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Company Formations in 2019: North Yorkshire

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3.1% more companies in North Yorkshire compared to 2018

New businesses in North Yorkshire mapped

Boroughs

  • ACraven: 285
  • BHambleton: 451
  • CHarrogate: 1,152
  • DMiddlesbrough: 1,246
  • ERedcar and Cleveland: 638
  • FRichmondshire: 444
  • GRyedale: 260
  • HScarborough: 481
  • ISelby: 479
  • JStockton-on-Tees: 326
  • KYork: 1,479

Companies formed in 2019 league table

The counties in England where most companies are formed, and how North Yorkshire compares.

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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
1st 2018: 1st
London
222,468
2nd 2018: 3rd
Greater Manchester
31,440
3rd 2018: 2nd
West Midlands
29,676
4th 2018: 4th
West Yorkshire
18,752
5th 2018: 5th
Essex
17,816
22nd 2018: 23rd
North Yorkshire
7,260
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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
4th 2018: 4th
West Yorkshire
18,752
11th 2018: 11th
Lancashire
11,229
15th 2018: 16th
South Yorkshire
9,325
22nd 2018: 23rd
North Yorkshire
7,260
37th 2018: 33rd
Durham
4,623
40th 2018: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
3,258
43rd 2018: 43rd
Cumbria
2,171
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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
1st 2018: 1st
London
222,468
2nd 2018: 3rd
Greater Manchester
31,440
3rd 2018: 2nd
West Midlands
29,676
4th 2018: 4th
West Yorkshire
18,752
5th 2018: 5th
Essex
17,816
6th 2018: 7th
Kent
15,963
7th 2018: 6th
Hertfordshire
15,231
8th 2018: 8th
Hampshire
15,174
9th 2018: 9th
Cheshire
12,221
10th 2018: 10th
Merseyside
11,866
11th 2018: 11th
Lancashire
11,229
12th 2018: 12th
Surrey
11,032
13th 2018: 15th
Leicestershire
10,825
14th 2018: 22nd
Worcestershire
9,971
15th 2018: 16th
South Yorkshire
9,325
16th 2018: 13th
Berkshire
9,009
17th 2018: 14th
Buckinghamshire
8,835
18th 2018: 18th
Northamptonshire
8,393
19th 2018: 17th
Dorset
8,020
20th 2018: 19th
East Sussex
7,706
21st 2018: 20th
Nottinghamshire
7,348
22nd 2018: 23rd
North Yorkshire
7,260
23rd 2018: 25th
Tyne and Wear
7,132
24th 2018: 26th
Staffordshire
6,927
25th 2018: 24th
Cambridgeshire
6,779
26th 2018: 21st
Bedfordshire
6,766
27th 2018: 27th
Derbyshire
6,522
28th 2018: 30th
Devon
6,196
29th 2018: 28th
West Sussex
6,154
30th 2018: 29th
Lincolnshire
6,042
31st 2018: 32nd
Somerset
6,041
32nd 2018: 31st
Gloucestershire
5,971
33rd 2018: 34th
Warwickshire
5,256
34th 2018: 36th
Oxfordshire
5,087
35th 2018: 35th
Bristol
5,040
36th 2018: 37th
Norfolk
4,731
37th 2018: 33rd
Durham
4,623
38th 2018: 39th
Suffolk
4,518
39th 2018: 38th
Wiltshire
4,428
40th 2018: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
3,258
41st 2018: 42nd
Shropshire
3,231
42nd 2018: 41st
Cornwall
2,948
43rd 2018: 43rd
Cumbria
2,171
44th 2018: 44th
Northumberland
1,531
45th 2018: 45th
Herefordshire
1,499
46th 2018: 46th
Isle of Wight
675
47th 2018: 47th
Rutland
230

New incorporations in 2019 per 1000 Man standing people

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6.8

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Type of companies formed in North Yorkshire breakdown

96% Private Limited Companies (6,994 companies)

4% Other company types (266 companies)

Other company types breakdown (266 companies)

Total companies in North Yorkshire by the end of 2019

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Businesses formed in North Yorkshire during 2019

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Businesses dissolved in North Yorkshire during 2019

meaning there is a total of

54,481

businesses registered in North Yorkshire at the end of 2019.

3.1% more companies in North Yorkshire compared to 2018

Surrounding counties 2019 breakdown & comparison

Cumbria

21,286 total businesses
2,171 formed in 2019
1,979 dissolved in 2019

Lancashire

77,937 total businesses
11,229 formed in 2019
9,084 dissolved in 2019

South Yorkshire

60,360 total businesses
9,325 formed in 2019
7,937 dissolved in 2019

West Yorkshire

123,678 total businesses
18,752 formed in 2019
14,731 dissolved in 2019

Durham

29,218 total businesses
4,623 formed in 2019
3,695 dissolved in 2019

East Riding of Yorkshire

25,383 total businesses
3,258 formed in 2019
2,692 dissolved in 2019

North Yorkshire

54,481 total businesses
7,260 formed in 2019
5,315 dissolved in 2019

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Ward breakdown data for

Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Aire Valley with Lothersdale
14
29
15
Barden Fell
5
6
1
Bentham
9
14
5
Cowling
7
13
6
Embsay-with-Eastby
2
4
2
Gargrave and Malhamdale
11
25
14
Glusburn
11
21
10
Grassington
3
5
2
Hellifield and Long Preston
4
5
1
Ingleton and Clapham
15
17
2
Penyghent
7
6
-1
Settle and Ribblebanks
12
7
-5
Skipton East
6
9
3
Skipton North
43
45
2
Skipton South
17
14
-3
Skipton West
25
37
12
Sutton-in-Craven
7
11
4
Upper Lune Valley
1
1
Upper Wharfedale
12
7
-5
West Craven
13
9
-4
Worth Valley
0
0
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Appleton Wiske & Smeatons
11
13
2
Bagby & Thorntons
23
15
-8
Bedale
40
43
3
Coulby Newham
31
31
0
Easingwold
23
57
34
Great Ayton
22
27
5
Huby
13
16
3
Hutton Rudby
13
21
8
Morton-on-Swale
6
14
8
Northallerton North & Brompton
26
43
17
Northallerton South
17
26
9
Osmotherley & Swainby
17
20
3
Raskelf & White Horse
14
17
3
Romanby
10
13
3
Sowerby & Topcliffe
17
21
4
Stokesley
34
45
11
Tanfield
12
12
0
Thirsk
33
48
15
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Bilton
15
18
3
Bishop Monkton
10
12
2
Boroughbridge
10
10
0
Claro
19
25
6
Granby
24
26
2
Harlow Moor
36
51
15
High Harrogate
110
133
23
Hookstone
47
40
-7
Killinghall
18
23
5
Kirkby Malzeard
12
15
3
Knaresborough East
11
14
3
Knaresborough King James
42
58
16
Knaresborough Scriven Park
20
35
15
Low Harrogate
117
122
5
Lower Nidderdale
14
41
27
Marston Moor
19
11
-8
Mashamshire
14
17
3
New Park
24
25
1
Newby
24
39
15
Nidd Valley
23
18
-5
Ouseburn
40
11
-29
Pannal
33
36
3
Pateley Bridge
10
13
3
Ribston
31
38
7
Ripon Minster
44
57
13
Ripon Moorside
15
14
-1
Ripon Spa
10
18
8
Rossett
37
38
1
Saltergate
22
24
2
Spofforth with Lower Wharfedale
17
25
8
Starbeck
13
20
7
Stray
35
34
-1
Washburn
54
71
17
Wathvale
5
16
11
Woodfield
13
21
8
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Acklam
32
68
36
Ayresome
17
30
13
Berwick Hills & Pallister
18
63
45
Brambles & Thorntree
35
44
9
Central
337
595
258
Coulby Newham
31
31
0
Hemlington
19
14
-5
Kader
17
30
13
Ladgate
14
13
-1
Linthorpe
32
36
4
Longlands & Beechwood
23
34
11
Marton East
27
23
-4
Marton West
19
31
12
Newport
51
69
18
North Ormesby
16
23
7
Nunthorpe
21
37
16
Park
50
78
28
Park End & Beckfield
23
19
-4
Stainton & Thornton
13
8
-5
Trimdon
18
20
2
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Brotton
15
24
9
Coatham
42
53
11
Dormanstown
34
39
5
Eston
21
26
5
Grangetown
10
12
2
Guisborough
60
65
5
Hutton
24
28
4
Kirkleatham
14
27
13
Lockwood
4
4
0
Loftus
9
22
13
Longbeck
20
41
21
Mulgrave
19
19
0
Newcomen
10
11
1
Normanby
37
23
-14
Ormesby
19
24
5
Saltburn
14
38
24
Skelton
26
17
-9
South Bank
54
71
17
St Germain's
26
17
-9
Teesville
19
21
2
West Dyke
31
37
6
Westworth
13
13
0
Zetland
17
25
8
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Addlebrough
4
6
2
Barton
2
7
5
Bolton Castle
3
3
0
Brompton-on-Swale and Scorton
13
21
8
Catterick
4
4
0
Colburn
11
7
-4
Croft
6
12
6
Gilling West
4
9
5
Hawes and High Abbotside
6
15
9
Hipswell
8
11
3
Hornby Castle
6
8
2
Leyburn
4
26
22
Lower Wensleydale
10
7
-3
Melsonby
11
16
5
Middleham
4
5
1
Middleton Tyas
2
14
12
Newsham with Eppleby
4
6
2
Penhill
4
3
-1
Reeth and Arkengarthdale
3
10
7
Richmond Central
8
9
1
Richmond East
8
14
6
Richmond West
63
219
156
Scotton
3
8
5
Swaledale
2
4
2
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Amotherby
9
7
-2
Ampleforth
7
6
-1
Cropton
1
6
5
Dales
5
6
1
Derwent
43
48
5
Helmsley
11
8
-3
Hovingham
3
10
7
Kirkbymoorside
11
17
6
Malton
32
58
26
Norton East
7
11
4
Norton West
6
14
8
Pickering East
16
33
17
Pickering West
5
6
1
Rillington
3
3
0
Ryedale South West
5
10
5
Sherburn
5
10
5
Sheriff Hutton
8
14
6
Sinnington
2
7
5
Thornton Dale
5
10
5
Wolds
6
2
-4
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Castle
51
64
13
Cayton
10
13
3
Central
337
595
258
Danby
8
8
0
Derwent Valley
13
18
5
Eastfield
6
7
1
Esk Valley
9
24
15
Falsgrave Park
16
42
26
Filey
19
13
-6
Fylingdales
4
4
0
Hertford
14
9
-5
Lindhead
4
4
Mayfield
13
11
-2
Mulgrave
19
19
0
Newby
24
39
15
North Bay
11
14
3
Northstead
5
4
-1
Ramshill
12
16
4
Scalby Hackness and Staintondale
13
13
0
Seamer
24
25
1
Stepney
15
50
35
Streonshalh
12
16
4
Weaponness
14
7
-7
Whitby West Cliff
27
58
31
Woodlands
7
5
-2
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Appleton Roebuck & Church Fenton
32
39
7
Barlby Village
5
9
4
Brayton
15
24
9
Byram & Brotherton
28
29
1
Camblesforth & Carlton
22
32
10
Cawood & Wistow
16
21
5
Derwent
43
48
5
Eggborough
10
17
7
Escrick
17
23
6
Hambleton
15
10
-5
Marston Moor
19
11
-8
Monk Fryston
19
13
-6
Riccall
7
15
8
Selby East
47
46
-1
Selby West
24
34
10
Sherburn in Elmet
32
42
10
South Milford
13
17
4
Tadcaster
21
48
27
Thorpe Willoughby
6
9
3
Whitley
24
25
1
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Ingleby Barwick East
57
45
-12
Ingleby Barwick West
51
59
8
Mandale and Victoria
73
85
12
Stainsby Hill
26
27
1
Village
26
28
2
Yarm
78
82
4
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Acomb
23
35
12
Bishopthorpe
14
25
11
Clifton
23
32
9
Copmanthorpe
15
20
5
Dringhouses & Woodthorpe
22
32
10
Fishergate
20
26
6
Fulford & Heslington
14
44
30
Guildhall
139
174
35
Haxby & Wigginton
27
30
3
Heworth
39
58
19
Heworth Without
13
13
0
Holgate
28
51
23
Hull Road
31
46
15
Huntington & New Earswick
28
56
28
Micklegate
70
58
-12
Osbaldwick & Derwent
40
54
14
Rawcliffe & Clifton Without
304
294
-10
Rural West York
94
275
181
Strensall
19
41
22
Westfield
33
46
13
Wheldrake
28
69
41

Total companies 2019 league table

The counties in England where the most existing companies were based at the end of 2019 and how North Yorkshire compares to them.

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County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
1st 2018: 1st
London
1,204,778
2nd 2018: 2nd
Greater Manchester
189,867
3rd 2018: 3rd
West Midlands
173,134
4th 2018: 4th
Essex
128,433
5th 2018: 5th
West Yorkshire
123,678
19th 2018: 19th
North Yorkshire
54,481
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County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
5th 2018: 5th
West Yorkshire
123,678
11th 2018: 11th
Lancashire
77,937
17th 2018: 17th
South Yorkshire
60,360
19th 2018: 19th
North Yorkshire
54,481
39th 2018: 39th
Durham
29,218
40th 2018: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
25,383
43rd 2018: 43rd
Cumbria
21,286
Rank
County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
1st 2018: 1st
London
1,204,778
2nd 2018: 2nd
Greater Manchester
189,867
3rd 2018: 3rd
West Midlands
173,134
4th 2018: 4th
Essex
128,433
5th 2018: 5th
West Yorkshire
123,678
6th 2018: 7th
Hampshire
114,831
7th 2018: 8th
Kent
113,551
8th 2018: 6th
Hertfordshire
113,106
9th 2018: 9th
Surrey
100,643
10th 2018: 10th
Cheshire
80,108
11th 2018: 11th
Lancashire
77,937
12th 2018: 13th
Berkshire
70,177
13th 2018: 12th
Buckinghamshire
69,470
14th 2018: 15th
Merseyside
68,401
15th 2018: 14th
East Sussex
67,545
16th 2018: 16th
Leicestershire
63,315
17th 2018: 17th
South Yorkshire
60,360
18th 2018: 18th
Dorset
57,606
19th 2018: 19th
North Yorkshire
54,481
20th 2018: 21st
Devon
53,264
21st 2018: 20th
West Sussex
52,825
22nd 2018: 22nd
Gloucestershire
52,494
23rd 2018: 24th
Somerset
51,957
24th 2018: 25th
Staffordshire
51,758
25th 2018: 23rd
Nottinghamshire
51,677
26th 2018: 26th
Cambridgeshire
50,160
27th 2018: 28th
Northamptonshire
49,144
28th 2018: 27th
Derbyshire
48,355
29th 2018: 29th
Lincolnshire
45,109
30th 2018: 30th
Tyne and Wear
44,237
31st 2018: 33rd
Worcestershire
43,247
32nd 2018: 32nd
Oxfordshire
42,461
33rd 2018: 31st
Bedfordshire
42,145
34th 2018: 35th
Warwickshire
38,998
35th 2018: 34th
Norfolk
38,911
36th 2018: 36th
Wiltshire
37,182
37th 2018: 37th
Suffolk
36,907
38th 2018: 38th
Bristol
33,594
39th 2018: 39th
Durham
29,218
40th 2018: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
25,383
41st 2018: 41st
Shropshire
23,741
42nd 2018: 42nd
Cornwall
23,037
43rd 2018: 43rd
Cumbria
21,286
44th 2018: 44th
Northumberland
10,879
45th 2018: 45th
Herefordshire
10,498
46th 2018: 46th
Isle of Wight
5,705
47th 2018: 47th
Rutland
1,904

Total companies at the end of 2019 per 1000 Person people

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70.7

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The last 5 years

How the total number of companies in North Yorkshire has changed over the last 5 years as new companies have been formed and some existing companies dissolved.

2015

6,437 formed

3,562 dissolved

2016

6,525 formed

5,093 dissolved

2017

6,766 formed

4,636 dissolved

2018

6,822 formed

4,881 dissolved

2019

7,260 formed

5,315 dissolved

Overall growth compared to previous year

3.2% vs 2015

5.47% vs 2016

4.06% vs 2017

3.1% vs 2018