NAICS 5 Digit Industry 54137

Industry 54137

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 54137 – Surveying and Mapping (except Geophysical) Services

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 54137: See industry description for NAICS 541370 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 541370: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in performing surveying and mapping services of the surface of the earth, including the sea floor. These services may include surveying and mapping of areas above or below the surface of the earth, such as the creation of view easements or segregating rights in parcels of land by creating underground utility easements.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 54137

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

  • Cadastral surveying services
  • Mapping (except geophysical) services
  • Cartographic surveying services
  • Topographic surveying services
  • Geodetic surveying services

Cross-References for Industry 54137

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 54137. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Providing geophysical surveying and mapping services–are classified in Industry NAICS 541360, Geophysical Surveying and Mapping Services;
  • Publishing atlases and maps, except for exclusive Internet publishing–are classified in Industry NAICS 511130, Book Publishers; and
  • Publishing atlases and maps exclusively on the Internet–are classified in Industry NAICS 519130, Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 54137

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 54137. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Aerial surveying (except geophysical) services
  • Cadastral surveying services
  • Cartographic surveying services
  • Construction surveying services
  • Geodetic surveying services
  • Geographic information system (GIS) base mapping services
  • Geospatial mapping services
  • Hydrographic mapping services
  • Hydrographic surveying services
  • Land surveying services
  • Mapping (except geophysical) services
  • Photogrammetric mapping services
  • Surveying and mapping services (except geophysical)
  • Topographic mapping services
  • Topographic surveying services
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 54: Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
    • Subsector 541: Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
      • Industry Group 5413: Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
        • Industry 54137: Surveying and Mapping (except Geophysical) Services (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 541370: Surveying and Mapping (except Geophysical) Services

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