Explore Union County
A strong emphasis on economic diversification and vitality help make Union County the second-fastest-growing county in Ohio. In Union County you can build an outstanding quality of life through entrepreneurship, with easy access to local and regional amenities.
Union County Snapshot
The county provides businesses with many advantages, including a diverse and highly skilled workforce, growing population, and low cost of living and conducting business, plus direct access to surrounding metros.
Union County-Marysville Economic Development
Northwest of Columbus at the intersection of State Routes 33 and 36
The county is home to 64,971 residents with a median age of 38.1
Union County’s key cities include Dublin and Marysville
Honda, ScottsMiracle-Gro, Nestlé and Parker Hannifin
Union County makes educational opportunities for residents a top priority. It is home to three career and technical schools, including Ohio Hi-Point Career Center, Tri-Rivers Career Center and Tolles Career & Technical Center. The county’s population is growing quickly as residents take advantage of plentiful jobs and low cost of living.
Cities in Union County
Marysville has been an industrial powerhouse since the 1800s. The city’s early industrial boom facilitated its continuous growth, and today’s companies still look to Marysville for stable and convenient sites. Located northwest of the county’s center, major transportation line U.S. Route 33 runs directly through Marysville, giving it easy access to the rest of the state and beyond.
Located at the northern end of Franklin County, Dublin has experienced significant growth in the past decade as families and businesses surged to the area. It is known for its excellent school district, historic downtown area and the big-name healthcare and tech organizations that make their headquarters there.
Plain City, located just northwest of Columbus offers a unique blend of small-town charm and access to modern amenities. The area has become increasingly popular due to its proximity to both employment opportunities and recreational activities, making it an ideal choice for those looking to establish roots in the Columbus Region.
Top Employers in Union County
Company Headquarters: Japan
Operation: Research and Development
Company Headquarters: Switzerland
City: East Liberty
Company Headquarters: Germany
Our team is on hand to help your business find its place in the Columbus Region. Together we’ll secure your growth and future in our thriving ecosystem.