Franklin County, OH Real Estate

Located in the center of Ohio, Franklin County is the most populous county in the state, encompassing 544 square miles of land. The county is composed of 17 townships containing 16 cities, 10 villages, and six unincorporated communities. The county seat of Franklin County is Columbus, the state capital and most populous city in the state. Columbus serves as the center for activity and government in the county, but its surrounding communities provide a plethora of attractions and unique features. Franklin County was established on April 30, 1803, and was named after Benjamin Franklin.

Real Estate

In addition to the large number of rental properties in the neighborhood, there are a variety of homes for sale in Franklin County both historic and new.Homes in Franklin County are relatively affordable, with an average home price well below the national average.

Lifestyle + Attractions

The city’s 19 Metro Parks provide more 200 miles of trails, providing plenty of opportunities for recreation. The capital city hosts a number of prominent attractions, including the Columbus Zoo, the Columbus Museum of Art, the Wexner Center for the Arts, the Franklin Park Conservatory, and The Ohio State University. The Scioto and Olentangy Rivers run through the county, adding to the area’s natural beauty and providing many opportunities for water sports and recreation. Communities throughout the county are made more accessible by the major highways centering on Columbus, including I-270, I-71, I-70, I-670 and more.


Franklin County is home to 16 public school districts and a variety of private schools, providing plenty of options for education. Additionally, there are several institutions for higher learning in the county, including The Ohio State University, Columbus State Community College, Capital University, Franklin University, and more. There are an astonishing 50 colleges and universities within a 50-mile radius of Columbus. Healthcare facilities in Franklin County include OhioHealth, the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and more.

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Franklin County, OH Homes For Sale

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5399 Luther Lane
Hilliard, OH 43026

3 beds 2 bath 1,568 sqft

2738 Cleveland Avenue
Columbus, OH 43224

7 beds 3 bath 2,201 sqft

212 Stevens Avenue
Columbus, OH 43222

2 beds 1 bath 761 sqft

926 Sandrock Avenue
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

4 beds 3 bath 2,188 sqft

898 S Champion Avenue
Columbus, OH 43206

3 beds 2 bath 1,240 sqft

37 Ealy Crossing
New Albany, OH 43054

4 beds 6 bath 4,428 sqft

6967 Hanbys Loop
New Albany, OH 43054

5 beds 5 bath 5,884 sqft

3 Wiveliscombe
New Albany, OH 43054

5 beds 7 bath 4,606 sqft

7422 New Albany Links Drive
New Albany, OH 43054

5 beds 4 bath 3,896 sqft

4572 Hirth Hill Road
Grove City, OH 43123

4 beds 4 bath 2,940 sqft

$1,395,000 Price Reduced $100,000
225 Stanbery Avenue
Bexley, OH 43209

5 beds 5 bath 5,829 sqft

$1,299,000 Price Reduced $24,550
7845 Brandon Road
New Albany, OH 43054

7 beds 8 bath 6,110 sqft

$995,000 Price Reduced $55,000
3000 S Dorchester Road
Columbus, OH 43221

4 beds 3 bath 4,049 sqft

$949,900 Price Reduced $50,000
7815 Ackerly Loop
New Albany, OH 43054

6 beds 5 bath 5,155 sqft

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