1997 Economic Census:
Transportation and Warehousing
Mississippi


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 %% ** 2,201 2,475,529 657,345 24,411
481 Air transportation %% 16 11,997 2,838 91
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
483 Water transportation 29 147,579 38,104 1,078
484 Truck transportation 1,697 1,558,510 445,961 16,699
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 68 24,023 9,510 768
486 Pipeline transportation 46 317,529 31,608 591
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 13 1,606 568 24
488 Support activities for transportation 203 262,687 88,643 3,206
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
492 Couriers & messengers 61 64,644 19,529 983
493 Warehousing & storage 68 86,954 20,584 971

 

 

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 %% ** 2,201 2,475,529 657,345 24,411
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
481 Air transportation %% 16 11,997 2,838 91
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 12 D D (20-99)
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 9 D D (20-99)
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 29 147,579 38,104 1,078
4831 Deep sea, coastal, & Great Lakes water transportation 8 27,718 10,349 267
483113 Coastal & Great Lakes freight transportation 6 D D (250-499)
4831133 Coastal & intercoastal towing service 6 D D (250-499)
4832 Inland water transportation 21 119,861 27,755 811
483211 Inland water freight transportation 17 118,714 27,390 791
4832111 Inland waterways freight transportation (except towing) 7 95,594 19,277 522
4832112 Inland waterways towing transportation 10 23,120 8,113 269
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 1,697 1,558,510 445,961 16,699
4841 General freight trucking 733 972,861 303,757 10,589
48411 General freight trucking, local 213 114,888 27,868 1,262
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 157 97,717 23,227 999
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 44 11,557 3,174 211
4841103 General freight trucking with storage, local, truckload 9 5,152 1,348 48
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 520 857,973 275,889 9,327
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 422 634,559 169,454 6,242
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 98 223,414 106,435 3,085
4842 Specialized freight trucking 964 585,649 142,204 6,110
48421 Used household & office goods moving 65 47,373 14,867 663
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 11 2,723 1,032 72
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 41 38,737 11,751 465
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 13 5,913 2,084 126
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 637 225,890 49,151 2,570
4842201 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), local 18 10,378 3,455 95
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 284 88,491 18,280 1,123
4842203 Dump trucking 228 80,118 15,558 776
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 103 45,204 11,512 554
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 262 312,386 78,186 2,877
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 43 51,197 14,893 439
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 125 62,359 14,112 716
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 94 198,830 49,181 1,722
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 68 24,023 9,510 768
4852 Interurban & rural bus transportation 6 5,551 1,668 115
4853 Taxi & limousine service 19 2,927 1,215 114
48531 Taxi service 15 2,524 968 98
4854 School & employee bus transportation 17 2,679 1,113 165
4854101 School bus service 17 2,679 1,113 165
4855 Charter bus industry 17 8,995 3,041 241
4855102 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 14 D D (100-249)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 46 317,529 31,608 591
4861 Pipeline transportation of crude oil 8 18,440 3,021 63
4862 Pipeline transportation of natural gas 27 248,290 25,472 469
4862101 Natural gas transmission 22 D D (250-499)
4869 Other pipeline transportation 11 50,799 3,115 59
48691 Pipeline transportation of refined petroleum products 11 50,799 3,115 59
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 13 1,606 568 24
4872 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, water 9 1,128 482 14
4872102 Charter fishing & party fishing boats 9 1,128 482 14
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 203 262,687 88,643 3,206
4881 Support activities for air transportation 44 162,342 60,399 1,977
48811 Airport operations 20 D D (500-999)
488119 Other airport operations 18 36,963 21,150 754
4881191 Airport operation & terminal services 18 36,963 21,150 754
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 24 D D (1000-2499)
4882 Support activities for rail transportation 7 4,670 1,188 63
4882101 Support activities incidental to rail transportation 7 4,670 1,188 63
4883 Support activities for water transportation 27 41,679 14,657 625
48832 Marine cargo handling 13 35,084 12,850 563
48833 Navigational services to shipping 11 D D (20-99)
4883301 Tugboat service (including fleeting & harbor service) 6 4,997 932 34
4884 Support activities for road transportation 53 D D (100-249)
48841 Motor vehicle towing 49 12,275 3,622 187
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 69 37,488 7,992 296
4885101 Freight forwarding 17 7,449 1,291 64
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 52 30,039 6,701 232
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 61 64,644 19,529 983
4921 Couriers 43 53,812 14,877 695
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 23 20,549 4,390 302
4921102 Air courier services 20 33,263 10,487 393
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 18 10,832 4,652 288
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 68 86,954 20,584 971
49311 General warehousing & storage 22 29,669 7,799 296
4931101 General warehousing & storage (except in foreign trade zones) 22 29,669 7,799 296
49312 Refrigerated warehousing & storage 10 20,095 5,681 306
4931201 Refrigerated products warehousing 10 20,095 5,681 306
49313 Farm product warehousing & storage 25 32,850 6,354 321
49319 Other warehousing & storage 11 4,340 750 48
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 6 2,808 408 24
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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