1997 Economic Census:
Transportation and Warehousing
New Jersey


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 %% ** 6,632 14,404,673 4,053,022 131,171
481 Air transportation %% 77 529,489 52,332 1,077
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
483 Water transportation 76 2,311,637 147,208 3,684
484 Truck transportation 3,139 4,780,621 1,449,065 41,923
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 1,139 1,477,235 779,121 33,773
486 Pipeline transportation 19 173,882 14,326 269
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 104 83,128 19,772 731
488 Support activities for transportation 1,275 2,197,507 740,163 18,518
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
492 Couriers & messengers 427 1,948,695 586,041 21,880
493 Warehousing & storage 376 902,479 264,994 9,316

 

 

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 %% ** 6,632 14,404,673 4,053,022 131,171
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
481 Air transportation %% 77 529,489 52,332 1,077
4811 Scheduled air transportation %% 39 347,791 21,826 612
481111 Scheduled passenger air transportation %% 27 D D (250-499)
481112 Scheduled freight air transportation 12 D D (100-249)
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 38 181,698 30,506 465
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 34 D D (250-499)
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 76 2,311,637 147,208 3,684
4831 Deep sea, coastal, & Great Lakes water transportation 55 2,275,633 136,360 3,364
483111 Deep sea freight transportation 35 2,151,817 122,979 3,088
483113 Coastal & Great Lakes freight transportation 15 114,497 11,362 208
4831131 Coastal & intercoastal freight transportation 11 D D (100-249)
4832 Inland water transportation 21 36,004 10,848 320
483211 Inland water freight transportation 9 D D (20-99)
4832111 Inland waterways freight transportation (except towing) 8 D D (20-99)
483212 Inland water passenger transportation 12 D D (250-499)
4832121 Inland waterways ferry transportation 10 D D (250-499)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 3,139 4,780,621 1,449,065 41,923
4841 General freight trucking 1,487 3,193,869 990,654 27,378
48411 General freight trucking, local 854 747,074 223,816 7,306
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 501 393,470 111,220 3,540
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 293 244,467 80,570 2,719
4841103 General freight trucking with storage, local, truckload 40 81,635 22,586 735
4841104 General freight trucking with storage, local, less than truckload 20 27,502 9,440 312
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 633 2,446,795 766,838 20,072
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 449 1,218,396 303,728 8,506
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 184 1,228,399 463,110 11,566
4842 Specialized freight trucking 1,652 1,586,752 458,411 14,545
48421 Used household & office goods moving 390 413,232 132,565 4,709
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 175 55,313 18,161 884
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 128 265,378 84,035 2,751
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 87 92,541 30,369 1,074
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 934 600,630 166,850 5,432
4842201 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), local 68 25,160 8,884 255
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 66 20,639 5,499 185
4842203 Dump trucking 461 239,787 51,978 1,667
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 288 220,660 68,942 2,309
4842205 Specialized trucking with storage, local 51 94,384 31,547 1,016
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 328 572,890 158,996 4,404
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 79 172,155 43,980 1,140
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 42 28,968 5,088 175
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 207 371,767 109,928 3,089
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 1,139 1,477,235 779,121 33,773
4851 Urban transit systems 78 394,230 225,451 5,958
485113 Bus & motor vehicle transit systems 71 D D (1000-2499)
4852 Interurban & rural bus transportation 40 320,586 252,516 6,935
4853 Taxi & limousine service 574 252,210 83,780 5,057
48531 Taxi service 161 32,548 11,106 1,000
48532 Limousine service 413 219,662 72,674 4,057
4854 School & employee bus transportation 224 338,582 153,642 12,641
4854101 School bus service 217 336,000 152,762 12,577
4854102 Employee bus service 7 2,582 880 64
4855 Charter bus industry 77 74,788 26,541 1,167
4855101 Charter bus service, local 23 20,372 4,591 227
4855102 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 54 54,416 21,950 940
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 146 96,839 37,191 2,015
485991 Special needs transportation 100 54,200 25,070 1,476
485999 All other transit & ground passenger transportation 46 42,639 12,121 539
4859991 Scheduled airport shuttle service 36 38,878 11,439 512
4859992 All other passenger transportation 10 3,761 682 27
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 19 173,882 14,326 269
4862 Pipeline transportation of natural gas 12 D D (100-249)
4862101 Natural gas transmission 6 D D (20-99)
4862102 Natural gas transmission & distribution (transmission) 6 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 104 83,128 19,772 731
4871 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, land 14 55,790 15,267 526
4871101 Sightseeing buses 13 D D (500-999)
4872 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, water 85 D D (100-249)
4872101 Excursion & sightseeing boats (including dinner cruises) 13 D D (20-99)
4872102 Charter fishing & party fishing boats 72 10,271 2,460 115
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 1,275 2,197,507 740,163 18,518
4881 Support activities for air transportation 69 212,161 52,989 2,180
48811 Airport operations 33 146,840 37,063 1,743
488119 Other airport operations 33 146,840 37,063 1,743
4881191 Airport operation & terminal services 31 D D (1000-2499)
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 36 65,321 15,926 437
4882 Support activities for rail transportation 22 46,669 10,296 307
4882101 Support activities incidental to rail transportation 22 46,669 10,296 307
4883 Support activities for water transportation 91 531,507 201,816 4,441
48832 Marine cargo handling 23 411,394 160,413 3,552
48833 Navigational services to shipping 13 30,607 7,097 105
4883302 Navigational services 8 6,020 570 24
48839 Other support activities for water transportation 51 49,160 19,649 460
4883901 Other services incidental to water transportation 27 21,024 8,806 168
4883902 Marine cargo inspectors & surveyors 24 28,136 10,843 292
4884 Support activities for road transportation 217 83,803 27,504 1,073
48841 Motor vehicle towing 205 67,615 20,652 907
48849 Other support activities for road transportation 12 16,188 6,852 166
4884903 Fixed facilities & inspection & weighing serv for motor trans veh 6 9,498 4,116 73
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 830 1,281,791 435,120 10,102
4885101 Freight forwarding 334 590,235 161,690 4,340
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 496 691,556 273,430 5,762
4889 Other support activities for transportation 46 41,576 12,438 415
488991 Packing & crating 41 D D (250-499)
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 427 1,948,695 586,041 21,880
4921 Couriers 184 1,783,408 540,098 19,914
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 106 1,022,300 319,030 12,452
4921102 Air courier services 78 761,108 221,068 7,462
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 243 165,287 45,943 1,966
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 376 902,479 264,994 9,316
49311 General warehousing & storage 276 554,775 177,558 6,758
4931101 General warehousing & storage (except in foreign trade zones) 276 554,775 177,558 6,758
49312 Refrigerated warehousing & storage 27 88,596 28,654 883
4931201 Refrigerated products warehousing 26 D D (500-999)
49313 Farm product warehousing & storage 6 12,856 4,334 192
49319 Other warehousing & storage 67 246,252 54,448 1,483
4931901 Household goods warehousing & storage 14 22,563 8,440 330
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 53 223,689 46,008 1,153
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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