Wayne County Economic Development Council

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Strong Incentives
Tax credits, abatements, grants, low-cost financing Foreign Trade Zone and more.

Business-Friendly Climate
Effective community and government partnerships locally and throughout Northeast Ohio.

Access to Markets
Central location with great ground, rail, water and air accessibility.

High Quality of Life
Small town hospitality and country living with big city opportunities.

Leading Ag-Bioscience Infrastructure
Premier research facilities and infrastructure.

Low Cost of Doing Business

Energy, labor and occupancy costs among the nation’s most affordable.

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Find Balance in an Affordable, Attractive AgUrban Lifestyle

Wayne County offers an enviable agurban environment that combines the best of country living with the amenities provided by three nearby metroplitan markets. 

Life is good by any measure in Wayne County, and our community leaders devote considerable resources to ensure it stays that way. Here you will find an engaged citizenry that works at all levels to maintain a superior quality of life. 

Wayne County balances the needs of commerce with those of our significant recreational and agricultural spaces through a forward looking comprehensive plan.  It's a proven formula for prosperity and superior livability, and one that makes Wayne County a model micropolitan area that has been recognized nationally for livability and economic growth.  

Residents find in Wayne County a model where business success and personal fulfillment can both be achieved. Whether you think of "quality of life" as leisure activities, cultural enrichment, entertainment, recreation or simply knowing your family is safe in a city that exudes a real sense of community, you can experience it in Wayne County.
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