1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Salt Lake County, UT


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 2,013 15,365,436 1,017,983 29,521
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,435 8,661,562 708,727 19,240
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 578 6,703,874 309,256 10,281

 

 

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 2,013 15,365,436 1,017,983 29,521
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 1,435 8,661,562 708,727 19,240
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 129 2,191,808 65,746 2,376
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 34 1,814,134 30,194 1,002
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 13 336,761 6,027 356
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 12 637,870 21,894 582
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 63 280,697 28,933 1,121
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 30 122,258 11,046 412
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 30 147,155 16,209 667
4211203 Petroleum products marketing equipment whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 13 81,800 4,941 155
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 19 15,177 1,678 98
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 84 207,293 26,333 908
42121 Furniture whsle 33 92,112 9,690 279
4212101 Household & lawn furniture whsle 18 38,575 1,674 99
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 15 53,537 8,016 180
42122 Home furnishings whsle 51 115,181 16,643 629
4212202 Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains whsle 12 38,091 6,820 265
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 16 46,486 5,718 151
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 16 27,061 3,865 195
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 68 629,160 33,054 1,017
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 36 477,531 18,472 556
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 8 70,897 3,300 103
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 9 330,640 9,853 264
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 19 75,994 5,319 189
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 11 76,612 4,786 140
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 4 57,994 2,013 41
42139 Other construction materials whsle 17 62,266 9,222 313
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 6 25,153 4,277 156
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 11 37,113 4,945 157
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 235 1,210,413 134,783 3,343
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 6 22,393 3,127 80
42142 Office equipment whsle 28 182,926 36,129 854
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 85 555,316 51,219 1,068
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 72 539,015 45,773 930
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 25 248,509 11,778 313
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 47 290,506 33,995 617
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 13 16,301 5,446 138
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 30 109,533 11,485 471
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 17 68,332 5,379 242
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 13 41,201 6,106 229
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 62 270,772 23,085 556
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 59 252,699 20,206 505
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 3 18,073 2,879 51
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 13 18,638 3,105 124
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 11 50,835 6,633 190
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 9 47,690 6,385 165
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 59 324,954 32,891 1,165
42151 Metal service centers & offices 55 291,525 30,925 1,118
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 42 257,463 28,017 992
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 32 231,842 23,934 840
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 10 25,621 4,083 152
4215102 Nonferrous metal service centers & sales offices 13 34,062 2,908 126
4215202 Other mineral & ore whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 216 1,265,580 134,841 2,599
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 86 431,427 28,467 796
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 20 97,046 8,089 227
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 110 737,107 98,285 1,576
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 44 306,723 78,094 1,098
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 66 430,384 20,191 478
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 116 494,231 44,075 1,221
42171 Hardware whsle 53 159,265 15,751 543
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 26 126,377 11,511 280
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 28 116,629 13,046 298
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 9 91,960 3,767 100
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 385 1,549,415 180,528 4,729
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 38 519,498 59,764 1,266
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 16 58,018 5,630 188
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 4 15,205 1,137 60
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 4 12,295 1,148 32
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 8 30,518 3,345 96
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 205 617,818 68,987 1,890
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 13 46,077 4,837 143
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 32 69,821 9,504 261
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 20 52,499 6,986 194
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 12 17,322 2,518 67
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 66 192,956 24,339 630
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 18 74,798 4,829 119
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 33 137,685 17,326 512
4218306 Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip, & supplies whsle 10 25,649 2,384 65
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 33 70,832 5,768 160
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 72 225,992 29,162 794
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 12 18,194 2,711 66
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 8 24,334 2,471 87
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 6 52,390 9,353 222
4218404 Industrial containers & supplies whsle 8 30,267 3,342 105
4218405 Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid-power) whsle 10 24,461 2,993 67
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 28 76,346 8,292 247
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 44 106,978 14,719 520
4218501 Beauty & barber shop equipment & supplies whsle 7 16,830 2,573 128
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 11 29,322 5,188 183
4218503 Laundry & dry-cleaning equipment & supplies whsle 8 16,075 2,026 62
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 18 44,751 4,932 147
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 10 21,111 2,266 71
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 143 788,708 56,476 1,882
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 36 147,112 6,948 258
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 16 25,212 3,449 170
42193 Recyclable material whsle 30 197,663 8,940 354
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 7 D D (20-99)
42193012 Iron & steel scrap processors (not using power processing equip) 1 D D (1-19)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 7 19,255 2,922 143
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 16 40,921 4,054 149
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 20 267,162 27,033 354
4219401 Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone, & silverware whsle 19 D D (250-499)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 41 151,559 10,106 746
4219903 General merchandise (durable goods) whsle 15 19,600 831 18
4219904 Prerecorded media whsle 10 80,030 4,385 457
42199042 Prerecorded video tapes whsle 7 76,653 4,226 451
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 8 46,527 4,096 230
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 578 6,703,874 309,256 10,281
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 62 414,966 32,045 934
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 7 D D (250-499)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 39 135,188 13,171 532
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 16 84,335 5,250 135
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 55 1,144,619 23,773 953
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 20 592,561 8,885 326
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 35 552,058 14,888 627
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 57 97,155 8,025 474
42231 Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle 9 14,624 1,504 74
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 19 33,371 2,838 123
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 26 47,822 3,522 269
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 189 3,726,554 167,158 5,385
42241 General-line grocery whsle 20 1,798,751 74,008 2,239
4224102 General-line grocery whsle, retail cooperative 1 D D (500-999)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 17 1,105,820 43,377 1,266
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 15 201,789 10,493 375
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 13 114,459 6,348 255
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 13 114,459 6,348 255
42244 Poultry & poultry product whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4224402 Poultry & poultry product (except live) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42245 Confectionery whsle 15 127,332 8,330 287
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 16 201,303 6,550 223
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 19 118,458 7,909 213
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 86 1,019,622 50,750 1,727
4224901 Coffee, tea, & spice whsle 14 21,984 1,991 82
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 20 149,221 10,212 428
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 7 93,044 14,926 580
4224904 Canned goods whsle 6 243,860 3,791 150
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 10 39,320 2,773 80
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 29 472,193 17,057 407
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 77 255,042 28,592 666
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 23 123,252 10,974 188
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 54 131,790 17,618 478
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 51 116,545 15,473 418
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 16 423,647 8,391 229
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 9 369,346 5,583 164
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 8 358,431 4,443 114
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 7 70,865 3,577 102
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 1 D D (1-19)
4227102 Liquefied petroleum bulk stations & terminals 1 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 7 100,553 9,889 279
42281 Beer & ale whsle 3 93,680 9,392 266
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 111 537,012 31,144 1,349
42291 Farm supplies whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 8 D D (20-99)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 22 72,513 7,900 379
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 13 18,152 2,251 158
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 5 133,655 6,078 235
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 14 30,718 2,813 101
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 47 89,807 9,822 396
4229901 Art goods whsle 17 47,791 5,789 253
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 20 17,133 2,007 76
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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