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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 632 723,864 227,785 9,360
481 Air transportation 8 D D (20-99)
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) X X X X
483 Water transportation 14 D D (20-99)
484 Truck transportation 293 334,676 94,345 2,529
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 105 99,155 31,398 1,766
486 Pipeline transportation 4 D D (20-99)
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 22 D D (100-249)
488 Support activities for transportation 115 142,397 38,002 1,260
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) X X X X
492 Couriers & messengers 42 D D (500-999)
493 Warehousing & storage 29 D D (2500-4999)

 

 

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 8 D D (20-99)

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 14 D D (20-99)
4831 Deep sea, coastal, & Great Lakes water transportation 10 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 293 334,676 94,345 2,529
4841 General freight trucking 138 195,745 64,072 1,659
48411 General freight trucking, local 63 40,748 13,646 417
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 42 28,737 9,990 281
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 15 D D (20-99)
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 75 154,997 50,426 1,242
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 56 D D (500-999)
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 19 D D (500-999)
4842 Specialized freight trucking 155 138,931 30,273 870
48421 Used household & office goods moving 42 81,322 11,949 383
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 22 4,254 1,215 59
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 16 D D (250-499)
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 97 47,990 15,316 419
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 7 D D (20-99)
4842203 Dump trucking 57 20,833 5,266 140
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 29 20,383 7,729 211
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 16 9,619 3,008 68
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 13 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 105 99,155 31,398 1,766
4853 Taxi & limousine service 45 9,881 2,604 159
48531 Taxi service 29 5,440 1,298 83
48532 Limousine service 16 4,441 1,306 76
4854 School & employee bus transportation 41 52,279 17,128 1,210
4855 Charter bus industry 7 D D (100-249)
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 6 D D (1-19)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 4 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 22 D D (100-249)
4872 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, water 21 D D (20-99)
4872101 Excursion & sightseeing boats (including dinner cruises) 11 D D (20-99)
4872102 Charter fishing & party fishing boats 10 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 115 142,397 38,002 1,260
4881 Support activities for air transportation 15 D D (500-999)
48811 Airport operations 9 D D (500-999)
488119 Other airport operations 9 D D (500-999)
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 6 D D (20-99)
4883 Support activities for water transportation 17 D D (100-249)
48833 Navigational services to shipping and salvage 7 7,192 1,884 32
48839 Other support activities for water transportation 6 3,662 1,041 33
4884 Support activities for road transportation 37 D D (100-249)
48841 Motor vehicle towing 35 D D (100-249)
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 42 37,978 13,612 328
4885101 Freight forwarding 11 17,180 5,103 117
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 31 20,798 8,509 211

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 42 D D (500-999)
4921 Couriers 20 D D (250-499)
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 9 D D (100-249)
4921102 Air courier services 11 D D (250-499)
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 22 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 29 D D (2500-4999)
49311 General warehousing & storage 24 D D (500-999)


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