Welcome to the Midwest’s fastest-growing region. With a vibrant blend of professional sports, world-class attractions, creative cuisines, and a thriving live music and arts scene, you’ll never be found wanting for entertainment and experiences to call your own in Columbus.

Stir your creative spirit and see collaboration come to life at the The Idea Foundry in Franklinton, the largest makerspace on the planet. Discover the “art and soul” of Columbus as you gallery hop through the Short North Arts District. Experience an immediate sense of place and endless enchantment among the tree-shaded, brick-lined streets of German Village. Take your family to COSI for hands-on science exploration that will fascinate both kids and adults, including dinosaurs from the prestigious American Museum of Natural History. Get back to nature in the heart of downtown at the Scioto Mile. Stroll alongside the river, kayak between parks, tackle the outdoor climbing wall or enjoy outdoor ballet and live music shows. All within a short walk of downtown, there are few cities around that have such a mix of diverse neighborhoods like Columbus does.

The Columbus Region also boasts one of the highest populations of college students in the country, thanks to nearly 60 universities and college campuses, as well as an abundance of stalwart Fortune 500 companies and growing startups, all working together to create an impressive pipeline of talented workers with access to a wide array of global leader across many industries. Affordable, friendly and young, Columbus’ welcoming and open-minded approach to life and business makes it your ideal city to live, work, play, visit and raise a family.