The US Census Bureau | provides detailed, demographic information including population, age and sex, health, education, race, housing, income and the economy. Visit these two Census bureau sites for quick-facts and guided queries: American Fact Finder | factfinder2.Run guided queries.
Quick Facts | census.gov/quickfacts Quick Facts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more.
NC Biotechnology Center | Supports biotechnology research, business and education statewide NC Department of Commerce | NC Rural Databank | ncruralcenter.org/databank/Statistical information on North Carolina’s rural counties NC Secretary of State – Corporations Division | secretary.us/corporations Responsible for the examination, custody and maintenance of the legal documents filed by corporations, limited partnerships and limited liability companies in NC NC State Data Center | via Free population, economic, and income data as well as county profiles and rankings.
NC State Demographics | via Free state, county, and municipal population estimates and projections by year, age, race, and sex.
State Demographics | via Free state, county, and municipal population estimates and projections by year, age, race, and sex.
Fintel Scorecard | Compare your company to others in the industry based on 9 core ratios TOP Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh | carnegielibrary.org/services/for-businesses/entrepreneurs-and-small-businesses/business-plans-index/ Guide to business plans by type of business Entrepreneur Magazine has a wealth of useful information about business plan writing.
Hoover’s Company Profiles | via Free information on over 40,000 companies, including company overview, industry information, leadership and historical financials.
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