A Lifetime of Memorable Adventures Starts Here

Museums and historic sites. Festivals and family-friendly activities. Concerts and sporting events. It all awaits you in Youngstown.

Situated an hour's drive from both Cleveland and Pittsburgh, Youngstown is at the center of the Mahoning Valley. With a population of 550,000, it's a comfortable and inviting community with excellent schools and affordable housing, plus dozens of galleries, museums, performance venues and historic sites.

Explore The Great Outdoors

Mahoning County is home to lush parks and miles of hiking and biking trails. Several nearby lakes are great places to spend the day on the water. Plus, you're just an hour south of beautiful Lake Erie.

Take Your Pick Of Golf Courses

The Youngstown area has been ranked #4 in the country for top-quality public courses, with more than a dozen to play.

Celebrate Local Food And Wine

Northeast Ohio is home to some of the finest domestic wineries in the country with varietals unique to the climate. The local dining scene satisfies "foodies" with a wide variety of culinary delights.

Enjoy A Vibrant Arts Community

From the professional Youngstown Symphony Orchestra to the longest continually running community theater in the U.S., the arts are playing an important part in the rebirth of the area. The unique Butler Institute of American Art is home to over 20,000 works created solely by American artists.

Shop Till You Drop

In addition to traditional malls, you'll find everything from Ohio's only indoor Amish Market to quaint antique shops and one of Ohio's most unique farmers markets.

Cheer On Your New Favorite Teams

USHL hockey. Division 1 NCAA football. Class A baseball. It’s easy to take in the game of your choice close to home. For major league sports, Cleveland and Pittsburgh are just an hour away.

For more information on Youngstown and the surrounding communities, including Boardman, visit the Boardman Township site, the Youngstown and Mahoning County Visitors site or view the Visitors Guide.