Quality of LIfe

Residents of Wayne County enjoy an outstanding quality of life. Whether you prefer big city sophistication or small town simplicity, Wayne County has it all. And others are starting to notice!

Wooster and Wayne County is one of only ten small communities in North America and South America to be named a "City of the Future" by fDi Intelligence, a division of Financial Times of London

  • Wayne County has been named a Top-10 Micropolitan area for business growth for ten straight years
  • Hometown Bizjournals named Wooster a U.S. “Dream Town”
  • Wayne County has experienced consistent population growth and is projected to be northeast Ohio’s fastest-growing county
  • Wages in Wayne County have increased by nearly 24% (23.77%) over the past decade (SOURCE: Ohio Bureau of Labor Market Information)


Opportunities in Wayne County