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The BizBen Index - December Statistics For California Small Business Sales

Below are the December five year statistics for California small and mid-sized business sales.

Annual County Stats. Annual City Stats. Total Yearly Stats.

See other months: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December.

2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Total Businesses Sold: Total Businesses Sold: Total Businesses Sold: Total Businesses Sold: Total Businesses Sold:
N/A

1,492

1,397

1,439

1,326

Sales By County: Sales By County: Sales By County: Sales By County: Sales By County:

N/A

Alameda: 10

Butte: 27

Contra Costa: 15

El Dorado: 8

Fresno: 33

Imperial: 2

Kern: 29

Lassen: 2

Los Angeles: 439

Madera: 2

Marin: 12

Mariposa: 1

Merced: 1

Monterey: 7

Napa: 5

Nevada: 6

Orange: 182

Placer: 33

Riverside: 98

Sacramento: 62

San Bernardino: 74

San Diego: 114

San Francisco: 49

San Joaquin: 27

San Luis Obispo: 11

San Mateo: 25

Santa Barbara: 20

Santa Clara: 65

Santa Cruz: 14

Solano: 16

Sonoma: 52

Stanislaus: 9

Sutter: 1

Tulare: 13

Tuolumne: 1

Ventura: 15

Yolo: 8


Alameda: 75

Butte: 10

Contra Costa: 19

El Dorado: 9

Fresno: 48

Humboldt: 2

Imperial: 5

Kern: 39

Lassen: 1

Los Angeles: 368

Marin: 20

Mariposa: 1

Merced: 8

Monterey: 15

Napa: 5

Nevada: 5

Orange: 113

Placer: 18

Plumas: 1

Riverside: 76

Sacramento: 25

San Bernardino: 86

San Diego: 121

San Francisco: 21

San Joaquin: 19

San Luis Obispo: 15

San Mateo: 40

Santa Barbara: 18

Santa Clara: 69

Santa Cruz: 14

Shasta: 4

Solano: 7

Sonoma: 31

Stanislaus: 12

Sutter: 3

Tulare: 13

Tuolumne: 3

Ventura: 40

Yolo: 15


Alameda: 59

Amador: 3

Butte: 11

Contra Costa: 44

El Dorado: 11

Fresno: 39

Imperial: 3

Kern: 34

Lassen: 1

Los Angeles: 387

Madera: 1

Marin: 12

Mendocino: 1

Merced: 1

Monterey: 10

Napa: 3

Nevada: 3

Orange: 148

Placer: 18

Riverside: 75

Sacramento: 55

San Bernardino: 72

San Diego: 91

San Francisco: 60

San Joaquin: 23

San Luis Obispo: 18

San Mateo: 26

Santa Barbara: 19

Santa Clara: 76

Santa Cruz: 17

Shasta: 12

Solano: 8

Sonoma: 34

Spokane: 1

Stanislaus: 9

Sutter: 4

Tehama: 1

Tulare: 19

Ventura: 22

Yolo: 6

Yuba: 1


Alameda: 58

Amador: 2

Butte: 4

Calaveras: 1

Contra Costa: 57

El Dorado: 8

Fresno: 44

Humboldt: 2

Imperial: 5

Kern: 28

Lassen: 1

Los Angeles: 294

Madera: 1

Mariposa: 1

Merced: 8

Monterey: 19

Napa: 4

Nevada: 4

Orange: 165

Placer: 23

Plumas: 1

Riverside: 68

Sacramento: 38

San Bernardino: 59

San Diego: 102

San Francisco: 43

San Joaquin: 36

San Luis Obispo: 6

San Mateo: 21

Santa Barbara: 10

Santa Clara: 65

Santa Cruz: 6

Shasta: 12

Solano: 14

Sonoma: 31

Stanislaus: 23

Sutter: 6

Tulare: 18

Tuolumne: 3

Ventura: 19

Yolo: 9

Yuba: 2

2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Total Businesses Sold: Total Businesses Sold: Total Businesses Sold: Total Businesses Sold: Total Businesses Sold:
1,326

1,326

1,326

1,326

1,326

Sales By County: Sales By County: Sales By County: Sales By County: Sales By County:

: 2

Alameda: 46

Amador: 3

Butte: 1

Contra Costa: 30

El Dorado: 8

Fresno: 38

Humboldt: 6

Imperial: 3

Kern: 30

Lassen: 1

Los Angeles: 406

Marin: 6

Mendocino: 1

Merced: 13

Mono: 3

Monterey: 10

Napa: 8

Nevada: 6

Orange: 140

Placer: 15

Plumas: 1

Riverside: 56

Sacramento: 30

San Bernardino: 63

San Diego: 128

San Francisco: 66

San Joaquin: 25

San Luis Obispo: 28

San Mateo: 34

Santa Barbara: 13

Santa Clara: 60

Santa Cruz: 8

Shasta: 2

Siskiyou: 1

Solano: 8

Sonoma: 23

Stanislaus: 15

Sutter: 7

Tulare: 20

Tuolumne: 4

Ventura: 33

Yolo: 2


: 1

Alameda: 50

Amador: 3

Butte: 1

Calaveras: 3

Contra Costa: 31

El Dorado: 3

Fresno: 36

Imperial: 2

Kern: 27

Kings: 1

Los Angeles: 297

Marin: 8

Merced: 7

Monterey: 16

Napa: 1

Nevada: 3

Orange: 171

Placer: 10

Riverside: 87

Sacramento: 49

San Bernardino: 81

San Diego: 100

San Francisco: 49

San Joaquin: 8

San Luis Obispo: 14

San Mateo: 31

Santa Barbara: 22

Santa Clara: 66

Santa Cruz: 10

Shasta: 9

Solano: 10

Sonoma: 29

Stanislaus: 23

Sutter: 4

Tehama: 1

Tulare: 20

Ventura: 30

Yolo: 8


Alameda: 50

Amador: 1

Butte: 7

Contra Costa: 27

El Dorado: 7

Fresno: 32

Humboldt: 2

Imperial: 4

Kern: 38

Lassen: 7

Los Angeles: 322

Madera: 1

Marin: 1

Mendocino: 1

Merced: 10

Monterey: 8

Napa: 4

Nevada: 2

Orange: 97

Placer: 10

Riverside: 82

Sacramento: 39

San Bernardino: 59

San Diego: 111

San Francisco: 51

San Joaquin: 15

San Luis Obispo: 16

San Mateo: 22

Santa Barbara: 23

Santa Clara: 61

Santa Cruz: 9

Shasta: 6

Solano: 12

Sonoma: 14

Stanislaus: 18

Sutter: 3

Tehama: 3

Tulare: 17

Tuolumne: 8

Ventura: 7

Yolo: 7


Alameda: 51

Amador: 1

Butte: 6

Contra Costa: 29

El Dorado: 6

Fresno: 44

Humboldt: 3

Imperial: 2

Kern: 31

Lake: 1

Lassen: 3

Los Angeles: 295

Madera: 1

Marin: 3

Mendocino: 1

Merced: 2

Mono: 1

Monterey: 17

Napa: 1

Nevada: 5

Orange: 110

Placer: 12

Riverside: 74

Sacramento: 27

San Bernardino: 52

San Diego: 95

San Francisco: 78

San Joaquin: 18

San Luis Obispo: 13

San Mateo: 19

Santa Barbara: 23

Santa Clara: 83

Santa Cruz: 12

Shasta: 8

Solano: 11

Sonoma: 33

Stanislaus: 16

Sutter: 15

Tehama: 4

Tulare: 13

Tuolumne: 1

Ventura: 31

Yolo: 1

Yuba: 1


Alameda: 61

Amador: 4

Butte: 5

Calaveras: 1

Contra Costa: 38

El Dorado: 8

Fresno: 44

Imperial: 1

Kern: 37

Kings: 1

Los Angeles: 334

Madera: 1

Marin: 11

Merced: 4

Monterey: 18

Napa: 1

Orange: 96

Placer: 6

Plumas: 1

Riverside: 43

Sacramento: 48

San Bernardino: 55

San Diego: 110

San Francisco: 37

San Joaquin: 11

San Luis Obispo: 21

San Mateo: 9

Santa Barbara: 14

Santa Clara: 53

Santa Cruz: 6

Shasta: 8

Siskiyou: 3

Solano: 7

Sonoma: 12

Stanislaus: 23

Sutter: 1

Tehama: 4

Trinity: 1

Tulare: 18

Tuolumne: 1

Ventura: 26

Yolo: 9

Yuba: 1


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  Helpful Resources To Assist In Selling And Buying California Businesses
Diane Boudreau-Tschetter: Escrow And Bulk Sale Services

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Helen Yoo: Escrow & Bulk Sale Services - Southern California

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Elizabeth McGovern: Escrow Services - SF Bay Area

McGovern Escrow Services, Inc., is a leading independent escrow company. We are a trusted partner with our clients, assisting them through the tangled bulk sale & liquor license transfer process. We provide attentive, quality & innovative customer service. Phone Elizabeth McGovern at 415-735-3645.

Janet Carrera - Escrow & Bulk Sale Services - SF Bay Area

Redwood Escrow Services, Inc. is a full service, licensed independent escrow company. We are EAFC Fidelity bonded, fully insured & licensed with the Department of Corporations. Committed to offering our clients the most comprehensive variety of escrow services available. Phone Janet at 510-247-0741.

Willard Michlin, CPA, Certified Fraud Examiner, Due Diligence Services

Willard Michlin, CPA #106752, offers buyers step by step training & assistance in doing Due Diligence Services when they are thinking of making an offer, or are in process of investigating a business purchase. He helps to determine the actual net profit even when there is cash. Call 805-428-2063.

Mark Chatow, Esq.: Legal Services For Buying, Selling Businesses

Mark has a broad range of small business purchase & sale experience from analyzing potential acquisition targets to successfully guiding buyers and sellers through the purchase & sale of small businesses. Mark can assist with contracts, negotiations, legal matters, etc. Reach Mark at 949-478-8393.


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