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Small Business Gets Big

May 12, 2014

Wondering where small businesses are performing the best in the United States? According to recent data the answers might surprise you.

Recently Biz2Credit analyzed over 12,000 businesses with less than 250 employees and less than $10 million in annual revenues from across the country that have been in operation for more than 1 year. According to these figures the average business in Riverside-San Bernardino, California has the highest annual revenue with Portland, Oregon following up in second place. Additionally the report examines credit scores, providing a look into where businesses are flourishing with a stable base. Unsurprisingly the businesses with the highest average credit scores are centered around technology hubs throughout the US, with San Jose and Denver currently leading the way.

 

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Small Business Gets Big

The Top US Cities for Small Businesses

Top Cities in the US based on Annual Revenue

  1. $1,215,845 - Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA
  2. $1,007,506 - Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA
  3. $800,638 - Jacksonville, FL
  4. $752,154 - Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA
  5. $730,013 - Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI
  6. $574,801 - New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
  7. $541,797 - Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
  8. $499,811 - San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA
  9. $497,677 - Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
  10. $482,434 - Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO
  11. $419,636 - Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA
  12. $384,282 - Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA
  13. $375,856 - Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL
  14. $374,996 - Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
  15. $341,051 - Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
  16. $305,051 - Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC
  17. $274,164 - San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA
  18. $245,311 - Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN
  19. $240,033 - Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX
  20. $230,795 - Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ
  21. $224,982 - Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
  22. $216,435 - Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
  23. $210,676 - Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL
  24. $197,535 - San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX
  25. $195,413 - Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL

 

Top Cities Based on Credit Score

  1. 685 - San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA
  2. 649 - Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO
  3. 649 - Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV
  4. 641 - Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA
  5. 637 - San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

 

Source: Biz2Credit

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