About Columbus

Columbus is the state capital, largest city in Ohio and the 15th largest city in the U.S. The Greater Columbus welcomes 37.6 million visitors each year, who spend $5.7 billion.

Columbus is cool, creative, and fun. It’s one of the fastest growing cities in the U.S., with a vibrant blend of arts and culture; a creative culinary, fashion, music and entertainment scene. With a burgeoning downtown, lively urban districts and a diverse array of welcoming neighborhoods, it’s a great place to live, visit, work, raise a family and do business.

Columbus is a place where knowledge is revered, encouraged and celebrated. Its youthful, progressive spirit is fueled by one of the largest college student populations in the nation who attend more than 60 college and university campuses.