NAICS 5 Digit Industry 23611

Industry 23611

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 23611 – Residential Building Construction

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 23611: This industry comprises establishments primarily responsible for the construction or remodeling and renovation of single-family and multifamily residential buildings. Included in this industry are residential housing general contractors (i.e., new construction, remodeling, or renovating existing residential structures), for-sale builders and remodelers of residential structures, residential project construction management firms, and residential design-build firms.

Cross-References for NAICS Code 23611

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 23611. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Performing specialized construction work on houses and other residential buildings, generally on a subcontract basis–are classified in Subsector 238, Specialty Trade Contractors;
  • Performing manufactured (mobile) home setup and tie-down work–are classified in Industry 23899, All Other Specialty Trade Contractors; and
  • Constructing and leasing residential buildings on their own account–are classified in Industry 53111, Lessors of Residential Buildings and Dwellings.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 23611

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 23611. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Addition, alteration and renovation (i.e., construction), multifamily building
  • Addition, alteration and renovation (i.e., construction), residential building
  • Addition, alteration and renovation of single-family dwellings
  • Addition, alteration and renovation, multifamily building, for-sale builders
  • Addition, alteration and renovation, multifamily building, general contractors
  • Addition, alteration and renovation, residential building, for-sale builders
  • Addition, alteration and renovation, residential building, general contractors
  • Addition, alteration and renovation, single-family housing, for-sale builders
  • Addition, alteration and renovation, single-family housing, general contractors
  • Apartment building construction general contractors
  • Apartment building for-sale builders
  • Building, residential, addition, alteration and renovation
  • Cabin construction general contractors
  • Cabin for-sale builders
  • Condominium for-sale builders
  • Condominium, multifamily, construction general contractors
  • Condominium, single-family, construction general contractors
  • Construction management, multifamily building
  • Construction management, residential remodeling
  • Construction management, single-family building
  • Cooperative apartment for-sale builders
  • Cooperative apartment, construction general contractors
  • Cottage construction general contractors
  • Cottage for-sale builders
  • Custom builders (except for-sale), multifamily buildings
  • Custom builders (except for-sale), single-family home
  • Custom builders, for-sale builders, multifamily buildings
  • Custom builders, for-sale builders, single-family home
  • Duplex (i.e., one unit above the other), construction general contractors
  • Duplex (i.e., side-by-side) construction general contractors
  • Duplex for-sale builders
  • Fire and flood restoration, multifamily building, general contractors
  • Fire and flood restoration, single-family housing, general contractors
  • For-sale builders (i.e., building on own land, for sale), residential
  • For-sale builders (i.e., building on own land, for sale), single-family housing
  • Garden apartment construction general contractors
  • Garden apartment for-sale builders
  • Handyman construction service, residential building
  • High-rise apartment construction general contractors
  • High-rise apartment for-sale builders
  • Home builders (except for-sale), multifamily
  • Home builders (except for-sale), single-family
  • Home builders, for-sale
  • Home improvement (e.g., adding on, remodeling, renovating)
  • Home improvement (e.g., adding on, remodeling, renovating), multifamily building, for-sale builders
  • Home improvement (e.g., adding on, remodeling, renovating), multifamily building, general contractors
  • Home improvement (e.g., adding on, remodeling, renovating), single-family housing, for-sale builders
  • Home improvement (e.g., adding on, remodeling, renovating), single-family housing, general contractors
  • Home renovation
  • Housing construction, for-sale builder
  • Housing construction, merchant builder
  • Housing, multifamily, construction general contractors
  • Housing, single-family, construction general contractors
  • Log home construction general contractors
  • Log home for-sale builders
  • Low income housing construction for-sale builders
  • Low income housing, multifamily, construction general contractors
  • Low income housing, single-family, construction general contractors
  • Low-rise apartment construction general contractors
  • Low-rise apartment for-sale builders
  • Merchant builders (i.e., building on own land, for sale), residential
  • Modular house assembly on site by general contractors
  • Modular housing, residential, assembled on site by for-sale builders
  • Multifamily building construction general contractors
  • Multifamily building for-sale builders
  • Panelized housing, residential, assembled on site by for-sale builders
  • Panelized multifamily housing assembled on site by for-sale builders
  • Panelized multifamily housing assembled on site by general contractors
  • Panelized single-family house assembly on site by general contractors
  • Porch construction, residential-type
  • Precut housing, residential, assembled on site by for-sale builders
  • Precut multifamily housing assembled on site by general contractors
  • Precut single-family housing assembly on site by general contractors
  • Premanufactured housing assembly on site by for-sale builders
  • Premanufactured housing assembly on site by general contractors
  • Remodeling and renovating for-sale builders
  • Remodeling and renovating general contractors, multifamily building
  • Remodeling and renovating general contractors, residential
  • Remodeling and renovating general contractors, single-family housing
  • Remodeling and renovating single-family housing
  • Remodeling and renovating, residential building
  • Residential construction, multifamily, general contractors
  • Residential construction, single-family, general contractors
  • Residential for-sale builders
  • Row house (i.e., single-family type) construction general contractors
  • Row house construction for-sale builders
  • Single-family attached housing construction general contractors
  • Single-family detached housing construction general contractors
  • Single-family homes built on land owned by others, general contractors of
  • Single-family house construction by general contractors
  • Single-family housing built on own land for sale (i.e., for-sale builders)
  • Single-family housing construction for sale builders
  • Speculative builders (i.e., building on own land, for sale), multifamily housing
  • Speculative builders (i.e., building on own land, for sale), residential
  • Speculative builders (i.e., building on own land, for sale), single-family housing
  • Sun-room additions, residential
  • Time-share condominium construction for-sale builders
  • Time-share condominium construction general contractors
  • Town house (i.e., single-family type) construction by general contractors
  • Town house construction for-sale builders
  • Vacation home, single-family, construction by general contractors
  • Vacation housing construction for-sale builders

Industry 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, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page 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 23: Construction
    • Subsector 236: Construction of Buildings
      • Industry Group 2361: Residential Building Construction
        • Industry 23611: Residential Building Construction
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 236115: New Single-Family Housing Construction (except For-Sale Builders)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 236116: New Multifamily Housing Construction (except For-Sale Builders)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 236117: New Housing For-Sale Builders
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 236118: Residential Remodelers

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