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The City of Delaware is a family-oriented community that blends a traditional hometown atmosphere with a modern, independent spirit. Delaware’s authentic downtown, well-established neighborhoods and cooperative governance provides a solid foundation for a career experience that fosters growth and creativity.

Delaware is one of MONEY Magazine's 100 Best Places to Live in America in 2017

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Career Opportunities That Make A Difference In The Community

Whether you are an administrative professional, IT guru, someone who loves to work with your hands, a police officer, firefighter or perhaps a skilled manager, we have a career for you. Every position affords you the opportunity to impact the lives of the people who live, work and play in this community.



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Explore Our City

We are growing

We've been around since 1808, have a population of 38,000 and are the county seat for one of the fastest growing counties in Ohio

Come downtown

We have everything from unique restaurants and microbreweries to coffee shops and bakeries, boutiques to antiques, and farmer's markets to live music.

Great Attractions

Home of the Little Brown Jug, Ohio Wesleyan University, and the longest running movie theater in Ohio

Thriving Community

Close to major retail shopping, malls, outlets, and a short drive to sports venues, OSU, and arts programming in Columbus.

Enjoy being active

We have 24 parks, 20 miles of trails, a golf course, an urban forest consisting of more than 15,000 trees, a state of the art Community Center YMCA and the Ironman 70.3 Ohio competition

Bring your family

Delaware and Delaware County offer top rated school districts, family friendly activities throughout the year, and a variety of ways to live - downtown lofts, safe neighborhoods or acreage.