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Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land (NAICS 4871) Industry Market Research Report

Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land - Market Size and Forecast

The Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Land report contains both historical and forecasted statistics. Total market size figures from 2015 to 2025 reveal industry growth patterns and trends. Market size measurements include both public and private companies in the industry.

Market Size (Total Revenue)

Included in Report

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

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land 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.

Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land - 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 Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land companies in the United States.

Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land Revenue by State

US Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company SizeAll IndustriesScenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land
Small Business (< 5 Employees)


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

Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land - 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 AveragePercent 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

Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land - 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

Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land - Product Mix

Product DescriptionDescriptionRevenue
($ Millions)
Industry total


Transit & ground passenger transportation related services
Trans & ground pass trans - local sightseeing tours by road
Long-distance tour packages by bus
Local passenger transportation by road, except fixed-route
Local passenger transportation by chartered bus
Local, fixed-route passenger trans by road and transit rail
Long-distance passenger transportation by road, except fixed-route
Long-distance passenger transportation by chartered bus
Loc, fixed-rte, pass trans on common carr road & trans rail syst

Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom QuartileAverage (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations4%


General and Operations Managers3%
Personal Care and Service Occupations19%
Tour and Travel Guides16%
Tour and Travel Guides16%
Sales and Related Occupations6%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations20%
Information and Record Clerks10%
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks8%
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks8%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations7%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations39%
Motor Vehicle Operators32%
Bus Drivers26%
Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity25%
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs6%
Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs6%

Government Contracts

In 2008, the federal government spent a total of $335,560 on the scenic & sightseeing transportation, land industry. It has awarded 38 contracts to 13 companies, with an average value of $25,812 per company.

Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies

($ Millions)


Scenic & Sightseeing Transportation, Land Industry Report
GeographyUnited States  
Publication DateOctober 2020
Report FormatPDF Download