• An estimated 55,434 privately-held, majority (50% or more) women-owned firms in the metropolitan area. • These firms generate over $9.3 billion in sales and employ 71,809 people. • They account for 36.8 percent of all privately-held firms in the metropolitan area.
San Antonio currently ranks 39th out of the top 50 metropolitan areas in women-owned businesses.
Nationally, nearly half (48 percent) of all privately-held U.S. firms are majority women-owned.
• That is 10.1 million firms that are at least half-owned by a woman or women. • These firms employ 12.8 million people and generate nearly $1.9 trillion in annual sales.