Data Axle

Esri partners with Data Axle to provide a business summary and business locations datasets. The business locations datasets are from a comprehensive list of businesses for the Points of Interest (POI) business data portfolio. These contain information about more than 13 million businesses, including name and location, franchise code, industrial classification code, number of employees, and sales.

Business and industry datasets include information about the following:

  • Location SIC and NAICS industry classifications
  • Annual sales data
  • Employee statistics and data


Vintage for the data is as follows:

  • Locations: April 2022.
  • Summary: January 2022.

Available geographies

The Business Summary dataset is available for the United States.

Business Location datasets are available for Canada and the United States.

U.S. Business Locations is a point-level dataset.

Update frequency

Update frequency for the data is as follows:

  • Locations
    • Quarterly (ArcGIS Business Analyst and ArcGIS Community Analyst web apps)
    • Annually (ArcGIS Business Analyst Desktop)
  • Summary—Annually

Reference documents

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Data availability

Business datasets are available in various products including the following:

For information about purchasing Esri Demographics data as stand-alone datasets, contact