Washington Post.com: Post 200 -- Top 100 Public Companies in the Washington Area


By Number of D.C.-Area Employees

More Top 100 Lists: By Revenue (Main List)
By Employees By Local Employees By Industry By County
By Return on Equity By Revenue Change By Net Income Change

RankName of CompanyD.C.-Area EmployeesRank on
Main List
1 Lockheed Martin Corp. 13,700 2
2 Marriott International Inc. 12,229 4
3 Giant Food Inc. 10,549 7
4 MCI Communications Corp. 4,785 3
5 Hechinger Co. 4,600 10
6 Potomac Electric Power Co. 4,238 11
7 US Airways Group Inc. 4,177 5
8 Dart Group Corp. 3,600 34
9 Manor Care Inc. 3,500 20
10 The Washington Post Co. 3,500 12
11 American Management Systems Inc. 2,800 31
12 Mobil Corp. 2,800 1
13 Gannett Co. 2,700 6
14 America Online Inc. 2,600 23
15 DavCo Restaurants Inc. 2,500 54
16 Orbital Sciences Corp. 2,300 37
17 Washington Gas Light Co. 2,274 27
18 BDM International Inc. 1,700 26
19 CACI International Inc. 1,700 50
20 Mid Atlantic Medical Services Inc. 1,600 21
21 Host Marriott Services Corp. 1,526 18
22 Computer Data Systems Inc. 1,500 49
23 Rouse Co. 1,500 30
24 Trak Auto Corp. 1,500 41
25 Charles E. Smith Residential Realty Inc. 1,324 62
26 Comsat Corp. 1,200 25
27 Atlantic Coast Airlines Inc. 1,100 56
28 NHP Inc. 1,073 53
29 Crown Books Corp. 1,000 48
30 Sunrise Assisted Living Inc. 970 91
31 PHP Healthcare Corp. 875 55
32 ICF Kaiser International Inc. 860 19
33 BTG Inc. 850 40
34 Strayer Education Inc. 805 98
35 GRC International Inc. 800 69
36 Snyder Communications, Inc. 800 79
37 Choice Hotels International 728 39
38 NVR Inc. 706 24
39 VSE Corp. 675 70
40 Capstar Hotel Company 650 51
41 Metrocall Inc. 600 64
42 Life Technologies Inc. 500 44
43 Ryland Group Inc. 487 15
44 JP Foodservice Inc. 485 16
45 Manugistics Inc. 480 76
46 U.S. Office Products Co. 450 33
47 CarrAmerica Realty Corp. 420 61
48 Micros Systems Inc. 420 58
49 Nextel Communications Inc. 400 42
50 Government Technology Services Inc. 390 36
51 QuesTech Inc. 384 80
52 BET Holdings Inc. 382 67
53 LCC International Inc. 380 66
54 GSE Systems Inc. 360 75
55 Telco Communications Group Inc. 358 38
56 Fusion Systems Corp. 345 78
57 LCI International Inc. 330 22
58 PSINet Inc. 275 77
59 Versar Inc. 275 100
60 Cort Business Services Corp. 266 52
61 Columbia Gas System Inc. 250 9
62 Avemco Corp. 249 68
63 Amisys Managed Care Systems Inc. 240 93
64 Group 1 Software Inc. 237 95
65 Intersolv Inc. 234 65
66 Cerbco Inc. 200 90
67 Mills Corp. 200 63
68 Washington Homes Inc. 200 59
69 World Airways Inc. 200 45
70 Halifax Corp. 186 92
71 Host Marriott Corp. 180 32
72 Federal Realty Investment Trust 151 57
73 Computer Learning Centers Inc. 150 83
74 Interstate General Co. L.P. 105 88
75 General Dynamics Corp. 100 8
76 Hanger Orthopedic Group Inc. 100 81
77 Saul Centers Inc. 100 84
78 Transaction Network Services Inc. 92 89
79 Coherent Communications Systems Corp. 90 87
80 Criimi Mae Inc. 83 71
81 Allied Capital Commercial Corp. 75 97
82 Microdyne Corp. 75 74
83 UNC Inc. 70 29
84 Lafarge Corp. 65 14
85 AES Corp. 60 28
86 Fairchild Corp. 60 35
87 Primus Telecommunications Group Inc. 60 60
88 Storage USA Inc. 60 72
89 Genicom Corp. 46 46
90 Washington Real Estate Investment Trust 36 82
91 GTS Duratek Inc. 30 99
92 International American Homes Inc. 28 86
93 Comnet Corp. 25 96
94 Spacehab Inc. 25 85
95 Danaher Corp. 20 13
96 Banner Aerospace Inc. 14 47
97 Harman International Industries Inc. 10 17
98 SSE Telecom, Inc. 10 94
99 Allied Research Corp. 5 73
100 WorldCorp Inc. 4 43

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