A- A+ facebook twitter email print Tom York on Business: New Business Startups Lagged in San Diego During the Pandemic Source Times of San Diego May 4, 2021, 7:48 am America’s finest city ranked No. 39 on the list, lagging far behind No. 1 Laredo, TX, and No. 2 Durham, NC. The study used 21 key measures to create the ranking.