Jasper, Indiana Crowned 2022 Strongest Town Over Norwood, Ohio
In a bracket-style competition, the field was narrowed down to the top 16 towns in America. After several rounds of voting, and a very close final total, Jasper, Indiana has been officially named the 2022 Strongest Town.
The Strongest Town Contest 2022
The Strongest Town Contest is in its 7th year, and last year a town in Illinois won the competition. This contest isn't about the biggest city, it is about the towns that are showing growth and moving in the right direction to become a stronger town.
Strongest Towns Face-Off
16 towns started in this contest. Now there are just two left in the annual Strongest Town Competition. Watch representatives from Norwood, OH, and Jasper, IN face off in a friendly conversation, hosted by Jay Stange, content manager at Strong Towns.
Great local restaurants help to make a strong town.
How Close Was The Vote?
The final round was so close, with Jasper winning 51.3% of the votes to Norwood, Ohio’s 48.7%. The goal is to have other towns look to Jasper as an example of what it means to build lasting strength and resilience in their communities.