From Infoworld:

TheĀ National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) list measures overall venture capital investment in each respective market to compile its data.

### 15. Boulder, Colorado

No. of Deals: 28

No. of Startups: 27

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 130.03

### 14. Denver, Colorado

No. of Deals: 31

No. of Startups: 24

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 141.33

### 13. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

No. of Deals: 42

No. of Startups: 34

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 87.70

### 12. Atlanta, Georgia

No. of Deals: 45

No. of Startups: 37

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 205.98

### 11. Oakland, California

No. of Deals: 50

No. of Startups: 40

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 398.68

### 10. Chicago, Illinois

No. of Deals: 56

No. of Startups: 53

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 330.71

### 9. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

No. of Deals: 61

No. of Startups: 55

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 140.98

### 8. Austin, Texas

No. of Deals: 64

No. of Startups: 53

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 475.51

### 7. Seattle, Washington

No. of Deals: 82

No. of Startups: 69

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 671.43

### 6. Washington, D.C.

No. of Deals: 92

No. of Startups: 79

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 397.00

### 5. Los Angeles, California

No. of Deals: 150

No. of Startups: 121

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 754.88

### 4. Boston, Massachusetts

No. of Deals: 212

No. of Startups: 179

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 1,335.90

### 3. New York, New York

No. of Deals: 271

No. of Startups: 238

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 1,640.65

### 2. San Jose, California

No. of Deals: 327

No. of Startups: 276

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 3,251.12

### 1. San Francisco, California

No. of Deals: 495

No. of Startups: 431

Sum of Equity Invested (USD millions): 4,243.52