Retail Sales

Retail Sales 2012
MSA Number of establishments Sales ($1,000) Number of paid employees
Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area 4178 26,311,609 61,787
Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area 4281 15,249,681 55,841
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area 7467 29,996,779 107,892
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area 5917 28,311,295 94,488
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area 6428 30,586,191 104,296
Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area 2570 8,953,873 34,286
Jacksonville, FL Metro Area 4889 18,318,592 66,146
Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area 6294 29,998,269 104,436
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metro Area 2605 10,847,903 37,471
Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area 4011 16,279,695 59,405
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area 6018 23,831,106 85,291
New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metro Area 4480 16,445,167 57,986
Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area 4318 19,131,163 61,357
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro Area 2705 14,650,408 51,093
St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area 9170 44,947,430 140,597
Tulsa, OK Metro Area 3066 12,865,181 44,465
Source: Economic Census 2012

Shelby County Retail Sales
Year Total Building
Materials
General
Merchandise
Food
Stores
Autos, Boats,
Aircraft
Service
Stations
Apparel &
Accessories
Furniture & Home Décor Eating &
Drinking
Other Retail
2010 $12.08 $0.54 $1.90 $2.15 $2.29 $0.52 $0.54 $0.55 $1.45 $2.14
2011 $12.84 $0.58 $1.97 $2.32 $2.44 $0.71 $0.54 $0.56 $1.49 $2.22
2012 $13.46 $0.60 $2.05 $2.35 $2.70 $0.84 $0.55 $0.54 $1.56 $2.28
2013 $13.40 $0.62 $2.01 $2.20 $2.80 $0.89 $0.55 $0.55 $1.58 $2.21
2014 $13.21 $0.63 $1.97 $1.76 $2.88 $0.86 $0.54 $0.58 $1.64 $2.35
2015 $13.31 $0.66 $1.95 $1.85 $3.09 $0.63 $0.54 $0.58 $1.70 $2.32
In billions of dollars  
Source: TN Department of Revenue