Richland County has long been a center of industrial production and technical innovation. With a population of 125,000 and a laborshed including over 300,000 workers, the county leads in metal fabrication, plastic components production for the automotive industry, pipeline valves and controllers for oil and gas transmission, and pump production. Companies can take full advantage of its strategic location an hour from both Columbus and Cleveland, and transportation assets like Mansfield Lahm Regional Airport, Ashland Railway and rail port, and interstates. The county is known for its historic downtowns, gorgeous scenery, thriving arts and entertainment sectors, and abundant outdoor recreation.
Richland County Stats
|Notable Higher Ed. / Vocational Training Institutions|
|The Ohio State University at Mansfield|
|North Central State College|
|Madison Adult Career Center|
|Pioneer Career & Technology Center|
|Ashland University Nursing|