December 1, 2020  
  Entrepreneurial Resources - Advice for Entrepreneurs  
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Akron, Ohio Resources for Entrepreneurs

Help is on the way, Ohio entrepreneurs! Our team is assembling a list of entrepreneurial resources in the Akron area.

Ohio Entrepreneurial Resources

Start by looking at our statewide resources. We are constantly updating our list of state resources for Ohio. These state-level resources can be very useful to Akron entrepreneurs . . . and any entrepreneurs in Ohio for that matter.

You'll find information on Ohio business incubators, Ohio venture capitalists, angel investors in Ohio and many other useful resources.

Use the link below to access our Ohio entrepreneurial resources:

Useful Information on Akron, Ohio

Did you know that approximately 217,000 people live in Akron? That's the count according to recent census data.

Akron, Ohio Newspaper Advertising

Do you want to advertise your Akron, OH small business? We would highly recommend that consider advertising in local newspapers to reach Akron consumers.

To make your life a little bit easier, we've assembled newspaper advertising rates for newspapers in Akron, Ohio.

Radio Advertising Akron, Ohio

If you are interested in radio advertising in the area, we've done a little bit of the work for you already. We've gathered information on radio advertising prices for Akron radio stations.

Starting a Business in Akron, Ohio

We've written startup guides for new entrepreneurs in Akron, OH. Enjoy!

Business Demographics for Akron, Ohio

Akron has more than 7,000 businesses. The table below contains business types with the largest number of businesses operating in Akron:

Business Type# of
Limited-Service Restaurants250
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)248
Offices of Lawyers233
Religious Organizations200
Full-Service Restaurants158
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages133
Offices of Dentists116
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)109
Beauty Salons101
Commercial Banking96
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores80
Landscaping Services73
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors67
Child Day Care Services63
General Automotive Repair63
Civic and Social Organizations61
Engineering Services60
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers60
Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores60
Janitorial Services58
New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)57
Offices of Certified Public Accountants57
Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices56
Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers51
Residential Remodelers50


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