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 2,332 38,041,430 61 24458 1,751.1
Startup Colorado 543 5,187,582 105 4402 259.5
Startup Connecticut 332 3,590,347 92 1833 209.9
Startup DC 300 632,323 474 2014 69.8
Startup Delaware 71 917,092 77 392 14.7
Startup Florida 1,139 19,317,568 59 12808 1,309.3
Startup Georgia 565 9,919,945 57 4748 220.5
Startup Hawaii 84 1,392,313 60 538 18.1
Startup Idaho 34 1,595,728 21 205 9.5
Startup Illinois 636 12,875,255 49 4200 218.6
Startup Indiana 262 6,537,334 40 2362 98.2
Startup Iowa 145 3,074,186 47 807 385.3
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 679 5,884,563 115 4188 247.6
Startup Massachusetts 495 6,646,144 74 3736 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 59 1,855,525 32 373 18.3
Startup Nevada 132 2,758,931 48 891 26.0
Startup New Hampshire 43 1,320,718 33 197 8.5
Startup New Jersey 349 8,864,590 39 2264 220.0
Startup New Mexico 67 2,085,538 32 423 24.1
Startup New York 1,182 19,570,261 60 8732 375.5
Startup North Carolina 413 9,752,073 42 3136 131.3
Startup North Dakota 9 699,628 13 50 1.2
Startup Ohio 276 11,544,225 24 1888 212.2
Startup Oklahoma 51 3,814,820 13 256 5.3
Startup Oregon 168 3,899,353 43 1113 26.0
Startup Pennsylvania 356 12,763,536 28 7266 94.4
Startup Puerto Rico 46 3,667,084 13 294 6.5
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 1,176 26,059,203 45 7885 347.5
Startup Utah 107 2,855,287 37 792 29.2
Startup Vermont 91 626,011 145 455 12.4
Startup Virginia 692 8,185,867 85 12748 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 187 5,726,398 33 1039 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