• Economic Development

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  • We are a team of professionals in Knox County, Ohio collaborating on ways we can help businesses and job seekers make connections and advance skills and knowledge in our area.  Utilizing our areas of expertise, we seek to identify and fill information gaps and provide solutions for both employers and employees.  We have a passion for developing Knox County into a vibrant place to live and work.  Our main areas of focus include training opportunities, a discussion network for Human Resources professionals and exposure to local careers for students.

    Click here to view our two-page overview, objectives, data, and partners.

    The Knox County area is ideal for new business and the relocation of existing businesses. The business climate is healthy and growing. The residents of Knox County have first rate opportunities for education, healthcare, and employment. The Chamber takes an active role in recruiting and assisting businesses to locate in the area.

    We offer free assistance with:

    • Finding Available Business Space
    • Demographics and statistics for Knox County area
    • Employee recruiting materials and relocation packets
    • Provide space for interviewing prospective employees; contact the Chamber for available hours
    • Advertising of job openings
    • Free use of recruiting video, highlighting everything fantastic about our county.
    • Serving as an advocate and resource center for your business and all necessary county and state agencies involved in helping you expand or locate a business in Knox County.


    Whether you are bringing your business to Knox County or looking to expand, we are here to help!

    The manufacturing and industrial community can also find additional resources and tax abatement details from the Area Development Foundation.

  • This beautifully open space is located at 10 East Main Street in Danville, Ohio.  Other tenants include the Knox County Health Department and Conway's Pharmacy.  There is approximately 3200 square feet available.  Lessor open to finishing the space to lessee's needs.  If interested, please email Josh Kirby at jkirby@kahrlcoinsurance.com, or call 740-263-1560.

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  • Available Business Space
     
    10 East Main Street
    Danville, Ohio 43014
    Contact: Josh Kirby at jkirby@kahrlcoinsurance.com
    Call 740-263-1560.
    • There is approximately 3200 square feet available. 
    • Lessor open to finishing the space to lessee's needs. 
     
     
    590 Fairgrounds Road
    Contact Mark Ramser at RJM Land Development, 
    740-392-2941
     
    Over 6000 square feet on the second floor with 11 offices most of which are management size offices.  
    • Three restrooms.
    • Walk-in safe.
    • Large open space on third floor (approx. 2100 sq ft).
    • Remainder of floor (approx. 4000 sq ft) primarily being storage space. Could be converted into offices.
    • Monthly lease rate for the second floor would be $2700 including gas, electric, water, sewer, and trash.
    • Third floor would be an additional $1000 per month. There are no restrooms on the third floor.
     
    If you have available business space, send details to Anthony McNeal at Chamber@KnoxChamber.com.  
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    316 South Main Street
    Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050
    Available for lease towards end of year Warehouse Space
    Contact: Ethan Robertson 614-296-5878
    • $600/ month
    • 40x40 with 12'wide x 9' tall garage door
    • Heat
    • Water Capable but no hookup at current time
    • Concrete floor with new overhead lights
    • Alley access
     
    Want to find more downtown Mount Vernon business space?
    Contact Anthony McNeal at 740-393-1481.
  • 1590 Coshocton Avenue, Suite B
    Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050
    Available for lease starting April 1, 2020
    Contact: Tim Workman 740-504-7554
    • -1,500 total SF
    • - Newer unit, built in 2015
    • - A number of individual offices in the unit
    • - Plenty of parking