Table 6-1: Transportation and Warehousing Establishments and Employment: 2003

Table 6-1: Transportation and Warehousing Establishments and Employment: 2003

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State Number of establishments1 Number of employees Annual payroll ($ thousands)
Alabama 3,039 52,505 1,615,132
Alaska 1,105 17,561 881,977
Arizona 2,833 86,711 3,008,811
Arkansas 2,587 62,250 1,790,322
California 19,184 447,703 16,877,905
Colorado 3,088 55,241 1,964,703
Connecticut 1,681 43,109 1,566,108
Delaware 717 11,249 338,870
District of Columbia 184 3,487 124,534
Florida 11,474 195,212 6,731,276
Georgia 5,686 143,212 5,471,125
Hawaii 810 25,300 851,921
Idaho 1,520 14,007 378,082
Illinois 10,266 215,919 8,212,055
Indiana 4,933 101,249 3,249,673
Iowa 3,566 48,017 1,507,471
Kansas 2,576 40,898 1,316,655
Kentucky 3,028 73,607 2,776,816
Louisiana 3,733 65,780 2,347,667
Maine 1,269 13,738 408,933
Maryland 3,611 58,832 1,978,202
Massachusetts 3,607 77,584 2,703,267
Michigan 5,385 100,412 4,003,859
Minnesota 4,507 77,246 2,926,177
Mississippi 2,281 32,374 1,014,739
Missouri 4,993 91,095 2,683,466
Montana 1,187 10,237 291,952
Nebraska 2,294 30,180 1,035,831
Nevada 1,225 35,332 971,010
New Hampshire 831 12,125 370,463
New Jersey 7,133 168,088 6,086,090
New Mexico 1,239 16,005 470,943
New York 11,660 229,360 7,752,088
North Carolina 5,579 112,727 3,788,251
North Dakota 997 8,702 254,296
Ohio 7,412 162,304 5,621,387
Oklahoma 2,455 42,689 1,458,700
Oregon 2,948 52,699 1,858,986
Pennsylvania 7,503 184,118 5,974,645
Rhode Island 658 11,709 304,650
South Carolina 2,483 47,771 1,519,727
South Dakota 1,033 8,122 228,600
Tennessee 4,330 117,332 3,925,136
Texas 14,702 331,027 12,705,371
Utah 1,640 41,155 1,401,905
Vermont 545 6,009 164,370
Virginia 5,067 97,354 3,358,576
Washington 4,464 75,839 2,874,220
West Virginia 1,458 15,846 511,729
Wisconsin 5,407 90,072 2,859,236
Wyoming 760 6,835 230,877
United States, total 202,673 4,067,935 142,748,785

1 The transportation and warehousing sector (North American Industrial Classification System [NAICS] 48 and 49) includes industries providing transportation of passengers and cargo, warehousing and storage for goods, scenic and sightseeing transportation, and support activities related to modes of transportation. Establishments in these industries use transportation equipment or transportation related facilities as a productive asset. The type of equipment depends on the mode of transportation. The modes of transportation included are: air transportation, water transportation, truck transportation, transit and ground passenger transportation, pipeline transportation, scenic and sightseeing transportation, support activities for transportation, postal service, couriers and messengers, and warehousing and storage. The data do not include government, railroad transportation, nor self-employed persons.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, 2003 County Business Patterns, Washington, DC: 2005, available at http://www.census.gov/epcd/cbp/view/cbpview.html as of Sept. 26, 2005.