1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Spokane County, WA


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 788 4,878,468 360,944 11,268
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 536 2,108,128 216,935 6,382
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 252 2,770,340 144,009 4,886

 

 

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 788 4,878,468 360,944 11,268
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 536 2,108,128 216,935 6,382
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 64 466,987 30,247 1,097
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 20 355,113 14,895 467
4211101 Automobile & motorcycle whsle 8 D D (100-249)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 10 D D (250-499)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 28 D D (250-499)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 14 D D (100-249)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 12 D D (250-499)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 21 D D (250-499)
42121 Furniture whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 14 D D (250-499)
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 1 D D (100-249)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4212204 Other home furnishings whsle 4 D D (1-19)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 43 268,414 15,423 425
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 26 212,945 12,690 337
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4213103 Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel whsle 14 143,201 9,807 252
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4213203 Cement, lime, & related products whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 78 217,678 48,377 1,188
42142 Office equipment whsle 17 47,394 10,784 274
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 21 85,737 27,099 625
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 17 D D (500-999)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 13 D D (500-999)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 18 D D (20-99)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 11 14,998 2,004 64
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 11 52,208 5,547 116
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 23 D D (250-499)
42151 Metal service centers & offices 22 D D (250-499)
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 16 D D (100-249)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 14 D D (100-249)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 59 222,291 18,251 493
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 30 143,406 11,504 318
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 20 D D (100-249)
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 47 152,821 18,413 544
42171 Hardware whsle 17 79,793 10,896 352
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 139 457,143 52,512 1,441
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 22 202,113 18,203 407
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 15 D D (100-249)
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 9 D D (20-99)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 57 109,230 15,616 450
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 12 16,833 2,144 73
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 22 41,636 6,589 190
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 8 16,009 2,472 69
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 8 23,148 3,063 67
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 19 70,527 9,084 258
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 8 31,479 2,905 93
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 5 D D (100-249)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 21 29,473 4,148 160
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 10 11,927 2,455 92
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 5 12,819 983 36
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 62 D D (500-999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42193 Recyclable material whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4219301 Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers 4 D D (20-99)
4219302 Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle 4 D D (20-99)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 21 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 252 2,770,340 144,009 4,886
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 28 55,892 6,577 256
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 18 D D (100-249)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 7 22,434 1,924 46
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 9 D D (100-249)
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 80 1,405,222 85,267 2,897
42241 General-line grocery whsle 12 930,605 40,405 1,091
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 10 D D (500-999)
42245 Confectionery whsle 7 D D (250-499)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 8 51,461 5,120 229
42248 Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle 6 91,135 9,318 428
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 31 198,757 14,043 548
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 5 D D (100-249)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 10 84,333 2,945 102
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42251 Grain & field bean whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 15 55,745 5,907 154
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 10 45,396 5,085 127
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 17 D D (100-249)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 10 361,328 4,640 153
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 8 D D (100-249)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 7 D D (100-249)
4227102 Liquefied petroleum bulk stations & terminals 2 D D (1-19)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 11 D D (250-499)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 61 D D (500-999)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 20 246,565 6,969 213
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 9 D D (20-99)
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 11 D D (100-249)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 12 D D (20-99)
42293 Flower, nursery stock, & florists' supplies whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 3 D D (100-249)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4229901 Art goods whsle 8 14,417 1,116 39
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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