The 2009 Inc. 500: The Top Ten Metro Areas

The San Francisco area is home to 19 companies on the 2009 Inc. 500
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No. 5: San Francisco, 19 companies

Though San Francisco is generally regarded as a technology hub, companies from many different industries represent the city on the Inc. 500 this year. The consumer products category holds the greatest number of area companies, including industry leader Perfect Fitness (No. 4).