NAICS 5 Digit Industry 44314

Industry 44314

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 44314 – Electronics and Appliance Stores

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 44314: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one of the following:

  1. Retailing an array of new household-type appliances and consumer-type electronic products, such as televisions, computers, and cameras;
  2. Specializing in retailing a single line of new consumer-type electronic products;
  3. Retailing these new products in combination with repair and support services;
  4. Retailing new prepackaged computer software; and/or
  5. Retailing prerecorded audio and video media, such as CDs, DVDs, and tapes.
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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 44314

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Appliance stores, household-type
  • Consumer-type electronic stores (e.g., televisions, computers, cameras)

Cross-References for NAICS Code 44314

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 44314. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Retailing new appliance and electronic products via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale– are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
  • Retailing new computers, computer peripherals, and prepackaged software in combination with retailing new office equipment, office furniture, and office supplies–are classified in Industry 45321, Office Supplies and Stationery Stores;
  • Retailing new sewing machines in combination with selling new sewing supplies, fabrics, patterns, yarns, and other needlework accessories–are classified in Industry 45113, Sewing, Needlework, and Piece Goods Stores;
  • Retailing new electronic toys, such as dedicated game consoles and handheld electronic games–are classified in Industry 45112, Hobby, Toy, and Game Stores;
  • Providing television or other electronic equipment repair services without retailing new televisions or electronic equipment–are classified in Industry 81121, Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance;
  • Providing household-type appliance repair services without retailing new appliances–are classified in Industry 81141, Home and Garden Equipment and Appliance Repair and Maintenance;
  • Developing film and/or making photographic slides, prints, and enlargements without retailing a range of new photographic equipment and supplies–are classified in Industry 81292, Photofinishing;
  • Retailing used appliance and electronic products–are classified in Industry 45331, Used MerchandiseStores; and
  • Retailing automotive electronic sound systems–are classified in Industry 44131, Automotive Parts and Accessories Stores.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 44314

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 44314. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Appliance stores, household-type
  • Audio equipment stores (except automotive)
  • Camera shops, photographic
  • Computer equipment stores
  • Computer stores
  • Consumer-type electronic stores (e.g., televisions, computers, cameras)
  • Electronic part and component stores
  • Household-type appliance stores
  • Music stores (e.g., cassette, compact disc, record, tape)
  • Pager and mobile phone stores
  • Photographic supply stores
  • Radio and television stores
  • Record stores, new
  • Sewing machine stores, household-type
  • Software stores, computer
  • Stereo stores (except automotive)
  • Television and radio stores
  • TV (television) stores
  • Vacuum cleaner stores, household-type
  • Video game software stores
  • Video tape stores
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 44-45: Retail Trade
    • Subsector 443: Electronics and Appliance Stores
      • Industry Group 4431: Electronics and Appliance Stores
        • Industry 44314: Electronics and Appliance Stores (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 443141: Household Appliance Stores
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 443142: Electronics Stores

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