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 Commercial1,986
7212Garment Pressing, and Agents for Laundries and Drycleaners5,904
7213Linen Supply1,848
7215Coin-Operated Laundries and Drycleaning12,692
7216Drycleaning Plants, Except Rug Cleaning17,282
7217Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning14,744
7218Industrial Launderers1,044
7219Laundry and Garment Services, Not Elsewhere Classified8,973
Industry Group 722: Photographic Studios, Portrait
7221Photographic Studios, Portrait75,312
Industry Group 723: Beauty Shops
7231Beauty Shops277,149
Industry Group 724: Barber Shops
7241Barber Shops32,562
Industry Group 725: Shoe Repair Shops And Shoeshine Parlors
7251Shoe Repair Shops and Shoeshine Parlors3,203
Industry Group 726: Funeral Service And Crematories
7261Funeral Service and Crematories24,581
Industry Group 729: Miscellaneous Personal Services
7291Tax Return Preparation Services54,060
7299Miscellaneous Personal Services, Not Elsewhere Classified130,378