NAICS Code 624221 Temporary Shelters

Industry

Health Care and Social Assistance

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing (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.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in providing emergency shelter for victims of domestic or international disasters or conflicts are classified in Industry 624230, Emergency and Other Relief Services.Central offices of government housing programs are classified in Industry 925110, Administration of HousingPrograms.

Industries Included

  • 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 housing for family of medical patients
  • Temporary shelters (e.g., battered women's, homeless, runaway youth)
  • Women's shelters, battered