August 6, 2020  
  Entrepreneurial Resources - Advice for Entrepreneurs  
  Athens, Alabama Resources for Entrepreneurs is a daily online magazine covering small business news. We help entrepreneurs transform ideas and innovations into greatness.

Athens, Alabama Resources for Entrepreneurs

Our goal is to help as many Alabama entrepreneurs as possible. You can find a growing list of resources for Athens entrepreneurs right here.

Alabama Entrepreneurial Resources

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

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

Use the link below to access our Alabama entrepreneurial resources:

Useful Information on Athens, Alabama

Did you know that approximately 18,000 people live in Athens? That's the count according to recent census data.

Athens, Alabama

Athens, Alabama Newspaper Advertising

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

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

Radio Advertising Athens, Alabama

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 Athens radio stations.

Starting a Business in Athens, Alabama

We've written startup guides for new entrepreneurs in Athens, AL. Enjoy!

Business Demographics for Athens, Alabama

Athens has more than 900 businesses operating within its borders. The most common types of business are shown in the table below:

Business Type# of
Religious Organizations43
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)42
Limited-Service Restaurants32
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores29
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors28
Full-Service Restaurants19
Offices of Lawyers19
Beauty Salons16
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages16
New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)16
Offices of Dentists15
Commercial Banking14
Landscaping Services13
Child Day Care Services12
All Other General Merchandise Stores11
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers11
Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels10
Offices of Certified Public Accountants10
Residential Remodelers10
Automotive Parts and Accessories Stores9
Consumer Lending9
Used Car Dealers9
Convenience Stores8
Furniture Stores8
General Freight Trucking, Long-Distance, Truckload8


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