U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
NAICS 531 - Real estate
United States

 
U.S. - Real estate - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 268,147 302,453 1,480,040 59,673,918
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 216,349 216,690 299,566 11,416,856
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 28,904 29,620 185,150 6,132,766
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 11,990 13,502 156,158 5,704,691
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 8,243 12,822 299,411 11,322,243
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,857 8,964 249,203 9,588,459
Firms with 500 employees or more 804 20,855 290,552 15,508,903
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 199 2,061 46,595 2,235,715
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 91 1,679 31,512 1,327,015
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 112 2,253 33,937 1,522,583
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 109 2,763 37,573 1,725,540
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 293 12,099 140,935 8,698,050

 
 
U.S. - Real estate - by Year
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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
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 268,147 4.1% 1.0% 0.3% 1,480,040 56.7% 36.5% 19.6%
Alabama 2,691 5.7% 2.7% 1.2% 14,465 53.5% 34.0% 12.8%
Alaska 622 5.3% 2.3% 1.0% 2,875 41.8% 26.5% 3.7%
Arizona 6,777 5.3% 2.1% 1.2% 32,380 59.9% 38.2% 20.2%
Arkansas 2,159 4.0% 1.9% 1.2% 7,695 39.1% 17.2% 6.3%
California 37,192 5.0% 1.3% 0.5% 228,311 59.2% 37.3% 21.7%
Colorado 7,703 4.1% 1.8% 1.1% 32,546 52.1% 34.1% 22.1%
Connecticut 2,474 7.0% 3.0% 1.7% 15,313 55.9% 35.1% 20.2%
Delaware 760 10.9% 6.3% 3.4% 4,397 58.7% 35.8% 8.6%
District of Columbia 666 18.5% 11.3% 6.5% (5000-9999) D D D
Florida 26,702 3.1% 1.3% 0.6% 117,865 57.2% 43.1% 28.5%
Georgia 8,224 5.5% 2.6% 1.4% 42,003 63.1% 43.5% 23.5%
Hawaii 1,543 6.6% 3.5% 1.7% 10,021 58.3% 43.2% 27.7%
Idaho 1,746 3.0% 1.4% 0.9% (5000-9999) D D D
Illinois 9,761 6.0% 2.2% 1.2% 57,879 59.7% 38.1% 22.7%
Indiana 4,135 5.9% 2.6% 1.3% 21,991 53.1% 32.4% 13.1%
Iowa 2,039 6.0% 2.9% 1.2% 8,278 45.1% 21.1% 6.7%
Kansas 2,290 6.2% 3.1% 1.7% 10,444 52.5% 32.0% 12.7%
Kentucky 2,554 5.6% 2.9% 1.8% 10,996 40.4% 20.1% 9.7%
Louisiana 2,777 6.2% 3.0% 1.4% 14,221 51.8% 31.9% 8.4%
Maine 1,365 4.2% 2.0% 1.0% 4,377 31.6% 13.1% 5.5%
Maryland 4,671 7.7% 3.3% 1.6% 36,324 68.3% 50.3% 29.3%
Massachusetts 4,770 6.8% 2.8% 1.4% 35,729 63.5% 43.5% 22.9%
Michigan 6,289 6.5% 2.5% 1.1% 41,021 59.8% 38.1% 19.5%
Minnesota 5,377 5.4% 2.6% 1.2% 27,236 60.9% 41.6% 16.4%
Mississippi 1,568 4.3% 2.3% 1.1% 5,976 37.1% 20.7% 4.9%
Missouri 4,792 6.2% 2.9% 1.5% 27,253 59.7% 41.1% 22.6%
Montana 1,364 2.4% 1.2% 0.6% 3,910 32.1% D 5.0%
Nebraska 1,491 6.5% 3.3% 1.5% 6,994 54.4% 33.1% 6.8%
Nevada 3,403 6.2% 2.9% 1.5% 19,429 61.0% 42.3% 27.5%
New Hampshire 1,160 6.1% 2.9% 1.9% (5000-9999) D D D
New Jersey 7,291 5.7% 1.9% 1.0% 42,260 50.6% 28.5% 16.6%
New Mexico 1,764 4.6% 2.8% 1.5% 6,059 36.6% 23.1% 9.2%
New York 27,502 4.4% 1.0% 0.4% 140,866 49.9% 26.3% 12.5%
North Carolina 7,159 5.1% 2.2% 1.1% 33,126 55.1% 34.1% 13.7%
North Dakota 554 5.4% 2.0% 0.7% (2500-4999) D D D
Ohio 6,851 7.0% 2.4% 1.2% 43,886 57.4% 34.0% 18.8%
Oklahoma 2,570 5.3% 2.2% 1.2% 11,061 47.2% 23.8% 11.1%
Oregon 4,726 5.0% 2.1% 0.9% 22,656 54.2% 33.0% 10.6%
Pennsylvania 6,366 8.1% 3.2% 1.5% 44,992 59.6% 36.3% 15.8%
Rhode Island 894 7.2% 3.0% 1.9% 4,628 52.7% 28.1% 17.4%
South Carolina 3,506 6.2% 3.0% 1.5% 18,255 59.1% 36.8% 14.4%
South Dakota 703 4.7% 2.3% 0.9% 2,891 45.7% 27.4% 2.6%
Tennessee 3,549 6.7% 3.3% 2.0% 23,524 59.4% 43.4% 23.9%
Texas 15,847 5.5% 2.1% 0.9% 104,438 61.7% 43.3% 25.3%
Utah 3,372 3.6% 1.5% 0.9% 11,775 53.1% 30.8% 20.2%
Vermont 604 4.0% 1.7% 1.0% 2,213 27.5% D 2.2%
Virginia 6,322 6.3% 3.1% 1.6% 44,025 65.5% 49.1% 29.0%
Washington 7,528 4.8% 1.7% 0.8% 37,341 53.2% 32.5% 16.4%
West Virginia 1,094 5.0% 2.7% 1.6% 3,891 26.9% 10.4% 6.2%
Wisconsin 3,754 5.4% 2.2% 0.9% 18,681 46.4% 25.6% 6.2%
Wyoming 758 2.4% 1.5% 0.8% (1000-2499) D D D

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