1997 Economic Census:
Construction
Florida


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Construction 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
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  23 Construction 36,608 50,891,988 8,802,536 324,844
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 10,130 25,546,552 2,389,503 77,238
234 Heavy construction 2,028 6,544,802 1,319,444 45,084
235 Special trade contractors 24,450 18,800,632 5,093,589 202,522

 

 

Construction 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
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
23 Construction 36,608 50,891,988 8,802,536 324,844
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 10,130 25,546,552 2,389,503 77,238
2331 Land subdivision & land development 698 1,534,251 156,657 4,733
2332 Residential building construction 7,223 14,602,759 1,254,514 43,009
23321 Single-family housing construction 6,739 12,217,284 1,006,951 35,519
23322 Multifamily housing construction 485 2,385,475 247,563 7,490
2333 Nonresidential building construction 2,209 9,409,542 978,332 29,496
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction 234 1,124,437 133,168 3,724
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 1,975 8,285,106 845,163 25,772
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 2,028 6,544,802 1,319,444 45,084
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 406 D 512,337 17,167
23411 Highway & street construction 380 2,511,961 455,510 15,288
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction 26 D 56,827 1,879
2349 Other heavy construction 1,622 D 807,107 27,917
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 295 1,169,848 233,962 7,685
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction 237 468,909 140,654 5,550
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction s D 57,268 1,234
23499 All other heavy construction 1,064 D 375,224 13,448
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
235 Special trade contractors 24,450 18,800,632 5,093,589 202,522
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 4,803 4,312,198 1,210,184 44,510
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 2,283 832,784 234,117 11,697
2353 Electrical contractors 3,775 3,401,335 1,072,319 40,728
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 3,389 2,588,991 693,693 29,330
23541 Masonry & stone contractors 833 514,172 162,498 7,713
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 1,760 1,732,575 451,315 17,959
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors 795 342,244 79,879 3,658
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 2,796 1,242,744 279,960 12,625
23551 Carpentry contractors 2,287 999,730 227,688 10,656
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors 509 243,014 52,272 1,969
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 1,944 1,475,277 392,397 16,766
2357 Concrete contractors 1,773 1,394,020 354,810 15,250
2358 Water well drilling contractors 251 172,335 52,411 1,820
2359 Other special trade contractors 3,436 3,380,949 803,697 29,797
23591 Structural steel erection contractors 180 332,538 93,249 3,204
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 387 267,269 64,227 2,612
23593 Excavation contractors 591 D 102,392 4,324
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors 38 D 7,605 315
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors 183 581,944 197,673 5,327
23599 All other special trade contractors 2,057 1,488,758 338,550 14,014
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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