Sandusky, Ohio, is located on Sandusky Bay, with over 22 miles of shoreline within the city limits. Sandusky, the county seat of Erie County, is known for its beautiful parks and historic architecture, as well as the Sandusky Bay Pathway, an area that contains some of the most beautiful access waterfront in Ohio. Sandusky’s mission as a city is to promote it as the best Great Lakes community, spotlighting its Sandusky Bay location, historical architecture and neighborhoods, strong business opportunities, and all other features that make Sandusky a desirable place to live.
The city has one of the finest and best-protected harbors on the Great Lakes. Its location provides an abundant fresh water supply and access to Great Lakes shipping, enhancing the area’s industrial potential. Lake-oriented industries add to the city’s well-diversified industrial base of automotive parts, foundries, metal fabricating, construction products, colorants, and food processing equipment manufacturers. Sandusky is uniquely located midway between Cleveland and Toledo, providing small-town living with easy access to two major urban areas.