Gasoline stations (NAICS 447190) industry trends
The gasoline stations industry includes businesses that sell diesel fuel, gasohol, gasoline and other automotive fuels. These gasoline stations often also have a convenience store on site that sells food mart items. In addition to these retail services, some gasoline stations may also provide automobile repair services as well as sell replacement parts and accessories. Examples of establishments in this industry include gasoline stations with or without convenience stores, truck stops and marine service stations.
The Census Bureau’s most recent data indicates that there are approximately 118,756 firms within this industry. The majority of firms within this industry are gasoline stations with convenience stores.
According to Sageworks’ industry data, the industry’s net profit margin during the last 12 months was 2.22 percent. During this same time, the average gross profit margin was 11.44 percent.
The graph below shows business statistics for the average company in the gasoline stations industry.