1997 Economic Census:
Transportation and Warehousing
Kentucky


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 %% ** 2,919 6,288,735 1,447,860 49,545
481 Air transportation %% 39 673,458 181,153 10,437
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
483 Water transportation 30 371,657 86,400 2,548
484 Truck transportation 2,149 2,284,109 550,253 20,222
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 130 D D (1000-2499)
486 Pipeline transportation 35 315,032 57,527 1,205
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 16 D D (250-499)
488 Support activities for transportation 290 334,926 79,615 3,326
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
492 Couriers & messengers 128 2,064,866 410,808 7,518
493 Warehousing & storage 102 154,990 43,093 1,706

 

 

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 %% ** 2,919 6,288,735 1,447,860 49,545
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
481 Air transportation %% 39 673,458 181,153 10,437
4811 Scheduled air transportation %% 11 D D (10k-24999)
481111 Scheduled passenger air transportation %% 7 D D (2500-4999)
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 28 D D (250-499)
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 23 D D (100-249)
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 30 371,657 86,400 2,548
4831 Deep sea, coastal, & Great Lakes water transportation 6 14,406 2,522 90
4832 Inland water transportation 24 357,251 83,878 2,458
483211 Inland water freight transportation 21 356,116 83,390 2,442
4832111 Inland waterways freight transportation (except towing) 10 252,891 53,153 1,456
4832112 Inland waterways towing transportation 11 103,225 30,237 986
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 2,149 2,284,109 550,253 20,222
4841 General freight trucking 718 1,414,565 332,083 11,137
48411 General freight trucking, local 227 128,710 39,703 1,709
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 171 85,421 20,913 908
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 50 39,589 16,715 727
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 491 1,285,855 292,380 9,428
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 396 864,712 160,859 5,750
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 95 421,143 131,521 3,678
4842 Specialized freight trucking 1,431 869,544 218,170 9,085
48421 Used household & office goods moving 95 98,628 24,800 1,230
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 31 26,679 5,584 304
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 39 53,678 13,789 634
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 25 18,271 5,427 292
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 1,095 515,750 122,758 5,665
4842201 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), local 37 23,226 5,259 186
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 97 26,377 5,504 297
4842203 Dump trucking 744 350,465 80,405 3,778
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 206 106,851 29,488 1,319
4842205 Specialized trucking with storage, local 11 8,831 2,102 85
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 241 255,166 70,612 2,190
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 45 37,587 11,044 372
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 50 35,304 4,196 200
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 146 182,275 55,372 1,618
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 130 D D (1000-2499)
4853 Taxi & limousine service 66 D D (500-999)
48531 Taxi service 45 16,161 8,098 611
48532 Limousine service 21 D D (100-249)
4854 School & employee bus transportation 14 D D (250-499)
4854101 School bus service 14 D D (250-499)
4855 Charter bus industry 14 10,619 4,051 255
4855102 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 12 D D (100-249)
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 27 D D (250-499)
485991 Special needs transportation 21 D D (250-499)
485999 All other transit & ground passenger transportation 6 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 35 315,032 57,527 1,205
4861 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 6 D D (20-99)
4862 Pipeline transportation of natural gas 28 304,752 53,946 1,131
4862101 Natural gas transmission 25 D D (1000-2499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 16 D D (250-499)
4871 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, land 9 D D (20-99)
4872 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, water 7 D D (250-499)
4872101 Excursion & sightseeing boats (including dinner cruises) 6 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 290 334,926 79,615 3,326
4881 Support activities for air transportation 36 36,853 9,078 439
48811 Airport operations 22 20,227 6,905 353
488119 Other airport operations 22 20,227 6,905 353
4881191 Airport operation & terminal services 21 D D (250-499)
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 14 16,626 2,173 86
4882 Support activities for rail transportation 20 29,745 13,181 556
4882101 Support activities incidental to rail transportation 20 29,745 13,181 556
4883 Support activities for water transportation 32 113,034 12,623 439
48832 Marine cargo handling 12 13,760 3,442 118
48833 Navigational services to shipping 8 89,798 4,677 193
4883301 Tugboat service (including fleeting & harbor service) 7 D D (100-249)
48839 Other support activities for water transportation 7 4,057 1,214 46
4883901 Other services incidental to water transportation 7 4,057 1,214 46
4884 Support activities for road transportation 63 D D (250-499)
48841 Motor vehicle towing 55 21,519 6,078 363
48849 Other support activities for road transportation 8 D D (20-99)
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 131 123,055 35,826 1,328
4885101 Freight forwarding 47 44,049 13,062 410
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 84 79,006 22,764 918
4889 Other support activities for transportation 8 D D (100-249)
488991 Packing & crating 8 D D (100-249)
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 128 2,064,866 410,808 7,518
4921 Couriers 57 2,033,263 398,213 6,637
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 25 D D (250-499)
4921102 Air courier services 32 D D (5000-9999)
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 71 31,603 12,595 881
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 102 154,990 43,093 1,706
49311 General warehousing & storage 66 108,356 30,246 1,088
4931101 General warehousing & storage (except in foreign trade zones) 66 108,356 30,246 1,088
49312 Refrigerated warehousing & storage 6 7,601 3,238 77
4931201 Refrigerated products warehousing 6 7,601 3,238 77
49313 Farm product warehousing & storage 13 14,920 2,972 222
49319 Other warehousing & storage 17 24,113 6,637 319
4931901 Household goods warehousing & storage 6 D D (100-249)
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 11 D D (100-249)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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