ZIP Code Business Patterns (ZBP)

Topic/focus: Demographics
Year(s): 1998 - current
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Study and sample characteristics: Summary statistics
Universe: United States business
Variables: Varies by file
Access: Publicly available
Cost: Free to download
Key web links: ZIP Code Business Patterns (ZBP)
Primary Institutional Contact: EDRC Coordinator (

Summary: All business establishments with one or more paid employees, including industries in agriculture, forestry, fishing, mining, construction, manufacturing, transportation, public utilities, wholesale trade, retail trade, finance, insurance, real estate, and services.