Tech Toolkit

The technology sector plays a major role in diversifying the District’s economy. Washington, DC is an East Coast hub ranked as one of the best cities for startups and women in tech. DC’s entrepreneurs enrich our communities through a wide range of products and services from the federal government, world-class universities, and diverse government and private-sector research institutions. Find out more about the District’s resource-rich tech environment with the Tech Toolkit.


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Quick Facts


There are nine major universities within 20 miles of D.C. with tech and data science degree programs.


D.C. is home to 80-plus coworking spaces, accelerators and incubators


Washington, D.C. is ranked third among the best tech cities in the U.S. (Cushman & Wakefield, 2017)

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Kevin Morgan

Director, Tech Sector Attraction & Retention