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 2,307 38,041,430 61 24242 1,605.4
Startup Colorado 536 5,187,582 103 4357 257.5
Startup Connecticut 328 3,590,347 91 1799 206.9
Startup DC 300 632,323 474 2014 69.8
Startup Delaware 69 917,092 75 375 8.7
Startup Florida 1,134 19,317,568 59 12782 1,308.8
Startup Georgia 561 9,919,945 57 4723 220.2
Startup Hawaii 84 1,392,313 60 538 18.1
Startup Idaho 32 1,595,728 20 191 9.5
Startup Illinois 630 12,875,255 49 4164 218.5
Startup Indiana 261 6,537,334 40 2358 98.1
Startup Iowa 142 3,074,186 46 799 385.3
Startup Kansas 88 2,885,905 30 507 16.6
Startup Kentucky 149 4,380,415 34 1007 35.4
Startup Louisiana 94 4,601,893 20 450 9.1
Startup Maine 25 1,329,192 19 198 31.6
Startup Maryland 674 5,884,563 115 4149 246.1
Startup Massachusetts 491 6,646,144 74 3704 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 210 6,021,988 35 1420 99.9
Startup Montana 29 1,005,141 29 130 2.9
Startup Nebraska 58 1,855,525 31 367 6.3
Startup Nevada 131 2,758,931 47 886 26.0
Startup New Hampshire 42 1,320,718 32 192 8.5
Startup New Jersey 344 8,864,590 39 2161 218.6
Startup New Mexico 66 2,085,538 32 419 23.8
Startup New York 1,168 19,570,261 60 8648 374.8
Startup North Carolina 411 9,752,073 42 3129 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 167 3,899,353 43 1110 26.0
Startup Pennsylvania 355 12,763,536 28 7242 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 93 4,723,723 20 769 30.6
Startup South Dakota 12 833,354 14 67 2.6
Startup Tennessee 228 6,456,243 35 1678 95.0
Startup Texas 1,167 26,059,203 45 7850 346.5
Startup Utah 106 2,855,287 37 790 29.2
Startup Vermont 88 626,011 141 449 12.4
Startup Virginia 686 8,185,867 84 12703 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 183 5,726,398 32 1018 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