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Inc. 500 list 1982-2010: Philly lags behind its suburbs in fast-growth companies [Interactive Map]

The folks over at the Kauffman Foundation created an interactive map that plots nearly 30 years of the annual Inc. 500 list of the country’s fastest-growing companies. The map, organized by county, helps visualize what you may have already known: in the last few decades, Philly has lagged behind its suburbs (and still does) when […]

The folks over at the Kauffman Foundation created an interactive map that plots nearly 30 years of the annual Inc. 500 list of the country’s fastest-growing companies.

The map, organized by county, helps visualize what you may have already known: in the last few decades, Philly has lagged behind its suburbs (and still does) when it comes to fast-growth companies, as well as other cities along the Eastern seaboard, like Baltimore, Washington, D.C. and Boston.

Check out the interactive map here.

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Juliana Reyes

Juliana Reyes began as lead reporter at Technical.ly Philly in July 2012. Previously, she was a city services beat reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News, as part of a project called β€œIt’s Our Money.” She is learning to drive, learning to bike (in the city) but is an expert at taking SEPTA. She grew up in North Jersey and Manila, Philippines but she left the tropics for Bryn Mawr College, where she majored in linguistics. She now lives in West Philly.

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