November 24, 2020  
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Des Plaines, Illinois Resources for Entrepreneurs

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

Illinois Entrepreneurial Resources

This is Step One. If you haven't already done so, browse our list of Illinois entrepreneurial resources. These state-level resources can be very useful to Des Plaines entrepreneurs . . . and any entrepreneurs in Illinois for that matter.

We've got information on venture capital groups in Illinois, Illinois angel investors, instructions on how to incorporate in Illinois and much more.

Use the link below to access our Illinois entrepreneurial resources:

Useful Information on Des Plaines, Illinois

Did you know that approximately 58,000 people live in Des Plaines? That's the count according to recent census data.

Des Plaines, Illinois

Des Plaines, Illinois Newspaper Advertising

Want to advertise a Des Plaines, IL business? If you are already doing business in Des Plaines, it's important to get the word out and attract new customers. Newspaper advertising is a proven way to bring in new business.

Fortunately, we've made it easy to find out how much newspaper advertising costs in Des Plaines, Illinois.

Starting a Business in Des Plaines, Illinois

If you are a newbie entrepreneur, just getting into business for the first time, we've written a guide for starting a business in Des Plaines, IL.

Business Demographics for Des Plaines, Illinois

Des Plaines has more than 2,000 companies located within its borders. The most popular business types are delineated in the table below:

Business Type# of
Full-Service Restaurants75
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)70
Limited-Service Restaurants67
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages55
Residential Remodelers54
Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices48
Offices of Dentists44
Offices of Lawyers40
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors39
General Automotive Repair38
Landscaping Services38
New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)34
Janitorial Services33
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers33
Custom Computer Programming Services31
Freight Transportation Arrangement31
Electrical Contractors30
Engineering Services30
Religious Organizations30
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores29
Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services27
Computer Systems Design Services27
Temporary Help Services26
Offices of Certified Public Accountants25
Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers25


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General Entrepreneurial Resources

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