NAICS 3 Digit Subsector Code 453

Subsector 453

NAICS Subsector Code 453 – Miscellaneous Store Retailers

Definition of NAICS 3 Digit Subsector Code 453: Industries in the Miscellaneous Store Retailers subsector retail merchandise from fixed point-of-sale locations (except new or used motor vehicles and parts; new furniture and home furnishings; new appliances and electronic products; new building materials and garden equipment and supplies; food and beverages; health and personal care goods; gasoline; new clothing and accessories; and new sporting goods, hobby goods, books, and music). Establishments in this subsector include stores with unique characteristics like florists, used merchandise stores, and pet and pet supply stores as well as other store retailers.

Three Digit Subsector Breakdown for the North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If NAICS Subsector 453 does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 44-45: Retail Trade
    • Subsector 454: Nonstore Retailers
      • Industry Group 4541: Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
        • Industry 45411: Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 454111: Electronic Shopping
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 454112: Electronic Auctions
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 454113: Mail-Order Houses
      • Industry Group 4542: Vending Machine Operators
        • Industry 45421: Vending Machine Operators
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 454210: Vending Machine Operators
      • Industry Group 4543: Direct Selling Establishments
        • Industry 45431: Fuel Dealers
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 454310: Fuel Dealers
        • Industry 45439: Other Direct Selling Establishments
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 454390: Other Direct Selling Establishments

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NAICS 3 Digit Subsector Code 453