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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 2,419 4,296,475 1,409,426 46,772
481 Air transportation 30 255,803 48,433 731
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) X X X X
483 Water transportation 21 65,942 6,564 171
484 Truck transportation 1,394 1,845,698 657,050 20,675
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 119 74,912 28,853 1,912
486 Pipeline transportation 16 575,327 11,606 243
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 62 26,822 7,900 465
488 Support activities for transportation 429 778,238 279,954 7,777
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) X X X X
492 Couriers & messengers 107 467,251 148,354 5,428
493 Warehousing & storage 241 206,482 220,712 9,370

 

 

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 30 255,803 48,433 731
4811 Scheduled air transportation 10 D D (250-499)
481111 Scheduled passenger air transportation 8 D D (100-249)
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 20 D D (250-499)
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 16 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 21 65,942 6,564 171
4831 Deep sea, coastal, & Great Lakes water transportation 15 64,421 6,190 160
483111 Deep sea freight transportation 6 59,676 5,082 94
4832 Inland water transportation 6 1,521 374 11

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 1,394 1,845,698 657,050 20,675
4841 General freight trucking 820 1,280,764 494,808 15,066
48411 General freight trucking, local 240 156,299 49,350 1,835
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 184 141,393 42,665 1,539
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 42 11,715 5,018 235
4841103 General freight trucking with storage, local, truckload 12 D D (20-99)
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 580 1,124,465 445,458 13,231
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 443 625,169 225,161 7,887
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 137 499,296 220,297 5,344
4842 Specialized freight trucking 574 564,934 162,242 5,609
48421 Used household & office goods moving 95 68,904 26,406 1,087
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 30 10,306 4,018 172
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 44 48,094 16,999 644
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 21 10,504 5,389 271
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 329 243,987 66,723 2,489
4842201 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), local 23 14,891 5,043 156
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 74 33,014 11,063 398
4842203 Dump trucking 142 149,343 36,804 1,416
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 86 44,391 13,082 489
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 150 252,043 69,113 2,033
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 52 119,199 28,709 797
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 30 15,753 3,731 155
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 68 117,091 36,673 1,081

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 119 74,912 28,853 1,912
4851 Urban transit systems 11 22,872 10,068 439
485113 Bus & motor vehicle transit systems 10 D D (250-499)
4853 Taxi & limousine service 57 14,299 3,860 324
48531 Taxi service 39 10,421 3,375 269
48532 Limousine service 18 3,878 485 55
4854 School & employee bus transportation 11 11,570 6,615 580
4855 Charter bus industry 16 11,646 2,581 171
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 19 D D (250-499)
485991 Special needs transportation 12 D D (100-249)
485999 All other transit & ground passenger transportation 7 D D (100-249)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 16 575,327 11,606 243
4869 Other pipeline transportation 11 D D (20-99)
48691 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 11 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 62 26,822 7,900 465
4871 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, land 17 D D (250-499)
4872 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, water 44 D D (100-249)
4872101 Excursion & sightseeing boats (including dinner cruises) 18 7,357 2,068 111
4872102 Charter fishing & party fishing boats 26 D D (20-99)

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 429 778,238 279,954 7,777
4881 Support activities for air transportation 51 291,584 134,110 3,360
48811 Airport operations 19 D D (250-499)
488119 Other airport operations 16 D D (250-499)
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 32 D D (2500-4999)
4882 Support activities for rail transportation 16 11,757 4,374 194
4883 Support activities for water transportation 38 195,547 65,282 1,836
48832 Marine cargo handling 15 154,629 55,118 1,578
48833 Navigational services to shipping and salvage 9 19,788 5,655 131
48839 Other support activities for water transportation 13 D D (100-249)
4884 Support activities for road transportation 107 35,814 10,820 455
48841 Motor vehicle towing 89 24,788 7,334 340
48849 Other support activities for road transportation 18 11,026 3,486 115
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 196 235,038 62,653 1,795
4885101 Freight forwarding 61 66,753 17,719 495
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 135 168,285 44,934 1,300
4889 Other support activities for transportation 21 8,498 2,715 137
488991 Packing & crating 18 D D (100-249)

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 107 467,251 148,354 5,428
4921 Couriers 73 454,468 144,487 5,191
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 40 D D (2500-4999)
4921102 Air courier services 33 D D (500-999)
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 34 12,783 3,867 237

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 241 206,482 220,712 9,370
49311 General warehousing & storage 171 143,374 178,401 7,067
49312 Refrigerated warehousing & storage 11 18,901 7,292 271
49313 Farm product warehousing & storage 14 3,090 1,796 68
49319 Other warehousing & storage 45 41,117 33,223 1,964
4931901 Household goods warehousing & storage 14 3,910 21,869 1,530
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 31 37,207 11,354 434


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