NAICS 3 Digit Subsector Code 522

Subsector 522

NAICS Subsector Code 522 – Credit Intermediation and Related Activities

Definition of NAICS 3 Digit Subsector Code 522: Industries in the Credit Intermediation and Related Activities subsector group establishments that

  1. Lend funds raised from depositors;
  2. Lend funds raised from credit market borrowing; or
  3. Facilitate the lending of funds or issuance of credit by engaging in such activities as mortgage and loan brokerage, clearinghouse and reserve services, and check cashing services.

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 522 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 52: Finance and Insurance
    • Subsector 522: Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
      • Industry Group 5221: Depository Credit Intermediation
        • Industry 52211: Commercial Banking
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522110: Commercial Banking
        • Industry 52212: Savings Institutions
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522120: Savings Institutions
        • Industry 52213: Credit Unions
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522130: Credit Unions
        • Industry 52219: Other Depository Credit Intermediation
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522190: Other Depository Credit Intermediation
      • Industry Group 5222: Nondepository Credit Intermediation
        • Industry 52221: Credit Card Issuing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522210: Credit Card Issuing
        • Industry 52222: Sales Financing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522220: Sales Financing
        • Industry 52229: Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522291: Consumer Lending
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522292: Real Estate Credit
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522293: International Trade Financing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522294: Secondary Market Financing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522298: All Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation
      • Industry Group 5223: Activities Related to Credit Intermediation
        • Industry 52231: Mortgage and Nonmortgage Loan Brokers
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522310: Mortgage and Nonmortgage Loan Brokers
        • Industry 52232: Financial Transactions Processing, Reserve, and Clearinghouse Activities
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522320: Financial Transactions Processing, Reserve, and Clearinghouse Activities
        • Industry 52239: Other Activities Related to Credit Intermediation
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 522390: Other Activities Related to Credit Intermediation

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NAICS 3 Digit Subsector Code 522