Good news from southwest Ohio. According to a Journal-News story, Butler County, Ohio experienced 23% growth in manufacturing jobs from 2010 to 2019, the latest data available. In comparison, manufacturing jobs increased 5.6% nationwide over the same period.
The article notes that one reason Butler County now has approximately 24,000 manufacturing jobs is the current diversity of manufacturing companies, several of which have recently expanded. 7/20/2021