November 25, 2020  
  Entrepreneurial Resources - Advice for Entrepreneurs  
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Salem, Virginia Entrepreneur Resources

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

Virginia Entrepreneurial Resources

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

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

Use the link below to access our Virginia entrepreneurial resources:

Useful Information on Salem, Virginia

Did you know that approximately 24,000 people live in Salem? That's the count according to recent census data.

Salem, Virginia Newspaper Advertising

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

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

Starting a Business in Salem, Virginia

We've created startup guides for new entrepreneurs in Salem, VA. Enjoy!

Business Demographics for Salem, Virginia

Salem has more than 1,000 businesses. The table below contains business types with the largest number of businesses operating in Salem:

Business Type# of
Limited-Service Restaurants37
Religious Organizations31
Full-Service Restaurants29
General Automotive Repair27
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages25
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)23
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors22
Beauty Salons21
Offices of Lawyers21
Commercial Banking19
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores16
New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)16
Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels15
Industrial Machinery and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers13
Janitorial Services13
Offices of Dentists13
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers13
Masonry Contractors12
Residential Remodelers12
Automotive Body, Paint, and Interior Repair and Maintenance11
Machine Shops10
New Car Dealers10
Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers10
Child Day Care Services9
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance9


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General Entrepreneurial Resources

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