Welcome to Ashland County, Ohio

The best of the Midwest is on bold display here. Find yourself among small-town charm, rustic scenery, and world-class cultural offerings combined in one lovely package.



Unbeatable Quality of Life at Your Fingertips

Ashland Ohio Homes

Grow Your Family or Retire

The people living in this area are hospitable down to our roots. We extend a helping hand wherever we can and welcome you with open arms.

Schools in Ashland County Ohio

Excelling Education Systems

We put our best foot forward when it comes to education. From K-12 and even higher education at Ashland University, students find themselves here.

Ashland Ohio Employment Opportunities

Vibrant Business Community

Business is booming here and is further enhanced by easy access to the Columbus, Cleveland, and Akron metro areas. We put the wider world at your fingertips.


Something is always happening in Ashland County. Dress to impress and check out the Ashland Symphony Orchestra or get your dose of rock and roll at the Myers Memorial Bandshell.

Why stay in when you could check out the fun BalloonFest or the Ashland Chautauqua? There's a multitude of signature events to delight residents and out-of-towners alike.

From wine bars and coffee shops to diverse restaurants and a spirited farmers market, meanwhile, there's plenty of culinary exploring to do as well.


Explore Beyond City Limits

And then there’s the quiet splendor of our countryside: a rolling quilt of farms and woodlots peppered with hidden-jewel county parks. Hikers, canoers, anglers, and other outdoors people have their pick of gorgeous hardwood forests and meandering rivers.

Ashland County’s one of those special corners of the country where rich heritage and here-and-now energy harmonize in a timelessly pretty landscape. We wholeheartedly invite you to our warm community, whether you’re here to vacation or to relocate.

Have a look around our website and be sure to request a free visitor’s guide for even more info! If you would like to view our virtual visitor's guide, please click here. 

Ohio State Reformatory
Muskingum Watershed
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