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 bottom line. 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

CompanyNumber of Employees
(full & part time)
Products or Service
Charles River Laboratories1072Biomedical Research
Ashland University727
Private University
University Hospitals
Samaritan Medical Center
Ashland County593County Government
Wal-Mart367Big Box Retailer
Brethren Care Village364Assisted Living
Ashland City Schools362Public Schooling
BCU Electric, LLC.350Contracting & Electrical Solutions Provider
Pentair Pump Group305Pump Manufacturing
LiquiBox250Containers for Liquids
City of Ashland245City Government
American Augers240Boring Equipment
Packaging Corporation of America (PCA)215Corrugated Cardboards
Hedstrom Plastic / Ball Bounce & Sport200Toys, Exercise & Sports Balls
Step 2 Corporation195Lawn, Garden & Household Supplies
BookMasters165Book Manufacturer
Kingston153Assisted Living
Campbell Soup Company150Assorted Cookies
Loudonville-Perrysville Exempt Schools150Public Schooling

Top Employers