Welcome to Pike County OH!
Pike County is located in the southern Ohio region of the beautiful Ohio River Valley. Our communities have world-class healthcare, top-notch schools, four seasons, low traffic and lots of recreational and cultural activities.
Pike County is within a 10-hour drive to more than 50% of the U.S. and Canadian populations. The cost of living is 15% below the national average, combined with affordable housing underscores the region’s appeal to businesses. Pike County is served by two Class I railroads and is within a one hour drive of Rickenbacker International Airport and PortColumbus International Airport.
Excellent education is highly accessible in Southern Ohio, with some of the best K-12 primary schools in the state and numerous options for higher learning, including state universities, technical schools, and community colleges. Ohio’s public colleges, universities, and adult education programs offer every option from a GED to a Ph.D., ensuring that all Ohioans have access to a high-quality, affordable higher education.
Our county is in the heart of Ohio’s Appalachian Country, home to historic natural and cultural sites as well as communities that are lively with arts, entertainment, and recreation. Included in our area are some of Ohio’s earliest settlements, ancient earthwork formations, state parks and an abundance of great food and art. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy everything from swimming, boating, bicycling and golf to hunting, hiking, fishing and camping, to name just a few.
The small town ambiance of Pike County makes for family friendly neighborhoods and superb retirement communities. Wonderful homes nestled within quiet, friendly neighborhoods offer the best in affordable living.
With an active, caring community, access to excellent schools and healthcare, and an engaged business sector, Pike County is an ideal place to settle down.