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 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.
Defiance in top 5 of best affordable small towns
Defiance is on the list of the top 10 affordable small towns where people would like to live in the nation.
Realtor.com released the list on Monday, which examined more than 500 micropolitan areas, with populations between 10,000-50,000.
The rankings took into account median home prices, crime rates, unemployment rates, the number of households that spend no more than 28 percent of their annual income on housing, history, culture, festivals and natural beauty.
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.