Barlow is a small community town located in the township of western Barlow, Ohio. The town has a Post office. The place is located between two important highways. The town is located at the confluence of river Muskingum at Waterford in the northern part of the state. Most of the local inhabitants are primarily involved with the agricultural sector. Some are also involved with local preleminary education and the healthcare sector. Some are also involved with trade and commerce in and around the area.