We were founded by local community visionaries in 1975 and have grown to over 125 members. Our office is located in the Village of Swanton, Ohio. However the chamber membership is generally located within a five mile radius of the village of Swanton, Ohio. The population within this radius is about 15,000 residents.
Located within 20 miles of the cities of Toledo, Maumee, Perrysburg, Sylvania, Bowling Green & Wauseon. Local colleges are University of Toledo, University of Toledo Medical Center, Bowling Green State University, Lourdes College, Owens Community College, Stautzenberger and Davis Business colleges, and Northwest State Community College.
- Five bank branches
- Public and private elementary schools
- An excellent local public library
- Several doctors' offices, dental & orthodontist offices, optometrist office, and a chiropractic office.
- 16 churches
- 18 restaurants
- One motel
- Two golf courses
- One GREAT Bowling Center with Banquet Facilities
- Maumee State Forest and Oak Openings Preserve Park
- Several local parks and playing fields
- Two high quality nursing homes
Build a business.
Whether you business employees 200 or just two, Swanton has the resources you need to build your business. Land, water and power are abundantly available. Major air carriers and highway routes are only minutes away at the Toledo Express Airport. Rail lines and shipping docks are easily accessible. And the region offers a large pool of laborers and skilled technicians ready and available to work.
Raise a family.
Cost of living is low. Quality of Living is High
Swanton is a quiet, cheerful village that promotes family centered living. Residents enjoy fine schools (rated Excellent with Distinction), well maintained parks, comfortable homes and a nice mix of local businesses. Youth programs and civic organizations are active. Community commitment is strong. You'll love the small-town charm. And when you want big-city amenities, upscale malls, big name entertainment, fine art, jazz clubs, and professional sports (the Toledo Mud Hens for baseball fans and the Walleyes for hockey) - you'll find virtually everything you are looking for within a half hour drive.