Source: WRAL TechWire

A new study from Fundera, an online resource for small business owners, puts Durham near the top of the list of American cities for women entrepreneurs, WRAL TechWire reports.

Durham has a large number of self-employed women business owners, the report finds, along with low housing costs and good job growth numbers, TechWire reports.

Still, Durham has room for improvement. An earning gap still persists between men and women and only a small percentage of the women in Durham own their business.

Seattle earned the top billing in the rankings from Fundera.

Read the full article from WRAL TechWire.