Ohio: What you need to know
Consistently ranked one of the best states for business, Ohio offers residents many benefits too, including a low cost of living, excellent schools and good recreational opportunities. Manufacturing and financial industries anchor the economy in Ohio, which is the largest producer in the country of plastics, rubber and fabricated metal. The best places to live in Ohio include Akron, Cincinnati and Dublin. Sports fans have several teams to cheer for including the Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Cavaliers and the Ohio State Buckeyes.
- Looking for the best place to raise a family in Ohio? These small towns and cities around the state are gems waiting to be discovered.
- Cincinnati, Dublin, Wooster are among the top choices
- There's something in Ohio for everyone. Want proof? Read on.
- Ohio House passes bill to make "Hang on Sloopy" the state's official rock song.
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- "There’s such a spirit of wanting to rally and support people.”
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- Cheese curds, lakes, beer, quality education, four seasons: There's a lot to love about being in the Midwest.
- Several of Cincinnati's top employers are in health services, grocery and merchandise, and financial services industries.
- Cincinnati is home to more than 30 colleges and universities such as Miami University, University of Cincinnati and Xavier University.
- Major employers in the Oh-Penn region are in involved in manufacturing, automotive production, education, health care, and transportation and logistics.
- Licking County holds a lot of opportunities for job-seekers. Here's a list of the county's top employers.
- Akron is the site of many corporate headquarters as well as start-up operations.
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Quick Facts about OH
|Latest Population Increase||0.00%|
|Median Household Income||$49,429|
|Median Home Price||$129,900|
|Median Property Tax||$1,246|
Employment Rate in OH
Race in OH
Employment Rate in OH
Educational Levels in OH
|Graduate or Professional Degree||9.7%|
|High School Graduate||34.1%|
|Some College, No Degree||20.7%|
|Percent Bachelor's Degree or Higher||26.1%|
|Percent High School Graduate or Higher||89.1%|
Industry in OH
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting and Mining||1.1%|
|Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities||4.8%|
|Finance and Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing||6.4%|
|Professional, Scientific and Management and Administrative and Waste||9.3%|
|Educational Services and Health Care and Social Assistance||24.2%|
|Arts, Entertainment and recreation and Accommodation and food Services||9.1%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||4.5%|
Housing in OH
Data Sources : U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census, 2011-2015 American Community Survey, 2010 Census Gazetteer, GreatSchools, WalkScore, Bureau of Labor and Statistics, County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service, Veterans Administration (VA), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Best places to Live in Ohio
|Title||Population||Median Home Price||Median Household Income|