Number of Private Business Establishments in North Carolina By County for the 1021 Trade, transportation, and utilities Industry in 2021 Q1 (QCEW)
Updated on September 27, 2022.

In 2021 Q1, the following were the rankings of the top 10 North Carolina counties based on the number of Private business establishments they had for the 1021 Trade, transportation, and utilities Industry:

  1. Mecklenburg: 7,990
  2. Wake: 6,412
  3. Guilford: 3,616
  4. Forsyth: 2,029
  5. Buncombe: 1,841
  6. New Hanover: 1,695
  7. Cumberland: 1,447
  8. Durham: 1,436
  9. Iredell: 1,317
  10. Union: 1,292

The following were the rankings of the top 10 North Carolina counties based on the net number of new Private business establishments they added to the 1021 Trade, transportation, and utilities Industry in 2021 Q1:

  1. Wake: 96
  2. Mecklenburg: 82
  3. Guilford: 29
  4. Onslow: 27
  5. Durham: 26
  6. Cabarrus: 23
  7. Orange: 22
  8. Union: 22
  9. Iredell: 20
  10. Gaston: 16

In the two interactive visualizations and table below we show the number of Private business estabablishments of all sizes, and the net number of new business establishments added to the 1021 Trade, transportation, and utilities Industry for each North Carolina county in the first quarter of 2021. We also have similar information for the following sectors: Federal Government, Local Government, and State Government.

You can see this same information for other states, and for the United States by state as well.

See links at the bottom of this page for similar data for other quarters. You can also see the quarterly links for many other years, as well as similar data for many more industries here.

Number of Private Business Establishments in North Carolina By County for the 1021 Trade, transportation, and utilities Industry in 2021 Q1
Net Number of New Private Business Establishments Added By North Carolina Counties for the 1021 Trade, transportation, and utilities Industry in 2021 Q1
Number of Private Business Establishments in North Carolina By County for the 1021 Trade, transportation, and utilities Industry in 2021 Q1
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County Number of Business Establishments Net New Business Esablishments Added
Alamance 887 9
Alexander 114 -3
Alleghany 50 4
Anson 109 -4
Ashe 132 -5
Avery 109 -7
Beaufort 291 -5
Bertie 71 2
Bladen 148 -6
Brunswick 656 12
Buncombe 1841 13
Burke 332 7
Cabarrus 1209 23
Caldwell 350 6
Camden 42 -1
Carteret 496 -5
Caswell 50 -2
Catawba 1149 -10
Chatham 283 5
Cherokee 129 2
Chowan 93 0
Clay 49 1
Cleveland 537 6
Columbus 287 5
Craven 521 3
Cumberland 1447 -7
Currituck 140 -5
Dare 439 -16
Davidson 746 -8
Davie 181 0
Duplin 278 5
Durham 1436 26
Edgecombe 204 0
Forsyth 2029 0
Franklin 243 5
Gaston 1037 16
Gates 40 0
Graham 34 -1
Granville 203 6
Greene 61 -1
Guilford 3616 29
Halifax 262 4
Harnett 409 6
Haywood 312 -4
Henderson 640 3
Hertford 127 -1
Hoke 125 2
Hyde 46 -10
Iredell 1317 20
Jackson 200 -3
Johnston 858 12
Jones 41 0
Lee 355 0
Lenoir 326 -7
Lincoln 434 7
McDowell 193 2
Macon 246 4
Madison 71 4
Martin 117 -3
Mecklenburg 7990 82
Mitchell 83 1
Montgomery 119 0
Moore 497 11
Nash 550 -7
New Hanover 1695 -6
Northampton 75 3
Onslow 762 27
Orange 528 22
Pamlico 63 1
Pasquotank 241 0
Pender 247 4
Perquimans 55 -3
Person 180 3
Pitt 801 -2
Polk 83 -2
Randolph 610 -1
Richmond 223 -6
Robeson 554 2
Rockingham 399 -3
Rowan 678 -5
Rutherford 280 1
Sampson 265 -13
Scotland 167 3
Stanly 339 -1
Stokes 159 6
Surry 452 -3
Swain 100 -7
Transylvania 167 7
Tyrrell 16 1
Union 1292 22
Vance 233 0
Wake 6412 96
Warren 69 2
Washington 56 -2
Watauga 355 0
Wayne 620 11
Wilkes 315 -7
Wilson 485 -5
Yadkin 163 4
Yancey 85 0

Number of Private Business Establishments by each North Carolina county for the 1021 Trade, transportation, and utilities Industry for other Quarters and Years.

Use the links below to see the number of Private business establishments for the 1021 Trade, transportation, and utilities Industry for other quarters and years. You can also see the quarterly links for many years at this link.
2020
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2022

North Carolina Number of Private Business Establishments By County for Other Industries in 2021 Q1

Use the links below to see the net number of new Private business establishments for each North Carolina county in the first quarter of 2021 for the following selected industries. You can also see this information for many more industries at this link.