December 4, 2020  
  Entrepreneurial Resources - Advice for Entrepreneurs  
  Springfield, Illinois Resources for Entrepreneurs is a daily online magazine covering small business news. We help entrepreneurs transform ideas and innovations into greatness.

Springfield, Illinois Entrepreneurial Resources

Attention Springfield, Illinois entrepreneurs! We've created a list of entrepreneurial resources in your area. If we are missing a good Springfield small business resource, please let us know.

Illinois Entrepreneurial Resources

Here's the first thing you should do. Browse our list of Illinois entrepreneurial resources that have proven to be useful to many new entrepreneurs. These state-level resources can be very useful to Springfield entrepreneurs . . . and any entrepreneurs in Illinois for that matter.

We've got lists of Illinois angel investors, information on incorporating in Illinois, Illinois VC firms and many other resources.

Use the link below to access our Illinois entrepreneurial resources:

Useful Information on Springfield, Illinois

Did you know that approximately 111,000 people live in Springfield? That's the count according to recent census data.

Springfield, Illinois

Springfield, Illinois Newspaper Advertising

Interested in advertising a Springfield, IL business? To reach Springfield 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 Springfield, Illinois.

Radio Advertising Springfield, Illinois

Radio advertising is a time-proven way to reach many prospectives customers. To steamline marketing planning and advertising budgeting for Springfield business owners, we've researched radio advertising rates in your area.

Starting a Business in Springfield, Illinois

New entrepreneurs will love our how-to-start-a-business guide that we've created for Springfield, IL.

Business Demographics for Springfield, Illinois

Springfield has more than 4,000 businesses operating within its borders. The most common types of business are shown in the table below:

Business Type# of
Full-Service Restaurants143
Limited-Service Restaurants142
Religious Organizations113
Offices of Lawyers111
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages100
Offices of Dentists84
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists)82
Business Associations69
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)65
New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders)63
Commercial Banking57
Labor Unions and Similar Labor Organizations54
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores52
Engineering Services46
Beauty Salons44
Janitorial Services42
Landscaping Services42
Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services41
Computer Systems Design Services41
Offices of Certified Public Accountants41
General Automotive Repair39
Civic and Social Organizations38
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers37
Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels36
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors36


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General Entrepreneurial Resources

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