Welcome to the City of Chardon
Located in northeast Ohio, the City of Chardon is the county seat of Geauga County. Sitting approximately 35 miles east of downtown Cleveland, Chardon is widely recognized as the center of Ohio’s maple syrup industry as well as the center of the State’s snowbelt. Home to the Geauga County Maple Festival, the City annually celebrates the rich history of this locally produced product.
Centered at the crossroads of State Route 44 and U.S. Route 6, Chardon’s City Square is an area hosting numerous events and gatherings. The City Square features the County courthouse, numerous local businesses, charming retail shops, a public library, and a variety of eateries all within the relaxed setting of an historic walking district. Immediately adjacent are residential neighborhoods highlighted by well-kept century homes.
The City of Chardon prides itself on offering a serene and peaceful atmosphere with the conveniences of modern amenities, making it a desirable community for both residents and visitors.