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Union county, formed on April Fool's Day in 1820, is located in central Ohio just northwest of Columbus and utilizes Marysville as its county seat. The county population on July 1, 1999, was 40,776, an increase of 8,807 over the 1990 census.

Just minutes away from a major metropolitan center, Union county is a largely rural county with agriculture and protein production its major income producers. Only the Big and Little Darby Creeks, in the southeast corner of the county, provide surface irrigation and/or fishing and canoeing opportunities.

In the "Believe it or not catagory"--In the 1880's and 1890's, when water cures were in vogue, Union county’s Magnetic Springs was a busy place. The mineral waters here had a magnetic quality that charged a knife blade with enough power to pick up a pound of nails.

Location: Marysville Ohio

Other Ohio Counties nearby:
(Wapakoneta) Auglaize County
(Urbana) Champaign County
(Springfield) Clark County
(Lisbon) Columbiana County
(Delaware) Delaware County
(Columbus) Franklin County

10/02 Coming to The Marysville area
Clay Alliance Spring Pottery Fair Cincinnati OH May4 The Clay Alliance Spring Pottery Fair is a combination of nearly 50 local clay artisans who exhibits and sells their unique ceramic creations.
Smokin' on the Water - BBQ Festival By The Lake Liberty IN May4-5 Arts, Crafts, and Antiques of all kinds are permitted and desired. Lawn Equipment, Golf Carts, Personal Mobility Devices, Home Healthcare Products, ATVs, RVs, Vehicles, Boats, Outdoor Cooking Equipment, and Sporting Goods are also permitted and desired.
CincItalia the Cincinnati Italian Festival Cincinnati OH May17-19 Come early and be dazzled by CincItalia's Italian Auto Show and enriched by our traditional Italian Statue Procession.
Tri-state Bluegrass Festival Kendallville IN May24-27 The goal that the board of directors has tried to achieve at these festivals is to provide high quality and a variety of entertainment in a family oriented atmosphere that encourages jamming.
Park Street Festival Columbus OH June7-8 So many Food Trucks, so little time! Bringing you the best & most diverse food trucks in all of Ohio, all in one place!
New Haven Canal Days Festival New Haven IN June4-8 The NHCD Festival Committee, which consists of a team of dedicated volunteers, community leaders, civic organizations, businesses, churches, and residents, have been working hard all year long to bring quality events to our community that will entertain the entire family.