Pickerington is a city in Fairfield and Franklin counties in central Ohio. At 11.1 sq mi , Pickerington,
"Violet Capital of Ohio" is the second largest city in Fairfield County and is second in size only to Lancaster.
As land annexation, development, and in-migration in and around Columbus continues, the city of Pickerington (like many area suburbs) has generally followed suit. Pickerington is also home to the Motorcycle Hall of Fame, located at 13515 Yarmouth Dr. off of Interstate 70.
Pickerington is located just east of Columbus and features a historic downtown shopping area, while Violet Township is home to rolling hills, log houses, forests, and fields.
Columbus is the capital of and the largest city in the state of Ohio. Columbus has a diverse economy based on education, government, insurance, banking, fashion, defense, aviation, food, clothes, logistics, steel, energy, medical research, health care, hospitality, retail, and technology.
Columbus is home to the world's largest private research and development foundation, the Battelle Memorial Institute; Chemical Abstracts Service, the world's largest clearinghouse of chemical information; NetJets, the world's largest fractional ownership jet aircraft fleet; and The Ohio State University, one of the largest college campuses in the United States.
Reynoldsburg is a city in Fairfield, Franklin, and Licking counties in Ohio and a suburban community in the Columbus, Ohio metropolitan area. Reynoldsburg is known as "The Birthplace of the Tomato", claiming the first commercial variety of tomato was bred there in the 19th century. And the Tomato Festival has been held every year since 1965. Every year there is a Tomato Festival Queen. The Tomato Festival takes place in August.
The Ohio Department of Agriculture, the Ohio Fire Academy and the State Fire Marshal's offices are also located in Reynoldsburg. The largest employer, Limited Brands and it’s subsidiary Bath & Body Works’ headquarters are both in Reynoldsburg.