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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National data for this sector, based on Industry Series reports, are preliminary and will be superseded by data released in later reports.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.


NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
23 Construction 37,444 94,067,369 18,723,430 555,061
236 Construction of buildings 9,927 40,414,798 4,275,179 107,832
2361 Residential building construction 6,735 21,587,452 1,975,224 47,495
23611 Residential building construction 6,735 21,587,452 1,975,224 47,495
236115 New single-family general contractors 2,412 3,443,245 378,921 11,477
236116 New multifamily general contractors 234 907,432 94,468 2,192
236117 New housing operative builders 1,210 15,104,621 1,141,353 19,859
236118 Residential remodelers 2,879 2,132,153 360,482 13,968
2362 Nonresidential building construction 3,192 18,827,346 2,299,955 60,337
23621 Industrial building construction 302 1,135,306 443,260 12,003
236210 Industrial building construction 302 1,135,306 443,260 12,003
23622 Commercial building construction 2,890 17,692,040 1,856,695 48,334
236220 Commercial building construction 2,890 17,692,040 1,856,695 48,334
237 Heavy and civil engineering construction 3,998 20,876,554 5,102,299 140,679
2371 Utility system construction 1,802 12,534,642 3,548,581 91,078
23711 Water and sewer system construction 909 3,277,715 698,588 21,698
237110 Water and sewer system construction 909 3,277,715 698,588 21,698
23712 Oil and gas pipeline construction 296 4,207,514 1,321,082 33,368
237120 Oil and gas pipeline construction 296 4,207,514 1,321,082 33,368
23713 Power and communication system construction 597 5,049,414 1,528,911 36,011
237130 Power and communication system construction 597 5,049,414 1,528,911 36,011
2372 Land subdivision 754 740,167 156,051 3,392
23721 Land subdivision 754 740,167 156,051 3,392
237210 Land subdivision 754 740,167 156,051 3,392
2373 Highway, street, and bridge construction 720 5,458,595 1,020,196 31,949
23731 Highway, street, and bridge construction 720 5,458,595 1,020,196 31,949
237310 Highway, street, and bridge construction 720 5,458,595 1,020,196 31,949
2379 Other heavy construction 723 2,143,150 377,471 14,260
23799 Other heavy construction 723 2,143,150 377,471 14,260
237990 Other heavy construction 723 2,143,150 377,471 14,260
238 Specialty trade contractors 23,519 32,776,016 9,345,953 306,550
2381 Building foundation and exterior contractors 5,365 8,186,380 2,017,358 73,980
23811 Poured concrete structure contractors 1,689 3,573,589 739,216 29,154
238110 Poured concrete structure contractors 1,689 3,573,589 739,216 29,154
23812 Steel and precast concrete contractors 298 506,628 153,597 5,149
238120 Steel and precast concrete contractors 298 506,628 153,597 5,149
23813 Framing contractors 394 512,079 105,369 3,660
238130 Framing contractors 394 512,079 105,369 3,660
23814 Masonry contractors 1,037 1,101,455 367,296 14,869
238140 Masonry contractors 1,037 1,101,455 367,296 14,869
23815 Glass and glazing contractors 343 393,820 118,784 3,590
238150 Glass and glazing contractors 343 393,820 118,784 3,590
23816 Roofing contractors 1,355 1,603,172 374,620 13,701
238160 Roofing contractors 1,355 1,603,172 374,620 13,701
23817 Siding contractors 113 75,122 25,976 873
238170 Siding contractors 113 75,122 25,976 873
23819 Other building exterior contractors 136 420,515 132,500 2,984
238190 Other building exterior contractors 136 420,515 132,500 2,984
2382 Building equipment contractors 9,510 15,145,847 4,748,433 140,483
23821 Electrical contractors 3,459 5,541,871 1,887,848 56,219
238210 Electrical contractors 3,459 5,541,871 1,887,848 56,219
23822 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 5,653 8,131,851 2,451,016 72,778
238220 Plumbing and HVAC contractors 5,653 8,131,851 2,451,016 72,778
23829 Other building equipment contractors 397 1,472,125 409,569 11,486
238290 Other building equipment contractors 397 1,472,125 409,569 11,486
2383 Building finishing contractors 4,892 5,433,219 1,538,023 55,385
23831 Drywall and insulation contractors 900 1,992,504 551,506 18,763
238310 Drywall and insulation contractors 900 1,992,504 551,506 18,763
23832 Painting and wall covering contractors 1,632 1,195,179 446,940 17,602
238320 Painting and wall covering contractors 1,632 1,195,179 446,940 17,602
23833 Flooring contractors 419 567,148 100,821 3,210
238330 Flooring contractors 419 567,148 100,821 3,210
23834 Tile and terrazzo contractors 402 463,097 120,267 4,078
238340 Tile and terrazzo contractors 402 463,097 120,267 4,078
23835 Finish carpentry contractors 1,300 861,860 204,732 8,032
238350 Finish carpentry contractors 1,300 861,860 204,732 8,032
23839 Other building finishing contractors 239 353,432 113,757 3,701
238390 Other building finishing contractors 239 353,432 113,757 3,701
2389 Other specialty trade contractors 3,751 4,010,571 1,042,138 36,702
23891 Site preparation contractors 1,467 1,589,169 421,779 14,066
238910 Site preparation contractors 1,467 1,589,169 421,779 14,066
23899 All other specialty trade contractors 2,284 2,421,401 620,359 22,636
238990 All other specialty trade contractors 2,284 2,421,401 620,359 22,636


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