NAICS Sector 72

Sector 72

NAICS Sector 72: Accommodation and Food Services

NAICS 72Definition of NAICS Sector 72: The Accommodation and Food Services sector comprises establishments providing customers with lodging and/or preparing meals, snacks, and beverages for immediate consumption. The sector includes both accommodation and food services establishments because the two activities are often combined at the same establishment.

Excluded from this sector are civic and social organizations; amusement and recreation parks; theaters; and other recreation or entertainment facilities providing food and beverage services.

Two Digit Sector 72 Breakdown for the 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. If NAICS Sector 72 does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 72: Accommodation and Food Services
    • Subsector 721: Accommodation
      • Industry Group 7211: Traveler Accommodation
        • Industry 72111: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 721110: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels
        • Industry 72112: Casino Hotels
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 721120: Casino Hotels
        • Industry 72119: Other Traveler Accommodation
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 721191: Bed-and-Breakfast Inns
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 721199: All Other Traveler Accommodation
      • Industry Group 7212: RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Recreational Camps
        • Industry 72121: RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Recreational Camps
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 721211: RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Campgrounds
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 721214: Recreational and Vacation Camps (except Campgrounds)
      • Industry Group 7213: Rooming and Boarding Houses
        • Industry 72131: Rooming and Boarding Houses
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 721310: Rooming and Boarding Houses
    • Subsector 722: Food Services and Drinking Places
      • Industry Group 7223: Special Food Services
        • Industry 72231: Food Service Contractors
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 722310: Food Service Contractors
        • Industry 72232: Caterers
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 722320: Caterers
        • Industry 72233: Mobile Food Services
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 722330: Mobile Food Services
      • Industry Group 7224: Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)
        • Industry 72241: Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 722410: Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)
      • Industry Group 7225: Restaurants and Other Eating Places
        • Industry 72251: Restaurants and Other Eating Places
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 722511: Full-Service Restaurants
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 722513: Limited-Service Restaurants
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 722514: Cafeterias, Grill Buffets, and Buffets
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 722515: Snack and Nonalcoholic Beverage Bars

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