Community Overview

Community Awards

4-Time Top Micropolitan Community in the U.S. for New and Expanding Facilities, Site Selection Magazine
“Best Hometown in Northwest Ohio,” Ohio Magazine
“Dream Town,” BizJournals
“100 Best Communities for Young People,” America’s Promise Alliance
Best Small City in Northwest Ohio, WalletHub
Top 10 Best Places to Live in Ohio, Movoto Real Estate
No. 2 in U.S. for Dining, Nielson’s Restaurant Growth Index
Top 10 Ice Cream Parlors in U.S. (Dietsch’s), TripAdvisor


Population of Findlay: 41,908
Population of Hancock County: 75,573
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Median Income per household of Findlay: $43,948
Median Income per household of Hancock County: $50,166

Tax Rates

Findlay School District: $64.94 per thousand
City of Findlay Municipal Corporation: $3.20 per thousand
Hancock County: $7.80 per thousand
City Income Tax: 1.00% of gross income
Sales Tax: 6.750%

Top Employers

Blanchard Valley Health System: 2,600
Whirlpool Corporation: 2,400
Marathon Petroleum Corporation: 2,200
Hearthside: 1,900
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company: 1,800

Colleges & Universities

University of Findlay
Owens Community College
Bowling Green State University
Tiffin University
University of Toledo
Ohio Northern University


Annual Average Summer Temperature Range: 61-84°
Annual Average Winter Temperature Range: 19-40°
Average Annual Rainfall: 33.81 in.

Villages of Hancock County

Benton Ridge
Mount Blanchard
Mount Cory
North Findlay
Van Buren

Learn more about our wonderful community with the links below!

City of Findlay  |  Hancock County  |  Visit Findlay  |  Downtown Findlay  |  Economic Development
Greater Lima Region  |  We Are Real American

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Forklift Train the Trainer Program

Hancock County Safety Council, a program facilitated by the Findlay-Hancock

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Chamber Canteen at the LPGA Marathon Classic

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