NAICS Code Description

515120 - Television Broadcasting

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This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in broadcasting images together with sound. These establishments operate television broadcasting studios and facilities for the programming and transmission of programs to the public. These establishments also produce or transmit visual programming to affiliated broadcast television stations, which in turn broadcast the programs to the public on a predetermined schedule. Programming may originate in their own studio, from an affiliated network, or from external sources.

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--

  • Broadcasting exclusively on the Internet--are classified in Industry 519130, Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals;
  • Producing taped television program materials--are classified in Industry 512110, Motion Picture and Video Production;
  • Furnishing cable and other pay television services--are classified in U.S. Industry 517311, Wired Telecommunications Carriers; and
  • Producing and broadcasting television programs for cable and satellite television systems--are classified in Industry 515210, Cable and Other Subscription Programming.
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Index Entries for 515120
515120515120515120Broadcasting networks, television
515120515120515120Broadcasting stations, television
515120515120515120Network television broadcasting
515120515120515120Television broadcasting networks
515120515120515120Television broadcasting stations

Top Businesses by Annual Sales for 515120 – Click for Complete Profiles:

Twdc Enterprises 18 CorpBurbankCA
Cox Enterprises IncAtlantaGA
Twenty-First Century Fox IncNew YorkNY
CBS CorporationNew YorkNY
Fox CorporationNew YorkNY
Abc IncNew YorkNY
Sinclair Broadcast Group IncHunt ValleyMD
Univision Communications IncNew YorkNY
Nexstar Media Group IncIrvingTX
Tegna IncTysonsVA