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 253 6,482,505 39 1862 125.4
Startup Arkansas 84 2,949,131 28 499 14.3
Startup California 2,341 38,041,430 62 24496 1,751.5
Startup Colorado 545 5,187,582 105 4429 259.5
Startup Connecticut 332 3,590,347 92 1833 209.9
Startup DC 301 632,323 476 2022 70.6
Startup Delaware 71 917,092 77 392 14.7
Startup Florida 1,139 19,317,568 59 12808 1,309.3
Startup Georgia 566 9,919,945 57 4752 220.5
Startup Hawaii 84 1,392,313 60 538 18.1
Startup Idaho 34 1,595,728 21 205 9.5
Startup Illinois 637 12,875,255 49 4204 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 496 6,646,144 75 3752 154.4
Startup Michigan 325 9,883,360 33 2032 86.6
Startup Minnesota 131 5,379,139 24 697 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 351 8,864,590 40 2269 220.5
Startup New Mexico 67 2,085,538 32 423 24.1
Startup New York 1,188 19,570,261 61 8765 377.9
Startup North Carolina 414 9,752,073 42 3138 131.4
Startup North Dakota 9 699,628 13 50 1.2
Startup Ohio 277 11,544,225 24 1889 212.2
Startup Oklahoma 52 3,814,820 14 261 5.4
Startup Oregon 167 3,899,353 43 1105 26.0
Startup Pennsylvania 357 12,763,536 28 7269 94.5
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 1,178 26,059,203 45 7895 349.1
Startup Utah 107 2,855,287 37 792 29.2
Startup Vermont 91 626,011 145 455 12.4
Startup Virginia 693 8,185,867 85 12750 469.7
Startup Washington 314 6,897,012 46 2022 49.0
Startup West Virginia 24 1,855,413 13 119 7.1
Startup Wisconsin 187 5,726,398 33 1039 34.2
Startup Wyoming 14 576,412 24 88 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