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 2019

CompanyNumber of Employees
(full & part time)
Products or Service
Ashland University765
Private University
Samaritan Regional Health System725Medical
Charles River Laboratories875Biomedical Research
Mansfield Plumbing700Bathroom Fixture Manufacturing
Ashland County506County Government
Ashland City Schools400Public Schooling
BCU Electric, LLC.400Contracting & Electrical Solutions Provider
Wal-Mart330Big Box Retailer
Brethren Care Village348Assisted Living
Pentair Pump Group310Pump Manufacturing
Hedstrom Plastic / Ball Bounce & Sport250Toys, Exercise & Sports Balls
Step 2 Corporation162Lawn, Garden & Household Supplies
City of Ashland227City Government
American Augers240Boring Equipment
Kingston153Assisted Living
Snyder's - Lance150Cookies & Crackers
BookMasters165Book Manufacturer
LiquiBox200Containers for Liquids
Loudonville-Perrysville Exempt Schools150Public Schooling
Packaging Corporation of America (PCA)206Corrugated Cardboards

Top Employers