NAICS 4 Digit Industry Group 5221

Industry Group 5221

NAICS 4 digit Industry Group 5221 – Depository Credit Intermediation

Definition of NAICS 4 digit industry group 5221: This industry group comprises establishments primarily engaged in accepting deposits (or share deposits) and in lending funds from these deposits. Within this group, industries are defined on the basis of differences in the types of deposit liabilities assumed and in the nature of the credit extended.

Four Digit Industry Group Breakdown for 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 (Where you are now), 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If industry group 5221 does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through 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

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NAICS 4 Digit Industry Group 5221