Startup Density and Growth

Only when entrepreneurs like you connect with your local startup region can progress be measured and shared. Below is the current number of startups engaged in their region, broken down per million residents. Select your region to connect locally and join the national network.

 

State Startup Members Population Members
Per Million
Number of Jobs Annual Revenue
(In Millions)
Startup Alabama 77 4,822,023 16 475 11.1
Startup Alaska 15 731,449 21 61 8.0
Startup Arizona 247 6,482,505 38 1805 124.7
Startup Arkansas 83 2,949,131 28 497 14.3
Startup California 2,273 38,041,430 60 24030 1,602.5
Startup Colorado 525 5,187,582 101 4283 252.4
Startup Connecticut 328 3,590,347 91 1798 206.8
Startup DC 294 632,323 465 1979 69.6
Startup Delaware 67 917,092 73 364 8.3
Startup Florida 1,124 19,317,568 58 12724 1,306.1
Startup Georgia 554 9,919,945 56 4691 219.9
Startup Hawaii 84 1,392,313 60 538 18.1
Startup Idaho 32 1,595,728 20 191 9.5
Startup Illinois 623 12,875,255 48 4114 217.3
Startup Indiana 259 6,537,334 40 2351 98.1
Startup Iowa 142 3,074,186 46 799 385.3
Startup Kansas 88 2,885,905 30 507 16.6
Startup Kentucky 149 4,380,415 34 1008 34.3
Startup Louisiana 90 4,601,893 20 419 7.6
Startup Maine 25 1,329,192 19 198 31.6
Startup Maryland 673 5,884,563 114 4145 246.1
Startup Massachusetts 488 6,646,144 73 3690 154.4
Startup Michigan 321 9,883,360 32 2007 86.3
Startup Minnesota 128 5,379,139 24 680 17.5
Startup Mississippi 35 2,984,926 12 189 8.8
Startup Missouri 208 6,021,988 35 1413 99.8
Startup Montana 29 1,005,141 29 130 2.9
Startup Nebraska 57 1,855,525 31 360 6.2
Startup Nevada 128 2,758,931 46 866 26.0
Startup New Hampshire 42 1,320,718 32 192 8.5
Startup New Jersey 342 8,864,590 39 2153 218.6
Startup New Mexico 66 2,085,538 32 419 23.8
Startup New York 1,159 19,570,261 59 8590 373.9
Startup North Carolina 406 9,752,073 42 3104 113.2
Startup North Dakota 9 699,628 13 50 1.2
Startup Ohio 271 11,544,225 23 1860 207.1
Startup Oklahoma 50 3,814,820 13 252 5.3
Startup Oregon 162 3,899,353 42 1101 26.0
Startup Pennsylvania 350 12,763,536 27 7232 94.0
Startup Puerto Rico 44 3,667,084 12 290 5.9
Startup Rhode Island 116 1,050,292 110 703 37.4
Startup South Carolina 91 4,723,723 19 760 42.4
Startup South Dakota 10 833,354 12 52 2.2
Startup Tennessee 226 6,456,243 35 1668 94.8
Startup Texas 1,148 26,059,203 44 7755 345.0
Startup Utah 100 2,855,287 35 684 25.3
Startup Vermont 86 626,011 137 436 12.3
Startup Virginia 682 8,185,867 83 7686 463.0
Startup Washington 311 6,897,012 45 2012 48.9
Startup West Virginia 23 1,855,413 12 114 7.1
Startup Wisconsin 181 5,726,398 32 1007 33.8
Startup Wyoming 13 576,412 23 86 6.7

 

Population Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division
Table 1 - Annual Estimates of the Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico: Population Estimate July 1, 2012 (NST-EST2012-01)
Release Date: December 2012