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NAICS 235110
Plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning contractors
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These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
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2002 Economic Census Industry Series Reports

2002 NAICS Report title Report number Release
date (PDF)
Full report Tables only
Link to
PDF
Size
in kb
Link to
PDF
Size
in kb
238210 Electrical Contractors EC02-23I-238210 12/29/2004 link to full pdf 444 link to tables-only pdf 230
238220 Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors EC02-23I-238220 12/30/2004 link to full pdf 446 link to tables-only pdf 232
238910 Site Preparation Contractors EC02-23I-238910 12/29/2004 link to full pdf 448 link to tables-only pdf 233

NAICS Hierarchy: 1997

Introductory text includes scope and methodology. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
Indus-
try
Detail
NAICS
code
NAICS Title
(and link to definition)
Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Go to industry detail 23 Construction 656,448 858,581,056 174,184,608 5,664,853
Go to industry detail 235 Special trade contractors 414,602 340,860,576 101,346,648 3,441,500
Go to industry detail 2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 84,876 88,427,440 25,720,160 788,930
Go to industry detail 23511 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 84,876 88,427,440 25,720,160 788,930
  235110 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 84,876 88,427,440 25,720,160 788,930

Table includes only establishments with payroll.

 

NAICS 235110: Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors .   This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following: (1) installing plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning equipment; (2) servicing plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning equipment; and (3) the combined activity of selling and installing plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning equipment. The plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning work performed includes new work, additions, alterations, and maintenance and repairs. The activities performed by these establishments range from duct fabrication and installation at the site to installation of refrigeration equipment, installation of sprinkler systems, and installation of environmental controls.

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Historical Comparability - Bridge Between NAICS and SIC
NAICS SIC Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of business done
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
235110 Comparable Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 84,876 88,427,445 788,930 25,720,160
  1711
Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning special trade contractors
84,876 88,427,445 788,930 25,720,160


Comparative Statistics for 4-digit SICs: 1997 and 1992

Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Introductory text includes methodology. Comparative statistics are also available for other industries. For descriptions of column headings and rows (SIC industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
SIC 1987 SIC Description Year Establishments Value of construction work done
($1,000)
Annual payroll
($1,000)
Paid employees
1711 Plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning special trade contractors 1997 84,876 88,427,445 25,720,161 788,930
1992 75,395 57,667,981 16,613,239 612,516
% chg 12.6 53.3 54.8 28.8

 

Geographic Distribution -- Plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning contractors: 1997

Data for the Construction sector are published for the U.S.and states.

For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
Other
Indus-
tries
State Estab-
lish-
ments
Value of business done
($1,000)
Value of business done
% of
U.S.
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
Go to industry detail United States 84,876 88,427,440 100.00 25,720,160 788,930
Go to industry detail California 6,776 8,277,100 9.36 2,500,392 64,396
Go to industry detail Texas 5,516 6,048,894 6.84 1,644,450 56,618
Go to industry detail New York 5,234 5,371,392 6.07 1,525,713 42,540
Go to industry detail Illinois 3,756 4,715,214 5.33 1,495,104 36,423
Go to industry detail Florida 4,803 4,312,198 4.88 1,210,184 44,510
Go to industry detail Pennsylvania 3,546 4,068,136 4.60 1,167,403 33,498
Go to industry detail Ohio 3,329 3,885,439 4.39 1,158,021 34,872
Go to industry detail Michigan 3,187 3,376,536 3.82 978,742 27,022
Go to industry detail North Carolina 3,057 3,020,844 3.42 874,860 31,326
Go to industry detail New Jersey 3,320 2,825,771 3.20 820,980 21,391
Go to industry detail Georgia 2,589 2,745,211 3.10 745,613 26,088
Go to industry detail Maryland 2,037 2,739,331 3.10 762,103 23,109
Go to industry detail Indiana 1,973 2,458,331 2.78 754,554 21,461
Go to industry detail Massachusetts 2,172 2,215,728 2.51 580,187 15,548
Go to industry detail Wisconsin 1,981 2,149,723 2.43 697,399 19,290
Go to industry detail Virginia 2,391 2,145,707 2.43 672,524 24,055
Go to industry detail Tennessee 1,612 1,987,413 2.25 568,979 18,810
Go to industry detail Washington 1,746 1,942,588 2.20 594,665 16,774
Go to industry detail Missouri 1,824 1,860,367 2.10 569,548 16,587
Go to industry detail Minnesota 1,416 1,763,226 1.99 522,806 13,656
Go to industry detail Colorado 1,654 1,716,979 1.94 498,985 16,541
Go to industry detail Arizona 1,344 1,569,414 1.77 444,412 15,358
Go to industry detail Oregon 1,079 1,366,535 1.55 439,915 10,884
Go to industry detail Alabama 1,413 1,240,723 1.40 375,525 14,066
Go to industry detail South Carolina 1,351 1,199,955 1.36 358,773 14,067
Go to industry detail Kentucky 1,178 1,074,930 1.22 317,112 12,006
Go to industry detail Louisiana 1,200 1,040,324 1.18 277,969 10,148
Go to industry detail Connecticut 1,254 1,010,152 1.14 304,430 8,868
Go to industry detail Kansas 1,065 997,513 1.13 276,099 9,054
Go to industry detail Iowa 938 965,826 1.09 275,501 9,125
Go to industry detail Utah 835 910,309 1.03 234,561 7,899
Go to industry detail Nevada 515 888,702 1.01 255,684 7,491
Go to industry detail Oklahoma 1,156 749,575 0.85 186,741 7,288
Go to industry detail Arkansas 980 602,821 0.68 169,157 7,214
Go to industry detail Nebraska 662 589,263 0.67 174,976 5,598
Go to industry detail Mississippi 746 586,798 0.66 145,477 6,793
Go to industry detail Idaho 546 543,841 0.62 134,837 4,961
Go to industry detail Delaware 288 410,147 0.46 139,406 3,942
Go to industry detail New Mexico 600 399,109 0.45 124,143 4,824
Go to industry detail New Hampshire 462 362,465 0.41 95,903 3,097
Go to industry detail West Virginia 496 310,156 0.35 83,891 3,488
Go to industry detail Maine 552 277,376 0.31 78,732 2,930
Go to industry detail Hawaii 243 270,400 0.31 78,869 1,976
Go to industry detail Montana 412 253,814 0.29 68,332 2,350
Go to industry detail Rhode Island 356 241,176 0.27 62,657 1,893
Go to industry detail North Dakota 248 226,915 0.26 67,537 2,359
Go to industry detail Alaska 187 197,253 0.22 55,496 1,333
Go to industry detail South Dakota 311 176,462 0.20 49,934 1,760
Go to industry detail Vermont 245 151,061 0.17 45,191 1,657
Go to industry detail Wyoming 264 134,808 0.15 39,102 1,527
Go to industry detail District of Columbia 31 53,494 0.06 16,581 461

D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available


 

Other Data from the 1997 Economic Census

Hypertext
tables
Link
to pdf
Series number Title Contents
  link to PDF EC97C-2351A Industry Series Preliminary data including detailed characteristics, establishment size, and product detail
  link to PDF EC97C23S-IS Industry Summary Detailed statistics, type of construction, and kind of business activity for 2-, and 3-digit NAICS for the U.S.; data on size of establishment in terms of employment and value of business done.
  link to PDF EC97C23S-AS Geographic Area Summary Detailed statistics, type of construction, and kind of business activity for the U.S. and four geographic regions; national data on size of establishment in terms of employment and value of business done.
Link to Bridge tables  EC97X-CS3 Bridge Between NAICS and SIC (national only) Defines comparability of individual industries.
Link to Comparative Statistics  EC97X-CS2 Comparative Statistics (U.S. and states) 1997 and 1992 data side by side on a comparable SIC basis
Link to Nonemployer Statistics  EC97X-CS4 Nonemployer Statistics (U.S., states, counties, metros) Nonemployers account for 74 % of establishments and 9.0 % of receipts in this sector, but are excluded from the reports above.

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2002 Economic Census

2002 Questionnaire

CC-23807 Plumbing, Heating, & Air-Conditioning Contractors

 

Data from the Other Census Bureau Programs

Hypertext Tables Title (with link to data) Frequency Smallest Geography Contents
  County Business Patterns Annual County, metro area, ZIP Employees; payroll; number of establishments by employment size of establishment
Link to hypertext     
table Nonemployer Statistics Annual State, metro area, county Number of establishments and sales of firms with no paid employees
Link to hypertext table Statistics of U.S. Businesses Annual State, metro area Number of firms, employees, payroll, and revenue by employment-size of the enterprise

 

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

Last revised: July 13 2011   Questions?