Billings: Great Place to Start Business
Billings was ranked as the #4 medium city where Americans are most likely to start a new business, according to a new AdvisorSmith study.
Billings had 3.8 new businesses started per 1000 people, which was 65% above the national average.
Billings ranked #6 nationwide, beating out Great Falls (#23), Lewiston, ID (#25), and Boise, ID (#28).
There were approximately 5400 businesses in Billings with at least 1 employee.
The top medium cities for new business starts were:
- Boulder, CO
- Coeur d’Alene, ID
- St. George, UT
- Billings, MT
- Bend, OR
- Bellingham, WA
- Naples, FL
- Barnstable Town, MA
- Wilmington, NC
- Midland, TX