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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6046 Federalist Drive
Galloway, OH 43119

3 beds 3 bath 1,584 sqft

323 Redmond Road
Columbus, OH 43228

3 beds 1 bath 1,065 sqft

8015 Flint Road
Columbus, OH 43235

5 beds 3 bath 2,856 sqft

8641 Cadet Drive
Galloway, OH 43119

3 beds 2 bath 1,484 sqft

5025 Dexter Court
Obetz, OH 43207

4 beds 3 bath 1,820 sqft

37 Ealy Crossing
New Albany, OH 43054

4 beds 6 bath 4,428 sqft

$1,295,000 Price Reduced $30,000
649 S 5th Street
Columbus, OH 43206

3 beds 5 bath 3,152 sqft

3075 River Thames Street
Columbus, OH 43221

4 beds 4 bath 3,867 sqft

188 E 3rd Avenue
Columbus, OH 43201

4 beds 4 bath 2,132 sqft

23 E Frankfort Street
Columbus, OH 43206

2 beds 4 bath 1,365 sqft

$1,499,000 Price Reduced $50,000
107 Ashbourne Road
Columbus, OH 43209

5 beds 7 bath 6,470 sqft

$1,090,900 Price Reduced $29,000
50 W Broad Street #3601
Columbus, OH 43215

2 beds 3 bath 2,932 sqft

$824,900 Price Reduced $25,100
5816 Leven Links Court
Dublin, OH 43017

5 beds 6 bath 3,799 sqft

$775,000 Price Reduced $24,900
300 W Spring Street #1204
Columbus, OH 43215

2 beds 2 bath 1,904 sqft

$725,000 Price Reduced $25,000
1826 Baldridge Road
Upper Arlington, OH 43221

4 beds 4 bath 2,508 sqft

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