Survey findings and summary

Thumbtack, in partnership with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, has released San Antonio's results from the third annual Thumbtack.com Small Business Friendliness Survey. The study, drawing upon data from over 12,000 small business owners, provides new insights into state and local business environments across the nation.

"After a two-month survey of thousands of small business owners nationwide, San Antonio emerged as one of the top ten places in the country for small business," says Jon Lieber, Chief Economist of Thumbtack. "Creating a business climate that is welcoming to small, dynamic businesses is more important than ever, and for small businesses looking for a supportive, friendly community to start up or grow, San Antonio is one of the best of the 82 cities that we examined."

Some of the key findings for San Antonio include:

A copy of the survey's full methodology and analysis paper is available upon request. Please email Thumbtack's Chief Economist, Jon Lieber, at jon.lieber@thumbtack.com for a copy of the paper and with any questions or comments you might have.

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