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Geauga county is located in northeastern Ohio and utilizes Chardon as its county seat. The county population on July 1, 1999, was 89,598, an increase of 8,511 over the 1990 census.

The county, whose named is derived for the Indian word for "Raccoon", covers just over 400 square miles and was established in 1806, three years after Ohio attained statehood. The courthouse, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, was constructed of brick in 1869 and is the sixth such official building in the county's history.

Natural resources include LaDue Reservoir in south central Geauga county and East Branch Reservoir to the east as well as the Chagrin River, which rises near Chardon and flows southwest and the Cuyahoga River, which flows generally south-southwest through the center of the county.

Location: Chardon Ohio

Other Ohio Counties nearby:
(Cleveland) Cuyahoga County
(Chardon) Geauga County
(Painesville) Lake County
(Elyria) Lorain County
(Youngstown) Mahoning County
(Medina) Medina County

12/10 Coming to The Chardon area
The Big Tap-In Real Craft Beer Festival Boardman OH April20 The biggest craft beer fest between Pittsburgh and Cleveland.
Italian American Summer Festival Berea OH June28-30 Bocce tournament, dancing with live entertainment at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds.
Scandinavian Folk Festival Gerry NY July19-21 Swedish Food Every Day, Expanded Lecture Program, Feature Length Swedish Movies (with English subtitles), A Celebration of Hans Christian Anderson.
Greater Youngstown Italian Fest Youngstown OH August2-4 The fest is a family-oriented event that offers a taste of the Italian heritage through performances by international recording artists, delicious food offered by the area’s finest vendors and restaurants, Italian games and more.
Tuscarawas County Italian-American Festival Dover OH August9-11 Our 24th Annual Festival Plate is honoring the 1962 Class A State Football Champions from Dennison Saint Mary's High School.
Italian-American Heritage Festival Warren OH August9-12 Bocce and morra tournaments, pasta sauce contest, homemade wine tasting.