Small business mentors organization SCORE pulled together the facts and figures for this infographic, making the case that it’s a great time to buy or sell a small business.

Some of the highlights:

  • Small business sales overall have been stable since their last major jump in 2013, hovering around 7,000 deals a year.
  • The sales prices of small businesses have been steadily increasing in the same time frame, close to an average $200,000 in 2015.
  • Some typical sales prices:
    • Beauty salon/barber: $75,000
    • Laundry/dry cleaner: $175,000
    • Gasoline station: $320,000
Great Time to Buy Sell Small Biz