Office Objectives

The Defiance County ED Office seeks to attract new jobs and investment to Defiance County by linking interested investors to the information they need regarding properties, utilities and incentives available in Defiance County. Our office serves as the first contact point for companies seeking project assistance from both state and local government.

Incentive Programs

Enterprise Zone Program - Businesses that invest significant dollars in real property may apply for an Enterprise Zone Agreement. Qualifying applicants may be approved for up to 100% in tax abatements with the local school district's consent. Read more >>

Data Central

Defiance County Economic Development can quickly provide a range of information to companies considering Defiance for capital investment. Read more >>