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Norwalk Economic Development Corporation
Strategically located in the heart of north central Ohio, Norwalk offers all the benefits of small-town living with a progressive and diverse business environment.

One hour from both Cleveland and Toledo, Norwalk is 5 minutes from the Ohio Turnpike and 20 minutes south of Lake Erie and the world-famous Cedar Point Amusement Park.

For a business location that offers outstanding access, a hardworking labor force, solid infrastructure and an exceptional quality of life, come to Norwalk – Where Tradition and Innovation Meet!

news & information
NEDC Seeking New Economic Development Director:

The Norwalk Economic Development Corporation (NEDC), a 501(c)(3) seeks an experienced individual to lead its economic development program, manage businesses attraction and retention, oversee personnel and programs, and coordinate incentive programs.

This position requires at least a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Economics, Marketing, Public Administration or related field, with at least five years experience in economic development and/or executive positions. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.

Send resumes and salary requirements to NEDC, 12 Benedict Avenue, 2nd floor, Norwalk, OH 44857 or e-mail For a complete job description or more information, call 419.663.2030.

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Community Events:

NEDC 11th Annual Investor Luncheon: "Celebrating area Businesses - the Fabric of our Community", Friday October 10th, 2014. Location: Norwalk Furniture. For more information contact Terry Miller at 419.66.2030.

Imagine Harvest: September 19th and 20th in Uptown Norwalk. Friday night starting at 5 pm and Saturday starting at 9 am. Music, Food, Art and the annual Pet N Pup Parade!

Norwalk Farmers Market: The market will be open every Saturday from 9am-12pm in Suhr Family Park starting June 7 and running through September 27! Visit for more information.

quick stats
Available Workforce
Over 30,000 in regional labor force.

Estimated Population within 5 miles: 26,000

Median Age of Workforce
36.4 for 5-mile radius
39.0 for 15-mile radius
37.8 for 30-mile radius

cost of living
Cost of Living Index Comparison
Area Index Area Index
Norwalk OH 97.1 Columbus 98.6
Austin TX 94.7 Denver CO 105.1
Raleigh NC 102 Chicago IL 111.5
Louisville KY 93.6 Miami FL 117.8
Atlanta GA 97.6 Baltimore MD 120.6
Phoenix AZ 101.6 Oakland CA 150.1
Source: ACCRA, May 2008. Index of 100.0 is US average. New Data coming in Sept.2010
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