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Virginia Entrepreneurial Resources
Here's the first thing you should do. Browse our list of Virginia entrepreneurial resources that have proven to be useful to many new entrepreneurs. These state-level resources can be very useful to Roanoke entrepreneurs . . . and any entrepreneurs in Virginia for that matter.
We've got lists of Virginia angel investors, information on incorporating in Virginia, Virginia VC firms and many other resources.
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Useful Information on Roanoke, Virginia
Did you know that approximately 94,000 people live in Roanoke? That's the count according to recent census data.
Roanoke, Virginia Newspaper Advertising
Interested in advertising a Roanoke, VA business? To reach Roanoke customers, newspaper advertising can be very effective.
To make your life a little easier, we've gathered up the newspaper advertising rates for newspapers in Roanoke, Virginia.
Radio Advertising Roanoke, Virginia
Radio advertising is a time-proven way to reach many prospectives customers. To steamline marketing planning and advertising budgeting for Roanoke business owners, we've researched radio advertising rates in your area.
Starting a Business in Roanoke, Virginia
New entrepreneurs will enjoy our how-to-start-a-business guide that we've created for Roanoke, VA.
Business Demographics for Roanoke, Virginia
Roanoke 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 Lawyers||129|
|Insurance Agencies and Brokerages||128|
|Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)||103|
|Offices of Dentists||77|
|Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores||64|
|New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)||63|
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors||63|
|General Automotive Repair||61|
|Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers||56|
|Child Day Care Services||53|
|Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices||45|
|Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers||40|
|Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels||39|
|Offices of Certified Public Accountants||38|
|Lessors of Residential Buildings and Dwellings||36|
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