Zoning Disclaimer:

Zoning descriptions are maintained by Lucas County and are subject to change.  Information provided is deemed a reliable point of reference but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified with the individual municipality. Please contact the Village of Swanton at (419) 826-9515.

Note that the Zoning Codes are different than the Class/Landuse codes used by the Lucas County Real Estate Division.


Zoning Code

Agricultural/Residential District 


Residential districts and their regulations are established herein in order to achieve, among others, the following purposes: 

A.    To regulate the bulk and location of buildings in relation to the land in order to obtain proper light, air, privacy and usable open spaces on each zoning lot appropriate for the district; 

B.     To regulate the density and distribution of population to avoid congestion and to maintain adequate services;

C.     To provide for the proper location of community and shopping facilities so as to increase the general convenience, safety and amenities; 

D.    To provide protection for noxious fumes, odors, dust excessive noises, invasion of abnormal vehicular traffic and other objectionable influences; and 

E.      To protect the desirable characteristics of existing residential development; the promotion of stability and the most desirable and beneficial use of the land.