Industry Sector

Retail Trade

Total Companies


Est. Employment



Establishments primarily engaged in the retail sale of packaged alcoholic beverages, such as ale, beer, wine, and liquor, for consumption off the premises.


SIC Code 5921 - Liquor Stores is a final level code of the “Retail Trade” Division. There are 37,055 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 222,323 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 5921 - Liquor Stores are:

  • Beer, packaged - retail
  • Liquor, packaged - retail
  • Wine, packaged - retail


For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 5921 - Liquor Stores that is a better classification match. Stores selling prepared drinks for consumption on the premises are classified in Industry 5813.

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 5921

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 5921 – Liquor Stores. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 592101 Cocktail Mixes
  • 592102 Liquors-Retail
  • 592103 Wines-Retail
  • 592104 Beer & Ale-Retail
  • 592105 Cordials
  • 592106 Daiquiri Shops

7-digit SIC

  • 5921001 Liquors
  • 5921002 Beer & Ale
  • 5921003 Wines
  • 5921004 Hard Liquor Stores
  • 5921005 Beer-Packaged
  • 5921006 Cocktail Mixes
  • 5921007 Cordials
  • 5921008 Daiquiri Shops

8-digit SIC

  • 59210000 Liquor Stores
  • 59210100 Wine And Beer
  • 59210101 Beer (packaged)
  • 59210102 Wine
  • 59219901 Hard Liquor