July 5, 2020  
  Entrepreneurial Resources - Advice for Entrepreneurs  
  Pontiac, Illinois Resources for Entrepreneurs  
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Pontiac, Illinois Entrepreneurial Resources

Attention Pontiac, Illinois entrepreneurs! We've created a list of entrepreneurial resources in your area. If we are missing a good Pontiac small business 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 Pontiac 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 Pontiac, Illinois

Did you know that approximately 11,000 people live in Pontiac? That's the count according to recent census data.

Pontiac, Illinois

Pontiac, Illinois Newspaper Advertising

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

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

Radio Advertising Pontiac, 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 Pontiac radio stations.

Starting a Business in Pontiac, Illinois

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

Business Demographics for Pontiac, Illinois

Pontiac has more than 300 businesses operating within its borders. The most common types of business are shown in the table below:

Business Type# of
Full-Service Restaurants15
Religious Organizations15
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages13
Offices of Lawyers13
Limited-Service Restaurants12
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)9
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores7
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors7
Commercial Banking6
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)6
General Automotive Repair6
Residential Mental Retardation Facilities6
Electrical Contractors5
New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)5
Residential Remodelers5
Consumer Lending4
Civic and Social Organizations4
Commercial Lithographic Printing4
General Freight Trucking, Local4
New Car Dealers4
Other Gasoline Stations4
Used Merchandise Stores4
Commercial and Institutional Building Construction3
Funeral Homes and Funeral Services3
Gift, Novelty, and Souvenir Stores3


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