Who We Are

Ohio Valley Bank is ranked 5 STARS - SUPERIOR by Bauer Financial and is listed among the firm's recommended banks.

The Ohio Valley Bank Company

The Ohio Valley Bank Company, known as Ohio Valley Bank or more simply OVB, was established in 1872. Ohio Valley Bank currently operates 17 offices throughout Ohio and West Virginia. 

Ohio Valley Bank's headquarters are located at 420 Third Avenue in Gallipolis, Ohio. During its 152 years in business, the bank has never changed names, making it one of the 6 oldest state chartered banks in the state. Assets are over $1 billion, and the company employs nearly 300 people.

The mission of Ohio Valley Bank is clear: Community First!
OVB's job is to help the community thrive.

If you think of OVB as just a place to cash checks, you are missing out. Ohio Valley Bank's "Community First" mission drives us to be so much more for you. 

...All in a bank that's lasted well over a century. Start today and make history with us.

Ohio Valley Banc Corp.

In 1992, Ohio Valley Bank management established Ohio Valley Banc Corp. The Banc Corp. is a one-bank holding company (Ohio Valley Bank being that "one-bank") which expanded to create another subsidiary in 1996 called Loan Central, a finance company with six offices in southern Ohio. Ohio Valley Banc Corp. common stock is traded on The NASDAQ Global Market under the ticker symbol of OVBC. 
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Community First!

Chairman Tom Wiseman challenges OVB to put Community First. You can too.

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