As Cincinnati and Dayton continue to converge, West Chester Ohio has emerged as the economic center of the Cincinnati-Dayton Metroplex, the regional commerce corridor connecting the two major metropolitan areas. This super-region, with two international airports, ranks 19th in the nation with a population of more than 3 million. West Chester Ohio ranks as one of the TIME Money magazine's Best Places to Live in America.
More than 1,500 acres of shopping, dining and entertainment amenities have been developed (and/or are under construction) in West Chester Township, Ohio. The Voice of America, The Streets of West Chester, West Chester Towne Centre, the Highlands Retail Center and others have all contributed to more than 8.3 million square feet of new commercial development, represent more than $1 billion in new investment in West Chester's commercial market, and created more than 10,000 jobs. In the past 24 years, nearly than 200 new restaurants have opened and/or are under construction in West Chester.
The Streets of West Chester
The Streets of West Chester is ideally located just off the Union Centre Boulevard exit of Interstate 75 in West Chester Township, Ohio just two miles north of I-275.
The Streets of West Chester is a unique lifestyle destination shopping center capturing the explosive growth in the Northern Cincinnati community of West Chester, Ohio. The center offers a variety of shopping, dining and entertainment venues with ample free on-site parking.
Tenants include AMC West Chester 18-screen movie theatre, Barnes & Noble, Bravo Cucina Italiana, P.F. Changs, Panera Bread, Red Robin, Smokey Bones, Avalon Nail Lounge, LOFT, TopGolf, Main Event, Duluth Trading Company, Chuy’s, Holtman’s Donuts, Matt the Miller, Twin Peaks Restaurant, Original Pancake House, and Verizon.
West Chester Towne Centre
Located in the heart of West Chester's downtown district on the northwest corner of Union Centre Boulevard and Muhlhauser Road, is a 25-acre mixed-use development called the West Chester Towne Centre, which features amenities such as shopping, dining, entertainment, office and commercial developments. The Towne Centre includes The Square at Union Centre, a contemporary outdoor living space for West Chester's business and residential communities. The 3-acre, urban-style park includes a stage for outdoor concerts, fountains, benches, grassy areas, a wireless internet capabilities, a man-made lake, and an 80-foot-tall clock tower. A new focal point of the Towne Centre is the new 50,000-square-foot West Chester Library which opened in November 2009.
Voice of America Centre
Voice of America Centre is located in the northeast area of West Chester Township, Ohio near Cox and Tylersville Roads and the I-75 interchange. The Centre was developed by Midland Atlantic and opened in 2003. Midland acquired this 75-acre site from the federal government for nearly $7 million as part of the transfer of the former Voice of America property. Construction on this $50 million mall began in 2001.
The upscale Voice of America Centre features more than 450,000 square feet of national shopping and dining options. The Centre is an open shopping center with easy access and ample free parking throughout.
Tenants include Michaels, Petsmart, TJ Maxx, The Fresh Market, Target, Office Depot, Panera, Longhorn Steakhouse, Great Clips, Kirklands, Leslie’s Pools, Five Below, Aveda Fredrics Institute, Rallyhouse, City BBQ, Famous Footwear, Sibcy Cline, Geisha Modern Asian Restaurant, Massage Envy, Spectrum, Gamestop, Maurices, Soho Japanese Bistro, Soccer Village, Great Clips and many more.