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					Texas                                                              1997
                                                                   Issued March 2000


                                                                   EC97W42A-TX(RV)




1997 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade
Geographic Area Series




                         U.S. Department of Commerce
                         Economics and Statistics Administration
                         U.S. CENSUS BUREAU
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS


                  Many persons participated in the various      The staff of the National Processing Center,
                  activities of the 1997 Economic Census for    Judith N. Petty, Chief, performed mailout
                  the Wholesale trade sector.                   preparation and receipt operations, clerical
                                                                and analytical review activities, and data
                  Service Sector Statistics Division prepared
                                                                entry.
                  this report. Bobby E. Russell, Assistant
                  Chief for Census Programs, was respon-        The Geography Division staff developed
                  sible for the overall planning, manage-       geographic coding procedures and associ-
                  ment, and coordination. Planning and          ated computer programs.
                  implementation were under the direction
                                                                The Economic Statistical Methods and Pro-
                  of Donna L. Hambric, Chief, Wholesale
                                                                gramming Division, Charles P. Pautler
                  Census Branch, and John R. Trimble,
                                                                Jr., Chief, developed and coordinated the
                  Chief, Services Sector Statistics Division
                                                                computer processing systems. Martin S.
                  Redesign Team, assisted by Steven L.
                                                                Harahush, Assistant Chief for Quinquen-
                  Barron and Scott P. Handmaker. Primary
                                                                nial Programs, was responsible for design
                  staff assistance was provided by John L.
                                                                and implementation of the computer
                  Vignali, Gary E. Swenson, Karen K.
                                                                systems. Robert S. Jewett, and Barbara
                  Sigmon, Pamela Palmer, Keith Fuller,
                                                                L. Lambert provided special computer
                  G. Brian Wilson, Peter J. Martin,
                                                                programming. William C. Wester, Chief,
                  Dennis R. Johnson, Chris Hickerson,
                                                                Services Branch, assisted by Robert A.
                  Rob Meyer, Shannon Prell, and Laura
                                                                Hill, Dennis P. Kelly, and Jeffrey S.
                  Knowles.
                                                                Rosen, supervised the preparation of the
                  Mathematical and statistical techniques, as   computer programs. Additional program-
                  well as the coverage operations were pro-     ming assistance was provided by Donell
                  vided by Carl A. Konschnik, Assistant         D. Barnes, Daniel C. Collier, Gilbert J.
                  Chief for Research and Methodology,           Flodine, David Hiller, Leatrice D.
                  assisted by Carol S. King, Chief, Statisti-   Hines, William D. McClain, Jay L.
                  cal Methods Branch, and Jock R. Black,        Norris, Sarah J. Presley, and Michael A.
                  Chief, Program Research and Development       Sendelbach.
                  Branch, with staff assistance from Maria
                                                                Computer Services Division, Debra D.
                  C. Cruz and David L. Kinyon.
                                                                Williams, Chief, performed the computer
                  The Economic Planning and Coordination        processing.
                  Division provided overall planning and
                                                                The staff of the Administrative and Cus-
                  review of many operations and the com-
                                                                tomer Services Division, Walter C. Odom,
                  puter processing procedures. Shirin A.
                                                                Chief, performed publication planning,
                  Ahmed, Assistant Chief for Post-Collection
                                                                design, composition, editorial review, and
                  Processing, was responsible for edit proce-
                                                                printing planning and procurement for
                  dures and designing the interactive ana-
                                                                publications, Internet products, and report
                  lytical software. Design and specifications
                                                                forms. Bernadette J. Gayle provided
                  were prepared under the supervision of
                                                                publication coordination and editing.
                  Dennis L. Shoemaker, Chief, Census
                  Processing Branch, assisted by John D.        Special acknowledgment is also due the
                  Ward. Primary staff assistance was pro-       many businesses whose cooperation has
                  vided by Sonya P. Curcio, Richard W.          contributed to the publication of these
                  Graham, and Cheryl E. Merkle. The             data.
                  Economic Product Team, with primary
                  contributions from Andrew W. Hait and
                  Jennifer E. Lins, was responsible for the
                  development of the system to disseminate
                  1997 Economic Census products.
                   Texas             1997
                                     Issued March 2000


                                     EC97W42A-TX(RV)




  1997 Economic Census
            Wholesale Trade
       Geographic Area Series




U.S. Department of Commerce
            William M. Daley,
                     Secretary
            Robert L. Mallett,
              Deputy Secretary

                     Economics
                 and Statistics
                Administration
              Robert J. Shapiro,
              Under Secretary for
                Economic Affairs

             U.S. CENSUS BUREAU
                 Kenneth Prewitt,
                          Director
      ECONOMICS
   AND STATISTICS
  ADMINISTRATION



Economics
and Statistics
Administration
Robert J. Shapiro,
Under Secretary
for Economic Affairs




U.S. CENSUS BUREAU
Kenneth Prewitt,
Director
William G. Barron,
Deputy Director
Paula J. Schneider,
Principal Associate Director
for Programs
Frederick T. Knickerbocker,
Associate Director
for Economic Programs
Thomas L. Mesenbourg,
Assistant Director
for Economic Programs
Carole A. Ambler,
Chief, Service Sector
Statistics Division
                 CONTENTS




                                           Introduction to the Economic Census                                   1
                                           Wholesale Trade                                                       5

                                           TABLES

                                           1.      Summary Statistics for the State: 1997                        7
                                           2.      Percent of Sales Data Based on Administrative Records and
                                                    Estimation for the State: 1997                              27
                                           3.      Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997              32
                                           4.      Percent of Sales Data Based on Administrative Records and
                                                    Estimation for Metropolitan Areas: 1997                    216
                                           5.      Summary Statistics for Counties: 1997                       281
                                           6.      Percent of Sales Data Based on Administrative Records and
                                                    Estimation for Counties: 1997                              526
                                           7.      Summary Statistics for Places: 1997                         624
                                           8.      Percent of Sales Data Based on Administrative Records and
                                                    Estimation for Places: 1997                                971

                                           APPENDIXES

                                           A.      Explanation of Terms                                        A–1
                                           B.      NAICS Codes, Titles, and Descriptions                       B–1
                                           C.      Coverage and Methodology                                    C–1
                                           D.      Geographic Notes                                            D–1
                                           E.      Metropolitan Areas                                          E–1




WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                    TEXAS   iii
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census   Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Introduction to the Economic Census


PURPOSES AND USES OF THE ECONOMIC CENSUS                         52        Finance and Insurance
                                                                 53        Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
    The economic census is the major source of facts about
                                                                 54        Professional, Scientific, and Technical
the structure and functioning of the Nation’s economy. It
                                                                           Services
provides essential information for government, business,
                                                                 55        Management of Companies and Enterprises
industry, and the general public. Title 13 of the United
                                                                 56        Administrative and Support and Waste
States Code (Sections 131, 191, and 224) directs the Cen-
                                                                           Management and Remediation Services
sus Bureau to take the economic census every 5 years,
                                                                 61        Educational Services
covering years ending in 2 and 7.
                                                                 62        Health Care and Social Assistance
    The economic census furnishes an important part of the
                                                                 71        Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
framework for such composite measures as the gross
                                                                 72        Accommodation and Foodservices
domestic product estimates, input/output measures, pro-
                                                                 81        Other Services (except Public Administration)
duction and price indexes, and other statistical series that
measure short-term changes in economic conditions. Spe-        (Not listed above are the Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, and
cific uses of economic census data include the following:      Hunting sector (NAICS 11), partially covered by the census
                                                               of agriculture conducted by the U.S. Department of Agri-
• Policymaking agencies of the Federal Government use          culture, and the Public Administration sector (NAICS 92),
  the data to monitor economic activity and assess the         covered by the census of governments conducted by the
  effectiveness of policies.                                   Census Bureau.)
• State and local governments use the data to assess               The 20 NAICS sectors are subdivided into 96 subsectors
  business activities and tax bases within their jurisdic-     (three-digit codes), 313 industry groups (four-digit codes),
  tions and to develop programs to attract business.           and, as implemented in the United States, 1170 industries
                                                               (five- and six-digit codes).
• Trade associations study trends in their own and com-
  peting industries, which allows them to keep their mem-      RELATIONSHIP TO SIC
  bers informed of market changes.                                 While many of the individual NAICS industries corre-
• Individual businesses use the data to locate potential       spond directly to industries as defined under the SIC sys-
  markets and to analyze their own production and sales        tem, most of the higher level groupings do not. Particular
  performance relative to industry or area averages.           care should be taken in comparing data for retail trade,
                                                               wholesale trade, and manufacturing, which are sector
ALL-NEW INDUSTRY CLASSIFICATIONS                               titles used in both NAICS and SIC, but cover somewhat dif-
                                                               ferent groups of industries. The industry definitions dis-
   Data from the 1997 Economic Census are published pri-       cuss the relationships between NAICS and SIC industries.
marily on the basis of the North American Industry Classi-     Where changes are significant, it will not be possible to
fication System (NAICS), unlike earlier censuses, which        construct time series that include data for points both
were published according to the Standard Industrial Classi-    before and after 1997.
fication (SIC) system. NAICS is in the process of being            For 1997, data for auxiliary establishments (those func-
adopted in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Most         tioning primarily to manage, service, or support the activi-
economic census reports cover one of the following NAICS       ties of their company’s operating establishments, such as
sectors:                                                       a central administrative office or warehouse) will not be
                                                               included in the sector-specific reports. These data will be
   21           Mining                                         published separately.
   22           Utilities
   23           Construction                                   GEOGRAPHIC AREA CODING
   31-33        Manufacturing                                     Accurate and complete information on the physical
   42           Wholesale Trade                                location of each establishment is required to tabulate the
   44-45        Retail Trade                                   census data for the states, metropolitan areas (MAs), coun-
   48-49        Transportation and Warehousing                 ties, parishes, and corporate municipalities including cit-
   51           Information                                    ies, towns, villages, and boroughs. Respondents were

1997 ECONOMIC CENSUS                                                                                    INTRODUCTION       1
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census
required to report their physical location (street address,    Manufacturing and Construction Division            301-457-4673
municipality, county, and state) if it differed from their     Service Sector Statistics Division                 301-457-2668
mailing address. For establishments not surveyed by mail
(and those single-establishment companies that did not
                                                               HISTORICAL INFORMATION
provide acceptable information on physical location), loca-
tion information from Internal Revenue Service tax forms          The economic census has been taken as an integrated
is used as a basis for coding.                                 program at 5-year intervals since 1967 and before that for
                                                               1954, 1958, and 1963. Prior to that time, individual com-
BASIS OF REPORTING                                             ponents of the economic census were taken separately at
                                                               varying intervals.
   The economic census is conducted on an establishment
basis. A company operating at more than one location is            The economic census traces its beginnings to the 1810
required to file a separate report for each store, factory,    Decennial Census, when questions on manufacturing were
shop, or other location. Each establishment is assigned a      included with those for population. Coverage of economic
separate industry classification based on its primary activ-   activities was expanded for the 1840 Decennial Census
ity and not that of its parent company.                        and subsequent censuses to include mining and some
                                                               commercial activities. The 1905 Manufactures Census was
DOLLAR VALUES                                                  the first time a census was taken apart from the regular
                                                               decennial population census. Censuses covering retail and
   All dollar values presented are expressed in current dol-   wholesale trade and construction industries were added in
lars; i.e., 1997 data are expressed in 1997 dollars, and       1930, as were some covering service trades in 1933. Cen-
1992 data, in 1992 dollars. Consequently, when making          suses of construction, manufacturing, and the other busi-
comparisons with prior years, users of the data should         ness service censuses were suspended during World War
consider the changes in prices that have occurred.             II.
    All dollar values are shown in thousands of dollars.          The 1954 Economic Census was the first census to be
                                                               fully integrated: providing comparable census data across
AVAILABILITY OF ADDITIONAL DATA                                economic sectors, using consistent time periods, con-
                                                               cepts, definitions, classifications, and reporting units. It
Reports in Print and Electronic Media                          was the first census to be taken by mail, using lists of
                                                               firms provided by the administrative records of other Fed-
   All results of the 1997 Economic Census are available       eral agencies. Since 1963, administrative records also
on the Census Bureau Internet site (www.census.gov) and        have been used to provide basic statistics for very small
on compact discs (CD-ROM) for sale by the Census Bureau.       firms, reducing or eliminating the need to send them cen-
Unlike previous censuses, only selected highlights are         sus questionnaires.
published in printed reports. For more information, includ-
                                                                   The range of industries covered in the economic cen-
ing a description of electronic and printed reports being
                                                               suses expanded between 1967 and 1992. The census of
issued, see the Internet site, or write to U.S. Census
                                                               construction industries began on a regular basis in 1967,
Bureau, Washington, DC 20233-8300, or call Customer
                                                               and the scope of service industries, introduced in 1933,
Services at 301-457-4100.
                                                               was broadened in 1967, 1977, and 1987. While a few
                                                               transportation industries were covered as early as 1963, it
Special Tabulations
                                                               was not until 1992 that the census broadened to include
   Special tabulations of data collected in the 1997 Eco-      all of transportation, communications, and utilities. Also
nomic Census may be obtained, depending on availability        new for 1992 was coverage of financial, insurance, and
of time and personnel, in electronic or tabular form. The      real estate industries. With these additions, the economic
data will be summaries subject to the same rules prohibit-     census and the separate census of governments and cen-
ing disclosure of confidential information (including name,    sus of agriculture collectively covered roughly 98 percent
address, kind of business, or other data for individual        of all economic activity.
business establishments or companies) that govern the             Printed statistical reports from the 1992 and earlier
regular publications.                                          censuses provide historical figures for the study of long-
   Special tabulations are prepared on a cost basis. A         term time series and are available in some large libraries.
request for a cost estimate, as well as exact specifications   All of the census reports printed since 1967 are still avail-
on the type and format of the data to be provided, should      able for sale on microfiche from the Census Bureau.
be directed to the Chief of the division named below, U.S.     CD-ROMs issued from the 1987 and 1992 Economic Cen-
Census Bureau, Washington, DC 20233-8300. To discuss a         suses contain databases including nearly all data pub-
special tabulation before submitting specifications, call      lished in print, plus additional statistics, such as ZIP Code
the appropriate division:                                      statistics, published only on CD-ROM.

2   INTRODUCTION                                                                                  1997 ECONOMIC CENSUS
                                                                                              U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census
SOURCES FOR MORE INFORMATION                                        V      Represents less than 50 vehicles or .05
                                                                           percent.
   More information about the scope, coverage, classifica-
                                                                    X      Not applicable.
tion system, data items, and publications for each of the           Y      Disclosure withheld because of insufficient
economic censuses and related surveys is published in the                  coverage of merchandise lines.
Guide to the 1997 Economic Census and Related Statistics            Z      Less than half the unit shown.
at www.census.gov/econguide. More information on the                a      0 to 19 employees.
methodology, procedures, and history of the censuses will           b      20 to 99 employees.
be published in the History of the 1997 Economic Census             c      100 to 249 employees.
at www.census.gov/econ/www/history.html.                            e      250 to 499 employees.
                                                                    f      500 to 999 employees.
ABBREVIATIONS AND SYMBOLS                                           g      1,000 to 2,499 employees.
   The following abbreviations and symbols are used with            h      2,500 to 4,999 employees.
the 1997 Economic Census data:                                      i      5,000 to 9,999 employees.
                                                                    j      10,000 to 24,999 employees.
   A            Standard error of 100 percent or more.              k      25,000 to 49,999 employees.
   D            Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual     l      50,000 to 99,999 employees.
                companies; data are included in higher level        m      100,000 employees or more.
                totals.                                             p      10 to 19 percent estimated.
   F            Exceeds 100 percent because data include            q      20 to 29 percent estimated.
                establishments with payroll exceeding rev-          r      Revised.
                enue.                                               s      Sampling error exceeds 40 percent.
   N            Not available or not comparable.                    nec    Not elsewhere classified.
   Q            Revenue not collected at this level of detail for   nsk    Not specified by kind.
                multiestablishment firms.                           –      Represents zero (page image/print only).
   S            Withheld because estimates did not meet             (CC)   Consolidated city.
                publication standards.                              (IC)   Independent city.




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4   INTRODUCTION                                           1997 ECONOMIC CENSUS
                                                       U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census
Wholesale Trade


SCOPE                                                             3. Agents and brokers, commission merchants,
    The Wholesale Trade sector (sector 42) comprises estab-          import/export agents and brokers, auction compa-
lishments engaged in wholesaling merchandise, generally              nies, and manufacturers’ agents arrange for the pur-
without transformation, and rendering services incidental            chase or sale of goods owned by others or purchased
to the sale of merchandise.                                          on a commission basis. Agents and brokers operate
    The wholesaling process is an intermediate step in the           from offices and do not own or handle the goods they
distribution of merchandise. Wholesalers are organized to            sell. Auction companies and commission merchants
sell or arrange the purchase or sale of (a) goods for resale         handle goods on a consignment basis but do not own
(i.e., goods sold to other wholesalers or retailers), (b) capi-      the goods.
tal or durable nonconsumer goods, and (c) raw and inter-
mediate materials and supplies used in production.                   Although wholesaling normally denotes sales in large
    Wholesalers sell merchandise to other businesses and          volumes, durable nonconsumer goods may be sold in
normally operate from a warehouse or office. These ware-          single units. Sales of capital or durable nonconsumer
houses and offices are characterized by having little or no       goods used in the production of goods and services, such
display of merchandise. In addition, neither the design nor       as farm machinery, medium and heavy duty trucks, and
the location of the premises is intended to solicit walk-in       industrial machinery, are always included in wholesale
traffic. Wholesalers do not normally use advertising              trade.
directed to the general public. Customers are generally
                                                                  GENERAL
reached initially via telephone, in-person marketing, or by
specialized advertising that may include Internet and                A list of products that provide statistics on sector 42
other electronic means. Follow-up orders are either               follows.
vendor-initiated or client-initiated, generally based on pre-
                                                                  Geographic area reports. A separate report containing
vious sales, and typically exhibit strong ties between sell-
                                                                  data for establishments with payroll is published for each
ers and buyers. In fact, transactions are often conducted
                                                                  state, the District of Columbia, and the United States. Each
between wholesalers and clients that have long-standing
                                                                  report presents general statistics for establishments with
business relationships.
                                                                  payroll, on number of establishments, sales, payroll,
    This sector comprises three main types of wholesalers:
                                                                  employment, operating expenses, and inventories. At the
those that sell goods on their own account, those that sell
                                                                  state level, data also are presented separately for the fol-
goods manufactured by a parent company in the United
                                                                  lowing types of wholesale operations: merchant wholesal-
States, and those that arrange sales and purchases for
                                                                  ers; manufacturers’ sales branches and offices; and
others for a commission or fee.
                                                                  agents, brokers, commission merchants, and auction com-
 1. Wholesale merchants, distributors, jobbers, drop ship-        panies. Less type-of-operation detail is shown below the
    pers, import/export merchants, terminal grain eleva-          state level. For states, MAs, and counties and places with
    tors, country grain elevators, and farm product assem-        200 wholesale establishments or more, statistics are pre-
    blers sell goods on their own account. These                  sented by kind of business. Greater kind-of-business detail
    establishments typically maintain their own ware-             is shown for larger areas. In addition, data are shown for
    house, where they receive and handle goods for their          all places with 2,500 inhabitants or more and all counties
    customers. They also may operate as drop shippers or          (with no kind-of-business detail).
    offices taking orders from customers and having the
                                                                  Commodity line sales report. This report presents data
    goods shipped directly from the supplier. Establish-
                                                                  on major categories of commodities sold by wholesale
    ments operating exclusively in this manner will not
                                                                  kinds of business for the United States. Tables present
    maintain any inventory. Goods are generally sold
                                                                  data for each kind of business and show, for each com-
    without transformation, but may include integral
                                                                  modity line, the number of establishments handling the
    functions, such as sorting, packaging, labeling, and
                                                                  line and their sales of the line; the percentage of total
    other marketing services.
                                                                  sales of the kind of business accounted for by each of the
 2. Manufacturers sales branches and offices primarily            lines carried; and for establishments actually handling a
    sell products manufactured or mined in the United             specific line, the percentage of total sales represented by
    States by their parent company.                               sales of that line. Summary statistics also are provided for

1997 ECONOMIC CENSUS                                                                                  WHOLESALE TRADE          5
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census
the broad commodity line categories, including counts of     6. Counties and county equivalents defined as of January
establishments and the amount and percentage of the line        1, 1997. Counties are the primary divisions of states,
sold by various kinds of wholesale businesses.                  except in Louisiana where they are called parishes and
Establishment and firm size (including legal form of            in Alaska where they are called boroughs and census
organization) report. This report presents data for             areas. Maryland, Missouri, Nevada, and Virginia have
establishments with payroll, based on size of establish-        one place or more that is independent of any county
ment, size of company or firm, and legal form of organiza-      organization and constitutes primary divisions of their
tion. Establishment statistics are presented by sales size      states. These places are treated as counties and as
and by employment size; statistics for firms by sales size      places.
(including concentration by largest firms), by employment    7. Consolidated cities defined as of January 1, 1997.
size, and by number of establishments operated (single          Consolidated cities are consolidated governments
units and multiunits). Statistics are presented by kind of      which consist of separately incorporated municipali-
business on the number of establishments, sales, payroll,       ties.
operating expense, inventories and employment for the
United States.                                               8. Municipalities of 2,500 inhabitants or more defined as
                                                                of January 1, 1997. These are areas of significant
Miscellaneous subjects report. This report contains             population incorporated as a city, borough, village, or
data by kind of business on employment by principal             town according to the 1990 Census of Population or
activity; sales by class of customer; inventory valuation       subsequent special census. For the economic census,
methods; commissions and gross selling value of business        boroughs and census areas in Alaska and boroughs in
conducted for others by agents and brokers; gross               New York are not included in this category.
margins, gross profits, and their components; and on
petroleum bulk stations and terminals. Data are presented    9. Special economic urban areas (SEUAs), which include
for the United States as a whole and for petroleum bulk         townships in Michigan, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania,
stations and terminals at the state level.                      and towns in New York, Wisconsin, and the six New
                                                                England states with 10,000 inhabitants or more
GEOGRAPHIC AREAS COVERED                                        (according to the 1990 Census of Population or subse-
                                                                quent special census).
  The level of geographic detail varies by report. Data
may be presented for:                                        COMPARABILITY OF THE
                                                             1992 AND 1997 CENSUSES
1. The United States as a whole.
                                                                The 1997 Economic Census is the first census to
2. States and the District of Columbia.                      present data based on the new North American Industry
                                                             Classification System (NAICS). Previous census data were
3. Consolidated metropolitan statistical areas (CMSAs)       presented based on the Standard Industrial Classification
   and primary metropolitan statistical areas (PMSAs)        (SIC) system developed some 60 years ago. Due to this
   defined by the Office of Management and Budget            change, comparability between census years may be
   (OMB) as of June 30, 1997. A CMSA is an area used to      limited. Comparative statistics will be included as part of
   facilitate the presentation and analysis of data for      the Core Business Statistics Reports.
   large concentrations of metropolitan populations. It
                                                             DISCLOSURE
   includes two or more contiguous PMSAs which have a
   population of at least 1,000,000 (according to the           In accordance with Federal law governing census
   1990 Census of Population or subsequent special           reports, (Title 13 of the United States Code), no data are
   census) and which meet specific criteria of urban         published that would disclose the operations of an indi-
   character and of social and economic integration.         vidual establishment or business. However, the number of
                                                             establishments in a kind-of-business classification is not
4. Metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) defined by the      considered a disclosure; therefore, this information may
   OMB as of June 30, 1997. An MSA is an integrated          be released even though other information is withheld.
   economic and social unit with a population nucleus of
                                                             AVAILABILITY OF MORE FREQUENT
   at least 50,000 inhabitants (according to the 1990
                                                             ECONOMIC DATA
   Census of Population or subsequent special census).
                                                                The Census Bureau conducts annual surveys on the
   Each MSA consists of one or more counties meeting
                                                             wholesale trade. These surveys, while providing more fre-
   standards of metropolitan character; in New England,
                                                             quent observations, yield less kind-of-business and geo-
   cities and towns rather than counties are the compo-
                                                             graphic detail than the economic census. In addition, the
   nent geographic units.
                                                             County Business Patterns program offers annual statistics
5. Areas within the state outside metropolitan areas         on the number of establishments, employment, and pay-
   (MAs).                                                    roll classified by industry within each county.


6   WHOLESALE TRADE                                                                            1997 ECONOMIC CENSUS
                                                                                           U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Paid
                                                                                                                                     employees
     NAICS       Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                    for pay
      code             and kind of business                                                                                First         period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter      including            Operating       End of 1996       End of 1997
                                                               ments                   Sales           payroll            payroll     March 12             expenses         inventoriesr      inventoriesr
                                                            (number)                ($1,000)         ($1,000)           ($1,000)      (number)              ($1,000)           ($1,000)          ($1,000)

              TEXAS

42                     Wholesale trade                         33 346        323 111 661         15 504 899          3 623 533         r425   750        r31   787 767     16 924 496        18 392 710

              Wholesaler distributors and jobbers              24 903        138  552     776      9 799   005       2 220  266        292  412          19 726 162        11 800 453        13 119 012
              Importers                                           822         13  799     137        389   689          94  310         r10 517           r1 057 109        1 066 365         1 039 458
              Exporters                                         1 119          8  594     894        292   728          65  936           9 215              658 015          483 390           534 148
              Own brand importer marketers                        251          6  264     350        301   891          69  358           5 580              726 450          506 402           547 611
              Terminal grain elevators                              9             171     095          3   053              802             157               11 511           33 428            24 994
              Country grain elevators                             175           1 076     000         34   285            7 172           1 405               97 882          155 620           170 389
              Assemblers of farm products, except
               country grain elevators                            153           2   194   356         71 052             15   563         3   291           168 548           181 752           158 128
              Sales branches (with stock)                       1 446          46   932   395      1 849 939            460   227        42   814         4 470 530         2 652 170         2 757 787
              Sales offices (without stock)                     1 071          68   691   885      1 956 401            507   749        36   572         3 419 172                 –                 –
              Auction companies                                   131           6   092   047         60 157             14   349         5   425           126 062             1 388             1 288

              Brokers                                             596           7 666 835            133   309           30   313         4 194                243   390         1 502             2   349
              Commission merchants                                457           6 000 234            120   655           28   441         4 001                223   656         7 243             8   101
              Import agents                                        25             861 996              6   607            1   472           167                 14   570        11 945             5   331
              Export agents                                        94             514 395             12   074            2   348           301                 25   548           944             1   092
              Manufacturers’ agents                             2 094          15 699 266            474   054          105   227         9 699                819   162        21 894            23   022

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods                   22 643        166 032 382         10 366 804          2 397 945         r264   333        r20   405 012     11 432 486        12 403 680

4211            Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                 supplies whsle                                 2 050          40 445 346            786 085            183 787          26 011           1 655 372         1 180 803         1 260 083
42111             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                   whsle                                          527          34 010 792            316 027             75 774          10 049                695 567        524 895           557 824
421110              Automobile & other motor vehicle
                     whsle                                        527          34 010 792            316 027             75 774          10 049                695 567        524 895           557 824
4211101               Automobile & motorcycle whsle               249          17 606 676            109 303             28 389           4 485                304 877        151 437           151 035
4211102               Bus & recreational vehicle
                        whsle                                       17                     D                D                  D                c                     D               D                 D
4211103               Light truck & van (14,000 lb or
                        less) whsle                                 38         13 503 175             28 765              7 455               635               82 072          36 697            34 299
4211104               Medium truck & tractor (14,001
                        lb to 26,000 lb) whsle                      36                     D                D                  D                e                     D               D                 D
4211105               Heavy truck & tractor (over
                        26,000 lb) whsle                          187           2 537 606            158 942             35 781           4 372                261 568        271 569           304 183

42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                          822           5 431 059            355 521             81 367          11 058                721 309        549 682           591 273
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                        822           5 431 059            355 521             81 367          11 058                721 309        549 682           591 273
4211201               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts warehouse distributors               322           2 243 922            153 944             34 680           4 876                321 993        195 989           211 774
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                              440           3 110 108            191 543             44 884           5 904                380 771        347 047           369 134
4211203               Petroleum products marketing
                       equipment whsle                              60               77 029           10 034              1 803               278               18 545           6 646            10 365

42113             Tire & tube whsle                               136               604 025           43 918             10 299           1 404                 93 335          43 268            42 837
421130               Tire & tube whsle                            136               604 025           43 918             10 299           1 404                 93 335          43 268            42 837

42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle               565               399 470           70 619             16 347           3 500                145 161          62 958            68 149
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle              565               399 470           70 619             16 347           3 500                145 161          62 958            68 149

4212            Furniture & home furnishings whsle              1 060           5 578 676            357 458             82 302          10 870                831 925        337 645           369 059
42121             Furniture whsle                                 470           2 112 508            174 779             41 668           5 123                324 006        112 818           126 787
421210              Furniture whsle                               470           2 112 508            174 779             41 668           5 123                324 006        112 818           126 787
4212101                Household & lawn furniture
                        whsle                                     245               623 679           49 836             12 515           1 806                108 798          57 825            68 024
4212102                Office & business furniture
                        whsle                                     225           1 488 829            124 943             29 153           3 317                215 208          54 993            58 763

42122             Home furnishings whsle                          590           3 466 168            182 679             40 634           5 747                507 919        224 827           242 272
421220              Home furnishings whsle                        590           3 466 168            182 679             40 634           5 747                507 919        224 827           242 272
4212201               Household china, glassware, &
                       crockery whsle                               75              334 875           20 761              4 707               702               47 951          27 362            20 101
4212202               Linens, domestics, draperies, &
                       curtains whsle                             112             715 370             29 508              7 261             983                 56 284          18 918           22 177
4212203               Floor coverings whsle                       190           1 245 351             69 045             14 365           1 927                165 526          97 011          107 644
4212204               Other home furnishings whsle                213           1 170 572             63 365             14 301           2 135                238 158          81 536           92 350

4213            Lumber & other construction materials
                 whsle                                            944           5 589 907            375 660             88 272          12 417                797 679        453 615           478 269
42131             Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                   panel whsle                                    370           3 010 514            186 450             44 435           5 728                372 697        253 550           282 924
421310              Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                     wood panel whsle                             370           3 010 514            186 450             44 435           5 728                372 697        253 550           282 924
4213101               Lumber without yard whsle                    66             339 791             17 324              4 388             515                 35 359         17 430            18 655
4213102               Lumber with yard whsle                       91           1 226 858             67 687             15 149           2 049                143 009        112 285           131 463
4213103               Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                       wood panel whsle                           213           1 443 865            101 439             24 898           3 164                194 329        123 835           132 806

42132             Brick, stone, & related construction
                   materials whsle                                261               951 338           65 396             14 135           2 250                149 011          83 641            79 806
421320              Brick, stone, & related construction
                      materials whsle                             261               951 338           65 396             14 135           2 250                149 011          83 641            79 806
4213201                Brick, block, tile, clay/cement
                        sewer pipe whsle                          106               392 867           22 873              5 236               839               54 169          27 575            29 930
4213202                Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                 93               206 943           21 837              4 940               867               53 377          18 735            19 028
4213203                Cement, lime, & related
                        products whsle                              62              351 528           20 686              3 959               544               41 465          37 331            30 848

42133             Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                   whsle                                            95              966 358           59 965             15 068           1 969                141 452          56 584            56 725
421330              Roofing, siding, & insulation
                     material whsle                                 95              966 358           59 965             15 068           1 969                141 452          56 584            56 725
4213301               Roofing, siding, & insulation
                       material whsle                               95              966 358           59 965             15 068           1 969                141 452          56 584            56 725

WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                                          TEXAS        7
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                            Paid
                                                                                                                                      employees
     NAICS       Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                     for pay
      code             and kind of business                                                                                First          period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter       including          Operating        End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                   Sales           payroll            payroll      March 12           expenses          inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)                ($1,000)         ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)            ($1,000)            ($1,000)           ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.

42                     Wholesale trade Con.

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4213            Lumber & other construction materials
                 whsle Con.
42139             Other construction materials whsle              218               661 697           63 849             14 634           2 470               134 519           59 840             58 814
421390              Other construction materials
                     whsle                                        218               661 697           63 849             14 634           2 470               134 519           59 840             58 814
4213901               Flat glass & other construction
                       glass whsle                                  55              170 864           12 710              2 445               491              23 352            9 173              8 821
4213902               Other construction materials
                       whsle                                      163               490 833           51 139             12 189           1 979               111 167           50 667             49 993

4214            Professional & commercial equipment
                 & supplies whsle                               3 294          22 895 042          2 408 275            577 640         r49   679        r4   484 648       1 303 613          1 395 265
42141             Photographic equipment & supplies
                   whsle                                            82              790 073           44 439             10 399               994             104 112           43 884             44 659
421410              Photographic equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 82              790 073           44 439             10 399               994             104 112           43 884             44 659

42142             Office equipment whsle                          r544         r3   695 614         r418    305        r106   800       r11   193             r768   566      r274   729         r279   798
421420              Office equipment whsle                        r544         r3   695 614         r418    305        r106   800       r11   193             r768   566      r274   729         r279   798

42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                   1 311          12 966 513          1 413 090            338 592          23 567          2 496 648            604 674             644 407
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                 1 311          12 966 513          1 413 090            338 592          23 567          2 496 648            604 674             644 407
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                          1 073          11 156 665          1 163 137            282 274          19 665          2 072 442            589 858             628 425
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                     425           5 694 027            317 536             70 908           6 129               707 960         370 150             396 788
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                    648           5 462 638            845 601            211 366          13 536          1 364 482            219 708             231 637
4214302               Computer software (packaged)
                       whsle                                      238           1 809 848            249 953             56 318           3 902               424 206           14 816             15 982

42144             Other commercial equipment whsle                r359         r1   317 276         r128    415         r28   962        r4   119             r246   662       r57   390          r61   914
421440              Other commercial equipment
                     whsle                                        r359         r1   317 276         r128    415         r28   962        r4   119             r246   662       r57   390          r61   914
4214401               Restaurant & hotel equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             217               912 642           68 707             15 291           2 062               129 231           41 912             44 972
4214402               Store machines & equipment
                       whsle                                      r142              r404   634        r59   708         r13   671        r2   057             r117   431       r15   478          r16   942

42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     716           3 390 126            317 958             73 321           6 785               680 777         262 998             302 462
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                   716           3 390 126            317 958             73 321           6 785               680 777         262 998             302 462
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                             649           3 245 690            296 688             68 322           6 192               640 680         243 578             278 745
4214502               Dental equipment & supplies
                       whsle                                        67              144 436           21 270              4 999               593              40 097           19 420             23 717

42146             Ophthalmic goods whsle                            89              309 792           39 932             10 060           1 681                89 991           32 430             33 692
421460             Ophthalmic goods whsle                           89              309 792           39 932             10 060           1 681                89 991           32 430             33 692

42149             Other professional equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 193               425 648           46 136              9 506           1 340                97 892           27 508             28 333
421490              Other professional equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               193               425 648           46 136              9 506           1 340                97 892           27 508             28 333
4214901               Religious & school supplies
                       whsle                                        32               51 448            7 746                  951             208              11 916            2 857              2 852
4214902               Other professional equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             161               374 200           38 390              8 555           1 132                85 976           24 651             25 481

4215            Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                 whsle                                          1 109          12 851 719            549 990            122 998          13 756          1 126 412          1 452 382          1 509 699
42151             Metal service centers & offices               1 085          12 733 151            543 076            121 375          13 559          1 110 476          1 442 387          1 499 655
421510              Metal service centers & offices             1 085          12 733 151            543 076            121 375          13 559          1 110 476          1 442 387          1 499 655
4215101               Ferrous metal service centers &
                       sales offices                              907          11 343 177            466 478            103 604          11 551               963 816       1 300 578          1 345 887
42151011                 Ferrous metal service
                          centers                                 650           8 805 265            410 859             90 976          10 152               855 584       1 300 578          1 345 887
42151012                 Ferrous metal sales offices              257           2 537 912             55 619             12 628           1 399               108 232               –                  –
4215102               Nonferrous metal service
                       centers & sales offices                    178           1 389 974             76 598             17 771           2 008               146 660         141 809             153 768
42151021                 Nonferrous metal service
                          centers                                 120               841 720           65 974             15 200           1 778               126 168         141 809             153 768
42151022                 Nonferrous metal sales
                          offices                                   58              548 254           10 624              2 571               230              20 492                  –                  –

42152             Coal & other mineral & ore whsle                  24              118 568            6 914              1 623               197              15 936            9 995             10 044
421520              Coal & other mineral & ore whsle                24              118 568            6 914              1 623               197              15 936            9 995             10 044
4215202               Other mineral & ore whsle                     21                    D                D                  D                 c                   D                D                  D

4216            Electrical goods whsle                          2 900          30 111 671          1 902 719            443 861          38 721          3 572 485          1 380 555          1 519 296
42161             Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                   supp, & const material whsle                 1 035           7 187 001            469 489            111 007          12 161               838 466         472 396             518 022
421610              Electrical apparatus & equip,
                      wiring supp, & const material
                      whsle                                     1 035           7 187 001            469 489            111 007          12 161               838 466         472 396             518 022

42162             Electrical appliance, television &
                   radio set whsle                                269           2 822 322            109 119             24 230           2 636               299 733         137 386             144 130
421620              Electrical appliance, television &
                     radio set whsle                              269           2 822 322            109 119             24 230           2 636               299 733         137 386             144 130


8       TEXAS                                                                                                             WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                    U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census         Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Paid
                                                                                                                                     employees
     NAICS       Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                    for pay
      code             and kind of business                                                                                First         period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter      including          Operating   End of 1996       End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll     March 12           expenses     inventoriesr      inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)      (number)            ($1,000)       ($1,000)          ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.

42                     Wholesale trade Con.

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4216            Electrical goods whsle Con.
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                        1 596          20 102 348          1 324 111            308 624          23 924          2 434 286      770 773           857 144
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                      whsle                                     1 596          20 102 348          1 324 111            308 624          23 924          2 434 286      770 773           857 144
4216901                Communications equipment &
                        supplies whsle                            696           8 780 924            845 743            203 789          14 681          1 512 983      401 852           454 564
4216902                Electronic parts (excluding
                        communications equipment)
                        whsle                                     900          11 321 424            478 368            104 835           9 243           921 303       368 921           402 580

4217            Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                 equipment & supplies whsle                     1 666           7 605 192            613 357            139 265          17 721          1 353 381      834 822           914 946
42171             Hardware whsle                                  702           2 785 385            263 510             56 716           7 598            486 741      307 261           358 609
421710              Hardware whsle                                702           2 785 385            263 510             56 716           7 598            486 741      307 261           358 609

42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                     320           1 655 454            100 951             24 112           3 123           205 403       133 241           167 115
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                   320           1 655 454            100 951             24 112           3 123           205 403       133 241           167 115

42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     521           2 722 527            209 839             49 430           5 807           592 747       359 736           354 697
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               521           2 722 527            209 839             49 430           5 807           592 747       359 736           354 697

42174             Refrigeration equipment & supplies
                   whsle                                          123             441 826             39 057              9 007           1 193            68 490         34 584            34 525
421740              Refrigeration equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               123             441 826             39 057              9 007           1 193            68 490         34 584            34 525

4218            Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                 whsle                                          7 308          31 995 466          2 787 296            629 001          73 186          5 235 706    3 755 180         4 170 008
42181             Construction & mining (except
                   petroleum) machinery & equip
                   whsle                                          379           4 433 769            281 152             65 511           6 984           531 215       872 367           966 386
421810              Construction & mining (except
                     petroleum) machinery & equip
                     whsle                                        379           4 433 769            281 152             65 511           6 984           531 215       872 367           966 386

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                700           3 103 036            186 395             40 646           6 628           385 096       447 128           513 931
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                              700           3 103 036            186 395             40 646           6 628           385 096       447 128           513 931
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                               481           1 237 820            104 736             23 197           4 134           196 406       309 219           354 374
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                         173           1 673 017             64 023             13 687           1 928           153 798       108 957           126 682
4218203               Lawn & garden machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              46            192 199             17 636              3 762             566            34 892         28 952            32 875

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                        3 911          15 885 958          1 490 887            328 309          36 902          2 733 291    1 387 029         1 543 663
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                      3 911          15 885 958          1 490 887            328 309          36 902          2 733 291    1 387 029         1 543 663
4218301               Food processing machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              79            190 592             19 894              4 545             608            38 491         13 213            14 035
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                      343           1 067 305            133 111             29 933           3 285           239 681       108 660           127 406
42183021                 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps
                          & motors whsle                          156             461 903             58 352             12 982           1 388           104 220         41 653            46 461
42183022                 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts,
                          accessories, & supplies
                          whsle                                   187             605 402             74 759             16 951           1 897           135 461         67 007            80 945
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                985           3 911 190            447 847             99 475          10 003           833 503       372 781           396 067
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            251             911 283             80 634             16 173           2 042           152 709         83 851            87 887
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                      325           1 307 796            185 440             41 843           5 417           328 751       151 475           160 895
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle            1 393           5 558 915            407 550             88 732          10 126           753 514       454 929           535 022
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            535           2 938 877            216 411             47 608           5 421           386 642       202 120           222 351

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                     1 367           5 372 924            548 269            126 363          14 911          1 036 008      618 886           658 487
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                   1 367           5 372 924            548 269            126 363          14 911          1 036 008      618 886           658 487
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                      207             417 045             52 354             11 985           1 590            96 433         62 733            64 257
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                             256           1 285 267            121 577             26 764           3 331           228 213         97 504          105 703
4218403               Welding supplies whsle                      198             431 721             60 509             14 227           1 882           118 837         49 791           55 331
4218404               Industrial containers & supplies
                       whsle                                      108             418 860             32 454              7 691           1 112            65 082         14 295            16 706
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                 224           1 266 650            133 043             30 397           2 874           252 891       220 486           228 587
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle             374           1 553 381            148 332             35 299           4 122           274 552       174 077           187 903



WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                                    TEXAS       9
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                            Paid
                                                                                                                                      employees
     NAICS       Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                     for pay
      code             and kind of business                                                                                First          period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter       including          Operating   End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12           expenses     inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)            ($1,000)       ($1,000)           ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.

42                     Wholesale trade Con.

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4218            Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                 whsle Con.
42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 547           1 291 405            120 341             28 947           4 252            235 917         93 452            100 378
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                             547           1 291 405            120 341             28 947           4 252            235 917         93 452            100 378
4218501               Beauty & barber shop
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 102             144 287             16 694              3 996             684             33 928         13 198             13 971
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             189             333 901             41 464             10 228           1 560             77 140         29 674             31 876
4218503               Laundry & dry cleaning
                       equipment & supplies whsle                   52            291 535             18 042              4 295             545             34 141         13 783             15 112
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 204             521 682             44 141             10 428           1 463             90 708         36 797             39 419

42186             Transportation equipment & supplies
                   (exc motor vehicle) whsle                      404           1 908 374            160 252             39 225           3 509            314 179       336 318             387 163
421860              Transportation equipment &
                     supplies (exc motor vehicle)
                     whsle                                        404           1 908 374            160 252             39 225           3 509            314 179       336 318             387 163
4218601               Aircraft & aeronautical
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 288           1 561 367            131 331             33 140           2 691            256 755       281 197             328 570
4218602               Marine machinery, equipment, &
                       supplies whsle                               77            265 547             21 515              4 304             579             43 108         47 647             51 172
4218603               Other transportation equipment
                       & supplies whsle                             39              81 460             7 406              1 781             239             14 316          7 474              7 421

4219            Miscellaneous durable goods whsle               2 312           8 959 363            585 964            130 819          21 972           1 347 404      733 871             787 055
42191             Sporting & recreational goods &
                   supplies whsle                                 341           1 157 210             73 469             17 046           2 891            170 936       129 950             135 376
421910              Sporting & recreational goods &
                     supplies whsle                               341           1 157 210             73 469             17 046           2 891            170 936       129 950             135 376

42192             Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                   whsle                                          174             999 101             50 252             10 149           1 696            137 045         79 163             76 620
421920              Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                     whsle                                        174             999 101             50 252             10 149           1 696            137 045         79 163             76 620

42193             Recyclable material whsle                       602           2 575 696            226 198             50 627           9 341            510 939       115 342             132 856
421930              Recyclable material whsle                     602           2 575 696            226 198             50 627           9 341            510 939       115 342             132 856
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                   258           1 182 718             90 821             20 368           3 653            220 473         56 037             66 066
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                             174             696 642             77 797             16 916           3 070            186 963         47 711             52 491
42193012                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (not using power processing
                           equip)                                   84            486 076             13 024              3 452             583             33 510          8 326             13 575
4219302               Recyclable paper & paperboard
                        whsle                                      95             254 411             35 847              8 408           1 559             80 437          6 690              8 177
4219303               Other recyclable material whsle             249           1 138 567             99 530             21 851           4 129            210 029         52 615             58 613

42194             Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                   stone, & precious metal whsle                  426           1 257 506             87 251             19 286           2 915            198 151       253 853             257 062
421940              Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                     stone, & precious metal whsle                426           1 257 506             87 251             19 286           2 915            198 151       253 853             257 062
4219401               Jewelry, watch, diamonds,
                       precious stone, & silverware
                       whsle                                      388             858 408             74 187             16 131           2 665            168 809       196 349             198 678
4219402               Precious metal (excluding ores)
                       whsle                                        38            399 098             13 064              3 155             250             29 342         57 504             58 384

42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                          769           2 969 850            148 794             33 711           5 129            330 333       155 563             185 141
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                  769           2 969 850            148 794             33 711           5 129            330 333       155 563             185 141
4219901               Musical instruments & supplies
                       whsle                                        33            143 166             17 892              3 916             484             37 604         23 095             22 948
4219902               Forest products (except lumber)
                       whsle                                      108             248 948             15 426              2 720             465             48 977         13 786             22 967
4219903               General merchandise (durable
                       goods) whsle                               263             538 471             36 829              8 292           1 346             78 000         37 844             45 763
4219904               Prerecorded media whsle                     116           1 611 771             36 901              9 024           1 418             76 148         55 669             59 268
42199041                 Compact discs/prerecorded
                          audio tapes, & phonograph
                          records whsle                             92                   D                  D                  D               g                 D               D                  D
42199042                 Prerecorded video tapes
                          whsle                                     24                   D                  D                  D               e                 D               D                  D
4219905               Fire extinguishers & fire safety
                       equipment whsle                             82             122 049             17 912              4 407             612             30 792          8 108              8 083
4219906               Other durable goods whsle                   167             305 445             23 834              5 352             804             58 812         17 061             26 112

422           Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                10 703        157 079 279           5 138 095         1 225 588          161 417          11 382 755    5 492 010          5 989 030

4221            Paper & paper product whsle                     1 035           6 397 240            433 454            103 589          14 443            802 068       299 504             319 862
42211             Printing & writing paper whsle                  157           1 388 063             80 058             20 386           2 157            139 901        63 976              67 914
422110              Printing & writing paper whsle                157           1 388 063             80 058             20 386           2 157            139 901        63 976              67 914

42212             Stationery & office supplies whsle              567           2 748 151            224 167             53 286           8 560            431 291       159 268             171 205
422120              Stationery & office supplies whsle            567           2 748 151            224 167             53 286           8 560            431 291       159 268             171 205

42213             Industrial & personal service paper
                   whsle                                          311           2 261 026            129 229             29 917           3 726            230 876         76 260             80 743
422130              Industrial & personal service paper
                     whsle                                        311           2 261 026            129 229             29 917           3 726            230 876         76 260             80 743

10        TEXAS                                                                                                           WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                    U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census    Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Paid
                                                                                                                                     employees
     NAICS       Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                    for pay
      code             and kind of business                                                                                First         period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter      including          Operating    End of 1996     End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll     March 12           expenses      inventoriesr    inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)      (number)            ($1,000)        ($1,000)        ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
42                     Wholesale trade Con.

422           Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
               Con.

4222            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                560          10 848 480            421 383             98 803           9 360           883 990        729 406         818 775
42221             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle              560          10 848 480            421 383             98 803           9 360           883 990        729 406         818 775
422210              Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                     whsle                                        560          10 848 480            421 383             98 803           9 360           883 990        729 406         818 775
4222101               General line drugs whsle                    208           4 384 392             94 096             21 196           3 099           230 857        469 594         525 975
4222102               Specialty line drug,
                       pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                       toiletries whsle                           352           6 464 088            327 287             77 607           6 261           653 133        259 812         292 800

4223            Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle           1 010           4 140 758            240 025             55 275           8 736           550 355        299 752         331 016
42231             Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                   goods whsle                                    238             711 308             52 842             11 772           2 038           122 012          69 295          79 988
422310              Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                     goods whsle                                  238             711 308             52 842             11 772           2 038           122 012          69 295          79 988
4223101               Piece goods jobbers                         170             585 770             40 562              9 119           1 558            95 095          59 622          69 576
4223102               Notions & other dry goods
                       whsle                                        68            125 538             12 280              2 653               480          26 917           9 673          10 412

42232             Men’s & boys’ clothing & furnishings
                   whsle                                          253           1 489 965             89 221             21 544           3 052           200 954        101 001         105 760
422320              Men’s & boys’ clothing &
                     furnishings whsle                            253           1 489 965             89 221             21 544           3 052           200 954        101 001         105 760

42233             Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                   clothing & accessories whsle                   427           1 094 673             71 952             16 939           3 028           155 831          71 032          83 394
422330              Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                      clothing & accessories whsle                427           1 094 673             71 952             16 939           3 028           155 831          71 032          83 394

42234             Footwear whsle                                    92            844 812             26 010              5 020               618          71 558          58 424          61 874
422340              Footwear whsle                                  92            844 812             26 010              5 020               618          71 558          58 424          61 874

4224            Grocery & related products whsle                2 229          36 194 406          1 547 578            372 846          55 229          3 107 747       991 014       1 063 374
42241             General line grocery whsle                      194          12 434 024            404 038            102 094          13 825            787 552       440 382         439 687
422410              General line grocery whsle                    194          12 434 024            404 038            102 094          13 825            787 552       440 382         439 687
4224102               General line grocery whsle,
                       retail cooperative                           11          1 019 564             41 205              9 503           1 470            88 686          54 824          54 119
4224103               Other general line grocery
                       whsle                                      180                    D                  D                  D                j                D               D               D

42242             Packaged frozen food whsle                      221           4 413 608            163 236             39 304           5 456           352 612        107 075         135 770
422420              Packaged frozen food whsle                    221           4 413 608            163 236             39 304           5 456           352 612        107 075         135 770

42243             Dairy products, (except dried or
                   canned) whsle                                  114           2 098 994             81 140             19 697           2 337           171 935          44 645          46 666
422430              Dairy products, (except dried or
                     canned) whsle                                114           2 098 994             81 140             19 697           2 337           171 935          44 645          46 666
4224302               Dairy product (except raw milk)
                        whsle                                     112                    D                  D                  D                g                D               D               D

42244             Poultry & poultry product whsle                   66            684 107             40 646              9 365           1 576            89 232          17 755          21 628
422440              Poultry & poultry product whsle                 66            684 107             40 646              9 365           1 576            89 232          17 755          21 628
4224402               Poultry & poultry product
                        (except live) whsle                         63                   D                  D                  D                g                D               D               D

42245             Confectionery whsle                             164           1 868 022            137 253             32 701           4 585           246 438          37 183          40 687
422450              Confectionery whsle                           164           1 868 022            137 253             32 701           4 585           246 438          37 183          40 687
42246             Fish & seafood whsle                            123             538 494             25 572              5 877           1 012            56 754          19 996          25 473
422460              Fish & seafood whsle                          123             538 494             25 572              5 877           1 012            56 754          19 996          25 473

42247             Meat & meat product whsle                       214           2 341 570             80 025             18 870           3 158           168 340          56 662          74 647
422470             Meat & meat product whsle                      214           2 341 570             80 025             18 870           3 158           168 340          56 662          74 647

42248             Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                   395           2 514 201            170 699             39 170           7 809           364 456          29 358          32 509
422480              Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                 395           2 514 201            170 699             39 170           7 809           364 456          29 358          32 509

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                          738           9 301 386            444 969            105 768          15 471           870 428        237 958         246 307
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                        738           9 301   386          444   969          105   768        15   471         870   428      237   958       246   307
4224901               Coffee, tea, & spice whsle                  105             624   341           34   456            8   141         1   243          80   379       16   992        17   828
4224902               Bread & baked goods whsle                   122             673   893           52   577           12   819         2   251          91   961       12   470        12   881
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                           173           1 560   191          171   917           40   128         5   896         316   925       33   289        35   609
4224904               Canned goods whsle                           55           1 112   901           21   946            5   419             670          51   973       21   042        20   936
4224905               Food & beverage basic
                       materials whsle                             41             213 922             10 366              2 463             357            26 524         11 826          19 291
4224906               Other grocery specialties whsle             242           5 116 138            153 707             36 798           5 054           302 666        142 339         139 762

4225            Farm product raw material whsle                   743           8 726 477            148 873             31 857           7 923           406 945        603 854         639 737
42251             Grain & field bean whsle                        325           2 980 904             72 209             15 924           2 524           190 216        281 199         281 019
422510              Grain & field bean whsle                      325           2 980 904             72 209             15 924           2 524           190 216        281 199         281 019

42252             Livestock whsle                                 232           2 886 396             36 587              8 415           4 024            93 060          21 547          26 119
422520              Livestock whsle                               232           2 886 396             36 587              8 415           4 024            93 060          21 547          26 119

42259             Other farm product raw material
                   whsle                                          186           2 859 177             40 077              7 518           1 375           123 669        301 108         332 599
422590              Other farm product raw material
                     whsle                                        186           2 859 177             40 077              7 518           1 375           123 669        301 108         332 599
4225901               Hides, skins, & pelts whsle                  19              98 392              2 519                766             145             6 780         10 170          10 515
4225903               Wool, wool tops, & mohair
                       whsle                                        25             43 432              2 321                593               143           5 387          5 552           5 467
4225904               Cotton whsle                                  75          2 288 123             21 081              3 268               451          84 534        181 383         222 008
4225905               Other farm product raw material
                       whsle                                        66                   D                  D                  D                f                D               D               D

WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                                TEXAS         11
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                            Paid
                                                                                                                                      employees
     NAICS       Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                     for pay
      code             and kind of business                                                                                First          period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter       including         Operating   End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12          expenses     inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)           ($1,000)       ($1,000)           ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.

42                     Wholesale trade Con.

422           Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
               Con.

4226            Chemical & allied products whsle                1 492          16 748 285            704 891            174 754          16 172          1 489 822       573 436            637 665
42261             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                   shapes whsle                                   329           3 360 822            138 327             32 682           3 576           332 034        222 902            261 364
422610              Plastics materials & basic forms &
                     shapes whsle                                 329           3 360 822            138 327             32 682           3 576           332 034        222 902            261 364

42269             Other chemical & allied products
                   whsle                                        1 163          13 387 463            566 564            142 072          12 596          1 157 788       350 534            376 301
422690              Other chemical & allied products
                     whsle                                      1 163          13 387 463            566 564            142 072          12 596          1 157 788       350 534            376 301
4226901               Industrial gases (except LP)
                       whsle                                      126             334 101             43 609             10 142           1 156            94 600         20 995             25 196
4226902               Other chemical & allied products
                       whsle                                    1 037          13 053 362            522 955            131 930          11 440          1 063 188       329 539            351 105

4227            Petroleum & petroleum products
                 whsle                                          1 222          58 473 213            659 320            162 785          16 918          2 066 832    1 018 693          1 015 651
42271             Petroleum bulk stations & terminals             762          30 172 687            410 876             96 113          10 965          1 067 325      611 155            612 540
422710              Petroleum bulk stations &
                     terminals                                    762          30 172 687            410 876             96 113          10 965          1 067 325       611 155            612 540
4227101                Petroleum bulk stations &
                        terminals (except LP)                     718          26 829 090            343 334             82 243           9 710           934 099        534 050            535 918
42271011                 Petroleum bulk stations
                          (except LP)                             598           6 100 651            184 492             45 156           6 488           475 019        118 415            120 665
42271012                 Petroleum bulk terminals
                          (except LP)                             120          20 728 439            158 842             37 087           3 222           459 080        415 635            415 253
4227102                Liquefied petroleum bulk
                        stations & terminals                        44          3 343 597             67 542             13 870           1 255           133 226         77 105             76 622

42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                460          28 300 526            248 444             66 672           5 953           999 507        407 538            403 111
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)              460          28 300 526            248 444             66 672           5 953           999 507        407 538            403 111

4228            Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                 beverage whsle                                   304                    D                  D                  D               j                D               D                  D
42281             Beer & ale whsle                                217                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D                  D
422810              Beer & ale whsle                              217                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D                  D

42282             Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                   whsle                                            87          1 894 579            126 619             29 430           3 131           240 734        154 801            254 374
422820              Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                     whsle                                          87          1 894 579            126 619             29 430           3 131           240 734        154 801            254 374
4228201               Wine & distilled alcoholic bev
                       (licensed operation) whsle                   87          1 894 579            126 619             29 430           3 131           240 734        154 801            254 374

4229            Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                 whsle                                          2 108                   D                  D                  D                j                D              D                  D
42291             Farm supplies whsle                             483           1 912 469            117 229             25 918           4 111           271 710        196 787            216 558
422910              Farm supplies whsle                           483           1 912 469            117 229             25 918           4 111           271 710        196 787            216 558
4229101                Farm supplies farm dealers                 221             605 848             35 185              8 615           1 429            91 719         54 832             59 992
4229102                Farm supplies whsle
                        distributors                              262           1 306 621             82 044             17 303           2 682           179 991        141 955            156 566

42292             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                   whsle                                          256           2 227 870            115 501             29 795           4 296           272 454        147 247            149 075
422920              Book, periodical, & newspaper
                     whsle                                        256           2 227 870            115 501             29 795           4 296           272 454        147 247            149 075

42293             Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                   supplies whsle                                 269             503 260             62 390             15 198           3 082           132 599         51 734             55 130
422930              Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                     supplies whsle                               269             503 260             62 390             15 198           3 082           132 599         51 734             55 130

42294             Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                   61          2 929 224             90 123             21 157           2 974           156 880        113 444            114 087
422940              Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                 61          2 929 224             90 123             21 157           2 974           156 880        113 444            114 087

42295             Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                177             489 395             45 779             11 065           1 465           101 470         31 309             35 686
422950              Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle              177             489 395             45 779             11 065           1 465           101 470         31 309             35 686
4229501               Paint, varnish, & supplies
                        whsle                                     177             489 395             45 779             11 065           1 465           101 470         31 309             35 686

42299             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                   goods whsle                                    862                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                  862                   D                  D                  D               h                 D              D                  D
4229901               Art goods whsle                             264             405 509             38 191              8 486           1 589            87 655         38 724             42 066
4229902               General merchandise
                       (nondurable goods) whsle                   186           1 069 119             22 743              5 277             841            46 327         28 345             33 764
4229903               Textile bags, bagging, & burlap
                       whsle                                       24                    D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle                388                    D                  D                  D               g                D               D                  D




12        TEXAS                                                                                                           WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                    U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census   Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Paid
                                                                                                                                     employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                    for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First         period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter      including            Operating        End of 1996     End of 1997
                                                               ments                   Sales           payroll            payroll     March 12             expenses          inventoriesr    inventoriesr
                                                            (number)                ($1,000)         ($1,000)           ($1,000)      (number)              ($1,000)            ($1,000)        ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
                       Merchant wholesalers                    27 432        170 652 608         10 891 703          2 473 407         r322   577        r22   445 677      14 227 410      15 593 740

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods                   18 737          87 446 965          7 326 634         1 644 218         r204   929        r14   762 787       9 769 451      10 661 559

4211            Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                 supplies whsle                                 1 854          11 983 092            612 188            139 812          20 395           1 266 074            973 993       1 043 438
42111             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                   whsle                                          445           7 625 621            227 100             52 707           6 229                468 339         413 961         432 020
421110              Automobile & other motor vehicle
                     whsle                                        445           7 625 621            227 100             52 707           6 229                468 339         413 961         432 020
4211101               Automobile & motorcycle whsle               198           4 606 523             51 452             14 080           1 414                124 294          61 616          69 840
4211102               Bus & recreational vehicle
                        whsle                                       15                    D                 D                  D                c                      D               D               D
4211103               Light truck & van (14,000 lb or
                        less) whsle                                 29                    D                 D                  D                e                      D               D               D
4211104               Medium truck & tractor (14,001
                        lb to 26,000 lb) whsle                      33                    D                 D                  D                e                      D               D               D
4211105               Heavy truck & tractor (over
                        26,000 lb) whsle                          170                     D                 D                  D                h                      D               D               D

42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                          718           3 627 536            281 158             63 302           9 479                584 081         463 143         509 977
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                        718           3 627 536            281 158             63 302           9 479                584 081         463 143         509 977
4211201               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts warehouse distributors               275           1 882 486            141 765             31 840           4 533                297 638         177 383         192 963
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                              388           1 684 094            129 851             29 776           4 683                269 020         279 114         306 649
4211203               Petroleum products marketing
                       equipment whsle                              55               60 956            9 542              1 686               263               17 423            6 646          10 365

42113             Tire & tube whsle                               126               330 465           33 311              7 456           1 187                 68 493           33 931          33 292
421130               Tire & tube whsle                            126               330 465           33 311              7 456           1 187                 68 493           33 931          33 292

42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle               565               399 470           70 619             16 347           3 500                145 161           62 958          68 149
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle              565               399 470           70 619             16 347           3 500                145 161           62 958          68 149

4212            Furniture & home furnishings whsle                816           3 044 209            291 174             66 323           9 275                693 481         322 635         354 283
42121             Furniture whsle                                 343           1 234 200            139 992             32 949           4 275                261 758         109 062         122 785
421210              Furniture whsle                               343           1 234 200            139 992             32 949           4 275                261 758         109 062         122 785
4212101                Household & lawn furniture
                        whsle                                     180               386 716           41 082             10 338           1 569                 90 645           55 553          66 261
4212102                Office & business furniture
                        whsle                                     163               847 484           98 910             22 611           2 706                171 113           53 509          56 524

42122             Home furnishings whsle                          473           1 810 009            151 182             33 374           5 000                431 723         213 573         231 498
421220              Home furnishings whsle                        473           1 810 009            151 182             33 374           5 000                431 723         213 573         231 498
4212201               Household china, glassware, &
                       crockery whsle                               55              205 783           16 876              3 620               590               40 247           26 359          20 101
4212202               Linens, domestics, draperies, &
                       curtains whsle                              87               162 585           22 682              5 799             862                 45 000           18 544          21 791
4212203               Floor coverings whsle                       172               707 122           62 038             12 728           1 744                139 274           87 238          97 416
4212204               Other home furnishings whsle                159               734 519           49 586             11 227           1 804                207 202           81 432          92 190

4213            Lumber & other construction materials
                 whsle                                            718           3 407 604            269 197             63 645           9 282                549 891         316 449         343 597
42131             Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                   panel whsle                                    302           2 338 856            142 973             33 905           4 518                275 623         210 296         236 478
421310              Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                     wood panel whsle                             302           2 338 856            142 973             33 905           4 518                275 623         210 296         236 478
4213101               Lumber without yard whsle                    58             253 701             11 124              2 737             347                 19 956          14 817          15 491
4213102               Lumber with yard whsle                       83           1 073 391             53 973             11 928           1 701                114 894          95 360         111 022
4213103               Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                       wood panel whsle                           161           1 011 764             77 876             19 240           2 470                140 773         100 119         109 965

42132             Brick, stone, & related construction
                   materials whsle                                171               304 299           32 078              7 050           1 184                 68 740           31 990          33 390
421320              Brick, stone, & related construction
                      materials whsle                             171               304 299           32 078              7 050           1 184                 68 740           31 990          33 390
4213201                Brick, block, tile, clay/cement
                        sewer pipe whsle                            51                    D                 D                  D                c                      D               D               D
4213202                Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                  79                    D                 D                  D                f                      D               D               D
4213203                Cement, lime, & related
                        products whsle                              41              100 129            5 213              1 182               196               13 176            9 190           9 223

42133             Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                   whsle                                            69              332 263           42 209             10 972           1 552                 96 210           30 034          30 848
421330              Roofing, siding, & insulation
                     material whsle                                 69              332 263           42 209             10 972           1 552                 96 210           30 034          30 848
4213301               Roofing, siding, & insulation
                       material whsle                               69              332 263           42 209             10 972           1 552                 96 210           30 034          30 848

42139             Other construction materials whsle              176               432 186           51 937             11 718           2 028                109 318           44 129          42 881
421390              Other construction materials
                     whsle                                        176               432 186           51 937             11 718           2 028                109 318           44 129          42 881
4213901               Flat glass & other construction
                       glass whsle                                  44                    D                 D                  D                e                      D               D               D
4213902               Other construction materials
                       whsle                                      132                     D                 D                  D                g                      D               D               D

4214            Professional & commercial equipment
                 & supplies whsle                               2 800          14 817 267          1 430 658            317 854         r34   601         r2   784 387         993 338       1 073 156
42141             Photographic equipment & supplies
                   whsle                                            76                    D                 D                  D                f                      D               D               D
421410              Photographic equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 76                    D                 D                  D                f                      D               D               D

42142             Office equipment whsle                          r469         r2   671 972         r296   995          r67   720        r8   629              r570   973      r247   533      r249   991
421420              Office equipment whsle                        r469         r2   671 972         r296   995          r67   720        r8   629              r570   973      r247   533      r249   991


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                                      TEXAS          13
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                             Paid
                                                                                                                                       employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                      for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First           period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter        including        Operating     End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll       March 12         expenses       inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)        (number)          ($1,000)         ($1,000)           ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
                       Merchant wholesalers      Con.
421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.
4214            Professional & commercial equipment
                 & supplies whsle Con.
42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                   1 115           8 059 268            711 110            153 982           14 074         1 371 690        406 054             447 804
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                 1 115           8 059 268            711 110            153 982           14 074         1 371 690        406 054             447 804
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                            888                     D                  D                  D                 j               D               D                  D
42143011                 Computers & peripheral
                          equipment for resale                    359           4 307 282            230 047             51 297            4 855          547 838         266 139             293 739
42143012                 Computers & peripheral
                          equipment for end use                   529                     D                  D                  D                 i               D               D                  D
4214302               Computer software (packaged)
                       whsle                                      227                     D                  D                  D                h                D               D                  D
42144             Other commercial equipment whsle                r306            r810   795          r89   471         r19    731        r2   839        r167   318       r56   567          r61   163
421440              Other commercial equipment
                     whsle                                        r306            r810   795          r89   471         r19    731        r2   839        r167   318       r56   567          r61   163
4214401               Restaurant & hotel equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             179             634 793             59 289             13 009            1 889          111 496           41 476             44 662
4214402               Store machines & equipment
                       whsle                                      r127            r176   002          r30   182           r6   722             r950        r55   822       r15   091          r16   501
42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     596           2 207 741            224 366             51 738            5 466          420 116         191 260             218 440
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                   596           2 207 741            224 366             51 738            5 466          420 116         191 260             218 440
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                             531                     D                  D                  D                h                D               D                  D
4214502               Dental equipment & supplies
                       whsle                                        65                    D                  D                  D                 f               D               D                  D
42146             Ophthalmic goods whsle                            75            275 149             38 970              9 817            1 635           87 470           31 249             32 660
421460             Ophthalmic goods whsle                           75            275 149             38 970              9 817            1 635           87 470           31 249             32 660
42149             Other professional equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 163                     D                  D                  D                g                D               D                  D
421490              Other professional equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               163                     D                  D                  D                g                D               D                  D
4214901               Religious & school supplies
                       whsle                                        24              32 698             7 285                   841             191         10 910            2 763              2 755
4214902               Other professional equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             139                     D                  D                  D                g                D               D                  D
4215            Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                 whsle                                            926                   D                  D                  D                 j               D               D                  D
42151             Metal service centers & offices                 903           9 047 389            468 584            104 152           11 603          971 299       1 357 975          1 417 521
421510              Metal service centers & offices               903           9 047 389            468 584            104 152           11 603          971 299       1 357 975          1 417 521
4215101               Ferrous metal service centers &
                       sales offices                              766           8 254 421            409 843             90 553           10 018          855 054       1 231 677          1 282 131
42151011                 Ferrous metal service
                          centers                                 597           7 552 479            371 209             81 669            8 897          778 200       1 231 677          1 282 131
42151012                 Ferrous metal sales offices              169             701 942             38 634              8 884            1 121           76 854               –                  –
4215102               Nonferrous metal service
                       centers & sales offices                    137             792 968             58 741             13 599            1 585          116 245         126 298             135 390
42151021                 Nonferrous metal service
                          centers                                 107                     D                  D                  D                g                D               D                  D
42151022                 Nonferrous metal sales
                          offices                                   30                    D                  D                  D                c                D               D                  D
42152             Coal & other mineral & ore whsle                  23                    D                  D                  D                c                D               D                  D
421520              Coal & other mineral & ore whsle                23                    D                  D                  D                c                D               D                  D
4215202               Other mineral & ore whsle                     20                    D                  D                  D                c                D               D                  D
4216            Electrical goods whsle                          2 031          12 762 807          1 115 620            251 288           26 298         2 292 167      1 214 457          1 348 604
42161             Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                   supp, & const material whsle                   689           3 060 617            298 491             72 103            8 681          557 473         416 198             458 587
421610              Electrical apparatus & equip,
                      wiring supp, & const material
                      whsle                                       689           3 060 617            298 491             72 103            8 681          557 473         416 198             458 587
42162             Electrical appliance, television &
                   radio set whsle                                222           1 739 492             90 608             19 791            2 283          250 300         134 713             141 367
421620              Electrical appliance, television &
                     radio set whsle                              222           1 739 492             90 608             19 791            2 283          250 300         134 713             141 367
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                        1 120           7 962 698            726 521            159 394           15 334         1 484 394        663 546             748 650
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                      1 120           7 962 698            726 521            159 394           15 334         1 484 394        663 546             748 650
4216901               Communications equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             513           3 645 189            426 496             94 002            8 721          857 742         319 655             370 187
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                      607           4 317 509            300 025             65 392            6 613          626 652         343 891             378 463
4217            Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                 equipment & supplies whsle                     1 397           4 124 935            456 686            102 807           13 852          870 089         600 604             658 513
42171             Hardware whsle                                  610           1 880 399            220 577             47 402            6 486          405 122         271 897             318 050
421710              Hardware whsle                                610           1 880 399            220 577             47 402            6 486          405 122         271 897             318 050
42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                     231             776 336             73 789             17 920            2 484          153 830         109 320             122 050
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                   231             776 336             73 789             17 920            2 484          153 830         109 320             122 050
42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     459           1 267 425            135 903             30 977            4 013          264 290         191 503             189 085
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               459           1 267 425            135 903             30 977            4 013          264 290         191 503             189 085


14        TEXAS                                                                                                           WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                     U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census    Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Paid
                                                                                                                                     employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                    for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First         period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter      including          Operating   End of 1996     End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll     March 12           expenses     inventoriesr    inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)      (number)            ($1,000)       ($1,000)        ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.

                       Merchant wholesalers     Con.

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4217            Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                 equipment & supplies whsle Con.
42174             Refrigeration equipment & supplies
                   whsle                                            97            200 775             26 417              6 508             869            46 847         27 884          29 328
421740              Refrigeration equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 97            200 775             26 417              6 508             869            46 847         27 884          29 328

4218            Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                 whsle                                          6 146          21 302 447          2 140 388            477 072          58 779          4 076 217    3 270 313       3 651 383
42181             Construction & mining (except
                   petroleum) machinery & equip
                   whsle                                          334           3 735 967            253 015             58 762           6 284           481 146       778 198         851 121
421810              Construction & mining (except
                     petroleum) machinery & equip
                     whsle                                        334           3 735 967            253 015             58 762           6 284           481 146       778 198         851 121

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                659           1 930 798            162 604             35 771           6 164           335 242       414 966         481 437
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                              659           1 930 798            162 604             35 771           6 164           335 242       414 966         481 437
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                               469                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D               D
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                         150                    D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
4218203               Lawn & garden machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              40                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                        3 137           9 733 750          1 054 327            228 406          27 227          1 961 334    1 130 527       1 278 632
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                      3 137           9 733 750          1 054 327            228 406          27 227          1 961 334    1 130 527       1 278 632
4218301               Food processing machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              63            114 079             16 057              3 602             521            30 785         11 277          12 072
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                      286             783 761            114 412             25 059           2 920           208 600         95 307        112 217
42183021                 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps
                          & motors whsle                          119             299 742             45 853              9 644           1 150            82 324         36 181          40 144
42183022                 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts,
                          accessories, & supplies
                          whsle                                   167             484 019             68 559             15 415           1 770           126 276         59 126          72 073
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                791           2 197 807            283 524             62 088           6 923           532 602       335 804         370 974
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            196             640 683             68 927             13 603           1 723           128 657         77 059          80 876
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                      274             915 142            135 671             30 112           3 833           240 047       114 732         122 515
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle            1 107           3 787 186            291 183             62 791           7 840           552 603       325 238         390 649
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            420           1 295 092            144 553             31 151           3 467           268 040       171 110         189 329

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                     1 173           3 567 196            425 442             97 733          11 914           813 496       544 146         579 981
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                   1 173           3 567 196            425 442             97 733          11 914           813 496       544 146         579 981
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                      200             391 715             50 683             11 486           1 549            93 170         62 688          64 205
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                             204             535 481             61 493             13 882           1 802           120 340         89 176          96 697
4218403               Welding supplies whsle                      180                   D                  D                  D               g                 D              D               D
4218404               Industrial containers & supplies
                       whsle                                        90            367 973             30 434              7 041           1 007            58 885         14 195          16 586
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                 189             995 153            116 021             26 027           2 503           219 655       204 627         211 587
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle             310                   D                  D                  D               h                 D             D               D

42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 499             848 300            110 948             27 007           4 046           216 991         86 807          92 957
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                             499             848 300            110 948             27 007           4 046           216 991         86 807          92 957
4218501               Beauty & barber shop
                       equipment & supplies whsle                   94                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             176             267 093             38 946              9 674           1 503            72 544         29 671          31 874
4218503               Laundry & dry cleaning
                       equipment & supplies whsle                   47                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 182                    D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D

42186             Transportation equipment & supplies
                   (exc motor vehicle) whsle                      344           1 486 436            134 052             29 393           3 144           268 008       315 669         367 255
421860              Transportation equipment &
                     supplies (exc motor vehicle)
                     whsle                                        344           1 486 436            134 052             29 393           3 144           268 008       315 669         367 255
4218601               Aircraft & aeronautical
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 245           1 218 965            107 753             23 978           2 381           216 073       267 920         314 201
4218602               Marine machinery, equipment, &
                       supplies whsle                               64                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D
4218603               Other transportation equipment
                       & supplies whsle                             35                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D




WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                               TEXAS        15
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                            Paid
                                                                                                                                      employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                     for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First          period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter       including         Operating   End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12          expenses     inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)           ($1,000)       ($1,000)           ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
                       Merchant wholesalers     Con.
421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.
4219            Miscellaneous durable goods whsle               2 049                    D                  D                  D               j                D               D                  D
42191             Sporting & recreational goods &
                   supplies whsle                                 270                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
421910              Sporting & recreational goods &
                     supplies whsle                               270                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
42192             Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                   whsle                                          139             437 041             34 110              7 288           1 323           100 673         61 588             58 487
421920              Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                     whsle                                        139             437 041             34 110              7 288           1 323           100 673         61 588             58 487
42193             Recyclable material whsle                       583           2 534 991            224 658             50 238           9 278           507 470        115 196            132 344
421930              Recyclable material whsle                     583           2 534 991            224 658             50 238           9 278           507 470        115 196            132 344
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                   252                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                             170                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
42193012                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (not using power processing
                           equip)                                   82                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
4219302              Recyclable paper & paperboard
                        whsle                                      92                   D                  D                  D               g                 D              D                  D
4219303              Other recyclable material whsle              239           1 118 598             98 857             21 681           4 096           208 402         52 607             58 361
42194             Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                   stone, & precious metal whsle                  393           1 203 807             84 057             18 274           2 835           191 811        250 831            254 057
421940              Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                     stone, & precious metal whsle                393           1 203 807             84 057             18 274           2 835           191 811        250 831            254 057
4219401               Jewelry, watch, diamonds,
                       precious stone, & silverware
                       whsle                                      358                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
4219402               Precious metal (excluding ores)
                       whsle                                        35                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                          664                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                  664                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
4219901               Musical instruments & supplies
                       whsle                                        30                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
4219902               Forest products (except lumber)
                       whsle                                        99                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
4219903               General merchandise (durable
                       goods) whsle                               220             392 855             30 770              6 831           1 033            68 718         37 093             44 173
4219904               Prerecorded media whsle                      97                   D                  D                  D               g                 D              D                  D
42199041                 Compact discs/prerecorded
                          audio tapes, & phonograph
                          records whsle                             74                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
42199042                 Prerecorded video tapes
                          whsle                                     23                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
4219905               Fire extinguishers & fire safety
                       equipment whsle                             75                    D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
4219906               Other durable goods whsle                   143                    D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
422           Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                 8 695          83 205 643          3 565 069            829 189         117 648          7 682 890    4 457 959          4 932 181
4221            Paper & paper product whsle                       823           2 675 425            312 486             72 715           9 416           563 573        245 472            263 413
42211             Printing & writing paper whsle                  116             632 800             54 360             13 387           1 561            92 783         48 921             52 110
422110              Printing & writing paper whsle                116             632 800             54 360             13 387           1 561            92 783         48 921             52 110
42212             Stationery & office supplies whsle              455           1 366 479            166 201             38 113           5 047           310 050        142 719            153 761
422120              Stationery & office supplies whsle            455           1 366 479            166 201             38 113           5 047           310 050        142 719            153 761
42213             Industrial & personal service paper
                   whsle                                          252             676 146             91 925             21 215           2 808           160 740         53 832             57 542
422130              Industrial & personal service paper
                     whsle                                        252             676 146             91 925             21 215           2 808           160 740         53 832             57 542

4222            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                497           5 949 083            239 712             52 602           6 690           577 574        642 206            733 570
42221             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle              497           5 949 083            239 712             52 602           6 690           577 574        642 206            733 570
422210              Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                     whsle                                        497           5 949 083            239 712             52 602           6 690           577 574        642 206            733 570
4222101               General line drugs whsle                    208           4 384 392             94 096             21 196           3 099           230 857        469 594            525 975
4222102               Specialty line drug,
                       pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                       toiletries whsle                           289           1 564 691            145 616             31 406           3 591           346 717        172 612            207 595

4223            Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle             759           2 185 194            160 452             35 752           6 568           378 991        221 737            245 177
42231             Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                   goods whsle                                    190             355 195             42 665              9 463           1 794            98 936         61 881             72 402
422310              Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                     goods whsle                                  190             355 195             42 665              9 463           1 794            98 936         61 881             72 402
4223101               Piece goods jobbers                         132             297 198             31 944              7 199           1 359            78 881         54 874             64 840
4223102               Notions & other dry goods
                       whsle                                        58              57 997            10 721              2 264             435            20 055          7 007              7 562

42232             Men’s & boys’ clothing & furnishings
                   whsle                                          187             625 437             48 092             10 972           1 949           114 136         79 033             83 113
422320              Men’s & boys’ clothing &
                     furnishings whsle                            187             625 437             48 092             10 972           1 949           114 136         79 033             83 113

42233             Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                   clothing & accessories whsle                   307             514 775             52 615             12 097           2 333           120 300         55 915             65 889
422330              Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                      clothing & accessories whsle                307             514 775             52 615             12 097           2 333           120 300         55 915             65 889

42234             Footwear whsle                                    75            689 787             17 080              3 220             492            45 619         24 908             23 773
422340              Footwear whsle                                  75            689 787             17 080              3 220             492            45 619         24 908             23 773


16        TEXAS                                                                                                           WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                    U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census   Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Paid
                                                                                                                                     employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                    for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First         period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter      including          Operating   End of 1996     End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll     March 12           expenses     inventoriesr    inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)      (number)            ($1,000)       ($1,000)        ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
                       Merchant wholesalers     Con.
422           Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
               Con.
4224            Grocery & related products whsle                1 704          17 729 523            995 860            235 912          37 159          2 074 998      860 751         941 841
42241             General line grocery whsle                      148           7 689 463            343 863             85 400          11 188            679 887      440 382         439 687
422410              General line grocery whsle                    148           7 689 463            343 863             85 400          11 188            679 887      440 382         439 687
4224102               General line grocery whsle,
                       retail cooperative                           11          1 019 564             41 205              9 503           1 470            88 686         54 824          54 119
4224103               Other general line grocery
                       whsle                                      134                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D               D
42242             Packaged frozen food whsle                      157           2 262 687            118 788             27 478           3 968           248 468         92 609        124 494
422420              Packaged frozen food whsle                    157           2 262 687            118 788             27 478           3 968           248 468         92 609        124 494
42243             Dairy products, (except dried or
                   canned) whsle                                    70                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D
422430              Dairy products, (except dried or
                     canned) whsle                                  70                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D
4224302               Dairy product (except raw milk)
                        whsle                                       68                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D
42244             Poultry & poultry product whsle                   52                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
422440              Poultry & poultry product whsle                 52                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
4224402               Poultry & poultry product
                        (except live) whsle                         49                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
42245             Confectionery whsle                             120             459 973             36 226              7 872           1 321            97 427         37 140          40 687
422450              Confectionery whsle                           120             459 973             36 226              7 872           1 321            97 427         37 140          40 687
42246             Fish & seafood whsle                            111             470 579             24 404              5 596             984            54 752         19 971          25 447
422460              Fish & seafood whsle                          111             470 579             24 404              5 596             984            54 752         19 971          25 447
42247             Meat & meat product whsle                       184           1 465 870             62 224             14 589           2 625           129 402         44 266          60 797
422470             Meat & meat product whsle                      184           1 465 870             62 224             14 589           2 625           129 402         44 266          60 797
42248             Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                   352           2 325 820            163 580             37 510           7 495           349 792         29 318          32 459
422480              Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                 352           2 325 820            163 580             37 510           7 495           349 792         29 318          32 459
42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                          510           2 389 714            195 437             45 682           7 526           417 228       174 724         192 006
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                        510           2 389 714            195 437             45 682           7 526           417 228       174 724         192 006
4224901               Coffee, tea, & spice whsle                   71             138 695             17 159              4 295             751            35 251        10 500          10 988
4224902               Bread & baked goods whsle                    98             156 009             21 435              4 587           1 053            37 691         3 665           4 051
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                            92                   D                  D                  D               g                 D             D               D
4224904               Canned goods whsle                           37             222 259             10 845              2 387             358            26 543        20 574          20 622
4224905               Food & beverage basic
                       materials whsle                             28               89 150             6 732              1 681             275            19 680          9 722          17 132
4224906               Other grocery specialties whsle             184                    D                 D                  D               h                 D              D               D

4225            Farm product raw material whsle                   581           6 377 008            124 219             26 263           4 837           348 028       601 887         637 642
42251             Grain & field bean whsle                        311           2 802 381             71 246             15 698           2 484           188 237       281 188         281 007
422510              Grain & field bean whsle                      311           2 802 381             71 246             15 698           2 484           188 237       281 188         281 007

42252             Livestock whsle                                 114             793 775             14 417              3 407           1 068            39 639         20 708          25 070
422520              Livestock whsle                               114             793 775             14 417              3 407           1 068            39 639         20 708          25 070

42259             Other farm product raw material
                   whsle                                          156           2 780 852             38 556              7 158           1 285           120 152       299 991         331 565
422590              Other farm product raw material
                     whsle                                        156           2 780 852             38 556              7 158           1 285           120 152       299 991         331 565
4225901               Hides, skins, & pelts whsle                  18                   D                  D                  D               c                 D             D               D
4225903               Wool, wool tops, & mohair
                       whsle                                        15              24 863             1 695                451              97             3 994          4 517           4 542
4225904               Cotton whsle                                  65                   D                 D                  D               e                 D              D               D
4225905               Other farm product raw material
                       whsle                                        57                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D

4226            Chemical & allied products whsle                1 160           7 968 331            407 680             96 625          10 106           859 704       412 091         444 461
42261             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                   shapes whsle                                   259           1 885 795            104 868             24 318           2 873           233 534       118 323         129 635
422610              Plastics materials & basic forms &
                     shapes whsle                                 259           1 885 795            104 868             24 318           2 873           233 534       118 323         129 635

42269             Other chemical & allied products
                   whsle                                          901           6 082 536            302 812             72 307           7 233           626 170       293 768         314 826
422690              Other chemical & allied products
                     whsle                                        901           6 082 536            302 812             72 307           7 233           626 170       293 768         314 826
4226901               Industrial gases (except LP)
                       whsle                                        82                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D
4226902               Other chemical & allied products
                       whsle                                      819                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D               D

4227            Petroleum & petroleum products
                 whsle                                          1 063          28 991 359            462 824            113 230          13 010          1 114 143      613 499         622 399
42271             Petroleum bulk stations & terminals             670          16 438 577            307 163             68 338           8 661            766 859      364 288         373 642
422710              Petroleum bulk stations &
                     terminals                                    670          16 438 577            307 163             68 338           8 661           766 859       364 288         373 642
4227101                Petroleum bulk stations &
                        terminals (except LP)                     628                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D               D
42271011                 Petroleum bulk stations
                          (except LP)                             570                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D               D
42271012                 Petroleum bulk terminals
                          (except LP)                               58                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
4227102                Liquefied petroleum bulk
                        stations & terminals                        42                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D

42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                393          12 552 782            155 661             44 892           4 349           347 284       249 211         248 757
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)              393          12 552 782            155 661             44 892           4 349           347 284       249 211         248 757


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                               TEXAS        17
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                            Paid
                                                                                                                                      employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                     for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First          period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter       including         Operating   End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12          expenses     inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)           ($1,000)       ($1,000)           ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.

                       Merchant wholesalers         Con.

422           Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
               Con.

4228            Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                 beverage whsle                                   289                    D                  D                  D               j                D               D                  D
42281             Beer & ale whsle                                215                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D                  D
422810              Beer & ale whsle                              215                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D                  D

42282             Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                   whsle                                            74                   D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
422820              Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                     whsle                                          74                   D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
4228201               Wine & distilled alcoholic bev
                       (licensed operation) whsle                   74                   D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D

4229            Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                 whsle                                          1 819                   D                  D                  D                j                D              D                  D
42291             Farm supplies whsle                             428           1 504 650             98 076             20 993           3 540           231 076        169 554            190 476
422910              Farm supplies whsle                           428           1 504 650             98 076             20 993           3 540           231 076        169 554            190 476
4229101                Farm supplies farm dealers                 199                   D                  D                  D               g                 D              D                  D
4229102                Farm supplies whsle
                        distributors                              229                    D                  D                  D               g                D               D                  D

42292             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                   whsle                                          196                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
422920              Book, periodical, & newspaper
                     whsle                                        196                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D

42293             Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                   supplies whsle                                 254                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
422930              Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                     supplies whsle                               254                    D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D

42294             Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                   57                   D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D
422940              Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                 57                   D                  D                  D               h                D               D                  D

42295             Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                139                    D                  D                  D               g                D               D                  D
422950              Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle              139                    D                  D                  D               g                D               D                  D
4229501               Paint, varnish, & supplies
                        whsle                                     139                    D                  D                  D               g                D               D                  D

42299             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                   goods whsle                                    745           1 834 022            110 490             23 038           4 269           236 691        141 955            176 156
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                  745           1 834 022            110 490             23 038           4 269           236 691        141 955            176 156
4229901               Art goods whsle                             220                   D                  D                  D               g                 D              D                  D
4229902               General merchandise
                       (nondurable goods) whsle                   169                    D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
4229903               Textile bags, bagging, & burlap
                       whsle                                       21                   D                  D                  D               c                 D              D                  D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle                335             517 466             52 473             10 607           1 910           109 139         68 596             85 357

                       Manufacturers’ sales
                        branches and sales offices              2 517        115 624 280           3 806 340            967 976          79 386          7 889 702    2 652 170          2 757 787

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods                    1 572          57 577 243          2 486 076            632 236          46 314          4 663 010    1 623 935          1 706 906

4211            Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                 supplies whsle                                     97         23 586 741            115 681             29 849           2 420           277 788        203 814            213 586
42111             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                   whsle                                            30         21 988 173             45 346             12 625             944           142 421        108 686            123 526
421110              Automobile & other motor vehicle
                     whsle                                          30         21 988 173             45 346             12 625             944           142 421        108 686            123 526
4211101               Automobile & motorcycle whsle                 10          8 631 376             16 219              4 319             306            98 547         89 118             80 329
4211102               Bus & recreational vehicle
                        whsle                                        1                   D                  D                  D               a                D               D                  D
4211103               Light truck & van (14,000 lb or
                        less) whsle                                  8                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4211105               Heavy truck & tractor (over
                        26,000 lb) whsle                            11                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D

42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                            59                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D                  D
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                          59                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D                  D
4211201               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts warehouse distributors                 24                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                                34          1 195 729             54 128             13 060           1 082            96 578         67 470             61 995

42113             Tire & tube whsle                                  8                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
421130               Tire & tube whsle                               8                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D

4212            Furniture & home furnishings whsle                  34          1 270 408             23 433              6 092             531            55 095         13 793             12 949
42121             Furniture whsle                                   20                  D                  D                  D               e                 D              D                  D
421210              Furniture whsle                                 20                  D                  D                  D               e                 D              D                  D
4212102                Office & business furniture
                        whsle                                       14            405 595             13 577              3 622             293            22 308          1 004              1 038

42122             Home furnishings whsle                            14                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
421220              Home furnishings whsle                          14                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4212202               Linens, domestics, draperies, &
                       curtains whsle                                8                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4212203              Floor coverings whsle                           4                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D


18        TEXAS                                                                                                           WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                    U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census   Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Paid
                                                                                                                                     employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                    for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First         period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter      including          Operating   End of 1996     End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll     March 12           expenses     inventoriesr    inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)      (number)            ($1,000)       ($1,000)        ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.

                       Manufacturers’ sales
                        branches and sales offices
                        Con.

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4213            Lumber & other construction materials
                 whsle                                            155           1 937 821             99 456             22 989           2 964           232 701       136 943         134 396
42131             Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                   panel whsle                                      42            523 950             40 264              9 829           1 152            90 634         43 197          46 305
421310              Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                     wood panel whsle                               42            523 950             40 264              9 829           1 152            90 634         43 197          46 305
4213102               Lumber with yard whsle                         8            153 467             13 714              3 221             348            28 115         16 925          20 441
4213103               Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                       wood panel whsle                             31                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D

42132             Brick, stone, & related construction
                   materials whsle                                  76            630 863             32 301              6 872           1 038            77 101         51 547          46 357
421320              Brick, stone, & related construction
                      materials whsle                               76            630 863             32 301              6 872           1 038            77 101         51 547          46 357
4213201                Brick, block, tile, clay/cement
                        sewer pipe whsle                            49            330 366             14 758              3 796             587            38 451         20 029          21 192
4213202                Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                  10             57 148              2 659                437             117            12 031          3 481           3 599
4213203                Cement, lime, & related
                        products whsle                              17            243 349             14 884              2 639             334            26 619         28 037          21 566

42133             Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                   whsle                                            12            590 830             16 463              3 821             385            42 447         26 540          25 867
421330              Roofing, siding, & insulation
                     material whsle                                 12            590 830             16 463              3 821             385            42 447         26 540          25 867
4213301               Roofing, siding, & insulation
                       material whsle                               12            590 830             16 463              3 821             385            42 447         26 540          25 867

42139             Other construction materials whsle                25            192 178             10 428              2 467             389            22 519         15 659          15 867
421390              Other construction materials
                     whsle                                          25            192 178             10 428              2 467             389            22 519         15 659          15 867
4213901               Flat glass & other construction
                       glass whsle                                   8                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
4213902               Other construction materials
                       whsle                                        17                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D

4214            Professional & commercial equipment
                 & supplies whsle                                 227           6 222 223            907 808            244 132          13 816          1 580 126      309 423         321 342
42142             Office equipment whsle                           40             824 542            112 654             37 228           2 322            184 018       26 976          29 584
421420              Office equipment whsle                         40             824 542            112 654             37 228           2 322            184 018       26 976          29 584

42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                     140                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D               D
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                   140                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D               D
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                            136                    D                  D                  D               i                D               D               D
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                       45                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                      91          2 904 763            595 382            160 483           7 988           931 747         94 594          93 340

42144             Other commercial equipment whsle                  10            177 617             23 270              5 540             912            53 436             787             741
421440              Other commercial equipment
                     whsle                                          10            177 617             23 270              5 540             912            53 436             787             741
4214402               Store machines & equipment
                       whsle                                         8                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D

42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                       22                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                     22                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                               22                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D

4215            Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                 whsle                                              92                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
42151             Metal service centers & offices                   92                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
421510              Metal service centers & offices                 92                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
4215101               Ferrous metal service centers &
                       sales offices                                66          1 697 569             40 203              9 948           1 297            80 040         60 905          62 312
42151011                 Ferrous metal service
                          centers                                   44                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D               D
42151012                 Ferrous metal sales offices                22                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
4215102               Nonferrous metal service
                       centers & sales offices                      26                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
42151021                 Nonferrous metal service
                          centers                                   13                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
42151022                 Nonferrous metal sales
                          offices                                   13            327 442              3 438                893              46             5 756               –               –

4216            Electrical goods whsle                            331          11 361 182            622 436            157 825           9 605          1 015 785      160 268         164 179
42161             Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                   supp, & const material whsle                   126           2 414 545            110 747             25 985           2 188           181 717         52 121          55 105
421610              Electrical apparatus & equip,
                      wiring supp, & const material
                      whsle                                       126           2 414 545            110 747             25 985           2 188           181 717         52 121          55 105

42162             Electrical appliance, television &
                   radio set whsle                                   9            726 075              7 701              1 967             160            28 333          1 827           1 884
421620              Electrical appliance, television &
                     radio set whsle                                 9            726 075              7 701              1 967             160            28 333          1 827           1 884


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                               TEXAS        19
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                            Paid
                                                                                                                                      employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                     for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First          period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter       including         Operating   End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12          expenses     inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)           ($1,000)       ($1,000)           ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
                       Manufacturers’ sales
                        branches and sales offices
                        Con.
421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.
4216            Electrical goods whsle Con.
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                          196           8 220 562            503 988            129 873           7 257           805 735        106 320            107 190
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                      whsle                                       196           8 220 562            503 988            129 873           7 257           805 735        106 320            107 190
4216901                Communications equipment &
                        supplies whsle                            134           4 903 300            409 294            107 773           5 804           640 789         81 818             84 046
4216902                Electronic parts (excluding
                        communications equipment)
                        whsle                                       62          3 317 262             94 694             22 100           1 453           164 946         24 502             23 144
4217            Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                 equipment & supplies whsle                         74          1 982 918            102 474             25 006           2 671           389 929        228 869            250 592
42171             Hardware whsle                                    29            371 351             20 422              4 555             616            45 305         34 734             39 991
421710              Hardware whsle                                  29            371 351             20 422              4 555             616            45 305         34 734             39 991
42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                       13            287 582              8 730              1 902             176            17 743         19 508             40 100
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                     13            287 582              8 730              1 902             176            17 743         19 508             40 100

42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                       20          1 148 966             63 051             16 497           1 607           309 087        168 012            165 370
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 20          1 148 966             63 051             16 497           1 607           309 087        168 012            165 370

42174             Refrigeration equipment & supplies
                   whsle                                            12            175 019             10 271              2 052             272            17 794          6 615              5 131
421740              Refrigeration equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 12            175 019             10 271              2 052             272            17 794          6 615              5 131

4218            Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                 whsle                                            543           8 117 785            543 354            129 159          12 226           967 865        475 770            509 234
42181             Construction & mining (except
                   petroleum) machinery & equip
                   whsle                                            20            620 613             25 307              6 048             607            43 758         93 560            114 682
421810              Construction & mining (except
                     petroleum) machinery & equip
                     whsle                                          20            620 613             25 307              6 048             607            43 758         93 560            114 682

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                  13                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                                13                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                            7                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          378           4 469 704            368 262             85 152           8 259           646 401        252 391            260 974
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        378           4 469 704            368 262             85 152           8 259           646 401        252 391            260 974
4218301               Food processing machinery &
                       equipment whsle                               4                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                        32            210 182             15 057              4 129             287            23 617         13 326             15 158
42183021                 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps
                          & motors whsle                            25            130 327             10 076              2 850             188            17 166          5 454              6 298
42183022                 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts,
                          accessories, & supplies
                          whsle                                      7              79 855             4 981              1 279              99             6 451          7 872              8 860
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                  81          1 320 333            143 896             31 939           2 621           265 258         36 175             24 441
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              13              80 851             6 086              1 424             177            14 230          6 429              6 546
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                        19            331 956             45 210             10 680           1 487            81 022         36 502             38 139
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle              186           1 198 945             96 545             22 808           1 965           165 066        127 698            142 306
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              43                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D                  D

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                       108           1 465 626            106 462             24 768           2 628           193 465         72 818             76 168
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                     108           1 465 626            106 462             24 768           2 628           193 465         72 818             76 168
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                               36            645 027             55 871             11 931           1 452           100 938          8 276              8 938
4218403               Welding supplies whsle                        16                  D                  D                  D               c                 D              D                  D
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                   14            162 568             11 510              3 036             248            22 528         14 209             15 189
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle               39            571 948             31 063              7 696             655            51 622         43 917             44 273

42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                   14            342 162              4 495                916             101             9 602          6 574              7 201
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                               14            342 162              4 495                916             101             9 602          6 574              7 201
4218503               Laundry & dry cleaning
                       equipment & supplies whsle                    2                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                   11                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D

42186             Transportation equipment & supplies
                   (exc motor vehicle) whsle                        10                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
421860              Transportation equipment &
                     supplies (exc motor vehicle)
                     whsle                                          10                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D


20        TEXAS                                                                                                           WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                    U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census   Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Paid
                                                                                                                                     employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                    for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First         period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter      including          Operating    End of 1996     End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll     March 12           expenses      inventoriesr    inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)      (number)            ($1,000)        ($1,000)        ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
                       Manufacturers’ sales
                        branches and sales offices
                        Con.
421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.
4219            Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                   19                   D                  D                  D               e                 D               D               D
42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                            14                   D                  D                  D               c                 D               D               D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                    14                  D                  D                  D               c                 D                 D               D
4219904                Prerecorded media whsle                       9            830 301              8 346              1 930             162            16 914               441             455
42199041                 Compact discs/prerecorded
                          audio tapes, & phonograph
                          records whsle                              9            830 301              8 346              1 930             162            16 914               441             455
422           Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                   945          58 047 037          1 320 264            335 740          33 072          3 226 692     1 028 235       1 050 881
4221            Paper & paper product whsle                       122           3 228 704            106 647             27 435           4 434           209 969          53 022          55 520
42211             Printing & writing paper whsle                   25             709 449             23 840              6 437             543            42 394          14 909          15 659
422110              Printing & writing paper whsle                 25             709 449             23 840              6 437             543            42 394          14 909          15 659
42212             Stationery & office supplies whsle                71          1 114 295             50 714             13 402           3 106           106 630          16 487          17 406
422120              Stationery & office supplies whsle              71          1 114 295             50 714             13 402           3 106           106 630          16 487          17 406
42213             Industrial & personal service paper
                   whsle                                            26          1 404 960             32 093              7 596             785            60 945          21 626          22 455
422130              Industrial & personal service paper
                     whsle                                          26          1 404 960             32 093              7 596             785            60 945          21 626          22 455
4222            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                  23          4 263 685            172 451             44 327           2 466           289 820          86 362          84 460
42221             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                23          4 263 685            172 451             44 327           2 466           289 820          86 362          84 460
422210              Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                     whsle                                          23          4 263 685            172 451             44 327           2 466           289 820          86 362          84 460
4222102               Specialty line drug,
                       pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                       toiletries whsle                             23          4 263 685            172 451             44 327           2 466           289 820          86 362          84 460
4223            Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle               53          1 197 507             60 560             15 207           1 594           132 760          77 581          85 582
42231             Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                   goods whsle                                      16                   D                  D                  D               c                 D               D               D
422310              Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                     goods whsle                                    16                   D                  D                  D               c                 D               D               D
4223101               Piece goods jobbers                           12                   D                  D                  D               c                 D               D               D
4223102               Notions & other dry goods
                       whsle                                         4                   D                  D                  D               b                 D               D               D
42232             Men’s & boys’ clothing & furnishings
                   whsle                                            19            687 326             37 592              9 662             998            78 975          21 838          22 558
422320              Men’s & boys’ clothing &
                     furnishings whsle                              19            687 326             37 592              9 662             998            78 975          21 838          22 558
42233             Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                   clothing & accessories whsle                     17            224 352              9 971              2 772             374            15 937          15 092          17 475
422330              Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                      clothing & accessories whsle                  17            224 352              9 971              2 772             374            15 937          15 092          17 475

4224            Grocery & related products whsle                  246          10 443 400            423 744            103 737          13 118           807 687        130 154         121 367
42242             Packaged frozen food whsle                       17             794 242             15 851              4 459             567            57 341         14 456          11 254
422420              Packaged frozen food whsle                     17             794 242             15 851              4 459             567            57 341         14 456          11 254

42243             Dairy products, (except dried or
                   canned) whsle                                    35          1 798 706             56 310             13 914           1 521           119 285          37 634          39 392
422430              Dairy products, (except dried or
                     canned) whsle                                  35          1 798 706             56 310             13 914           1 521           119 285          37 634          39 392
4224302               Dairy product (except raw milk)
                        whsle                                       35          1 798 706             56 310             13 914           1 521           119 285          37 634          39 392

42244             Poultry & poultry product whsle                   11            266 765             13 213              3 133             302            42 206           2 425           2 638
422440              Poultry & poultry product whsle                 11            266 765             13 213              3 133             302            42 206           2 425           2 638
4224402               Poultry & poultry product
                        (except live) whsle                         11            266 765             13 213              3 133             302            42 206           2 425           2 638

42245             Confectionery whsle                               20          1 124 425             95 945             23 473           3 069           139 990               43                –
422450              Confectionery whsle                             20          1 124 425             95 945             23 473           3 069           139 990               43                –

42247             Meat & meat product whsle                         12            678 852             14 547              3 375             424            32 419          12 396          13 850
422470             Meat & meat product whsle                        12            678 852             14 547              3 375             424            32 419          12 396          13 850

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                          151           5 780 410            227 878             55 383           7 235           416 446          63 200          54 233
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                        151           5 780   410          227   878           55   383         7 235           416   446        63   200        54   233
4224901               Coffee, tea, & spice whsle                   28             459   540           16   460            3   574           470            44   065         6   492         6   840
4224902               Bread & baked goods whsle                    15             477   887           30   250            8   015         1 163            52   403         8   805         8   810
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                            76           1 260   356          135   700           31   975         4 598           232   781        22   362        23   630
4224904               Canned goods whsle                            7             756   737            8   315            2   440           248            21   167             468             314
4224906               Other grocery specialties whsle              21                     D                  D                  D             f                   D               D               D

4226            Chemical & allied products whsle                  241           8 361 743            278 638             74 701           5 814           601 267        160 353         191 955
42261             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                   shapes whsle                                     35          1 301 340             27 675              6 889             624            88 673        104 549         131 707
422610              Plastics materials & basic forms &
                     shapes whsle                                   35          1 301 340             27 675              6 889             624            88 673        104 549         131 707

42269             Other chemical & allied products
                   whsle                                          206           7 060 403            250 963             67 812           5 190           512 594          55 804          60 248
422690              Other chemical & allied products
                     whsle                                        206           7 060 403            250 963             67 812           5 190           512 594          55 804          60 248
4226901               Industrial gases (except LP)
                       whsle                                        41            152 025             20 008              4 845             478            42 988           9 320          11 018
4226902               Other chemical & allied products
                       whsle                                      165           6 908 378            230 955             62 967           4 712           469 606          46 484          49 230


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                                TEXAS          21
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                            Paid
                                                                                                                                      employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                     for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First          period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter       including         Operating   End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12          expenses     inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)           ($1,000)       ($1,000)           ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
                       Manufacturers’ sales
                        branches and sales offices
                        Con.

422           Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
               Con.

4227            Petroleum & petroleum products
                 whsle                                            128          26 946 659            179 713             45 662           3 390           920 970        405 188            393 251
42271             Petroleum bulk stations & terminals              88          13 727 698            103 551             27 739           2 291           300 052        246 867            238 898
422710              Petroleum bulk stations &
                     terminals                                      88         13 727 698            103 551             27 739           2 291           300 052        246 867            238 898
4227101                Petroleum bulk stations &
                        terminals (except LP)                       86                   D                  D                  D               g                D               D                  D
42271011                 Petroleum bulk stations
                          (except LP)                               25                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
42271012                 Petroleum bulk terminals
                          (except LP)                               61         11 685 802             69 846             18 531           1 508           228 712        194 095            180 047
4227102                Liquefied petroleum bulk
                        stations & terminals                         2                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D

42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                  40         13 218 961             76 162             17 923           1 099           620 918        158 321            154 353
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)                40         13 218 961             76 162             17 923           1 099           620 918        158 321            154 353

4228            Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                 beverage whsle                                      6                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
42282             Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                   whsle                                             6                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
422820              Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                     whsle                                           6                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4228201               Wine & distilled alcoholic bev
                       (licensed operation) whsle                    6                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D

4229            Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                 whsle                                            126                    D                  D                  D               g                D               D                  D
42291             Farm supplies whsle                              40                    D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
422910              Farm supplies whsle                            40                    D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
4229101                Farm supplies farm dealers                  22                    D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
4229102                Farm supplies whsle
                        distributors                                18                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D

42292             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                   whsle                                            44          1 328 403             31 877              8 170             529            92 411         70 687             73 454
422920              Book, periodical, & newspaper
                     whsle                                          44          1 328 403             31 877              8 170             529            92 411         70 687             73 454

42294             Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                    4                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
422940              Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                  4                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D

42295             Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                  27                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
422950              Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                27                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
4229501               Paint, varnish, & supplies
                        whsle                                       27                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D

42299             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                   goods whsle                                      10                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                    10                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle                   9                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D

                       Agents, brokers, and
                        commission merchants                    3 397          36 834 773            806 856            182 150          23 787          1 452 388        44 916             41 183

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods                    2 334          21 008 174            554 094            121 491          13 090           979 215         39 100             35 215

4211            Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                 supplies whsle                                     99          4 875 513             58 216             14 126           3 196           111 510          2 996              3 059
42111             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                   whsle                                            52          4 396 998             43 581             10 442           2 876            84 807          2 248              2 278
421110              Automobile & other motor vehicle
                     whsle                                          52          4 396 998             43 581             10 442           2 876            84 807          2 248              2 278
4211101               Automobile & motorcycle whsle                 41          4 368 777             41 632              9 990           2 765            82 036            703                866

42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                            45                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                          45                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
4211201               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts warehouse distributors                 23                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                                18            230 285              7 564              2 048             139            15 173              463               490

4212            Furniture & home furnishings whsle                210           1 264 059             42 851              9 887           1 064            83 349          1 217              1 827
42121             Furniture whsle                                 107                   D                  D                  D               f                 D              D                  D
421210              Furniture whsle                               107                   D                  D                  D               f                 D              D                  D
4212101                Household & lawn furniture
                        whsle                                       59                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4212102                Office & business furniture
                        whsle                                       48            235 750             12 456              2 920             318            21 787              480            1 201

42122             Home furnishings whsle                          103                    D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
421220              Home furnishings whsle                        103                    D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
4212201               Household china, glassware, &
                       crockery whsle                               19                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4212202              Linens, domestics, draperies, &
                       curtains whsle                               17                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4212203              Floor coverings whsle                          14                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4212204              Other home furnishings whsle                   53                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D

22        TEXAS                                                                                                           WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                    U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census   Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Paid
                                                                                                                                     employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                    for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First         period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter      including          Operating   End of 1996     End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll     March 12           expenses     inventoriesr    inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)      (number)            ($1,000)       ($1,000)        ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.

                       Agents, brokers, and
                        commission merchants
                        Con.

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4213            Lumber & other construction materials
                 whsle                                              71            244 482              7 007              1 638             171            15 087             223             276
42131             Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                   panel whsle                                      26            147 708              3 213                701              58             6 440              57             141
421310              Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                     wood panel whsle                               26            147 708              3 213                701              58             6 440              57             141
4213101               Lumber without yard whsle                      5                  D                  D                  D               a                 D               D               D
4213103               Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                       wood panel whsle                             21                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

42132             Brick, stone, & related construction
                   materials whsle                                  14              16 176             1 017                213              28             3 170             104              59
421320              Brick, stone, & related construction
                      materials whsle                               14              16 176             1 017                213              28             3 170             104              59
4213203                Cement, lime, & related
                        products whsle                               4               8 050                589               138              14             1 670             104              59

42133             Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                   whsle                                            14              43 265             1 293                275              32             2 795              10              10
421330              Roofing, siding, & insulation
                     material whsle                                 14              43 265             1 293                275              32             2 795              10              10
4213301               Roofing, siding, & insulation
                       material whsle                               14              43 265             1 293                275              32             2 795              10              10

42139             Other construction materials whsle                17              37 333             1 484                449              53             2 682              52              66
421390              Other construction materials
                     whsle                                          17              37 333             1 484                449              53             2 682              52              66
4213902               Other construction materials
                       whsle                                        14                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

4214            Professional & commercial equipment
                 & supplies whsle                                 267           1 855 552             69 809             15 654           1 262           120 135             852             767
42142             Office equipment whsle                           35             199 100              8 656              1 852             242            13 575             220             223
421420              Office equipment whsle                         35             199 100              8 656              1 852             242            13 575             220             223

42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                       56                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                     56                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                              49                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                       21                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                      28                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
4214302               Computer software (packaged)
                       whsle                                         7                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

42144             Other commercial equipment whsle                  43            328 864             15 674              3 691             368            25 908              36              10
421440              Other commercial equipment
                     whsle                                          43            328 864             15 674              3 691             368            25 908              36              10
4214401               Restaurant & hotel equipment &
                       supplies whsle                               36                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
4214402               Store machines & equipment
                       whsle                                         7                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D

42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                       98                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                     98                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                               96                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D

42146             Ophthalmic goods whsle                             9                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D
421460             Ophthalmic goods whsle                            9                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

42149             Other professional equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                   24              52 907             3 510                876              76             6 129             234             143
421490              Other professional equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 24              52 907             3 510                876              76             6 129             234             143
4214901               Religious & school supplies
                       whsle                                         7                   D                  D                  D               a                D               D               D
4214902               Other professional equipment &
                       supplies whsle                               17                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

4215            Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                 whsle                                              91                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
42151             Metal service centers & offices                   90                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
421510              Metal service centers & offices                 90                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
4215101               Ferrous metal service centers &
                       sales offices                                75          1 391 187             16 432              3 103             236            28 722          7 996           1 444
42151011                 Ferrous metal service
                          centers                                    9                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D
42151012                 Ferrous metal sales offices                66                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
4215102               Nonferrous metal service
                       centers & sales offices                      15                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D
42151022                 Nonferrous metal sales
                          offices                                   15                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                               TEXAS        23
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                            Paid
                                                                                                                                      employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                     for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First          period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter       including         Operating   End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12          expenses     inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)           ($1,000)       ($1,000)           ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
                       Agents, brokers, and
                        commission merchants
                        Con.

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4216            Electrical goods whsle                            538           5 987 682            164 663             34 748           2 818           264 533          5 830              6 513
42161             Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                   supp, & const material whsle                   220           1 711 839             60 251             12 919           1 292            99 276          4 077              4 330
421610              Electrical apparatus & equip,
                      wiring supp, & const material
                      whsle                                       220           1 711 839             60 251             12 919           1 292            99 276          4 077              4 330

42162             Electrical appliance, television &
                   radio set whsle                                  38            356 755             10 810              2 472             193            21 100              846               879
421620              Electrical appliance, television &
                     radio set whsle                                38            356 755             10 810              2 472             193            21 100              846               879

42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                          280           3 919 088             93 602             19 357           1 333           144 157              907            1 304
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                        280           3 919 088             93 602             19 357           1 333           144 157              907            1 304
4216901               Communications equipment &
                       supplies whsle                               49            232 435              9 953              2 014             156            14 452              379               331
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                      231           3 686 653             83 649             17 343           1 177           129 705              528               973

4217            Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                 equipment & supplies whsle                       195           1 497 339             54 197             11 452           1 198            93 363          5 349              5 841
42171             Hardware whsle                                   63             533 635             22 511              4 759             496            36 314            630                568
421710              Hardware whsle                                 63             533 635             22 511              4 759             496            36 314            630                568

42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                       76            591 536             18 432              4 290             463            33 830          4 413              4 965
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                     76            591 536             18 432              4 290             463            33 830          4 413              4 965

42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                       42            306 136             10 885              1 956             187            19 370              221               242
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 42            306 136             10 885              1 956             187            19 370              221               242

42174             Refrigeration equipment & supplies
                   whsle                                            14              66 032             2 369                447              52             3 849              85                 66
421740              Refrigeration equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 14              66 032             2 369                447              52             3 849              85                 66

4218            Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                 whsle                                            619           2 575 234            103 554             22 770           2 181           191 624          9 097              9 391
42181             Construction & mining (except
                   petroleum) machinery & equip
                   whsle                                            25              77 189             2 830                701              93             6 311              609               583
421810              Construction & mining (except
                     petroleum) machinery & equip
                     whsle                                          25              77 189             2 830                701              93             6 311              609               583

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                  28                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                                28                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                           16                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          396           1 682 504             68 298             14 751           1 416           125 556          4 111              4 057
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        396           1 682 504             68 298             14 751           1 416           125 556          4 111              4 057
4218301               Food processing machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              12                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                        25              73 362             3 642                745              78             7 464              27                 31
42183021                 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps
                          & motors whsle                            12              31 834             2 423                488              50             4 730              18                 19
42183022                 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts,
                          accessories, & supplies
                          whsle                                     13              41 528             1 219                257              28             2 734                9                12
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                113             393 050             20 427              5 448             459            35 643              802               652
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              42            189 749              5 621              1 146             142             9 822              363               465
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                        32              60 698             4 559              1 051              97             7 682              241               241
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle              100             572 784             19 822              3 133             321            35 845          1 993              2 067
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              72                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                         86            340 102             16 365              3 862             369            29 047          1 922              2 338
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                       86            340 102             16 365              3 862             369            29 047          1 922              2 338
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                         7              25 330             1 671                499              41             3 263              45                 52
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                               16            104 759              4 213                951              77             6 935              52                 68
4218404               Industrial containers & supplies
                       whsle                                        15                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                   21            108 929              5 512              1 334             123            10 708          1 650              1 811
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle               25                  D                  D                  D               c                 D              D                  D


24        TEXAS                                                                                                           WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                    U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census   Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Paid
                                                                                                                                     employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                    for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First         period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter      including          Operating   End of 1996     End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll     March 12           expenses     inventoriesr    inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)      (number)            ($1,000)       ($1,000)        ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
                       Agents, brokers, and
                        commission merchants
                        Con.

421           Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4218            Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                 whsle Con.
42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                   34            100 943              4 898              1 024             105             9 324              71             220
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                               34            100 943              4 898              1 024             105             9 324              71             220
4218501               Beauty & barber shop
                       equipment & supplies whsle                    8                   D                  D                  D               a                D               D               D
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                               12                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                   11                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

42186             Transportation equipment & supplies
                   (exc motor vehicle) whsle                        50                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
421860              Transportation equipment &
                     supplies (exc motor vehicle)
                     whsle                                          50                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
4218601               Aircraft & aeronautical
                       equipment & supplies whsle                   36                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D
4218602               Marine machinery, equipment, &
                       supplies whsle                               11                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

4219            Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                 244                    D                  D                  D               f                D               D               D
42191             Sporting & recreational goods &
                   supplies whsle                                   70                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
421910              Sporting & recreational goods &
                     supplies whsle                                 70                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D

42192             Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                   whsle                                            33                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
421920              Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                     whsle                                          33                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D

42193             Recyclable material whsle                         19              40 705             1 540                389              63             3 469             146             512
421930              Recyclable material whsle                       19              40 705             1 540                389              63             3 469             146             512
4219303               Other recyclable material whsle               10              19 969               673                170              33             1 627               8             252

42194             Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                   stone, & precious metal whsle                    31                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D
421940              Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                     stone, & precious metal whsle                  31                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D
4219401               Jewelry, watch, diamonds,
                       precious stone, & silverware
                       whsle                                        28                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                            91                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                    91                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
4219903               General merchandise (durable
                       goods) whsle                                 42                   D                  D                  D               e                D               D               D
4219906               Other durable goods whsle                     23                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

422           Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                 1 063          15 826 599            252 762             60 659          10 697           473 173          5 816           5 968

4221            Paper & paper product whsle                         90            493 111             14 321              3 439             593            28 526          1 010              929
42211             Printing & writing paper whsle                    16             45 814              1 858                562              53             4 724            146              145
422110              Printing & writing paper whsle                  16             45 814              1 858                562              53             4 724            146              145

42212             Stationery & office supplies whsle                41            267 377              7 252              1 771             407            14 611              62              38
422120              Stationery & office supplies whsle              41            267 377              7 252              1 771             407            14 611              62              38

42213             Industrial & personal service paper
                   whsle                                            33            179 920              5 211              1 106             133             9 191             802             746
422130              Industrial & personal service paper
                     whsle                                          33            179 920              5 211              1 106             133             9 191             802             746

4222            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                  40            635 712              9 220              1 874             204            16 596             838             745
42221             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                40            635 712              9 220              1 874             204            16 596             838             745
422210              Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                     whsle                                          40            635 712              9 220              1 874             204            16 596             838             745
4222102               Specialty line drug,
                       pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                       toiletries whsle                             40            635 712              9 220              1 874             204            16 596             838             745

4223            Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle             198             758 057             19 013              4 316             574            38 604             434             257
42231             Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                   goods whsle                                      32                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
422310              Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                     goods whsle                                    32                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D               D
4223101               Piece goods jobbers                           26                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D

42232             Men’s & boys’ clothing & furnishings
                   whsle                                            47            177 202              3 537                910             105             7 843             130              89
422320              Men’s & boys’ clothing &
                     furnishings whsle                              47            177 202              3 537                910             105             7 843             130              89

42233             Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                   clothing & accessories whsle                   103             355 546              9 366              2 070             321            19 594              25              30
422330              Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                      clothing & accessories whsle                103             355 546              9 366              2 070             321            19 594              25              30

42234             Footwear whsle                                    16                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D
422340              Footwear whsle                                  16                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D               D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                               TEXAS        25
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 1.         Summary Statistics for the State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                            Paid
                                                                                                                                      employees
  NAICS          Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                     for pay
   code                and kind of business                                                                                First          period
                                                            Establish                                  Annual            quarter       including         Operating   End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                  Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12          expenses     inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)               ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)           ($1,000)       ($1,000)           ($1,000)

              TEXAS Con.
                       Agents, brokers, and
                        commission merchants
                        Con.
422           Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
               Con.
4224            Grocery & related products whsle                  279           8 021 483            127 974             33 197           4 952           225 062              109               166
42241             General line grocery whsle                       46           4 744 561             60 175             16 694           2 637           107 665                –                 –
422410              General line grocery whsle                     46           4 744 561             60 175             16 694           2 637           107 665                –                 –
4224103               Other general line grocery
                       whsle                                        46          4 744 561             60 175             16 694           2 637           107 665                –                 –
42242             Packaged frozen food whsle                        47          1 356 679             28 597              7 367             921            46 803              10                 22
422420              Packaged frozen food whsle                      47          1 356 679             28 597              7 367             921            46 803              10                 22
42245             Confectionery whsle                               24            283 624              5 082              1 356             195             9 021                –                 –
422450              Confectionery whsle                             24            283 624              5 082              1 356             195             9 021                –                 –
42246             Fish & seafood whsle                              12              67 915             1 168                281              28             2 002              25                 26
422460              Fish & seafood whsle                            12              67 915             1 168                281              28             2 002              25                 26
42247             Meat & meat product whsle                         18            196 848              3 254                906             109             6 519                –                 –
422470             Meat & meat product whsle                        18            196 848              3 254                906             109             6 519                –                 –
42248             Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                     43            188 381              7 119              1 660             314            14 664              40                 50
422480              Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                   43            188 381              7 119              1 660             314            14 664              40                 50
42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                            77          1 131 262             21 654              4 703             710            36 754              34                 68
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                          77          1 131 262             21 654              4 703             710            36 754              34                 68
4224902               Bread & baked goods whsle                      9             39 997                892                217              35             1 867               –                 20
4224904               Canned goods whsle                            11            133 905              2 786                592              64             4 263               –                  –
4224905               Food & beverage basic
                       materials whsle                               9                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4224906               Other grocery specialties whsle               37                   D                  D                  D               f                D               D                  D
4225            Farm product raw material whsle                   162           2 349 469             24 654              5 594           3 086            58 917          1 967              2 095
42251             Grain & field bean whsle                         14             178 523                963                226              40             1 979             11                 12
422510              Grain & field bean whsle                       14             178 523                963                226              40             1 979             11                 12
42252             Livestock whsle                                 118           2 092 621             22 170              5 008           2 956            53 421              839            1 049
422520              Livestock whsle                               118           2 092 621             22 170              5 008           2 956            53 421              839            1 049
42259             Other farm product raw material
                   whsle                                            30              78 325             1 521                360              90             3 517          1 117              1 034
422590              Other farm product raw material
                     whsle                                          30              78 325             1 521                360              90             3 517          1 117              1 034
4226            Chemical & allied products whsle                    91            418 211             18 573              3 428             252            28 851              992            1 249
42261             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                   shapes whsle                                     35            173 687              5 784              1 475              79             9 827              30                 22
422610              Plastics materials & basic forms &
                     shapes whsle                                   35            173 687              5 784              1 475              79             9 827              30                 22
42269             Other chemical & allied products
                   whsle                                            56            244 524             12 789              1 953             173            19 024              962            1 227
422690              Other chemical & allied products
                     whsle                                          56            244 524             12 789              1 953             173            19 024              962            1 227
4226902               Other chemical & allied products
                       whsle                                        53                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4227            Petroleum & petroleum products
                 whsle                                              31          2 535 195             16 783              3 893             518            31 719                6                 1
42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                  27          2 528 783             16 621              3 857             505            31 305                6                 1
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)                27          2 528 783             16 621              3 857             505            31 305                6                 1

4228            Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                 beverage whsle                                      9                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D

4229            Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                 whsle                                            163                    D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
42291             Farm supplies whsle                              15                    D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
422910              Farm supplies whsle                            15                    D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4229102                Farm supplies whsle
                        distributors                                15                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D

42292             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                   whsle                                            16                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
422920              Book, periodical, & newspaper
                     whsle                                          16                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D

42293             Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                   supplies whsle                                   14                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
422930              Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                     supplies whsle                                 14                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D

42295             Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                  11            109 354              2 574                607              62             5 621                –                 –
422950              Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                11            109 354              2 574                607              62             5 621                –                 –
4229501               Paint, varnish, & supplies
                        whsle                                       11            109 354              2 574                607              62             5 621                –                 –

42299             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                   goods whsle                                    107                    D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                  107                    D                  D                  D               e                D               D                  D
4229901               Art goods whsle                              43                    D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D
4229902               General merchandise
                       (nondurable goods) whsle                     17                   D                  D                  D               b                D               D                  D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle                  44                   D                  D                  D               c                D               D                  D


26        TEXAS                                                                                                           WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                    U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census   Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 2.          Percent of Sales Data Based on Administrative Records and Estimation for the
                  State: 1997
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                            Manufacturers’ sales branches        Agents, brokers, and
                                                                          All types of operation              Merchant wholesalers                  and offices                 commission merchants
                                                                           percent of sales                    percent of sales                  percent of sales                 percent of sales
     NAICS            Geographic area and kind of business
      code
                                                                              From                                From                              From                            From
                                                                      administrative                      administrative                    administrative                  administrative
                                                                          records1        Estimated2          records1      Estimated2          records1       Estimated2       records1       Estimated2

               TEXAS
42                      Wholesale trade                                         3.5                 4.2             6.6               6.1               –             2.4               .3               .8

421            Wholesale trade, durable goods                                   3.7                 5.5             7.0               8.4               –             2.8               .2               .9

4211             Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts & supplies
                  whsle                                                         2.5                 1.5             8.5               4.0               –              .4               –                –
42111              Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle                       1.6                  .6             7.1               2.3               –              .2               –                –
421110               Automobile & other motor vehicle whsle                     1.6                  .6             7.1               2.3               –              .2               –                –
4211101                Automobile & motorcycle whsle                            1.0                  .6             3.7               1.5               –              .4               –                –
4211102                Bus & recreational vehicle whsle                          D                   D               D                 D                D              D                –                –
4211103                Light truck & van (14,000 lb or less) whsle              1.3                  .1              D                 D                D              D                –                –
4211104                Medium truck & tractor (14,001 lb to
                        26,000 lb) whsle                                          D                  D                D                D                –               –               –                –
4211105                Heavy truck & tractor (over 26,000 lb)
                        whsle                                                   6.3                 2.9               D                D                D              D                –                –

42112              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle                     6.1                 4.6             9.1               5.9               D              D                D                D
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts whsle                    6.1                 4.6             9.1               5.9               D              D                D                D
4211201                Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                        warehouse distributors                                  3.3                 4.7             3.9               4.0               D              D                D                D
4211202                Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                        jobbers                                                 7.6                 4.6            14.1               8.1               –              .5               –                –
4211203                Petroleum products marketing equipment
                        whsle                                                  23.8                 2.7            30.1               3.5               –               –               –                –

42113              Tire & tube whsle                                            8.8                11.0            16.0              10.5               D              D                –                –
421130                Tire & tube whsle                                         8.8                11.0            16.0              10.5               D              D                –                –

42114              Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle                           24.0                14.0            24.0              14.0               –               –               –                –
421140              Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle                          24.0                14.0            24.0              14.0               –               –               –                –

4212             Furniture & home furnishings whsle                             5.6                 4.5            10.2               6.6               –             3.8               .1               .2
42121              Furniture whsle                                              9.6                 5.1            16.3               5.0               D              D                D                D
421210               Furniture whsle                                            9.6                 5.1            16.3               5.0               D              D                D                D
4212101                 Household & lawn furniture whsle                        6.6                 3.2            10.6               4.9               –               –               D                D
4212102                 Office & business furniture whsle                      10.8                 5.8            18.9               5.0               –            10.9               .3               .4

42122              Home furnishings whsle                                       3.1                 4.2             6.0               7.7               D              D                D                D
421220               Home furnishings whsle                                     3.1                 4.2             6.0               7.7               D              D                D                D
4212201                Household china, glassware, & crockery
                        whsle                                                   1.9                 5.7             3.1               7.8               –               –               D                D
4212202                Linens, domestics, draperies, & curtains
                        whsle                                                   2.4                 1.4            10.4               5.6               D              D                D                D
4212203                Floor coverings whsle                                    4.2                 7.8             7.3              13.5               D              D                D                D
4212204                Other home furnishings whsle                             2.8                 1.5             4.5               2.5               –              –                D                D

4213             Lumber & other construction materials whsle                    4.9                 7.5             7.9               9.4               –             4.8             1.5               3.2
42131              Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel
                    whsle                                                       4.6                 9.2             5.9               8.7               –            12.4             1.1               5.3
421310               Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood panel
                      whsle                                                     4.6                 9.2             5.9               8.7               –            12.4             1.1               5.3
4213101                Lumber without yard whsle                                2.3                  .9             3.1               1.3               –               –              D                 D
4213102                Lumber with yard whsle                                   4.3                 5.8             4.9               6.2               –             3.2               –                 –
4213103                Plywood, veneer, millwork, & wood panel
                        whsle                                                   5.5                14.0             7.7              13.3               D              D                D                D

42132              Brick, stone, & related construction materials
                    whsle                                                       7.3                 2.6            22.3               6.4               –              .8            12.1                –
421320               Brick, stone, & related construction materials
                       whsle                                                    7.3                 2.6            22.3               6.4               –              .8            12.1                –
4213201                 Brick, block, tile, clay/cement sewer pipe
                         whsle                                                  5.7                  .9              D                 D                –               –               –                –
4213202                 Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                            16.4                 6.4              D                 D                –             4.7               –                –
4213203                 Cement, lime, & related products whsle                  3.8                 2.2            13.4               5.3               –             1.1               –                –

42133              Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle                 2.7                 3.6             7.9               9.1               –              .8               –                –
421330               Roofing, siding, & insulation material whsle               2.7                 3.6             7.9               9.1               –              .8               –                –
4213301                Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                        whsle                                                   2.7                 3.6             7.9               9.1               –              .8               –                –

42139              Other construction materials whsle                           5.6                12.7             8.5              15.3               –             9.2               –                –
421390               Other construction materials whsle                         5.6                12.7             8.5              15.3               –             9.2               –                –
4213901                Flat glass & other construction glass
                        whsle                                                   3.4                 2.6               D                D                D              D                –                –
4213902                Other construction materials whsle                       6.3                16.2               D                D                D              D                D                D

4214             Professional & commercial equipment & supplies
                  whsle                                                         3.6                 6.5             5.5               7.7               –             5.2               .3               .7
42141              Photographic equipment & supplies whsle                      3.2                 9.9              D                 D                –               –                –                –
421410               Photographic equipment & supplies whsle                    3.2                 9.9              D                 D                –               –                –                –

42142              Office equipment whsle                                       r1.7               r4.2             r2.3             r4.7               –             3.4               .7               .2
421420               Office equipment whsle                                     r1.7               r4.2             r2.3             r4.7               –             3.4               .7               .2

42143              Computer & computer peripheral equipment &
                    software whsle                                              3.4                 7.0             5.5               7.6               D              D                D                D
421430               Computer & computer peripheral equipment
                      & software whsle                                          3.4                 7.0             5.5               7.6               D              D                D                D
4214301                 Computer & peripheral equipment whsle                   3.7                 7.1              D                 D                D              D                D                D
42143011                  Computers & peripheral equipment for
                           resale                                               2.2                 7.8             2.9               5.5               D              D                D                D
42143012                  Computers & peripheral equipment for
                           end use                                              5.3                 6.3               D                D                –             2.7               D                D
4214302                 Computer software (packaged) whsle                      1.9                 6.4               D                D                –               –               D                D

          See footnotes at end of table.

WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                                     TEXAS             27
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census         Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 2.          Percent of Sales Data Based on Administrative Records and Estimation for the
                  State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Manufacturers’ sales branches        Agents, brokers, and
                                                                         All types of operation              Merchant wholesalers                  and offices                 commission merchants
                                                                          percent of sales                    percent of sales                  percent of sales                 percent of sales
     NAICS            Geographic area and kind of business
      code
                                                                             From                                From                              From                            From
                                                                     administrative                      administrative                    administrative                  administrative
                                                                         records1        Estimated2          records1      Estimated2          records1       Estimated2       records1       Estimated2

               TEXAS Con.
42                      Wholesale trade Con.
421            Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.
4214             Professional & commercial equipment & supplies
                  whsle Con.
42144              Other commercial equipment whsle                            r6.4               r4.7            r10.5             r5.6               –             8.0               –                .8
421440               Other commercial equipment whsle                          r6.4               r4.7            r10.5             r5.6               –             8.0               –                .8
4214401                Restaurant & hotel equipment & supplies
                        whsle                                                  4.8                 5.6             6.9               6.3               –              –                D                D
4214402                Store machines & equipment whsle                       r10.2               r2.7            r23.4             r3.0               D              D                D                D
42145              Medical, dental, & hospital equipment &
                    supplies whsle                                             3.5                 6.4             5.3               9.8               D              D                D                D
421450               Medical, dental, & hospital equipment &
                      supplies whsle                                           3.5                 6.4             5.3               9.8               D              D                D                D
4214501                Surgical, medical, & hospital supplies
                        whsle                                                  3.1                 6.0               D                D                D              D                D                D
4214502                Dental equipment & supplies whsle                      11.6                15.8               D                D                –              –                –                –
42146              Ophthalmic goods whsle                                     21.6                13.8            24.3              15.4               –               –               D                D
421460              Ophthalmic goods whsle                                    21.6                13.8            24.3              15.4               –               –               D                D
42149              Other professional equipment & supplies
                    whsle                                                      3.3                 6.1               D                D                –               –               .2               .3
421490               Other professional equipment & supplies
                      whsle                                                    3.3                 6.1              D                 D                –               –               .2               .3
4214901                Religious & school supplies whsle                       4.0                 3.1             6.2               4.9               –               –               D                D
4214902                Other professional equipment & supplies
                        whsle                                                  3.2                 6.5               D                D                –               –               D                D
4215             Metal & mineral (except petroleum) whsle                      2.6                 4.6              D                 D                D              D                D                D
42151             Metal service centers & offices                              2.5                 4.5             3.4               5.4               D              D                D                D
421510               Metal service centers & offices                           2.5                 4.5             3.4               5.4               D              D                D                D
4215101                Ferrous metal service centers & sales
                        offices                                                2.4                 4.4             3.3               5.3               –             3.3               .1               .2
42151011                 Ferrous metal service centers                         2.2                 4.7             2.5               4.7               D              D                D                D
42151012                 Ferrous metal sales offices                           3.2                 3.3            11.5              11.5               D              D                D                D
4215102                Nonferrous metal service centers & sales
                        offices                                                3.4                 5.6             5.0               5.9               D              D                D                D
42151021                 Nonferrous metal service centers                      3.8                 3.8              D                 D                D              D                –                –
42151022                 Nonferrous metal sales offices                        2.9                 8.3              D                 D                –             9.2               D                D
42152              Coal & other mineral & ore whsle                            7.6                12.0               D                D                –               –               –                –
421520               Coal & other mineral & ore whsle                          7.6                12.0               D                D                –               –               –                –
4215202                Other mineral & ore whsle                                D                   D                D                D                –               –               –                –
4216             Electrical goods whsle                                        3.0                 7.6             6.9              13.5               –             4.2               –               1.4
42161              Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, &
                    const material whsle                                       2.1                 8.1             4.9              12.8               –             7.8               .1               .3
421610               Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring supp, &
                       const material whsle                                    2.1                 8.1             4.9              12.8               –             7.8               .1               .3

42162              Electrical appliance, television & radio set
                    whsle                                                      2.0                 8.9             3.3              13.3               –             2.4               .2               .4
421620               Electrical appliance, television & radio set
                      whsle                                                    2.0                 8.9             3.3              13.3               –             2.4               .2               .4

42169              Other electronic parts & equipment whsle                    3.4                 7.2             8.5              13.9               –             3.3               –               2.0
421690               Other electronic parts & equipment whsle                  3.4                 7.2             8.5              13.9               –             3.3               –               2.0
4216901                Communications equipment & supplies
                        whsle                                                    .5               10.4             1.2              19.5               –             3.9               .2              2.8
4216902                Electronic parts (excluding
                        communications equipment) whsle                        5.6                 4.8            14.7               9.1               –             2.4               –               2.0

4217             Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment &
                  supplies whsle                                               3.9                 7.2             7.2              10.3               –             5.4               .1              1.0
42171              Hardware whsle                                              5.7                 8.8             8.4               9.9               –            14.2                –              1.3
421710               Hardware whsle                                            5.7                 8.8             8.4               9.9               –            14.2                –              1.3

42172              Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies
                    (hydronics) whsle                                          4.2                10.0             8.8              19.0               –             4.5               .2               .8
421720               Plumbing & heating equipment & supplies
                      (hydronics) whsle                                        4.2                10.0             8.8              19.0               –             4.5               .2               .8

42173              Warm air heating & air conditioning equipment
                    & supplies whsle                                           2.3                 4.6             4.9               6.4               –             3.6               –                .5
421730               Warm air heating & air conditioning
                      equipment & supplies whsle                               2.3                 4.6             4.9               6.4               –             3.6               –                .5

42174              Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle                    1.8                 3.0             4.0               5.9               –               –               –               2.2
421740               Refrigeration equipment & supplies whsle                  1.8                 3.0             4.0               5.9               –               –               –               2.2

4218             Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle                        4.5                 7.6             6.6               9.4               –             4.7               .8              1.3
42181             Construction & mining (except petroleum)
                   machinery & equip whsle                                     1.5                 6.9             1.7               8.1               –              .5               .7               .6
421810              Construction & mining (except petroleum)
                     machinery & equip whsle                                   1.5                 6.9             1.7               8.1               –              .5               .7               .6

42182              Farm & garden machinery & equipment whsle                   5.6                 6.4             9.0              10.0               D              D                D                D
421820               Farm & garden machinery & equipment
                      whsle                                                    5.6                 6.4             9.0              10.0               D              D                D                D
4218201                Farm machinery & equipment farm
                        dealers                                                9.8                10.9               D                D                –               –               –                –
4218202                Farm machinery & equipment whsle
                        distributors                                           2.1                 3.7               D                D                D              D                D                D
4218203                Lawn & garden machinery & equipment
                        whsle                                                  8.2                  .7               D                D                –               –               –                –

          See footnotes at end of table.


28        TEXAS                                                                                                            WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                      U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census      Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 2.          Percent of Sales Data Based on Administrative Records and Estimation for the
                  State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                              Manufacturers’ sales branches        Agents, brokers, and
                                                                            All types of operation              Merchant wholesalers                  and offices                 commission merchants
                                                                             percent of sales                    percent of sales                  percent of sales                 percent of sales
     NAICS            Geographic area and kind of business
      code
                                                                                From                                From                              From                            From
                                                                        administrative                      administrative                    administrative                  administrative
                                                                            records1        Estimated2          records1      Estimated2          records1       Estimated2       records1       Estimated2

               TEXAS Con.
42                      Wholesale trade Con.
421            Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.
4218             Machinery, equipment, & supplies whsle Con.
42183             Industrial machinery & equipment whsle                          4.3                 7.2             6.8               8.7               –             6.3               .7               1.3
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment whsle                        4.3                 7.2             6.8               8.7               –             6.3               .7               1.3
4218301                Food processing machinery & equipment
                        whsle                                                    15.1                 5.7            24.0               8.2               D              D                D                 D
4218302                Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid power)
                        machinery & equipment whsle                               9.7                10.5            13.0              12.0               –             8.0             1.6                2.1
42183021                 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps & motors
                          whsle                                                   5.4                11.4             7.9              13.3               –             9.2             3.8                2.6
42183022                 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts,
                          accessories, & supplies whsle                          13.0                 9.8            16.2              11.1               –             6.0               –                1.7
4218303                General purpose industrial machinery &
                        equipment whsle                                           4.3                 5.7             7.7               6.4               –             6.3               .1                .2
4218304                Metalworking machinery & equipment
                        whsle                                                     8.1                 5.0            10.9               5.0               –            16.9             2.0                 .1
4218305                Materials handling equipment whsle                         3.7                 8.2             5.3              10.2               –             3.7              .8                4.1
4218306                Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline mach, equip,
                        & supplies whsle                                          3.0                 5.8             4.3               6.1               –             7.1               .7               1.7
4218307                Other industrial machinery & equipment
                        whsle                                                     2.9                10.9             6.6              19.0               D              D                D                 D
42184              Industrial supplies whsle                                      3.9                 8.3             5.8              10.9               –             3.9               .9               1.0
421840               Industrial supplies whsle                                    3.9                 8.3             5.8              10.9               –             3.9               .9               1.0
4218401                General line industrial supplies whsle                     5.0                11.4             5.3              11.4               –               –               .3              10.7
4218402                Mechanical power transmission supplies
                        whsle                                                     1.2                 6.9             2.6              15.8               –              .6             1.2                 –
4218403                Welding supplies whsle                                     5.7                14.8              D                 D                D              D                –                 –
4218404                Industrial containers & supplies whsle                     4.8                11.1             5.2               9.0               –               –              D                  D
4218405                Industrial valves & fittings (except fluid
                        power) whsle                                              4.9                 2.8             6.2               3.1               –             3.1               –                 .3
4218406                Other industrial supplies whsle                            4.4                10.7              D                 D                –             6.0               D                 D
42185              Service establishment equipment & supplies
                    whsle                                                        11.8                 9.1            17.9              12.4               –             3.6               .6                –
421850               Service establishment equipment & supplies
                      whsle                                                      11.8                 9.1            17.9              12.4               –             3.6               .6                –
4218501                Beauty & barber shop equipment &
                        supplies whsle                                           35.4                 8.9               D                D                –               –               D                 D
4218502                Custodial, janitors’ equipment & supplies
                        whsle                                                     6.0                14.4             7.5              16.6               –               –               D                 D
4218503                Laundry & dry cleaning equipment &
                        supplies whsle                                           15.2                 3.5               D                D                D              D                –                 –
4218504                Other service establishment equipment &
                        supplies whsle                                            7.1                 8.8               D                D                D              D                D                 D
42186              Transportation equipment & supplies (exc
                    motor vehicle) whsle                                          8.0                10.6             9.9              11.2               D              D                D                 D
421860               Transportation equipment & supplies (exc
                      motor vehicle) whsle                                        8.0                10.6             9.9              11.2               D              D                D                 D
4218601                Aircraft & aeronautical equipment &
                        supplies whsle                                            6.5                11.7             7.9              12.1               –               –               D                 D
4218602                Marine machinery, equipment, & supplies
                        whsle                                                    13.6                 7.8               D                D                –               –               D                 D
4218603                Other transportation equipment & supplies
                        whsle                                                    17.9                  –                D                D                –               –               –                 –
4219             Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                                9.3                 6.2               D                D                D              D                D                 D
42191              Sporting & recreational goods & supplies
                    whsle                                                         9.9                 5.5               D                D                –               –               D                 D
421910               Sporting & recreational goods & supplies
                      whsle                                                       9.9                 5.5               D                D                –               –               D                 D
42192              Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle                             5.0                 2.4            11.4               1.6               –               –               D                 D
421920               Toy & hobby goods & supplies whsle                           5.0                 2.4            11.4               1.6               –               –               D                 D
42193              Recyclable material whsle                                      9.9                 9.9            10.1              10.1               –               –               –                 –
421930               Recyclable material whsle                                    9.9                 9.9            10.1              10.1               –               –               –                 –
4219301                Iron & steel scrap processors & dealers                    9.2                 8.7              D                 D                –               –               –                 –
42193011                  Iron & steel scrap processors (using
                            power processing equipment)                           9.5                12.7               D                D                –               –               –                 –
42193012                  Iron & steel scrap processors (not using
                            power processing equip)                               8.9                 3.1              D                 D                –               –               –                 –
4219302                Recyclable paper & paperboard whsle                       10.3                15.8              D                 D                –               –               –                 –
4219303                Other recyclable material whsle                           10.5                 9.9            10.7              10.0               –               –               –                 –
42194              Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, &
                    precious metal whsle                                         13.0                 5.8            13.5               6.1               –               –               D                 D
421940               Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious stone, &
                      precious metal whsle                                       13.0                 5.8            13.5               6.1               –               –               D                 D
4219401                Jewelry, watch, diamonds, precious stone,
                        & silverware whsle                                       17.3                 6.1               D                D                –               –               D                 D
4219402                Precious metal (excluding ores) whsle                      3.6                 5.2               D                D                –               –               –                 –
42199              Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle                        8.3                 4.6               D                D                D              D                D                 D
421990               Other miscellaneous durable goods whsle                      8.3                 4.6               D                D                D              D                D                 D
4219901                Musical instruments & supplies whsle                      23.1                 3.3               D                D                –              –                –                 –
4219902                Forest products (except lumber) whsle                     17.3                 7.1               D                D                –              –                –                 –
4219903                General merchandise (durable goods)
                        whsle                                                    18.8                 7.3            25.5               9.5               –               –               D                 D
4219904                Prerecorded media whsle                                     .8                 1.7              D                 D                –              .5               –                 –
42199041                  Compact discs/prerecorded audio tapes,
                           & phonograph records whsle                               D                  D                D                D                –              .5               –                 –
42199042                  Prerecorded video tapes whsle                             D                  D                D                D                –               –               –                 –
4219905                Fire extinguishers & fire safety equipment
                        whsle                                                     9.3                 3.1               D                D                –               –               –                 –
4219906                Other durable goods whsle                                 14.8                14.9               D                D                –               –               D                 D

          See footnotes at end of table.

WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                                       TEXAS             29
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census          Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 2.          Percent of Sales Data Based on Administrative Records and Estimation for the
                  State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                           Manufacturers’ sales branches        Agents, brokers, and
                                                                         All types of operation              Merchant wholesalers                  and offices                 commission merchants
                                                                          percent of sales                    percent of sales                  percent of sales                 percent of sales
     NAICS            Geographic area and kind of business
      code
                                                                             From                                From                              From                            From
                                                                     administrative                      administrative                    administrative                  administrative
                                                                         records1        Estimated2          records1      Estimated2          records1       Estimated2       records1       Estimated2

               TEXAS Con.
42                      Wholesale trade Con.

422            Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                               3.3                 2.8             6.2               3.7               –             2.1               .4                .8

4221             Paper & paper product whsle                                   2.4                 3.4             5.5               5.1               –             2.3             1.0                1.0
42211              Printing & writing paper whsle                              3.2                 3.8             6.6               7.9               –              .4             5.9                 .6
422110               Printing & writing paper whsle                            3.2                 3.8             6.6               7.9               –              .4             5.9                 .6

42212              Stationery & office supplies whsle                          2.6                 4.8             5.2               4.2               –             6.5               –                 .6
422120               Stationery & office supplies whsle                        2.6                 4.8             5.2               4.2               –             6.5               –                 .6

42213              Industrial & personal service paper whsle                   1.6                 1.4             5.0               4.1               –               –             1.4                1.9
422130               Industrial & personal service paper whsle                 1.6                 1.4             5.0               4.1               –               –             1.4                1.9

4222             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                            2.8                 1.2             5.2               1.8               –              .4               –                 .7
42221              Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                          2.8                 1.2             5.2               1.8               –              .4               –                 .7
422210               Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                        2.8                 1.2             5.2               1.8               –              .4               –                 .7
4222101                General line drugs whsle                                1.5                 1.3             1.5               1.3               –               –               –                  –
4222102                Specialty line drug, pharmaceutical,
                        cosmetic, & toiletries whsle                           3.7                 1.1            15.4               3.1               –              .4               –                 .7

4223             Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle                         6.9                 5.2            13.1               6.7               –             5.0               .2               1.4
42231              Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods whsle               8.1                 8.4            16.2              11.1               D              D                D                 D
422310               Piece goods, notions, & other dry goods
                      whsle                                                    8.1                 8.4            16.2              11.1               D              D                D                 D
4223101                Piece goods jobbers                                     7.6                 7.8            15.0              12.8               D              D                D                 D
4223102                Notions & other dry goods whsle                        10.2                11.1            22.0               2.2               D              D                –                 –

42232              Men’s & boys’ clothing & furnishings whsle                  9.5                 5.3            22.6               8.4               –             3.5               .1               1.6
422320              Men’s & boys’ clothing & furnishings whsle                 9.5                 5.3            22.6               8.4               –             3.5               .1               1.6

42233              Women’s, children’s, & infants’ clothing &
                    accessories whsle                                          7.5                 6.6            15.7               9.5               –             7.1               .3               2.1
422330               Women’s, children’s, & infants’ clothing &
                      accessories whsle                                        7.5                 6.6            15.7               9.5               –             7.1               .3               2.1

42234              Footwear whsle                                                .7                 .6               .8               .7               –               –               D                 D
422340               Footwear whsle                                              .7                 .6               .8               .7               –               –               D                 D

4224             Grocery & related products whsle                              3.7                 2.6             7.5               4.1               –             1.7               .2                .4
42241              General line grocery whsle                                  2.7                  .9             4.4               1.5               –               –                –                .1
422410               General line grocery whsle                                2.7                  .9             4.4               1.5               –               –                –                .1
4224102                General line grocery whsle, retail
                        cooperative                                           25.0                  –             25.0                –                –               –               –                  –
4224103                Other general line grocery whsle                         D                   D               D                 D                –               –               –                 .1

42242              Packaged frozen food whsle                                  2.5                 1.7             4.8               3.4               –               –               –                 –
422420               Packaged frozen food whsle                                2.5                 1.7             4.8               3.4               –               –               –                 –

42243              Dairy products, (except dried or canned)
                    whsle                                                      1.7                 2.4               D                D                –             1.8               –                 –
422430               Dairy products, (except dried or canned)
                      whsle                                                    1.7                 2.4               D                D                –             1.8               –                 –
4224302                Dairy product (except raw milk) whsle                    D                   D                D                D                –             1.8               –                 –

42244              Poultry & poultry product whsle                             4.4                 4.0               D                D                –             8.4               –                 –
422440               Poultry & poultry product whsle                           4.4                 4.0               D                D                –             8.4               –                 –
4224402                Poultry & poultry product (except live)
                         whsle                                                   D                  D                D                D                –             8.4               –                 –

42245              Confectionery whsle                                         1.1                 4.1             4.0              16.3               –               –               .5                .3
422450               Confectionery whsle                                       1.1                 4.1             4.0              16.3               –               –               .5                .3

42246              Fish & seafood whsle                                       11.8                14.9            13.5              17.1               –               –               –                 –
422460               Fish & seafood whsle                                     11.8                14.9            13.5              17.1               –               –               –                 –

42247              Meat & meat product whsle                                   9.2                 3.5            14.2               3.6               –               –             4.2               15.4
422470              Meat & meat product whsle                                  9.2                 3.5            14.2               3.6               –               –             4.2               15.4

42248              Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                               9.7                 8.0            10.3               8.6               –               –             3.1                 .1
422480               Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                             9.7                 8.0            10.3               8.6               –               –             3.1                 .1

42249              Other grocery & related products whsle                      3.1                 2.5            12.1               4.5               –             2.2               –                 –
422490               Other grocery & related products whsle                    3.1                 2.5            12.1               4.5               –             2.2               –                 –
4224901                Coffee, tea, & spice whsle                              4.6                 2.2            20.7               9.8               –               –               –                 –
4224902                Bread & baked goods whsle                               3.6                 3.2            15.7              14.0               –               –               –                 –
4224903                Soft drinks whsle                                       3.2                 5.6              D                 D                –             6.0               –                 –
4224904                Canned goods whsle                                      7.1                 3.7            35.5               2.7               –             4.6               –                 –
4224905                Food & beverage basic materials whsle                   3.1                 5.8             7.6              12.9               –               –               D                 D
4224906                Other grocery specialties whsle                         2.0                 1.1              D                 D                D              D                D                 D

4225             Farm product raw material whsle                               4.9                 6.2             6.2               8.2               –               –             1.3                 .9
42251              Grain & field bean whsle                                    3.2                 9.9             3.3              10.3               –               –              .1                3.4
422510               Grain & field bean whsle                                  3.2                 9.9             3.3              10.3               –               –              .1                3.4

42252              Livestock whsle                                             6.5                 3.9            20.0              12.3               –               –             1.4                 .7
422520               Livestock whsle                                           6.5                 3.9            20.0              12.3               –               –             1.4                 .7

42259              Other farm product raw material whsle                       5.1                 4.8             5.2               4.9               –               –             1.7                 .7
422590               Other farm product raw material whsle                     5.1                 4.8             5.2               4.9               –               –             1.7                 .7
4225901                Hides, skins, & pelts whsle                             2.1                10.2              D                 D                –               –               –                  –
4225903                Wool, wool tops, & mohair whsle                         3.1                 2.7               –               2.4               –               –               –                  –
4225904                Cotton whsle                                            5.3                 3.5              D                 D                –               –               –                  –
4225905                Other farm product raw material whsle                    D                   D               D                 D                –               –               –                  –

          See footnotes at end of table.

30        TEXAS                                                                                                            WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                      U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census      Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 2.          Percent of Sales Data Based on Administrative Records and Estimation for the
                  State: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A]

                                                                                                                                              Manufacturers’ sales branches        Agents, brokers, and
                                                                            All types of operation              Merchant wholesalers                  and offices                 commission merchants
                                                                             percent of sales                    percent of sales                  percent of sales                 percent of sales
     NAICS              Geographic area and kind of business
      code
                                                                                From                                From                              From                            From
                                                                        administrative                      administrative                    administrative                  administrative
                                                                            records1        Estimated2          records1      Estimated2          records1       Estimated2       records1       Estimated2

               TEXAS Con.

42                        Wholesale trade Con.

422            Wholesale trade, nondurable goods        Con.

4226             Chemical & allied products whsle                                 1.3                 3.8             2.8               4.2               –             3.5             1.2               2.0
42261              Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes
                    whsle                                                         2.4                 4.0             4.1               4.5               –             3.8             1.2                .1
422610               Plastics materials & basic forms & shapes
                      whsle                                                       2.4                 4.0             4.1               4.5               –             3.8             1.2                .1

42269                 Other chemical & allied products whsle                      1.1                 3.7             2.4               4.1               –             3.4             1.1               3.3
422690                  Other chemical & allied products whsle                    1.1                 3.7             2.4               4.1               –             3.4             1.1               3.3
4226901                   Industrial gases (except LP) whsle                      2.5                10.0              D                 D                –            10.7               –                 –
4226902                   Other chemical & allied products whsle                  1.1                 3.6              D                 D                –             3.3              D                 D

4227             Petroleum & petroleum products whsle                             2.9                 1.4             5.9               1.4               –             1.5               –                .8
42271              Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                            3.7                   –             6.8                 –               –               –               –                 –
422710               Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                          3.7                   –             6.8                 –               –               –               –                 –
4227101                 Petroleum bulk stations & terminals
                         (except LP)                                              4.1                  –                D                D                D              D                –                –
42271011                  Petroleum bulk stations (except LP)                    17.9                  –                D                D                D              D                –                –
42271012                  Petroleum bulk terminals (except LP)                     .1                  –                D                D                –              –                –                –
4227102                 Liquefied petroleum bulk stations &
                         terminals                                                  .2                 –                D                D                D              D                –                –

42272                 Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk
                       stations & terminals)                                      2.1                 2.9             4.7               3.3               –             3.0               –                .8
422720                  Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle (exc bulk
                         stations & terminals)                                    2.1                 2.9             4.7               3.3               –             3.0               –                .8

4228             Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle                   D                  D                D                D                D              D                D                D
42281              Beer & ale whsle                                                 D                  D                D                D                –              –                –                –
422810               Beer & ale whsle                                               D                  D                D                D                –              –                –                –

42282                 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle                   1.4                 7.2               D                D                D              D                –                –
422820                 Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage whsle                  1.4                 7.2               D                D                D              D                –                –
4228201                   Wine & distilled alcoholic bev (licensed
                           operation) whsle                                       1.4                 7.2               D                D                D              D                –                –

4229             Miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle                              D                   D               D                 D                D              D                D                D
42291              Farm supplies whsle                                            7.7                 6.8             9.8               7.1               D              D                D                D
422910               Farm supplies whsle                                          7.7                 6.8             9.8               7.1               D              D                D                D
4229101                 Farm supplies farm dealers                               10.6                 9.7              D                 D                D              D                –                –
4229102                 Farm supplies whsle distributors                          6.4                 5.5              D                 D                D              D                D                D

42292                 Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle                         1.6                 9.7               D                D                –             6.7               D                D
422920                  Book, periodical, & newspaper whsle                       1.6                 9.7               D                D                –             6.7               D                D

42293                 Flower, nursery stock, & florists’ supplies
                       whsle                                                     23.6                14.7               D                D                –               –               D                D
422930                  Flower, nursery stock, & florists’ supplies
                         whsle                                                   23.6                14.7               D                D                –               –               D                D

42294                 Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                             1.4                 1.2               D                D                D              D                –                –
422940                  Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                           1.4                 1.2               D                D                D              D                –                –

42295                 Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                            2.6                 7.1               D                D                D              D                –                –
422950                  Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                          2.6                 7.1               D                D                D              D                –                –
4229501                   Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                        2.6                 7.1               D                D                D              D                –                –

42299                 Other miscellaneous nondurable goods whsle                    D                  D             13.8               7.5               D              D                D                D
422990                  Other miscellaneous nondurable goods
                         whsle                                                     D                   D             13.8               7.5               D              D                D                D
4229901                   Art goods whsle                                        15.9                 7.9              D                 D                –              –                D                D
4229902                   General merchandise (nondurable goods)
                           whsle                                                  4.7                 2.0              D                 D                –              –                D                D
4229903                   Textile bags, bagging, & burlap whsle                    D                   D               D                 D                –              –                –                –
4229904                   Other nondurable goods whsle                             D                   D             26.5              19.3               D              D                D                D

          1Includes   sales information obtained from administrative records of other Federal agencies.
          2Includes   sales information which was imputed based on historic company ratios or administrative records, or on industry averages.




WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                                       TEXAS             31
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census            Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             ABILENE, TX MSA
42                    Wholesale trade                           219             933 921            54 085             11 901           1 996          114 696            65 609              68 416
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                     143                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                    24             35 382              3 762               836             159            8 024             6 481               6 841
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                            3             23 480              2 198               483              63            4 636             4 590               4 617
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                          3             23 480              2 198               483              63            4 636             4 590               4 617
42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle               12               6 705               944               208              59            2 034                930                 949
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle              12               6 705               944               208              59            2 034                930                 949
4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                              3             12 013                606               129              24            1 436             1 311               1 694
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                  22             81 124              6 791             1 104             193           11 766             3 044               2 797
42143            Computer & computer peripheral
                  equipment & software whsle                       9             67 556              4 803               684             114            8 614             1 995               1 738
421430             Computer & computer peripheral
                    equipment & software whsle                     9             67 556              4 803               684             114            8 614             1 995               1 738
4214301              Computer & peripheral
                      equipment whsle                              8                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                      4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4216           Electrical goods whsle                              9             14 874              1 641               437              65            3 044             2 001               1 268
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        13             26 567              2 926               668             113            5 214             5 315               5 882
42172            Plumbing & heating equipment &
                  supplies (hydronics) whsle                       4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421720             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                    supplies (hydronics) whsle                     4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                             57            110 962            10 202              2 116             369           21 062            17 652              20 057
42182            Farm & garden machinery &
                  equipment whsle                                  6             19 637              1 519               333              56            3 033             5 865               5 579
421820             Farm & garden machinery &
                    equipment whsle                                6             19 637              1 519               333              56            3 033             5 865               5 579
4218201              Farm machinery & equipment
                      farm dealers                                 6             19 637              1 519               333              56            3 033             5 865               5 579
42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          31             33 449              3 751               842             128            7 072             3 680               4 299
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        31             33 449              3 751               842             128            7 072             3 680               4 299
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle              23             23 096              2 169               487              86            4 421             1 733               2 291
42184             Industrial supplies whsle                        4             14 634              1 621               184              38            3 544             3 274               3 384
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                      4             14 634              1 621               184              38            3 544             3 274               3 384
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                       1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                  7             23 264                763               193              60            1 911                781                 805
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                              7             23 264                763               193              60            1 911                781                 805
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                  5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42191            Sporting & recreational goods &
                  supplies whsle                                   1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421910             Sporting & recreational goods &
                    supplies whsle                                 1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                    76                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                   11             96 946              6 913             1 612             271           17 329             5 199               3 666
42249            Other grocery & related products
                  whsle                                            4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422490             Other grocery & related products
                    whsle                                          4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224903              Soft drinks whsle                             3                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4225           Farm product raw material whsle                     5             59 697                532               123              61            1 400                 51                  40
42252            Livestock whsle                                   2                  D                  D                 D               b                D                  D                   D
422520             Livestock whsle                                 2                  D                  D                 D               b                D                  D                   D
4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                   11             17 777              2 524               599             106            6 610             1 880               2 134
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                            9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                          9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                             21                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals              11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                     11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                       8                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                               7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)              10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


32        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                               Establish                            Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                                  ments            Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                               (number)         ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             ABILENE, TX MSA Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.
4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                         3         23 761              1 933               422              66            4 380                924                 819
4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                                  7               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42291            Farm supplies whsle                                   2               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422910             Farm supplies whsle                                 2               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229101               Farm supplies farm dealers                       1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
                      Merchant wholesalers                          200         832 949            49 970             10 974          1 813           105 314            64 341              67 013
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                         130                D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                       24          35 382              3 762               836            159             8 024             6 481               6 841
42114            Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle                   12           6 705                944               208             59             2 034               930                 949
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle                 12           6 705                944               208             59             2 034               930                 949
4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                                  2               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                     19                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42143            Computer & computer peripheral
                  equipment & software whsle                           8               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4214301              Computer & peripheral
                      equipment whsle                                  7               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                          4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4216           Electrical goods whsle                                  8               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                           13          26 567              2 926               668            113             5 214             5 315               5 882
42172            Plumbing & heating equipment &
                  supplies (hydronics) whsle                           4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421720             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                    supplies (hydronics) whsle                         4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                                50          86 313              9 518             1 963            343            19 587            17 072              19 381
42182            Farm & garden machinery &
                  equipment whsle                                      6         19 637              1 519               333              56            3 033             5 865               5 579
421820             Farm & garden machinery &
                    equipment whsle                                    6         19 637              1 519               333              56            3 033             5 865               5 579
4218201              Farm machinery & equipment
                      farm dealers                                     6         19 637              1 519               333              56            3 033             5 865               5 579

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                             27                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                           27                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle                 19                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                            4         14 634              1 621               184              38            3 544             3 274               3 384
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                          4         14 634              1 621               184              38            3 544             3 274               3 384
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                           1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                     10                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42191            Sporting & recreational goods &
                  supplies whsle                                       1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421910             Sporting & recreational goods &
                    supplies whsle                                     1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                       70                D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                        8               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42249            Other grocery & related products
                  whsle                                                3               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422490             Other grocery & related products
                    whsle                                              3               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4224903              Soft drinks whsle                                 2               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                         4               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                      11          17 777              2 524               599            106             6 610             1 880               2 134
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                                9               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                              9               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                21                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                 11                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                        11                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                           8               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                                   7               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                   10                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)                 10                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            33
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census           Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             ABILENE, TX MSA Con.
                      Merchant wholesalers      Con.
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.
4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                              7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42291            Farm supplies whsle                               2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422910             Farm supplies whsle                             2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229101               Farm supplies farm dealers                   1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices                 10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                        7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                              4             22 275                384                 85             14              809                521                 606
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                     3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants                        9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                     3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4225           Farm product raw material whsle                     1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

             AMARILLO, TX MSA

42                    Wholesale trade                           357           2 390 753           153 007             33 236           4 824          291 102           167 251            186 642
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                     223             577 720            67 633             14 869           2 075          119 905            83 289              94 602
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                    36                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                           16             86 644              8 778             1 825             267           11 802            14 849              13 949
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                         16             86 644              8 778             1 825             267           11 802            14 849              13 949
4211105              Heavy truck & tractor (over
                       26,000 lb) whsle                            9                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                          11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                        11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                              9                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42132            Brick, stone, & related construction
                  materials whsle                                  5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421320             Brick, stone, & related construction
                     materials whsle                               5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                  29             83 653            12 872              2 198             291           24 031             3 903               9 155
42142            Office equipment whsle                           10                  D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
421420             Office equipment whsle                         10                  D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                      6             16 505              3 952               822              80            7 162                644                 592
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                    6             16 505              3 952               822              80            7 162                644                 592
42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                      8             44 311              4 570               266              38            9 671             1 010               6 253
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                    8             44 311              4 570               266              38            9 671             1 010               6 253
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                              8             44 311              4 570               266              38            9 671             1 010               6 253
4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                              9             45 268              4 492               876             127            9 093             9 883              10 374
42151            Metal service centers & offices                   9             45 268              4 492               876             127            9 093             9 883              10 374
421510             Metal service centers & offices                 9             45 268              4 492               876             127            9 093             9 883              10 374
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                                8                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                   7                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4216           Electrical goods whsle                             34             82 877              6 958             1 732             240           12 272             6 653               6 140
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    21                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        21                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                          11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                        11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        22             77 226              8 949             1 843             287           16 523            13 460              13 168
42171            Hardware whsle                                    8             43 803              5 897             1 145             179           10 216             8 123               8 397
421710             Hardware whsle                                  8             43 803              5 897             1 145             179           10 216             8 123               8 397
42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                      8             26 379              2 110               512              74            4 352             3 937               3 434
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                8             26 379              2 110               512              74            4 352             3 937               3 434


34        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                               Establish                            Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                                  ments            Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                               (number)         ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AMARILLO, TX MSA             Con.

42                    Wholesale trade Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods        Con.

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                                67         137 736            18 367              4 579            525            31 053            25 955              32 457
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                                7         35 432              4 319             1 087              93            7 253            13 378              16 865
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                              7         35 432              4 319             1 087              93            7 253            13 378              16 865

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                   10                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                                 10                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                                    6               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                             24          40 285              7 282             1 750            209            11 176             3 606               4 436
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                           24          40 285              7 282             1 750            209            11 176             3 606               4 436
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                           4         16 129              4 099             1 009            113             5 551             1 076               1 497

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                          20          36 052              4 806             1 297            137             8 309             5 283               6 204
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                        20          36 052              4 806             1 297            137             8 309             5 283               6 204
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                           5           9 841             1 268               301              44            2 105             1 799               1 835

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                     15                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42193            Recyclable material whsle                            8                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421930             Recyclable material whsle                          8                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                        4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                      134       1 813 033            85 374             18 367          2 749           171 197            83 962              92 040

4221           Paper & paper product whsle                           13          27 184              3 911               893            137             7 479             2 704               2 942

4222           Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                    11                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42221            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                  11                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422210             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                    whsle                                            11                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4222102              Specialty line drug,
                      pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                      toiletries whsle                                 9               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                      22         887 109            41 552              9 173          1 428            75 115            38 020              39 791
42241            General line grocery whsle                           2               D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
422410             General line grocery whsle                         2               D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4224102              General line grocery whsle,
                      retail cooperative                               1               D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D

42247             Meat & meat product whsle                            5               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422470             Meat & meat product whsle                           5               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                             10                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                           10                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                               4                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                       20               D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
42251            Grain & field bean whsle                            12         134 978              3 236               622            106             7 611            17 496              19 187
422510             Grain & field bean whsle                          12         134 978              3 236               622            106             7 611            17 496              19 187

42252             Livestock whsle                                      6               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422520              Livestock whsle                                    6               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                      19                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                              18                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                            18                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4226901              Industrial gases (except LP)
                      whsle                                            2               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4226902              Other chemical & allied products
                      whsle                                          16                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                12                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                  8                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                          8               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                           7               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                                   6               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                         6              D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                      4         42 844              4 305               491            141            10 292             1 516               1 584
422810             Beer & ale whsle                                    4         42 844              4 305               491            141            10 292             1 516               1 584


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            35
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census           Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AMARILLO, TX MSA            Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.
4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                             28                  D                  D                 D               e                D                 D                   D
42291            Farm supplies whsle                              13            162 828              6 473             1 396             140           16 489             7 141               8 579
422910             Farm supplies whsle                            13            162 828              6 473             1 396             140           16 489             7 141               8 579
4229101               Farm supplies farm dealers                   2                  D                  D                 D               b                D                 D                   D
4229102               Farm supplies whsle
                       distributors                               11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42294             Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                  1                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422940              Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                1                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
                      Merchant wholesalers                      316           1 951 781           134 633             28 771           4 295          255 321           160 036            180 618
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                     199             504 560            60 962             13 169           1 931          107 996            80 163              91 672
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                    35                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                           15                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                         15                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4211105              Heavy truck & tractor (over
                       26,000 lb) whsle                            8                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                          11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                        11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                              6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                  23                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42145            Medical, dental, & hospital
                  equipment & supplies whsle                       5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421450             Medical, dental, & hospital
                    equipment & supplies whsle                     5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4214501              Surgical, medical, & hospital
                      supplies whsle                               5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                              9             45 268              4 492               876             127            9 093             9 883              10 374
42151            Metal service centers & offices                   9             45 268              4 492               876             127            9 093             9 883              10 374
421510             Metal service centers & offices                 9             45 268              4 492               876             127            9 093             9 883              10 374
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                                8                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                   7                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4216           Electrical goods whsle                             27             49 461              5 736             1 318             202            9 685             6 281               5 754
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    15                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        15                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        21                  D                  D                 D               e                D                 D                   D
42171            Hardware whsle                                    8             43 803              5 897             1 145             179           10 216             8 123               8 397
421710             Hardware whsle                                  8             43 803              5 897             1 145             179           10 216             8 123               8 397
42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                      8             26 379              2 110               512              74            4 352             3 937               3 434
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                8             26 379              2 110               512              74            4 352             3 937               3 434
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                             61                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                            7             35 432              4 319             1 087              93            7 253            13 378              16 865
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                          7             35 432              4 319             1 087              93            7 253            13 378              16 865
42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                 8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                               8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                                5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          20             35 240              7 043             1 690             204           10 796             3 279               4 049
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        20             35 240              7 043             1 690             204           10 796             3 279               4 049
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                       4             16 129              4 099             1 009             113            5 551             1 076               1 497
42184             Industrial supplies whsle                       20             36 052              4 806             1 297             137            8 309             5 283               6 204
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                     20             36 052              4 806             1 297             137            8 309             5 283               6 204
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                       5               9 841             1 268               301              44            2 105             1 799               1 835
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42193            Recyclable material whsle                         8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421930             Recyclable material whsle                       8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                    4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

36        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                               Establish                            Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                                  ments            Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                               (number)         ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AMARILLO, TX MSA             Con.

                      Merchant wholesalers         Con.

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                      117       1 447 221            73 671             15 602          2 364           147 325            79 873              88 946

4221           Paper & paper product whsle                           11                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                      14                D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42241            General line grocery whsle                           1                D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
422410             General line grocery whsle                         1                D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4224102              General line grocery whsle,
                      retail cooperative                               1               D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                               6               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                             6               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                       19               D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
42251            Grain & field bean whsle                            12         134 978              3 236               622            106             7 611            17 496              19 187
422510             Grain & field bean whsle                          12         134 978              3 236               622            106             7 611            17 496              19 187

42252             Livestock whsle                                      5               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422520              Livestock whsle                                    5               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                      16                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                              15                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                            15                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4226901              Industrial gases (except LP)
                      whsle                                            2               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4226902              Other chemical & allied products
                      whsle                                          13                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                10                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                  6                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                          6               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                           5               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                                   4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                         6               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                                28               D                  D                 D              e                 D                 D                   D
42291            Farm supplies whsle                                 13         162 828              6 473             1 396            140            16 489             7 141               8 579
422910             Farm supplies whsle                               13         162 828              6 473             1 396            140            16 489             7 141               8 579
4229101               Farm supplies farm dealers                      2               D                  D                 D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229102               Farm supplies whsle
                       distributors                                  11                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices                    26                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                          13                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                       13                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                        6        141 421              8 122             1 839            288            15 003             2 811               1 991
42249            Other grocery & related products
                  whsle                                                4               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422490             Other grocery & related products
                    whsle                                              4               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants                          15                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                          11                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                         4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                        2               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                         1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA


42                    Wholesale trade                             1 613      10 048 414           797 691           182 991          20 998        1 458 134            618 506            655 780




WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            37
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census           Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA
               Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                   1 155           7 268 322           617 559           138 891           14 614       1 109 052            500 071            527 135
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                    90            690 011            54 868             12 712           1 902          104 572            66 370              63 158
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                           26            504 093            16 411              3 650             596           31 334            44 583              39 399
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                         26            504 093            16 411              3 650             596           31 334            44 583              39 399
4211101              Automobile & motorcycle whsle                13            245 223             3 847                905             216            8 219             2 757               2 798
4211102              Bus & recreational vehicle
                       whsle                                       3                   D                  D                 D              b                 D                 D                   D
4211103              Light truck & van (14,000 lb or
                       less) whsle                                 2                   D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                          40                   D                  D                 D              g                 D                 D                   D
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                        40                   D                  D                 D              g                 D                 D                   D
4211201               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts warehouse distributors               19                   D                  D                 D              g                 D                 D                   D
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                              16             17 934              2 420               504              83            4 579             2 562               3 262
42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle               22                   D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle              22                   D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
4212           Furniture & home furnishings whsle                 56            135 977            14 077              2 966             460           28 713            10 191              11 177
42121            Furniture whsle                                  22             63 421             8 003              1 701             232           15 130             4 863               5 175
421210             Furniture whsle                                22             63 421             8 003              1 701             232           15 130             4 863               5 175
4212101               Household & lawn furniture
                       whsle                                      12             23 116              3 145               699             101            4 482                866              1 055
4212102               Office & business furniture
                       whsle                                      10             40 305              4 858             1 002             131           10 648             3 997               4 120
42122             Home furnishings whsle                          34             72   556            6   074           1 265             228           13   583           5 328               6 002
421220              Home furnishings whsle                        34             72   556            6   074           1 265             228           13   583           5 328               6 002
4212203               Floor coverings whsle                       14             36   930            3   259             742              95            6   953           4 298               4 996
4212204              Other home furnishings whsle                 10             25   515            1   308             252              58            3   005             385                 380
4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                             51            296 166            20 897              4 802             825           43 719            25 882              26 733
42131            Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                  panel whsle                                     26            209 993            14 182              3 291             573           28 249            18 232              19 157
421310             Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                    wood panel whsle                              26            209 993            14 182              3 291             573           28 249            18 232              19 157
4213101              Lumber without yard whsle                     4                  D                 D                  D               a                D                 D                   D
4213102              Lumber with yard whsle                        7                  D                 D                  D               b                D                 D                   D
4213103              Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                      wood panel whsle                            15            121 265            10 383              2 395             467           20 489            12 167              12 970
42132             Brick, stone, & related construction
                   materials whsle                                11             31 346              2 443               548             103            5 521             2 669               2 837
421320              Brick, stone, & related construction
                      materials whsle                             11             31 346              2 443               548             103            5 521             2 669               2 837
4213201                Brick, block, tile, clay/cement
                        sewer pipe whsle                           8                   D                  D                 D              b                 D                 D                   D
4213202                Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                 2                   D                  D                 D              b                 D                 D                   D
42139             Other construction materials whsle               9             37 556              3 613               792             124            7 951             4 079               3 871
421390              Other construction materials
                     whsle                                         9             37 556              3 613               792             124            7 951             4 079               3 871
4213902               Other construction materials
                       whsle                                       7                   D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                266           1 516 388           217 850             49 842           4 292          364 666            62 979              66 946
42141            Photographic equipment & supplies
                  whsle                                            3                   D                  D                 D              b                 D                 D                   D
421410             Photographic equipment &
                    supplies whsle                                 3                   D                  D                 D              b                 D                 D                   D
42142             Office equipment whsle                          39            206 440            50 816             11 536           1 237           81 583            16 299              18 273
421420              Office equipment whsle                        39            206 440            50 816             11 536           1 237           81 583            16 299              18 273
42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                   152           1 074 087           138 679             31 727           2 325          230 080            32 221              31 000
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                 152           1 074 087           138 679             31 727           2 325          230 080            32 221              31 000
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                          118             961 004            98 730             24 608           1 899          149 704            31 444              28 693
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                     41            281 448            13 310              3 211             285           29 280            21 344              14 961
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                    77            679 556            85 420             21 397           1 614          120 424            10 100              13 732
4214302               Computer software (packaged)
                       whsle                                      34            113 083            39 949              7 119             426           80 376                777              2 307
42144             Other commercial equipment whsle                20                   D                  D                 D              e                 D                 D                   D
421440              Other commercial equipment
                     whsle                                        20                   D                  D                 D              e                 D                 D                   D
4214401               Restaurant & hotel equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             14             59 961              3 824               904             111            8 062             1 740               1 698
4214402               Store machines & equipment
                       whsle                                       6                   D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     40            123 502            14 517              3 425             312           28 017            10 417              13 356
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                   40            123 502            14 517              3 425             312           28 017            10 417              13 356
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                             36            122 254            14 154              3 323             297           27 415            10 339              13 215

38        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                            Establish                               Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                               ments               Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                            (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA
               Con.

42                    Wholesale trade Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods      Con.

4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle Con.
42149            Other professional equipment &
                  supplies whsle                                    9            11 135              1 819               393              37            3 622                380                 609
421490             Other professional equipment &
                    supplies whsle                                  9            11 135              1 819               393              37            3 622                380                 609

4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                             30            120 187            11 754              2 174            316            22 463            13 730              16 591
42151            Metal service centers & offices                  30            120 187            11 754              2 174            316            22 463            13 730              16 591
421510             Metal service centers & offices                30            120 187            11 754              2 174            316            22 463            13 730              16 591
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                               22                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                  17             79 215              7 700             1 383            173            14 000            11 611              12 869
42151012                Ferrous metal sales offices                5                  D                  D                 D              b                 D                 D                   D

4216           Electrical goods whsle                            246          2 740 395           162 094             36 875          2 937           286 649           101 720            116 759
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    55            297 026            27 198              6 044            638            45 922            14 313              13 449
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        55            297 026            27 198              6 044            638            45 922            14 313              13 449

42162             Electrical appliance, television &
                   radio set whsle                                  9            19 502              2 243               469              66            5 390             1 986               1 994

42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                         182          2 423 867           132 653             30 362          2 233           235 337            85 421            101 316
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                       182          2 423 867           132 653             30 362          2 233           235 337            85 421            101 316
4216901               Communications equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             43                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                     139                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        86            214 244            21 878              4 588            513            41 920            28 325              27 908
42171            Hardware whsle                                   27             86 942             8 662              1 829            196            16 300             8 909              10 374
421710             Hardware whsle                                 27             86 942             8 662              1 829            196            16 300             8 909              10 374

42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                     15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                   15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     37             90 008              9 728             2 184            234            18 028            13 095              12 061
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               37             90 008              9 728             2 184            234            18 028            13 095              12 061

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                            221          1 275 683            91 290             19 936          2 545           161 172           128 993            147 471
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                           21             92 556              7 993             1 837            262            14 713            37 184              40 932
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                         21             92 556              7 993             1 837            262            14 713            37 184              40 932

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                19                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                              19                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                                 7            13 713              1 359               297              60            2 904             3 988               4 721
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                           6            13 311              1 188               286              51            2 426             2 429               2 484
4218203               Lawn & garden machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              6                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          96            830 008            52 656             11 734          1 506            85 967            51 285              55 138
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        96            830 008            52 656             11 734          1 506            85 967            51 285              55 138
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                      11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42183022                 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts,
                          accessories, & supplies
                          whsle                                     5            22 419              1 968               476              55            4 057             3 442               3 965
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                29             87 552            10 292              2 057            236            19 103            12 510              13 098
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                      16             47 358              9 191             1 905            241            16 909             6 795               7 314
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            23            653 067            28 328              6 324            881            39 416            27 027              29 058


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            39
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA
               Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle Con.
42184            Industrial supplies whsle                        43            144 067            14 348              3 070             357           27 602            14 690              16 867
421840             Industrial supplies whsle                      43            144 067            14 348              3 070             357           27 602            14 690              16 867
4218401              General line industrial supplies
                      whsle                                       10             19 430              1 800               447              64            3 677             5 952               5 995
4218402              Mechanical power transmission
                      supplies whsle                               9             13 778              1 511               369              48            2 878             2 189               2 480
4218403              Welding supplies whsle                        4             11 067              2 103               446              63            4 514               742                 753
4218405              Industrial valves & fittings
                      (except fluid power) whsle                   3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218406              Other industrial supplies whsle              16                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 28                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                             28                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218501               Beauty & barber shop
                       equipment & supplies whsle                  6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             13             16 154              1 660               372              58            3 338                781                 894
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                  8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42186             Transportation equipment & supplies
                   (exc motor vehicle) whsle                      14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421860              Transportation equipment &
                     supplies (exc motor vehicle)
                     whsle                                        14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218601               Aircraft & aeronautical
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                109             279 271            22 851              4 996             824           55 178            61 881              50 392
42191            Sporting & recreational goods &
                  supplies whsle                                  18             36 724              2 038               473              88            4 748             3 437               3 427
421910             Sporting & recreational goods &
                    supplies whsle                                18             36 724              2 038               473              88            4 748             3 437               3 427

42193             Recyclable material whsle                       27             65 845              7 753             1 650             345           18 631             2 306               2 626
421930              Recyclable material whsle                     27             65 845              7 753             1 650             345           18 631             2 306               2 626
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                    6             25 265              2 653               508              98            6 368                940              1 274
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                              6             25 265              2 653               508              98            6 368                940              1 274
4219302              Recyclable paper & paperboard
                        whsle                                      4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4219303              Other recyclable material whsle              17                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42194             Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                   stone, & precious metal whsle                  16             84 707              5 960             1 408             186           14 563            49 991              37 732
421940              Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                     stone, & precious metal whsle                16             84 707              5 960             1 408             186           14 563            49 991              37 732
4219401               Jewelry, watch, diamonds,
                       precious stone, & silverware
                       whsle                                      13             76 638              5 529             1 287             176           13 593            47 521              35 212

42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                          42             86 468              6 527             1 326             182           15 295             5 110               5 513
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                  42             86 468              6 527             1 326             182           15 295             5 110               5 513
4219901               Musical instruments & supplies
                       whsle                                       2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219903               General merchandise (durable
                       goods) whsle                               20                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219904               Prerecorded media whsle                     10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42199041                Compact discs/prerecorded
                         audio tapes, & phonograph
                         records whsle                            10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219906               Other durable goods whsle                    7                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                  458           2 780 092           180 132             44 100           6 384          349 082           118 435            128 645

4221           Paper & paper product whsle                        57            177 122            21 458              5 182             540           37 646            15 534              16 006
42211            Printing & writing paper whsle                   11             78 957             5 733              1 482             155            9 773             7 475               7 786
422110             Printing & writing paper whsle                 11             78 957             5 733              1 482             155            9 773             7 475               7 786

42212             Stationery & office supplies whsle              39             58 460              6 597             1 531             273           13 742             5 189               5 027
422120              Stationery & office supplies whsle            39             58 460              6 597             1 531             273           13 742             5 189               5 027

42213             Industrial & personal service paper
                   whsle                                           7             39 705              9 128             2 169             112           14 131             2 870               3 193
422130              Industrial & personal service paper
                     whsle                                         7             39 705              9 128             2 169             112           14 131             2 870               3 193

4222           Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                 30            109 585              9 492             2 191             271           24 093            14 503              15 691
42221            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle               30            109 585              9 492             2 191             271           24 093            14 503              15 691
422210             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                    whsle                                         30            109 585              9 492             2 191             271           24 093            14 503              15 691
4222101              General line drugs whsle                     11                  D                  D                 D               b                D                 D                   D
4222102              Specialty line drug,
                      pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                      toiletries whsle                            19                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4223           Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle              24                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D


40        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                               Establish                            Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                                  ments            Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                               (number)         ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA
               Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                     105       1 287 181            79 070             19 142          2 848           138 778            30 617              32 435
42241            General line grocery whsle                          11         383 745            28 747              7 117            826            50 871            20 441              21 691
422410             General line grocery whsle                        11         383 745            28 747              7 117            826            50 871            20 441              21 691
4224103              Other general line grocery
                      whsle                                          11         383 745            28 747              7 117            826            50 871            20 441              21 691
42242             Packaged frozen food whsle                           5               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422420              Packaged frozen food whsle                         5               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42243             Dairy products, (except dried or
                   canned) whsle                                       6         51 345              5 330             1 252            167            10 868                645                 601
422430              Dairy products, (except dried or
                     canned) whsle                                     6         51 345              5 330             1 252            167            10 868                645                 601
4224302               Dairy product (except raw milk)
                        whsle                                          6         51 345              5 330             1 252            167            10 868                645                 601
42245             Confectionery whsle                                  5               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422450              Confectionery whsle                                5               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42248             Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                      11         115 630            10 468              2 510            418            18 522             4 878               5 033
422480              Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                    11         115 630            10 468              2 510            418            18 522             4 878               5 033
42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                             51                D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                           51               D                  D                 D              f                 D                 D                   D
4224902               Bread & baked goods whsle                      11               D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                               7          56 818              7 546             1 819            245            15 523             1 660               1 696
4224906               Other grocery specialties whsle                18               D                  D                 D              e                 D                 D                   D
4225           Farm product raw material whsle                       16               D                  D                 D              c                 D                  D                   D
42252            Livestock whsle                                     10         107 756              1 850               472            186             3 075                  6                  10
422520             Livestock whsle                                   10         107 756              1 850               472            186             3 075                  6                  10
42259             Other farm product raw material
                   whsle                                               4               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422590              Other farm product raw material
                     whsle                                             4               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                      56         212 137            14 939              3 614            399            32 830            11 174              13 343
42261            Plastics materials & basic forms &
                  shapes whsle                                       14          68 753              4 002               936              97           10 395             4 260               4 483
422610             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                    shapes whsle                                     14          68 753              4 002               936              97           10 395             4 260               4 483
42269             Other chemical & allied products
                   whsle                                             42         143 384            10 937              2 678            302            22 435             6 914               8 860
422690              Other chemical & allied products
                     whsle                                           42         143 384            10 937              2 678            302            22 435             6 914               8 860
4226901               Industrial gases (except LP)
                       whsle                                           5         24 789              5 560             1 371            139             9 585             2 201               3 752
4226902               Other chemical & allied products
                       whsle                                         37         118 595              5 377             1 307            163            12 850             4 713               5 108

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                42               D                  D                 D              e                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                 26         176 044              3 991               926            158            10 770             3 941               4 047
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                        26         176 044              3 991               926            158            10 770             3 941               4 047
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                         26         176 044              3 991               926            158            10 770             3 941               4 047
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                                 26         176 044              3 991               926            158            10 770             3 941               4 047

42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                   16                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)                 16                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                       17         273 981            23 533              5 900            750            47 859            20 096              21 435
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                    12         193 008            18 764              4 770            628            40 945             6 733               7 001
422810             Beer & ale whsle                                  12         193 008            18 764              4 770            628            40 945             6 733               7 001

42282             Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                   whsle                                               5         80 973              4 769             1 130            122             6 914            13 363              14 434
422820              Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                     whsle                                             5         80 973              4 769             1 130            122             6 914            13 363              14 434
4228201               Wine & distilled alcoholic bev
                       (licensed operation) whsle                      5         80 973              4 769             1 130            122             6 914            13 363              14 434

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                               111               D                  D                 D               f                D                 D                   D
42291            Farm supplies whsle                                 16          15 039                971               191              52            2 687             2 141               2 312
422910             Farm supplies whsle                               16          15 039                971               191              52            2 687             2 141               2 312
4229101               Farm supplies farm dealers                     10               D                  D                 D               b                D                 D                   D

42292             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                   whsle                                             14                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422920              Book, periodical, & newspaper
                     whsle                                           14                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42293             Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                   supplies whsle                                    15          29 580              4 251             1 332            281             9 647             2 632               2 678
422930              Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                     supplies whsle                                  15          29 580              4 251             1 332            281             9 647             2 632               2 678


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            41
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census           Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA
               Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.
4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle Con.
42295            Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                 15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422950             Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle               15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229501               Paint, varnish, & supplies
                       whsle                                      15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42299             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                   goods whsle                                    47                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                  47                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4229901               Art goods whsle                             18                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle                24                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
                      Merchant wholesalers                    1 318           5 326 371           570 430           127 074           15 485       1 091 787            561 443            596 544
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                     932           3 747 343           429 412             92 328          10 569          815 414           453 295            478 812
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                    85                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                           23                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                         23                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4211101              Automobile & motorcycle whsle                11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4211102              Bus & recreational vehicle
                       whsle                                       3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4211103              Light truck & van (14,000 lb or
                       less) whsle                                 2                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                          38                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                        38                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4211201               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts warehouse distributors               18                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                              15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle               22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle              22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4212           Furniture & home furnishings whsle                 51                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42121            Furniture whsle                                  18                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421210             Furniture whsle                                18                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4212101               Household & lawn furniture
                       whsle                                       8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4212102               Office & business furniture
                       whsle                                      10             40 305              4 858             1 002             131           10 648             3 997               4 120
42122             Home furnishings whsle                          33                  D                  D                 D               c                D                 D                   D
421220              Home furnishings whsle                        33                  D                  D                 D               c                D                 D                   D
4212203               Floor coverings whsle                       14             36 930              3 259               742              95            6 953             4 298               4 996
4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                             38            234 922            16 949              3 838             673           34 475            20 653              21 364
42131            Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                  panel whsle                                     23                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421310             Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                    wood panel whsle                              23                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4213102              Lumber with yard whsle                        6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4213103              Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                      wood panel whsle                            13                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42132             Brick, stone, & related construction
                   materials whsle                                 5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421320              Brick, stone, & related construction
                      materials whsle                              5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4213202                Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                 2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42139             Other construction materials whsle               6             30 656              3 153               709             110            7 011             3 520               3 295
421390              Other construction materials
                     whsle                                         6             30 656              3 153               709             110            7 011             3 520               3 295
4213902               Other construction materials
                       whsle                                       6             30 656              3 153               709             110            7 011             3 520               3 295
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                224             890 416           125 369             24 775           2 487          229 033            57 061              60 955
42142            Office equipment whsle                          33             119 740            33 422              6 042             853           49 812            12 692              14 232
421420             Office equipment whsle                        33             119 740            33 422              6 042             853           49 812            12 692              14 232
42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                   126             571 576            70 507             13 664           1 127          137 179            30 052              29 130
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                 126             571 576            70 507             13 664           1 127          137 179            30 052              29 130
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                            95                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                     34                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                    61                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4214302               Computer software (packaged)
                       whsle                                      31                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42144             Other commercial equipment whsle                17             62 997              4 562             1 088             135            9 639             2 084               2 047
421440              Other commercial equipment
                     whsle                                        17             62 997              4 562             1 088             135            9 639             2 084               2 047
4214401               Restaurant & hotel equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA
               Con.
                      Merchant wholesalers      Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle Con.
42145            Medical, dental, & hospital
                  equipment & supplies whsle                      36            115 862            13 755              3 283            288            26 266            10 417              13 356
421450             Medical, dental, & hospital
                    equipment & supplies whsle                    36            115 862            13 755              3 283            288            26 266            10 417              13 356
4214501              Surgical, medical, & hospital
                      supplies whsle                              32            114 614            13 392              3 181            273            25 664            10 339              13 215
4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                             26             77 029              8 133             1 479            224            16 481             8 810              11 563
42151            Metal service centers & offices                  26             77 029              8 133             1 479            224            16 481             8 810              11 563
421510             Metal service centers & offices                26             77 029              8 133             1 479            224            16 481             8 810              11 563
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                               18                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                  14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42151012                Ferrous metal sales offices                4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4216           Electrical goods whsle                           146             918 297           109 039             24 918          2 101           198 991            94 818            109 600
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    31            122 385            10 534              2 403            304            21 284             9 785               8 781
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        31            122 385            10 534              2 403            304            21 284             9 785               8 781
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                        106             776 410            96 262             22 046          1 731           172 317            83 047              98 825
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                      106             776 410            96 262             22 046          1 731           172 317            83 047              98 825
4216901               Communications equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             26            197 379            43 539             10 514            796            74 623            25 994              36 420
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                      80            579 031            52 723             11 532            935            97 694            57 053              62 405
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        75                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42171            Hardware whsle                                   25                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421710             Hardware whsle                                 25                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                     13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                   13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     32                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               32                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                           189             623 982            63 645             13 596          1 644           120 723           107 520            125 089
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                           19                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                         19                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                18                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                              18                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                                7             13 713              1 359               297              60            2 904             3 988               4 721
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                          6             13 311              1 188               286              51            2 426             2 429               2 484
4218203               Lawn & garden machinery &
                       equipment whsle                             5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          76            212 921            26 468              5 753            643            48 621            29 831              32 763
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        76            212 921            26 468              5 753            643            48 621            29 831              32 763
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                       9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42183022                 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts,
                          accessories, & supplies
                          whsle                                    5             22 419              1 968               476              55            4 057             3 442               3 965
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                24                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                      14                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42184             Industrial supplies whsle                       39                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                     39                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                      10             19 430              1 800               447              64            3 677             5 952               5 995
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                              9             13 778              1 511               369              48            2 878             2 189               2 480
4218403               Welding supplies whsle                       3                  D                  D                 D               b                D                 D                   D
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                  3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle             13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            43
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA
               Con.
                      Merchant wholesalers      Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle Con.
42185            Service establishment equipment &
                  supplies whsle                                  25                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421850             Service establishment equipment
                    & supplies whsle                              25                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218501              Beauty & barber shop
                      equipment & supplies whsle                   6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218502              Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                      supplies whsle                              10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218504              Other service establishment
                      equipment & supplies whsle                   8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42186             Transportation equipment & supplies
                   (exc motor vehicle) whsle                      12                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421860              Transportation equipment &
                     supplies (exc motor vehicle)
                     whsle                                        12                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218601               Aircraft & aeronautical
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  98                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42191            Sporting & recreational goods &
                  supplies whsle                                  14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421910             Sporting & recreational goods &
                    supplies whsle                                14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42193             Recyclable material whsle                       27             65 845              7 753             1 650             345           18 631             2 306               2 626
421930              Recyclable material whsle                     27             65 845              7 753             1 650             345           18 631             2 306               2 626
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                    6             25 265              2 653               508              98            6 368                940              1 274
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                              6             25 265              2 653               508              98            6 368                940              1 274
4219302              Recyclable paper & paperboard
                        whsle                                      4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4219303              Other recyclable material whsle              17                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42194             Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                   stone, & precious metal whsle                  16             84 707              5 960             1 408             186           14 563            49 991              37 732
421940              Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                     stone, & precious metal whsle                16             84 707              5 960             1 408             186           14 563            49 991              37 732
4219401               Jewelry, watch, diamonds,
                       precious stone, & silverware
                       whsle                                      13             76 638              5 529             1 287             176           13 593            47 521              35 212
42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                          35                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                  35                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4219903               General merchandise (durable
                       goods) whsle                               17                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                  386           1 579 028           141 018             34 746           4 916          276 373           108 148            117 732
4221           Paper & paper product whsle                        49                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42211            Printing & writing paper whsle                   10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422110             Printing & writing paper whsle                 10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42212             Stationery & office supplies whsle              33                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422120              Stationery & office supplies whsle            33                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42213             Industrial & personal service paper
                   whsle                                           6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422130              Industrial & personal service paper
                     whsle                                         6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4222           Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                 27                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42221            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle               27                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422210             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                    whsle                                         27                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4222101              General line drugs whsle                     11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4222102              Specialty line drug,
                      pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                      toiletries whsle                            16                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4223           Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle              21                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                   79            559 702            51 123             12 521           1 815           91 396            28 843              30 663
42241            General line grocery whsle                        8                  D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
422410             General line grocery whsle                      8                  D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4224103              Other general line grocery
                      whsle                                        8                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

42248             Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                   11            115 630            10 468              2 510             418           18 522             4 878               5 033
422480              Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                 11            115 630            10 468              2 510             418           18 522             4 878               5 033

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                          35                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                        35                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                     9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42259            Other farm product raw material
                  whsle                                            3                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422590             Other farm product raw material
                    whsle                                          3                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D


44        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                               Establish                            Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                                  ments            Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                               (number)         ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA
               Con.
                      Merchant wholesalers         Con.

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                      46         120 257            12 608              2 939            347            25 613             9 038              11 016
42261            Plastics materials & basic forms &
                  shapes whsle                                       12                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422610             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                    shapes whsle                                     12                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42269             Other chemical & allied products
                   whsle                                             34                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422690              Other chemical & allied products
                     whsle                                           34                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4226901               Industrial gases (except LP)
                       whsle                                           4               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4226902               Other chemical & allied products
                       whsle                                         30                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                38                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                 24                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                        24                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                         24                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                                 24                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                   14                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)                 14                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                       17         273 981            23 533              5 900            750            47 859            20 096              21 435
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                    12         193 008            18 764              4 770            628            40 945             6 733               7 001
422810             Beer & ale whsle                                  12         193 008            18 764              4 770            628            40 945             6 733               7 001

42282             Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                   whsle                                               5         80 973              4 769             1 130            122             6 914            13 363              14 434
422820              Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                     whsle                                             5         80 973              4 769             1 130            122             6 914            13 363              14 434
4228201               Wine & distilled alcoholic bev
                       (licensed operation) whsle                      5         80 973              4 769             1 130            122             6 914            13 363              14 434

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                               100                D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42291            Farm supplies whsle                                 14                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422910             Farm supplies whsle                               14                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42292             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                   whsle                                             11          35 562              4 224             1 290            258             8 669             5 160               4 240
422920              Book, periodical, & newspaper
                     whsle                                           11          35 562              4 224             1 290            258             8 669             5 160               4 240

42293             Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                   supplies whsle                                    15          29 580              4 251             1 332            281             9 647             2 632               2 678
422930              Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                     supplies whsle                                  15          29 580              4 251             1 332            281             9 647             2 632               2 678

42295             Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                   14                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422950              Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                 14                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229501               Paint, varnish, & supplies
                        whsle                                        14                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42299             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                   goods whsle                                       42                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                     42                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4229901               Art goods whsle                                18                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle                   21                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices                   124       2 793 610           180 722             46 340          4 115           290 169            56 473              58 871

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                          94       2 290 224           155 636             40 249          3 331           241 146            46 375              48 018

4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                                10                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42132            Brick, stone, & related construction
                  materials whsle                                      5               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421320             Brick, stone, & related construction
                     materials whsle                                   5               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                     27         577 295            84 814             23 498          1 572           123 406             5 829               5 966
42142            Office equipment whsle                               5               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421420             Office equipment whsle                             5               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                        19                D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                      19                D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                               18                D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                       14                D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            45
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census           Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA
               Con.
                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices
                       Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.
4216           Electrical goods whsle                             36            968 917            35 238              8 702             623           60 920             6 858               7 103
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    10            105 151            14 173              3 331             283           20 860             4 525               4 665
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        10            105 151            14 173              3 331             283           20 860             4 525               4 665
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                          26            863 766            21 065              5 371             340           40 060             2 333               2 438
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                        26            863 766            21 065              5 371             340           40 060             2 333               2 438
4216901               Communications equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             12             79 637            11 813              3 119             177           17 715             1 085               1 152
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                      14            784 129              9 252             2 252             163           22 345             1 248               1 286
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                             13            610 266            26 020              5 956             852           37 199            21 374              22 285
42183            Industrial machinery & equipment
                  whsle                                           10                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
421830             Industrial machinery & equipment
                    whsle                                         10                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4218307              Other industrial machinery &
                      equipment whsle                              5                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                   1                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
42199            Other miscellaneous durable goods
                  whsle                                            1                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
421990             Other miscellaneous durable
                    goods whsle                                    1                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                    30            503 386            25 086              6 091             784           49 023            10 098              10 853
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                    9            158 044            16 760              4 133             572           28 680             1 773               1 771
42249            Other grocery & related products
                  whsle                                            5             54 682              7 031             1 681             235           14 143             1 245               1 258
422490             Other grocery & related products
                    whsle                                          5             54 682              7 031             1 681             235           14 143             1 245               1 258
4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                    7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                            7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                          7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                              4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42292            Book, periodical, & newspaper
                  whsle                                            2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422920             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                    whsle                                          2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants                     171           1 928 433            46 539              9 577           1 398           76 178                590                 365
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                     129           1 230 755            32 511              6 314             714           52 492                401                 305
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                     3                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                            3                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                          3                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4212           Furniture & home furnishings whsle                  5                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
42122            Home furnishings whsle                            1                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
421220             Home furnishings whsle                          1                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                              3                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                  15             48 677              7 667             1 569             233           12 227                 89                  25
42144            Other commercial equipment whsle                  2                  D                  D                 D               c                D                  D                   D
421440             Other commercial equipment
                    whsle                                          2                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4214402              Store machines & equipment
                      whsle                                        1                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4216           Electrical goods whsle                             64            853 181            17 817              3 255             213           26 738                 44                  56
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    14             69 490              2 491               310              51            3 778                  3                   3
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        14             69 490              2 491               310              51            3 778                  3                   3
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                          50            783 691            15 326              2 945             162           22 960                 41                  53
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                        50            783 691            15 326              2 945             162           22 960                 41                  53
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                      45                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


46        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                            Establish                               Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                               ments               Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                            (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             AUSTIN–SAN MARCOS, TX MSA
               Con.
                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants
                       Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                             19             41 435              1 625               384              49            3 250                 99                  97
42183            Industrial machinery & equipment
                  whsle                                           10                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
421830             Industrial machinery & equipment
                    whsle                                         10                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4218307              Other industrial machinery &
                      equipment whsle                               5                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42199            Other miscellaneous durable goods
                  whsle                                             6                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
421990             Other miscellaneous durable
                    goods whsle                                     6                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                    42            697 678            14 028              3 263            684            23 686                189                  60
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                   17            569 435            11 187              2 488            461            18 702                  1                   1
42249            Other grocery & related products
                  whsle                                           11                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422490             Other grocery & related products
                    whsle                                         11                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224906              Other grocery specialties whsle               7                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4225           Farm product raw material whsle                      7                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42252            Livestock whsle                                    6                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422520             Livestock whsle                                  6                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                     3                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
42261            Plastics materials & basic forms &
                  shapes whsle                                      2                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422610             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                    shapes whsle                                    2                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

             BEAUMONT–PORT ARTHUR, TX
              MSA

42                    Wholesale trade                            445          2 176 167           174 483             41 352          5 293           350 300           155 206            169 901
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                      317            831 352           102 872             24 037          3 242           204 027            75 965              85 326
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                    24             29 147              2 173               531            105             4 242             2 118               2 287
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                             5            21 967                977               253              49            1 670                678                 694
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                           5            21 967                977               253              49            1 670                678                 694
42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle               12               4 523               777               181              39            1 698                956              1 069
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle              12               4 523               777               181              39            1 698                956              1 069
4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                             18            101 697            17 344              4 937            599            40 922             6 937               7 898
42132            Brick, stone, & related construction
                  materials whsle                                   6                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421320             Brick, stone, & related construction
                     materials whsle                                6                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4213202               Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                   4                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42133             Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                   whsle                                            2                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421330              Roofing, siding, & insulation
                     material whsle                                 2                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4213301               Roofing, siding, & insulation
                       material whsle                               2                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                  41             94 741            14 286              2 955            406            24 340             5 681               6 028
42142            Office equipment whsle                           10                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421420             Office equipment whsle                         10                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                     11             54 865              6 934             1 219            178            11 551             1 939               2 025
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                   11             54 865              6 934             1 219            178            11 551             1 939               2 025
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                            11             54 865              6 934             1 219            178            11 551             1 939               2 025
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                      8                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     15             19 092              2 868               586              87            5 440             1 943               2 031
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                   15             19 092              2 868               586              87            5 440             1 943               2 031
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                             15             19 092              2 868               586              87            5 440             1 943               2 031
4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                             11             33 039              3 950               877            113             8 155             4 914               4 794
42151            Metal service centers & offices                  11             33 039              3 950               877            113             8 155             4 914               4 794
421510             Metal service centers & offices                11             33 039              3 950               877            113             8 155             4 914               4 794
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                                 9                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                    9                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            47
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             BEAUMONT–PORT ARTHUR, TX
              MSA Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.
4216           Electrical goods whsle                             32             68 215              6 644             1 611             211           11 941             7 046               7 883
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    17             51 096              3 873             1 049             123            6 730             4 856               4 717
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        17             51 096              3 873             1 049             123            6 730             4 856               4 717
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                          13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                        13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        25             50 659              4 534             1 095             196           10 884             6 418               7 624
42171            Hardware whsle                                   12             34 434              3 128               711             132            7 402             4 682               5 787
421710             Hardware whsle                                 12             34 434              3 128               711             132            7 402             4 682               5 787
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                           125             371 021            44 307              9 713           1 219           80 782            38 105              43 468
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                            7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                          7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          53            155 909            21 342              4 567             466           37 141             9 144              13 003
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        53            155 909            21 342              4 567             466           37 141             9 144              13 003
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                       6             13 726              1 755               374              40            3 117                572                 672
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                21             54 318              7 184             1 716             186           15 498             4 393               6 433
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                             3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle              11             54 736              7 120             1 388             140           10 846             2 692               4 314
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                             6             14 823              1 334               355              42            2 358                460                 515
42184             Industrial supplies whsle                       47            165 621            18 143              4 014             575           33 795            19 884              20 767
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                     47            165 621            18 143              4 014             575           33 795            19 884              20 767
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                       6             19 341              1 712               370              58            3 159                799                 794
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                              7             27 229              2 647               626              87            5 308             2 525               2 521
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                 12             40 932              4 127               763              93            8 420             7 220               6 934
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle             19                  D                  D                 D               e                D                 D                   D
42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 11             20 976              2 507               601              88            4 499             2 815               2 863
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                             11             20 976              2 507               601              88            4 499             2 815               2 863
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                              5               9 044             1 353               363              56            2 130                984                 976
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                  3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  36             79 205              9 303             2 247             369           21 982             4 097               4 685
42193            Recyclable material whsle                        17             59 333              6 987             1 720             281           17 360             3 249               3 775
421930             Recyclable material whsle                      17             59 333              6 987             1 720             281           17 360             3 249               3 775
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                   10             47 590              5 332             1 301             206           12 818             2 928               3 504
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                              6             46 630              5 076             1 224             196           12 272             2 840               3 413
42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                          15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                  15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219905               Fire extinguishers & fire safety
                       equipment whsle                             3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                  128           1 344 815            71 611             17 315           2 051          146 273            79 241              84 575
4221           Paper & paper product whsle                        12                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                   32            289 516            23 493              5 517             765           38 661            10 109              10 455
42241            General line grocery whsle                        1                  D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
422410             General line grocery whsle                      1                  D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
4224103              Other general line grocery
                      whsle                                        1                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42245             Confectionery whsle                              3                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422450              Confectionery whsle                            3                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42246             Fish & seafood whsle                             6             27 623              1 163               137              24            2 489             3 522               3 968
422460              Fish & seafood whsle                           6             27 623              1 163               137              24            2 489             3 522               3 968
42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                          13                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                        13                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                            5                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D


48        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                               Establish                            Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                                  ments            Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                               (number)         ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             BEAUMONT–PORT ARTHUR, TX
              MSA Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.
4225           Farm product raw material whsle                         2               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42251            Grain & field bean whsle                              1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422510             Grain & field bean whsle                            1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                      23         123 450            13 513              3 809            237            29 802             6 983               5 702
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                              20         109 735            11 417              3 363            169            24 380             5 133               3 740
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                            20         109 735            11 417              3 363            169            24 380             5 133               3 740
4226901              Industrial gases (except LP)
                      whsle                                            2               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4226902              Other chemical & allied products
                      whsle                                          18                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                31               D                  D                 D              f                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                 19         322 248              9 984             2 591            298            29 124             9 763              10 441
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                        19         322 248              9 984             2 591            298            29 124             9 763              10 441
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                         18                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                                 11                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227102               Liquefied petroleum bulk
                       stations & terminals                            1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                   12                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)                 12                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                         5              D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                      4         70 418              6 942             1 300            198            15 227             3 222               3 478
422810             Beer & ale whsle                                    4         70 418              6 942             1 300            198            15 227             3 222               3 478
4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                                13                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42294            Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                      1                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422940             Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                    1                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
                      Merchant wholesalers                          380       1 594 819           134 795             31 599          4 170           266 603           111 851            125 304
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                         277         673 029            92 251             21 435          2 906           176 669            68 431              77 626
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                       23                D                 D                 D               c                D                  D                  D
42114            Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle                   12            4 523               777               181              39            1 698                956              1 069
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle                 12            4 523               777               181              39            1 698                956              1 069
4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                                14                D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42133            Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                  whsle                                                2               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421330             Roofing, siding, & insulation
                    material whsle                                     2               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4213301              Roofing, siding, & insulation
                      material whsle                                   2               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                     36                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42143            Computer & computer peripheral
                  equipment & software whsle                           9               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4214301              Computer & peripheral
                      equipment whsle                                  9               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                         6               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                        14                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                      14                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                                14                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                                10                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42151            Metal service centers & offices                     10                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421510             Metal service centers & offices                   10                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                                    8               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4216           Electrical goods whsle                                26          50 277              5 857             1 392            197            10 751             6 988               7 819
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                       13          34 913              3 528               945            116             6 159             4 856               4 717
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                           13          34 913              3 528               945            116             6 159             4 856               4 717

42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                             11                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                           11                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                           22                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            49
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census           Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             BEAUMONT–PORT ARTHUR, TX
              MSA Con.

                      Merchant wholesalers      Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                           108             314 624            39 494              8 514           1 081           71 660            35 596              40 525
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                            5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                          5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          46            133 224            19 529              4 045             430           32 905             8 812              12 657
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        46            133 224            19 529              4 045             430           32 905             8 812              12 657
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                       5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                18                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                             3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle              10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                       41            135 290            15 343              3 361             476           29 276            18 261              18 741
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                     41            135 290            15 343              3 361             476           29 276            18 261              18 741
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                       5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                              6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                 12             40 932              4 127               763              93            8 420             7 220               6 934
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle             15                  D                  D                 D               e                D                 D                   D

42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                  9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                              9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                              4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                  3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  33                  D                  D                 D               e                D                 D                   D
42193            Recyclable material whsle                        17             59 333              6 987             1 720             281           17 360             3 249               3 775
421930             Recyclable material whsle                      17             59 333              6 987             1 720             281           17 360             3 249               3 775
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                   10             47 590              5 332             1 301             206           12 818             2 928               3 504
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                              6             46 630              5 076             1 224             196           12 272             2 840               3 413

42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                          13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                  13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219905               Fire extinguishers & fire safety
                       equipment whsle                             3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                  103             921 790            42 544             10 164           1 264           89 934            43 420              47 678

4221           Paper & paper product whsle                        10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                   24                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42241            General line grocery whsle                        1                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422410             General line grocery whsle                      1                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224103              Other general line grocery
                      whsle                                        1                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42246             Fish & seafood whsle                             5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422460              Fish & seafood whsle                           5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                           9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                         9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                     2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42251            Grain & field bean whsle                          1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422510             Grain & field bean whsle                        1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                   16                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                           13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                         13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4226902              Other chemical & allied products
                      whsle                                       13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

50        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                               Establish                            Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                                  ments            Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                               (number)         ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             BEAUMONT–PORT ARTHUR, TX
              MSA Con.
                      Merchant wholesalers         Con.

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                25                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                 14                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                        14                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                         14                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                                 10                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                   11                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)                 11                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                         5              D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                      4         70 418              6 942             1 300            198            15 227             3 222               3 478
422810             Beer & ale whsle                                    4         70 418              6 942             1 300            198            15 227             3 222               3 478

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                                11                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices                    47         535 299            38 137              9 352          1 056            80 718            43 355              44 370

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                          26         124 768              9 336             2 264            282            25 005             7 534               7 473

4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                                  4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42132            Brick, stone, & related construction
                  materials whsle                                      3               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421320             Brick, stone, & related construction
                     materials whsle                                   3               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4213202               Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                      1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                                10          32 153              3 886               959            105             7 548             2 509               2 716

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                       21         410 531            28 801              7 088            774            55 713            35 821              36 897

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                        6               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42249            Other grocery & related products
                  whsle                                                3               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422490             Other grocery & related products
                    whsle                                              3               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                        6               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                                6               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                              6               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                  5               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants                          18          46 049              1 551               401              67            2 979                  –                 227

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                          14          33 555              1 285               338              54            2 353                  –                 227

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                                  7         24 244                927               240              33            1 574                  –                 227
42183            Industrial machinery & equipment
                  whsle                                                3               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
421830             Industrial machinery & equipment
                    whsle                                              3               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                         4         12 494                266                 63             13              626                  –                   –


             BROWNSVILLE–HARLINGEN–
              SAN BENITO, TX MSA

42                    Wholesale trade                               387       1 218 946            81 626             19 711          3 772           170 393            91 711              96 551

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                         249         550 927            38 133              9 023          1 990            84 126            61 256              64 299

4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                       28          28 604              3 424               442            131             6 517             3 298               4 050
42112            Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                  whsle                                              15          24 510              3 181               396            109             5 929             2 874               3 531
421120             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                    whsle                                            15          24 510              3 181               396            109             5 929             2 874               3 531
4211202              Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                                 12          22 361              3 009               355              99            5 445             2 009               2 441

4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                                  9         21 187                722               170              33            1 649             1 586               2 183

WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            51
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census           Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             BROWNSVILLE–HARLINGEN–
              SAN BENITO, TX MSA Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods      Con.

4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                  23                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42144            Other commercial equipment whsle                  3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421440             Other commercial equipment
                    whsle                                          3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                      1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                    1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                              1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                             14             29 125              1 518               325              44            3 907             1 514               1 911
42151            Metal service centers & offices                  14             29 125              1 518               325              44            3 907             1 514               1 911
421510             Metal service centers & offices                14             29 125              1 518               325              44            3 907             1 514               1 911
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                               11             27 119              1 095               239              36            2 976             1 418               1 591

4216           Electrical goods whsle                             29            103 522              4 981             1 276             159           10 598             7 913               7 685
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    12             40 089              2 616               701              97            5 170             2 472               2 379
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        12             40 089              2 616               701              97            5 170             2 472               2 379

42162             Electrical appliance, television &
                   radio set whsle                                 2                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                          15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                        15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                       9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        23             26 467              2 321               584             132            5 452             4 373               4 515
42173            Warm air heating & air conditioning
                  equipment & supplies whsle                      10             12 540                921               208              46            2 336             2 267               2 366
421730             Warm air heating & air
                    conditioning equipment &
                    supplies whsle                                10             12 540                921               208              46            2 336             2 267               2 366

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                             77            210 907            11 459              2 686             428           25 211            28 435              29 864
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                            6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                          6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                 7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                               7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                                6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          36             93 247              2 405               548             118            5 726             3 185               3 324
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        36             93 247              2 405               548             118            5 726             3 185               3 324
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                15             10 829                895               197              54            2 515             1 313               1 397
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                             4                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                       18             22 625              2 009               469              87            4 199             2 124               2 427
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                     18             22 625              2 009               469              87            4 199             2 124               2 427

42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                  7             10 902              1 407               372              62            2 869             1 564               1 463
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                              7             10 902              1 407               372              62            2 869             1 564               1 463

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  42                  D                  D                 D               f                D                 D                   D
42193            Recyclable material whsle                        20             58 801              7 638             2 005             766           17 865             4 820               4 847
421930             Recyclable material whsle                      20             58 801              7 638             2 005             766           17 865             4 820               4 847
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                   13             39 426              2 847               900             342            7 741             2 247               2 241
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                              9                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4219303               Other recyclable material whsle              6                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                          11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                  11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

52        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                               Establish                            Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                                  ments            Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                               (number)         ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             BROWNSVILLE–HARLINGEN–
              SAN BENITO, TX MSA Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                      138         668 019            43 493             10 688          1 782            86 267            30 455              32 252
4223           Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle                 17          28 330              3 170               676            183             8 026             3 535               3 408
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                      58         338 208            22 992              5 721            972            39 796            12 167              11 910
42242            Packaged frozen food whsle                           8          85 209             1 653                296             34             3 217             5 705               5 421
422420             Packaged frozen food whsle                         8          85 209             1 653                296             34             3 217             5 705               5 421
42245             Confectionery whsle                                  4               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422450              Confectionery whsle                                4               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42246             Fish & seafood whsle                               17          44 243              1 549               389              84            3 546             1 113               1 143
422460              Fish & seafood whsle                             17          44 243              1 549               389              84            3 546             1 113               1 143

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                             12                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                           12                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                               4                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                         6               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                      15          51 143              3 297               844              91            7 123             1 690               1 781
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                                9         44 651              2 470               642              69            5 479                992              1 060
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                              9         44 651              2 470               642              69            5 479                992              1 060
4226902              Other chemical & allied products
                      whsle                                            6               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                14               D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                 10          69 720              3 562               793            111             8 027             1 802               1 822
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                        10          69 720              3 562               793            111             8 027             1 802               1 822
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                           9               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                                   9               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                         5              D                  D                 D              c                 D                 D                   D
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                      4         46 895              5 213             1 258            158            10 096             2 351               2 472
422810             Beer & ale whsle                                    4         46 895              5 213             1 258            158            10 096             2 351               2 472

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                                16                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

                      Merchant wholesalers                          353         955 462            65 087             15 668          3 144           142 313            89 796              94 703

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                         233         453 270            36 651              8 662          1 935            81 156            61 108              64 137

4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                       28          28 604              3 424               442            131             6 517             3 298               4 050
42112            Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                  whsle                                              15          24 510              3 181               396            109             5 929             2 874               3 531
421120             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                    whsle                                            15          24 510              3 181               396            109             5 929             2 874               3 531
4211202              Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                                 12          22 361              3 009               355              99            5 445             2 009               2 441

4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                                  7               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                     22                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42144            Other commercial equipment whsle                     3                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421440             Other commercial equipment
                    whsle                                              3               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                          1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                        1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                                  1               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                                12                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42151            Metal service centers & offices                     12                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421510             Metal service centers & offices                   12                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                                  10                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4216           Electrical goods whsle                                24                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                         9               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                             9               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                             13                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                           13                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                           9               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            53
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census           Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             BROWNSVILLE–HARLINGEN–
              SAN BENITO, TX MSA Con.
                      Merchant wholesalers         Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods        Con.
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42173            Warm air heating & air conditioning
                  equipment & supplies whsle                      10             12 540                921               208              46            2 336             2 267               2 366
421730             Warm air heating & air
                    conditioning equipment &
                    supplies whsle                                10             12 540                921               208              46            2 336             2 267               2 366
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                             73                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                            6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                          6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                 6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                               6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                                6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          33                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        33                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                15             10 829                895               197              54            2 515             1 313               1 397
42184             Industrial supplies whsle                       18             22 625              2 009               469              87            4 199             2 124               2 427
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                     18             22 625              2 009               469              87            4 199             2 124               2 427
42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                  7             10 902              1 407               372              62            2 869             1 564               1 463
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                              7             10 902              1 407               372              62            2 869             1 564               1 463
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  41                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42193            Recyclable material whsle                        19                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
421930             Recyclable material whsle                      19                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                   12                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                              8                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4219303               Other recyclable material whsle              6                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                          11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                  11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                  120             502 192            28 436              7 006           1 209           61 157            28 688              30 566
4223           Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle              17             28 330              3 170               676             183            8 026             3 535               3 408

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                   46            182 035              8 665             2 221             422           16 264            10 800              10 627
42242            Packaged frozen food whsle                        7                  D                  D                 D               b                D                 D                   D
422420             Packaged frozen food whsle                      7                  D                  D                 D               b                D                 D                   D

42246             Fish & seafood whsle                            15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422460              Fish & seafood whsle                          15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                           7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                         7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                     4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                   14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                            8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                          8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4226902              Other chemical & allied products
                      whsle                                        6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                             13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals               9                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                      9                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                       8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                               8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                     5                  D                  D                 D               c                D                 D                   D
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                  4             46 895              5 213             1 258             158           10 096             2 351               2 472
422810             Beer & ale whsle                                4             46 895              5 213             1 258             158           10 096             2 351               2 472

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                             16                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D


54        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                               Establish                            Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                                  ments            Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                               (number)         ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             BROWNSVILLE–HARLINGEN–
              SAN BENITO, TX MSA Con.
                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices                    16         160 602            15 551              3 812            574            26 044             1 777               1 723
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                            5               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                       11                D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                        7               D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42249            Other grocery & related products
                  whsle                                                4               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422490             Other grocery & related products
                    whsle                                              4               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants                          18         102 882                988               231              54            2 036                138                 125
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                          11                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                                  4               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
42183            Industrial machinery & equipment
                  whsle                                                3               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
421830             Industrial machinery & equipment
                    whsle                                              3               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4218304              Metalworking machinery &
                      equipment whsle                                  1               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                         7               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                        5               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

             BRYAN–COLLEGE STATION, TX
              MSA

42                    Wholesale trade                               130         426 526            41 913              9 652          1 655            85 054            31 880              35 095
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                          79         149 426            16 666              3 863            621            32 818            18 374              19 456
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                       10          14 993              1 786               358              66            3 057             1 022               1 442
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                     11          15 387              2 554               576              92            4 410             1 090               1 224
4216           Electrical goods whsle                                  5         29 609              1 923               454              50            3 742             2 447               2 524
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                         3               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                             3               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                             7         11 584              1 367               308              54            2 543             2 286               2 672
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                                27          55 724              6 255             1 501            231            11 570            10 046              10 433
42183            Industrial machinery & equipment
                  whsle                                              12          28 584              2 647               613              95            4 930             1 911               2 078
421830             Industrial machinery & equipment
                    whsle                                            12          28 584              2 647               613              95            4 930             1 911               2 078
4218306              Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                      mach, equip, & supplies whsle                    7               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                     10                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                       51         277 100            25 247              5 789          1 034            52 236            13 506              15 639
4223           Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle                   2               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                      14          86 685              8 415             1 436            342            21 588             3 524               3 774
42245            Confectionery whsle                                  1               D                  D                 D              b                 D                 D                   D
422450             Confectionery whsle                                1               D                  D                 D              b                 D                 D                   D
42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                               5               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                             5               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                                3               D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                        4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                                4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                              4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                  9               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals                   6               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                          6               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                           5               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                                   4               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4227102               Liquefied petroleum bulk
                       stations & terminals                            1               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                         4         26 850              3 054             1 012              86            6 118                892              1 142
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                      4         26 850              3 054             1 012              86            6 118                892              1 142
422810             Beer & ale whsle                                    4         26 850              3 054             1 012              86            6 118                892              1 142
4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                                  8               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            55
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census           Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             BRYAN–COLLEGE STATION, TX
              MSA Con.
                      Merchant wholesalers                      112             351 664            35 217              7 920           1 292           73 148            26 690              28 456
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                       70            127 997            15 145              3 489             565           29 541            17 924              19 030
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                     9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                  11             15 387              2 554               576              92            4 410             1 090               1 224
4216           Electrical goods whsle                              3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                     1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                         1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                         7             11 584              1 367               308              54            2 543             2 286               2 672
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                             24                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42183            Industrial machinery & equipment
                  whsle                                            9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421830             Industrial machinery & equipment
                    whsle                                          9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218306              Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                      mach, equip, & supplies whsle                4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                    42            223 667            20 072              4 431             727           43 607             8 766               9 426
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                   13                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42245            Confectionery whsle                               1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422450             Confectionery whsle                             1                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                           4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                         4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                            2                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                              8                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals               5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                      5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                       4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                               4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4227102               Liquefied petroleum bulk
                       stations & terminals                        1                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices                 12             61 484              6 192             1 603             320           10 836             5 190               6 639
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                        7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                     5                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants                        6             13 378                504               129              43            1 070                  –                   –
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                     4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


             CORPUS CHRISTI, TX MSA

42                    Wholesale trade                           535           1 908 964           160 732             37 052           5 291          312 809           171 823            192 817
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                     384           1 075 080           110 680             25 604           3 518          212 313           135 874            146 486
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                    40             59 562              7 395             1 688             288           16 444             7 355               8 255
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                           10             25 354              2 539               625             100            5 937             1 940               2 171
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                         10             25 354              2 539               625             100            5 937             1 940               2 171
42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                          14             23 648              3 519               785             110            7 539             4 805               5 414
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                        14             23 648              3 519               785             110            7 539             4 805               5 414
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                               9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle               15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle              15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4212           Furniture & home furnishings whsle                  9             55 656              2 653               567             103            6 510             2 419               2 500
42122            Home furnishings whsle                            6             51 524              1 880               379              66            4 990             1 917               1 983
421220             Home furnishings whsle                          6             51 524              1 880               379              66            4 990             1 917               1 983
4212201               Household china, glassware, &
                       crockery whsle                              1                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4212203               Floor coverings whsle                        3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                              8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


56        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             CORPUS CHRISTI, TX MSA
              Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                  46             65 425            11 772              3 026            364            20 397             5 353               5 533
42142            Office equipment whsle                            9             25 499             4 607              1 228            139             7 605             2 295               2 342
421420             Office equipment whsle                          9             25 499             4 607              1 228            139             7 605             2 295               2 342

42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     14             12 855              2 597               623              79            4 398                972                 966
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                   14             12 855              2 597               623              79            4 398                972                 966
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                             12                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                             24            104 684            10 607              2 488            278            21 321             6 799               9 246
42151            Metal service centers & offices                  21                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421510             Metal service centers & offices                21                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                               19                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                  15                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4216           Electrical goods whsle                             33             92 407              9 266             2 649            276            17 238            11 512              10 510
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        31             91 597              8 301             1 993            340            16 451            10 468               9 839
42171            Hardware whsle                                   12             15 793              2 472               589             94             5 459             1 780               1 850
421710             Hardware whsle                                 12             15 793              2 472               589             94             5 459             1 780               1 850

42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                      8             52 705              3 647               899            155             6 795             5 038               4 698
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                    8             52 705              3 647               899            155             6 795             5 038               4 698

42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                      8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                           172             468 894            54 169             11 315          1 555           100 184            84 472              92 087
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                            6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                          6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                10             38 509              3 461               724            121             7 518             9 498               8 987
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                              10             38 509              3 461               724            121             7 518             9 498               8 987
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                                7             23 292              1 742               388              83            4 195             6 585               6 019
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                          2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                        107             254 735            30 098              6 304            789            53 770            30 550              37 506
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                      107             254 735            30 098              6 304            789            53 770            30 550              37 506
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                       8             16 446              2 433               499              71            3 791                986              2 031
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                21             50 387              5 808             1 323            143            11 514             7 429               8 611
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                       8             11 676              2 359               381              77            3 556             1 540               1 497
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle              62                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                             5             20 710              3 240               787              98            5 606             3 109               3 122

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                       34            104 304            11 996              2 576            346            22 014            10 846               9 440
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                     34            104 304            11 996              2 576            346            22 014            10 846               9 440
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                       7             20 430              2 555               584              48            4 218             3 775               1 503
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                              5             18 585              2 315               503              75            4 050             1 334               1 395
4218403               Welding supplies whsle                       5                  D                  D                 D               b                D                 D                   D
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                  4             17 456              2 679               459              48            4 605             2 308               2 221
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle             13                  D                  D                 D               c                D                 D                   D

42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 10             17 110              2 877               751            115             5 740             1 695               1 732
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                             10             17 110              2 877               751            115             5 740             1 695               1 732
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                              5             11 868              1 709               480              67            3 136             1 370               1 380


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            57
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             CORPUS CHRISTI, TX MSA
              Con.

42                    Wholesale trade Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods        Con.

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  21                  D                  D                 D               e                D                 D                   D
42193            Recyclable material whsle                         7            109 627              2 844               660             140            7 104             1 299               2 281
421930             Recyclable material whsle                       7            109 627              2 844               660             140            7 104             1 299               2 281
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                    6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                              2                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42193012                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (not using power processing
                           equip)                                  4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                          10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                  10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                  151             833 884            50 052             11 448           1 773          100 496            35 949              46 331

4221           Paper & paper product whsle                         6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42212            Stationery & office supplies whsle                5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422120             Stationery & office supplies whsle              5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                   28            132 011            12 577              2 972             537           24 523             2 517               2 840
42249            Other grocery & related products
                  whsle                                           11                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422490             Other grocery & related products
                    whsle                                         11                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224901              Coffee, tea, & spice whsle                    2                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4224902              Bread & baked goods whsle                     2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4224903              Soft drinks whsle                             3                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                    21                  D                  D                 D               c                D                 D                   D
42251            Grain & field bean whsle                         15             69 877              2 074               349              88            5 198             7 210              10 117
422510             Grain & field bean whsle                       15             69 877              2 074               349              88            5 198             7 210              10 117

42259             Other farm product raw material
                   whsle                                           5                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422590              Other farm product raw material
                     whsle                                         5                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                   29             74 261              7 054             1 704             182           12 129             4 630               5 371
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                           26                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                         26                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4226901              Industrial gases (except LP)
                      whsle                                        3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4226902              Other chemical & allied products
                      whsle                                       23                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                             29            265 063              7 274             1 656             220           17 314             4 749               4 692
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals              22                  D                  D                 D               c                D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                     22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                      21                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                              17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                     6            130 253            12 593              2 628             323           23 433            10 385              15 872
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                  3             63 011             8 309              1 394             181           14 353             2 096               2 408
422810             Beer & ale whsle                                3             63 011             8 309              1 394             181           14 353             2 096               2 408

42282             Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                   whsle                                           3             67 242              4 284             1 234             142            9 080             8 289              13 464
422820              Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                     whsle                                         3             67 242              4 284             1 234             142            9 080             8 289              13 464
4228201               Wine & distilled alcoholic bev
                       (licensed operation) whsle                  3             67 242              4 284             1 234             142            9 080             8 289              13 464

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                             19                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42291            Farm supplies whsle                               3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422910             Farm supplies whsle                             3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229101               Farm supplies farm dealers                   3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42294             Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                  2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422940              Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                   7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle                 5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D




58        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                            Establish                               Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                               ments               Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                            (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             CORPUS CHRISTI, TX MSA
              Con.
                      Merchant wholesalers                       445          1 455 508           126 488             28 720          4 301           248 451           147 405            163 124
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                      323                   D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                    40             59 562              7 395             1 688            288            16 444             7 355               8 255
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                           10             25 354              2 539               625            100             5 937             1 940               2 171
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                         10             25 354              2 539               625            100             5 937             1 940               2 171
42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                          14             23 648              3 519               785            110             7 539             4 805               5 414
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                        14             23 648              3 519               785            110             7 539             4 805               5 414
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                                9                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle               15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle              15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4212           Furniture & home furnishings whsle                   9            55 656              2 653               567            103             6 510             2 419               2 500
42122            Home furnishings whsle                             6            51 524              1 880               379             66             4 990             1 917               1 983
421220             Home furnishings whsle                           6            51 524              1 880               379             66             4 990             1 917               1 983
4212201               Household china, glassware, &
                       crockery whsle                               1                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4212203               Floor coverings whsle                         3                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                  40                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42142            Office equipment whsle                            8                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421420             Office equipment whsle                          8                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                   13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                             11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                             20                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42151            Metal service centers & offices                  17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421510             Metal service centers & offices                17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                               17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                  14                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4216           Electrical goods whsle                             22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    14                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        14                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        29                  D                  D                 D               e                D                 D                   D
42171            Hardware whsle                                   12             15 793              2 472               589              94            5 459             1 780               1 850
421710             Hardware whsle                                 12             15 793              2 472               589              94            5 459             1 780               1 850

42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                       7                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                     7                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                       7                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 7                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                            136            361 416            43 843              9 228          1 323            80 917            71 015              75 422
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                             5                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                           5                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                  9                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                                9                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                                 6                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                           2                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          79            174 609            22 525              4 845            650            40 154            21 813              24 300
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        79            174 609            22 525              4 845            650            40 154            21 813              24 300
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle              43             87 079              9 699             1 950            273            17 163             7 770               8 403
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                              5            20 710              3 240               787              98            5 606             3 109               3 122


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            59
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             CORPUS CHRISTI, TX MSA
              Con.

                      Merchant wholesalers         Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods        Con.

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle Con.
42184            Industrial supplies whsle                        30                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421840             Industrial supplies whsle                      30                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218401              General line industrial supplies
                      whsle                                        7             20 430              2 555               584              48            4 218             3 775               1 503
4218403              Welding supplies whsle                        4                  D                  D                 D               b                D                 D                   D
4218405              Industrial valves & fittings
                      (except fluid power) whsle                   3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218406              Other industrial supplies whsle              12                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 10             17 110              2 877               751             115            5 740             1 695               1 732
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                             10             17 110              2 877               751             115            5 740             1 695               1 732
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                              5             11 868              1 709               480              67            3 136             1 370               1 380

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  20                  D                  D                 D               e                D                 D                   D
42193            Recyclable material whsle                         7            109 627              2 844               660             140            7 104             1 299               2 281
421930             Recyclable material whsle                       7            109 627              2 844               660             140            7 104             1 299               2 281
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                    6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                              2                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42193012                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (not using power processing
                           equip)                                  4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                           9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                   9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                  122                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

4221           Paper & paper product whsle                         4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42212            Stationery & office supplies whsle                3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422120             Stationery & office supplies whsle              3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                   20             35 876              3 938               898             219            7 762                848                 942
42249            Other grocery & related products
                  whsle                                            4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422490             Other grocery & related products
                    whsle                                          4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                    20                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42251            Grain & field bean whsle                         14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422510             Grain & field bean whsle                       14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42259             Other farm product raw material
                   whsle                                           5                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422590              Other farm product raw material
                     whsle                                         5                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                   21                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42269            Other chemical & allied products
                  whsle                                           19                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422690             Other chemical & allied products
                    whsle                                         19                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4226902              Other chemical & allied products
                      whsle                                       17             32 788              3 554               871             102            6 176             2 075               2 708

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                             21                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals              15                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                     15                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                      14                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                              13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                     6            130 253            12 593              2 628             323           23 433            10 385              15 872
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                  3             63 011             8 309              1 394             181           14 353             2 096               2 408
422810             Beer & ale whsle                                3             63 011             8 309              1 394             181           14 353             2 096               2 408

42282             Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                   whsle                                           3             67 242              4 284             1 234             142            9 080             8 289              13 464
422820              Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                     whsle                                         3             67 242              4 284             1 234             142            9 080             8 289              13 464

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                             17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42299            Other miscellaneous nondurable
                  goods whsle                                      6                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422990             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                    goods whsle                                    6                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle                 4                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D


60        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             CORPUS CHRISTI, TX MSA
              Con.

                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices                 72                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                       48                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                             31                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
42183            Industrial machinery & equipment
                  whsle                                           25                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
421830             Industrial machinery & equipment
                    whsle                                         25                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
4218306              Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                      mach, equip, & supplies whsle               17                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                    24                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                    8             96 135              8 639             2 074              318            16 761           1 669               1 898
42249            Other grocery & related products
                  whsle                                            7                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D
422490             Other grocery & related products
                    whsle                                          7                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                              7                   D                 D                  D               b                D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals               6                   D                 D                  D               b                D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                      6                   D                 D                  D               b                D                 D                   D

                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants                       18                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                       13                   D                 D                  D               b                D                 D                   D



             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA


42                    Wholesale trade                        10 129        134 407 579          6 404 280         1 508 692        r156   656     r13   063 634       6 048 859          6 667 693

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                   7 141          85 432 971         4 543 292         1 064 263        r103   562      r9   234 436       4 385 010          4 739 753

4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                  621          26 485 836           332 792             78 745         10 198             773 662         515 709            533 189
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                         160          22 855 548           119 783             28 259          3 487             343 152         258 512            259 932
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                       160          22 855 548           119 783             28 259          3 487             343 152         258 512            259 932
4211101              Automobile & motorcycle whsle               85                   D                 D                  D              g                   D               D                  D
4211102              Bus & recreational vehicle
                       whsle                                       5                   D                 D                  D               b                D                 D                   D
4211103              Light truck & van (14,000 lb or
                       less) whsle                                11                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
4211104              Medium truck & tractor (14,001
                       lb to 26,000 lb) whsle                     11                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
4211105              Heavy truck & tractor (over
                       26,000 lb) whsle                           48                   D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D

42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                        280           3 163 841           169 168             39 837          5 033             335 614         211 637            224 727
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                      280           3 163 841           169 168             39 837          5 033             335 614         211 637            224 727
4211201               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts warehouse distributors             129                    D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                            137           1 879 508            91 003             21 991          2 637             168 234         118 003            121 986
4211203               Petroleum products marketing
                       equipment whsle                            14                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D

42113             Tire & tube whsle                               44                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D
421130               Tire & tube whsle                            44                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D

42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle             137                    D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle            137                    D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D

4212           Furniture & home furnishings whsle               535           3 868 442           202 067             46 033          5 531             523 738         192 770            211 825
42121            Furniture whsle                                254           1 201 638            88 333             21 801          2 438             166 621          51 892             55 938
421210             Furniture whsle                              254           1 201 638            88 333             21 801          2 438             166 621          51 892             55 938
4212101               Household & lawn furniture
                       whsle                                    132             327 015            24 361              6 186              870            51 538          24 854              27 606
4212102               Office & business furniture
                       whsle                                    122             874 623            63 972             15 615          1 568             115 083          27 038              28 332

42122             Home furnishings whsle                        281           2 666 804           113 734             24 232          3 093             357 117         140 878            155 887
421220              Home furnishings whsle                      281           2 666 804           113 734             24 232          3 093             357 117         140 878            155 887
4212201               Household china, glassware, &
                       crockery whsle                             38                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D
4212202               Linens, domestics, draperies, &
                       curtains whsle                            57                   D                 D                  D              e                   D               D                   D
4212203              Floor coverings whsle                       72             860 009            37 627              7 232            860              95 651          52 658              59 354
4212204              Other home furnishings whsle               114           1 000 553            49 776             11 095          1 529             209 296          68 388              78 237


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            61
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating       End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                              ments                  Sales          payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses         inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                           (number)               ($1,000)        ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)           ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.

42                    Wholesale trade Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.

4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                           305           2 423 184           162 442             37 106           4 860            346 748         196 422             207 890
42131            Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                  panel whsle                                   133           1 318 276            83 180             19 935           2 227            163 254           96 113            116 588
421310             Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                    wood panel whsle                            133           1 318 276            83 180             19 935           2 227            163 254           96 113            116 588
4213101              Lumber without yard whsle                   18                   D                 D                  D               c                  D                D                  D
4213102              Lumber with yard whsle                      34                   D                 D                  D               g                  D                D                  D
4213103              Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                      wood panel whsle                            81              644 206          43 829             11 157           1 096             85 244           45 064             49 416

42132             Brick, stone, & related construction
                   materials whsle                                68                    D                 D                 D                f                  D               D                  D
421320              Brick, stone, & related construction
                      materials whsle                             68                    D                 D                 D                f                  D               D                  D
4213201                Brick, block, tile, clay/cement
                        sewer pipe whsle                          26                    D                 D                 D                e                  D               D                  D
4213202                Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                22                    D                 D                 D                c                  D               D                  D
4213203                Cement, lime, & related
                        products whsle                            20                    D                 D                 D                c                  D               D                  D

42133             Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                   whsle                                          38              442 884          29 655              6 834               994           76 484           36 557             36 409
421330              Roofing, siding, & insulation
                     material whsle                               38              442 884          29 655              6 834               994           76 484           36 557             36 409
4213301               Roofing, siding, & insulation
                       material whsle                             38              442 884          29 655              6 834               994           76 484           36 557             36 409

42139             Other construction materials whsle              66                    D                 D                 D                f                  D               D                  D
421390              Other construction materials
                     whsle                                        66                    D                 D                 D                f                  D               D                  D
4213901               Flat glass & other construction
                       glass whsle                                20                    D                 D                 D                c                  D               D                  D
4213902               Other construction materials
                       whsle                                      46                    D                 D                 D                f                  D               D                  D

4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                              1 238          13 141 452         1 251 141           303 622          r23   644     r2   370 926         739 450             784 836
42141            Photographic equipment & supplies
                  whsle                                           41              702 913          35 987              8 309               697           85 633           34 996             34 999
421410             Photographic equipment &
                    supplies whsle                                41              702 913          35 987              8 309               697           85 633           34 996             34 999

42142             Office equipment whsle                        r163         r2   356 413         r167   219         r45   045        r4   191          r361   487      r180   039         r180   632
421420              Office equipment whsle                      r163         r2   356 413         r167   219         r45   045        r4   191          r361   487      r180   039         r180   632

42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                   541           7 515 318           802 220           193 782           12 679       1 458 963            364 658             392 150
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                 541           7 515 318           802 220           193 782           12 679       1 458 963            364 658             392 150
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                          445                     D                 D                 D                j                  D               D                  D
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                   210                     D                 D                 D                h                  D               D                  D
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                  235                     D                 D                 D                i                  D               D                  D
4214302               Computer software (packaged)
                       whsle                                      96                    D                 D                 D                g                  D               D                  D

42144             Other commercial equipment whsle              r149                    D                 D                 D                g                  D               D                  D
421440              Other commercial equipment
                     whsle                                      r149                    D                 D                 D                g                  D               D                  D
4214401               Restaurant & hotel equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             91              444 069          33 010              7 476               870           63 456           16 712             19 747
4214402               Store machines & equipment
                       whsle                                     r58                    D                 D                 D                e                  D               D                  D

42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                   242           1 602 301           147 848             34 028           3 031            266 512         103 199             114 755
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                 242           1 602 301           147 848             34 028           3 031            266 512         103 199             114 755
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                           220                     D                 D                 D                h                  D               D                  D
4214502               Dental equipment & supplies
                       whsle                                      22                    D                 D                 D                e                  D               D                  D

42146             Ophthalmic goods whsle                          39              235 934          31 691              7 952           1 211             71 544           25 120             26 197
421460             Ophthalmic goods whsle                         39              235 934          31 691              7 952           1 211             71 544           25 120             26 197

42149             Other professional equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 63                    D                 D                 D                e                  D               D                  D
421490              Other professional equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               63                    D                 D                 D                e                  D               D                  D
4214901               Religious & school supplies
                       whsle                                      10                    D                 D                 D                b                  D               D                  D
4214902               Other professional equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             53                    D                 D                 D                e                  D               D                  D

62        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census      Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                            Establish                               Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                               ments               Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                            (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.
4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                            261                   D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
42151            Metal service centers & offices                 258                   D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
421510             Metal service centers & offices               258                   D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                              201                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                 134                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42151012                Ferrous metal sales offices               67                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4215102              Nonferrous metal service
                      centers & sales offices                     57                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42151021                Nonferrous metal service
                         centers                                  35                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42151022                Nonferrous metal sales
                         offices                                  22                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4216           Electrical goods whsle                          1 227         19 180 398         1 194 297           279 264          22 198        2 285 979            794 790            872 399
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                   372                   D                 D                  D              i                 D                 D                   D
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                       372                   D                 D                  D              i                 D                 D                   D
42162             Electrical appliance, television &
                   radio set whsle                               121                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421620              Electrical appliance, television &
                     radio set whsle                             121                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                         734                   D                 D                  D              j                 D                 D                   D
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                       734                   D                 D                  D              j                 D                 D                   D
4216901               Communications equipment &
                       supplies whsle                            308                   D                 D                  D              i                 D                 D                   D
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                     426                   D                 D                  D              i                 D                 D                   D
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                       570          3 790 617           275 621             60 797          6 770           700 550           406 823            466 199
42171            Hardware whsle                                  265          1 235 945           120 981             24 254          2 919           217 377           112 841            148 896
421710             Hardware whsle                                265          1 235 945           120 981             24 254          2 919           217 377           112 841            148 896
42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                    106            838 807            42 047              9 487          1 217            88 616            61 275              84 339
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                  106            838 807            42 047              9 487          1 217            88 616            61 275              84 339
42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                    149          1 511 251            95 502             23 149          2 120           364 020           218 204            217 879
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                              149          1 511 251            95 502             23 149          2 120           364 020           218 204            217 879
42174             Refrigeration equipment & supplies
                   whsle                                          50            204 614            17 091              3 907            514            30 537            14 503              15 085
421740              Refrigeration equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               50            204 614            17 091              3 907            514            30 537            14 503              15 085
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                          1 595          9 620 825           746 894           174 496          18 313        1 409 880            998 836          1 093 963
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                           80          1 153 663            73 155             16 767          1 696           130 405           142 262            148 974
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                         80          1 153 663            73 155             16 767          1 696           130 405           142 262            148 974
42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                95          1 445 256            44 891              9 327          1 147           107 456            93 107            103 836
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                              95          1 445 256            44 891              9 327          1 147           107 456            93 107            103 836
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                               39                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                         40                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4218203               Lawn & garden machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            16                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                         765          3 699 513           362 904             80 756          8 933           662 891           391 648            420 648
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                       765          3 699 513           362 904             80 756          8 933           662 891           391 648            420 648
4218301               Food processing machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            29                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                      81            279 057            37 271              7 999            886            66 214            34 506              39 639
42183021                 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps
                          & motors whsle                          32             95 993            12 329              2 628            305            21 692            12 205              12 750
42183022                 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts,
                          accessories, & supplies
                          whsle                                   49            183 064            24 942              5 371            581            44 522            22 301              26 889
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle               235            941 718            94 990             21 389          2 127           176 100           181 446            194 307
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            89            372 983            28 970              5 738            667            54 549            37 750              35 429
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                     105            646 451            95 808             21 605          2 741           172 893            72 497              79 073

WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            63
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.
4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle Con.
42183            Industrial machinery & equipment
                  whsle Con.
421830             Industrial machinery & equipment
                    whsle Con.
4218306              Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                      mach, equip, & supplies whsle               63                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218307              Other industrial machinery &
                      equipment whsle                           163                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42184             Industrial supplies whsle                     305           1 465 684           124 480             29 956           3 247          228 507           109 345            116 977
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                   305           1 465 684           124 480             29 956           3 247          228 507           109 345            116 977
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                      37                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                             66            502 523            31 706              7 229             877           58 250            26 324              27 450
4218403               Welding supplies whsle                      40             69 543            11 697              2 778             358           22 496             9 902              11 420
4218404               Industrial containers & supplies
                       whsle                                      45                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                 21            123 434              8 960             2 209             190           14 916             3 844               4 447
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle             96                  D                  D                 D               f                D                 D                   D
42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                               175             629 317            45 293             11 035           1 437           92 916            32 872              37 104
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                           175             629 317            45 293             11 035           1 437           92 916            32 872              37 104
4218501               Beauty & barber shop
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 39             93 753              9 418             2 324             297           18 585             5 732               5 794
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             54                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218503               Laundry & dry cleaning
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 19                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 63                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42186             Transportation equipment & supplies
                   (exc motor vehicle) whsle                    175           1 227 392            96 171             26 655           1 853          187 705           229 602            266 424
421860              Transportation equipment &
                     supplies (exc motor vehicle)
                     whsle                                      175           1 227 392            96 171             26 655           1 853          187 705           229 602            266 424
4218601               Aircraft & aeronautical
                       equipment & supplies whsle               149           1 087 772            87 371             24 326           1 548          169 508           211 195            250 406
4218602               Marine machinery, equipment, &
                       supplies whsle                             14             90 082              4 719             1 262             168           10 414            14 507              12 256
4218603               Other transportation equipment
                       & supplies whsle                           12             49 538              4 081             1 067             137            7 783             3 900               3 762
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                789                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
42191            Sporting & recreational goods &
                  supplies whsle                                140             601 326            38 225              9 245           1 548           88 588            62 741              67 199
421910             Sporting & recreational goods &
                    supplies whsle                              140             601 326            38 225              9 245           1 548           88 588            62 741              67 199
42192             Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                   whsle                                          85            721 757            34 075              6 615             996           78 889            43 921              39 138
421920              Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                     whsle                                        85            721 757            34 075              6 615             996           78 889            43 921              39 138
42193             Recyclable material whsle                     123             620 397            65 324             13 871           2 339          139 703            29 425              32 598
421930              Recyclable material whsle                   123             620 397            65 324             13 871           2 339          139 703            29 425              32 598
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                   34                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                             26                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4219302              Recyclable paper & paperboard
                        whsle                                     27                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4219303              Other recyclable material whsle              62                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42194             Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                   stone, & precious metal whsle                203                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421940              Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                     stone, & precious metal whsle              203                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4219401               Jewelry, watch, diamonds,
                       precious stone, & silverware
                       whsle                                    190                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4219402               Precious metal (excluding ores)
                       whsle                                      13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                        238                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                238                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4219901               Musical instruments & supplies
                       whsle                                      13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4219902               Forest products (except lumber)
                       whsle                                      16                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219903               General merchandise (durable
                       goods) whsle                               88                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4219904               Prerecorded media whsle                     43                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42199041                Compact discs/prerecorded
                         audio tapes, & phonograph
                         records whsle                            30                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42199042                Prerecorded video tapes
                         whsle                                    13                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D


64        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.
4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle
                Con.
42199            Other miscellaneous durable goods
                  whsle Con.
421990             Other miscellaneous durable
                    goods whsle Con.
4219905               Fire extinguishers & fire safety
                       equipment whsle                            21             35 852              3 131               751            130             7 325             1 791               1 921
4219906               Other durable goods whsle                   57                  D                  D                 D              e                 D                 D                   D
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                2 988          48 974 608         1 860 988           444 429          53 094        3 829 198          1 663 849          1 927 940
4221           Paper & paper product whsle                      425           4 424 560           226 585             55 206          8 220           419 000           144 263            154 092
42211            Printing & writing paper whsle                  71             962 334            47 953             12 786          1 215            81 136            35 328             38 776
422110             Printing & writing paper whsle                71             962 334            47 953             12 786          1 215            81 136            35 328             38 776
42212             Stationery & office supplies whsle            225           1 840 224           126 111             29 861          5 428           241 262            77 479              82 592
422120              Stationery & office supplies whsle          225           1 840 224           126 111             29 861          5 428           241 262            77 479              82 592
42213             Industrial & personal service paper
                   whsle                                        129           1 622 002            52 521             12 559          1 577            96 602            31 456              32 724
422130              Industrial & personal service paper
                     whsle                                      129           1 622 002            52 521             12 559          1 577            96 602            31 456              32 724
4222           Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle               194                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
42221            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle             194                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
422210             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                    whsle                                       194                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
4222101              General line drugs whsle                    56                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4222102              Specialty line drug,
                      pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                      toiletries whsle                          138                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
4223           Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle            539           2 973 149           150 178             34 936          3 948           327 422           166 553            183 809
42231            Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                  goods whsle                                   128                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422310             Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                    goods whsle                                 128                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4223101              Piece goods jobbers                         94                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4223102              Notions & other dry goods
                      whsle                                       34                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42232             Men’s & boys’ clothing & furnishings
                   whsle                                        128           1 075 088            51 989             13 142          1 018           106 840            41 562              41 903
422320              Men’s & boys’ clothing &
                     furnishings whsle                          128           1 075 088            51 989             13 142          1 018           106 840            41 562              41 903
42233             Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                   clothing & accessories whsle                 251                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422330              Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                      clothing & accessories whsle              251                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42234             Footwear whsle                                  32                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422340              Footwear whsle                                32                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224           Grocery & related products whsle                 543          16 867 783           539 548           131 860          17 339        1 117 903            322 012            350 184
42241            General line grocery whsle                      53           4 613 355           112 892            28 444           4 074          208 454             74 257             75 249
422410             General line grocery whsle                    53           4 613 355           112 892            28 444           4 074          208 454             74 257             75 249
4224103              Other general line grocery
                      whsle                                       51                   D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
42242             Packaged frozen food whsle                      71          2 170 482            70 360             17 616          2 158           165 811            46 402              56 059
422420              Packaged frozen food whsle                    71          2 170 482            70 360             17 616          2 158           165 811            46 402              56 059
42243             Dairy products, (except dried or
                   canned) whsle                                  23                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
422430              Dairy products, (except dried or
                     canned) whsle                                23                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4224302               Dairy product (except raw milk)
                        whsle                                     23                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42244             Poultry & poultry product whsle                 15                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422440              Poultry & poultry product whsle               15                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224402               Poultry & poultry product
                        (except live) whsle                       15                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42245             Confectionery whsle                             45            944 929            54 647             13 180          1 696            92 737            10 068              11 408
422450              Confectionery whsle                           45            944 929            54 647             13 180          1 696            92 737            10 068              11 408
42246             Fish & seafood whsle                            16                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422460              Fish & seafood whsle                          16                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42247             Meat & meat product whsle                       54          1 065 390            29 623              7 066          1 020            62 023            16 990              32 522
422470             Meat & meat product whsle                      54          1 065 390            29 623              7 066          1 020            62 023            16 990              32 522
42248             Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                   74            866 240            50 065             10 855          1 837           109 319             7 988               9 720
422480              Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                 74            866 240            50 065             10 855          1 837           109 319             7 988               9 720
42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                        192           5 075 278           161 836             39 763          5 086           331 800           117 612            113 614
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                      192           5 075 278           161 836             39 763          5 086           331 800           117 612            113 614
4224901               Coffee, tea, & spice whsle                 33                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                  D
4224902               Bread & baked goods whsle                  29                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                  D
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                          19                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                  D
4224904               Canned goods whsle                         16             921 756            12 425              3 320            326            27 131             2 143              1 998
4224905               Food & beverage basic
                       materials whsle                            21                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224906               Other grocery specialties whsle             74          3 245 741            95 918             23 358          2 858           194 806            99 628              94 614


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            65
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                    62          1 478 568            18 064              3 481             602           53 950           119 948            171 584
42251            Grain & field bean whsle                         18                  D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                  D
422510             Grain & field bean whsle                       18                  D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                  D

42252             Livestock whsle                                 24            452 280              3 349               811             171           13 268             2 217               2 753
422520              Livestock whsle                               24            452 280              3 349               811             171           13 268             2 217               2 753

42259             Other farm product raw material
                   whsle                                          20                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422590              Other farm product raw material
                     whsle                                        20                  D                  D                 D               e                D                 D                  D
4225901               Hides, skins, & pelts whsle                  5                  D                  D                 D               b                D                 D                  D
4225904               Cotton whsle                                 7            789 494              8 020               884             116           22 016            96 262            148 521

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                 350           3 273 979           223 718             54 926           5 797          450 638           159 947            194 626
42261            Plastics materials & basic forms &
                  shapes whsle                                  110           1 062 366            60 600             14 883           1 521          152 245            95 686            124 821
422610             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                    shapes whsle                                110           1 062 366            60 600             14 883           1 521          152 245            95 686            124 821

42269             Other chemical & allied products
                   whsle                                        240           2 211 613           163 118             40 043           4 276          298 393            64 261              69 805
422690              Other chemical & allied products
                     whsle                                      240           2 211 613           163 118             40 043           4 276          298 393            64 261              69 805
4226901               Industrial gases (except LP)
                       whsle                                      22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4226902               Other chemical & allied products
                       whsle                                    218                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                           163                   D                 D                  D               h                D                 D                  D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals             87           3 836 872            72 326             18 574           1 655          162 961           128 513            132 840
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                     87          3 836 872            72 326             18 574           1 655          162 961           128 513            132 840
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                      85                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                              65                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42271012                Petroleum bulk terminals
                         (except LP)                              20                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                76                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)              76                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                    57                   D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                 27                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422810             Beer & ale whsle                               27                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42282             Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                   whsle                                          30                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
422820              Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                     whsle                                        30                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4228201               Wine & distilled alcoholic bev
                       (licensed operation) whsle                 30                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                           655                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
42291            Farm supplies whsle                             77                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
422910             Farm supplies whsle                           77                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4229101               Farm supplies farm dealers                 24                    D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229102               Farm supplies whsle
                       distributors                               53                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

42292             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                   whsle                                        100                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422920              Book, periodical, & newspaper
                     whsle                                      100                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42293             Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                   supplies whsle                                 80            237 391            24 774              5 423           1 037           51 451            26 038              27 731
422930              Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                     supplies whsle                               80            237 391            24 774              5 423           1 037           51 451            26 038              27 731

42294             Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                 17                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422940              Tobacco & tobacco product whsle               17                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42295             Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                65                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
422950              Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle              65                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4229501               Paint, varnish, & supplies
                        whsle                                     65                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

42299             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                   goods whsle                                  316                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                316                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4229901               Art goods whsle                           121                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4229902               General merchandise
                       (nondurable goods) whsle                   60                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4229903               Textile bags, bagging, & burlap
                       whsle                                      7                    D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle              128                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D


66        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                            Establish                               Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                               ments               Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                            (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.
                      Merchant wholesalers                     7 634         52 159 825         3 932 756           890 298        r107   040      r8   344 563       4 638 823          5 206 661

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                    5 445         34 345 963         2 825 309           634 848         r73   481      r6   026 985       3 444 625          3 779 165

4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                   528          4 326 773           213 836             48 511          7 137             476 935         338 978            360 085
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                          125                   D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                        125                   D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D
4211101              Automobile & motorcycle whsle                64                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D
4211102              Bus & recreational vehicle
                       whsle                                        3                  D                 D                  D               b                D                 D                   D
4211103              Light truck & van (14,000 lb or
                       less) whsle                                  6                  D                 D                  D               b                D                 D                   D
4211104              Medium truck & tractor (14,001
                       lb to 26,000 lb) whsle                     10                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
4211105              Heavy truck & tractor (over
                       26,000 lb) whsle                           42                   D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D

42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                         227                   D                 D                  D               h                D                 D                   D
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                       227                   D                 D                  D               h                D                 D                   D
4211201               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts warehouse distributors              105                   D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                             110                   D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D
4211203               Petroleum products marketing
                       equipment whsle                            12                   D                 D                  D               b                D                 D                   D

42113             Tire & tube whsle                               39                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D
421130               Tire & tube whsle                            39                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D

42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle              137                   D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle             137                   D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D

4212           Furniture & home furnishings whsle                370          1 762 650           154 854             34 685          4 487             419 931         179 585            199 512
42121            Furniture whsle                                 177                  D                 D                  D              g                   D               D                  D
421210             Furniture whsle                               177                  D                 D                  D              g                   D               D                  D
4212101               Household & lawn furniture
                       whsle                                      92                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4212102               Office & business furniture
                       whsle                                      85            496 787            51 261             12 460          1 329              94 202          26 291              27 312

42122             Home furnishings whsle                         193                   D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D
421220              Home furnishings whsle                       193                   D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                   D
4212201               Household china, glassware, &
                       crockery whsle                             19                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
4212202              Linens, domestics, draperies, &
                       curtains whsle                             35                  D                 D                  D              e                   D               D                   D
4212203              Floor coverings whsle                        60                  D                 D                  D              f                   D               D                   D
4212204              Other home furnishings whsle                 79            652 509            38 561              8 589          1 290             182 767          68 319              78 209

4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                            205          1 374 690           110 140             25 478          3 479             224 513         119 655            137 303
42131            Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                  panel whsle                                     97            952 248            61 636             15 046          1 692             114 004          80 410              97 551
421310             Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                    wood panel whsle                              97            952 248            61 636             15 046          1 692             114 004          80 410              97 551
4213101              Lumber without yard whsle                    13             96 861             3 821                917             90               6 245           7 731              10 333
4213102              Lumber with yard whsle                       29            443 351            24 083              5 266            755              49 022          36 793              46 756
4213103              Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                      wood panel whsle                            55            412 036            33 732              8 863              847            58 737          35 886              40 462

42132             Brick, stone, & related construction
                   materials whsle                                37                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D
421320              Brick, stone, & related construction
                      materials whsle                             37                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D
4213201                Brick, block, tile, clay/cement
                        sewer pipe whsle                          10                   D                 D                  D               b                D                 D                   D
4213202                Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                19                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D

42133             Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                   whsle                                          23                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
421330              Roofing, siding, & insulation
                     material whsle                               23                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4213301               Roofing, siding, & insulation
                       material whsle                             23                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

42139             Other construction materials whsle              48                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
421390              Other construction materials
                     whsle                                        48                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4213901               Flat glass & other construction
                       glass whsle                                16                   D                 D                  D               c                D                 D                   D
4213902               Other construction materials
                       whsle                                      32                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                               1 023          8 187 602           669 401           152 328         r15   590      r1   436 407         571 101            617 323
42141            Photographic equipment & supplies
                  whsle                                           35                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D
421410             Photographic equipment &
                    supplies whsle                                35                   D                 D                  D               e                D                 D                   D

42142             Office equipment whsle                         r139                  D                 D                  D               h                D                 D                   D
421420              Office equipment whsle                       r139                  D                 D                  D               h                D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            67
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.
                      Merchant wholesalers       Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle Con.
42143            Computer & computer peripheral
                  equipment & software whsle                    447                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
421430             Computer & computer peripheral
                    equipment & software whsle                  447                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
4214301              Computer & peripheral
                      equipment whsle                           356                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                   171                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                  185                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4214302              Computer software (packaged)
                      whsle                                       91                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42144             Other commercial equipment whsle              r115                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421440              Other commercial equipment
                     whsle                                      r115                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4214401               Restaurant & hotel equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             63                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4214402               Store machines & equipment
                       whsle                                     r52                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                   203           1 042 194           110 750             25 448           2 490          204 805            91 951            101 892
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                 203           1 042 194           110 750             25 448           2 490          204 805            91 951            101 892
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                           181                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4214502               Dental equipment & supplies
                       whsle                                      22                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42146             Ophthalmic goods whsle                          30                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421460             Ophthalmic goods whsle                         30                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42149             Other professional equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 54                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421490              Other professional equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               54                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4214901               Religious & school supplies
                       whsle                                       6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4214902               Other professional equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             48                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                           196                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
42151            Metal service centers & offices                193                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
421510             Metal service centers & offices              193                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                             154                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                114                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42151012                Ferrous metal sales offices              40                    D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4215102              Nonferrous metal service
                      centers & sales offices                     39                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42151021                Nonferrous metal service
                         centers                                  30                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4216           Electrical goods whsle                           804                    D                 D                  D               j                D                 D                   D
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                  242           1 431 105           139 315             34 402           3 798          263 107           190 031            216 058
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                      242           1 431 105           139 315             34 402           3 798          263 107           190 031            216 058
42162             Electrical appliance, television &
                   radio set whsle                                86          1 151 597            43 961             10 486           1 066          151 602            80 633              91 465
421620              Electrical appliance, television &
                     radio set whsle                              86          1 151 597            43 961             10 486           1 066          151 602            80 633              91 465
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                        476                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                      476                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
4216901               Communications equipment &
                       supplies whsle                           216                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                    260                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                      445           1 476 071           181 222             38 395           4 776          336 310           218 967            256 764
42171            Hardware whsle                                 215             719 096            96 489             18 887           2 313          172 846            96 433            129 667
421710             Hardware whsle                               215             719 096            96 489             18 887           2 313          172 846            96 433            129 667
42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                     69                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                   69                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                   122                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                             122                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42174             Refrigeration equipment & supplies
                   whsle                                          39                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421740              Refrigeration equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               39                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

68        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.

                      Merchant wholesalers      Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                         1 234           5 187 622           539 910           122 054          13 475        1 043 053            838 606            928 884
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                           66                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                         66                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                78                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                              78                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4218201               Farm machinery & equipment
                       farm dealers                               37                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                         28                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218203               Lawn & garden machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                        574           2 108 646           262 646             56 411          6 156           482 236           339 848            366 784
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                      574           2 108 646           262 646             56 411          6 156           482 236           339 848            366 784
4218301               Food processing machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            20                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                      68                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42183021                 Hydraulic & pneumatic pumps
                          & motors whsle                          23                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42183022                 Hydraulic & pneumatic parts,
                          accessories, & supplies
                          whsle                                   45                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle              181             659 629            79 197             17 255          1 802           145 247           179 816            192 828
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            64            271 806            24 316              4 780            548            45 871            31 441              28 915
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                      82            383 004            59 819             12 847          1 511           106 469            42 989              48 661
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle              38                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                          121                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                     224             706 891            82 762             19 701          2 293           156 994            74 002              82 928
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                   224             706 891            82 762             19 701          2 293           156 994            74 002              82 928
4218401               General line industrial supplies
                       whsle                                      33            111 696            16 258              3 587            465            26 256            14 495              16 204
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                             42                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218403               Welding supplies whsle                      33                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218404               Industrial containers & supplies
                       whsle                                      34                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                 15                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle             67            186 166            24 102              6 115            635            46 802            20 243              23 874

42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                               150                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                           150                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4218501               Beauty & barber shop
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 33                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             48                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218503               Laundry & dry cleaning
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 16                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 53                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42186             Transportation equipment & supplies
                   (exc motor vehicle) whsle                    142             909 595            76 764             18 402          1 649           153 421           210 720            248 846
421860              Transportation equipment &
                     supplies (exc motor vehicle)
                     whsle                                      142             909 595            76 764             18 402          1 649           153 421           210 720            248 846
4218601               Aircraft & aeronautical
                       equipment & supplies whsle               122                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4218602               Marine machinery, equipment, &
                       supplies whsle                             11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218603               Other transportation equipment
                       & supplies whsle                            9                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                640                    D                 D                  D              i                 D                 D                   D
42191            Sporting & recreational goods &
                  supplies whsle                                101             381 806            31 314              7 790          1 426            76 257            62 701              67 119
421910             Sporting & recreational goods &
                    supplies whsle                              101             381 806            31 314              7 790          1 426            76 257            62 701              67 119

42192             Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                   whsle                                          53            286 872            22 307              4 525            759            55 909            38 668              33 708
421920              Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                     whsle                                        53            286 872            22 307              4 525            759            55 909            38 668              33 708

WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            69
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.

                      Merchant wholesalers      Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle
                Con.
42193            Recyclable material whsle                      116                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421930             Recyclable material whsle                    116                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4219301               Iron & steel scrap processors &
                        dealers                                   32                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42193011                 Iron & steel scrap processors
                           (using power processing
                           equipment)                             24                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4219302               Recyclable paper & paperboard
                        whsle                                     25                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4219303               Other recyclable material whsle             59                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42194             Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                   stone, & precious metal whsle                182                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
421940              Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                     stone, & precious metal whsle              182                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4219401               Jewelry, watch, diamonds,
                       precious stone, & silverware
                       whsle                                    170             358 631            44 609              9 516           1 566           97 627            62 077              70 259
4219402               Precious metal (excluding ores)
                       whsle                                      12                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                        188           1 053 191            46 206             10 802           1 702          109 965            87 875              96 002
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                188           1 053 191            46 206             10 802           1 702          109 965            87 875              96 002
4219901               Musical instruments & supplies
                       whsle                                      13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4219902               Forest products (except lumber)
                       whsle                                      15                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219903               General merchandise (durable
                       goods) whsle                               65                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4219904               Prerecorded media whsle                     31                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42199041                 Compact discs/prerecorded
                          audio tapes, & phonograph
                          records whsle                           19                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42199042                 Prerecorded video tapes
                          whsle                                   12                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4219905               Fire extinguishers & fire safety
                       equipment whsle                            17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4219906               Other durable goods whsle                   47                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                2 189          17 813 862         1 107 447           255 450           33 559       2 317 578          1 194 198          1 427 496

4221           Paper & paper product whsle                      321           1 294 574           150 882             35 346           4 353          265 055           114 082            120 653
42211            Printing & writing paper whsle                  47                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                  D
422110             Printing & writing paper whsle                47                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                  D

42212             Stationery & office supplies whsle            175             618 771            84 708             18 871           2 306          150 431            65 569              70 045
422120              Stationery & office supplies whsle          175             618 771            84 708             18 871           2 306          150 431            65 569              70 045

42213             Industrial & personal service paper
                   whsle                                          99                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422130              Industrial & personal service paper
                     whsle                                        99                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

4222           Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle               157                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
42221            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle             157                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
422210             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                    whsle                                       157                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
4222101              General line drugs whsle                    56                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4222102              Specialty line drug,
                      pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                      toiletries whsle                          101                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

4223           Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle            343                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
42231            Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                  goods whsle                                     95                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
422310             Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                    goods whsle                                   95                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4223101              Piece goods jobbers                          68                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4223102              Notions & other dry goods
                      whsle                                       27                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42232             Men’s & boys’ clothing & furnishings
                   whsle                                          79                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
422320              Men’s & boys’ clothing &
                     furnishings whsle                            79                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

42233             Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                   clothing & accessories whsle                 147                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422330              Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                      clothing & accessories whsle              147                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42234             Footwear whsle                                  22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422340              Footwear whsle                                22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D


70        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.

                      Merchant wholesalers      Con.

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                 386           5 658 878           326 116             77 213         10 708           677 144           244 981            285 039
42241            General line grocery whsle                      34                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                  D
422410             General line grocery whsle                    34                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                  D
4224103              Other general line grocery
                      whsle                                       32                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42242             Packaged frozen food whsle                      49                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422420              Packaged frozen food whsle                    49                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42243             Dairy products, (except dried or
                   canned) whsle                                  15                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422430              Dairy products, (except dried or
                     canned) whsle                                15                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224302               Dairy product (except raw milk)
                        whsle                                     15                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42244             Poultry & poultry product whsle                 11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422440              Poultry & poultry product whsle               11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224402               Poultry & poultry product
                        (except live) whsle                       11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42245             Confectionery whsle                             27                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422450              Confectionery whsle                           27                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42246             Fish & seafood whsle                            15                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422460              Fish & seafood whsle                          15                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42247             Meat & meat product whsle                       41                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
422470             Meat & meat product whsle                      41                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D

42248             Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                   67                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422480              Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                 67                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                        127           1 084 154            84 298             20 358          2 950           177 756            87 054              92 885
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                      127           1 084 154            84 298             20 358          2 950           177 756            87 054              92 885
4224901               Coffee, tea, & spice whsle                 23                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224902               Bread & baked goods whsle                  22                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                          12                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4224904               Canned goods whsle                          4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4224905               Food & beverage basic
                       materials whsle                            13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4224906               Other grocery specialties whsle             53                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                    48                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42251            Grain & field bean whsle                         17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422510             Grain & field bean whsle                       17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42252             Livestock whsle                                 14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422520              Livestock whsle                               14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42259             Other farm product raw material
                   whsle                                          17                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422590              Other farm product raw material
                     whsle                                        17                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4225901               Hides, skins, & pelts whsle                  4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4225904               Cotton whsle                                 5                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                 245           1 222 804           128 444             31 539          3 098           262 933           100 435            106 376
42261            Plastics materials & basic forms &
                  shapes whsle                                    76                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422610             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                    shapes whsle                                  76                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42269             Other chemical & allied products
                   whsle                                        169                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422690              Other chemical & allied products
                     whsle                                      169                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4226901               Industrial gases (except LP)
                       whsle                                      14                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4226902               Other chemical & allied products
                       whsle                                    155                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                           136                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals             70                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                     70                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                      68                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                              62                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42271012                Petroleum bulk terminals
                         (except LP)                               6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                66                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)              66                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            71
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.

                      Merchant wholesalers         Con.

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                    44          1 163 301           101 023             21 867           2 582          189 498            63 614            112 851
42281            Beer & ale whsle                                 26                  D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                  D
422810             Beer & ale whsle                               26                  D                 D                  D               g                D                 D                  D

42282             Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                   whsle                                          18                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
422820              Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                     whsle                                        18                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4228201               Wine & distilled alcoholic bev
                       (licensed operation) whsle                 18                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                           509                    D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
42291            Farm supplies whsle                             61                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
422910             Farm supplies whsle                           61                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4229101               Farm supplies farm dealers                 18                    D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229102               Farm supplies whsle
                       distributors                               43                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

42292             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                   whsle                                          65                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422920              Book, periodical, & newspaper
                     whsle                                        65                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42293             Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                   supplies whsle                                 72                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422930              Flower, nursery stock, & florists’
                     supplies whsle                               72                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42294             Tobacco & tobacco product whsle                 15            160 090              7 587             1 975             316           17 658            17 019               9 019
422940              Tobacco & tobacco product whsle               15            160 090              7 587             1 975             316           17 658            17 019               9 019

42295             Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                47             78 759            12 285              3 280             418           25 690             8 899              10 796
422950              Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle              47             78 759            12 285              3 280             418           25 690             8 899              10 796
4229501               Paint, varnish, & supplies
                        whsle                                     47             78 759            12 285              3 280             418           25 690             8 899              10 796

42299             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                   goods whsle                                  249                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                249                    D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4229901               Art goods whsle                            86                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4229902               General merchandise
                       (nondurable goods) whsle                   52                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4229903               Textile bags, bagging, & burlap
                       whsle                                      7                    D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle              104                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D

                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices               933          63 253 059         2 040 967           519 586           38 777       3 936 438          1 392 509          1 440 871

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                     602          39 447 182         1 417 767           361 818           23 604       2 671 000            924 515            942 798

4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                    47                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                           19                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                         19                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4211101              Automobile & motorcycle whsle                 8                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4211102              Bus & recreational vehicle
                       whsle                                       1                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4211103              Light truck & van (14,000 lb or
                       less) whsle                                 5                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4211105              Heavy truck & tractor (over
                       26,000 lb) whsle                            5                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                          24                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                        24                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                              16          1 148 724            47 905             11 573             876           83 226            62 459              57 614

42113             Tire & tube whsle                                4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421130               Tire & tube whsle                             4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4212           Furniture & home furnishings whsle                 23                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42121            Furniture whsle                                  11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421210             Furniture whsle                                11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4212102               Office & business furniture
                       whsle                                       8                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42122             Home furnishings whsle                          12                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421220              Home furnishings whsle                        12                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4212202               Linens, domestics, draperies, &
                       curtains whsle                              6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4212203              Floor coverings whsle                         4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D


72        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                            Establish                               Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                               ments               Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                            (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.

                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices
                       Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.

4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                             62                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42131            Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                  panel whsle                                     20            269 532            19 203              4 391            492            44 620            15 694              19 025
421310             Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                    wood panel whsle                              20            269 532            19 203              4 391            492            44 620            15 694              19 025
4213103              Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                      wood panel whsle                            14                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42132             Brick, stone, & related construction
                   materials whsle                                24                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421320              Brick, stone, & related construction
                      materials whsle                             24                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4213201                Brick, block, tile, clay/cement
                        sewer pipe whsle                          13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4213203                Cement, lime, & related
                        products whsle                            10            178 652              8 981             1 419            143            18 251            24 598              15 369

42133             Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                   whsle                                            8                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421330              Roofing, siding, & insulation
                     material whsle                                 8                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4213301               Roofing, siding, & insulation
                       material whsle                               8                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42139             Other construction materials whsle              10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421390              Other construction materials
                     whsle                                        10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4213901               Flat glass & other construction
                       glass whsle                                  4                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4213902               Other construction materials
                       whsle                                        6                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                  95                  D                 D                  D               i                D                 D                   D
42142            Office equipment whsle                           13            317 099            39 535             14 639            862            60 690            10 876              11 935
421420             Office equipment whsle                         13            317 099            39 535             14 639            862            60 690            10 876              11 935

42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                     60          2 413 136           455 531           116 588           5 858           727 382           134 403            131 531
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                   60          2 413 136           455 531           116 588           5 858           727 382           134 403            131 531
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                            59                   D                 D                  D              i                 D                 D                   D
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                     27                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                    32                   D                 D                  D              i                 D                 D                   D

42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                       9                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                     9                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                               9                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                             33                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42151            Metal service centers & offices                  33                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421510             Metal service centers & offices                33                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                               23            394 544              9 306             2 220            253            21 218            16 335              17 520
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                  15                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4215102              Nonferrous metal service
                      centers & sales offices                     10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4216           Electrical goods whsle                            152                   D                 D                  D              i                 D                 D                   D
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    44                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        44                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D

42162             Electrical appliance, television &
                   radio set whsle                                  5                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421620              Electrical appliance, television &
                     radio set whsle                                5                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                         103                   D                 D                  D              i                 D                 D                   D
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                       103                   D                 D                  D              i                 D                 D                   D
4216901               Communications equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             65                   D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                      38                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            73
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.

                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices
                       Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods    Con.

4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        34                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42171            Hardware whsle                                   13                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421710             Hardware whsle                                 13                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                      8                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                    8                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                      9                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                9                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

42174             Refrigeration equipment & supplies
                   whsle                                           4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421740              Refrigeration equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                           143                    D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                            7                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                          7                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                 6                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                               6                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                          4                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                          75          1 196 063            80 006             19 224           2 301          142 082            50 653              52 795
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                        75          1 196 063            80 006             19 224           2 301          142 082            50 653              52 795
4218301               Food processing machinery &
                       equipment whsle                             2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                       6                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                19            148 466              9 240             2 216             183           19 739             1 280               1 198
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                             9                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                      10                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle              15                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            14                   D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                       39            591 614            34 037              8 461             800           58 355            35 219              33 886
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                     39            591 614            34 037              8 461             800           58 355            35 219              33 886
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                             13                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4218405               Industrial valves & fittings
                       (except fluid power) whsle                  3                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle             15                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                  7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                              7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218503               Laundry & dry cleaning
                       equipment & supplies whsle                  2                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218504               Other service establishment
                       equipment & supplies whsle                  4                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42186             Transportation equipment & supplies
                   (exc motor vehicle) whsle                       9                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421860              Transportation equipment &
                     supplies (exc motor vehicle)
                     whsle                                         9                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                  13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42199            Other miscellaneous durable goods
                  whsle                                           10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421990             Other miscellaneous durable
                    goods whsle                                   10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4219904               Prerecorded media whsle                      7                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42199041                Compact discs/prerecorded
                         audio tapes, & phonograph
                         records whsle                             7                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D


74        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.
                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices
                       Con.
422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                  331          23 805 877           623 200           157 768          15 173        1 265 438            467 994            498 073
4221           Paper & paper product whsle                        58          2 735 519            65 513             17 385          3 431           133 277            29 836              33 080
42211            Printing & writing paper whsle                   16                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422110             Printing & writing paper whsle                 16                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42212             Stationery & office supplies whsle              30                   D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
422120              Stationery & office supplies whsle            30                   D                 D                  D              h                 D                 D                   D
42213             Industrial & personal service paper
                   whsle                                          12                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422130              Industrial & personal service paper
                     whsle                                        12                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4222           Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                 16                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42221            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle               16                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422210             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                    whsle                                         16                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4222102              Specialty line drug,
                      pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                      toiletries whsle                            16                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

4223           Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle              35          1 037 472            47 832             11 815            715            95 894            56 533              63 655
42231            Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                  goods whsle                                     10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422310             Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                    goods whsle                                   10                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42232             Men’s & boys’ clothing & furnishings
                   whsle                                          11                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422320              Men’s & boys’ clothing &
                     furnishings whsle                            11                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42233             Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                   clothing & accessories whsle                   13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422330              Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                      clothing & accessories whsle                13                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                   66          7 167 061           156 003             39 784          4 267           340 258            77 021              65 123
42242            Packaged frozen food whsle                        6                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422420             Packaged frozen food whsle                      6                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42243             Dairy products, (except dried or
                   canned) whsle                                   7                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422430              Dairy products, (except dried or
                     canned) whsle                                 7                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224302               Dairy product (except raw milk)
                        whsle                                      7                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42244             Poultry & poultry product whsle                  4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422440              Poultry & poultry product whsle                4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224402               Poultry & poultry product
                        (except live) whsle                        4                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42245             Confectionery whsle                              8                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422450              Confectionery whsle                            8                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                          36                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                        36                  D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4224901               Coffee, tea, & spice whsle                   7                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224902               Bread & baked goods whsle                    5                  D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4224903               Soft drinks whsle                            4                  D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4224904               Canned goods whsle                           6                  D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224906               Other grocery specialties whsle             12          2 279 675            28 537              7 034            585            51 659            21 612              11 091

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                   72          1 889 149            85 481             21 582          2 576           172 773            58 651              87 154
42261            Plastics materials & basic forms &
                  shapes whsle                                    17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422610             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                    shapes whsle                                  17                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42269             Other chemical & allied products
                   whsle                                          55                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
422690              Other chemical & allied products
                     whsle                                        55                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
4226902               Other chemical & allied products
                       whsle                                      48          1 369 904            72 426             18 016          2 267           130 209            15 158              15 622

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                             23                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42271            Petroleum bulk stations & terminals              17                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
422710             Petroleum bulk stations &
                    terminals                                     17                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4227101               Petroleum bulk stations &
                       terminals (except LP)                      17                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42271011                Petroleum bulk stations
                         (except LP)                               3                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42271012                Petroleum bulk terminals
                         (except LP)                              14                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42272             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                   (exc bulk stations & terminals)                 6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422720              Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                     (exc bulk stations & terminals)               6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            75
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census       Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.

                      Manufacturers’ sales
                       branches and sales offices
                       Con.

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                     6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42282            Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                  whsle                                            6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422820             Wine & distilled alcoholic beverage
                    whsle                                          6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4228201              Wine & distilled alcoholic bev
                      (licensed operation) whsle                   6                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                             55                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42291            Farm supplies whsle                              11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422910             Farm supplies whsle                            11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4229102               Farm supplies whsle
                       distributors                                5                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42292             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                   whsle                                          26                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422920              Book, periodical, & newspaper
                     whsle                                        26                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42295             Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422950              Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle              11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4229501               Paint, varnish, & supplies
                        whsle                                     11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42299             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                   goods whsle                                     5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                   5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants                   1 562          18 994 695           430 557             98 808          10 839          782 633            17 527              20 161

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                   1 094          11 639 826           300 216             67 597           6 477          536 451            15 870              17 790

4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                    46                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                           16          2 226 986            15 925              3 853           1 110           42 816                530                 730
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                         16          2 226 986            15 925              3 853           1 110           42 816                530                 730
4211101              Automobile & motorcycle whsle                13          2 223 743            15 611              3 781           1 054           42 143                530                 730

42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                          29                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                        29                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4211201               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts warehouse distributors               16                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                              11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4212           Furniture & home furnishings whsle               142                    D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42121            Furniture whsle                                 66                    D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421210             Furniture whsle                               66                    D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4212101               Household & lawn furniture
                       whsle                                      37                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4212102               Office & business furniture
                       whsle                                      29                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42122             Home furnishings whsle                          76                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421220              Home furnishings whsle                        76                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4212201               Household china, glassware, &
                       crockery whsle                             18            124 146              3 566               938             106            6 819                  –                   –
4212202               Linens, domestics, draperies, &
                       curtains whsle                             16                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4212203              Floor coverings whsle                         8                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4212204              Other home furnishings whsle                 34                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                             38                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42131            Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                  panel whsle                                     16             96 496              2 341               498              43            4 630                  9                  12
421310             Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                    wood panel whsle                              16             96 496              2 341               498              43            4 630                  9                  12
4213103              Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                      wood panel whsle                            12                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42132             Brick, stone, & related construction
                   materials whsle                                 7                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
421320              Brick, stone, & related construction
                      materials whsle                              7                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D


76        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                            Establish                               Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                               ments               Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                            (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.
                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants
                       Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.
4214           Professional & commercial equipment
                & supplies whsle                                 120                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42142            Office equipment whsle                           11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421420             Office equipment whsle                         11                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42143             Computer & computer peripheral
                   equipment & software whsle                     34                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421430              Computer & computer peripheral
                     equipment & software whsle                   34                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4214301               Computer & peripheral
                       equipment whsle                            30                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42143011                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for resale                     12                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42143012                Computers & peripheral
                         equipment for end use                    18                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4214302               Computer software (packaged)
                       whsle                                        4                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
42144             Other commercial equipment whsle                30                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421440              Other commercial equipment
                     whsle                                        30                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4214401               Restaurant & hotel equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             26                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4214402               Store machines & equipment
                       whsle                                        4                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42145             Medical, dental, & hospital
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     30                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421450              Medical, dental, & hospital
                     equipment & supplies whsle                   30                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4214501               Surgical, medical, & hospital
                       supplies whsle                             30                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42146             Ophthalmic goods whsle                            5                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
421460             Ophthalmic goods whsle                           5                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
42149             Other professional equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                   8                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421490              Other professional equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 8                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4214901               Religious & school supplies
                       whsle                                        4                  D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4215           Metal & mineral (except petroleum)
                whsle                                             32                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42151            Metal service centers & offices                  32                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421510             Metal service centers & offices                32                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4215101              Ferrous metal service centers &
                      sales offices                               24                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42151011                Ferrous metal service
                         centers                                   5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
42151012                Ferrous metal sales offices               19                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4216           Electrical goods whsle                            271                   D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D
42161            Electrical apparatus & equip, wiring
                  supp, & const material whsle                    86                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
421610             Electrical apparatus & equip,
                     wiring supp, & const material
                     whsle                                        86                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42162             Electrical appliance, television &
                   radio set whsle                                30                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421620              Electrical appliance, television &
                     radio set whsle                              30                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42169             Other electronic parts & equipment
                   whsle                                         155                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
421690              Other electronic parts & equipment
                     whsle                                       155                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
4216901               Communications equipment &
                       supplies whsle                             27                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4216902               Electronic parts (excluding
                       communications equipment)
                       whsle                                     128                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D

4217           Hardware, & plumbing & heating
                equipment & supplies whsle                        91                   D                 D                  D              f                 D                 D                   D
42171            Hardware whsle                                   37                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421710             Hardware whsle                                 37                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42172             Plumbing & heating equipment &
                   supplies (hydronics) whsle                     29                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421720              Plumbing & heating equipment &
                     supplies (hydronics) whsle                   29                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42173             Warm air heating & air conditioning
                   equipment & supplies whsle                     18                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421730              Warm air heating & air
                     conditioning equipment &
                     supplies whsle                               18                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42174             Refrigeration equipment & supplies
                   whsle                                            7                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421740              Refrigeration equipment &
                     supplies whsle                                 7                  D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            77
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census        Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.

                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants
                       Con.

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.

4218           Machinery, equipment, & supplies
                whsle                                           218                    D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42181            Construction & mining (except
                  petroleum) machinery & equip
                  whsle                                            7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421810             Construction & mining (except
                    petroleum) machinery & equip
                    whsle                                          7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42182             Farm & garden machinery &
                   equipment whsle                                11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421820              Farm & garden machinery &
                     equipment whsle                              11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218202               Farm machinery & equipment
                       whsle distributors                          8                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42183             Industrial machinery & equipment
                   whsle                                        116             394 804            20 252              5 121             476           38 573             1 147               1 069
421830              Industrial machinery & equipment
                     whsle                                      116             394 804            20 252              5 121             476           38 573             1 147               1 069
4218301               Food processing machinery &
                       equipment whsle                             7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218302               Hydraulic & pneumatic (fluid
                       power) machinery & equipment
                       whsle                                       7                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218303               General purpose industrial
                       machinery & equipment whsle                35            133 623              6 553             1 918             142           11 114                350                 281
4218304               Metalworking machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            16                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218305               Materials handling equipment
                       whsle                                      13                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218306               Oilwell, oil refinery, & pipeline
                       mach, equip, & supplies whsle              10                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218307               Other industrial machinery &
                       equipment whsle                            28                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42184             Industrial supplies whsle                       42            167 179              7 681             1 794             154           13 158                124                 163
421840              Industrial supplies whsle                     42            167 179              7 681             1 794             154           13 158                124                 163
4218402               Mechanical power transmission
                       supplies whsle                             11                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218404               Industrial containers & supplies
                       whsle                                       9             24 168                778               143              16            1 123                  –                   –
4218406               Other industrial supplies whsle             14                  D                  D                 D               b                D                  D                   D

42185             Service establishment equipment &
                   supplies whsle                                 18                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421850              Service establishment equipment
                     & supplies whsle                             18                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218501               Beauty & barber shop
                       equipment & supplies whsle                  6                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4218502               Custodial, janitors’ equipment &
                       supplies whsle                              5                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42186             Transportation equipment & supplies
                   (exc motor vehicle) whsle                      24                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421860              Transportation equipment &
                     supplies (exc motor vehicle)
                     whsle                                        24                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4218601               Aircraft & aeronautical
                       equipment & supplies whsle                 21                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4219           Miscellaneous durable goods whsle                136                    D                 D                  D               f                D                 D                   D
42191            Sporting & recreational goods &
                  supplies whsle                                  39            219 520              6 911             1 455             122           12 331                 40                  80
421910             Sporting & recreational goods &
                    supplies whsle                                39            219 520              6 911             1 455             122           12 331                 40                  80

42192             Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                   whsle                                          31                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
421920              Toy & hobby goods & supplies
                     whsle                                        31                   D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42193             Recyclable material whsle                        7                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
421930              Recyclable material whsle                      7                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

42194             Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                   stone, & precious metal whsle                  19                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
421940              Jewelry/watch/silverware/precious
                     stone, & precious metal whsle                19                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4219401               Jewelry, watch, diamonds,
                       precious stone, & silverware
                       whsle                                      18                   D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42199             Other miscellaneous durable goods
                   whsle                                          40                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
421990              Other miscellaneous durable
                     goods whsle                                  40                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4219903               General merchandise (durable
                       goods) whsle                               23                   D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
4219906               Other durable goods whsle                    9                   D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

78        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
  NAICS         Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
   code               and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                               Establish                            Annual            quarter     including          Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                                  ments            Sales            payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                               (number)         ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.
                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants
                       Con.

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods                      468       7 354 869           130 341             31 211          4 362           246 182             1 657               2 371

4221           Paper & paper product whsle                           46         394 467            10 190              2 475            436            20 668                345                 359
42212            Stationery & office supplies whsle                  20               D                 D                  D              e                 D                  D                   D
422120             Stationery & office supplies whsle                20               D                 D                  D              e                 D                  D                   D

42213             Industrial & personal service paper
                   whsle                                             18                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422130              Industrial & personal service paper
                     whsle                                           18                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4222           Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                    21                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42221            Drugs, & druggists’ sundries whsle                  21                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422210             Drugs, & druggists’ sundries
                    whsle                                            21                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4222102              Specialty line drug,
                      pharmaceutical, cosmetic, &
                      toiletries whsle                               21                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

4223           Apparel, piece goods, & notions whsle                161                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42231            Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                  goods whsle                                        23                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422310             Piece goods, notions, & other dry
                    goods whsle                                      23                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4223101              Piece goods jobbers                             18                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42232             Men’s & boys’ clothing & furnishings
                   whsle                                             38                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422320              Men’s & boys’ clothing &
                     furnishings whsle                               38                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42233             Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                   clothing & accessories whsle                      91                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422330              Women’s, children’s, & infants’
                      clothing & accessories whsle                   91                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42234             Footwear whsle                                       9               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422340              Footwear whsle                                     9               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4224           Grocery & related products whsle                      91       4 041 844            57 429             14 863          2 364           100 501                 10                  22
42241            General line grocery whsle                          19               D                 D                  D              g                 D                  D                   D
422410             General line grocery whsle                        19               D                 D                  D              g                 D                  D                   D
4224103              Other general line grocery
                      whsle                                          19                D                 D                  D              g                 D                 D                   D

42242             Packaged frozen food whsle                         16                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422420              Packaged frozen food whsle                       16                D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

42245             Confectionery whsle                                10                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422450              Confectionery whsle                              10                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42247             Meat & meat product whsle                            8               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422470             Meat & meat product whsle                           8               D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42248             Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                        7               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
422480              Fresh fruit & vegetable whsle                      7               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D

42249             Other grocery & related products
                   whsle                                             29                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422490              Other grocery & related products
                     whsle                                           29                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
4224902               Bread & baked goods whsle                       2                D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D
4224904               Canned goods whsle                              6                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4225           Farm product raw material whsle                       14                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
42252            Livestock whsle                                     10                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D
422520             Livestock whsle                                   10                D                 D                  D              c                 D                 D                   D

42259             Other farm product raw material
                   whsle                                               3         25 034                304                 82              5              743                  –                   –
422590              Other farm product raw material
                     whsle                                             3         25 034                304                 82              5              743                  –                   –

4226           Chemical & allied products whsle                      33         162 026              9 793             1 805            123            14 932                861              1 096
42261            Plastics materials & basic forms &
                  shapes whsle                                       17                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422610             Plastics materials & basic forms &
                    shapes whsle                                     17                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

42269             Other chemical & allied products
                   whsle                                             16                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
422690              Other chemical & allied products
                     whsle                                           16                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D
4226902               Other chemical & allied products
                       whsle                                         15                D                 D                  D              b                 D                 D                   D

4227           Petroleum & petroleum products
                whsle                                                  4               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
42272            Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                  (exc bulk stations & terminals)                      4               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D
422720             Petroleum & petroleum prod whsle
                    (exc bulk stations & terminals)                    4               D                 D                  D              e                 D                 D                   D

4228           Beer, wine, & distilled alcoholic
                beverage whsle                                         7               D                 D                  D              a                 D                 D                   D


WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES                                                                                                                                              TEXAS            79
U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census           Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                         Paid
                                                                                                                                   employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                   for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First          period
                                                           Establish                                Annual            quarter       including        Operating      End of 1996         End of 1997
                                                              ments                Sales            payroll            payroll      March 12         expenses        inventoriesr        inventoriesr
                                                           (number)             ($1,000)          ($1,000)           ($1,000)       (number)          ($1,000)          ($1,000)            ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.

                      Agents, brokers, and
                       commission merchants
                       Con.

422          Wholesale trade, nondurable goods
              Con.

4229           Miscellaneous nondurable goods
                whsle                                             91                   D                 D                  D                e               D                 D                   D
42292            Book, periodical, & newspaper
                  whsle                                            9                   D                 D                  D                b               D                 D                   D
422920             Book, periodical, & newspaper
                    whsle                                          9                   D                 D                  D                b               D                 D                   D

42295             Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle                 7                   D                 D                  D                b               D                 D                   D
422950              Paint, varnish, & supplies whsle               7                   D                 D                  D                b               D                 D                   D
4229501               Paint, varnish, & supplies
                        whsle                                      7                   D                 D                  D                b               D                 D                   D

42299             Other miscellaneous nondurable
                   goods whsle                                    62                   D                 D                  D                c               D                 D                   D
422990              Other miscellaneous nondurable
                     goods whsle                                  62                   D                 D                  D                c               D                 D                   D
4229901               Art goods whsle                             34                   D                 D                  D                c               D                 D                   D
4229902               General merchandise
                       (nondurable goods) whsle                    8                   D                 D                  D                b               D                 D                   D
4229904               Other nondurable goods whsle                20                   D                 D                  D                b               D                 D                   D

             Dallas, TX PMSA

42                    Wholesale trade                         7 539        111 779 318          5 149 014         1 218 139         r121   860    r10   404 365       4 605 384          5 021 406

421          Wholesale trade, durable goods                   5 262          72 992 450         3 690 679           867 319          r80   375     r7   441 120       3 347 889          3 569 892

4211           Motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts &
                supplies whsle                                  402          24 430 462           232 021             54 234           7 030            572 942         365 402            370 771
42111            Automobile & other motor vehicle
                  whsle                                         116          22 227 466           102 307             24 117           2 793            309 553         223 291            222 839
421110             Automobile & other motor vehicle
                    whsle                                       116          22 227 466           102 307             24 117           2 793            309 553         223 291            222 839
4211101              Automobile & motorcycle whsle               56          10 510 830            35 766              8 558           1 338            155 874          99 972             92 207
4211102              Bus & recreational vehicle
                       whsle                                       4                   D                 D                  D                b               D                 D                   D
4211103              Light truck & van (14,000 lb or
                       less) whsle                                10                   D                 D                  D                c               D                 D                   D
4211104              Medium truck & tractor (14,001
                       lb to 26,000 lb) whsle                     10                   D                 D                  D                c               D                 D                   D
4211105              Heavy truck & tractor (over
                       26,000 lb) whsle                           36          1 175 231            45 809             10 597           1 071             73 484          84 471              89 640

42112             Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                   whsle                                        170           1 837 559           100 907             22 966           3 210            200 213         114 441            119 182
421120              Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
                     whsle                                      170           1 837 559           100 907             22 966           3 210            200 213         114 441            119 182
4211201               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts warehouse distributors               76            962 448            54 252             12 425           1 566            116 188          61 018              65 024
4211202               Motor vehicle supplies & new
                       parts jobbers                              82            850 888            43 583              9 815           1 548             78 739          50 843              51 584
4211203               Petroleum products marketing
                       equipment whsle                            12             24 223              3 072               726               96             5 286           2 580               2 574

42113             Tire & tube whsle                               30                   D                 D                  D                e               D                 D                   D
421130               Tire & tube whsle                            30                   D                 D                  D                e               D                 D                   D

42114             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle               86                   D                 D                  D                f               D                 D                   D
421140             Motor vehicle parts, (used) whsle              86                   D                 D                  D                f               D                 D                   D

4212           Furniture & home furnishings whsle               472           3 125 168           177 088             39 554           4 808            463 008         163 759            183 345
42121            Furniture whsle                                224           1 056 584            76 917             18 690           2 139            145 276          44 143             48 234
421210             Furniture whsle                              224           1 056 584            76 917             18 690           2 139            145 276          44 143             48 234
4212101               Household & lawn furniture
                       whsle                                    121             306 126            22 169              5 447               781           46 924          21 428              24 031
4212102               Office & business furniture
                       whsle                                    103             750 458            54 748             13 243           1 358             98 352          22 715              24 203

42122             Home furnishings whsle                        248           2 068 584           100 171             20 864           2 669            317 732         119 616            135 111
421220              Home furnishings whsle                      248           2 068 584           100 171             20 864           2 669            317 732         119 616            135 111
4212201               Household china, glassware, &
                       crockery whsle                             35            186 345            10 502              2 517               265           20 415          10 336               6 995
4212202               Linens, domestics, draperies, &
                       curtains whsle                            53                   D                 D                  D                 e                D               D                   D
4212203               Floor coverings whsle                      59             310 359            27 757              4 873               578           63 694          37 346              44 972
4212204               Other home furnishings whsle              101                   D                 D                  D                 g                D               D                   D

4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle                                           201           1 750 888           108 857             25 231           3 100            242 193         148 039            148 329
42131            Lumber, plywood, millwork, & wood
                  panel whsle                                     87            901 933            52 432             13 275           1 286            105 099          66 667              77 347
421310             Lumber, plywood, millwork, &
                    wood panel whsle                              87            901 933            52 432             13 275           1 286            105 099          66 667              77 347
4213101              Lumber without yard whsle                    13             65 723             2 578                504              58              4 054           1 730               2 198
4213102              Lumber with yard whsle                       25            391 845            23 114              5 323             577             49 816          34 822              43 600
4213103              Plywood, veneer, millwork, &
                      wood panel whsle                            49            444 365            26 740              7 448               651           51 229          30 115              31 549

80        TEXAS                                                                                                        WHOLESALE TRADE GEOG. AREA SERIES
                                                                                                                                 U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Economic Census     Revised Mar. 22, 2000
Table 3.        Summary Statistics for Metropolitan Areas: 1997 Con.
[Includes only establishments with payroll. For meaning of abbreviations and symbols, see introductory text. For explanation of terms, see Appendix A. For definitions of metropolitan areas (CMSAs,
  MSAs, and PMSAs), see Appendix E]

                                                                                                                                       Paid
                                                                                                                                 employees
     NAICS      Geographic area, type of operation,                                                                                 for pay
      code            and kind of business                                                                              First        period
                                                            Establish                               Annual            quarter     including          Operating       End of 1996        End of 1997
                                                               ments                 Sales          payroll            payroll    March 12           expenses         inventoriesr       inventoriesr
                                                            (number)              ($1,000)        ($1,000)           ($1,000)     (number)            ($1,000)           ($1,000)           ($1,000)

             DALLAS–FORT WORTH, TX
              CMSA Con.
             Dallas, TX PMSA Con.
42                    Wholesale trade Con.
421          Wholesale trade, durable goods     Con.
4213           Lumber & other construction materials
                whsle Con.
42132            Brick, stone, & related construction
                  materials whsle                                 50              287 853          17 447              3 448               487           36 447           34 021             26 174
421320             Brick, stone, & related construction
                     materials whsle                              50              287 853          17 447              3 448               487           36 447           34 021             26 174
4213201               Brick, block, tile, clay/cement
                       sewer pipe whsle                           15                      D               D                 D                c                  D               D                  D
4213202               Sand, gravel, & stone whsle                 19                      D               D                 D                c                  D               D                  D
4213203               Cement, lime, & related
                       products whsle                             16              183 294            9 235             1 445               159           18 957           25 764             16 534
42133             Roofing, siding, & insulation material
                   whsle                                          25              413 968          26 891              6 188               901           70 191           34 609             33 809
421330              Roofing, siding, & insulation
                     material whsle                               25              413 968          26 891              6 188               901           70 191           34 609             33 809
4213301               Roofing, siding, & insulation
                       material whsle                             25              413 968          26 891              6 188               901           70 191           34 609             33 809
42139             Other construction materials whsle              39              147 134          12 087              2 320               426           30 456           12 742             10 999
421390              Other construction materials
                     whsle                                        39              147 134          12 087              2 320               426           30 456           12 742             10 999
4213901               Flat glass & other construction
                       glass whsle                                13                      D               D                 D                c                  D               D                  D
4213902               Other construction materials
                       whsle                                      26                      D               D                 D                e                  D               D                  D
4214           Professional & comm