By: Jacksonville Business Journal

https://www.bizjournals.com/jacksonville/news/2019/07/23/jacksonville-tops-list-of-cities-with-largest-jump.html?ana=e_me_set1&j=&mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiTjJRM016Sm1ZbVEzTnpsaiIsInQiOiJjUHNSaW1ib1pycHhhelpMOUtoR0Y5b1NWWTFVWmd0azc4MFdyMm9zSlRmdUlUUDJKalQ2MUprZFFBUE9wdFBFZ3Q4b1cralV1a1dPTExYNVc3MVBvRjN3Y3RFU204U0RNVE5uaWZESGMwWStZZTRPTVNmOXJqTHMrOHVJeTg1dDBRTjhSZEdaZ0NIT2FGQ29tRytDWGc9PSJ9


In cities across the country, an increasing number of businesses are generating million-dollar revenues, including Jacksonville, which saw unprecedented growth, according to a new LendingTree analysis.

Jacksonville came in at No. 2 on the list of cities for growth in million-dollar revenue companies. There was a 14.8 percent increase in privately held companies surpassing $1 million in revenue between 2014 and 2016, according to LendingTree. The number of Jacksonville firms that surpass $1M in revenue rose by 963.