NerdWallet, a prominent online source of information, insight and consumer-driven advice about personal finance, has listed Aberdeen, NC in its top 10 places to start a business in North Carolina.
NerdWallet's survey was based on U.S. Census data covering 121,462 businesses in 115 communities in North Carolina and ranked the communities based on two key metrics - business climate and health of the local economy (which covers factors such as median annual income, median annual housing costs and the unemployment rate.)
"Aberdeen has 540 businesses and roughly $1.5 million in average revenue per business," the NerdWallet survey identified.
Aberdeen, NC is famous for the Aberdeen Carolina & Western Railway, the largest privately held regional freight railroad in North Carolina. It's also known for its idyllic historic downtown area, unique gift shops and cafes and local business, including Aberdeen's Railhouse Brewery.
Interested in starting a business in the Town of Aberdeen? Learn more on the Moore Alive website about all the resources available for Moore County entrepreneurs.
The Town of Aberdeen and Sandhills Community College Small Business Center are partnering again this Spring to present a series of Business and Entrepreneurship seminars. The courses are free, open to the public, and cover a wide range of topics - from sales to branding to crowdfunding. All courses are held at the Aberdeen Fire Department.Read More »