Uptown Consortium

The Uptown Consortium is a non-profit community development corporation dedicated to the human, social, economic and physical improvement of Uptown Cincinnati—one of the most vibrant neighborhoods in Cincinnati. Founded by the chief executive officers of Uptown’s largest employers—Cincinnati Children’s HospitalUC Health, TriHealth, and the University of Cincinnati)—and the Director of the area’s leading tourist attraction—the Cincinnati Zoo—Consortium members employ nearly 50,000 people, have a payroll of $1.4 billion, and produce an annual economic impact of over $3 billion. UCI’s areas of focus are public safety, transportation, housing and community and economic development.


Located just north of downtown, Uptown Cincinnati includes the neighborhoods of Avondale, Clifton, Corryville, Clifton Heights, Fairview, University Heights, and Mt. Auburn and is the regional center of learning and health care.