North Chicago has made WalletHub’s list of the 30 Best Cities to Start a Small Business!

Using 15 different metrics to measure education, accessible financing, and more, their analysts compiled a list of thirty small cities in the U.S. to start your small business easily and with the most support. The neighborhoods in North Chicago ranked first on the list for exceptional Business Environment and third on the Longest Average Workweek metrics. Also incredible is North Chicago’s rank as holding the sixth highest average revenue for businesses nationally.

The interactive map below shows small cities all over the U.S. and their ranking for this study. Other states with high numbers of ranking cities are New York, California, Florida, and Connecticut.

Source: WalletHub

VEDC is honored to be partnering with the Chicagoland Business Opportunity Fund and multiple small businesses in the Chicago area to help increase entrepreneurship growth and success, and we look forward to many more incredible years of small business working to build up communities all over Illinois and America.

Read the rest of the article and see more metrics on the list here at WalletHub.