NAICS Code 492210 - Local Messengers and Local Delivery

Industry Sector

Transportation and Warehousing

Total Companies

321

Est. Employment

45,553

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing local messenger and delivery services of small items within a single metropolitan area or within an urban center. These establishments generally provide point-to-point pickup and delivery and do not operate as part of an intercity courier network.

Snapshot

NAICS Code 492210 - Local Messengers and Local Delivery is a final level code of the “Transportation and Warehousing” Sector. There are 321 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 45,553 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 492210 - Local Messengers and Local Delivery are:

  • Alcoholic beverage delivery service
  • Bicycle courier
  • Delivery service (except as part of intercity courier network, U.S. Postal Service)
  • Grocery delivery services (i.e., independent service from grocery store)
  • Local letter and parcel delivery services (except as part of intercity courier network, U.S. Postal Service)
  • Messenger service
  • Restaurant meals delivery services (i.e., independent delivery services)

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to NAICS Code 492210 - Local Messengers and Local Delivery that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in: