Pest Control in the US: Market Research Report

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Pest Control Market Research Report | NAICS 56171 | Jul 2015

Under control: Bed bugs will wreak havoc on consumers but benefit the industry

The Pest Control market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The rise of bed bugs across the United States has left homeowners and business owners frustrated, but has been a boon for the Pest Control industry. The increased occurence of bed bugs has led to substantial demand for exterminators and rising service prices. In the next five years, increased business and consumer spending will drive demand for regular inspections for pests. Furthermore, with increased income, businesses and consumers will be less likely to opt for cheaper household products from home and garden stores. Additionally, the widespread incidence of the stinkbug will drive demand for industry services... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The region with the greatest concentration of industry establishments is the Southeast, followed by the West, the Southwest and the Mid-Atlantic regions. Distribution of pest control facilities is based mainly on population density and weather conditions, which make certain regions particularly favorable to household pests and insects.


The Southeast region has the greatest share of industry establishments, estimated to hold 38.7% of the total in 2015. Common pests that turn up in Florida include ants, termites and cockroaches, as the state has 14.4% of total industry establishments. While termites are found throughout the United States, termites are more prevalent in the Southeast and the West than in other regions... purchase to read more


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What is the Pest Control Industry?

This industry includes companies that provide bird control and exterminate mosquitoes, rodents, termites and other insects and pests for residential and commercial clients. Operators also provide fumigation services. This industry does not include extermination services for crop and forestry production.

Industry Products
Insect control, including bed bugs, cockroaches and antsTermite controlRodent extermination and controlOther services, including bird-proofing and mosquito control
Industry Activities
Exterminating services Fumigating servicesMosquito eradication servicesPest control (except agricultural and forestry) servicesTermite control servicesBird proofing services

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