48 - Communications
Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
48Communications118,853
4812Radiotelephone Communication21,408
481200Radiotelephone communication2,611
48120000Radiotelephone communication2,611
481299Radiotelephone communication, nec18,797
48129901Cellular telephone services18,474
48129902Paging services237
48129903Radio pager (beeper) communication services86
4813Telephone Communication, Except Radio26,523
481300Telephone communication, except radio7,177
48130000Telephone communication, except radio7,177
481301Local and long distance telephone communications5,903
48130100Local and long distance telephone communications3,263
48130101Data telephone communications458
48130102Local telephone communications968
48130103Long distance telephone communications775
48130104Voice telephone communications439
481302Online service providers12,676
48130200Online service providers3,813
48130201Internet connectivity services4,484
48130202Internet host services3,681
48130203Proprietary online service networks556
48130204Web search portals142
481399Telephone communication, except radio, nec767
48139901Telephone cable service, land or submarine122
48139902Wire telephone82
48139903Telephone/video communications230
48139904Telephone communications broker333
4822Telegraph and Other Communications613
482200Telegraph and other communications215
48220000Telegraph and other communications215
482201Photographic message services10
48220100Photographic message services6
48220101Photograph transmission services3
48220102Telephoto services1
482202Cable, telegram, and telex services181
48220200Cable, telegram, and telex services28
48220201Cablegram service4
48220202Mailgram services12
48220203Radio telegraph services4
48220204Telegram services26
48220205Telegraph cable services, land or submarine6
48220206Telegraph services29
48220207Teletypewriter services67
48220208Telex services5
482299Telegraph and other communications, nec207
48229901Electronic mail35
48229902Facsimile transmission services130
48229903Nonvocal message communications40
48229904Stock ticker service0
48229905Transradio press service2
4832Radio Broadcasting Stations12,218
483200Radio broadcasting stations9,946
48320000Radio broadcasting stations9,946
483201Radio broadcasting stations, music format593
48320100Radio broadcasting stations, music format231
48320101Big band59
48320102Classical19
48320103Contemporary26
48320104Country53
48320105Easy listening13
48320106Gospel59
48320107Jazz15
48320108Rhythm and blues4
48320109Rock114
483202Radio broadcasting stations, except music format1,655
48320200Radio broadcasting stations, except music format55
48320201Educational347
48320202News148
48320203Religious277
48320204Sports781
48320205Talk47
483299Radio broadcasting stations, nec24
48329901Ethnic programming24
4833Television Broadcasting Stations3,635
483300Television broadcasting stations3,506
48330000Television broadcasting stations3,506
483399Television broadcasting stations, nec129
48339901Television translator station129
4841Cable and Other Pay Television Services8,631
484100Cable and other pay television services1,928
48410000Cable and other pay television services1,928
484199Cable and other pay television services, nec6,703
48419901Cable television services4,612
48419902Closed circuit television services38
48419903Direct broadcast satellite services (DBS)1,758
48419904Multipoint distribution systems services (MDS)33
48419905Satellite master antenna systems services (SMATV)191
48419906Subscription television services71
4899Communication Services, Nec45,825
489900Communication services, nec41,296
48990000Communication services, nec41,296
489999Communication services, nec, nec4,529
48999901Data communication services3,284
48999902Missile tracking by telemetry and photography25
48999903Radar station operation16
48999904Radio broadcasting operated by cab companies38
48999905Satellite earth stations190
48999906Television antenna construction and rental56
48999907Communication signal enhancement network services920