1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Norfolk, 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 324 2,914,637 183,929 5,845
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 206 757,323 92,472 2,837
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 118 2,157,314 91,457 3,008

 

 

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 324 2,914,637 183,929 5,845
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 206 757,323 92,472 2,837
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 26 D D (100-249)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 9 31,756 1,855 68
4211104 Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to 26,000 lb) whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 4 2,621 724 34
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 13 28,098 3,990 122
42121 Furniture whsle 7 16,351 1,756 42
42122 Home furnishings whsle 6 11,747 2,234 80
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 12 46,141 6,215 224
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 1 D D (1-19)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 36 188,577 25,102 611
42142 Office equipment whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 4 D D (100-249)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 2 D D (1-19)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 26 117,864 11,924 370
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 14 84,034 7,040 222
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 22 92,686 7,280 289
42171 Hardware whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 53 155,835 23,809 752
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 13 30,967 5,447 190
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 18 53,505 8,946 238
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 4 21,056 3,924 108
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 8 35,729 5,073 174
4218602 Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 8 35,729 5,073 174
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42192 Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 3 8,444 1,562 52
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 118 2,157,314 91,457 3,008
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 5 57,178 6,423 144
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 7 41,136 4,180 136
42233 Women's, children's, & infants' clothing & accessories whsle 4 D D (1-19)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 39 1,690,712 56,004 1,858
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 6 76,130 4,427 157
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 11 1,499,792 37,504 1,229
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 3 D D (250-499)
4224904 Canned goods whsle 1 D D (250-499)
4224905 Food & beverage basic materials whsle 1 D D (500-999)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 16 62,750 3,257 101
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 6 D D (20-99)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 2 D D (20-99)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 2 D D (250-499)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 1 D D (100-249)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 21 D D (250-499)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 2 D D (20-99)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 3 7,895 1,044 49
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 3 D D (1-19)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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