1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Chesapeake, VA (IC)


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 779 1,993,340 184,481 12,554
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 90 539,375 43,942 1,539
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 47 39,903 5,857 298
443 Electronics & appliance stores 34 48,621 5,013 304
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 65 257,147 25,004 1,301
445 Food & beverage stores 69 260,783 24,830 2,045
446 Health & personal care stores 59 68,349 8,389 663
447 Gasoline stations 65 122,636 7,864 669
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 159 117,074 13,090 1,284
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 46 43,618 4,561 408
452 General merchandise stores 41 427,385 36,593 3,337
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 79 42,672 5,358 480
454 Nonstore retailers 25 25,777 3,980 226

 

 

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 779 1,993,340 184,481 12,554
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 90 539,375 43,942 1,539
4411 Automobile dealers 41 474,058 35,652 1,117
44111 New car dealers 20 447,630 33,052 1,025
44112 Used car dealers 21 26,428 2,600 92
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 6 10,706 1,113 49
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 2 D D (20-99)
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 4 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 43 54,611 7,177 373
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 33 39,506 5,378 298
44132 Tire dealers 10 15,105 1,799 75
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 47 39,903 5,857 298
4421 Furniture stores 23 17,976 2,471 126
4422 Home furnishings stores 24 21,927 3,386 172
44221 Floor covering stores 13 13,464 2,305 85
44229 Other home furnishings stores 11 8,463 1,081 87
442299 All other home furnishings stores 9 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 34 48,621 5,013 304
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 20 32,648 3,402 219
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 17 30,318 2,946 196
44312 Computer & software stores 12 D D (20-99)
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 2 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 65 257,147 25,004 1,301
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 57 250,127 23,911 1,211
44411 Home centers 4 D D (500-999)
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 7 D D (20-99)
44419 Other building material dealers 34 147,615 15,233 608
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 8 7,020 1,093 90
44422 Nursery & garden centers 7 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 69 260,783 24,830 2,045
4451 Grocery stores 50 251,894 23,759 1,948
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 26 235,622 22,007 1,769
44512 Convenience stores 24 16,272 1,752 179
4452 Specialty food stores 17 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 59 68,349 8,389 663
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 25 52,824 5,233 496
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 23 D D (250-499)
4461102 Proprietary stores 2 D D (20-99)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 9 4,121 465 36
44613 Optical goods stores 18 8,420 1,892 99
44619 Other health & personal care stores 7 2,984 799 32
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 3 2,031 359 20
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 65 122,636 7,864 669
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 49 97,357 5,335 482
44719 Other gasoline stations 16 25,279 2,529 187
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 159 117,074 13,090 1,284
4481 Clothing stores 92 80,834 8,531 900
44811 Men's clothing stores 16 9,373 1,056 108
44812 Women's clothing stores 39 22,079 2,576 291
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 5 6,861 681 59
44814 Family clothing stores 14 32,839 2,982 332
44815 Clothing accessories stores 6 1,291 268 37
44819 Other clothing stores 12 8,391 968 73
4482 Shoe stores 36 20,409 2,181 206
4482101 Men's shoe stores 2 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 6 D D (20-99)
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 3 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 17 9,654 1,102 95
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 8 6,928 577 55
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 31 15,831 2,378 178
44831 Jewelry stores 31 15,831 2,378 178
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 46 43,618 4,561 408
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 25 23,839 2,466 211
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 10 17,798 1,703 141
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 4 D D (1-19)
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 21 19,779 2,095 197
45121 Book stores & news dealers 13 13,617 1,534 142
451211 Book stores 12 D D (100-249)
4512111 Book stores, general 6 9,984 1,135 96
4512112 Specialty book stores 5 D D (20-99)
4512113 College book stores 1 D D (1-19)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 8 6,162 561 55
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 41 427,385 36,593 3,337
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 20 305,358 29,795 2,691
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 20 309,226 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 20 309,226 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 7 57,423 6,438 650
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 8 162,135 14,119 1,292
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 5 85,800 9,238 749
4529 Other general merchandise stores 21 122,027 6,798 646
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 2 D D (250-499)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 19 D D (250-499)
4529901 Variety stores 15 12,952 1,441 149
4529902 Catalog showrooms 2 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 79 42,672 5,358 480
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 39 29,801 3,136 290
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 8 D D (100-249)
4532101 Stationery stores 1 D D (1-19)
4532102 Office supplies stores 7 D D (100-249)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 31 D D (100-249)
4533 Used merchandise stores 7 2,210 677 74
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 23 8,988 1,314 88
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 7 D D (20-99)
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 14 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 25 25,777 3,980 226
4542 Vending machine operators 7 6,049 1,012 53
4543 Direct selling establishments 15 19,454 2,937 166
45431 Fuel dealers 7 16,164 2,085 99
454311 Heating oil dealers 6 D D (20-99)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 8 3,290 852 67
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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