Major Group: 72—Personal Services

This major group includes establishments primarily engaged in providing services generally to individuals, such as laundries, drycleaning plants, portrait photographic studios, and beauty and barber shops. Also included are establishments operating as industrial launderers and those primarily engaged in providing linen supply services to commercial and business establishments.

Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
Industry Group 721: Laundry, Cleaning, And Garment Services
7211Power Laundries, Family and Commercial1,936
7212Garment Pressing, and Agents for Laundries and Drycleaners5,925
7213Linen Supply1,820
7215Coin-Operated Laundries and Drycleaning12,524
7216Drycleaning Plants, Except Rug Cleaning16,801
7217Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning14,686
7218Industrial Launderers1,026
7219Laundry and Garment Services, Not Elsewhere Classified8,874
Industry Group 722: Photographic Studios, Portrait
7221Photographic Studios, Portrait78,945
Industry Group 723: Beauty Shops
7231Beauty Shops276,476
Industry Group 724: Barber Shops
7241Barber Shops32,825
Industry Group 725: Shoe Repair Shops And Shoeshine Parlors
7251Shoe Repair Shops and Shoeshine Parlors3,125
Industry Group 726: Funeral Service And Crematories
7261Funeral Service and Crematories24,626
Industry Group 729: Miscellaneous Personal Services
7291Tax Return Preparation Services54,130
7299Miscellaneous Personal Services, Not Elsewhere Classified136,982