3rd Congressional District of Ohio is nestled in the heart
of southwestern Ohio. The district is made up of Clinton County,
Highland County, half of Warren County, and two-thirds of
The Third Congressional District, the home
of the Wright Brothers, is the Birthplace of Aviation. The
district serves as the world headquarters for many Fortune
500 companies. Natural resources such as the Miami River,
and abundant open space combined with a strong economy, vibrant
arts and cultural events and abundant regional activities
make the district a destination for companies, families and
- Manufacturing, Defense, Services, Transportation, Utilities,
Wholesale & Retail Sales. Primary employers in the district
include Wright Patterson Air Force Base,
MeadWestvaco, CINTAS Corp., Greenfield
Research, Inc., and Airborne Express.
- A partial list includes the cash register, the automobile
self-starter, liquid crystal display, cellophane tape,
pull-tab and pop-top beverage cans,microencapsulation,
room air conditioner, carbonless copy paper.
- There have been so many inventions in the Third District
that it would be impossible to list them all.
- Military Bases
- Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Montgomery County,
Ohio is the largest Air Force base in the world.
WPAFB is a major "economic engine" of Montgomery County
and the region.
- 630, 730
- Blanchester, Buford, Carlisle, Centerville, Clarksville,
Dayton, Franklin, Germantown, Greenfield, Hillsboro,
Kettering, Lebanon, Leesburg, Lynchburg, Mason, Miamisburg, Mowrystown,
New Vienna, Oakwood, Sabina, Sinking
Springs, Springboro, Trotwood, Waynesville, and Wilmington.
- Unusual Features
- The largest city in the district, Dayton, is home to innovation,
with more patents per capita than any other city in the nation.
District Zip Code List
Higher Education in the District
Ohio & Local Interest