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Population: 3,582

Founded: 1815

Holmes County, OhioHolmes County, Ohio

Quick Facts

The county population of approximately 40,000 includes about 19,000 Amish. Millersburg, the county seat, is the home of Pomerene Hospital, government offices, the main post office, banks, grocery stores, shops, a library and a variety of offices.

The county's two school districts, West and East, enroll about 4,600 students in two high schools, one middle school, and fourteen elementary schools. Special learning needs are met at the Holmes County Training Center.

The county has three commissioners, 14 township trustees and many churches, clubs, and organizations. Youth groups include Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and 4-H.

Our newspapers are the Holmes County Hub, The Bargain Hunter, and the Holmes County Journal. The local radio station is WKLM 95.3 FM.

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Upcoming Chamber Events

June 07, 2016

General Membership Meeting

Topic: Injury Prevention

Speaker: Kerry MacQueen, HC Health Dept.

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June 09, 2016

Holmes Area Safety Council

Topic: Introduction to the Industrial Commission and Workers’ Compensation Adjudication

Speaker: Pat Gannon

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If you want to live and work in Holmes County, check out our Job Bank with its links to employment ads. If a company relocation or branch office is in your plans, call the Chamber at 330-674-3975 and ask for a relocation package.

Expo Center Survey

We want your opinion about the new Holmes County Fairgrounds location and proposed Expo Center. Visit our online survey here.