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 Township.  Please contact the Toledo-Lucas County Plan Commissions at (419) 245-1200.  Refer to the Jerusalem Township Zoning Resolution for additional requirements.


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


Zoning Code                            Description                                                Township

A/R                                            Agricultural/Rural Residential                Jerusalem Township


The A/R Agricultural/Rural Residential Zoning District is established for areas that consist of acre parcels of commercial cultivated land, farms and single-family dwellings. To maintain the rural area of Jerusalem Township, this district is established for low density single-family dwellings on lots two (2) acres in size or larger.


Permitted Uses

*Accessory Uses and Accessory Structures


Boarding and Stabling of Horses (Private)

*Commercial Fishing Operations

Commercial Grain Elevator/Storage

Dwelling, Single Family

Home Occupation

Oil and Gas Drilling/Wells

Permanently Sited Manufactured Homes

Public Uses


Special Uses

The following uses may be approved as Special Uses:


Airport or Aircraft Land Field

Assisted Living Facility

Boarding and Stabling of Horses (Commercial)


Church or Place of Worship

*Community Pool

Golf Course


Lawn Care Service


Oil and Gas Drilling/Wells

Private Schools

Radio or Television Station or Transmitter

Recreational Facility, Outdoor

*Telecommunication Tower


*See Zoning Resolution for additional criteria.