August 7, 2020  
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Pekin, Illinois Entrepreneur Resources

Good news for Illinois entrepreneurs! We've assembled a list of entrepreneurial resources for small businesses in your area. If we are missing a good Pekin resource, please let us know.

Illinois Entrepreneurial Resources

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

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

Use the link below to access our Illinois entrepreneurial resources:

Useful Information on Pekin, Illinois

Did you know that approximately 33,000 people live in Pekin? That's the count according to recent census data.

Pekin, Illinois

Pekin, Illinois Newspaper Advertising

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

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

Radio Advertising Pekin, Illinois

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 Pekin radio stations.

Starting a Business in Pekin, Illinois

We've created startup guides for new entrepreneurs in Pekin, IL. Enjoy!

Business Demographics for Pekin, Illinois

Pekin has more than 800 businesses operating within its borders. The most common types of business are shown in the table below:

Business Type# of
Limited-Service Restaurants32
Full-Service Restaurants29
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)24
Religious Organizations24
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages23
Offices of Lawyers19
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)16
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores16
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors15
Beauty Salons14
Commercial Banking14
Offices of Dentists14
New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)12
Civic and Social Organizations10
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers10
Consumer Lending9
Janitorial Services9
Landscaping Services9
Offices of Chiropractors9
Automotive Body, Paint, and Interior Repair and Maintenance8
All Other General Merchandise Stores8
New Car Dealers8
Residential Remodelers8
Used Car Dealers8
Automotive Parts and Accessories Stores7


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