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Alexandria, Virginia (VA): Economy and Business Data & Market Research
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Based on the data from 1997 when the population of Alexandria, Virginia was 116,514

Number of Establishments per 100,000 population

  • A) Manufacturing: 1997 - 114 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 97, State average - 48)
  • B) Wholesale trade: 1997 - 137 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 117, State average - 44)
  • C) Retail trade: 1997 - 593 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 508, State average - 184)
  • D) Real estate & rental & leasing: 1997 - 202 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 173, State average - 49)
  • E) Professional, scientific & technical services: 1997 - 894 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 767, State average - 121)
  • F) Administrative & support & waste management & remediation service: 1997 - 256 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 219, State average - 49)
  • G) Educational services: 1997 - 31 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 26, State average - 10)
  • H) Health care & social assistance: 1997 - 323 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 277, State average - 105)
  • I) Arts, entertainment & recreation: 1997 - 35 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 30, State average - 14)
  • J) Accommodation & food services: 1997 - 310 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 266, State average - 91)
  • K) Other services (except public administration): 1997 - 267 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 229, State average - 94)

Number of Employees per 100,000 population

  • A) Manufacturing: 1997 - 1,907 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 1,636, State average - 8,817)
  • B) Wholesale trade: 1997 - 1,830 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 1,570, State average - 1,220)
  • C) Retail trade: 1997 - 7,746 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 6,648, State average - 2,488)
  • D) Real estate & rental & leasing: 1997 - 2,023 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 1,736, State average - 415)
  • E) Professional, scientific & technical services: 1997 - 12,710 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 10,908, State average - 2,300)
  • F) Administrative & support & waste management & remediation service: 1997 - 7,676 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 6,588, State average - 1,494)
  • G) Educational services: 1997 - 314 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 269, State average - 271)
  • H) Health care & social assistance: 1997 - 2,788 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 2,392, State average - 4,126)
  • I) Arts, entertainment & recreation: 1997 - 357 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 306, State average - 794)
  • J) Accommodation & food services: 1997 - 6,616 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 5,678, State average - 1,939)
  • K) Other services (except public administration): 1997 - 1,919 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - 1,647, State average - 1,160)

Annual Payroll ($1,000) per 100,000 population

  • A) Manufacturing: 1997 - $59,448 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $51,022, State average - $144,279)
  • B) Wholesale trade: 1997 - $75,064 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $64,424, State average - $36,840)
  • C) Retail trade: 1997 - $159,960 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $137,288, State average - $49,079)
  • D) Real estate & rental & leasing: 1997 - $57,863 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $49,661, State average - $10,062)
  • E) Professional, scientific & technical services: 1997 - $634,180 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $544,295, State average - $76,156)
  • F) Administrative & support & waste management & remediation service: 1997 - $190,585 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $163,572, State average - $37,483)
  • G) Educational services: 1997 - $8,817 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $7,567, State average - $8,672)
  • H) Health care & social assistance: 1997 - $105,246 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $90,329, State average - $109,644)
  • I) Arts, entertainment & recreation: 1997 - $13,384 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $11,487, State average - $6,118)
  • J) Accommodation & food services: 1997 - $92,349 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $79,260, State average - $20,138)
  • K) Other services (except public administration): 1997 - $42,925 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $36,841, State average - $23,011)

Shipments / Sales / Receptions ($1,000) per 100,000 population

  • A) Manufacturing: 1997 - $328,058 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $281,561, State average - $1,064,371)
  • B) Wholesale trade: 1997 - $899,624 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $772,116, State average - $548,151)
  • C) Retail trade: 1997 - $1,507,569 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $1,293,895, State average - $483,391)
  • D) Real estate & rental & leasing: 1997 - $354,137 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $303,943, State average - $50,484)
  • E) Professional, scientific & technical services: 1997 - $1,456,198 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $1,249,805, State average - $177,094)
  • F) Administrative & support & waste management & remediation service: 1997 - $389,198 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $334,035, State average - $74,692)
  • G) Educational services: 1997 - $22,421 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $19,243, State average - $27,729)
  • H) Health care & social assistance: 1997 - $216,509 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $185,822, State average - $265,034)
  • I) Arts, entertainment & recreation: 1997 - $32,105 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $27,554, State average - $21,320)
  • J) Accommodation & food services: 1997 - $308,321 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $264,621, State average - $73,172)
  • K) Other services (except public administration): 1997 - $122,425 (Per 100,000 population: 1997 - $105,073, State average - $90,265)

Industry Description Number of Establishments
[1997 / 2002]
Number of Employees
[1997 / 2002]
Annual Payroll ($1,000)
[1997 / 2002]
Shipments / Sales / Receptions ($1,000)
[1997 / 2002]
Manufacturing114 / -1,907 / -$59,448 / -$328,058 / -
Food manufacturing18 / -608 / -$11,494 / -$68,175 / -
Printing & related support activities46 / -657 / -$25,013 / -$73,858 / -
Wholesale trade137 / -1,830 / -$75,064 / -$899,624 / -
Wholesale trade, durable goods97 / -932 / -$44,950 / -$540,658 / -
Wholesale trade, nondurable goods40 / -898 / -$30,114 / -$358,966 / -
Retail trade593 / -7,746 / -$159,960 / -$1,507,569 / -
Motor vehicle & parts dealers42 / -1,207 / -$43,239 / -$448,855 / -
Furniture & home furnishings stores67 / -633 / -$14,332 / -$97,944 / -
Electronics & appliance stores28 / -332 / -$4,479 / -$74,301 / -
Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers25 / -591 / -$15,607 / -$154,382 / -
Food & beverage stores63 / -1,130 / -$23,931 / -$193,479 / -
Health & personal care stores51 / -561 / -$9,392 / -$83,694 / -
Gasoline stations37 / -315 / -$6,590 / -$75,864 / -
Clothing & clothing accessories stores101 / -796 / -$10,453 / -$78,075 / -
Sporting goods, hobby, book & music stores48 / -336 / -$4,352 / -$35,150 / -
General merchandise stores9 / -1000-2499 / ---
Miscellaneous store retailers102 / -250-499 / ---
Nonstore retailers20 / -143 / -$4,670 / -$50,465 / -
Motion picture & sound recording industries22 / -100-249 / ---
Broadcasting & telecommunications20 / -795 / -$37,157 / -$336,569 / -
Information services & data processing services19 / -250-499 / ---
Real estate & rental & leasing202 / -2,023 / -$57,863 / -$354,137 / -
Real estate160 / -1,461 / -$43,641 / -$260,121 / -
Rental & leasing services41 / -500-999 / ---
Professional, scientific & technical services894 / -12,710 / -$634,180 / -$1,456,198 / -
Professional, scientific & technical services894 / -12,710 / -$634,180 / -$1,456,198 / -
Administrative & support & waste management & remediation service256 / -7,676 / -$190,585 / -$389,198 / -
Administrative & support services252 / -5000-9999 / ---
Waste management & remediation services4 / -20-99 / ---
Educational services31 / -314 / -$8,817 / -$22,421 / -
Educational services31 / -314 / -$8,817 / -$22,421 / -
Health care & social assistance323 / -2,788 / -$105,246 / -$216,509 / -
Ambulatory health care services301 / -1,871 / -$88,265 / -$179,841 / -
Nursing & residential care facilities5 / -500-999 / ---
Social assistance17 / -20-99 / ---
Arts, entertainment & recreation35 / -357 / -$13,384 / -$32,105 / -
Performing arts, spectator sports & related industries15 / -100-249 / ---
Amusement, gambling & recreation industries16 / -171 / -$2,961 / -$9,453 / -
Accommodation & food services310 / -6,616 / -$92,349 / -$308,321 / -
Accommodation20 / -1,520 / -$29,767 / -$103,652 / -
Foodservices & drinking places290 / -5,096 / -$62,582 / -$204,669 / -
Other services (except public administration)267 / -1,919 / -$42,925 / -$122,425 / -
Repair & maintenance94 / -771 / -$22,344 / -$66,494 / -
Personal & laundry services173 / -1,148 / -$20,581 / -$55,931 / -

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