November 25, 2020  
  Entrepreneurial Resources - Advice for Entrepreneurs  
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Providence, Rhode Island Resources for Entrepreneurs

Help is on the way, Rhode Island entrepreneurs! Our team is assembling a list of entrepreneurial resources in the Providence area.

Rhode Island Entrepreneurial Resources

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

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

Use the link below to access our Rhode Island entrepreneurial resources:

Useful Information on Providence, Rhode Island

Did you know that approximately 173,000 people live in Providence? That's the count according to recent census data.

Providence, Rhode Island Newspaper Advertising

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

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

Radio Advertising Providence, Rhode Island

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 Providence radio stations.

Starting a Business in Providence, Rhode Island

We've created startup guides for new entrepreneurs in Providence, RI. Enjoy!

Business Demographics for Providence, Rhode Island

Providence has more than 5,000 businesses operating within its borders. The most common types of business are shown in the table below:

Business Type# of
Offices of Lawyers356
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)239
Full-Service Restaurants210
Limited-Service Restaurants174
Religious Organizations113
Beauty Salons96
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)85
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages74
Offices of Dentists69
Snack and Nonalcoholic Beverage Bars67
Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores65
Lessors of Residential Buildings and Dwellings60
Offices of Certified Public Accountants58
Beer, Wine, and Liquor Stores54
Commercial Banking54
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers49
Residential Remodelers48
Temporary Help Services46
Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services44
Child Day Care Services44
Convenience Stores44
Costume Jewelry and Novelty Manufacturing44
Civic and Social Organizations43
General Automotive Repair43
Graphic Design Services43


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General Entrepreneurial Resources

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