NAICS Code 221122

NAICS 221122

NAICS Code 221122 – Electric Power Distribution

Definition of NAICS Code 221122: This U.S. industry comprises electric power establishments primarily engaged in either of the following:

  1. Operating electric power distribution systems (i.e., consisting of lines, poles, meters, and wiring) or
  2. Operating as electric power brokers or agents that arrange the sale of electricity via power distribution systems operated by others.
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Cross Reference Guide for Code 221122

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Generating electric energy–are classified in Industry 22111, Electric Power Generation; and
  • Transmitting electricity between generating sources or distribution centers–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 221121, Electric Bulk Power Transmission and Control.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 221122

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

  • Distribution of electric power
  • Electric power
  • Electric power distribution systems

Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 221122

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 7539NAICS 221122
  • CA WC: 7539
  • DE WC: 755
  • PA WC: 755
  • MI WC: 7539
  • NJ WC: 7539
  • NY WC: 7539
  • WY WC: 221122
  • GL: 92445
  • SIC: 4911

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 221122 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code 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, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). 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 22: Utilities
  • Subsector 221: Utilities
  • Industry Group 2211: Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
  • Industry 22112: Electric Power Transmission, Control, and Distribution
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 221121: Electric Bulk Power Transmission and Control
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 221122: Electric Power Distribution
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NAICS Code 221122