1997 Economic Census:
Construction
New Mexico


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Construction 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
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  23 Construction 4,673 4,785,138 1,026,789 39,671
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 1,816 D D 12,312
234 Heavy construction 245 D D 7,441
235 Special trade contractors 2,612 1,606,878 478,303 19,918

 

 

Construction 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
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
23 Construction 4,673 4,785,138 1,026,789 39,671
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
233 Building, developing, & general contracting 1,816 D D 12,312
2331 Land subdivision & land development 76 115,515 15,963 424
2332 Residential building construction 1,353 D D 6,297
23321 Single-family housing construction 1,343 1,075,669 134,122 5,914
23322 Multifamily housing construction s D D 383
2333 Nonresidential building construction 387 D D 5,592
23331 Mfg & industrial building construction s D 89,144 2,519
23332 Commercial & institutional building construction 331 D D 3,072
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
234 Heavy construction 245 D D 7,441
2341 Highway, street, bridge, & tunnel construction 79 461,068 102,514 3,574
23411 Highway & street construction 75 448,362 100,137 3,512
23412 Bridge & tunnel construction s S S (100,000+)
2349 Other heavy construction 166 D D 3,867
23491 Water, sewer, & pipeline construction 59 273,412 88,830 3,078
23492 Power & communication transmission line construction S D D (1000-2499)
23493 Industrial nonbuilding structure construction s D D (1000-2499)
23499 All other heavy construction 92 D 12,550 533
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Dollar value of
business done
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
235 Special trade contractors 2,612 1,606,878 478,303 19,918
2351 Plumbing, heating, & air-conditioning contractors 600 399,109 124,143 4,824
2352 Painting & wall covering contractors 225 34,764 11,569 625
2353 Electrical contractors 501 406,166 137,066 4,488
2354 Masonry, drywall, insulation, & tile contractors 370 218,730 70,080 3,624
23541 Masonry & stone contractors 97 51,897 16,271 917
23542 Drywall, plastering, acoustical, & insulation contractors 201 152,368 49,753 2,525
23543 Tile, marble, terrazzo, & mosaic contractors s 14,465 4,057 182
2355 Carpentry & floor contractors 241 102,203 22,722 1,304
23551 Carpentry contractors 192 81,485 19,088 1,161
23552 Floor laying & other floor contractors s 20,718 3,635 143
2356 Roofing, siding, & sheet metal contractors 150 64,275 18,656 961
2357 Concrete contractors 141 101,119 25,718 1,166
2358 Water well drilling contractors 41 24,382 6,983 260
2359 Other special trade contractors 343 256,129 61,366 2,667
23591 Structural steel erection contractors s 25,163 7,246 234
23592 Glass & glazing contractors 18 D 2,534 112
23593 Excavation contractors 69 D 14,600 676
23594 Wrecking & demolition contractors 5 D 1,421 56
23595 Building equip & other machinery installation contractors 11 22,672 8,546 367
23599 All other special trade contractors 226 D 27,018 1,221
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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