Business Opportunities

Be Involved

Over 450 businesses call Trotwood home, from its traditional industrial suppliers and ‘mom and pop' shops to its regionally known entertainment and shopping hub. Most have directly benefited from a municipal policy of providing them every advantage and form of assistance, including:

  • An Industrial Park
  • Easy access to funding sources like Tax Incentive Financing (TIF)
  • Enterprise Zone and CRA tax abatements
  • HUB Zone
  • Land grants
  • Large development acreage
  • Multiple city-owned properties
  • Numerous and sizable green field sites

Trotwood stands at the epicenter of over 50% of all U.S. and Canadian consumers, reachable within 90 minutes by air and 300 miles over the road. Being only an hour from Columbus and Cincinnati, other features of its ideal location include: the S.R. 49/U.S. 35 Connector runs through it; easy transportation access to I-70 and I-75 and their interchange; and rapid commuter and shipping access via Dayton International Airport/UPS Air Freight.

Business Assistance

Trotwood Business Team COVID-19 Business Assistance Program -Please see the application in the link below:

For more information, questions about the program, please contact the City of Trotwood Assistant Finance Director, Julie Kilbarger, at (937) 854-7219 or by email at