In Athens County…

Rural soul meets metropolitan opportunity.

A Start-Up or Established?

Explore Athens County as a partner in your growth.

The Living
is Easy…

And relatively inexpensive.

Build Your Business.
Love Your Life.

It's definitely
a theory
we subscribe to.

Athens County is Ripe with Opportunity for Business Owners and Entrepreneurs


This site is intended to be a comprehensive resource for site selectors and new and existing businesses. Find area information in the Community Profiles module, available commercial sites and properties can be searched through the Real Estate tool. Find available incentives and loans, local community contacts, training opportunities, and file downloads in the Funding & Resources section.

View our 2014 Annual Report Here!

If you have a property you would like considered for assessment using the US EPA Brownfield Assessment Grant funds awarded to the Athens County Port Authority in May of 2014, please CLICK HERE and fill in the form.




Start It Up Nelsonville - Click here to learn more.