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Best Hometowns 2013: Gallipolis
Every year, Ohio Magazine honors five communities across the state for their livability, as measured by education, parks and recreation, arts and entertainment offerings, services and, most important, citizen involvement.
Strong Financial Position
Gallia County has financial assistance available to assist with business expansion, job creation, and capital investment in Gallia County.  Additionally, incentives can be used to leverage incentives and financial assistance from state and federal sources.
Strategic Location and Robust Logistics
Ohio is nationally recognized as a central business location that delivers easy access to customers and supply chains. The state is within 500 miles of 50 percent of all U.S. and Canadian manufacturing.
Low Cost of Business
Gallia County provides many location advantages for your company's operations without the high labor costs found in most other markets. There is a highly-skilled manufacturing workforce available at wage rates well below national average.
Your Family Can Live Well Here
Gallia County, OH is the small community you think of with quaint small towns, beautiful river views, and a true sense of community.  It’s a place where you feel comfortable raising your family.
River Front Property with Barge Siding
This 25-acre river site was previously used for fleeting purposes and has existing docking. The site has one 1,800-sf...
“The Gallia County Economic Development Office is here to assist your company with its next business expansion including site and building selection, grant and tax incentives, labor force statistics, and other community information.  We also work closely with other state and regional offices that can provide assistance to your growing company."

Melissa Clark - Gallia County Economic & Community Development Director

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Countywide Success
  • AEP Gavin Plant
    American Electric Power operates one of the country’s largest coal-fired power generating units in Cheshire, OH.
  • Electrocraft
    Electrocraft, a global specialty-engineering corporation with locations throughout the U.S., Europe and Asia, operates its largest North American manufacturing facility in Gallipolis, OH. 
  • GKN Sinter Metals of Gallipolis, OH recently completed a $10 million expansion of its production facility. The project expansion included the installation of a new 750-metric-ton, powder-compaction press along with other capital equipment to launc...
  • Holzer Health System
    Founded as the Holzer Clinic in Gallipolis, OH in 1950, Holzer Health is today the largest employer in Gallia County, employing approximately 1,200 people. 
  • Founded in Gallipolis in 2001, Ohio Valley Trackwork Inc. is today one of the largest manufacturers of mining track in the world. 
  • The Downtown Revitalization Project (DRP), formerly Digital River Project, objective is to create an ecosystem of innovation through recruitment of high tech industry, business development initiatives, and quality of life enrichment for those livi...