Lima, Ohio is a small, yet friendly and welcoming town located in Allen County. It is a city with great involvement in manufacturing, locomotives, and oil production. It was founded in 1831 and is home to the sole producer for M1 Abrams, the Lima Army Tank Plant which was built in 1941. One historic district and twenty four of the buildings in the city are now on the National Register of Historic Places. The city has quaint art galleries and delicious dining options.