I was doing some research for just how many remodeling contractors there are in the U.S. and all my dat was old or even ancient in terms of internet years (from back in 2002 (Builders by the Numbers | Professional Builder March 2002 and a article from the now defunct HousingZone also from 2002).
Googling around today I have found:that there are 463,537 Remodeling Businesses in the US in 2021:
IBISWorld – Industry Market Research, Reports, and Statistics
How many businesses are there in the Remodeling industry in the US? IBISWorld’s statistic shows that as of 2021 there are 463,537 enterprises in the Remodeling industry, an increase of 2.15% from 2020.