1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Alexandria, VA (IC)


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 137 899,624 75,064 1,830
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 97 540,658 44,950 932
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 40 358,966 30,114 898

 

 

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 137 899,624 75,064 1,830
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 97 540,658 44,950 932
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42121 Furniture whsle 8 84,546 3,218 74
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 3 D D (1-19)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4213101 Lumber without yard whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 31 240,796 22,261 283
42142 Office equipment whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 18 172,520 11,905 89
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 5 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 15 D D (20-99)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 1 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 40 358,966 30,114 898
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 5 12,732 1,614 71
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 11 152,019 15,487 524
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 7 D D (250-499)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 1 D D (100-249)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 1 D D (20-99)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 1 D D (20-99)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 1 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 4 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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