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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2891 Scotch Pine Court
Columbus, OH 43231

3 beds 2 bath 1,463 sqft

932 Philadelphia Drive 14D
Westerville, OH 43081

2 beds 3 bath 1,056 sqft

1060 N Hague Avenue
Columbus, OH 43204

3 beds 1 bath 1,746 sqft

1102 E 17th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43211

3 beds 1 bath 1,180 sqft

3071 Curtis Knoll Drive
Dublin, OH 43017

3 beds 1 bath 1,187 sqft

2312 Coventry Road
Columbus, OH 43221

4 beds 4 bath 3,333 sqft

4789 Yantis Drive
New Albany, OH 43054

4 beds 5 bath 4,225 sqft

147 Lake Bluff Drive
Columbus, OH 43235

6 beds 5 bath 6,313 sqft

7512 Vern Place
Orient, OH 43146

4 beds 5 bath 3,551 sqft

609 S 9th Street
Columbus, OH 43206

3 beds 3 bath 2,474 sqft

$925,000 Price Reduced $25,000
300 W Spring Street #1703
Columbus, OH 43215

2 beds 3 bath 2,486 sqft

$624,900 Price Reduced $5,000
934 W First Avenue Lot 69
Grandview, OH 43212

2 beds 4 bath 2,556 sqft

$554,900 Price Reduced $5,000
2661 Clemton Park Lot 77
Blacklick, OH 43004

3 beds 3 bath 2,637 sqft

$544,900 Price Reduced $5,099
2368 Cambridge Boulevard
Columbus, OH 43221

3 beds 2 bath 1,918 sqft

$544,500 Price Reduced $5,400
113 Aston Row Lane
Columbus, OH 43201

2 beds 3 bath 1,790 sqft

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