NAICS 5 Digit Industry 81221

Industry 81221

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 81221 – Funeral Homes and Funeral Services

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 81221: See industry description for NAICS 812210 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 812210: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in preparing the dead for burial or interment and conducting funerals (i.e., providing facilities for wakes, arranging transportation for the dead, selling caskets and related merchandise). Funeral homes combined with crematories are included in this industry.

Cross-References for Industry 81221

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 81221. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Establishments (except funeral homes) primarily engaged in cremating the dead are classified in Industry NAICS 812220, Cemeteries and Crematories.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 81221

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 81221. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Director services, funeral
  • Embalming services
  • Funeral director services
  • Funeral homes
  • Funeral homes combined with crematories
  • Funeral parlors
  • Mortician services
  • Mortuaries
  • Undertaker 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 81: Other Services (except Public Administration)
    • Subsector 812: Personal and Laundry Services
      • Industry Group 8122: Death Care Services
        • Industry 81221: Funeral Homes and Funeral Services (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812210: Funeral Homes and Funeral Services

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