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1998 RETAIL SALES ANALYSIS

El Paso Retail Sales By Zip Code

 

 

 

 

 

Zip Code

1998

1997

Percent of gain/loss

Percent of Total

79901

378,822,168

357,172,476

6.06%

7.11%

79902

219,565,500

217,489,282

0.95%

4.12%

79903

165,334,735

137,675,494

20.09%

3.10%

79904

66,365,252

69,256,503

-4.17%

1.25%

79905

156,628,520

154,636,679

1.29%

2.94%

79906

22,859,723

11,730,866

94.87%

0.43%

79907

315,471,597

296,033,863

6.57%

5.92%

79908

788,571

547,632

44.00%

0.01%

79912

820,270,062

782,107,595

4.88%

15.39%

79915

285,391,521

429,327,235

-33.53%

5.36%

79916

704,985

780,472

-9.67%

0.01%

79922

69,288,101

35,283,151

96.38%

1.30%

79924

254,390,417

253,811,765

0.23%

4.77%

79925

1,384,677,470

1,374,545,204

0.74%

25.98%

79927

172,477,522

155,791,836

10.71%

3.24%

79930

56,690,490

53,398,941

6.16%

1.06%

79932

112,479,876

106,622,309

5.49%

2.11%

79934

4,292,387

3,078,882

39.41%

0.08%

79935

220,259,019

205,945,060

6.95%

4.13%

79936

573,812,631

500,622,516

14.62%

10.77%

79938

48,460,755

23,904,962

102.72%

0.91%

TOTAL

5,329,033,300

5,169,764,720

3.08%

100.00%

As reported by the State of Texas Comptroller of Public and Compiled by the Office of Economic Development - City of El Paso

*Zip Code 79915 for 1998 sales amounts are not accurate due to firms not filing their sales tax reports with the State

Retail Sales Analysis

Included is a report illustrating gross retail sales obtained from the Comptroller of Public Accounts Office for 1997 and 1998. Comparisons of changes from year to year are also included. Overall, retail sales levels are optimistic, growing more than 3% from the previous year in 1997. Downtown sales continued to grow with a 6.06 percent increase from the previous year. The Eastside (79936) continues to sustain robust growth at 14.62 percent and currently comprises 10% of El Paso’s retail sales. The Cielo Vista (79925) area increased less than 1 percent over the previous year. It should be noted, that more than 25% of retail sales are sold in this area. Other areas that have grown include the West Side (79912) area growing nearly 5 percent from the previous year and comprising more than 15 percent of El Paso’s retail sales, Ysleta (79907) with a gain of more than 6.5% percent, and the Country Club (79922) area posting a phenomenal 98.38 percent gain . Total Dollar Contribution In terms of total dollar contribution to growth in gross retail sales, the Eastside (79936) continues to post record increased taxable retail sales. Over $73 million in growth was attributed to the Eastside. The West Side (79912) area contributed $38 Million and the Country Club (79922) area followed with over $34 Million. The City should be optimistic since overall most Zip Code areas posted increases in retail sales from last year. There were a few areas that posted decreases.