7 Top Tier US Cities For Young Black Entrepreneurs

Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis has a lot going for itself. There is a thriving film, music and TV industry in the city. The music aspect is a major part of the city’s history. There also are an increasing number of bioscience and manufacturing hubs around the city. Here are some numbers: average revenue for businesses is about $53,000, and there are about eight businesses per 100 people.


Washington, D.C

Black businesses do very well in Washington, D.C. The average revenue is about $96, 000. Over the last few years, the city has become a tech hub for the educated masses in the area.

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  1. Are those unemployment rates for each city the **overall** unemployment rate?

    What's the rate for African Americans?
    Thanks for the other info!!!