Table 6-5: Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation Establishments and Employment: 2010

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State Number of establishments Number of paid employees Annual payroll
($ thousands)
Alabama 89 1,752 36,938
Alaska 82 W 26,781
Arizona 236 8,052 217,171
Arkansas 58 964 18237
California 1,790 39,249 1,077,747
Colorado 187 4,324 111,865
Connecticut 407 13,116 350,173
Delaware 140 1,991 29005
District of Columbia 41 1,073 43,216
Florida 909 11,044 276,631
Georgia 313 4,817 119,247
Hawaii 108 3,926 135,940
Idaho 90 2,076 39,468
Illinois 980 25,936 508,870
Indiana 248 6,924 110,976
Iowa 108 1,752 36,310
Kansas 136 7,236 111,368
Kentucky 119 2,058 41,544
Louisiana 172 3,072 88,926
Maine 94 1,421 24,470
Maryland 674 10,056 249,790
Massachusetts 777 21,379 569,459
Michigan 331 6,187 158,982
Minnesota 505 14,366 278,183
Mississippi 86 1,884 32,840
Missouri 322 10,145 176,711
Montana 92 1,444 18,416
Nebraska 70 1,889 32,192
Nevada 135 13,025 354,483
New Hampshire 136 3,488 68,317
New Jersey 1,032 28,264 618,312
New Mexico 135 3,641 63,249
New York 2,799 67,692 2,031,784
North Carolina 303 5,123 131,073
North Dakota 61 1,824 28412
Ohio 449 10,448 227,286
Oklahoma 72 1,165 21248
Oregon 231 4,879 95,961
Pennsylvania 1,154 34,849 606,254
Rhode Island 105 2,487 46,538
South Carolina 141 2,121 50,998
South Dakota 77 1,115 18,269
Tennessee 300 4,788 121,881
Texas 645 16,536 377,792
Utah 73 1,554 27,362
Vermont 67 1,493 28,670
Virginia 400 7,238 210,099
Washington 268 5,923 149,036
West Virginia 44 394 5,366
Wisconsin 535 13,817 226,536
Wyoming 35 302 7326
United States, total1 18,361 441,538 10,437,708

1Values 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, County Business Patterns, available at www.census.gov/econ/cbp as of March 2013.