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Franklin County

Overview

Franklin County Population & Employment Statistics

Demographics

1,264,518 Residents
33.8 Median Age
480,946 Households
$52,341 Median Household Income
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, ACS 5 Year Estimates, 2015
Source: EMSI 2017.1 Class of Worker

Franklin County Largest Private Sector Employers

Company FTE Operations
Nationwide 13,400 HQ, software development, analytics, data center
Cardinal Health, Inc. 5,058 HQ, distribution of pharmaceuticals and medical devices, radiopharmaceutical production
JPMorgan Chase & Co. 4,700 Major back office, software development, card manufacturing, data center
American Electric Power Company, Inc. 3,627 Utilities HQ, R&D, smart grid technology, transmissions, data center
Alliance Data Systems Corporation 3,057 Card services unit HQ, transactions processing, data center
Defense Supply Center Columbus 3,000 HQ of the Land and Maritime Supply Chain, distributin of supplies
Express Scripts 2,441 Pharmaceuticals distribution, customer service
Verizon Communications Inc. 2,406 Telecommunications back office, customer service, switching operations, data center
Gap, Inc. 2,200 Distribution and fulfillment of apparel, customer service
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. 2,200 HQ, distribution and fulfillment of apparel, software development
Source: Columbus 2020 Facilities Database

Franklin County Contacts

Franklin County
James Schimmer
Director, Economic Development and Planning

City of Bexley
Ben Kessler
Mayor

City of Canal Winchester
Lucas Haire
Development Director

City of Columbus
Steve Schoeny
Director of Development

Columbus-Franklin County Finance Authority
Jean Carter Ryan
Executive Director

City of Dublin
Colleen Gilger
Economic Development Director

City of Gahanna
Anthony Jones
Development Director

City of Grandview Heights
Patrik Bowman
Director of Administration, Economic Development

City of Grove City
Michael Clarey
Economic Development Manager

City of Groveport
Jeff Green
Development Director

City of Hilliard
David Meeks
Economic Development Director

Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission
William Murdock, AICP
Executive Director

City of New Albany
Jennifer Chrysler
Director of Community Development

Village of Obetz
Rod Davisson
Village Administrator

City of Pickerington
Gary Lee
Mayor

City of Reynoldsburg
Dan Havener
Development Director

City of Upper Arlington
Joe Henderson
Economic Development Director

City of Westerville
Jason Bechtold
Economic Development Administrator

City of Whitehall
Zach Woodruff
Director of Development

City of Worthington
David McCorkle
Economic Development Director

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