1997 Economic Census:
Transportation and Warehousing
Delaware


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 %% ** 585 594,056 179,620 7,258
481 Air transportation %% 12 D D (20-99)
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
483 Water transportation 5 1,577 412 31
484 Truck transportation 279 275,121 79,906 2,921
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 155 81,000 33,460 2,029
486 Pipeline transportation 2 D D (1-19)
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 5 D D (1-19)
488 Support activities for transportation 84 120,994 34,290 1,238
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
492 Couriers & messengers 17 D D (500-999)
493 Warehousing & storage 26 51,807 14,891 471

 

 

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 %% ** 585 594,056 179,620 7,258
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
481 Air transportation %% 12 D D (20-99)
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 11 D D (20-99)
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 7 D D (1-19)
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 5 1,577 412 31
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 279 275,121 79,906 2,921
4841 General freight trucking 110 138,029 37,174 1,241
48411 General freight trucking, local 31 20,273 4,763 215
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 26 14,764 2,892 123
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 79 117,756 32,411 1,026
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 65 76,013 20,814 742
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 14 41,743 11,597 284
4842 Specialized freight trucking 169 137,092 42,732 1,680
48421 Used household & office goods moving 31 36,479 13,138 597
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 18 23,575 7,590 318
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 8 D D (100-249)
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 80 45,753 12,634 480
4842203 Dump trucking 54 18,993 3,843 175
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 18 D D (100-249)
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 58 54,860 16,960 603
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 25 16,267 4,692 131
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 11 8,885 2,847 124
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 22 29,708 9,421 348
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 155 81,000 33,460 2,029
4851 Urban transit systems 6 D D (250-499)
4853 Taxi & limousine service 17 D D (100-249)
48532 Limousine service 14 5,371 1,739 129
4854 School & employee bus transportation 117 29,905 10,788 1,116
4854101 School bus service 116 D D (1000-2499)
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 9 D D (100-249)
485999 All other transit & ground passenger transportation 6 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 2 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 5 D D (1-19)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 84 120,994 34,290 1,238
4881 Support activities for air transportation 22 53,435 13,174 375
48811 Airport operations 7 9,837 2,799 65
488119 Other airport operations 7 9,837 2,799 65
4881191 Airport operation & terminal services 7 9,837 2,799 65
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 15 43,598 10,375 310
4882 Support activities for rail transportation 6 D D (100-249)
4882101 Support activities incidental to rail transportation 6 D D (100-249)
4883 Support activities for water transportation 17 42,600 12,200 492
48833 Navigational services to shipping 10 15,240 2,708 74
4883302 Navigational services 6 D D (20-99)
4884 Support activities for road transportation 13 D D (20-99)
48841 Motor vehicle towing 11 4,517 1,569 69
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 21 10,438 4,072 105
4885101 Freight forwarding 6 4,024 2,181 49
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 15 6,414 1,891 56
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 17 D D (500-999)
4921 Couriers 11 D D (250-499)
4921102 Air courier services 6 D D (100-249)
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 6 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 26 51,807 14,891 471
49311 General warehousing & storage 15 D D (100-249)
4931101 General warehousing & storage (except in foreign trade zones) 15 D D (100-249)
49319 Other warehousing & storage 6 D D (100-249)
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 6 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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