WHY CHOOSE DEFIANCE COUNTY?
YOUR LINK TO DEFIANCE COUNTY
Located in northwest Ohio, Defiance County is a commercial and industrial hub with much to offer companies, employees, residents and visitors alike. Whether you are interested in a company expansion or relocation, Defiance County Economic Development is your link—to information, resources, incentives and tools that will help make your project a success. From utilities and sites to workforce development training, our team is here to answer questions and connect you with the appropriate local, regional and state resources. We can help at any stage, whether your project is on the drawing board or shovel ready. Let’s connect! Contact us to see how our team can support your efforts.
DEFIANCE COUNTY IN THE NEWS
Defiance ranked #8 in 2018 Top 100 Micropolitan Communities
Defiance has been listed in the top 100 micropolitans by Site Selection magazine for 2018. The city ranked eighth in the nation for micropolitan areas (cities with a population of 10,000-50,000) with nine economic development projects for the year.
Defiance Among Top 7 Affordable Small Towns in 2018
We all know the seductive advantages of big-city living. But there are plenty of charms found in small-town America, too—towns where you chat with your neighbors at the grocery store, local kids ride bikes in packs across tree-lined streets, and moms hang shirts to dry on the backyard clotheslines. Just like on those Sunday morning insurance commercials that put lumps in our throats every time.
ABOUT DEFIANCE COUNTY
From global companies to local firms, it’s easy to see why so many major employers choose to do business in Defiance County. Find out why.
Defiance County is centrally located between markets in Cleveland, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Columbus, Detroit and Chicago. Learn more.
Our office can provide a range of information. Contact us with your specific request and we will assist quickly and confidentially.
Defiance County is more than an excellent location to do business—it’s a phenomenal place to live, play and visit as well. Find out more.
Defiance County is home to golf courses, wildlife areas, community festivals and cultural activities that engage residents and attract visitors. Learn more.