Chardon is located in the county of Geauga. It covers a total area of 11.97 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries in arts and crafts, automotive, finance, construction, apparel, manufacturing of computer peripherals, pharmaceuticals, farm equipment, freight forwarding, golf equipments, health, hotel, insurance, metal, oil and lubrication, optical goods, real estate and telecommunication, enhance the economy of the city. Commercial spaces are utilized by yogurt shops, thrift shops, stores of sporting goods, campgrounds, riding academics, post offices and parking lot stations and machine shops, contribute to the local economy in a positive way.