Table 6-5: Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation Establishments and Employment: 2006

Table 6-5: Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation Establishments and Employment: 2006

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State Number of establishments Number of employees Annual payroll ($ thousands)
Alabama 86 1,571 31,056
Alaska 78 W W
Arizona 200 7,542 200,139
Arkansas 55 W W
California 1,538 37,487 953,778
Colorado 169 4,446 107683
Connecticut 351 12,557 302,265
Delaware 137 1,720 28994
District of Columbia 44 1171 37,361
Florida 853 11,992 286,267
Georgia 292 4,519 99,248
Hawaii 119 3,762 115,020
Idaho 94 W W
Illinois 885 23,456 455,504
Indiana 241 6,118 90,672
Iowa 101 1,922 30,739
Kansas 139 6,330 101,623
Kentucky 114 W W
Louisiana 144 W W
Maine 83 1,439 23,388
Maryland 692 11,005 227,143
Massachusetts 738 19,952 510,032
Michigan 294 5,331 108,754
Minnesota 469 13,082 228,877
Mississippi 76 1,715 26,046
Missouri 285 8,327 135,850
Montana 101 1,381 16861
Nebraska 71 W W
Nevada 126 13,669 301,163
New Hampshire 126 3,340 60,158
New Jersey 1,116 29,436 604,024
New Mexico 135 3,058 48,880
New York 2,611 65,116 1,742,162
North Carolina 295 4,850 121,464
North Dakota 59 1,315 17731
Ohio 354 8,140 159,693
Oklahoma 74 W W
Oregon 206 4,431 75,125
Pennsylvania 1,126 31,616 509,602
Rhode Island 112 2,403 45,234
South Carolina 118 1,853 34,032
South Dakota 61 W W
Tennessee 318 5,067 114,531
Texas 577 14,809 318,127
Utah 74 1,392 23,557
Vermont 66 1,550 24,697
Virginia 363 7,151 176,716
Washington 250 5,602 125,979
West Virginia 38 W W
Wisconsin 537 14,287 218,988
Wyoming 33 W W
United States, total1 17,224 418,718 9,079,605

1 Values for states not reported individually are included in U.S. totals

KEY: W = data withheld to avoid disclosure.

NOTES: The Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation subsector (NAICS 485) includes industries providing a variety of passenger transportation activities, such as urban transit systems; chartered bus, school bus, and interurban bus transportation; and taxis. These activities are distinguished based primarily on such production process factors as vehicle types, routes, and schedules. These data do not include scenic and sightseeing transportation (NAICS 4871, part), support activities for road transportation (NAICS 4884), or arrangement for car pools and vanpools (NAICS 4889, part).

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, 2006 County Business Patterns, Washington, DC: 2008, available at http://www.census.gov/epcd/cbp/view/cbpview.html as of Jan. 13, 2009.