Size: 35 square miles
Average Household Income: $107,443
Rankings & Awards
Best Places to Live in America
West Chester Township has been named five times to CNN/Money Magazine’s list of America’s Best 100 Places to Live - 2005, 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2016.
West Chester Township was named a finalist in the National Civic League 2010 All-America City recognizing communities in the engagement of their residents and corporate stakeholders.
State of Ohio –Auditor’s Award with Distinction
Awarded to communities that file timely financial reports and receive a “clean” audit report, in addition to completing a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.
2015 - SWAT: First place in teams of less than 100 members; 16th place overall in SWAT Round-Up International
2014 - SWAT: First place overall in Southwest Ohio SWAT Challenge
2014 - Canine Unit: USPCA Field Trials Officer Obermeyer/Blek 12th place overall; Officer Lovell/Canto 11th place overall and 2nd place in article searches
2014 - Canine Unit: Officer Lovell/Canto earned "catch of the quarter" for narcotics through USPCA
Integrated Multimedia & Marketing
Philo Awards for Video Production - Regional
2014 - West Chester Board of Trustees Meeting for Government Meetings; Lakota West vs. Pickerington Central Playoff for Sports Coverage; Mill Creek Cleanup for Public Service Announcement; Stranger Danger for Instructional Programming; Stranger Danger for Children’s Programming. he Alliance for Community Video on both a national and regional scale for excellence in video production.
2015 - S.A.F.E. for a promotional video 3 minutes or shorter; “30 in 30”; Citizen Police Academy
2016 - "New Left Turn Signal" for a public service announcement video 60 seconds or shorter