NAICS 5 Digit Industry 72131

Industry 72131

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 72131 – Rooming and Boarding Houses

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 72131: See industry description for NAICS 721310 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 721310: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating rooming and boarding houses and similar facilities, such as fraternity houses, sorority houses, off-campus dormitories, residential clubs, and workers’ camps. These establishments provide temporary or longer-term accommodations which, for the period of occupancy, may serve as a principal residence. These establishments also may provide complementary services, such as housekeeping, meals, and laundry services.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 72131

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

  • Dormitories (off campus)
  • Sorority houses
  • Fraternity houses
  • Workers’ camps
  • Rooming houses

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 72131

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 72131. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Boarding houses
  • Clubs, residential
  • Dormitories, off campus
  • Fraternity houses
  • Migrant workers’ camps
  • Off campus dormitories
  • Residence clubs, organizational
  • Residential clubs
  • Rooming and boarding houses
  • Sorority houses
  • Workers’ camps
  • Workers’ dormitories

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 72: Accommodation and Food Services
    • Subsector 721: Accommodation
      • Industry Group 7213: Rooming and Boarding Houses
        • Industry 72131: Rooming and Boarding Houses (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 721310: Rooming and Boarding Houses

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