Cities & States

Population: 824,663
Population: 390,584
Population: 297,397
Population: 282,275
Population: 198,329
Population: 141,368
Population: 80,380
Population: 72,463
Population: 65,573
Population: 63,778

Cuyahoga County
Population: 1,272,533
Franklin County
Population: 1,181,824
Hamilton County
Population: 802,481
Summit County
Population: 541,592
Montgomery County
Population: 536,433
Lucas County
Population: 439,511
Stark County
Population: 375,348
Butler County
Population: 369,650
Lorain County
Population: 301,720
Mahoning County
Population: 237,033


Ohio Employment Profile

Ohio is located in the Midwest region, with the Buckeye State’s economy historically banking and insurance, motor vehicle, plastics and rubber manufacturing, research and development, steel production, and agriculture. Developing sectors include bioscience, information, food processing, and oil industries. Ohio’s economic outlook strengths include skilled manufacturing workforce, good infrastructure, and quality healthcare system; while challenges include slow population growth and elevated level of out-migration, and heavy reliance on declining manufacturing sector. (Source: Ohio Development Services Agency)

Based on 2013 statistics, the health care and social assistance sector employs the greatest percentage of workers in the state, followed by government and government enterprises; manufacturing; retail trade; and accommodation and food services, respectively.

The largest employers in the state (as of December 2013) include the United States Government, Wal-Mart Stores, State of Ohio, Cleveland Clinic, Kroger Company, The Ohio State University, Catholic Healthcare Partners, Catholic Health Initiatives/Premier Health & TriHealth, University Hospitals Health System, and JP Morgan Chase & Co. (Source: Merritt Research Services, LLC)

Total Population (2000, 2010, 2015*)

Based on 2000, 2010 and 2015* U.S. Census data
1.92% increase since 2000 census.
(* 2009-2015’ ACS 5-Year Estimates)

Directory of, Cities, Towns and Villages in Ohio

Directory of Counties in Ohio

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