NAICS 5 Digit Industry 81222

Industry 81222

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 81222 – Cemeteries and Crematories

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 81222: See industry description for NAICS 812220 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 812220: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating sites or structures reserved for the interment of human or animal remains and/or cremating the dead.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 81222

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

  • Cemetery associations (i.e., operators of cemeteries)
  • Memorial gardens (i.e., burial places)
  • Crematories (except combined with funeral homes)
  • Pet cemeteries
  • Mausoleums

Cross-References for Industry 81222

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 81222. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Crematories combined with funeral homes are classified in Industry NAICS 812210, Funeral Homes and Funeral Services.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 81222

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 81222. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Animal cemeteries
  • Cemeteries
  • Cemetery associations (i.e., operators)
  • Cemetery management services
  • Columbariums
  • Crematories (except combined with funeral homes)
  • Mausoleums
  • Memorial gardens (i.e., burial places)
  • Pet cemeteries
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 81222: Cemeteries and Crematories (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812220: Cemeteries and Crematories

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