Business Statistics Database

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Note: In December 2020, the West Virginia Secretary of State’s Office revoked the business licenses of entities which had not filed their annual reports in three consecutive years. These revocations are reflected in the data for December 2020.


Date Range: 2/1/2020 through 1/31/2021






Business Statistics by County

Rankings based on number of New Businesses

County # of Businesses at Begin Date # of New Businesses Total Businesses Growth/Decline
1 2 >
OUT OF STATE 40088 3336 40835 1.86% Growth
KANAWHA 10480 1167 10544 0.61% Growth
MONONGALIA 6771 858 6922 2.23% Growth
BERKELEY 5044 847 5347 6.01% Growth
CABELL 4313 583 4415 2.36% Growth
WOOD 3547 386 3571 0.68% Growth
HARRISON 3442 392 3468 0.76% Growth
RALEIGH 3257 378 3237 -0.61% Decline
JEFFERSON 3033 497 3227 6.40% Growth
PUTNAM 2856 346 2872 0.56% Growth
OHIO 2482 267 2545 2.54% Growth
MARION 2348 289 2355 0.30% Growth
GREENBRIER 2026 250 2107 4.00% Growth
MERCER 2000 272 2069 3.45% Growth
PRESTON 1573 184 1614 2.61% Growth
FAYETTE 1541 216 1577 2.34% Growth
RANDOLPH 1258 155 1314 4.45% Growth
UPSHUR 1169 105 1160 -0.77% Decline
NICHOLAS 1126 144 1155 2.58% Growth
JACKSON 1086 131 1128 3.87% Growth
HAMPSHIRE 970 143 1017 4.85% Growth
HANCOCK 957 134 992 3.66% Growth
LOGAN 914 121 931 1.86% Growth
WAYNE 887 120 897 1.13% Growth
MINERAL 883 130 951 7.70% Growth
MARSHALL 868 98 867 -0.12% Decline
MINGO 824 94 798 -3.16% Decline
MORGAN 760 132 831 9.34% Growth
BROOKE 734 103 735 0.14% Growth
LEWIS 714 108 763 6.86% Growth
HARDY 707 73 725 2.55% Growth
MASON 694 77 702 1.15% Growth
POCAHONTAS 651 96 698 7.22% Growth
WYOMING 550 63 541 -1.64% Decline
BARBOUR 547 66 558 2.01% Growth
WETZEL 509 39 494 -2.95% Decline
BOONE 508 81 529 4.13% Growth
TAYLOR 504 79 534 5.95% Growth
GRANT 503 45 514 2.19% Growth
SUMMERS 502 135 587 16.93% Growth
ROANE 500 71 532 6.40% Growth
MONROE 490 46 492 0.41% Growth
MCDOWELL 486 64 490 0.82% Growth
TUCKER 462 86 507 9.74% Growth
RITCHIE 441 42 446 1.13% Growth
PENDLETON 434 41 444 2.30% Growth
BRAXTON 426 49 441 3.52% Growth
LINCOLN 329 39 326 -0.91% Decline
WEBSTER 266 25 255 -4.14% Decline
GILMER 261 25 261 0% Growth
TYLER 255 27 251 -1.57% Decline
DODDRIDGE 242 26 239 -1.24% Decline
PLEASANTS 217 27 227 4.61% Growth
CLAY 203 32 201 -0.99% Decline
CALHOUN 185 32 194 4.86% Growth
WIRT 150 23 161 7.33% Growth
Number of Results: 56
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