Another Texas town named among “20 Best Small Cities to Start a Business.”
Looking to start a new Texas business or expand your current one?
Then you might want to think small. According to a new report by WalletHub ahead of National Small Business Week, Deer Park ranks as the No. 15 best small city in which to start a business.
“To identify the most business-friendly small markets in which to launch a new venture, WalletHub’s analysts compared 1,268 small-sized cities across 15 key metrics,” according to the report. “Our data set ranges from ‘average growth in number of small businesses’ and ‘prevalence of investors’ to ‘office-space affordability’ and ‘corporate taxes.’
In addition, the study’s authors found that Weslaco boasted the lowest cost-of-living index, one that is six times lower than Beverly Hills, Calif., which reported the highest.