November 29, 2020  
  Entrepreneurial Resources - Advice for Entrepreneurs  
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Rockford, Illinois Resources for Entrepreneurs

Our goal is to help as many Illinois entrepreneurs as possible. You can find a growing list of resources for Rockford entrepreneurs right here.

Illinois Entrepreneurial Resources

This is Step One. If you haven't already done so, browse our list of Illinois entrepreneurial resources. These state-level resources can be very useful to Rockford entrepreneurs . . . and any entrepreneurs in Illinois for that matter.

We've got information on venture capital groups in Illinois, Illinois angel investors, instructions on how to incorporate in Illinois and much more.

Use the link below to access our Illinois entrepreneurial resources:

Useful Information on Rockford, Illinois

Did you know that approximately 150,000 people live in Rockford? That's the count according to recent census data.

Rockford, Illinois

Rockford, Illinois Newspaper Advertising

Want to advertise a Rockford, IL business? If you are already doing business in Rockford, it's important to get the word out and attract new customers. Newspaper advertising is a proven way to bring in new business.

Fortunately, we've made it easy to find out how much newspaper advertising costs in Rockford, Illinois.

Radio Advertising Rockford, Illinois

The power of radio advertising should never be underestimated. To make life a little easier for Rockford business owners, we've assembled a list of radio advertising costs in your area.

Starting a Business in Rockford, Illinois

If you are a new entrepreneur, just going into business for the first time, we've written a guide for starting a business in Rockford, IL.

Business Demographics for Rockford, Illinois

Rockford has more than 4,000 businesses. The table below contains business types with the largest number of businesses operating in Rockford:

Business Type# of
Full-Service Restaurants152
Offices of Lawyers146
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)129
Religious Organizations122
Limited-Service Restaurants121
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages106
Offices of Dentists91
Machine Shops77
General Automotive Repair64
Commercial Banking61
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores56
Landscaping Services55
Industrial Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers52
Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores43
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers42
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)41
Beauty Salons40
Janitorial Services39
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors39
Engineering Services38
Offices of Certified Public Accountants37
Civic and Social Organizations36
Residential Mental Retardation Facilities34
Securities Brokerage34
Electrical Contractors33


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