The village of Cridersville is located in the county of Auglaize. It covers a total area of 2.33 sq. km. Industries related to automotive, finance, apparel, metal, real estate maintain a strong hold on the economy of the village. Commercial spaces are utilized by service stations, parking lot stations, pet shops, greenhouses and supermarkets. Businesses related to services in health, online, internet marketing and storage, contribute to the local economy in a positive way.