August 7, 2020  
  Entrepreneurial Resources - Advice for Entrepreneurs  
  Columbia, Maryland Resources for Entrepreneurs is a daily online magazine covering small business news. We help entrepreneurs transform ideas and innovations into greatness.

Columbia, Maryland Resources for Entrepreneurs

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

Maryland Entrepreneurial Resources

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

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

Use the link below to access our Maryland entrepreneurial resources:

Useful Information on Columbia, Maryland

Did you know that approximately 88,000 people live in Columbia? That's the count according to recent census data.

Columbia, Maryland Newspaper Advertising

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

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

Starting a Business in Columbia, Maryland

We've prepared startup guides for new startup entrepreneurs in Columbia, MD. Enjoy!

Business Demographics for Columbia, Maryland

Columbia has more than 3,000 companies located within its borders. The most popular business types are delineated in the table below:

Business Type# of
Computer Systems Design Services102
Engineering Services97
Offices of Lawyers91
Limited-Service Restaurants87
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)81
Custom Computer Programming Services72
Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services65
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers59
Full-Service Restaurants58
Offices of Dentists58
Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices53
Religious Organizations52
Child Day Care Services51
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages45
Real Estate Credit44
Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers44
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences42
Janitorial Services40
Commercial Banking37
Beauty Salons35
Offices of Certified Public Accountants35
Temporary Help Services31
Residential Remodelers30
Other Computer Related Services27
Residential Property Managers26


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