1997 Economic Census:
Transportation and Warehousing
Arizona


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Transportation and Warehousing by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  48-49 Transportation & warehousing %% ** 2,257 4,086,230 1,107,245 45,233
481 Air transportation %% 62 204,708 21,706 844
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
483 Water transportation 3 D D (1-19)
484 Truck transportation 1,236 2,017,261 586,687 23,467
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 155 147,056 70,773 3,799
486 Pipeline transportation 31 447,267 17,394 300
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 33 D D (500-999)
488 Support activities for transportation 477 459,167 134,326 4,705
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
492 Couriers & messengers 181 712,445 248,838 10,797
493 Warehousing & storage 79 59,575 18,428 798

 

 

Transportation and Warehousing by Industry
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
48-49 Transportation & warehousing %% ** 2,257 4,086,230 1,107,245 45,233
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
481 Air transportation %% 62 204,708 21,706 844
4811 Scheduled air transportation %% 34 157,058 11,871 554
481111 Scheduled passenger air transportation %% 32 D D (250-499)
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 28 47,650 9,835 290
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 22 43,989 8,575 249
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
483 Water transportation 3 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 1,236 2,017,261 586,687 23,467
4841 General freight trucking 568 1,484,732 437,924 17,205
48411 General freight trucking, local 200 156,336 48,114 2,113
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 126 82,185 19,632 885
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 64 48,101 17,657 818
4841104 General freight trucking with storage, local, less than truckload 8 D D (100-249)
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 368 1,328,396 389,810 15,092
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 283 1,073,291 298,928 12,380
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 85 255,105 90,882 2,712
4842 Specialized freight trucking 668 532,529 148,763 6,262
48421 Used household & office goods moving 141 120,093 42,660 2,110
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 54 26,637 9,962 479
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 56 76,013 25,895 1,225
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 31 17,443 6,803 406
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 376 214,956 56,698 2,402
4842201 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), local 10 5,394 2,109 61
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 76 38,718 9,627 373
4842203 Dump trucking 181 96,006 23,441 1,170
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 102 66,621 18,851 679
4842205 Specialized trucking with storage, local 7 8,217 2,670 119
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 151 197,480 49,405 1,750
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 15 16,056 6,272 251
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 58 50,111 8,354 393
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 78 131,313 34,779 1,106
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 155 147,056 70,773 3,799
4851 Urban transit systems 9 38,833 33,592 1,243
485113 Bus & motor vehicle transit systems 9 38,833 33,592 1,243
4852 Interurban & rural bus transportation 6 D D (20-99)
4853 Taxi & limousine service 50 23,790 7,872 590
48531 Taxi service 17 9,054 3,560 288
48532 Limousine service 33 14,736 4,312 302
4854 School & employee bus transportation 14 D D (250-499)
4854101 School bus service 12 D D (100-249)
4855 Charter bus industry 30 29,968 8,220 528
4855101 Charter bus service, local 7 5,539 1,918 118
4855102 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 23 24,429 6,302 410
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 46 33,169 15,282 1,034
485991 Special needs transportation 21 15,356 6,882 457
485999 All other transit & ground passenger transportation 25 17,813 8,400 577
4859991 Scheduled airport shuttle service 16 16,460 7,876 516
4859992 All other passenger transportation 9 1,353 524 61
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 31 447,267 17,394 300
4862 Pipeline transportation of natural gas 20 D D (100-249)
4862102 Natural gas transmission & distribution (transmission) 16 D D (100-249)
4869 Other pipeline transportation 9 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 33 D D (500-999)
4871 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, land 12 14,960 3,731 279
4871101 Sightseeing buses 10 D D (100-249)
4872 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, water 8 D D (20-99)
4872101 Excursion & sightseeing boats (including dinner cruises) 6 6,783 1,120 48
4879 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, other 13 16,334 4,144 182
4879901 Sightseeing airplanes and helicopters 12 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 477 459,167 134,326 4,705
4881 Support activities for air transportation 102 198,588 70,749 2,119
48811 Airport operations 41 80,254 37,334 1,111
488111 Air traffic control 6 D D (20-99)
4881111 Nongovernment air traffic control 6 D D (20-99)
488119 Other airport operations 35 D D (1000-2499)
4881191 Airport operation & terminal services 34 D D (1000-2499)
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 61 118,334 33,415 1,008
4884 Support activities for road transportation 141 51,304 19,325 979
48841 Motor vehicle towing 131 46,119 16,634 808
48849 Other support activities for road transportation 10 5,185 2,691 171
4884904 Support activities incidental to road transportation 6 3,666 2,090 140
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 209 195,451 39,961 1,380
4885101 Freight forwarding 76 87,829 15,473 630
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 133 107,622 24,488 750
4889 Other support activities for transportation 19 4,959 1,112 90
488991 Packing & crating 19 4,959 1,112 90
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
492 Couriers & messengers 181 712,445 248,838 10,797
4921 Couriers 94 656,192 224,007 9,554
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 38 428,038 166,190 7,616
4921102 Air courier services 56 228,154 57,817 1,938
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 87 56,253 24,831 1,243
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 79 59,575 18,428 798
49311 General warehousing & storage 50 28,990 9,203 394
4931101 General warehousing & storage (except in foreign trade zones) 50 28,990 9,203 394
49312 Refrigerated warehousing & storage 8 12,974 4,503 173
4931201 Refrigerated products warehousing 8 12,974 4,503 173
49319 Other warehousing & storage 17 6,168 2,099 108
4931901 Household goods warehousing & storage 6 1,768 634 32
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 11 4,400 1,465 76
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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