D D (250-499)
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (20-99)
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 17 D D (100-249)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 77 D D (1000-2499)
4218601 Aircraft & aeronautical equipment & supplies whsle 65 D D (500-999)
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4218603 Other transportation equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 183 D D (1000-2499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 42 D D (500-999)
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 18 102,153 7,888 221
42193 Recyclable material whsle 34 D D (250-499)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 8 D D (100-249)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 5 D D (100-249)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 27 D D (100-249)
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 26 D D (100-249)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 62 D D (250-499)
4219901 Musical instruments & supplies whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 20 D D (20-99)
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42199041 Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes, & phonograph records whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4219905 Fire extinguishers & fire safety equipment whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 12 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 649 9,830,169 385,503 10,976
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 96 367,696 29,156 926
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 17 159,141 7,966 245
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 50 94,383 14,306 433
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 29 114,172 6,884 248
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 38 D D (500-999)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 13 D D (250-499)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 25 D D (250-499)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 63 D D (500-999)
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4223101 Piece goods - jobbers 15 D D (100-249)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 23 D D (250-499)
42234 Footwear whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 126 D D (2500-4999)
42241 General-line grocery whsle 12 D D (500-999)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 12 D D (500-999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 18 662,878 23,469 602
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 8 D D (250-499)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 8 D D (250-499)
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 12 D D (250-499)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 15 452,138 6,642 241
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 10 107,239 7,080 273
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 44 D D (1000-2499)
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 5 D D (250-499)
4224904 Canned goods whsle 5 110,205 2,151 56
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 4 D D (1-19)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 12 D D (250-499)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 20 D D (100-249)
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42252 Livestock whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4225901 Hides, skins, & pelts whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 100 D D (1000-2499)
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 34 D D (500-999)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 66 D D (500-999)
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 61 D D (250-499)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 57 D D (500-999)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 27 1,252,228 23,403 590
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 25 D D (500-999)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 14 D D (250-499)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 11 D D (100-249)
42272 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk stations & terminals) 30 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 13 D D (1000-2499)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 6 320,751 30,126 797
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 7 D D (250-499)
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 7 D D (250-499)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 136 D D (1000-2499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 12 D D (100-249)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 25 D D (250-499)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 14 14,470 1,954 100
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 4 72,295 2,697 164
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 65 D D (500-999)
4229901 Art goods whsle 24 D D (250-499)
4229903 Textile bags, bagging, & burlap whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 31 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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