Lake County Development Council
The mission of the Lake County Development Council is to raise awareness of economic issues and initiate a process to address problems and opportunities impacting Lake County business conditions.
Luncheon meeting. Representative John Rogers of Ohio District 60 is presenting an update on activities, plans and The Land Bank. Info & registration…
Impact of Lake Erie College; Tech Jobs Available in Region; Housing Now; $1.8M federal grant to aid job creation in NE Ohio; Taking Farming to Town
Manufacturing is alive, well and prospering in Lake County. Browse our white paper for recent stats on manufacturing.
From the Summary
Total Lake County Nursery Industry (LCNI) employment is estimated at 1327 jobs, a payroll of over $30 million and total annual estimated sales of $87.5 million. The average LCNI firm has sales of $605,000 of container grown crops and $488,000 of field grown crops. The typical firm has been in business almost 35 years, is headed by an owner over 50 years of age, and employs about 2 family
members, 11 permanent full time employees and about 23 seasonal employees.