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 82 4,822,023 17 496 11.2
Startup Alaska 16 731,449 22 63 8.0
Startup Arizona 257 6,482,505 40 1892 125.4
Startup Arkansas 85 2,949,131 29 501 14.3
Startup California 2,382 38,041,430 63 25724 1,766.5
Startup Colorado 567 5,187,582 109 4734 260.6
Startup Connecticut 332 3,590,347 92 1833 209.9
Startup DC 308 632,323 487 2053 70.6
Startup Delaware 73 917,092 80 409 14.9
Startup Florida 1,158 19,317,568 60 12963 1,312.6
Startup Georgia 570 9,919,945 57 4766 220.5
Startup Hawaii 84 1,392,313 60 538 18.1
Startup Idaho 37 1,595,728 23 219 9.7
Startup Illinois 645 12,875,255 50 4241 223.1
Startup Indiana 263 6,537,334 40 2363 98.2
Startup Iowa 149 3,074,186 48 821 385.3
Startup Kansas 89 2,885,905 31 511 16.6
Startup Kentucky 152 4,380,415 35 1043 35.4
Startup Louisiana 95 4,601,893 21 452 9.1
Startup Maine 25 1,329,192 19 198 31.6
Startup Maryland 686 5,884,563 117 4214 247.7
Startup Massachusetts 506 6,646,144 76 3812 176.2
Startup Michigan 331 9,883,360 33 2053 87.1
Startup Minnesota 133 5,379,139 25 704 17.6
Startup Mississippi 36 2,984,926 12 193 8.8
Startup Missouri 211 6,021,988 35 1422 99.9
Startup Montana 29 1,005,141 29 130 2.9
Startup Nebraska 64 1,855,525 34 1097 21.4
Startup Nevada 134 2,758,931 49 897 26.0
Startup New Hampshire 44 1,320,718 33 200 8.9
Startup New Jersey 356 8,864,590 40 2286 220.6
Startup New Mexico 70 2,085,538 34 431 24.2
Startup New York 1,211 19,570,261 62 8905 449.3
Startup North Carolina 420 9,752,073 43 3162 131.4
Startup North Dakota 9 699,628 13 50 1.2
Startup Ohio 282 11,544,225 24 1905 212.7
Startup Oklahoma 54 3,814,820 14 266 5.4
Startup Oregon 169 3,899,353 43 1118 26.1
Startup Pennsylvania 363 12,763,536 28 7292 94.6
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 230 6,456,243 36 1686 95.1
Startup Texas 1,202 26,059,203 46 8027 631.4
Startup Utah 108 2,855,287 38 794 29.2
Startup Vermont 95 626,011 152 479 18.8
Startup Virginia 708 8,185,867 86 12805 615.6
Startup Washington 318 6,897,012 46 2044 49.8
Startup West Virginia 24 1,855,413 13 119 7.1
Startup Wisconsin 190 5,726,398 33 1047 34.2
Startup Wyoming 15 576,412 26 90 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