NAICS Code 443142

NAICS 443142

NAICS Code 443142 – Electronics Stores

Definition of NAICS Code 443142: This U.S. industry comprises of the following:

  1. Establishments known as consumer electronics stores primarily engaged in retailing a general line of new consumer-type electronic products such as televisions, computers, and cameras;
  2. Establishments specializing in retailing a single line of consumer-type electronic products;
  3. Establishments primarily engaged in retailing these new electronic products in combination with repair and support services;
  4. Establishments primarily engaged in retailing new prepackaged computer software; and/or
  5. Establishments primarily engaged in retailing prerecorded audio and video media, such as CDs, DVDs, and tapes.
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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 443142

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Consumer-type electronic stores (e.g., televisions, computers, cameras)
  • Stereo stores (except automotive)
  • Radio and television stores
  • Computer stores
  • Camera shops, photographic

Cross Reference Guide for Code 443142

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.

  • Retailing electronic goods via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale–are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
  • Retailing automotive electronic sound systems–are classified in Industry NAICS 441310, Automotive Parts and Accessories Stores;
  • Retailing new computers, computer peripherals, and prepackaged software in combination with retailing new office equipment, office furniture, and office supplies–are classified in Industry NAICS 453210, Office Supplies and Stationery Stores;
  • Providing television or other electronic equipment repair services without retailing new televisions or electronic products–are classified in Industry 81121, Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance;
  • Developing film and/or making photographic slides, prints, and enlargements without retailing a range of new photographic equipment and supplies–are classified in Industry 81292, Photofinishing;
  • Retailing new electronic toys, such as dedicated video game consoles and handheld electronic games–are classified in Industry NAICS 451120, Hobby, Toy, and Game Stores; and
  • Retailing used electronics–are classified in Industry NAICS 453310, Used Merchandise Stores.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 443142

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.

  • Audio equipment stores (except automotive)
  • Camera shops, photographic
  • Computer equipment stores
  • Computer stores
  • Consumer-type electronic stores (e.g., televisions, computers, cameras)
  • Electronic part and component stores
  • Music stores (e.g., cassette, compact disc, record, tape)
  • Pager and mobile phone stores
  • Photographic supply stores
  • Radio and television stores
  • Record stores, new
  • Software stores, computer
  • Stereo stores (except automotive)
  • Television and radio stores
  • TV (television) stores
  • Video game software stores
  • Video tape stores
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 443142

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): 8010, 8017, 8072NAICS 443142
  • CA WC: 8017, 8062, 8071
  • DE WC: 925, 928
  • PA WC: 925, 928
  • MI WC: 8010, 8017
  • NJ WC: 8010, 8053, 8017
  • NY WC: 8069, 8017, 8072
  • WY WC: 443142
  • GL: 12393, 11160, 10309
  • SIC: 5731, 5045, 5946, 5734

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 443142 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.

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