Governor’s Cup Rankings

It’s often hard to quantify the quality of a community’s local business environment.  It’s easy to say this is a good place to do business, but at the West Central Ohio Industrial Center in Wapakoneta we can prove it.  For six consecutive years – 2006 through 2012 – Site Selection magazine has ranked Wapakoneta among the top 20 micropolitans (populations under 50,000) in the U.S. for business expansion projects.  It truly is one of the best places in Ohio, and the nation, to do business.  We invite you to consider the West Central Ohio Industrial Center in Wapakoneta, Ohio for your next project.  We are ready to become your partners in success.

Being Beyond Shovel Ready Saves Your Company Time & Money!

The phrase “Shovel Ready” is a widely used term in economic development circles. While it might have many different definitions, here’s what makes our location Beyond Shovel Ready:


Available Acres

Price per Acre

Highway Access

Rail Access






Natural Gas



Sanitary Sewer

Up to 200 Acres


I-75 @ US 33


350,000 within 50 mi.

All on Site


Fiber on Site

69KV Substation on Site

4" Lines on Site

10" - 15" Lines on Site

Max. Incentives Avail.

10" & 12" Lines on Site