Rural community feel with conveniences of a larger city.

Located right off US 30, Wayne County offers that rural community feel with more of the modern conveniences of a larger city. Wayne County offers a wealth of educational opportunities from modern schools to multiple choices for higher education as well.

Wayne County is known for its higher education options from The College of Wooster to University of Akron-Wayne College to The Ohio State Agricultural Technical Institute. With the booming city of Wooster, located in the heart of Wayne County, there are lots of exciting events offered throughout the year for the community. Wayne County has many one-of-a-kind retail stores and unique locally owned businesses throughout each of the cities and villages in the county. Wayne County is also the home to the world headquarters for some of your favorite brands like JM Smucker & Co, Wooster Brush, and Smith Foods.



Population  Total 116,894

 Named for General "Mad" Anthony Wayne

Established in 1812

557 square miles