Easy access to markets. Historically low taxes. Abundant venture capital and loan assistance. And business-friendly political leadership throughout the state. Simply put, Ohio presents a faster track for business formation, relocation or expansion. Simply choose from one of our six diverse, motivated economic regions.
Need demographic data? Site-selection details? Supply chain analysis? We’ll provide it quickly. You’ll work with a dedicated advisor team to access the contacts and information you need to choose your location with confidence.
There are two ways to access our responsive statewide economic resources. Contact regional leadership directly, or call JobsOhio at (614) 224-6446 and request an introduction. We’ll put you in touch with the people you need.
Please download any of our fact sheets, industry brochures or quarterly reports. They'll provide the details you need to help you make an informed decision or to move the selection process forward.
JobsOhio 3rd Quarter 2013 Results (3.7MB PDF)
JobsOhio 2nd Quarter 2013 Results (3.7MB PDF)
JobsOhio 1st Quarter 2013 Results (4.9MB PDF)
JobsOhio 4th Quarter 2012 — Annual Report (22MB PDF)
JobsOhio 3rd Quarter 2012 Report (1.85MB PDF)
JobsOhio 2nd Quarter 2012 Report (2.15MB PDF)
Site Selection Data
Ohio Gross Domestic Product (1.4MB PDF)
Ohio Imports (1.8MB PDF)
Ohio Major Employers Part 1 (340K PDF)
Ohio Major Employers Part 2 (630K PDF)
You might be surprised by how diverse the leading employers are in Ohio — and how many people they put to work. Learn about total headcounts, headquarters and more. Download in two separate files.
Ohio Per Capita Income (1.1MB PDF)
Ohio Air and Waterports Map (964KB PDF)
Ohio Region Highway Map (2.5MB PDF)
Ohio Region Rail Map (1.9MB PDF)
Ohio Overview (5.75MB PDF)
Learn why Ohio is the top location for your business.
Data By Region
Looking for data specific to any of our regions? Click any of the links below for an expanded list of their offerings.
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Southeast Region Click to expand >>
Foreign Direct Investment in Ohio
Ohio and Brazil (1.4MB PDF)
Partners in Economic Growth.
Ohio and Israel (2.4MB PDF)
International Business Thrives in Ohio.
Ohio and Japan (3.1MB PDF)
International Investors in Ohio.
Ohio and South America (1.4MB PDF)
Partners in Economic Growth.
Ohio Foreign Trade Zone Brochure (257KB PDF)
Read about the business benefits of Ohio’s Foreign Trade Zone incentive program.
Ohio Economic Overview (French) (4.75MB PDF)
French translation of the Ohio Economic Overview brochure.
Ohio Economic Overview (German) (4.75MB PDF)
German translation of the Ohio Economic Overview brochure.
Select USA Brochure (7.9MB PDF)
Ohio – The Profitable Choice for Business.
Ohio Industry Brochures
Ohio Advanced Manufacturing Industry Snapshot (2.6MB PDF)
Ohio Financial Services Industry Snapshot (2.8MB PDF)
Ohio Information Technology Industry Snapshot (2.1MB PDF)
Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Industry Snapshot (1.4MB PDF)
Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Industry Brochure (2.3MB PDF)
Ohio Automotive Industry Snapshot (1.8MB PDF)
Ohio Automotive Industry Brochure (2.4MB PDF)
Ohio Polymer & Chemicals Industry Snapshot (1.7MB PDF)
Ohio Polymer & Chemicals Industry Brochure (1.6MB PDF)
Ohio Shale Report (6.74MB PDF)
Quarterly Economic Trends for Ohio Oil and Gas Industries.
Utica Shale in Ohio 2013 (5.3MB PDF)
State Business Tax Comparisons (125KB PDF)
Severance Tax Analysis (160KB PDF)
The Ohio Business Roundtable engaged Ernst & Young to analyze and evaluate Governor Kasich’s proposed changes to the state and local tax treatment of oil and gas activities.
Ohio’s Strategic Access to U.S. Markets (510KB PDF)
Tax Reform (1.2MB PDF)
Ohio County Profiles
Browse details about Ohio counties including population by race and age, education, employment and income status, voting, crime, healthcare statistics and more.
Ohio Interactive Map
Search an interactive Ohio map that shows cities, regions, highways, airports, parks, rivers and more.