NAICS Code 451212

NAICS 451212

NAICS Code 451212 – News Dealers and Newsstands

Definition of NAICS Code 451212: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing current newspapers, magazines, and other periodicals.

  • You can also download your own copy of the complete 2017 NAICS Classification Manual. The NAICS Manual is updated every five years. The 2017 copy will be applicable until a new edition is produced in 2022.

Cross Reference Guide for Code 451212

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.

  • Home delivery of newspapers–are classified in Industry NAICS 454390, Other Direct Selling Establishments;
  • Retailing newspapers and periodicals by mail-order–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 454113, Mail-Order Houses; and
  • Retailing used newspapers, magazines, and other periodicals–are classified in Industry NAICS 453310, Used Merchandise Stores.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 451212

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.

  • Magazine stands (i.e., permanent)
  • News dealers
  • Newsstands (i.e., permanent)

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 451212

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): 8017NAICS 451212
  • CA WC: 8017
  • DE WC: 928
  • PA WC: 928
  • MI WC: 8017
  • NJ WC: 8017
  • NY WC: 8017
  • WY WC: 451212
  • GL: 15608
  • SIC: 5994

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 451212 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 44-45: Retail Trade
  • Subsector 451: Sporting Goods, Hobby, Musical Instrument, and Book Stores
  • Industry Group 4512: Book Stores and News Dealers
  • Industry 45121: Book Stores and News Dealers
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 451211: Book Stores
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 451212: News Dealers and Newsstands
Other helpful NAICS Downloads

View the download page for the material below.

NAICS Code 451212