1997 Economic Census:
Retail Trade
Vermont


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 4,093 5,898,646 603,345 36,306
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 434 1,484,722 115,553 4,453
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 171 101,983 15,752 849
443 Electronics & appliance stores 146 110,744 14,764 748
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 405 668,805 78,511 3,221
445 Food & beverage stores 647 1,110,284 110,458 9,342
446 Health & personal care stores 220 267,034 37,311 1,855
447 Gasoline stations 489 512,552 39,787 3,298
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 416 285,499 33,887 2,727
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 289 156,459 21,811 1,724
452 General merchandise stores 146 440,544 41,433 3,420
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 460 176,663 24,079 1,858
454 Nonstore retailers 270 583,357 69,999 2,811

 

 

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 4,093 5,898,646 603,345 36,306
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 434 1,484,722 115,553 4,453
4411 Automobile dealers 186 1,254,901 82,673 2,946
44111 New car dealers 108 1,184,482 76,364 2,678
44112 Used car dealers 78 70,419 6,309 268
4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 55 71,351 6,285 271
44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 8 17,092 1,742 62
44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 47 54,259 4,543 209
441221 Motorcycle dealers 14 16,421 1,266 67
441222 Boat dealers 17 13,915 1,450 56
441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 16 23,923 1,827 86
4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 193 158,470 26,595 1,236
44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 156 113,875 19,713 936
44132 Tire dealers 37 44,595 6,882 300
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 171 101,983 15,752 849
4421 Furniture stores 63 46,500 6,988 358
4422 Home furnishings stores 108 55,483 8,764 491
44221 Floor covering stores 45 25,318 3,936 183
44229 Other home furnishings stores 63 30,165 4,828 308
442291 Window treatment stores 4 1,776 431 24
442299 All other home furnishings stores 59 28,389 4,397 284
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
443 Electronics & appliance stores 146 110,744 14,764 748
44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 91 66,529 9,053 470
443111 Household appliance stores 41 30,103 4,591 219
443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 50 36,426 4,462 251
44312 Computer & software stores 43 39,156 4,954 228
44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 12 5,059 757 50
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 405 668,805 78,511 3,221
4441 Building material & supplies dealers 308 555,655 66,225 2,655
44411 Home centers 13 77,931 9,092 386
44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 29 20,104 2,617 137
44413 Hardware stores 90 64,169 9,854 619
44419 Other building material dealers 176 393,451 44,662 1,513
4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 97 113,150 12,286 566
44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 33 28,156 3,076 172
44422 Nursery & garden centers 64 84,994 9,210 394
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
445 Food & beverage stores 647 1,110,284 110,458 9,342
4451 Grocery stores 460 1,011,064 100,710 8,508
44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 303 938,617 93,170 7,675
44512 Convenience stores 157 72,447 7,540 833
4452 Specialty food stores 67 28,074 4,274 404
4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 120 71,146 5,474 430
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
446 Health & personal care stores 220 267,034 37,311 1,855
44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 123 226,324 28,165 1,401
4461101 Pharmacies & drug stores 118 223,499 27,816 1,367
4461102 Proprietary stores 5 2,825 349 34
44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 8 3,351 504 47
44613 Optical goods stores 32 11,343 2,912 130
44619 Other health & personal care stores 57 26,016 5,730 277
446191 Food (health) supplement stores 27 10,147 1,655 142
446199 All other health & personal care stores 30 15,869 4,075 135
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
447 Gasoline stations 489 512,552 39,787 3,298
44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 331 372,796 28,063 2,420
44719 Other gasoline stations 158 139,756 11,724 878
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 416 285,499 33,887 2,727
4481 Clothing stores 273 213,836 24,736 2,088
44811 Men's clothing stores 31 27,789 2,903 214
44812 Women's clothing stores 112 63,747 7,363 725
44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 14 6,250 682 70
44814 Family clothing stores 70 96,341 11,032 847
44815 Clothing accessories stores 17 6,301 1,139 79
44819 Other clothing stores 29 13,408 1,617 153
4482 Shoe stores 82 45,531 5,044 389
4482101 Men's shoe stores 3 1,426 164 8
4482102 Women's shoe stores 10 5,465 792 57
4482104 Family shoe stores 60 32,820 3,472 279
4482105 Athletic footwear stores 9 5,820 616 45
4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 61 26,132 4,107 250
44831 Jewelry stores 52 22,928 3,606 215
44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 9 3,204 501 35
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 289 156,459 21,811 1,724
4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 209 108,488 15,460 1,183
45111 Sporting goods stores 147 74,755 11,064 874
4511101 General-line sporting goods stores 47 24,721 3,660 247
4511102 Specialty-line sporting goods stores 100 50,034 7,404 627
45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 29 18,081 1,846 150
45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 22 10,113 1,637 112
45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 11 5,539 913 47
4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 80 47,971 6,351 541
45121 Book stores & news dealers 56 34,866 4,958 421
451211 Book stores 51 34,297 4,821 402
4512111 Book stores, general 36 28,710 4,171 349
4512112 Specialty book stores 5 D D (1-19)
4512113 College book stores 10 D D (20-99)
451212 News dealers & newsstands 5 569 137 19
45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 24 13,105 1,393 120
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
452 General merchandise stores 146 440,544 41,433 3,420
4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 26 275,856 26,921 2,281
45210009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 26 281,692 N N
45211009 Department stores (incl leased depts) ## 26 281,692 N N
4521101 Conventional department stores (excl leased depts) 1 D D (20-99)
4521102 Discount or mass merchandising dept stores (excl leased depts) 20 205,859 18,924 1,659
4521103 National chain department stores (excl leased depts) 5 D D (500-999)
4529 Other general merchandise stores 120 164,688 14,512 1,139
45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 1 D D (100-249)
45299 All other general merchandise stores 119 D D (500-999)
4529901 Variety stores 45 D D (250-499)
4529902 Catalog showrooms 1 D D (100-249)
4529903 Miscellaneous general merchandise stores 73 43,679 5,506 468
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
453 Miscellaneous store retailers 460 176,663 24,079 1,858
4531 Florists 80 15,130 3,088 320
4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 192 86,869 10,607 869
45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 21 45,295 4,564 263
4532101 Stationery stores 4 1,800 370 27
4532102 Office supplies stores 17 43,495 4,194 236
45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 171 41,574 6,043 606
4533 Used merchandise stores 79 12,638 1,877 224
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 109 62,026 8,507 445
45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 23 10,197 1,539 122
45392 Art dealers 18 6,906 1,050 58
45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 16 22,737 2,654 90
45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 52 22,186 3,264 175
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
454 Nonstore retailers 270 583,357 69,999 2,811
4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 64 230,408 23,844 949
4542 Vending machine operators 13 12,386 2,534 119
4543 Direct selling establishments 193 340,563 43,621 1,743
45431 Fuel dealers 138 302,174 38,102 1,496
454311 Heating oil dealers 82 234,287 26,273 1,044
454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 53 D D (250-499)
454319 Other fuel dealers 3 D D (1-19)
45439 Other direct selling establishments 55 38,389 5,519 247
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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