Geauga County

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Geauga County, Ohio

470 Center St Bldg 4
Chardon, OH 44024
Phone: (440) 285-2222
Fax: (440) 286-9177
www.co.geauga.oh.us

In northeastern OH, east of Cleveland; organized Mar 1, 1806 from Trumbull County. Name Origin: Meaning of name is unclear; possibly from Iroquoian sheauga 'raccoon,' or for an Indian chief.

Area (sq mi):: 408.29 (land 403.66; water 4.63) Population per square mile: 235.90
Population 2005: 95,218 State rank: 29 Population change: 2000-20005 4.80%; 1990-2000 12.00% Population 2000: 90,895 (White 97.00%; Black or African American 1.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.40%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 2.80%. Median age: 38.70
Income 2000: per capita $27,944; median household $60,200; Population below poverty level: 4.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $37,229-$38,403
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 27.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Miles Michael Coburn, age 58, Professor of Biology at John Carroll University, died 16 August 2008 in Geauga County, OH.