This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in assembling and transmitting aural programming to their affiliates or subscribers via over-the-air broadcasts, cable, or satellite. The programming covers a wide variety of material, such as news services, religious programming, weather, sports, or music.


NAICS Code 515111 - Radio Networks is a final level code of the “Information” Sector.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 515111 - Radio Networks are:

  • Broadcasting networks, radio
  • Network broadcasting service, radio
  • Network radio broadcasting
  • Radio broadcasting network services
  • Radio broadcasting networks
  • Radio broadcasting syndicates
  • Satellite radio networks


For some business types, there may be a similar industry to NAICS Code 515111 - Radio Networks that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in: