The City of
Newton Falls

Economic Development

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Grow Your Business In Newton Falls, Ohio!

Set in beautiful Trumbull County, Ohio, yet within easy reach of several metropolitan areas, many innovative, global companies have discovered the vast opportunities to grow their businesses in Newton Falls. Perhaps it’s the deep-rooted community connection to farming that creates the nurturing business environment in Newton Falls.

The City of Newton Falls exceeds expectations when it comes to workforce. Newton Falls area residents believe in quality and hard work! The highly skilled workforce is confirmation of the local value placed on education. The Newton Falls Local School system is a rated Excellence with Distinction by the State of Ohio Department of Education. Numerous opportunities exist in the immediate area for higher education and skills-based training. The University of Akron, Kent State University, Youngstown State University and Hiram College are located in close vicinity of the community. A number of technical and vocational schools are also available including TDDS Technical Institute.

Access to Newton Falls is easy. Newton Falls is five minutes away from the intersection of Ohio State Route 5 and the Ohio Turnpike and and 8 miles north of I-76 and State Route 534. In addition, the Akron Canton Airport, is within 40 miles southwest of Newton Falls; Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is within 60 minutes to the northwest and to the south east the Pittsburgh airport is within 45 minutes. The closest water port is Lake Erie, at a distance of 60 miles north. There is also a port on the Ohio River at East Liverpool. CSX operates a rail line that goes through Newton Falls.

Newton Falls is a “Public Power” community with the highly-valued American Public Power Association RP3 designation. This means our utilities are operated by the local government as a public service with the mission to provide electricity in a business-like manner at a reasonable cost and our services will be readily available as your business matures. Businesses also have multiple choices to meet their individual natural gas and telecommunication needs.

The City of Newton Falls’s local and county tax levels are particularly attractive. Please see our Business Assistance Recruitment Calculator to estimate your annual taxes and utility costs. Various types of business tax incentives are available to local businesses.

The City of Newton Falls is home to many diversified business ventures. Well-known businesses located in Newton Falls include Venture Plastics, Bar Processing, Transco Railway Products, Falls Recycling, Luxaire Cushion Company, Quality Switch Company, Brainard Steel Machine, Inc.

The aesthetics of a small town, with big city conveniences are all available in Newton Falls, Ohio!

 

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