Unmatched Strategic Location

The Columbus Region’s geographic location gives companies access to more of the U.S. population and employment base than any other major metro area.

A Region in Motion

Businesses are on the move, and the Columbus Region is the place to be.







Market Access

The Columbus Region sits within a day’s drive of 45% of the country’s population and 48% of its headquarters operations.

John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH)—located just 15 minutes from Downtown Columbus—provides business travelers daily flights to major cities including New York, Chicago, Atlanta, and Washington, D.C.

Rickenbacker International Airport, one of the world’s only cargo-dedicated airports, is located 10 miles south of Columbus to transport goods any place, any time.

FTZ 138 encompasses all the Columbus Region and is legally considered outside of customs territory. That means goods may be brought into the site without formal customs entry.

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A Quick Look at the Region

The Columbus Region is set up for your business’ success and your employees’ happiness.

The Columbus Region is made up of 11 counties. Full of opportunity and space, there’s plenty of room to grow here.

The population is diverse in every way. From all walks of life and backgrounds, the people of the Columbus Region are passionate about continuing to make us better every day.

There are many reasons why families are flocking here. From big-city amenities to small-town charm, and with a thriving economy, everyone can find success in the Columbus Region.

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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.