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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 3,597 5,919,533 2,186,001 71,350
481 Air transportation 90 381,091 51,397 1,219
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) X X X X
483 Water transportation 51 334,361 91,120 1,859
484 Truck transportation 1,548 2,059,884 656,307 17,361
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 730 851,173 351,680 18,544
486 Pipeline transportation 14 D D (100-249)
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 75 D D (500-999)
488 Support activities for transportation 585 738,728 220,243 6,119
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) X X X X
492 Couriers & messengers 242 D D (10k-24k)
493 Warehousing & storage 262 349,560 448,903 14,856

 

 

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 90 381,091 51,397 1,219
4811 Scheduled air transportation 51 D D (500-999)
481111 Scheduled passenger air transportation 45 D D (500-999)
481112 Scheduled freight air transportation 6 D D (20-99)
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 39 D D (250-499)
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 33 D D (250-499)

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 51 334,361 91,120 1,859
4831 Deep sea, coastal, & Great Lakes water transportation 35 327,436 88,430 1,730
483111 Deep sea freight transportation 8 D D (500-999)
483113 Coastal & Great Lakes freight transportation 15 140,743 36,998 991
483114 Coastal & Great Lakes passenger transportation 10 D D (100-249)
4832 Inland water transportation 16 6,925 2,690 129
483212 Inland water passenger transportation 11 D D (20-99)
4832122 Other water passenger transportation (including water taxi) 8 D D (1-19)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 1,548 2,059,884 656,307 17,361
4841 General freight trucking 708 1,183,777 398,611 9,956
48411 General freight trucking, local 378 361,030 137,933 3,901
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 217 207,424 69,748 2,028
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 133 121,947 51,107 1,409
4841103 General freight trucking with storage, local, truckload 15 16,758 10,574 336
4841104 General freight trucking with storage, local, less than truckload 13 14,901 6,504 128
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 330 822,747 260,678 6,055
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 228 454,437 124,008 3,165
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 102 368,310 136,670 2,890
4842 Specialized freight trucking 840 876,107 257,696 7,405
48421 Used household & office goods moving 237 294,357 104,371 3,433
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 105 83,064 32,898 1,130
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 70 122,140 33,271 1,035
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 62 89,153 38,202 1,268
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 499 352,691 95,452 2,695
4842201 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), local 39 27,561 8,616 225
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 38 16,132 3,780 92
4842203 Dump trucking 304 157,890 38,182 1,174
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 101 118,315 33,409 879
4842205 Specialized trucking, with storage, local 17 32,793 11,465 325
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 104 229,059 57,873 1,277
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 13 20,502 8,916 168
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 13 3,371 609 22
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 78 205,186 48,348 1,087

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 730 851,173 351,680 18,544
4851 Urban transit systems 36 91,938 47,894 1,689
485113 Bus & motor vehicle transit systems 31 D D (1000-2499)
4852 Interurban & rural bus transportation 22 44,520 20,598 614
4853 Taxi & limousine service 314 214,953 69,062 3,485
48531 Taxi service 152 62,018 21,124 1,425
48532 Limousine service 162 152,935 47,938 2,060
4854 School & employee bus transportation 208 344,009 146,874 9,333
4855 Charter bus industry 25 54,037 20,335 700
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 125 101,716 46,917 2,723
485991 Special needs transportation 90 82,515 40,913 2,259
485999 All other transit & ground passenger transportation 35 19,201 6,004 464
4859991 Scheduled airport shuttle service 22 D D (250-499)
4859992 All other passenger transportation 13 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 14 D D (100-249)
4862 Pipeline transportation of natural gas 14 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 75 D D (500-999)
4871 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, land 17 D D (100-249)
4872 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, water 53 34,937 11,141 438
4872101 Excursion & sightseeing boats (including dinner cruises) 34 31,082 10,261 394
4872102 Charter fishing & party fishing boats 19 3,855 880 44

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 585 738,728 220,243 6,119
4881 Support activities for air transportation 74 111,837 39,438 1,341
48811 Airport operations 32 61,117 22,296 833
488111 Air traffic control 8 D D (20-99)
488119 Other airport operations 24 D D (500-999)
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 42 50,720 17,142 508
4882 Support activities for rail transportation 13 D D (100-249)
4883 Support activities for water transportation 21 D D (100-249)
48832 Marine cargo handling 6 D D (100-249)
48839 Other support activities for water transportation 9 D D (20-99)
4884 Support activities for road transportation 157 87,341 28,007 1,093
48841 Motor vehicle towing 141 78,657 25,599 996
48849 Other support activities for road transportation 16 8,684 2,408 97
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 289 474,101 133,679 3,156
4885101 Freight forwarding 140 317,268 78,044 1,794
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 149 156,833 55,635 1,362
4889 Other support activities for transportation 31 D D (100-249)
488991 Packing & crating 28 18,197 4,851 179

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 242 D D (10k-24k)
4921 Couriers 142 D D (5000-9999)
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 84 D D (5000-9999)
4921102 Air courier services 58 D D (2500-4999)
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 100 D D (500-999)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 262 349,560 448,903 14,856
49311 General warehousing & storage 177 251,547 375,216 12,679
49312 Refrigerated warehousing & storage 37 D D (500-999)
49313 Farm product warehousing & storage 9 D D (100-249)
49319 Other warehousing & storage 39 D D (1000-2499)
4931901 Household goods warehousing & storage 17 D D (500-999)
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 22 D D (500-999)


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