Top Industries In Guelph

This table shows the top industries in Guelph [each of which has more than 40 independent businesses].

NAICS Description - June 2014 Total
5311 Lessors of real estate 639
5239 Other financial investment activities 330
5416 Management, scientific and technical consulting services 310
5511 Management of companies and enterprises 299
7225 Full-service restaurants and limited-service eating places 281
2361 Residential building construction 221
6211 Offices of physicians 219
5312 Offices of real estate agents and brokers 199
5415 Computer systems design and related services 189
8139 Business, professional, labour and other membership organizations 187
5419 Other professional, scientific and technical services 184
6213 Offices of other health practitioners 183
2383 Building finishing contractors 171
4841 General freight trucking 158
5617 Services to buildings and dwellings 157
5413 Architectural, engineering and related services 135
5313 Activities related to real estate 132
5412 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping and payroll services 128
2382 Building equipment contractors 127
8121 Personal care services 126
8111 Automotive repair and maintenance 109
4451 Grocery stores 91
4461 Health and personal care stores 88
4481 Clothing stores 84
6212 Offices of dentists 82
2372 Land subdivision 81
5411 Legal services 79
1110 Farms 76
2381 Foundation, structure, and building exterior contractors 72
6116 Other schools and instruction 65
4853 Taxi and limousine service 63
2389 Other specialty trade contractors 60
5242 Agencies, brokerages and other insurance related activities 59
5418 Advertising, public relations, and related services 57
4842 Specialized freight trucking 53
7139 Other amusement and recreation industries 49
4431 Electronics and appliance stores 48
8131 Religious organizations 46
4471 Gasoline stations 45
5619 Other support services 45
5614 Business support services 44
5611 Office administrative services 42
3327 Machine shops, turned product, and screw, nut and bolt manufacturing 41
4511 Sporting goods, hobby and musical instrument stores 41
4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 41

The finance, real estate, professional, scientific and technical services and management of companies sectors have the most number of businesses. These four sectors alone accounted for almost over 11% of Guelph jobs in 2014. Many of these businesses are small to medium sized.