15 Cities with the Most Female Business Owners

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Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on BackgroundChecks.org. Small businesses are a major engine of growth in the U.S. economy, and women are playing an increasingly large role in the country’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. According to recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau, women-owned firms now represent more than 1 in 5 businesses with employees in the U.S., a figure that has trended…