Various resource materials and organizations are available to help with everything you need to know about Columbus—for live, work or play.

Complimentary Resources

Comprehensive economic data, facts and figures about the Columbus Region.

Information for newcomers and those considering a move to the Columbus Region.

Information on attractions, entertainment, events, lodging and dining to help you plan your next visit to Columbus.

An in-depth view of Columbus Region demographics, statistics, educational data, maps and business information.

Aggregates the online conversation about Columbus in one easy-to-explore location.

Resources Available for a Fee

Offers a wealth of information to newcomers, visitors and longtime residents about Central Ohio arts, sports, schools, dining, events and more.

Helpful organizations


  • Columbus 2020

    Columbus 2020 serves as the economic development organization for the 11-county Columbus Region. The organization's mission is to generate opportunity and build capacity for economic growth by helping growing businesses.

  • Columbus Chamber

    The Columbus Chamber provides connections, resources and solutions to help businesses thrive. Leveraging a customized, consultative approach to support members that range from small businesses to Fortune 500 enterprises, the Columbus Chamber is helping to grow the Columbus Region economy one business at a time.

Visitors, Conventions and Sports

  • Experience Columbus

    Experience Columbus promotes Central Ohio as a visitor destination. Together with the hospitality community, Experience Columbus works to attract billions of dollars to the area through visitor spending.

  • Greater Columbus Sports Commission

    The Greater Columbus Sports Commission is a catalyst, driving the collaborative efforts of the Central Ohio region to attract and host a wide variety of sporting events at the professional, collegiate and amateur levels. The quality and variety of the top-flight venues and facilities we offer, the enthusiastic participation of our community, and our highly regarded hospitality and event services have made Central Ohio one of the premier sports destinations in the United States.


  • Greater Columbus Arts Council

    Through vision and leadership, advocacy and collaboration, the Greater Columbus Arts Council supports art and advances the culture of the region. A catalyst for excellence and innovation, the Arts Council funds exemplary artists and arts organizations and provide programs, events and services of public value that educate and engage all audiences in our community.


  • Rev1 Ventures

    Rev1 Ventures helps entrepreneurs build great companies. With the capital of a venture capital firm and the connections of an accelerator, Rev1 supports startups through the first phases of growth to increase their probability of success.