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16 Reasons Why You Should Never, Ever Move To Ohio

Oh, Ohio. Your ways of life are mysterious. And your weather alone is enough to make a sane, settled person consider packing up and leaving everything behind.

It’s no secret that Ohio’s not for everyone. It takes a strong sort of person to live here and tolerate its highs and lows—and it takes an even stronger sort of person to appreciate the highs and lows that come with living in Ohio. If you’ve ever considered leaving Ohio, you can likely relate to the struggles this list explores. And if you’ve ever considered moving to Ohio from another state, you need to be aware of the following 16 reasons Ohio might not be for you.

What other reasons are there to never, ever move to Ohio? Share your experiences, thoughts and stories with us!

And for more relatable lists about living in Ohio, check out our previous article, 16 Things People ALWAYS Ask When They Know You’re From Ohio.

April Dray
Ohio staff writer and editor for Only in Your State. Written word is my zeal. I love my cat and she tolerates me.