Find Competition In Your Area

Use Google Maps to find businesses surrounding your location.

1) Click the Open Google Map Button (opens map in new window),
2) Enter your store/business address,

3) Click on the “Nearby” button,

4) This will show you a search field where you can enter the business name or type you’re looking for. (See suggestions below).

Consider Searching These Categories:

Enter the name of your competitor or the type of business you’re looking for. Or search by product-type offered: subs, or burgers, wings, electronics, bicycles, hair salon, massage, etc.


  • Bakery
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Food
  • Meal Delivery
  • Meal Take-Out
  • Restaurant


  • Bicycle Store
  • Book Store
  • Clothing Store
  • Department Store
  • Convenience Store
  • Electronics Store
  • Florist
  • Furniture Store
  • Grocery Store
  • Hardward Store
  • Home Goods
  • Jewlery Store
  • Pharmacy
  • Pet Store
  • Shoe Store
  • Shopping Mall
  • Store

Personal Services

  • Beauty Salon
  • Car Wash
  • Dentist
  • Doctor
  • Gym
  • Hair Care
  • Spa

Also check-out the community version: Community Connection Finder to find community services, charities, and parks.

Need More?

If you’re finding the Trade Area Mapping Tool, but need more detailed help, we suggest the following courses!

Step-by-Step Plan:
Killer Marketing
& Sales Strategy


Everything you need to build a marketing take-action plan for your location. One of our most robust courses.

Explore Your
Business Neighborhood
to Find Great Ideas


Excellent guide to checking out the direct and indirect competition in your area. Even better with a team.