Despite Delaware County’s inland location, it features the most shoreline—about 140 miles—of all the counties in Ohio. Located 25 miles north of downtown Columbus, the county seat is the City of Delaware.
Snapshot of the County
OVERVIEW OF THE COUNTY
Delaware County is centrally located with quick, easy access to both rural and urban areas, several airports, railways and major interstate highways.
WORKFORCE & LIVABILITY
Home to three institutions of higher education: Columbus State Community College (Delaware Campus), Methodist Theological School, and Ohio Wesleyan University, 51% of Delaware County's residents have a bachelor’s degree.