Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation (NAICS 4852) Industry Market Research Report

Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation - Market Size and Forecast

The Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation report contains both historical and forecasted statistics. Total market size figures from 2015 to 2025 reveal industry growth patterns and trends. Market size measurementsincludes both public and private companies in the industry.

2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Market Size (Total Revenue)


% Growth Rate
Number of Companies
Total Employees
Average Revenue per Company
Average Employees per Company
Source: U.S. government financial data.

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation Industry Revenue
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 2021

Advanced econometric models forecast five years of industry growth based on short- and long-term trend analysis. Market size includes revenue generated from all products and services sold within the industry.

Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation - Geographic Breakdown by U.S. State

Market size by state reveals local opportunity through the number of companies located in the region. Each state's growth rate is affected by regional economic conditions. Data by state can be used to pinpoint profitable and nonprofitable locations for Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation companies in the United States.

Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation Revenue by State

US Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company Size All Industries Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation
Small Business (< 5 Employees)


Small Business (5 - 20)
Midsized Business (20 - 100)
Large Business (100 - 500)
Enterprise (> 500)

Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation - Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial statement analysis determines averages for the following industry forces:
The report includes a traditional income statement from an "average" company (both public and private companies included).

Industry Average Percent of Sales
Total Revenue


Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold (COGS)
Gross Profit
Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit

Average Income Statement

Average Income Statement

Cost of Goods Sold

Salaries, Wages, and Benefits



Depreciation and Amortization

Officer Compensation

Net Income

Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation - Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratios allow a company's performance to be compared against that of its peers.

Financial RatioIndustry Average
Profitability Ratios


Profit Margin
Liquidity Ratios
Current Ratio
Quick Ratio
Activity Ratios
Average Collection Period
Asset Turnover Ratio
Receivables Turnover Ratio
Inventory Conversion Ratio

Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation - Product Mix

Product Description Description Revenue
($ Millions)
Industry total


Long-distance, fixed-route passenger transportation by road
Long-dist, fixed-route pass trans by road on interurban network
Long-dist fixed-route pass trans by road except interurb serv netwk
Other products
Long-distance passenger transportation by road, except fixed-route
Long-distance passenger transportation by chartered bus
Transit & ground passenger transportation related services
Local passenger transportation by road, except fixed-route
Local passenger transportation by chartered bus

Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of Workforce Bottom Quartile Average (Median) Salary Upper Quartile
Management Occupations 1%


General and Operations Managers 1%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 15%
Information and Record Clerks 8%
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 7%
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 7%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 7%
Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 6%
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 6%
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 6%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 71%
Motor Vehicle Operators 65%
Bus Drivers 65%
Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity 63%

Government Contracts

In 2008, the federal government spent a total of $1,212,878 on the interurban & rural bus transportation industry. It has awarded 46 contracts to 13 companies, with an average value of $93,298 per company.

Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies

Company Address Revenue
($ Millions)


Interurban & Rural Bus Transportation Industry Report
Geography United States  
Publication Date May 2020
Report Format PDF Download  
Price $450