County Overview of Meigs County

APEG serves Meigs 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 33, OH 7, OH 32
  • 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: 17.2 miles
  • County Seat: Pomeroy
DirectorPerry Varnadoe (740) 992-3034

Meigs County CIC
238 East Main Street
Pomeroy, Ohio 45769


Utilities, Employment & Education

Electricity Providers

  • Buckeye REA
  • Columbus Southern Power
  • Ohio Power

Natural Gas Providers

  • Columbia Gas

Major Employers

  • Extendicare/Rocksprings Rehab Center
  • Gatling Ohio LLC
  • Overbrook Rehab Center


  • Frontier North
  • Windstream Western Reserve