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Iowa Entrepreneurial Resources
Start by looking at our statewide resources. We are constantly updating our list of state resources for Iowa. These state-level resources can be very useful to Ames entrepreneurs . . . and any entrepreneurs in Iowa for that matter.
You'll find information on Iowa business incubators, Iowa venture capitalists, angel investors in Iowa and many other useful resources.
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Useful Information on Ames, Iowa
Did you know that approximately 50,000 people live in Ames? That's the count according to recent census data.
Ames, Iowa Newspaper Advertising
Do you want to advertise your Ames, IA small business? We would highly recommend that consider advertising in local newspapers to reach Ames consumers.
To make your life a little bit easier, we've assembled newspaper advertising rates for newspapers in Ames, Iowa.
Radio Advertising Ames, Iowa
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 Ames radio stations.
Starting a Business in Ames, Iowa
We've written startup guides for new entrepreneurs in Ames, IA. Enjoy!
Business Demographics for Ames, Iowa
Ames has more than 1,000 businesses operating within its borders. The most common types of business are shown in the table below:
|Business Type||# of|
|Insurance Agencies and Brokerages||28|
|Rooming and Boarding Houses||25|
|New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)||23|
|Offices of Dentists||22|
|Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores||19|
|Civic and Social Organizations||17|
|Custom Computer Programming Services||17|
|Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers||17|
|Child Day Care Services||16|
|Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)||15|
|General Automotive Repair||15|
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors||15|
|Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels||13|
|Lessors of Residential Buildings and Dwellings||13|
|Offices of Chiropractors||13|
|Residential Property Managers||13|
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