Major Group: 57—Home Furniture, Furnishings, And Equipment Stores

This major group includes retail stores selling goods used for furnishing the home, such as furniture, floor coverings, draperies, glass and chinaware, domestic stoves, refrigerators, and other household electrical and gas appliances. Establishments selling electrical and gas appliances are included in this group only if the major part of their sales consists of articles for home use. These stores may also repair household appliances, radios, televisions, and stereo equipment, but establishments primarily engaged in repair of these products are classified in Division I, Services. Dealers primarily engaged in selling antique and secondhand furniture are classified in Industry Group 593. Stores furnishing interior decorator service are classified according to the merchandise handled.

Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
Industry Group 571: Home Furniture And Furnishings Stores
5712Furniture Stores42,698
5713Floor Covering Stores42,045
5714Drapery, Curtain, and Upholstery Stores3,042
5719Miscellaneous home furnishings Stores21,721
Industry Group 572: Household Appliance Stores
5722Household Appliance Stores11,294
Industry Group 573: Radio, Television, Consumer Electronics, And Music Stores
5731Radio, Television, and Consumer Electronics Stores14,713
5734Computer and Computer Software Stores26,350
5735Record and Prerecorded Tape Stores8,620
5736Musical Instrument Stores8,537