NAICS Code 624221

NAICS 624221

NAICS Code 624221 – Temporary Shelters

Definition of NAICS Code 624221: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing the following:

  1. Short term emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, or child abuse and/or
  2. Temporary residential shelter for homeless individuals or families, runaway youth, and patients and families caught in medical crises. These establishments may operate their own shelters or may subsidize housing using existing homes, apartments, hotels, or motels.
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Cross Reference Guide for Code 624221

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.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in providing emergency shelter for victims of domestic or international disasters or conflicts are classified in Industry NAICS 624230, Emergency and Other Relief Services.
  • Establishments primarily engaged in providing emergency shelter for victims of domestic or international disasters or conflicts are classified in Industry NAICS 624230, Emergency and Other Relief Services.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 624221

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.

  • Battered women’s shelters
  • Emergency shelters (except for victims of domestic or international disasters or conflicts)
  • Homeless shelters
  • Runaway youth shelters
  • Shelters (except for victims of domestic or international disasters or conflicts), emergency
  • Shelters, battered women’s
  • Shelters, homeless
  • Shelters, runaway youth
  • Shelters, temporary (e.g., battered women’s, homeless, runaway youth)
  • Temporary housing for families of medical patients
  • Temporary shelters (e.g., battered women’s, homeless, runaway youth)
  • Women’s shelters, battered

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 624221

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): 8842NAICS 624221
  • CA WC: 9085
  • DE WC: 940
  • PA WC: 940
  • MI WC: 8837
  • NJ WC: 8868
  • NY WC: 8865
  • WY WC: 624221
  • GL: 67017
  • SIC: 8322

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 624221 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 62: Health Care and Social Assistance
  • Subsector 624: Social Assistance
  • Industry Group 6242: Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
  • Industry 62422: Community Housing Services
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 624221: Temporary Shelters
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 624229: Other Community Housing Services
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NAICS Code 624221