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 78 4,822,023 16 476 11.1
Startup Alaska 15 731,449 21 61 8.0
Startup Arizona 250 6,482,505 39 1838 125.1
Startup Arkansas 83 2,949,131 28 497 14.3
Startup California 2,288 38,041,430 60 24158 1,604.8
Startup Colorado 528 5,187,582 102 4299 253.9
Startup Connecticut 328 3,590,347 91 1798 206.8
Startup DC 298 632,323 471 2000 69.7
Startup Delaware 68 917,092 74 373 8.6
Startup Florida 1,129 19,317,568 58 12747 1,307.3
Startup Georgia 560 9,919,945 56 4721 220.2
Startup Hawaii 84 1,392,313 60 538 18.1
Startup Idaho 32 1,595,728 20 191 9.5
Startup Illinois 628 12,875,255 49 4153 218.2
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 150 4,380,415 34 1011 35.4
Startup Louisiana 91 4,601,893 20 422 7.6
Startup Maine 25 1,329,192 19 198 31.6
Startup Maryland 674 5,884,563 115 4149 246.1
Startup Massachusetts 489 6,646,144 74 3698 154.4
Startup Michigan 323 9,883,360 33 2023 86.6
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 1,160 19,570,261 59 8599 374.1
Startup North Carolina 408 9,752,073 42 3109 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 166 3,899,353 43 1108 26.0
Startup Pennsylvania 353 12,763,536 28 7239 94.1
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 91 4,723,723 19 761 30.5
Startup South Dakota 10 833,354 12 52 2.2
Startup Tennessee 227 6,456,243 35 1671 94.8
Startup Texas 1,158 26,059,203 44 7804 346.3
Startup Utah 102 2,855,287 36 695 25.5
Startup Vermont 88 626,011 141 449 12.4
Startup Virginia 684 8,185,867 84 7695 463.4
Startup Washington 312 6,897,012 45 2014 48.9
Startup West Virginia 23 1,855,413 12 114 7.1
Startup Wisconsin 182 5,726,398 32 1009 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