1997 Economic Census:
Transportation and Warehousing
Minnesota


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 %% ** 3,810 5,662,838 1,375,136 53,811
481 Air transportation %% 55 203,710 42,423 1,210
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
483 Water transportation 13 D D (250-499)
484 Truck transportation 2,408 3,195,843 706,482 23,260
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 482 368,072 147,634 12,017
486 Pipeline transportation 39 D D (250-499)
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 23 D D (100-249)
488 Support activities for transportation 501 502,287 134,216 4,413
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
492 Couriers & messengers 211 747,090 266,653 10,979
493 Warehousing & storage 78 155,805 26,823 979

 

 

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 %% ** 3,810 5,662,838 1,375,136 53,811
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
481 Air transportation %% 55 203,710 42,423 1,210
4811 Scheduled air transportation %% 24 138,113 30,114 847
481111 Scheduled passenger air transportation %% 19 122,132 26,069 760
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 31 65,597 12,309 363
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 27 64,255 12,048 348
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 13 D D (250-499)
4831 Deep sea, coastal, & Great Lakes water transportation 6 161,005 18,705 240
4832 Inland water transportation 7 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 2,408 3,195,843 706,482 23,260
4841 General freight trucking 1,099 2,341,865 525,960 16,501
48411 General freight trucking, local 377 276,195 72,540 2,706
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 246 192,818 40,358 1,488
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 118 75,217 29,283 1,105
4841103 General freight trucking with storage, local, truckload 6 3,631 1,382 55
4841104 General freight trucking with storage, local, less than truckload 7 4,529 1,517 58
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 722 2,065,670 453,420 13,795
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 594 1,607,168 308,912 10,087
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 128 458,502 144,508 3,708
4842 Specialized freight trucking 1,309 853,978 180,522 6,759
48421 Used household & office goods moving 144 168,510 43,524 1,622
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 44 10,895 4,144 237
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 78 130,618 28,775 977
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 22 26,997 10,605 408
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 817 330,910 65,247 2,781
4842201 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), local 31 32,048 6,562 233
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 322 79,799 15,576 1,013
4842203 Dump trucking 302 131,961 22,910 700
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 156 71,613 17,032 697
4842205 Specialized trucking with storage, local 6 15,489 3,167 138
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 348 354,558 71,751 2,356
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 39 72,928 12,181 398
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 154 66,974 9,604 515
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 155 214,656 49,966 1,443
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 482 368,072 147,634 12,017
4851 Urban transit systems 12 18,086 6,376 363
485113 Bus & motor vehicle transit systems 11 D D (250-499)
4852 Interurban & rural bus transportation 12 12,526 3,716 274
4853 Taxi & limousine service 88 34,344 11,538 828
48531 Taxi service 47 16,531 6,345 441
48532 Limousine service 41 17,813 5,193 387
4854 School & employee bus transportation 245 215,114 90,253 8,128
4854101 School bus service 240 212,271 89,375 8,042
4855 Charter bus industry 47 35,139 10,909 833
4855101 Charter bus service, local 15 11,734 4,425 306
4855102 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 32 23,405 6,484 527
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 78 52,863 24,842 1,591
485991 Special needs transportation 63 45,617 22,222 1,354
485999 All other transit & ground passenger transportation 15 7,246 2,620 237
4859991 Scheduled airport shuttle service 8 5,734 2,264 207
4859992 All other passenger transportation 7 1,512 356 30
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 39 D D (250-499)
4862 Pipeline transportation of natural gas 26 89,781 12,063 234
4862101 Natural gas transmission 26 89,781 12,063 234
4869 Other pipeline transportation 10 D D (20-99)
48691 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 9 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 23 D D (100-249)
4871 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, land 6 D D (1-19)
4872 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, water 15 10,688 2,959 160
4872101 Excursion & sightseeing boats (including dinner cruises) 12 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 501 502,287 134,216 4,413
4881 Support activities for air transportation 75 145,087 25,089 1,084
48811 Airport operations 36 110,770 16,881 838
488119 Other airport operations 36 110,770 16,881 838
4881191 Airport operation & terminal services 36 110,770 16,881 838
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 39 34,317 8,208 246
4882 Support activities for rail transportation 13 6,091 2,923 108
4882101 Support activities incidental to rail transportation 13 6,091 2,923 108
4883 Support activities for water transportation 29 28,317 8,429 158
48832 Marine cargo handling 9 D D (20-99)
48833 Navigational services to shipping 9 3,437 1,137 24
4883301 Tugboat service (including fleeting & harbor service) 6 D D (20-99)
48839 Other support activities for water transportation 9 D D (1-19)
4883901 Other services incidental to water transportation 8 D D (1-19)
4884 Support activities for road transportation 117 46,635 15,572 843
48841 Motor vehicle towing 110 43,368 14,253 771
48849 Other support activities for road transportation 7 3,267 1,319 72
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 253 269,648 80,738 2,157
4885101 Freight forwarding 93 141,921 47,173 1,245
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 160 127,727 33,565 912
4889 Other support activities for transportation 14 6,509 1,465 63
488991 Packing & crating 13 D D (20-99)
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 211 747,090 266,653 10,979
4921 Couriers 84 605,456 218,527 8,463
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 43 395,679 169,446 6,654
4921102 Air courier services 41 209,777 49,081 1,809
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 127 141,634 48,126 2,516
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 78 155,805 26,823 979
49311 General warehousing & storage 40 101,093 13,014 495
4931101 General warehousing & storage (except in foreign trade zones) 40 101,093 13,014 495
49312 Refrigerated warehousing & storage 23 25,551 6,795 247
4931201 Refrigerated products warehousing 23 25,551 6,795 247
49313 Farm product warehousing & storage 7 10,625 1,006 35
49319 Other warehousing & storage 8 18,536 6,008 202
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 6 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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