The Jackson County Economic Development Board (JCEDB) provides assistance services directed toward encouraging the startup, retention and expansion of Jackson County, Ohio businesses and jobs, particularly with small businesses; creation of new jobs and employment opportunities; and diversification of economic activity.
Jackson County's centralized location and world class infrastructure offer unparalleled transportation opportunities - get your product anywhere in the world with ease. Jackson, Ohio is located within just 500 miles of 75 percent of the United States population, 80 percent of United States corporate headquarters' and 61 percent of United States manufacturing establishments.
Jackson County is located in the central portion of southern Ohio. The city of Jackson, the county seat, is located 75 miles south of the state capital of Columbus, 100 miles east of Cincinnati and just over 30 miles northwest of the Ohio River at Gallipolis.