U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 531 - Real estate
United States


 
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 254,016 298,830 1,528,250 63,868,134
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 203,906 204,356 303,979 10,251,067
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 27,563 28,592 176,524 5,997,305
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 11,630 13,417 151,077 5,794,270
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 8,177 14,260 294,964 12,137,524
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,916 12,572 254,453 10,724,454
Firms with 500 employees or more 824 25,633 347,253 18,963,514
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 199 2,848 45,063 2,021,564
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 107 1,888 28,024 1,465,973
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 122 4,061 48,551 2,250,997
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 73 3,029 25,674 1,320,903
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 38 498 11,554 723,406
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 98 2,178 50,026 2,452,138
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 187 11,131 138,361 8,728,533

 
 
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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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 254,016 4.3% 1.1% 0.3% 1,528,250 58.7% 39.4% 22.7%
Alabama 2,929 6.2% 3.2% 1.3% 17,122 57.6% 40.9% 12.2%
Alaska 606 7.3% 4.0% 1.8% 3,606 58.0% 44.6% 25.9%
Arizona 6,243 6.5% 2.9% 1.6% 35,713 64.6% 43.7% 30.1%
Arkansas 2,111 4.6% 2.4% 1.4% 8,524 44.5% 26.9% 19.3%
California 34,226 5.3% 1.5% 0.6% 223,218 60.8% 40.3% 22.7%
Colorado 7,581 4.7% 2.2% 1.3% 33,762 53.2% 34.4% 23.0%
Connecticut 2,263 7.5% 3.9% 2.2% 15,990 59.8% D D
Delaware 762 11.7% 6.8% 4.6% 4,696 63.6% 40.4% 21.3%
District of Columbia 695 20.0% 11.7% 6.6% 9,080 77.9% 56.5% 33.0%
Florida 22,415 3.8% 1.6% 0.8% 130,397 64.2% 52.1% 38.6%
Georgia 7,907 5.9% 3.0% 1.6% 41,649 61.0% 42.8% 26.4%
Hawaii 1,453 8.7% 4.9% 2.5% 10,556 63.3% 49.1% 32.1%
Idaho 1,925 3.2% 1.7% 1.0% 5,872 32.0% D 6.9%
Illinois 9,088 6.9% 2.7% 1.4% 57,560 61.1% 38.7% 22.1%
Indiana 4,026 6.6% 3.0% 1.6% 22,783 55.1% 34.6% 17.2%
Iowa 1,995 6.8% 3.5% 1.5% 9,219 51.4% 29.3% 14.7%
Kansas 2,240 5.9% 3.6% 1.8% 10,397 50.3% 36.6% 14.8%
Kentucky 2,524 6.9% 3.7% 2.3% 11,375 45.3% 21.9% 12.7%
Louisiana 2,768 5.8% 2.9% 1.3% 13,017 49.2% 28.6% 7.4%
Maine 1,332 5.3% 2.6% 1.4% 4,978 41.8% 20.2% 6.7%
Maryland 4,178 9.4% 4.1% 2.2% 34,707 70.2% 49.6% 27.7%
Massachusetts 4,510 7.8% 3.5% 1.8% 34,745 64.1% 45.1% 22.1%
Michigan 5,389 7.5% 3.0% 1.3% 37,169 61.4% 39.8% 19.8%
Minnesota 4,649 6.8% 3.0% 1.3% 30,270 67.8% 47.0% 22.3%
Mississippi 1,690 5.0% 2.9% 1.5% 6,404 38.9% 22.8% 7.2%
Missouri 4,520 6.9% 3.3% 1.7% 27,188 60.5% 41.6% 22.5%
Montana 1,451 3.0% 1.5% 0.8% 3,830 25.2% D D
Nebraska 1,489 7.0% 3.7% 2.1% 7,478 56.5% D D
Nevada 2,968 7.0% 3.4% 1.9% 21,155 67.1% 51.0% 40.1%
New Hampshire 1,048 7.5% 4.0% 2.4% 5,457 53.0% 32.1% 23.6%
New Jersey 6,760 6.0% 2.1% 1.2% 42,283 52.2% 31.0% 19.5%
New Mexico 1,733 4.8% 3.0% 1.4% 6,332 33.6% 20.3% 7.4%
New York 27,089 4.7% 1.1% 0.5% 144,055 50.2% 26.7% 13.6%
North Carolina 7,509 5.4% 2.3% 1.1% 36,353 55.8% 34.9% 15.2%
North Dakota 558 5.7% 1.8% 1.1% 2,557 52.4% D D
Ohio 6,341 7.7% 3.1% 1.4% 46,444 61.7% 40.9% 23.4%
Oklahoma 2,705 5.6% 2.3% 1.3% 12,718 51.9% 29.0% 10.9%
Oregon 4,523 5.4% 2.3% 1.1% 21,686 51.4% 30.2% 11.7%
Pennsylvania 6,177 8.4% 3.5% 1.7% 45,528 59.5% 37.1% 18.3%
Rhode Island 842 8.8% 4.3% 2.0% 4,701 54.9% 27.7% 14.6%
South Carolina 3,644 7.1% 4.0% 2.0% 20,774 60.4% 41.4% 18.8%
South Dakota 683 5.9% 2.8% 1.5% 2,876 45.5% 21.2% 3.5%
Tennessee 3,574 7.5% 4.0% 1.9% 22,220 56.8% 39.0% 22.8%
Texas 16,349 5.8% 2.3% 1.0% 116,544 63.0% 46.8% 30.3%
Utah 3,811 3.9% 1.8% 1.0% 16,210 59.1% D D
Vermont 582 5.2% 1.7% 1.2% 2,166 32.0% D 4.4%
Virginia 6,079 7.3% 3.5% 1.8% 43,026 66.1% 47.9% 27.7%
Washington 7,295 5.3% 2.2% 1.1% 39,540 54.5% 36.8% 20.0%
West Virginia 1,041 4.9% 2.8% 1.9% 3,874 26.7% 13.1% 6.4%
Wisconsin 3,440 6.0% 2.5% 1.0% 18,073 47.8% 25.8% 9.3%
Wyoming 835 3.2% 1.6% 0.8% 2,373 20.0% D D

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