Listing of Active Businesses

data.lacity.org | Last Updated 16 Jun 2019

Listing of all active businesses currently registered with the Office of Finance. An "active" business is defined as a registered business whose owner has not notified the Office of Finance of a cease of business operations. Update Interval: Monthly.

This dataset has the following 16 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
LOCATION ACCOUNT #location_accounttextThe account number of the business location.
BUSINESS NAMEbusiness_nametextThe legal name of the business.
DBA NAMEdba_nametextDoing Business As (DBA) name. If more than one DBA name exists, then all names are shown as a pipe-separated list.
STREET ADDRESSstreet_addresstextStreet address of the business location.
CITYcitytextCity of the business location.
ZIP CODEzip_codetextZip code of the business location.
LOCATION DESCRIPTIONlocation_descriptiontextAbbreviated address description of the business location.
MAILING ADDRESSmailing_addresstextMailing address of the business.
MAILING CITYmailing_citytextMailing address city of the business.
MAILING ZIP CODEmailing_zip_codetextMailing address Zip code of the business.
NAICSnaicstextThe self-reported North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code, which is used in classifying business establishments.
PRIMARY NAICS DESCRIPTIONprimary_naics_descriptiontextDescription of the primary NAICS code. Descriptions that are noted as "(1997 NAICS)" apply the code and description designated in 1997 as referred to in the New Business Exemption Ordinance.
COUNCIL DISTRICTcouncil_districtnumberThe council district # reflects the current council district assignment for that location address. "0" means the business location is out of the City.
LOCATION START DATElocation_start_datecalendar_dateThe start date of the first business activity registered at this location.
LOCATION END DATElocation_end_datetextThe most recent end date of all business activities at the location.
LOCATIONlocation_1locationLatitude & Longitude, if present, for this business location.