Hocking Valley Bank

Interested in a high-yield savings account to help with a dream of home ownership?

We got you!

Check out how our partnership with the  Ohio Treasurer’s Office can get you in a new home. 

Save for you new Home with the Ohio Homebuyer Plus program. Earn 6.00% APR and $1,000 towards closing costs when you open a new home loan with Hocking Valley Bank.

With solutions to fit  your needs, we’ve got your back.

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Reasons to bank local

We’re a bank with a whole lotta heart.

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We care about our communities.
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We care about our customers.
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We care about our employees.

Kick back and watch your money grow.

6-month Cd


6-month CD with a 4.25% Annual Percentage Yield (APY). $2,500 minimum opening balance. Penalty imposed for early withdrawal. Rates subject to change.  Interest compounds monthly. RENEWABLE. APY effective January 25, 2024. Member FDIC.
18-month Cd 


18-month CD with a 2.50% Annual Percentage Yield (APY). $1,000 minimum opening balance. Penalty imposed for early withdrawal. Rates subject to change.  Interest compounds monthly. NON-RENEWABLE. APY effective January 25, 2024. Member FDIC.

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Entrepreneurs and small businesses are our jam.

Buy what you want with the security you need.

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We can help put out the welcome mat.

Let's get digital.

Our digital tools give you the freedom to manage your money 24/7.

  • Get real-time account balances
  • Transfer funds between accounts
  • Make electronic bill and loan payments
  • Review transaction histories
  • View check images and monthly statements
  • Find a Hocking Valley office or ATM
  • Manage your debit card
  • Download account information into your personal financial software
  • Receive alerts that notify you of significant activity on your account
Our app can be used for everything from deposits, managing your debit card, and making loan payments.

  • Download our app from the App Store or Google Play
  • Check balances and transfer funds
  • Pay bills and loan payments
  • View recent transactions
  • Deposit checks using your smartphone 
  • View check images and monthly account statements
  • Manage your debit card
  • Receive account alerts based on your preferences
  • Feel secure with TouchID and FaceID protection

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Person on Hocking Valley Bank mobile app.
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bankers you'd like to hang out with

Banking doesn't have to be uptight. Neither does your banker.

We're pretty great at what we do.

But don't just take our word for it.

HVB Fan Club
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"With other banks, I just can't walk in and see the President or Senior Vice President. If I have a sudden problem, I know I have someone I can talk to."

Art Oestrike, President

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"For over 40 years, you have assisted us in starting, growing, and maintaining our business. Your staff makes banking easy. Thank you for everything you do for our communities. Making an impact. Together."

Cheryl Sylvester, Co-owner

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"Hocking Valley Bank has been there for my family for decades and, most recently, for my small business. From getting a sucker from the Albany branch manager to updating my savings booklet as a kid and now helping me obtain a business loan, I really appreciate everything my Hocking Valley Bank family has done for me."

Tim Martin, Owner