July 15, 2020  
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  Grand Rapids, Michigan Resources for Entrepreneurs  
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Grand Rapids, Michigan Resources for Entrepreneurs

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

Michigan Entrepreneurial Resources

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

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

Use the link below to access our Michigan entrepreneurial resources:

Useful Information on Grand Rapids, Michigan

Did you know that approximately 197,000 people live in Grand Rapids? That's the count according to recent census data.

Grand Rapids, Michigan Newspaper Advertising

Want to advertise a Grand Rapids, MI business? If you are already doing business in Grand Rapids, 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 Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Radio Advertising Grand Rapids, Michigan

The power of radio advertising should never be underestimated. To make life a little easier for Grand Rapids business owners, we've assembled a list of radio advertising costs in your area.

Starting a Business in Grand Rapids, Michigan

If you are a first-time entrepreneur, just getting into business for the first time, we've written a guide for starting a business in Grand Rapids, MI.

Business Demographics for Grand Rapids, Michigan

Grand Rapids has more than 10,000 businesses operating within its borders. The most common types of business are shown in the table below:

Business Type# of
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)285
Religious Organizations275
Full-Service Restaurants252
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages247
Limited-Service Restaurants247
Offices of Lawyers235
Offices of Dentists204
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers121
Commercial Banking118
Beauty Salons117
Industrial Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers99
Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices97
Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers96
General Automotive Repair95
Engineering Services91
Janitorial Services86
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors86
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores83
Offices of Certified Public Accountants80
Landscaping Services79
Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores78
Child Day Care Services76
Professional Employer Organizations75
Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services73
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)73


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