1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Virginia Beach, 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 1,621 3,342,718 337,224 21,987
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 139 670,234 63,670 2,299
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 106 143,061 23,262 1,139
443 Electronics & appliance stores 74 90,483 10,023 579
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 83 206,110 24,067 1,328
445 Food & beverage stores 176 581,090 50,739 4,365
446 Health & personal care stores 118 125,386 16,746 1,312
447 Gasoline stations 148 284,269 16,808 1,352
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 301 233,969 28,256 2,319
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 134 117,588 13,864 1,232
452 General merchandise stores 52 456,214 42,222 3,377
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 223 102,290 14,676 1,395
454 Nonstore retailers 67 332,024 32,891 1,290

 

 

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 1,621 3,342,718 337,224 21,987
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 139 670,234 63,670 2,299
4411 Automobile dealers 51 594,139 49,550 1,574
44111 New car dealers 20 530,831 43,428 1,356
44112 Used car dealers 31 63,308 6,122 218
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 16 21,429 3,077 133
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 15 D D (100-249)
441221 Motorcycle dealers 4 D D (20-99)
441222 Boat dealers 9 13,415 1,609 75
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2 D D (1-19)
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 72 54,666 11,043 592
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 58 43,003 8,090 479
44132 Tire dealers 14 11,663 2,953 113
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 106 143,061 23,262 1,139
4421 Furniture stores 53 97,240 16,816 768
4422 Home furnishings stores 53 45,821 6,446 371
44221 Floor covering stores 21 19,474 3,104 129
44229 Other home furnishings stores 32 26,347 3,342 242
442291 Window treatment stores 5 1,901 298 27
442299 All other home furnishings stores 27 24,446 3,044 215
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 74 90,483 10,023 579
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 37 39,244 3,879 287
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 28 35,956 3,400 257
44312 Computer & software stores 31 48,161 5,591 260
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 6 3,078 553 32
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 83 206,110 24,067 1,328
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 68 192,515 21,152 1,171
44411 Home centers 5 85,381 7,195 573
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 9 9,785 985 50
44413 Hardware stores 17 19,660 2,365 198
44419 Other building material dealers 37 77,689 10,607 350
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 15 13,595 2,915 157
44422 Nursery & garden centers 11 10,779 2,360 124
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 176 581,090 50,739 4,365
4451 Grocery stores 130 549,277 47,245 4,117
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 62 496,381 42,182 3,546
44512 Convenience stores 68 52,896 5,063 571
4452 Specialty food stores 36 D D (100-249)
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 10 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 118 125,386 16,746 1,312
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 54 93,610 10,656 973
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 50 D D (500-999)
4461102 Proprietary stores 4 D D (20-99)
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 16 6,927 796 74
44613 Optical goods stores 22 9,917 2,446 108
44619 Other health & personal care stores 26 14,932 2,848 157
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 15 6,549 1,417 96
446199 All other health & personal care stores 11 8,383 1,431 61
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 148 284,269 16,808 1,352
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 88 167,958 8,725 809
44719 Other gasoline stations 60 116,311 8,083 543
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 301 233,969 28,256 2,319
4481 Clothing stores 180 157,945 17,905 1,559
44811 Men's clothing stores 27 25,150 3,033 205
44812 Women's clothing stores 74 41,058 5,294 473
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 9 12,981 1,126 105
44814 Family clothing stores 36 66,014 6,581 621
44815 Clothing accessories stores 13 2,055 355 53
44819 Other clothing stores 21 10,687 1,516 102
4482 Shoe stores 63 39,014 4,628 425
4482101 Men's shoe stores 5 D D (1-19)
4482102 Women's shoe stores 11 6,810 686 77
4482103 Children's & juveniles' shoe stores 1 D D (1-19)
4482104 Family shoe stores 37 20,483 2,435 203
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 9 9,737 1,170 125
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 58 37,010 5,723 335
44831 Jewelry stores 57 D D (250-499)
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 1 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 134 117,588 13,864 1,232
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 93 82,728 10,426 808
45111 Sporting goods stores 42 38,108 4,830 417
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 14 16,265 1,842 158
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 28 21,843 2,988 259
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 25 28,426 3,023 258
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 16 5,641 708 57
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 10 10,553 1,865 76
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 41 34,860 3,438 424
45121 Book stores & news dealers 24 22,349 2,292 315
451211 Book stores 22 D D (250-499)
4512111 Book stores, general 12 14,631 1,409 129
4512112 Specialty book stores 8 D D (100-249)
4512113 College book stores 2 D D (1-19)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 2 D D (1-19)
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 17 12,511 1,146 109
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 52 456,214 42,222 3,377
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 18 297,411 28,395 2,449
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 18 303,307 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 18 303,307 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 4 64,712 6,700 625
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 11 143,889 12,664 1,157
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 3 88,810 9,031 667
4529 Other general merchandise stores 34 158,803 13,827 928
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 3 134,394 10,684 622
45299 All other general merchandise stores 31 24,409 3,143 306
4529901 Variety stores 27 20,814 2,418 237
4529902 Catalog showrooms 1 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 223 102,290 14,676 1,395
4531 Florists 31 8,657 1,495 191
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 105 D D (500-999)
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 9 D D (100-249)
4532101 Stationery stores 2 D D (20-99)
4532102 Office supplies stores 7 D D (100-249)
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 96 32,476 4,524 450
4533 Used merchandise stores 24 7,375 1,936 166
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 63 D D (250-499)
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 17 12,466 1,716 202
45392 Art dealers 9 1,501 261 32
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 36 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 67 332,024 32,891 1,290
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 23 288,342 26,463 908
4543 Direct selling establishments 35 41,352 5,985 360
454311 Heating oil dealers 3 D D (20-99)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 30 36,774 5,173 318
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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