Finding a city where you can build your start-up is a huge decision. Some cities are more business friendly than others, offering incentives and tax shelters. Some cities are flat-out expensive. The city is where your pool of employees will come from. You want to make sure the city has skilled people who are ready to work. The city will provide a source of inspiration and a place of recreation. Is this region oversaturated or poised for a boom in your industry? It’s hard to predict exactly what’s possible, but you should spend some time researching your options.
A successful business can grow anywhere, but according to Kiplinger, these 10 cities seem to have what it takes for startups to thrive.