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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 1998:
Real estate
United States
By detailed employment size By year By state
 
U.S. - Real estate by Employment Size of Enterprise
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.
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 203,609 227,217 1,197,532 34,392,583
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 28,650 28,741 0 1,031,500
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 129,278 129,623 240,721 5,432,576
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 25,083 25,977 160,277 3,891,337
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 10,917 12,785 141,765 3,804,277
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 7,253 11,895 258,284 7,108,066
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,602 6,753 187,328 5,492,919
Firms with 500 employees or more 826 11,443 209,157 7,631,908
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

U.S. - Real estate - by Year
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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Year Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to 2008 detail 2008 254,016 4.3% 1.1% 0.3% 1,528,250 58.7% 39.4% 22.7%
link to 2007 detail 2007 270,268 4.1% 1.0% 0.3% 1,554,163 57.1% 37.4% 20.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 274,603 4.1% 1.0% 0.3% 1,553,369 56.8% 36.7% 19.9%
link to 2005 detail 2005 268,147 4.1% 1.0% 0.3% 1,480,040 56.7% 36.5% 19.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 249,979 4.3% 1.0% 0.3% 1,432,211 56.1% 35.4% 18.7%
link to 2003 detail 2003 237,089 4.5% 1.1% 0.3% 1,388,276 56.1% 35.0% 18.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 226,318 4.6% 1.1% 0.4% 1,351,973 56.4% 35.6% 18.5%
link to 2001 detail 2001 212,958 4.9% 1.2% 0.4% 1,335,298 57.6% 36.3% 19.2%
link to 2000 detail 2000 209,260 4.9% 1.2% 0.4% 1,279,547 56.3% 34.6% 17.5%
link to 1999 detail 1999 205,620 4.8% 1.2% 0.4% 1,225,995 55.0% 33.7% 17.3%
link to 1998 detail 1998 203,609 4.8% 1.2% 0.4% 1,197,532 54.7% 33.1% 17.5%

 

 

Real estate by State
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.
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 203,609 4.8% 1.2% 0.4% 1,197,532 54.7% 33.1% 17.5%
Alabama 2,395 5.0% 2.4% 1.1% 13,082 52.7% 36.0% 22.4%
Alaska 501 8.0% 2.8% 0.6% (1000-2499) D D D
Arizona 4,166 6.1% 2.6% 1.3% 23,910 57.7% 37.7% 18.1%
Arkansas 1,538 3.8% 1.8% 0.8% 5,500 38.2% 17.9% 4.8%
California 27,156 5.9% 1.5% 0.6% 172,461 56.0% 32.2% 16.6%
Colorado 5,335 5.4% 2.0% 1.2% 26,139 50.7% 26.0% 14.9%
Connecticut 2,330 6.3% 2.5% 1.3% 14,436 55.4% 38.1% 21.3%
Delaware 575 9.9% 5.0% 3.7% 2,987 51.0% D 8.6%
District of Columbia 675 19.0% 9.0% 4.0% (5000-9999) D D D
Florida 15,413 4.7% 1.8% 0.8% 80,221 53.6% 35.3% 19.8%
Georgia 5,371 7.0% 3.1% 1.6% 31,987 60.4% 39.6% 23.9%
Hawaii 1,317 8.3% 3.5% 1.5% 8,801 D D D
Idaho 950 3.6% 0.8% 0.4% 2,966 29.0% 7.5% 1.6%
Illinois 7,775 7.2% 2.7% 1.3% 56,555 62.8% 42.5% 27.4%
Indiana 3,508 5.9% 2.5% 1.3% 19,258 51.5% 31.6% 17.1%
Iowa 1,778 6.2% 2.6% 1.5% 8,422 51.5% D D
Kansas 1,846 6.5% 3.2% 1.4% 9,509 51.6% 30.7% 9.0%
Kentucky 2,112 6.1% 2.8% 1.8% 9,238 40.9% 21.3% 8.9%
Louisiana 2,560 5.4% 2.3% 1.1% 13,444 D D 9.4%
Maine 947 4.3% 1.8% 0.6% 3,376 D D D
Maryland 3,406 9.0% 3.6% 1.5% 30,560 68.2% 47.6% 20.3%
Massachusetts 3,966 7.6% 3.0% 1.4% 29,905 62.9% D 16.3%
Michigan 5,524 5.9% 2.1% 1.0% 39,559 61.4% 42.3% 24.0%
Minnesota 3,696 7.1% 3.0% 1.4% 21,093 58.2% 34.9% 12.6%
Mississippi 1,411 4.1% 1.8% 0.9% 5,077 33.7% D D
Missouri 4,003 6.6% 2.9% 1.6% 21,838 55.3% 33.6% 15.7%
Montana 931 3.8% 1.3% 0.8% 2,634 26.2% 4.9% 2.8%
Nebraska 1,173 7.3% 2.8% 1.4% 5,958 52.8% 25.4% 6.4%
Nevada 1,901 6.1% 2.7% 1.3% 10,263 47.4% 27.9% 11.4%
New Hampshire 986 5.7% 2.2% 1.4% (2500-4999) D D D
New Jersey 6,135 5.3% 1.9% 1.0% 33,106 45.6% 25.9% 15.3%
New Mexico 1,407 5.7% 2.8% 1.4% 5,407 38.1% 18.3% 8.0%
New York 23,266 4.5% 1.0% 0.5% 119,403 48.2% 24.8% 14.1%
North Carolina 5,002 5.6% 2.2% 1.1% 27,284 55.2% 33.5% 15.7%
North Dakota 493 3.9% 1.0% 0.6% 2,045 D D D
Ohio 6,127 7.4% 2.4% 1.2% 41,605 57.6% 33.3% 20.5%
Oklahoma 2,204 4.9% 2.5% 1.5% 9,592 41.0% 24.2% 8.9%
Oregon 3,415 5.6% 2.4% 1.1% 16,865 49.4% 28.3% 9.0%
Pennsylvania 5,505 7.8% 3.1% 1.7% 37,919 57.0% 34.3% 16.6%
Rhode Island 663 6.6% 2.6% 1.4% 3,229 50.6% 21.3% 15.0%
South Carolina 2,411 5.8% 2.5% 1.3% 13,181 55.8% 34.4% 20.6%
South Dakota 542 5.2% 2.0% 0.9% (1000-2499) D D D
Tennessee 3,205 6.5% 3.2% 1.6% 18,791 53.8% 37.1% 17.6%
Texas 13,300 5.6% 2.0% 0.9% 86,222 58.5% 39.6% 24.0%
Utah 1,722 5.7% 2.2% 1.6% 8,701 55.6% 28.2% 17.7%
Vermont 498 3.0% 0.8% 0.2% (1000-2499) D D D
Virginia 4,568 7.7% 3.1% 1.5% 32,502 60.8% 40.1% 22.0%
Washington 5,799 6.1% 2.1% 1.0% 31,433 53.5% 29.0% 15.9%
West Virginia 998 4.7% 2.1% 1.5% 3,532 28.2% 9.6% 6.0%
Wisconsin 3,408 5.7% 2.1% 1.1% 16,650 45.3% 21.6% 8.1%
Wyoming 555 3.2% 1.3% 0.5% (1000-2499) D D D
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?