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2002 Economic Census
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Construction - by industry

National data for this sector, based on Industry Series reports, are preliminary and will be superseded by data released in later reports.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; s Sampling error exceeds 40 percent

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
23 Construction 4,588 7,212,182 1,434,567 49,180
236 Construction of buildings 1,227 2,816,681 389,891 12,152
2361 Residential building construction 892 721,344 73,081 3,498
23611 Residential building construction 892 721,344 73,081 3,498
236115 New single-family general contractors 364 204,816 28,626 1,480
236116 New multifamily general contractors s 27 D s 3,815 s (100,000+)
236117 New housing operative builders 148 369,505 24,268 939
236118 Residential remodelers 354 D 16,373 947
2362 Nonresidential building construction 335 2,095,337 316,810 8,655
23621 Industrial building construction 38 s 74,435 14,312 465
236210 Industrial building construction 38 s 74,435 14,312 465
23622 Commercial building construction 297 2,020,902 302,498 8,189
236220 Commercial building construction 297 2,020,902 302,498 8,189
237 Heavy and civil engineering construction 543 1,989,766 388,379 13,149
2371 Utility system construction 158 570,755 162,500 5,032
23711 Water and sewer system construction 106 200,569 43,065 1,509
237110 Water and sewer system construction 106 200,569 43,065 1,509
23712 Oil and gas pipeline construction s 15 66,891 24,057 659
237120 Oil and gas pipeline construction s 15 66,891 24,057 659
23713 Power and communication system construction 37 303,296 95,378 2,864
237130 Power and communication system construction 37 303,296 95,378 2,864
2372 Land subdivision s 38 24,372 s 5,498 s (100,000+)
23721 Land subdivision s 38 24,372 s 5,498 s (100,000+)
237210 Land subdivision s 38 24,372 s 5,498 s (100,000+)
2373 Highway, street, and bridge construction 190 1,260,649 191,178 6,813
23731 Highway, street, and bridge construction 190 1,260,649 191,178 6,813
237310 Highway, street, and bridge construction 190 1,260,649 191,178 6,813
2379 Other heavy construction 157 133,989 29,202 981
23799 Other heavy construction 157 133,989 29,202 981
237990 Other heavy construction 157 133,989 29,202 981
238 Specialty trade contractors 2,819 2,405,735 656,297 23,879
2381 Building foundation and exterior contractors 568 404,338 115,248 4,595
23811 Poured concrete structure contractors 148 110,335 32,933 1,219
238110 Poured concrete structure contractors 148 110,335 32,933 1,219
23812 Steel and precast concrete contractors 78 93,022 25,221 816
238120 Steel and precast concrete contractors 78 93,022 25,221 816
23813 Framing contractors s 35 s 10,838 D D
238130 Framing contractors s 35 s 10,838 D D
23814 Masonry contractors 143 41,092 18,573 804
238140 Masonry contractors 143 41,092 18,573 804
23815 Glass and glazing contractors 12 16,399 3,918 160
238150 Glass and glazing contractors 12 16,399 3,918 160
23816 Roofing contractors 140 122,454 28,682 1,334
238160 Roofing contractors 140 122,454 28,682 1,334
23817 Siding contractors 2 D D D
238170 Siding contractors 2 D D D
23819 Other building exterior contractors 11 D 3,479 123
238190 Other building exterior contractors 11 D 3,479 123
2382 Building equipment contractors 1,115 1,269,908 356,751 11,925
23821 Electrical contractors 436 391,813 130,411 4,361
238210 Electrical contractors 436 391,813 130,411 4,361
23822 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 655 757,148 184,163 6,453
238220 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 655 757,148 184,163 6,453
23829 Other building equipment contractors 24 120,947 42,177 1,111
238290 Other building equipment contractors 24 120,947 42,177 1,111
2383 Building finishing contractors 657 374,896 109,985 4,336
23831 Drywall and insulation contractors 95 152,213 43,996 1,531
238310 Drywall and insulation contractors 95 152,213 43,996 1,531
23832 Painting and wall covering contractors 266 116,587 33,294 1,450
238320 Painting and wall covering contractors 266 116,587 33,294 1,450
23833 Flooring contractors s 47 12,012 4,234 183
238330 Flooring contractors s 47 12,012 4,234 183
23834 Tile and terrazzo contractors 103 35,373 8,410 338
238340 Tile and terrazzo contractors 103 35,373 8,410 338
23835 Finish carpentry contractors 127 45,236 14,575 636
238350 Finish carpentry contractors 127 45,236 14,575 636
23839 Other building finishing contractors s 19 13,475 5,476 199
238390 Other building finishing contractors s 19 13,475 5,476 199
2389 Other specialty trade contractors 479 356,593 74,313 3,022
23891 Site preparation contractors 227 245,975 47,094 1,820
238910 Site preparation contractors 227 245,975 47,094 1,820
23899 All other specialty trade contractors 252 110,618 27,219 1,203
238990 All other specialty trade contractors 252 110,618 27,219 1,203


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