WalletHub calls St. Louis one of the “best large cities to start a business,” giving the city very high marks for its low business costs.
Inc.com also thinks highly of St. Louis, putting the city at number 33 on its list of 50 Best Places in America for Starting a Business. The site notes that St. Louis’ rate of business creation has been increasing steadily for the past decade.
That high net entrepreneurship rate indicates a healthy economy that will continue to draw educated people with spending power, feeding both the workforce and the consumer base in the city. St. Louis is also attractive to travelers, drawing more than 25.88 million visitors (and $5.38 billion in visitor spending) every year.
FranNet’s local experts know the city well, and they’re ready to help you choose the business that’s right for you. Talk to a FranNet consultant to learn about your options and get started with your St. Louis business.