1997 Economic Census:
Transportation and Warehousing
Florida


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 %% ** 9,768 19,852,130 4,429,793 157,343
481 Air transportation %% 334 1,770,277 236,340 8,228
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
483 Water transportation 198 5,008,538 448,117 12,215
484 Truck transportation 3,922 6,149,233 1,652,082 52,124
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 784 489,276 155,003 9,761
486 Pipeline transportation 30 224,051 13,949 290
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 406 232,073 54,095 3,359
488 Support activities for transportation 2,986 3,589,969 1,110,320 43,400
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
492 Couriers & messengers 790 2,008,899 659,136 23,696
493 Warehousing & storage 318 379,814 100,751 4,270

 

 

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 %% ** 9,768 19,852,130 4,429,793 157,343
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
481 Air transportation %% 334 1,770,277 236,340 8,228
4811 Scheduled air transportation %% 186 1,533,797 202,823 7,178
481111 Scheduled passenger air transportation %% 147 941,879 116,631 4,186
481112 Scheduled freight air transportation 39 591,918 86,192 2,992
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 148 236,480 33,517 1,050
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 108 114,029 16,579 567
481212 Nonscheduled chartered freight air transportation 23 111,757 14,869 413
481219 Other nonscheduled air transportation 17 10,694 2,069 70
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 198 5,008,538 448,117 12,215
4831 Deep sea, coastal, & Great Lakes water transportation 154 4,960,359 432,878 11,608
483111 Deep sea freight transportation 56 1,859,306 122,212 2,929
483112 Deep sea passenger transportation 32 2,924,870 271,748 7,736
483113 Coastal & Great Lakes freight transportation 51 159,847 35,249 693
4831131 Coastal & intercoastal freight transportation 24 144,706 31,318 532
4831133 Coastal & intercoastal towing service 27 15,141 3,931 161
483114 Coastal & Great Lakes passenger transportation 15 16,336 3,669 250
4831141 Coastal & Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway passenger trans 13 D D (100-249)
4832 Inland water transportation 44 48,179 15,239 607
483211 Inland water freight transportation 12 36,596 11,672 411
4832111 Inland waterways freight transportation (except towing) 8 D D (250-499)
483212 Inland water passenger transportation 32 11,583 3,567 196
4832121 Inland waterways ferry transportation 6 2,526 570 48
4832122 Other water passenger transportation (including water taxi) 26 9,057 2,997 148
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 3,922 6,149,233 1,652,082 52,124
4841 General freight trucking 1,568 4,121,698 1,139,249 31,622
48411 General freight trucking, local 617 356,059 89,392 3,559
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 394 230,306 47,453 1,925
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 178 94,609 30,299 1,217
4841103 General freight trucking with storage, local, truckload 26 23,198 9,513 299
4841104 General freight trucking with storage, local, less than truckload 19 7,946 2,127 118
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 951 3,765,639 1,049,857 28,063
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 733 2,902,029 770,019 19,556
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 218 863,610 279,838 8,507
4842 Specialized freight trucking 2,354 2,027,535 512,833 20,502
48421 Used household & office goods moving 599 380,563 103,374 5,032
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 221 59,936 16,632 960
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 204 217,238 54,398 2,382
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 174 103,389 32,344 1,690
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 1,161 718,172 145,360 6,306
4842201 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), local 47 45,508 16,573 517
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 223 78,937 20,139 888
4842203 Dump trucking 563 432,879 66,067 3,036
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 299 140,984 35,860 1,574
4842205 Specialized trucking with storage, local 29 19,864 6,721 291
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 594 928,800 264,099 9,164
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 62 123,446 42,836 1,338
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 169 169,939 41,578 1,667
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 363 635,415 179,685 6,159
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 784 489,276 155,003 9,761
4851 Urban transit systems 37 35,260 17,979 835
485113 Bus & motor vehicle transit systems 34 D D (500-999)
4852 Interurban & rural bus transportation 21 43,352 11,094 583
4853 Taxi & limousine service 303 115,287 27,928 1,811
48531 Taxi service 125 55,183 15,257 933
48532 Limousine service 178 60,104 12,671 878
4854 School & employee bus transportation 127 41,804 15,195 1,467
4854101 School bus service 119 36,811 12,552 1,307
4854102 Employee bus service 8 4,993 2,643 160
4855 Charter bus industry 83 93,930 29,224 1,903
4855101 Charter bus service, local 42 48,242 14,916 1,169
4855102 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 41 45,688 14,308 734
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 213 159,643 53,583 3,162
485991 Special needs transportation 142 65,894 26,601 1,679
485999 All other transit & ground passenger transportation 71 93,749 26,982 1,483
4859991 Scheduled airport shuttle service 51 90,677 26,332 1,447
4859992 All other passenger transportation 20 3,072 650 36
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 30 224,051 13,949 290
4862 Pipeline transportation of natural gas 18 D D (100-249)
4862101 Natural gas transmission 18 D D (100-249)
4869 Other pipeline transportation 9 D D (20-99)
48691 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 8 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 406 232,073 54,095 3,359
4871 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, land 33 29,826 6,553 330
4871101 Sightseeing buses 23 10,119 2,313 143
4871102 Horse drawn cabs & carriages 6 1,182 543 52
4872 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, water 360 195,478 46,409 2,966
4872101 Excursion & sightseeing boats (including dinner cruises) 111 129,149 29,514 1,936
4872102 Charter fishing & party fishing boats 249 66,329 16,895 1,030
4879 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, other 13 6,769 1,133 63
4879901 Sightseeing airplanes and helicopters 13 6,769 1,133 63
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 2,986 3,589,969 1,110,320 43,400
4881 Support activities for air transportation 476 1,182,358 387,132 15,321
48811 Airport operations 180 459,073 151,463 8,274
488111 Air traffic control 14 D D (20-99)
4881111 Nongovernment air traffic control 14 D D (20-99)
488119 Other airport operations 166 D D (5000-9999)
4881191 Airport operation & terminal services 165 455,066 148,776 8,207
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 296 723,285 235,669 7,047
4882 Support activities for rail transportation 44 136,865 25,323 1,139
4882101 Support activities incidental to rail transportation 44 136,865 25,323 1,139
4883 Support activities for water transportation 373 482,054 175,962 8,508
48831 Port & harbor operations 21 67,676 21,387 1,404
4883101 Operation of port & waterfront terminals 21 67,676 21,387 1,404
48832 Marine cargo handling 68 238,560 106,973 5,843
48833 Navigational services to shipping 122 90,789 27,224 725
4883301 Tugboat service (including fleeting & harbor service) 17 36,279 13,141 417
4883302 Navigational services 93 31,680 11,646 198
4883303 Marine salvaging & wrecking (including dismantling of ships) 12 22,830 2,437 110
48839 Other support activities for water transportation 162 85,029 20,378 536
4883901 Other services incidental to water transportation 141 73,602 15,373 390
4883902 Marine cargo inspectors & surveyors 19 D D (100-249)
4884 Support activities for road transportation 409 164,834 56,234 3,182
48841 Motor vehicle towing 373 136,034 43,144 2,379
48849 Other support activities for road transportation 36 28,800 13,090 803
4884903 Fixed facilities & inspection & weighing serv for motor trans veh 9 12,231 6,425 407
4884904 Support activities incidental to road transportation 20 9,424 4,334 312
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 1,595 1,080,646 304,417 9,893
4885101 Freight forwarding 807 561,061 153,110 5,243
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 788 519,585 151,307 4,650
4889 Other support activities for transportation 89 543,212 161,252 5,357
488991 Packing & crating 75 D D (250-499)
488999 All other support activities for transportation 14 D D (2500-4999)
4889991 Other support activities for transportation 12 D D (2500-4999)
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 790 2,008,899 659,136 23,696
4921 Couriers 418 1,840,892 617,572 21,565
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 188 1,025,465 396,944 14,482
4921102 Air courier services 230 815,427 220,628 7,083
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 372 168,007 41,564 2,131
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 318 379,814 100,751 4,270
49311 General warehousing & storage 202 174,981 60,697 2,654
4931101 General warehousing & storage (except in foreign trade zones) 202 174,981 60,697 2,654
49312 Refrigerated warehousing & storage 51 95,210 23,053 979
4931201 Refrigerated products warehousing 50 D D (500-999)
49319 Other warehousing & storage 61 108,269 16,681 621
4931901 Household goods warehousing & storage 16 24,839 4,834 197
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 45 83,430 11,847 424
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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