This Excel file uses data from the Washington State Dept of Revenue to show detailed business sector sales from 2008 to Q1 2017 in Unincorporated Island County, Coupeville, Langley and Oak Harbor. The level of detail is down to the North American Industry Classification Standard (NAICS) 6 level. For more information on the NAICS system and how to find your business’ number, visit: https://www.naics.com/search/.
This Excel file uses data from the Washington State Dept of Revenue to show summary business sector sales from 2008 to Q1 2017 in Unincorporated Island County, Coupeville, Langley and Oak Harbor. The level of detail is down to the North American Industry Classification Standard (NAICS) 2 level. For more information on the NAICS system and how to find your business’ number, visit: https://www.naics.com/search/. You can also use the list below.
11 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
42 Wholesale Trade
44-45 Retail Trade
48-49 Transportation and Warehousing
52 Finance and Insurance
53 Real Estate Rental and Leasing
54 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
55 Management of Companies and Enterprises
56 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
61 Educational Services
62 Health Care and Social Assistance
71 Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
72 Accommodation and Food Services
81 Other Services (except Public Administration)
92 Public Administration
The “2016 EDC Goals” document mentions several ways to increase economic development in Island County.
One goal is: “Support and encourage strategies that will increase tourism October through April.”
For that reason, the EDC board directed staff to produce an accommodations sales report showing the sales difference between peak and shoulder seasons.
What is a living wage in Island County? Which business sector pays that wage? What sectors have poverty level wages? Using US Dept of Labor information for Island County, comparing that to federal poverty guidelines and living wages as stipulated for the county by MIT, a person can quickly determine which sectors pay at the poverty living wage level.
This interactive tool makes interpreting trends in taxable retail sales across industries. Simply plug in the NAICS code for whichever industry you’re interested in, and you can see the quarterly taxable retail sales in Unincorporated Island County, Oak Harbor, Coupeville, and Langley. The only exception is industries with three or fewer establishments located in a given area, to protect competitive advantage. A tutorial for the tool is located in the first tab; for more detailed instructions on how to use it, please contact the EDC.
A survey of producer and consumer needs in agricultural and cottage industries in Island County. Recommendations for increased profitability in agriculture.