Delaware County Economic Development Agency

Find Delaware County Ohio economic development agencies, departments and corporations. Economic development agencies provide information on resources for economic growth through the expansion of local businesses and by attracting new business and tourism.


Westerville Economic Development 21 South State Street Westerville OH 43081 11.4 miles from Delaware County 614-901-6409


Dublin Economic Development 5200 Emerald Parkway Dublin OH 43017 13.8 miles from Delaware County 614-410-4400

Franklin County Economic Development 150 South Front Street Columbus OH 43215 22.1 miles from Delaware County 614-525-3094

Columbus Economic Development 475 East Mound Street Columbus OH 43215 22.3 miles from Delaware County 614-559-0104

Violet Township Economic Development 12970 Rustic Dr Pickerington OH 43147 27.3 miles from Delaware County 614-382-5988

Newark Economic Development # 407, 40 W Main St Newark OH 43055 35.3 miles from Delaware County 740-670-7530

Hardin County Economic Development 100 East Franklin Street Kenton OH 43326 40.5 miles from Delaware County 419-673-4131

Lancaster Economic Development 1424 Camp Ground Road Northwest Lancaster OH 43130 41.4 miles from Delaware County 740-681-5075

Mansfield Economic Development 30 North Diamond Street Mansfield OH 44902 42.1 miles from Delaware County 419-755-9793

Ashland Economic Development 206 Claremont Avenue Ashland OH 44805 54.4 miles from Delaware County 419-289-3200

Fostoria Economic Development 121 North Main Street Fostoria OH 44830 64.3 miles from Delaware County 419-435-7780

Chillicothe Economic Development 15 North Paint Street Chillicothe OH 45601 65.3 miles from Delaware County 740-775-0612

Ohio State Economic Development 545 West Market Street Lima OH 45801 66.2 miles from Delaware County 419-229-5320

Ohio State Economic Development Ste 320, 1 S Main St Dayton OH 45402 72.3 miles from Delaware County 937-285-6185

Dayton Economic Development 101 West 3rd Street Dayton OH 45402 72.3 miles from Delaware County 937-333-3634

Montgomery County Economic Development 451 West 3rd Street Dayton OH 45422 72.6 miles from Delaware County 937-225-6140

Fremont Economic Development 323 South Front Street Fremont OH 43420 73.8 miles from Delaware County 419-334-5905

Putnam County Economic Development 115 S Fair Ave Ottawa OH 45875 74.1 miles from Delaware County 419-523-5595

Moraine Economic Development 4200 Dryden Road Moraine OH 45439 76.3 miles from Delaware County 937-535-1034

Cambridge Economic Development 1131 Steubenville Avenue Cambridge OH 43725 77.2 miles from Delaware County 740-432-4882

What is a tax abatement?

A tax abatement is an agreement between a business and a taxing entity, such as a state, county, or local government, which provides a temporary tax reduction for a business that expands or makes physical improvements. Typically, the additional property taxes that would have been levied as a result of the business expansion or improvement are forgiven for a specified period of time. Businesses are sometimes offered tax abatements as a way to encourage expansion and investment.

What is the difference between an Economic Development Agency and an Economic Development Commission?

An Economic Development Agency is an agency of the government staffed by professional employees who implement the programs and services of the agency. An Economic Development Commission usually refers to an appointed board that serves as an advisor on economic policy. Economic Development Commissions are common at the county and local levels of government.

What do I need to do to start a new business?

Most Economic Development Agencies have a staff person or office to help prospective business owners to understand how to register their business and obtain any necessary licensing.