County Overview of Gallia County

APEG serves Gallia County as a JobsOhio network partner in economic development and with support from the SBA Regional Innovation Cluster Initiative for their forest and wood products businesses. 

  • Highways through County: US 35, OH 7
  • Rail through County: CSX Transportation Inc, Norfolk Southern Corp
  • Nearest Airport: Gallia-Meigs Regional Airport, 312 Airport Rd, Gallipolis OH
  • Distance – Airport to County Seat: 3.3
  • County Seat: Gallipolis
DirectorMelissa Clark (740) 446-4612 ext 271

Gallia County Economic & Community Development
18 Locust Street, Room 1268
Gallipolis, Ohio 45631

Website

Utilities, Employment & Education

Electricity Providers

  • Buckeye REA
  • Columbus Southern Power
  • Ohio Power

Natural Gas Providers

  • Columbia Gas

Major Employers

  • GKN Sinter Metals- Automotive Parts Manufacturer
  • Electrocraft-Engines Components Manufacturer
  • AEP Gavin-Electricity Production
  • Kyger Creek Electric Corp-Electricity Production
  • Ohio Valley Bank-Financial Institution

Telephone

  • AT&T Ohio

County News

Warren Taylor to Give Keynote Speech at CWRU Food Week

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$1 Million Airport Rehabilitation Project Complete

Gallia County officials conducted one final inspection Thursday of the roughly $1 million rehabilitation of the Gallia-Meigs Regional Airport runway on Eastern Avenue.

 

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