The Heartland of Northeast Ohio
Easy Access to Cities, Resources and Transportation
Located conveniently in the midst of northeastern Ohio’s urban centers, Portage County offers excellent accessibility to a well-developed transportation network, major urban markets, a well educated and experienced labor force and some of the finest educational, cultural and recreational opportunities available anywhere.
From its gently rolling pastures, to its industrial parks and city centers, Portage County has something to offer everyone. Portage County, the home of more than 161,000 people and encompasses a land area of approximately 322,000 acres (500 sq. miles). The convenient access to Greater Cleveland, Akron/Canton and Warren/Youngstown metropolitan areas makes Portage County an excellent business location. Plus, Portage County is close to cultural, recreational, educational and social amenities not far from our more rural, less congested setting.
In Portage County businesses discover that tax rates, labor costs, rents, the price of land and building construction costs are extremely competitive.
Residents find diverse and affordable housing, quality education, excellent shopping, a multitude of recreational options and a quiet drive in the country only minutes away.