Harris County Business Patterns
Compared to State of Texas Business Patterns

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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DescriptionEmployment, 2016Annual Payroll, 2016Establishments
FlagNoise FlagPercentPercent Noise FlagPercentPercent
Total G100.00%100.00%G100.00%100.00%100,884579,168
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support H0.00%0.07%G0.00%0.06%331,074
Mining G2.07%1.91%G4.65%3.69%1,0718,247
Utilities G0.88%0.53%G1.59%1.03%2991,979
Construction G7.85%6.46%G8.32%7.42%6,50843,163
Manufacturing G7.40%7.37%G7.72%8.93%4,02119,649
Wholesale Trade G6.26%4.99%G7.32%6.73%7,43133,467
Retail Trade G10.44%12.51%G4.67%6.81%13,21780,652
Transportation and Warehousing H4.73%4.27%H5.12%4.61%3,21119,228
Information G1.79%2.32%G2.52%3.66%1,4219,677
Finance and Insurance G3.89%5.13%G6.41%8.03%6,68140,649
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing G1.99%1.84%G2.03%2.01%5,54930,358
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services G8.54%6.79%G12.43%10.94%13,97768,751
Management of Companies and Enterprises G5.69%3.12%G13.36%7.63%1,1594,939
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services G7.42%9.39%G4.75%7.13%5,29028,165
Educational Services G2.42%1.86%G1.94%1.40%1,2057,090
Health Care and Social Assistance G12.83%14.47%G10.66%12.56%11,52868,189
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation G1.39%1.39%G0.85%0.81%1,0747,308
Accommodation and Food Services G10.02%11.29%G3.00%3.92%9,08854,188
Other Services (except Public Administration) G4.37%4.27%G2.66%2.64%7,94351,352
Unclassified G0.01%0.01%G0.01%0.01%1781,043

For more information on business patterns, see the County Business Patterns page on the Census Bureau web site.


Last Updated on 04/24/2015
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