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 251 6,482,505 39 1855 125.3
Startup Arkansas 84 2,949,131 28 499 14.3
Startup California 2,302 38,041,430 61 24216 1,605.4
Startup Colorado 533 5,187,582 103 4336 257.5
Startup Connecticut 328 3,590,347 91 1798 206.8
Startup DC 299 632,323 473 2006 69.7
Startup Delaware 68 917,092 74 373 8.6
Startup Florida 1,131 19,317,568 59 12764 1,307.7
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 629 12,875,255 49 4161 218.4
Startup Indiana 260 6,537,334 40 2353 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 93 4,601,893 20 445 9.1
Startup Maine 25 1,329,192 19 198 31.6
Startup Maryland 674 5,884,563 115 4149 246.1
Startup Massachusetts 490 6,646,144 74 3700 154.4
Startup Michigan 323 9,883,360 33 2023 86.6
Startup Minnesota 129 5,379,139 24 686 17.5
Startup Mississippi 35 2,984,926 12 189 8.8
Startup Missouri 209 6,021,988 35 1416 99.8
Startup Montana 29 1,005,141 29 130 2.9
Startup Nebraska 57 1,855,525 31 360 6.2
Startup Nevada 131 2,758,931 47 886 26.0
Startup New Hampshire 42 1,320,718 32 192 8.5
Startup New Jersey 343 8,864,590 39 2159 218.6
Startup New Mexico 66 2,085,538 32 419 23.8
Startup New York 1,164 19,570,261 59 8617 374.1
Startup North Carolina 410 9,752,073 42 3126 113.3
Startup North Dakota 9 699,628 13 50 1.2
Startup Ohio 274 11,544,225 24 1871 207.1
Startup Oklahoma 50 3,814,820 13 252 5.3
Startup Oregon 166 3,899,353 43 1108 26.0
Startup Pennsylvania 354 12,763,536 28 7241 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 92 4,723,723 19 765 30.6
Startup South Dakota 12 833,354 14 67 2.6
Startup Tennessee 228 6,456,243 35 1678 95.0
Startup Texas 1,162 26,059,203 45 7828 346.5
Startup Utah 105 2,855,287 37 783 29.2
Startup Vermont 88 626,011 141 449 12.4
Startup Virginia 686 8,185,867 84 12700 463.4
Startup Washington 313 6,897,012 45 2016 49.0
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