The Top African American-Owned Businesses in the U.S. by Poonkulali Thangavelu

TLDR: This is a list of the top 10 African American owned businesses.


Topic Tags: Entrepreneurship, Diversity

Relevant Questions:

  • How many African American businesses are there?
  • What industries do African Americans thrive in?


  • There are over 2 million African American owned businesses in the U.S., according to the Census Bureau.
  • 124,000 of them are classified as 'employer firms'.
  • 32% of those businesses are in health care and social services.

Follow Up Questions:

  • How can African Americans start their businesses and succeed like the ten mentioned in this article?