NAICS 5 Digit Industry 44812

Industry 44812

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 44812 – Women’s Clothing Stores

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 44812: See industry description for NAICS 448120 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 448120: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing a general line of new women’s, misses’ and juniors’ clothing, including maternity wear. These establishments may provide basic alterations, such as hemming, taking in or letting out seams, or lengthening or shortening sleeves.

Cross-References for Industry 44812

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 44812. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Retailing women’s clothing via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale–are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
  • Retailing custom women’s clothing made on premises–are classified in Industry Group 3152, Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing;
  • Retailing new women’s accessories–are classified in Industry NAICS 448150, Clothing Accessories Stores;
  • Retailing new clothing for all genders and age groups–are classified in Industry NAICS 448140, Family Clothing Stores;
  • Retailing specialized new apparel, such as bridal gowns, raincoats, leather coats, fur apparel, and swimwear–are classified in Industry NAICS 448190, Other Clothing Stores;
  • Retailing secondhand clothes–are classified in Industry NAICS 453310, Used Merchandise Stores; and
  • Providing clothing alterations and repair–are classified in Industry NAICS 811490, Other Personal and Household Goods Repair and Maintenance.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 44812

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 44812. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Apparel stores, women’s and girls’ clothing
  • Clothing stores, women’s and girls’
  • Maternity shops

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 448: Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores
      • Industry Group 4481: Clothing Stores
        • Industry 44812: Women’s Clothing Stores (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 448120: Women’s Clothing Stores

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