Linz boasts 29 startups in our sample database which represents about 8% of Austria’s sampled startups. Linz is the 3rd best startup ecosystem in Austria.
While Linz decreased by 13 spots in its global rank in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index of 2022, its ranking in Austria remained stable at 3 nationally since 2021.
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Linz is ranked within the top 400 startup ecosystems globally.
Linz’s startups excel particularly in Software and Data where it ranks 205 and in Hardware & IoT, and Marketing & Sales. Find out more
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On our map, you can explore a total of 16 startups for Software and Data.
In Western Europe, Linz's Hardware & IoT is in top 239. Linz has a concentration of about 0% of the country's total Hardware & IoT startups that are represented on our map.
Our database contains 2 startups for this industry.
Within Linz there is an increased attraction for entrepreneurs to set up their startups in industries such as Software and Data, Hardware & IoT, Marketing & Sales. These three industries represent about 79% of the startups represented on the Startup Ecosystem Map of Linz.
Linz is Austria's 3rd best startup ecosystem and is ranked 95th in Western Europe. With a population of 0.1M - 0.5M people, Linz is ranked th in the world. The city boasts some notable startup success stories including Storyblok.
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