Entrepreneurs looking to start a small business in a small city have some of the best options for locations right here in South Florida. According to a new report by Verizon Business, Delray Beach came in at Number 5 for small businesses in the United States. Verizon´s report evaluated 300 cities across the country with populations between 50,000 and 75,000.
Factors considered in Verizon’s study include population, education, travel time to work, income per capita, loans per capita, broadband access and tax scores. Delray Beach is a happy Floridian medium with the shortest average commute time. It enjoys a thriving industry of restaurants, nightclubs, retail shops, and art galleries, which is important to keep in mind when considering where to put any business’s roots down.