Skip to content Preview site
narrow screen wide screen auto screen Increase font size Decrease font size Default font size
The City of West Carrollton Ohio
Home Departments Economic Development Economic Development
Economic Development


The City of West Carrollton is the ideal location to conduct business. Proximity to major interstate systems and international airports, as well as a supportive local government, put West Carrollton in the highest ranks of excellent business locations. West Carrollton is located in Montgomery County, just 8 miles south of Dayton, Ohio. West Carrollton is part of the Dayton-Springfield "Metropolitan Statistical Area" (MSA) of over one million people.

West Carrollton provides exceptional transportation convenience and rapid access to major U.S. and World Markets. I-75, the major U.S. north-south corridor, passes through West Carrollton. The nearby Dayton International Airport makes the area the nation's largest 90-minute air travel market, reaching 75% of the U.S. population. The airport is also ranked sixth in the U.S. in air freight handling. A major United Parcel Service (UPS) Hub is located in West Carrollton. Both Norfolk Southernl and CSX provide rail service to West Carrollton. West Carrollton has become a location-of-choice for high-tech, light industrial, tool and die, and distribution businesses.


West Carrollton's proximity to area colleges and universities offers convenient access to a highly skilled labor force. Nearby Wright Patterson Air Force Base, with the nations largest R&D budget, also attracts an outstanding labor pool.

The West Carrollton community has a reputation for friendliness and hospitality. Residents are supportive of community improvements and the school system, as well as business retention programs.


West Carrollton enjoys a strong pro-business reputation. It is both politically and financially stable with a strong tax base. The government takes a proactive approach in delivering a full range of support services including police, fire, street, and water services.

An ongoing capital investment program ensures continual improvement of utilities and services throughout the city. It is an attractive community and the "city beautiful" efforts are shown throughout the parks, the entrances to the city and the tree-lined streets.

How To Contact Us
(937) 859-5184

Title Filter     Display # 
# Article Title
1 Economic Development
2 Community Reinvestment Areas
3 Incentive Programs


300 E. Central Ave.
West Carrollton, OH 45449
Ph. 937-859-5181
Fx. 937-859-3366