West Virginia Franchises

The entrepreneurial spirit is strong in West Virginia. Establishing your small business in the Mountain State can be a smart move thanks to the state's low cost of living. Your dollar goes further in West Virginia, meaning you may not need as much startup capital. Learn more about why West Virginia may be the place to realize your small business dreams.

Facts About West Virginia

Capital: Charleston
Year of Statehood: 1794
Largest Cities: Charleston, Charleston, Huntington
Motto: Mountaineers are Always Free.
Nickname: Mountain State

Small Business Succeeds in West Virginia

  • The cost of doing business in West Virginia is 7.5% below the national average. (source)
  • WalletHub ranked West Virginia as the state with the 13th lowest tax burden in the nation. (source)
  • West Virginia's cost of living is 86 percent of the national average. (source)
  • Small businesses make up nearly 99% of West Virginia's employers.

Current opportunities in West Virginia:

e² Young Engineers is the only children's edutainment company that has its own research and development team to create more programs and models than any other company. With a proof of concept in 42 countries, marketing and...

30k Minimum Cash Required

We are one of the top consulting franchises in the country. Our only job is helping others achieve their dreams.

20k Minimum Cash Required

At blitz45 we keep things simple, our business model has been streamlined to keep the investment and operating overheads at an absolute minimum but still offer a top-quality facility. We have made the process of opening a...

70k Minimum Cash Required

Be the leader in your market and become a part of one of the fastest growing retail franchises in the country. People around the world are choosing the e cigarette as an alternative to smoking, and many are using the device...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Tuffy is committed to staying on top of the new technology and practices in the ever-changing automotive aftermarket. It is our philosophy to provide our customers with quality work performed in a professional and timely...

100k Minimum Cash Required

DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen is a full-service remodeling franchise with robust systems that help owners enjoy strong margins and a high quality of life. Our company and franchisees are guided by a Code of Values that stresses...

200k Minimum Cash Required

The Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers business model is unique in the U.S. and we believe the most successful model in the automotive industry, because we offer a 10 minute oil change while the customer relaxes in his or...

300k Minimum Cash Required

Do you have a passion for education? How about the desire to invest in yourself? If you answered yes to both of these a Best in Class Education Center Franchise may be the right place for you! With our years of experience...

30k Minimum Cash Required

Window Genie brings 20 years of expertise to the window cleaning and care industry, providing an affordable option for those considering business ownership as a way to a better future. Franchisees enjoy multiple revenue...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Fajita Pete’s® is a profitable, streamlined, “fresh off the grill” fajita concept focusing on limited, premium quality, handmade menu items that are available for pick-up, dine-in or delivered right to your home! If...

300k Minimum Cash Required

How would you like to own a rewarding business that provides music lessons to children (and adults) of all ages, all instruments and music genres? From Rock, Pop, Country, Jazz, Classical, R&B, Vocals and even DJ lessons....

100k Minimum Cash Required

As the fastest growing mail box store developer in North America, The Mail Box Stores' development specialists guide you step-by-step through the process of starting your own mailbox store business. Our simple turn-key...

60k Minimum Cash Required

Whether full-time, or part-time; Mattress By Appointment is your easiest pathway to get out of your suit/tie 60 hour work week, while earning more money!! This opportunity is great for men, women, or couples who want to grow...

10k Minimum Cash Required

For 32 years, Woody's Bar-B-Q has remained the quintessential American Bar-B-Q experience...iconic, national and regional recipes, slow-cooked to perfection and served by smiling faces. With a full-menu ranging from ribs to...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Hallmark Homecare is a Referral Agency that searches for and recruits caregivers, fully vets them and “places” them with clients who employ the caregivers on a direct-hire basis. Our clients save 35-50% on their homecare...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Precision Tune Auto Care has been in the automotive aftermarket business for more than 40 years. We know the industry and we make it easy for you to open and operate a successful auto repair franchise by giving you the tools...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Bigger, Better, Blimpie - Blimpie is one of the largest sub sandwich franchises in America. Quality, fresh-sliced meats and cheeses set the brand apart. Easy to own and simple to operate. Join our franchise family and reach...

80k Minimum Cash Required

A Place At Home is a senior-focused care company offering a continuum of care services including companion and personal care, care coordination, staffing solutions to senior care communities, medication administration...

100k Minimum Cash Required

As a NOVUS business owner you join a 40-year-old company with over 1800 global locations in over 30 countries. We invented the auto glass repair process!

40k Minimum Cash Required

Car repairs and maintenance needs are at an all-time high. Let AAMCO Transmissions help you take advantage of this growing demand! Our strong national brand recognition and administrative support system has helped our...

60k Minimum Cash Required

We help our clients stay fit, stay injury free, be practical and experience what knowledge, instruction and belief can do for their confidence and attitude. We do what makes sense in achieving personal fitness goals, we keep...

100k Minimum Cash Required

"Passive ownership is what Sharkey's is all about”, says CEO Scott Sharkey. “ We have been able to combine a passive ownership franchise with a model that is 100% recession proof for today and years to come. Sharkey's...

100k Minimum Cash Required

The Inside Coup® has created a much-needed, fresh approach to a multi-billion dollar a year industry by publishing a high-end direct mail magazine with a catalog look and feel and also provides cross media solutions that...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Join A $360 Billion Industry – Partner With the #1 Leadership Development Franchise in the World. Are you passionate about business and leadership development? Utilize our 30-year proven system and our award-winning...

50k Minimum Cash Required
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