1997 Economic Census:
Wholesale Trade
Waukesha 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 1,272 11,523,804 672,123 16,570
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 952 5,780,417 475,965 10,818
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 320 5,743,387 196,158 5,752

 

 

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 1,272 11,523,804 672,123 16,570
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
421 Wholesale trade, durable goods 952 5,780,417 475,965 10,818
4211 Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies whsle 57 1,369,083 23,348 680
42111 Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle 19 D D (250-499)
4211103 Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle 3 D D (20-99)
4211105 Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb) whsle 4 D D (100-249)
42112 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle 31 D D (100-249)
4211201 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - warehouse distributors 15 D D (100-249)
4211202 Motor vehicle supplies & new parts - jobbers 14 D D (100-249)
42113 Tire & tube whsle 2 D D (20-99)
42114 Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle 5 D D (20-99)
4212 Furniture & home furnishings whsle 29 D D (100-249)
42121 Furniture whsle 13 65,973 4,843 115
4212102 Office & business furniture whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42122 Home furnishings whsle 16 D D (100-249)
4213 Lumber & other construction materials whsle 38 D D (250-499)
42131 Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel whsle 14 D D (100-249)
4213102 Lumber with yard whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42132 Brick, stone, & related construction materials whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4213202 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42133 Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle 8 37,669 1,633 55
42139 Other construction materials whsle 8 D D (20-99)
4213902 Other construction materials whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4214 Professional & commercial equipment & supplies whsle 154 665,594 98,696 2,200
42141 Photographic equipment & supplies whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42142 Office equipment whsle 22 111,510 29,673 694
42143 Computer & computer peripheral equipment & software whsle 61 D D (500-999)
4214301 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle 48 D D (500-999)
42143011 Computers & peripheral equipment for resale 14 D D (20-99)
42143012 Computers & peripheral equipment for end use 34 D D (250-499)
4214302 Computer software (packaged) whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42144 Other commercial equipment whsle 19 D D (100-249)
4214401 Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
4214402 Store machines & equipment whsle 10 D D (20-99)
42145 Medical, dental, & hospital equipment & supplies whsle 37 D D (250-499)
4214501 Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies whsle 36 D D (250-499)
4214502 Dental equipment & supplies whsle 1 D D (20-99)
42149 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4214902 Other professional equipment & supplies whsle 13 D D (100-249)
4215 Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle 49 288,873 14,621 394
42151 Metal service centers & offices 49 288,873 14,621 394
4215101 Ferrous metal service centers & sales offices 41 D D (250-499)
42151011 Ferrous metal service centers 17 D D (250-499)
42151012 Ferrous metal sales offices 24 D D (100-249)
4216 Electrical goods whsle 142 1,014,868 85,898 1,739
42161 Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, & const material whsle 63 D D (500-999)
42162 Electrical appliance, television & radio set whsle 9 D D (100-249)
42169 Other electronic parts & equipment whsle 70 D D (1000-2499)
4216901 Communications equipment & supplies whsle 22 182,303 32,831 563
4216902 Electronic parts (excluding communications equipment) whsle 48 D D (250-499)
4217 Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment & supplies whsle 76 296,992 33,354 798
42171 Hardware whsle 37 140,591 16,869 433
42172 Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies (hydronics) whsle 19 95,476 9,387 202
42173 Warm air heating & air-conditioning equipment & supplies whsle 17 57,771 6,076 146
4218 Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle 344 1,669,097 184,340 3,952
42181 Construction & mining (except petroleum) machinery & equip whsle 16 D D (250-499)
42182 Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle 6 70,569 4,370 122
4218202 Farm machinery & equipment - whsle distributors 3 D D (100-249)
4218203 Lawn & garden machinery & equipment whsle 3 D D (1-19)
42183 Industrial machinery & equipment whsle 236 1,109,644 125,759 2,525
4218302 Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid-power) machinery & equipment whsle 25 134,407 18,290 360
42183021 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors whsle 7 19,312 1,961 42
42183022 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts, accessories, & supplies whsle 18 115,095 16,329 318
4218303 General-purpose industrial machinery & equipment whsle 75 447,446 45,483 876
4218304 Metalworking machinery & equipment whsle 61 247,920 26,101 459
4218305 Materials handling equipment whsle 28 117,329 18,696 490
4218307 Other industrial machinery & equipment whsle 37 146,389 16,060 316
42184 Industrial supplies whsle 62 281,360 28,938 660
4218401 General-line industrial supplies whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4218402 Mechanical power transmission supplies whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4218403 Welding supplies whsle 6 D D (20-99)
4218406 Other industrial supplies whsle 25 D D (250-499)
42185 Service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 17 D D (100-249)
4218502 Custodial, janitors' equipment & supplies whsle 6 11,107 2,791 88
4218504 Other service establishment equipment & supplies whsle 8 D D (20-99)
42186 Transportation equipment & supplies (exc motor vehicle) whsle 7 D D (20-99)
4219 Miscellaneous durable goods whsle 63 D D (500-999)
42191 Sporting & recreational goods & supplies whsle 17 187,515 8,634 264
42193 Recyclable material whsle 7 D D (20-99)
42194 Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, & precious metal whsle 11 D D (20-99)
42199 Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle 22 D D (20-99)
4219906 Other durable goods whsle 8 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Sales
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
422 Wholesale trade, nondurable goods 320 5,743,387 196,158 5,752
4221 Paper & paper product whsle 53 325,444 25,230 561
42211 Printing & writing paper whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42212 Stationery & office supplies whsle 25 83,965 10,718 262
42213 Industrial & personal service paper whsle 18 D D (100-249)
4222 Drugs, & druggists' sundries whsle 10 D D (100-249)
4223 Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle 20 92,510 7,193 257
42232 Men's & boys' clothing & furnishings whsle 10 24,272 3,545 112
42234 Footwear whsle 3 D D (1-19)
4224 Grocery & related products whsle 93 4,485,103 100,399 3,149
42241 General-line grocery whsle 13 D D (500-999)
4224103 Other general-line grocery whsle 13 D D (500-999)
42242 Packaged frozen food whsle 23 986,670 33,359 1,098
42243 Dairy products, (except dried or canned) whsle 12 D D (100-249)
4224302 Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle 11 D D (100-249)
42245 Confectionery whsle 10 D D (100-249)
42249 Other grocery & related products whsle 27 D D (500-999)
4224902 Bread & baked goods whsle 8 D D (250-499)
4224904 Canned goods whsle 2 D D (20-99)
4224906 Other grocery specialties whsle 9 D D (500-999)
4226 Chemical & allied products whsle 65 267,401 25,887 592
42261 Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes whsle 22 D D (250-499)
42269 Other chemical & allied products whsle 43 D D (250-499)
4226902 Other chemical & allied products whsle 42 D D (250-499)
4227 Petroleum & petroleum products whsle 13 D D (100-249)
42271 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals 10 D D (100-249)
4227101 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals (except LP) 10 D D (100-249)
42271011 Petroleum bulk stations (except LP) 9 D D (100-249)
4228 Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 9 D D (250-499)
42281 Beer & ale whsle 2 D D (100-249)
42282 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle 7 115,272 6,519 220
4228201 Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed operation) whsle 7 115,272 6,519 220
4229 Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 56 D D (250-499)
42292 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle 8 D D (100-249)
42294 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle 4 D D (20-99)
42295 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle 9 D D (20-99)
42299 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle 26 D D (100-249)
4229901 Art goods whsle 10 D D (20-99)
4229904 Other nondurable goods whsle 13 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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