Chardon, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 5,186 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.6%
 
Males: 2,328  (44.9%)
Females: 2,858  (55.1%)
Median resident age:  38.4 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 44024.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,363 (it was $46,074 in 2000)
Chardon:

$51,363
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,175 (it was $21,845 in 2000)

Chardon village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $175,897 (it was $147,800 in 2000)
Chardon:

$175,897
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $244,985; Detached houses: $254,958; Townhouses or other attached units: $226,931; In 2-unit structures: $157,474; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $133,221; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $284,233; Mobile homes: $15,238

Median gross rent in 2013: $741.

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  • Races in Chardon, OH (2013)

    Chardon races chart
    • 4,80993.2%White alone
    • 1292.5%Hispanic
    • 901.7%Asian alone
    • 641.2%Two or more races
    • 571.1%Black alone
    • 130.3%American Indian alone

Races in Chardon detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chardon: 96.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.2%), Irish (12.6%), English (8.6%), Italian (7.0%), Polish (6.5%), Hungarian (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1978

Elevation: 1280 feet

Land area: 4.60 square miles.

Population density: 1,127 people per square mile   (low).

Chardon,OH real estate house value index trend

Chardon, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Chardon:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chardon village:

  • Never married: 32.5%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 16.8%

190 residents are foreign born (2.8% Europe, 0.5% Asia).

This village:

3.7%
Ohio:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,521 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,447 (1.4%)

Chardon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mentor, OH (10.5 miles , pop. 50,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cleveland, OH (25.0 miles , pop. 478,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (334.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Aquilla, OH (1.7 miles ), Kirtland Hills, OH (2.7 miles ), Kirtland, OH (2.7 miles ), Chesterland, OH (2.8 miles ), Burton, OH (2.8 miles ), Waite Hill, OH (3.1 miles ), Painesville, OH (3.2 miles ), Middlefield, OH (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 41.58 N, Longitude: 81.20 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,671 (+51.5%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 990 (39.2%)

Area code: 440

Chardon household income distribution Chardon home values distribution

Crime rates in Chardon by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000300
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.058.40.00.0
Rapes 00000000000N/A1
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A19.3
Robberies 0011210010101
per 100,000 0.00.018.918.937.818.90.00.018.30.019.50.019.3
Assaults 00597221075862
per 100,000 0.00.094.7170.3132.437.838.1191.8128.497.0155.7116.038.5
Burglaries 624271211768644
per 100,000 115.738.575.737.8132.4226.5209.8134.3110.1155.3116.877.377.0
Thefts 769375597798486310499729976
per 100,000 1,465.21,791.91,420.21,116.41,456.71,849.8915.51,208.51,907.61,921.61,401.11,914.21,463.5
Auto thefts 1154360000000
per 100,000 19.319.394.775.756.8113.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000020000410N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.037.80.00.00.00.077.619.50.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 63.971.188.487.2103.0105.155.290.1107.9100.4204.298.687.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Chardon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 17 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Ohio average:

1.99
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +679 (+15.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Chardon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Chardon, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chardon-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 13% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 26.4 miles away from the Chardon village center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.2 miles away from the village center killed 17 people and injured 379 people.

Earthquake activity:

Chardon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 42.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 2.8 miles away from Chardon center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 32.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 274.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 18.1 miles away from Chardon center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 180.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Geauga County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chardon topographic map

Birthplace of: Andrew Brown - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Cleveland Indians, born: Feb 17, 1981), Halbert E. Paine - Union Army general and politician, Andrew Brown (pitcher) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Chardon:

  • HEATHER HILL REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (12340 BASS LAKE ROAD)
  • UH GEAUGA MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 13207 RAVENNA RD)
  • HEATHER HILL HOME HEALTH (12340 BASS LAKE ROAD)
  • PARKSIDE CARE CORP II (831 SOUTH STREET)
  • CHARDON CENTER (620 WATER STREET)
  • HEATHER HILL CARE COMMUNITIES (12340 BASS LAKE ROAD)
  • UHHS GEAUGA REG HOSP SUB CC (13207 RAVENNA RD)

Airports and heliports located in Chardon:

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Operable nuclear power plant near Chardon:

  • 17 miles: Perry 1 in North Perry, OH.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chardon:

  • Lakeland Community College (about 10 miles; Kirtland, OH; Full-time enrollment: 6,170)
  • John Carroll University (about 19 miles; University Heights, OH; FT enrollment: 3,546)
  • Case Western Reserve University (about 22 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 7,034)
  • Cuyahoga Community College District (about 25 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 20,271)
  • Cleveland State University (about 25 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 14,161)
  • Kent State University at Kent (about 31 miles; Kent, OH; FT enrollment: 25,431)
  • Baldwin Wallace University (about 37 miles; Berea, OH; FT enrollment: 3,699)

Public high school in Chardon:

Private high school in Chardon:

  • NOTRE DAME-CATHEDRAL LATIN SCHOOL (Students: 745, Location: 13000 AUBURN RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Chardon:

  • CHARDON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 747, Location: 424 NORTH ST, Grades: 6-8)
  • MUNSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 404, Location: 12687 BASS LAKE RD, Grades: KG-5)
  • HAMBDEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 298, Location: 13871 GAR HWY, Grades: KG-5)
  • MAPLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 308 MAPLE AVE, Grades: KG-5)
  • PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 111 GOODRICH CT, Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in Chardon:

  • NOTRE DAME ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 454, Location: 13000 AUBURN RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 260, Location: 401 NORTH ST, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Chardon

Library in Chardon:

  • GEAUGA COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $6,452,543; Location: 12701 RAVENWOOD DR.; 519,888 books; 21 e-books; 49,184 audio materials; 40,627 video materials; 64 local licensed databases; 266 state licensed databases; 1,253 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Chardon: Parker Court Industrial Park (A), Chardon Industrial Park (B), Chardon Fire Department (C), Geauga County Courthouse (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Maple Leaf Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Chardon Center Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Cutts Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Chardon: Chardon Courthouse Square Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Pioneer Waterland & Dry Fun Park in Chardon (Water Parks & Slides; 10661 Kile Road), Pioneer Waterland & Dry Fun Park in Chardon - Chardon Number (Water Parks & Slides; 10661 Kile Road).

Hotels: Chardon Motel Inc (526 Water Street), Avalon Gardens (12511 Fowlers Mill Road).

Court: Geauga County Offices - Court Technology (231 Main Street).

Geauga County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 73.6. This is about average.

City:

73.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.348. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.348
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 14.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.15. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.15
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 24.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.87. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.87
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.2%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 54.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.2%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
87 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
97 people in nursing homes in 2000
13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Chardon, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Chardon (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Chardon Square Branch at 100 Center Street, branch established on 1891/01/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Park View Federal Savings Bank: Water Street Branch at 408 Water Street, branch established on 1998/02/17. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $803.3 mil, Deposits: $696.8 mil, headquarters in Solon, OH, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices
  • Firstmerit Bank, National Association: Chardon Branch at 376 Center Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2010/05/17: Bank assets: $14,420.6 mil, Deposits: $11,497.6 mil, headquarters in Akron, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 213 total offices, Holding Company: Firstmerit Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Chardon Giant Eagle Branch at 351 Center Street, branch established on 1997/12/10. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • The Home Savings and Loan Company: Chardon Branch at 201 Meadowlands Drive, branch established on 2007/11/19. Info updated 2009/06/25: Bank assets: $2,035.1 mil, Deposits: $1,617.8 mil, headquarters in Youngstown, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 35 total offices
  • The Huntington National Bank: Chardon Branch at 540 Water Street, branch established on 1974/01/05. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • The Middlefield Banking Company: Chardon Branch at 348 Center Street, branch established on 2001/09/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $575.5 mil, Deposits: $519.5 mil, headquarters in Middlefield, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Middlefield Banc Corp
  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: Chardon Branch at 540 Water Street, branch established on 1988/05/02. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $9,581.0 mil, Deposits: $7,462.2 mil, headquarters in Greenville, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 291 total offices, Holding Company: F.N.b. Corporation
  • Fifth Third Bank: Chardon Banking Center Branch at 349 Center Street, branch established on 2003/03/10. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Ohio average:

10.9

Chardon travel time to work - commute Chardon mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Chardon village (based on Geauga County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic30,8809
Evangelical Protestant13,73593
Mainline Protestant7,93820
Other2507
Black Protestant1851
None40,401-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 11
Geauga County:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Geauga County:

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Geauga County:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 69
Here:

7.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.8%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Geauga County:

27.2%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

6.3%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

52.9%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Chardon:

54.1%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Chardon:

28.7
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.6%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Chardon:

11.1%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

40.7%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
Chardon:

59.2%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.5%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chardon, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$23,670$56,8080$0
Other Government Administration 2$13,783$82,6987$3,697
Judicial and Legal 18$70,991$47,3274$12,508
Police Protection - Officers 16$92,418$69,3147$24,565
Police - Other 6$22,483$44,9669$13,252
Streets and Highways 9$49,888$66,5170$0
Sewerage 7$32,848$56,3110$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 3$5,721
Water Supply 6$29,078$58,1560$0
Other and Unallocable 2$9,899$59,3944$5,972
Totals for Government 71$345,058$58,32034$65,715

Chardon government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $522,000 ($100.66)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $1,006,000 ($193.98)
    Regular Highways: $996,000 ($192.06)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $737,000 ($142.11)
    Water Utilities: $655,000 ($126.30)
    General Public Buildings: $632,000 ($121.87)
    Central Staff Services: $561,000 ($108.18)
    Police Protection: $508,000 ($97.96)
    Fire Protection: $338,000 ($65.18)
    Financial Administration: $316,000 ($60.93)
    General - Other: $232,000 ($44.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $220,000 ($42.42)
    Health Services - Other: $79,000 ($15.23)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $156,000 ($30.08)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $248,000 ($47.82)
    General: $13,000 ($2.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $5,024,000 ($968.76)
    General - Other: $1,730,000 ($333.59)
    Water Utilities: $89,000 ($17.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,615,000 ($311.42)

Chardon government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,470,000 ($283.46)
    All Other: $298,000 ($57.46)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,269,000 ($244.70)
    Interest Earnings: $507,000 ($97.76)
    Special Assessments: $166,000 ($32.01)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $726,000 ($139.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $316,000 ($60.93)
    General Support: $313,000 ($60.35)
    All Other: $59,000 ($11.38)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $2,587,000 ($498.84)
    Property: $1,041,000 ($200.73)
    NEC: $120,000 ($23.14)

Chardon government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,601,000 ($501.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,505,000 ($483.03)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $96,000 ($18.51)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,500,000 ($289.24)
    End of Fiscal Year: $1,200,000 ($231.39)

Chardon government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $187,000 ($36.06)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $8,079,000 ($1557.85)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $35,000 ($6.75)

4.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.64%
Ohio average:

4.72%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($652 average AGI)
Geauga County:

0.03%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cuyahoga County, OH  1.33% ($65,953 average AGI)
from Lake County, OH  0.92% ($43,552)
from Portage County, OH  0.37% ($43,031)


5.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($68,972 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Ohio average:

5.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cuyahoga County, OH  1.18% ($40,280 average AGI)
to Lake County, OH  0.98% ($37,920)
to Portage County, OH  0.38% ($309,563)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chardon:

  • WATJ (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CHARDON, OH)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWMK (1260 AM; 10 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFUN (970 AM; 5 kW; ASHTABULA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBKC (1460 AM; 1 kW; PAINESVILLE, OH)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHBC (1480 AM; 15 kW; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WCUE (1150 AM; 5 kW; CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRMR (1420 AM; 5 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CLEVELAND CLASSICAL RADIO, LLC)
  • WHLO (640 AM; 5 kW; AKRON, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chardon:

  • WENZ (107.9 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKSV (89.1 FM; THOMPSON, OH; Owner: KENT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKHR (91.5 FM; BAINBRIDGE, OH; Owner: KENSTON LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WFHM-FM (95.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMJI (105.7 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXTM (92.3 FM; CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WQAL (104.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDOK (102.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMVX (106.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCVJ (90.9 FM; JEFFERSON, OH; Owner: AGAPE SCHOOL, INC.)
  • WNCX (98.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF CLEVELAND INC.)
  • WMXY (98.9 FM; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKKY (104.7 FM; GENEVA, OH; Owner: MUSIC X-PRESS B/CNG CORP. OF NE OHIO)
  • WJCU (88.7 FM; UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: JOHN CARROLL UNIVERSITY)
  • WMMS (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCRF-FM (103.3 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WZAK (93.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKSU-FM (89.7 FM; KENT, OH; Owner: KENT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAKS (96.5 FM; AKRON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WONE-FM (97.5 FM; AKRON, OH; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Chardon:

  • WXOX-LP (Channel 65; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W53AX (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W51BI (Channel 51; KIRTLAND, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WKYC-TV (Channel 3; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WKYC-TV, INC.)
  • WOIO (Channel 19; SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WBNX-TV (Channel 55; AKRON, OH; Owner: WINSTON BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W35AX (Channel 35; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: MEDIA-COM TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WEWS-TV (Channel 5; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQHS-TV (Channel 61; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: UNIVISION CLEVELAND LLC)
  • WRAP-CA (Channel 32; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WUAB (Channel 43; LORAIN, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WJW (Channel 8; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WJW LICENSE, INC.)
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • WVIZ (Channel 25; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: IDEASTREAM)
  • W63CT (Channel 63; EASTLAKE, ETC., OH; Owner: IDEASTREAM)
  • WVPX (Channel 23; AKRON, OH; Owner: PAXSON AKRON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WEAO (Channel 49; AKRON, OH; Owner: NORTHEASTERN EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION OF OHIO, INC.)
Chardon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Chardon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 215Total average daily traffic
  • 4Total average daily truck traffic
  • 298Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED26$146,00917$128,94899$146,5524$52,8601$354,7203$75,720
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$107,4701$43,69013$157,4681$96,1100$01$117,950
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$170,0803$126,10341$159,5255$64,6540$02$133,675
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$109,2133$149,69311$124,9390$00$02$95,235
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$160,7600$010$199,3780$00$01$114,450
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3122.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$163,3801$103,970
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$348,6050$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$188,720
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3122.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Chardon and their reported violations in the past:

CHARDON CITY PWS (Population served: 5,100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-12-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-13-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-19-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-12-2006), St Public Notif requested (FEB-21-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-21-2008), St Public Notif received (MAR-27-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-12-2006), St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2007), St Public Notif received (DEC-02-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-12-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-12-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-24-2007), St Public Notif requested (MAY-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-12-2006), St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-16-2007), St Public Notif received (MAR-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (APR-12-2006), St Public Notif requested (NOV-30-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-30-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-03-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2008)
GEAUGA COUNTY-BAINBRIDGE (Population served: 3,000, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-06-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-09-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-09-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-06-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-09-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-09-2012)
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JAN-02-2009, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (FEB-19-2009), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2010)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between OCT-2007 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (FEB-19-2009), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2010)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between OCT-2007 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (FEB-19-2009), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2010)
  • One minor monitoring violation
HEATHER HILL CARE COMMUNITIES (Population served: 650, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-27-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-27-2013)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In DEC-31-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-15-2012)
GEAUGA COUNTY SERVICES CENTER PWS (Population served: 600, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
MAYFIELD SAND RIDGE GOLF CLUB (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-28-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-12-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-19-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
MORNING STAR EVANGELICAL FRIENDS CHURCH (Population served: 325, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-21-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-19-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
ST. DENIS GOLF COURSE (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
PIONEER WATERLAND (Population served: 185, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-20-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2012)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 110
  • Hazardous Condition: 100
  • Service Call: 18
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Chardon

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chardon, OH

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Other fuel (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Chardon, OH
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1KFC1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets3
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Baskin-Robbins1Penske1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Circle K1Rite Aid1
Curves1Staples1
Dairy Queen1Subway2
Dunkin Donuts1T-Mobile1
Fashion Bug1Taco Bell1
FedEx2U-Haul5
GNC1UPS4
GameStop1Walmart1
H&R Block1Wendy's1
Home Depot1YMCA1

Chardon compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Chardon on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2011 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Bosnia and Herzegovina (population 500+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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