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State of Minority Business Enterprise (SMOBE) Data by Various U.S. Cities, 1997

About 4-in-10 located in 10 metropolitan areas Reflecting the patterns seen in states, almost 4-in-10 minority owned firms could be found in the following metro areas: Los Angeles-Long Beach, Calif.; New York, N.Y.; Miami, Fla.; Washington, D.C.-MD.-Va.-W.Va.; Chicago, Ill.; Houston,Texas; Orange County, Calif.;Atlanta, Ga.; Riverside-San Bernardino, Calif.; and San Francisco, Calif. Download...

Minority-Owned Businesses in the U.S., 2007

Minority-owned businesses were largely concentrated in California, Texas, Florida and New York, representing 55 percent of all minority-owned businesses in the United States. Among the top four states, Texas and Florida gained a larger concentration of minority-owned businesses, from 12 percent in 2002 to 13 percent in 2007, and from 10 percent in 2002 to 12 percent in 2007, respectively. Download...