1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Whatcom 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 308 1,042,680 76,002 2,451
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 180 521,979 44,260 1,353
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 128 520,701 31,742 1,098

 

 

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 308 1,042,680 76,002 2,451
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 180 521,979 44,260 1,353
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 34 D D (250-499)
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 7 D D (100-249)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 13 12,505 1,462 33
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 14 D D (20-99)
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 58 D D (500-999)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 9 40,596 4,321 140
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 6 32,439 3,566 115
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 20 61,717 5,423 188
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 2 D D (1-19)
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 12 D D (20-99)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 27 D D (100-249)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 4 15,740 916 26
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4219902 Forest products (except lumber) whsle 4 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 128 520,701 31,742 1,098
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 11 16,347 2,582 119
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 12 D D (20-99)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 37 154,165 11,771 374
42246 Fish & seafood whsle 12 70,494 3,856 120
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 6 D D (100-249)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 2 D D (100-249)
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 15 D D (100-249)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 7 D D (20-99)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 6 D D (20-99)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 5 D D (20-99)
4227102 Liquefied petroleum bulk stations & terminals 1 D D (1-19)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 3 17,737 2,089 81
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 28 D D (100-249)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 7 78,522 4,983 133
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 5 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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