Madison County was established in 1810 and has a population of more than 42,000 people. The county is named after President James Madison, and London is the county seat.
Agriculture is an important industry in this area and every September The OSU Farm Science Review is held at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center near London. There is a growing small business presence in Madison County. Also of note, the county is home to Stanley Electric and an Armaly factory that produces every Brillo pad made in the world.
Madison County has a number of "must see" attractions including Madison Lake State Park, Rails to Trails, the Jonathan Alder Cabin and the State and National Scenic River. Local families can be found eating at the Red Brick Tavern and visiting with friends at the yearly London Strawberry Festival or the West Jefferson Ox Roast.
Major employers in Madison County include: Battelle, BST Trucking, Arbors West Subacute & Rehabilitation Center, Criminal Identification Bureau, Madison County Hospital, and Der Dutchman Restaurant.
Links to Madison County Local Websites:
Madison County Seat: The City of London
Madison County Airport
Madison County Auditor
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Madison County Clerk of Courts
Madison County Commissioners
Madison County Department of Family and Children
Madison County Department of Job and Family Services
Madison County - London City Health District
Madison County Recorder
Madison County Sheriff's Office
Madison County Treasurer
Madison County Veteran Services
Village of Mount Sterling
Village of Plain City
Village of West Jefferson
Madison County Hospital
Madison County Public Library
London Strawberry Festival
London Rib and Jazz Festival
West Jefferson Ox Roast