Delaware County Residents Double Wealth Since 2006

Delaware County residents have accumulated personal wealth at one of the fastest rates in the nation, Columbus Business First reported today.

Sunbury Village Square.
Growth in communities like Sunbury, Ohio, have been key to Delaware County’s personal wealth growth and recent ranking. (photo by Toby Boyce)

On Numbers, a research initiative created by Business Journals Inc., looked at 455 major counties in the nation and classified Delaware County as #5 in personal income growth from 2006-2011. Delaware County has a total personal income of $10.43 billion which grew by more than 50 percent since 2006, and an amazing 946 percent since 1986 the report indicated.

Delaware County and Colorado’s Douglas County, which was ranked #1, were the only two in the top-17 to not be from the Sun Belt region.

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Toby Boyce, president and broker for C.G. Boyce Real Estate Co., began his career as professional writer and winning influence with folks. He continues to do just that working with buyer and sellers throughout greater Delaware County. Toby has been a professional real estate agent since 2006 working mostly within residential real estate while doing some commercial and rental management as well. Toby grew up in Danville, Ohio, learning the lessons of hard-work and the value of a hand shake. He continued his education at Mount Union College (Bachelor's of Arts) and Heidelberg College (Master's of Business Administration) in business.