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May 25, 2019  
 
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Pharmacies and Drug Stores

Pharmacies and Drug Stores are a well-established type of venture to start. In fact, across the entire United States, there are more than 40,000 Pharmacies and Drug Stores. Given the current population of the United States, each one of those Pharmacies and Drug Stores serves about 7,500 citizens on average. According to national labor statistics, Pharmacies and Drug Stores will typically employ 20 to 49 employees. As such, Pharmacies and Drug Stores are a noteworthy contributor to the small business economy.

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States with Pharmacies and Drug Stores
(Ordered by # per 100,000 Residents)

  State Businesses Businesses per 100K Residents
1. North Dakota 157 24.51
2. Mississippi 578 20.40
3. Alabama 890 20.03
4. Arkansas 523 19.58
5. West Virginia 349 19.44
6. New York 3,683 19.41
7. Louisiana 840 18.82
8. Kentucky 755 18.70
9. New Jersey 1,492 17.73
10. Pennsylvania 2,130 17.34
11. Tennessee 981 17.27
12. Vermont 105 17.25
13. Oklahoma 592 17.16
14. Delaware 133 16.97
15. South Carolina 673 16.78
16. Nebraska 286 16.72
17. North Carolina 1,340 16.65
18. South Dakota 122 16.26
19. Georgia 1,307 16.19
20. Florida 2,460 15.39
21. Iowa 448 15.31
22. Kansas 408 15.18
23. Rhode Island 159 15.17
24. Michigan 1,505 15.14
25. District of Columbia 84 14.82
26. Connecticut 490 14.63
27. Montana 126 13.99
28. Maine 177 13.92
29. Wisconsin 740 13.80
30. Massachusetts 876 13.80
31. New Hampshire 165 13.35
32. Ohio 1,507 13.31
33. Maryland 698 13.18
34. Missouri 730 13.05
35. Illinois 1,615 13.01
36. Indiana 789 12.98
37. Virginia 914 12.91
38. Wyoming 62 12.62
39. Minnesota 605 12.31
40. California 3,995 11.80
41. Texas 2,403 11.53
42. Washington 660 11.27
43. Nevada 211 10.58
44. Idaho 136 10.53
45. Oregon 337 9.87
46. Hawaii 111 9.16
47. Arizona 441 8.60
48. New Mexico 153 8.44
49. Utah 184 8.25
50. Colorado 352 8.18
51. Alaska 32 5.12

Number of Pharmacies and Drug Stores by Number of Employees
(Data for Entire United States)

RangeNumber of Employees
1 to 47705
5 to 97402
10 to 1910783
20 to 4911956
50 to 992542
100 to 249135
250 to 49916
500 to 9995
1000 or more0

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