Tennessee has 471,316 small businesses, according to the most current federal data available.
Of those 471,316 small businesses in Tennessee, 106,729 have employees. The remaining 364,587 are Tennessee small businesses that have no employees.
These small business statistics for Tennessee do not include all self-employed individuals working in Tennessee. According to the latest Federal data, the number of self-employed persons in Tennessee (including incorporated companies that file via Schedule C) was 289,202.
We hope this information is helpful to those of you who are selling to small businesses. Please note that more current small business statistics for Tennessee may be available. To get the latest small business statistics, visit www.sba.gov/advo/research/. If you are intererest in buying small business leads, please read our article on Buying Lead Databases Online.
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