Best Tech Cities in 2019

Levi Olmstead
Levi Olmstead  |  January 1, 2018

There is no shortage of American software companies.

From all corners of the country there are tech hubs bustling with innovation. Of course there are the powerhouse tech hubs such as the Bay (San Francisco, Silicon Valley, San Jose) and New York City. But innovation is happening everywhere and across all sectors of technology.

The Best Tech Cities in 2019

From all corners of the country there are tech hubs bustling with innovation. Of course there are the powerhouse tech hubs such as the Bay (San Francisco, Silicon Valley, San Jose) and New York City. But innovation is happening everywhere and across all sectors of technology.

In the past ten years have emerged new top-tier tech cities who have invested in infrastructure and entertainment to attract the best companies and talent, modeled after Silicon Valley. There is the “Silicon Hills” (Austin), the “Silicon Slopes” (Utah) and the “Silicon Forrest” (Portland), all of which have carved out a strong tech niche for their cities. All of these cities are now fighting tooth and nail to win the Powerball of tech: Amazon’s second HQs.

We have compiled data on the state of the B2B tech scene in the most popular headquartered cities across the US, according to our database of over 30,000 software products and services. Each report dives into the overall history, trends and top companies leading tech in each city to give us an idea of the best tech cities in 2018.

Northeast Tech Cities

The Northeast region brings together companies from Maine, down through the mid-Atlantic area and stretches as West as Pennsylvania.

boston-tech-companies Boston
The State of the Boston-area tech report contains over 100 B2B companies. Learn about history and trends of Boston tech companies. 

new-york-tech-companies New York City
The State of New York tech report contains over 150 B2B companies. Learn more about the New York City tech companies. 

pennsylvania-tech-companies Pennsylvania
The State of Pennsylvania tech report contains over 70 B2B companies throughout the state. Learn more aboutPennsylvania tech companies.  

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The State of the D.C. tech report contains over 70 B2B companies. Learn more in the Washington D.C. tech companies report. 
    

Midwest Tech Cities

The Midwest region ranges from Ohio, up through the Canadian border of Minnesota and stretches across the plains as far west as Nebraska and the Dakotas.

chicago-tech-companies Chicago
The State of the Chicago tech report contains over 150 B2B companies. Learn more about Chicago tech companies. 

missouri-tech-companies Missouri
Missouri’s tech roundup report contains 30+ B2B companies. Discover the trends and the best Missouri tech companies.

indianapolis-tech-companies  Indianapolis
The State of the Indy tech report contains over 50 B2B companies. Learn more about Indianapolis tech companies.

twin-cities-tech-companies Twin Cities
The State of the Twin Cities’ tech report contains over 50 B2B companies. Learn more about the best Twin Cities’ tech companies.

South Tech Cities 

The South region looks at tech cities from Virginia, over through Kentucky and as west as Oklahoma and Texas.

houston-tech-companies Houston
The State of the Houston tech report contains over 40 B2B companies. Discover all about the top Houston tech companies report.

atlanta-tech-companies Atlanta
The State of the Atlanta’s tech report contains over 80 B2B companies. Learn more about Atlanta tech companies.

austin-tech-companies Austin
The State of Austin Texas’ tech report contains over 100 B2B companies. Learn more about the best Austin tech companies.

charlotte-tech-companies Charlotte
The State of Charlotte tech report contains over 500 B2B SaaS and service companies. Explore more about the leading Charlotte tech companies.

dallas-tech-companies Dallas
The State of the Dallas & Fort Worth tech report contains over 50 B2B companies. Learn more about Dallas/Ft. Worth tech companies.

raleigh-durham-tech-companies Raleigh/Durham
The State of Raleigh/Durham’s tech scene report contains over 40 B2B companies in the area. Learn more about the best Raleigh/Durham tech companies.

florida-tech-companies Florida
The State of Florida’s tech report contains an overview of over 100 B2B companies in the software/services industries. Learn more about the bestFlorida tech companies.

Mountain West Tech Cities 

The Mountain West region of tech hubs include mountains of Colorado, the slopes of Utah though the deserts of Arizona.

silicon-slopes Salt Lake City
The State of the Utah-area tech report contains over 60 B2B companies. Learn more about Silicon Slopes’ tech companies.

arizona-tech-companies Arizona
The State of the Arizona tech report contains over 30 B2B companies. Learn more about everything Arizona tech companies.

denver-tech-companies Denver
The State of the Denver & Boulder tech report contains over 50 B2B companies. Learn more about Colorado tech companies.

West Coast Tech Cities

The West Coast region brings together the Pacific Northwest down through the coastal regions of California including all of the Bay.

seattle-tech-companies Seattle
The State of the Seattle tech report contains over 80 B2B companies. Discover more about the best Seattle tech companies.

LA-tech-companies Los Angeles
The State of the LA-area tech report contains over 100 B2B companies. Learn more about the top LA tech companies.

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Portland
The State of Portland tech report contains over 70 B2B companies. Learn more about the most innovative Portland tech companies.


san-diego-tech-companies San Diego
The State of the San Diego-area tech report contains over 40 B2B companies. Learn more about the best San Diego tech companies.

san-francisco-tech-companies San Francisco
The State of San Francisco tech report contains over 400 B2B software and service companies. Learn more about the Bay’s best San Francisco tech companies.

san-jose-tech-companies San Jose
The State of the San Jose-area tech report contains over 200 B2B companies in San Jose and Santa Clara. Learn more about the area’s best San Jose tech companies.

silicon-valley-tech-companies Silicon Valley
The State of Silicon Valley’s tech report contains over 400 B2B companies throughout the San Mateo, Mountain View and Palo Alto area. Learn more about the best Silicon Valley tech companies.

For any questions about the methodology or data included in this piece, or to request that your city be covered by G2 Crowd, please reach out to Editorial Team Lead Jakub Rudnik at jrudnik@g2crowd.com.

 

Levi Olmstead
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Levi Olmstead

Levi is the Manager of Community and SEO who came to G2 Crowd in 2015 after graduating from Indiana University's Telecommunication's Department. Aside from rooting on his Hoosiers, you can find Levi at an IndyCar race, re-watching King of the Hill reruns, spending hours on paranormal websites and helping his dog Frodo on his quest to destroy the ring.