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Surprise startup mecca

St. Louis's population is shrinking. But it's
become one of the hottest cities for startups.

Startup World: River City Hustle in St. Louis

Like many Midwestern cities, St. Louis has had to deal with offshoring and population decline in recent years. So a group of entrepreneurs — and a patchwork of organizations to support them — have stepped in to fill the void.

In fact, the Gateway to the West now boasts one of the highest rates of startup activity in the nation. Here’s a look at the big dreamers hoping to fuel a St. Louis “renaissance.”

Watch episode one of Startup World, which profiles the burgeoning startup scene in Nashville.

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