From baby bottles to cookies … it’s Ashland MADE

Our local employers thrive in this community. Having an effective local government, affordable utilities and collaborative business leaders helps everyone’s bottomline. We are all here to prosper, to enjoy an enviable lifestyle, and to make a difference in a community of exceptional performers.

Largest Employers in Ashland County as of 2017

CompanyNumber of Employees
(full & part time)
Products or Service
Ashland University745
Private University
Samaritan Regional Health System750Medical
Charles River Laboratories700Biomedical Research
Mansfield Plumbing700Bathroom Fixture Manufacturing
Ashland County408County Government
Ashland City Schools400Public Schooling
BCU Electric, LLC.400Contracting & Electrical Solutions Provider
Wal-Mart330Big Box Retailer
Brethren Care Village313Assisted Living
Pentair Pump Group250Pump Manufacturing
Hedstrom Plastic / Ball Bounce & Sport285Toys, Exercise & Sports Balls
Step 2 Corporation270Lawn, Garden & Household Supplies
City of Ashland244City Government
American Augers200Boring Equipment
Kingston206Assisted Living
Snyder's - Lance195Cookies & Crackers
BookMasters163Book Manufacturer
LiquiBox191Containers for Liquids
Loudonville-Perrysville Exempt Schools156Public Schooling
Packaging Corporation of America (PCA)181Corrugated Cardboards

Top Employers