Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Hopewell, Adena and Fort Ancient dating back to 1000 BC.
Several famous people are associated with these Hocking County historic places including Charles Worth James and William H. Woodruff.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Hocking County places including Hocking Valley Railway, Frank Packard, Loomis Bros., Milt Gafney, Kraus & Helmkamp, H. Chas. Jones, William P. Ginther, Eph Shaw, William Mills, Jackson,E.P. and & Son. Prominent architectural styles found in Hocking Country are Greek Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman and Colonial Revival.