1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Roanoke, 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 299 1,292,718 121,046 3,768
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 227 806,518 94,479 2,815
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 72 486,200 26,567 953

 

 

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 299 1,292,718 121,046 3,768
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 227 806,518 94,479 2,815
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 23 D D (250-499)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 3 D D (100-249)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 7 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42121 Furniture whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 39 179,342 26,917 668
42142 Office equipment whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 7 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 6 26,883 3,019 65
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42146 Ophthalmic goods whsle 4 D D (250-499)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 6 D D (20-99)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 4 D D (20-99)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 3 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 37 D D (250-499)
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 17 D D (100-249)
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 3 D D (20-99)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 24 86,640 10,431 324
42171 Hardware whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 9 36,200 4,103 86
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 61 151,795 19,029 567
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 21 66,589 8,634 250
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 4 21,396 3,254 92
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 21 46,844 4,360 152
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 8 8,033 1,172 46
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 4 D D (100-249)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 3 D D (20-99)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 6 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 72 486,200 26,567 953
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 16 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 10 29,549 4,809 136
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 24 169,977 7,634 351
42241 General-line grocery whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 2 D D (20-99)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 2 D D (20-99)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 12 D D (100-249)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 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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