Muskingum County Businesses
Downtown to downtown, Zanesville is 52 miles from Columbus, the 14th largest city in the U.S.A., via Interstate 70. The Columbus MSA has over two million people. While Muskingum County is just outside the Columbus MSA, employers in Muskingum County will find a readily available work force. The labor force in the county is just over 41,000 people.
Muskingum County is a regional center for health care, services, shopping and employment. Approximately, 9,000 commuters travel to Muskingum County from other counties to go to work. When looking at neighboring counties within a 45-minute commute, the regional labor force is over one million people.
In Muskingum County we offer employers the services they need to successfully staff growing businesses. The Ohio Means Jobs – Muskingum County office provides recruitment, application and screening services to employers at no cost, saving the company time and money and allowing managers to focus on getting their business up and running.