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 79 4,822,023 16 478 11.1
Startup Alaska 15 731,449 21 61 8.0
Startup Arizona 251 6,482,505 39 1855 125.3
Startup Arkansas 84 2,949,131 28 499 14.3
Startup California 2,316 38,041,430 61 24314 1,749.8
Startup Colorado 538 5,187,582 104 4371 259.3
Startup Connecticut 328 3,590,347 91 1808 207.7
Startup DC 300 632,323 474 2014 69.8
Startup Delaware 70 917,092 76 381 8.7
Startup Florida 1,136 19,317,568 59 12791 1,309.1
Startup Georgia 563 9,919,945 57 4736 220.2
Startup Hawaii 84 1,392,313 60 538 18.1
Startup Idaho 33 1,595,728 21 193 9.5
Startup Illinois 633 12,875,255 49 4191 218.5
Startup Indiana 261 6,537,334 40 2358 98.1
Startup Iowa 143 3,074,186 47 801 385.3
Startup Kansas 88 2,885,905 30 507 16.6
Startup Kentucky 150 4,380,415 34 1013 35.4
Startup Louisiana 94 4,601,893 20 450 9.1
Startup Maine 25 1,329,192 19 198 31.6
Startup Maryland 676 5,884,563 115 4155 246.1
Startup Massachusetts 493 6,646,144 74 3726 154.4
Startup Michigan 324 9,883,360 33 2026 86.6
Startup Minnesota 130 5,379,139 24 687 17.5
Startup Mississippi 35 2,984,926 12 189 8.8
Startup Missouri 211 6,021,988 35 1422 99.9
Startup Montana 29 1,005,141 29 130 2.9
Startup Nebraska 58 1,855,525 31 367 6.3
Startup Nevada 132 2,758,931 48 891 26.0
Startup New Hampshire 42 1,320,718 32 192 8.5
Startup New Jersey 345 8,864,590 39 2165 219.0
Startup New Mexico 67 2,085,538 32 423 24.1
Startup New York 1,172 19,570,261 60 8669 375.0
Startup North Carolina 412 9,752,073 42 3132 113.3
Startup North Dakota 9 699,628 13 50 1.2
Startup Ohio 275 11,544,225 24 1885 212.2
Startup Oklahoma 50 3,814,820 13 252 5.3
Startup Oregon 167 3,899,353 43 1110 26.0
Startup Pennsylvania 356 12,763,536 28 7266 94.4
Startup Puerto Rico 45 3,667,084 12 292 5.9
Startup Rhode Island 116 1,050,292 110 703 37.4
Startup South Carolina 93 4,723,723 20 769 30.6
Startup South Dakota 12 833,354 14 72 2.6
Startup Tennessee 229 6,456,243 35 1683 95.1
Startup Texas 1,171 26,059,203 45 7873 346.7
Startup Utah 106 2,855,287 37 790 29.2
Startup Vermont 88 626,011 141 449 12.4
Startup Virginia 688 8,185,867 84 12723 469.7
Startup Washington 314 6,897,012 46 2022 49.0
Startup West Virginia 23 1,855,413 12 114 7.1
Startup Wisconsin 186 5,726,398 32 1037 34.2
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