1997 Economic Census:
Transportation and Warehousing
Wisconsin


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 %% ** 5,068 7,028,675 1,868,163 69,166
481 Air transportation %% 55 159,875 16,331 692
482 Rail Transportation (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
483 Water transportation 9 D D (20-99)
484 Truck transportation 3,659 5,057,846 1,311,169 41,357
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 570 357,246 141,872 12,621
486 Pipeline transportation 23 D D (100-249)
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 35 D D (20-99)
488 Support activities for transportation 361 426,457 98,884 3,357
491 Postal Service (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
492 Couriers & messengers 216 574,542 227,549 8,591
493 Warehousing & storage 140 230,589 55,068 2,156

 

 

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 %% ** 5,068 7,028,675 1,868,163 69,166
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
481 Air transportation %% 55 159,875 16,331 692
4811 Scheduled air transportation %% 24 121,125 8,264 338
481111 Scheduled passenger air transportation %% 16 98,408 3,908 161
481112 Scheduled freight air transportation 8 22,717 4,356 177
4812 Nonscheduled air transportation 31 38,750 8,067 354
481211 Nonscheduled chartered passenger air transportation 23 36,853 7,382 324
481219 Other nonscheduled air transportation 7 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 9 D D (20-99)
4831 Deep sea, coastal, & Great Lakes water transportation 6 8,115 1,479 40
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
484 Truck transportation 3,659 5,057,846 1,311,169 41,357
4841 General freight trucking 1,593 3,621,826 981,281 29,796
48411 General freight trucking, local 430 344,362 107,204 3,925
4841101 General freight trucking without storage, local, truckload 298 232,466 66,989 2,372
4841102 General freight trucking w/o storage, local, less than truckload 118 103,445 37,118 1,436
4841103 General freight trucking with storage, local, truckload 8 D D (20-99)
4841104 General freight trucking with storage, local, less than truckload 6 D D (20-99)
48412 General freight trucking, long-distance 1,163 3,277,464 874,077 25,871
484121 General freight trucking, long-distance, truckload 946 2,609,386 693,352 20,734
484122 General freight trucking, long-distance, less than truckload 217 668,078 180,725 5,137
4842 Specialized freight trucking 2,066 1,436,020 329,888 11,561
48421 Used household & office goods moving 189 355,718 61,218 2,216
4842101 Used household & office goods moving, local, without storage 59 22,938 8,469 371
4842102 Used household & office goods moving, long-distance 87 286,952 36,108 1,183
4842103 Used household & office goods moving, local, with storage 43 45,828 16,641 662
48422 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, local 1,415 562,534 146,607 5,386
4842201 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), local 49 22,706 7,200 267
4842202 Agricultural products trucking without storage, local 488 127,014 30,953 1,533
4842203 Dump trucking 676 304,257 72,011 2,171
4842204 Specialized trucking without storage, local 190 95,440 31,870 1,252
4842205 Specialized trucking with storage, local 12 13,117 4,573 163
48423 Specialized freight (except used goods) trucking, long-distance 462 517,768 122,063 3,959
4842301 Hazardous materials trucking (except waste), long-distance 50 59,316 14,927 443
4842302 Agricultural products trucking, long-distance 218 141,961 34,760 1,428
4842303 Other specialized trucking, long-distance 194 316,491 72,376 2,088
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
485 Transit & ground passenger transportation 570 357,246 141,872 12,621
4851 Urban transit systems 12 D D (250-499)
485113 Bus & motor vehicle transit systems 12 D D (250-499)
4853 Taxi & limousine service 120 31,812 13,437 1,277
48531 Taxi service 67 21,471 9,949 917
48532 Limousine service 53 10,341 3,488 360
4854 School & employee bus transportation 268 227,267 92,104 8,827
4854101 School bus service 262 224,492 90,957 8,749
4854102 Employee bus service 6 2,775 1,147 78
4855 Charter bus industry 28 44,640 12,938 800
4855101 Charter bus service, local 7 2,730 709 63
4855102 Charter bus service, interstate/interurban 21 41,910 12,229 737
4859 Other transit & ground passenger transportation 138 37,209 15,930 1,288
485991 Special needs transportation 128 36,239 15,576 1,241
485999 All other transit & ground passenger transportation 10 970 354 47
4859992 All other passenger transportation 9 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
486 Pipeline transportation 23 D D (100-249)
4862 Pipeline transportation of natural gas 16 131,893 6,937 142
4862101 Natural gas transmission 8 D D (20-99)
4862102 Natural gas transmission & distribution (transmission) 8 D D (20-99)
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
487 Scenic & sightseeing transportation 35 D D (20-99)
4871 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, land 10 1,855 508 33
4872 Scenic & sightseeing transportation, water 21 8,310 2,198 42
4872101 Excursion & sightseeing boats (including dinner cruises) 11 6,998 2,002 33
4872102 Charter fishing & party fishing boats 10 1,312 196 9
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
488 Support activities for transportation 361 426,457 98,884 3,357
4881 Support activities for air transportation 59 97,285 24,887 775
48811 Airport operations 30 26,176 6,121 316
488119 Other airport operations 30 26,176 6,121 316
4881191 Airport operation & terminal services 30 26,176 6,121 316
48819 Other support activities for air transportation 29 71,109 18,766 459
4882 Support activities for rail transportation 13 11,982 2,666 85
4882101 Support activities incidental to rail transportation 13 11,982 2,666 85
4883 Support activities for water transportation 22 35,085 9,890 321
48833 Navigational services to shipping 9 11,591 2,564 80
4883301 Tugboat service (including fleeting & harbor service) 6 D D (20-99)
48839 Other support activities for water transportation 7 2,674 1,081 48
4883901 Other services incidental to water transportation 6 D D (20-99)
4884 Support activities for road transportation 85 23,586 7,798 466
48841 Motor vehicle towing 79 22,434 7,024 409
48849 Other support activities for road transportation 6 1,152 774 57
4885 Freight transportation arrangement 166 230,864 45,078 1,357
4885101 Freight forwarding 67 114,613 19,206 604
4885102 Arrangement of transportation of freight & cargo 99 116,251 25,872 753
4889 Other support activities for transportation 16 27,655 8,565 353
488991 Packing & crating 15 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 216 574,542 227,549 8,591
4921 Couriers 100 535,164 210,523 7,640
4921101 Courier services (except by air) 62 386,829 174,973 6,526
4921102 Air courier services 38 148,335 35,550 1,114
4922 Local messengers & local delivery 116 39,378 17,026 951
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Revenue
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
493 Warehousing & storage 140 230,589 55,068 2,156
49311 General warehousing & storage 93 119,410 31,830 1,236
4931101 General warehousing & storage (except in foreign trade zones) 93 119,410 31,830 1,236
49312 Refrigerated warehousing & storage 30 84,828 18,360 727
4931201 Refrigerated products warehousing 30 84,828 18,360 727
49319 Other warehousing & storage 16 D D (100-249)
4931901 Household goods warehousing & storage 6 9,573 2,562 147
4931902 Specialized goods warehousing & storage 10 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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