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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An Abundance of Diverse Talent

Employment By Occupation & Industry

Civilian employed population 16 years and over

55,125

+/- 787

OCCUPATION

Management, business, science and arts occupations

15,795

+/- 687

Service occupations

9,110

+/- 652

Sales and office occupations

12,513

+/- 670

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

5,918

+/- 456

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11,789

+/- 566

 

INDUSTRY

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining

2,292

+/- 291

Construction

3,580

+/- 381

Manufacturing

12,043

+/- 654

Wholesale trade

1,679

+/- 256

Retail trade

6,402

+/- 509

Transportation and warehousing, and utilities

2,649

+/- 310

Information

1,002

+/- 240

Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing

2,403

+/- 333

Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services

3,482

+/- 363

Educational services, and health care, and social assistance

11,475

+/- 619

Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services

4,183

+/- 453

Other services, except public administration

2,781

+/- 334

Public administration

1,154

+/- 193

 

CLASS OF WORKER

Private wage and salary workers

45,174

+/- 745

Government workers

5,578

+/- 482

Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business

4,234

+/- 313

 Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 American Community Survey
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