NAICS Code 511140 - Directory and Mailing List Publishers

Industry Sector

Information

Total Companies

1,004

Est. Employment

15,306

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in publishing directories, mailing lists, and collections or compilations of fact. The products are typically protected in their selection, arrangement and/or presentation. Examples are lists of mailing addresses, telephone directories, directories of businesses, collections or compilations of proprietary drugs or legal case results, compilations of public records, etc. These establishments may publish directories and mailing lists in print or electronic form.

Snapshot

NAICS Code 511140 - Directory and Mailing List Publishers is a final level code of the “Information” Sector. There are 1,004 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 15,306 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 511140 - Directory and Mailing List Publishers are:

  • Address list publishers (except exlusive Internet publishing)
  • Address list publishers and printing combined
  • Business directory publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Business directory publishers and printing combined
  • Catalog of collections publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Catalog of collections publishers and printing combined
  • Directory and mailing list publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Directory and mailing list publishers and printing combined
  • Directory publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Directory publishers and printing combined
  • Electronic directory publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Mailing list publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing), directory
  • Telephone directory publishers (except exclusive Internet publishing)
  • Telephone directory publishers and printing combined

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to NAICS Code 511140 - Directory and Mailing List Publishers that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in: