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2002 Economic Census
Transportation and Warehousing
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Transportation and Warehousing - by subsector

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals

(1) Data for NAICS 481111 do not include large certificated passenger carriers that report to the Office of Airline Information, U.S. Department of Transportation.

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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  48-49 Transportation & warehousing 3,452 5,063,344 1,416,591 43,765
481 Air transportation 30 D D (100-249)
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) X X X X
483 Water transportation 5 57,837 12,682 235
484 Truck transportation 2,718 3,746,531 972,718 28,989
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 101 52,243 20,595 1,697
486 Pipeline transportation 45 201,628 16,453 249
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 6 D D (20-99)
488 Support activities for transportation 245 259,429 74,497 2,082
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) X X X X
492 Couriers & messengers 152 429,847 149,319 4,996
493 Warehousing & storage 150 282,711 165,844 5,282

 

 

Transportation and Warehousing - by industry

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals

(1) Data for NAICS 481111 do not include large certificated passenger carriers that report to the Office of Airline Information, U.S. Department of Transportation.


NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
481 Air transportation 30 D D (100-249)
4811 Scheduled air transportation 11 17,066 1,409 90
481111 Scheduled passenger air transportation 9 D D (20-99)
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 19 D D (20-99)
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 15 9,408 1,932 78

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) X X X X
482111 Line-Haul Railroads X X X X
482112 Short Line Railroads X X X X

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
483 Water transportation 5 57,837 12,682 235

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 2,718 3,746,531 972,718 28,989
4841 General freight trucking 1,535 3,041,982 813,210 22,997
48411 General freight trucking, local 355 189,485 56,905 2,050
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 275 138,674 38,060 1,403
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 67 46,193 17,287 580
4841103 General freight trucking with storage, local, truckload 7 D D (20-99)
4841104 General freight trucking with storage, local, less than truckload 6 D D (1-19)
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 1,180 2,852,497 756,305 20,947
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 1,011 2,604,083 661,553 18,935
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 169 248,414 94,752 2,012
4842 Specialized freight trucking 1,183 704,549 159,508 5,992
48421 Used household & office goods moving 91 136,476 37,310 1,375
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 25 5,248 1,768 77
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 56 127,410 34,182 1,229
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 10 3,818 1,360 69
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 692 242,657 56,723 2,380
4842201 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), local 31 D D (250-499)
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 331 88,102 18,427 917
4842203 Dump trucking 239 92,655 20,235 800
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 90 31,917 8,930 375
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 400 325,416 65,475 2,237
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 29 30,324 8,009 211
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 264 144,341 24,980 1,033
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 107 150,751 32,486 993

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 101 52,243 20,595 1,697
4851 Urban transit systems 10 3,526 1,040 76
485113 Bus & motor vehicle transit systems 9 D D (20-99)
4852 Interurban & rural bus transportation 6 5,251 2,161 152
4853 Taxi & limousine service 27 8,926 3,574 236
48531 Taxi service 16 5,304 2,485 165
48532 Limousine service 11 3,622 1,089 71
4854 School & employee bus transportation 20 15,167 6,544 619
4855 Charter bus industry 12 10,073 2,849 231
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 26 9,300 4,427 383
485991 Special needs transportation 19 8,036 3,972 302
485999 All other transit & ground passenger transportation 7 1,264 455 81

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 45 201,628 16,453 249
4862 Pipeline transportation of natural gas 19 101,395 7,085 100
4869 Other pipeline transportation 24 D D (100-249)
48691 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 20 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 6 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 245 259,429 74,497 2,082
4881 Support activities for air transportation 40 29,212 8,161 428
48811 Airport operations 20 17,976 4,749 242
488119 Other airport operations 20 17,976 4,749 242
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 20 11,236 3,412 186
4882 Support activities for rail transportation 14 21,229 11,595 361
4883 Support activities for water transportation 13 22,627 6,410 191
48833 Navigational services to shipping and salvage 6 17,086 4,835 137
4884 Support activities for road transportation 65 98,592 22,394 379
48841 Motor vehicle towing 55 D D (250-499)
48849 Other support activities for road transportation 10 D D (20-99)
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 106 85,430 25,210 688
4885101 Freight forwarding 23 19,216 5,456 163
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 83 66,214 19,754 525
4889 Other support activities for transportation 7 2,339 727 35
488991 Packing & crating 7 2,339 727 35

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) X X X X

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
492 Couriers & messengers 152 429,847 149,319 4,996
4921 Couriers 79 391,049 137,635 4,304
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 48 D D (2500-4999)
4921102 Air courier services 31 D D (500-999)
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 73 38,798 11,684 692

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 150 282,711 165,844 5,282
49311 General warehousing & storage 80 188,054 102,386 3,114
49312 Refrigerated warehousing & storage 35 82,712 56,683 1,931
49313 Farm product warehousing & storage 15 4,741 2,855 96
49319 Other warehousing & storage 20 7,204 3,920 141
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 15 D D (100-249)


Source: 2002 Economic Census, Geographic Area Series   Questions?
Last revised: January 06, 2012