Booming in Business
Nonemployer businesses – those without paid employees – raked in more than $970 billion in 2006. Texas was second among states in its number of these businesses, at 1.7 million.
|Real estate and rental and leasing||$12,259,273|
|Professional, scientific and technical services||$10,452,118|
|Other services (except public administration)||$6,824,971|
|Transportation and warehousing||$6,772,418|
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2006 (Most recent data available)