1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Chesapeake, 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 246 1,768,227 115,666 3,833
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 178 859,976 74,928 2,354
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 68 908,251 40,738 1,479

 

 

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 246 1,768,227 115,666 3,833
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 178 859,976 74,928 2,354
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 28 166,559 12,241 722
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 5 D D (250-499)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 4 D D (100-249)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 9 51,477 2,446 76
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 23 55,354 6,989 175
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 6 18,206 2,438 58
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 8 20,514 2,391 59
42151 Metal service centers & offices 8 20,514 2,391 59
4216 Electrical goods whsle 20 97,144 11,243 220
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 19 D D (100-249)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 52 207,354 22,844 666
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 12 57,466 5,708 168
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 4 10,371 1,478 47
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 22 60,740 9,505 298
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 10 29,348 4,432 131
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 9 59,836 4,446 107
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 16 D D (250-499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 6 67,348 4,496 177
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 5 D D (100-249)
42193011 Iron & steel scrap processors (using power processing equipment) 4 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 68 908,251 40,738 1,479
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 7 62,115 5,367 178
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 4 D D (100-249)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 8 9,277 532 41
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 16 159,470 17,230 625
42245 Confectionery whsle 2 D D (250-499)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 7 15,836 1,358 35
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 16 488,563 6,038 166
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 11 431,397 4,122 112
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 10 D D (20-99)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 5 D D (20-99)
42271012 Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP) 5 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 3 D D (250-499)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 1 D D (20-99)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 2 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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