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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National data for this sector, based on Industry Series reports, are preliminary and will be superseded by data released in later reports.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 11,341 15,285,860 3,397,754 110,818
236 Construction of buildings 3,183 5,980,485 736,897 23,441
2361 Residential building construction 2,615 3,516,477 363,085 12,475
23611 Residential building construction 2,615 3,516,477 363,085 12,475
236115 New single-family general contractors 994 1,024,026 129,876 4,417
236116 New multifamily general contractors s 45 183,148 21,192 546
236117 New housing operative builders 500 1,803,043 114,710 3,152
236118 Residential remodelers 1,076 506,260 97,308 4,360
2362 Nonresidential building construction 568 2,464,008 373,811 10,966
23621 Industrial building construction s 44 154,541 38,619 1,081
236210 Industrial building construction s 44 154,541 38,619 1,081
23622 Commercial building construction 525 2,309,467 335,193 9,885
236220 Commercial building construction 525 2,309,467 335,193 9,885
237 Heavy and civil engineering construction 809 3,369,095 888,890 27,502
2371 Utility system construction 313 D 611,085 18,987
23711 Water and sewer system construction 255 D 89,680 2,898
237110 Water and sewer system construction 255 D 89,680 2,898
23712 Oil and gas pipeline construction 7 D 8,428 213
237120 Oil and gas pipeline construction 7 D 8,428 213
23713 Power and communication system construction 51 1,280,567 512,977 15,876
237130 Power and communication system construction 51 1,280,567 512,977 15,876
2372 Land subdivision 165 287,511 48,605 1,323
23721 Land subdivision 165 287,511 48,605 1,323
237210 Land subdivision 165 287,511 48,605 1,323
2373 Highway, street, and bridge construction 144 1,139,107 176,519 5,576
23731 Highway, street, and bridge construction 144 1,139,107 176,519 5,576
237310 Highway, street, and bridge construction 144 1,139,107 176,519 5,576
2379 Other heavy construction 187 D 52,680 1,616
23799 Other heavy construction 187 D 52,680 1,616
237990 Other heavy construction 187 D 52,680 1,616
238 Specialty trade contractors 7,349 5,936,280 1,771,967 59,875
2381 Building foundation and exterior contractors 1,750 s 1,891,379 481,920 15,406
23811 Poured concrete structure contractors 382 271,719 64,860 2,884
238110 Poured concrete structure contractors 382 271,719 64,860 2,884
23812 Steel and precast concrete contractors 47 108,622 28,767 959
238120 Steel and precast concrete contractors 47 108,622 28,767 959
23813 Framing contractors 292 s 977,983 s 221,684 s (100,000+)
238130 Framing contractors 292 s 977,983 s 221,684 s (100,000+)
23814 Masonry contractors 500 179,807 65,076 3,292
238140 Masonry contractors 500 179,807 65,076 3,292
23815 Glass and glazing contractors 51 44,745 12,120 454
238150 Glass and glazing contractors 51 44,745 12,120 454
23816 Roofing contractors 375 201,768 55,963 2,555
238160 Roofing contractors 375 201,768 55,963 2,555
23817 Siding contractors 87 69,530 13,869 548
238170 Siding contractors 87 69,530 13,869 548
23819 Other building exterior contractors 17 37,204 19,580 372
238190 Other building exterior contractors 17 37,204 19,580 372
2382 Building equipment contractors 2,472 2,363,174 833,408 26,250
23821 Electrical contractors 909 829,790 329,047 10,041
238210 Electrical contractors 909 829,790 329,047 10,041
23822 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 1,472 1,401,320 461,409 14,965
238220 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 1,472 1,401,320 461,409 14,965
23829 Other building equipment contractors 91 132,064 42,952 1,244
238290 Other building equipment contractors 91 132,064 42,952 1,244
2383 Building finishing contractors 2,007 821,035 251,219 10,490
23831 Drywall and insulation contractors 261 245,956 73,747 2,666
238310 Drywall and insulation contractors 261 245,956 73,747 2,666
23832 Painting and wall covering contractors 773 224,182 83,866 4,056
238320 Painting and wall covering contractors 773 224,182 83,866 4,056
23833 Flooring contractors 169 114,228 23,871 988
238330 Flooring contractors 169 114,228 23,871 988
23834 Tile and terrazzo contractors 154 29,696 12,503 556
238340 Tile and terrazzo contractors 154 29,696 12,503 556
23835 Finish carpentry contractors 590 167,208 44,132 1,764
238350 Finish carpentry contractors 590 167,208 44,132 1,764
23839 Other building finishing contractors 59 39,766 13,099 460
238390 Other building finishing contractors 59 39,766 13,099 460
2389 Other specialty trade contractors 1,119 860,693 205,420 7,729
23891 Site preparation contractors 573 555,675 128,522 4,442
238910 Site preparation contractors 573 555,675 128,522 4,442
23899 All other specialty trade contractors 546 305,018 76,899 3,287
238990 All other specialty trade contractors 546 305,018 76,899 3,287


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