1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Dane County, WI


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 675 4,350,065 342,671 10,048
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 420 2,300,630 209,384 5,792
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 255 2,049,435 133,287 4,256

 

 

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 675 4,350,065 342,671 10,048
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 420 2,300,630 209,384 5,792
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 40 D D (500-999)
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 17 D D (250-499)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 8 147,457 13,786 433
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 15 61,313 7,399 217
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 6 41,280 4,653 131
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 8 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 27 88,334 9,900 304
42121 Furniture whsle 15 29,896 3,788 108
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 12 58,438 6,112 196
4212201 Household china, glassware, & crockery whsle 4 D D (100-249)
4212203 Floor coverings whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 24 127,434 6,542 237
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 10 70,738 2,588 88
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 3 52,813 1,758 44
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 5 D D (1-19)
4213201 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe whsle 2 D D (1-19)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 6 26,560 1,066 29
42139 Other construction materials whsle 3 D D (100-249)
4213901 Flat glass & other construction glass whsle 1 D D (100-249)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 76 523,460 57,045 1,537
42142 Office equipment whsle 16 110,765 15,937 451
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 33 326,402 31,578 812
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 27 D D (500-999)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 21 189,985 23,241 527
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 6 D D (100-249)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 9 15,889 2,609 82
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 10 61,119 5,393 132
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 10 61,119 5,393 132
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 9 38,528 2,588 66
42151 Metal service centers & offices 9 38,528 2,588 66
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 8 D D (20-99)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 64 530,650 32,888 844
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 27 379,612 14,128 373
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 7 D D (100-249)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 30 D D (250-499)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 19 75,537 9,803 219
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 11 D D (100-249)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 38 191,173 24,036 594
42171 Hardware whsle 14 52,309 4,788 144
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 7 68,821 8,519 248
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 13 51,576 8,150 143
42174 Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle 4 18,467 2,579 59
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 93 335,625 37,193 1,046
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 12 D D (250-499)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 19 61,468 6,820 212
4218201 Farm machinery & equipment - farm dealers 14 48,932 6,058 188
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 44 85,331 11,365 306
4218301 Food-processing machinery & equipment whsle 9 18,840 3,395 99
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 14 27,980 2,291 57
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 8 15,139 1,611 48
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 7 57,619 4,986 128
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 4 50,842 4,457 110
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 4 8,963 1,764 60
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 49 D D (250-499)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 20 133,336 6,232 131
42193 Recyclable material whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4219303 Other recyclable material whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 10 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 255 2,049,435 133,287 4,256
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 30 136,592 9,843 233
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 5 D D (20-99)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 14 D D (100-249)
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 11 D D (20-99)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 17 415,290 18,384 607
4222101 General-line drugs whsle 7 278,059 12,836 415
4222102 Specialty-line drug, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, & toiletries whsle 10 137,231 5,548 192
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 19 107,158 7,504 239
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 13 94,801 6,312 202
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 62 645,100 46,598 1,512
42241 General-line grocery whsle 9 D D (250-499)
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42245 Confectionery whsle 5 D D (250-499)
42247 Meat & meat product whsle 7 147,076 7,376 188
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 22 D D (250-499)
4224903 Soft drinks whsle 3 94,775 10,151 288
4225 Farm-product raw material whsle 13 D D (20-99)
42259 Other farm product raw material whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 23 D D (250-499)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 18 D D (250-499)
4226901 Industrial gases (except LP) whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 18 244,356 10,620 328
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 13 229,392 7,628 250
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 13 229,392 7,628 250
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 9 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 11 141,626 14,600 419
42281 Beer & ale whsle 5 62,978 7,688 191
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 6 78,648 6,912 228
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 6 78,648 6,912 228
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 62 D D (500-999)
42291 Farm supplies whsle 17 157,088 5,497 148
4229101 Farm supplies - farm dealers 8 93,011 2,736 69
4229102 Farm supplies - whsle distributors 9 64,077 2,761 79
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 13 D D (250-499)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 6 10,478 818 29
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 16 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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