Elyria, Ohio - Best City to Live and Work

  • Jobs in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device, and Diagnostic Industries
  • Companies, Real Estate, Schools
  • Elyria is a city of 55,953 set 30 miles (48 kilometers) southwest of Cleveland (JOBS), in northern Ohio's (JOBS) Lorain County.

    Elyria is the site of several corporate headquarters, including medical equipment manufacturer and distributor Invacare.

    Elyria is a four-season community, with July highs averaging 85F (29C) and January highs averaging 35F (1.7C). The city's Parks Department has more than 10 parks in which to enjoy the seasons, including the largest, the 135-acre (55-hectare) Cascade Park/Elywoods, which has a picturesque ravine and two waterfalls.

    Ohio is a also great place to settle because it has a wide selection of biotechnology, medical device, and pharmaceutical companies. Some of the life-science companies found in Ohio are: Cardinal Health, Inc., Alkermes, Kendle International, Meridian Bioscience, Inc., Duramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , Battelle, Neoprobe Corporation, Procter & Gamble Co., Ricerca Biosciences, LLC, Steris Corporation, and Athersys, Inc.

    For more information about opportunities in Ohio, visit The BioMidwestâ„¢ Hotbed community which highlights the biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device industries in the area and keeps its audience abreast with the latest information about industry news and events throughout the region.

    Check out job opportunities by visiting the BioSpace Career Center. Here you will find the life sciences most premier career events which showcase an array of local employers. At the Career Center homepage you can even check out video to see what the career fair experience is like and hear what job seekers and employers have to say.

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    Information and Links  
    Career JOBS
    Government City of Elyria
    Tourism Lorain County Visitors Bureau
      Positively Cleveland
    Weather The Weather Channel
    Real Estate  
      Lorain County Association of Realtors
      Lorain County VB (Hotels/Motels)
    Local News  
      The Chronicle-Telegram
      The Plain Dealer (Cleveland)
    Local Transit  
      Lorain County Transit
    Public Schools  
      Elyria City Schools
    Colleges + Universities  
      Baldwin-Wallace College (Berea)
      Lorain County Community College (Elyria)
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      Lorain County Chamber of Commerce