July 21, 2024 | Fayette County and Washington Court House Economic Development

Discover Fayette County, Ohio

Where Business Thrives
With Historic Charm

Centrally Located

From Columbus, Cincinnati, and Dayton, Fayette County is an amazing hub of easy access, having direct access to state Routes 38, 41, and 735, U.S Routes 22, 35, and 62, Interstate 71, and several other connecting roadways.

The Mega Site

Fayette County is home to the “Fayette County Mega site,” the premier Mega-Manufacturing site in the State of Ohio and Midwest Region with 1,500 + acres located at the interstate of I 71 and U.S. Route 35.

Economic Development

Fayette County, with a population estimated at 29,030, is undergoing new commercial, retail, industrial, recreational, and entertainment growth, as well as residential housing expansion.

Industrial Park

One of Ohio’s top Industrial sites, the Washington Court House Industrial park has all utilities reaching to the park boundaries, all due diligence studies completed with clear findings, and access to a large regional workforce.

Why Choose Fayette County?

We envision a future where our county is a preferred destination for businesses of all sizes and sectors, offering a supportive environment for startups, expansions, and investments. Through collaboration and strategic development, we aim to create lasting economic vitality, job growth, and community well-being, while preserving the historical character and charm that make our county special.

Economic Growth and Prosperity

Our mission is to support economic growth and prosperity in Fayette County, Washington Court House and the state of Ohio by providing resources that support business development,  attracts investment, and enhances workforce capabilities. We aim to facilitate connections between businesses, investors, and community resources while promoting the unique advantages and opportunities within our county.





1500 +

Premier Industrial Acreage
(1,136 Football Fields)

From Fayette County Business Leaders

“We are grateful for the warm welcome our new joint venture battery plant has received from Fayette County
and we look forward to meeting more of our new neighbors…”

Bob Lee, CEO of the Honda and LGES JV company


“Obviously, we needed a large piece of property that could fit our needs and have access to major transportation routes and resources. One of the predominant resources that is key is that we have the right workforce. We believe that we can get a good diverse hiring pool in the surrounding area, including Columbus, Dayton, and southern Ohio. All of those factors were key in determining to locate where we did. We think we have a strong position that will be able to attract a good quality workforce.”  READ MORE

Bob Nelson, executive vice president of American Honda Motor Co., Inc

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From Columbus, Cincinnati, and Dayton,
Fayette County is an amazing hub of easy access.