Work with interactive mapping tools from across the Census Bureau.
Collection of audio features and sound bites.
The Census Bureau packages data and information into easy-to-understand visuals.
Browse Census Bureau images.
Read briefs and reports from Census Bureau experts.
Watch Census Bureau vignettes, testimonials, and video files.
Read research analyses from Census Bureau experts.
Developer portal to access services and documentation for the Census Bureau's APIs.
Explore Census Bureau data on your mobile device with interactive tools.
Find a multitude of DVDs, CDs and publications in print by topic.
These external sites provide more data.
Download extraction tools to help you get the in-depth data you need.
Explore Census data with interactive visualizations covering a broad range of topics.
How we provide the best mix of timeliness, relevancy, quality, and cost for the data we collect.
Learn about other opportunities to collaborate with us.
Explore the rich historical background of an organization with roots almost as old as the nation.
Explore prospective positions available at the Census Bureau.
Explore Census programs targeted for particular needs.
Discover the latest in Census Bureau data releases, reports, and events.
The Census Bureau's Director writes on how we measure America's people, places and economy.
Find interesting and quirky statistics regarding national celebrations and major events.
Listen to audio files on fun facts, historical figures, and celebrations of the month.
Find media toolkits, advisories, and all the latest Census news.
See what's coming up in releases and reports.
Data based on the 2003 Nonemployer Statistics. Includes only firms subject to federal income tax. Introductory text includes scope and methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
|423||Durable goods merchant wholesalers||15,423||1,414,656|
|4231||Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies merchant wholesalers||1,382||165,616|
|4232||Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers||1,139||91,063|
|4233||Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers||515||59,063|
|4234||Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers||961||91,506|
|4235||Metal and mineral (except petroleum) merchant wholesalers||192||24,964|
|4236||Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers||1,007||105,060|
|4237||Hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers||381||34,501|
|4238||Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers||1,508||186,220|
|4239||Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers||8,338||656,663|
|42391||Sporting and recreational goods and supplies merchant wholesalers||796||55,241|
|42392||Toy and hobby goods and supplies merchant wholesalers||537||27,400|
|42393||Recyclable material merchant wholesalers||213||18,216|
|42394||Jewelry, watch, precious stone, and precious metal merchant wholesalers||1,308||87,324|
|42399||Other miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers||5,484||468,482|
|424||Nondurable goods merchant wholesalers||11,320||883,560|
|4241||Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers||493||34,267|
|4242||Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers||357||30,880|
|42421||Drugs and druggists' sundries merchant wholesalers||357||30,880|
|4243||Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers||1,493||105,570|
|4244||Grocery and related product merchant wholesalers||2,200||210,250|
|4245||Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers||344||42,915|
|4246||Chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers||352||25,789|
|4247||Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers||133||12,290|
|4248||Beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers||194||16,855|
|4249||Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers||5,754||404,744|
|42491||Farm supplies merchant wholesalers||89||9,131|
|42492||Book, periodical, and newspaper merchant wholesalers||905||27,379|
|42493||Flower, nursery stock, and florists' supplies merchant wholesalers||820||53,438|
|42494||Tobacco and tobacco product merchant wholesalers||202||23,342|
|42495||Paint, varnish, and supplies merchant wholesalers||97||7,788|
|42499||Other miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers||3,641||283,666|
|425||Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers||2,559||117,744|
|4251||Wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers||2,559||117,744|
|42511||Business to business electronic markets||223||12,858|
|42512||Wholesale trade agents and brokers||2,336||104,886|
|Top||All-sector table||Data in formats for downloading|