Find the perfect location
for your retail store or restaurant

Know (definitively) where your customers are based on the
number of online searches for what you sell, including
insights on spending, demographics, traffic, and many others.

How it works

Analyze a location under 5 minutes!

Create your free account

Sign up for free and browse through our 35+ unique insights.

Select your locations

Choose and compare up to 4 locations in a single report – including the county, city, or state.

Run your report

Drag and drop any of our insights into your report and then easily export to a PDF or share it with your team or clients.

Before you sign a long-term lease,
understand everything about your location

Detailed demographics data

Know everything about your target customer and your potential location. Understand where they live, work, and shop, including insights into how an area is developing based on 1,500+ up-to-date datasets. Our insights include ethnicity, crime index, income, language spoken, occupation, age, population and housing trends, education, household size, and a lot more. You can also take advantage of our 1, 3, 5-mile radii demographic templates for any location in the US.

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See consumer demand

Nowhere else will you find this unique insight. Our consumer demand data tells you how much interest exists for what you sell, calculated from online searches and social media engagements. Use this dataset to discover new customers and where your product is in high demand.

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Traffic counts for the 21st century

Get accurate, detailed, and updated traffic information for 1.8+ million road segments throughout the US. By using GPS signals, cell towers, traffic cameras, and mobile devices, you get traffic data that is far superior to inaccuracies gathered from road strips or manually counted cars. We provide traffic counts for both sides of the street as well as hourly, daily, weekly, and annual traffic.

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Understand spending trends

Get the latest spending trends for hundreds of retail and restaurant categories – like men’s and women’s clothing, steakhouses, new or used car sales, jazz cafes, Chinese food, juice bars, medical services, pet food, music instruments, theaters, etc. If you sell it, we’ll have the spending data for it on our platform.

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Know Your Competition

We provide detailed maps that show you where your competitors are located and can filter them according to your own specifications. If you want to know why a competitor is doing well at a particular location, we can help you with that too.

Run an analysis for any location in the US for only $99,
or get access to more features for a low monthly price

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Why IdealSpot?

Modern insights, simplified
We seamlessly blend innovative and traditional datasets to empower you with better, easy-to-understand insights. For instance, we merge hundreds of datasets like demographics, traffic, mobile device tracking, retail and restaurant spending, etc. with our unique search engine traffic and social media trends to provide the most comprehensive site analysis available. Additionally, most of our datasets are updated monthly to provide you with the most up-to-date trends in your industry.

Unmatched data to understand your customers’ journey
Know the steps your customers took from initial search to purchase. We are able to answer questions like how many times, and in which areas, people have searched for your product or service through search and social media data, where they are coming from via traffic data, and who your customers are based on multiple demographic insights.

Easily sharable, flexible pricing
Our online platform enables you to quickly create custom reports and maps, export raw data, and share it with your team or clients through a trackable link. And no matter who you are, we have a flexible pricing plan that will fit your needs. Starting at $99, pay for single reports or subscribe for more features and insights.

Understand what makes a location successful
See how your locations stack up against each other, or how they compare against national and regional averages.

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