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Best Places To Live Near North Central, Columbus, OH

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  • North Central, Columbus, OH
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 9,534
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score99
  • Minerva Park, OH
  • City: 5.8mi / 9.4km away
  • Population: 1,299
98
  • Hilliard, OH
  • City: 10.6mi / 17.0km away
  • Population: 33,108
  • I moved from Columbus to the suburb city of Hilliard a few years back and absolutely love it. It offers a perfect mixture of keeping a busy lifestyle against a small city backdrop. I'm the kind of person…[read more]
97
  • Upper Arlington, OH
  • City: 5.6mi / 9.0km away
  • Population: 34,675
  • I've been living in Upper Arlington for five years now after relocating here for work. It's been a phenomenal city so far and I honestly hope I never leave. It's right next to Columbus which makes…[read more]
97
  • Grandview Heights, OH
  • City: 4.5mi / 7.3km away
  • Population: 7,191
96
  • Worthington, OH
  • City: 7.7mi / 12.5km away
  • Population: 14,155
  • If you're looking for a great place to live, why not try the outskirts of Columbus in a place like Worthington? I have been living in Worthington for the past 50 years and I wouldn't trade it for the…[read more]
95
  • Westerville, OH
  • City: 9.1mi / 14.7km away
  • Population: 38,089
  • Living in Westerville, Ohio is very lonely at times, but there are pros and cons to living here. If you prefer a more active scene, then we are not that far from Columbus. I love the beauty that my city…[read more]
94
  • Gahanna, OH
  • City: 5.0mi / 8.0km away
  • Population: 34,373
  • Been living in Gahanna for 5 years after spending 22 years in the service. I've lived on both coasts in multiple locations. This has everything we wanted except for the ocean. Schools are great,…[read more]
94
  • Bexley, OH
  • City: 2.4mi / 3.9km away
  • Population: 13,534
  • I had a phenomenal experience while living in Bexley Ohio. The city is a stately town located in Franklin County. Bexley is close to Downtown Columbus. It is in the heart of Ohio. The town has…[read more]
94
  • Clintonville, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 4.6mi / 7.5km away
  • Population: 30,675
93
  • Pickerington, OH
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.4km away
  • Population: 19,379
  • During my years living in Pickerington, I spend the majority of my years living off of Refugee Road near the Windmiller Square. I could access everything I needed actually, as this is where I bought my…[read more]
93
  • Powell, OH
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.8km away
  • Population: 12,436
  • I have lived and worked in several communities in the Columbus metro area and Powell is at the top unless you require public transportation. I am surprised this site rates lesser communities higher than…[read more]
93
  • Dublin, OH
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 43,874
  • I was born in Alexandria, a town located in Virginia, close to Washington D.C. Currently I live in Dublin, Ohio. Despite me being a warm climate girl, I absolutely love this community. To me there is no…[read more]
93
  • Grove City, OH
  • City: 10.7mi / 17.1km away
  • Population: 38,374
  • I live in Grove City, and it's a great choice just south of Columbus. One thing I like a lot about the city is that it has a lot of opportunities for work and education and that the cost of living is…[read more]
92
  • Harrison West, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 3.3mi / 5.3km away
  • Population: 1,347
92
  • Northwest, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 9.1mi / 14.7km away
  • Population: 79,502
  • I lived in northwest Columbus, Ohio for 2 years in my early twenties. More specifically Upper Arlington, which is just a stone's throw away from The Ohio State University. There are a few different…[read more]
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  • Downtown, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 3.1mi / 5.0km away
  • Population: 8,760
91
  • Riverlea, OH
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 583
91
  • Canal Winchester, OH
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 7,774
91
  • Reynoldsburg, OH
  • City: 9.0mi / 14.4km away
  • Population: 36,995
  • I have lived in Reynoldsburg for 20+ years. This area is one of the most family friendly suburbs in the Columbus metro area. Housing is very affordable, whether you choose to buy or rent. There is a mix…[read more]
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  • Far North, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 9.8mi / 15.7km away
  • Population: 33,986
  • Just a 10-15 minute drive north of Downtown Columbus, here lies Northern Worthington and Southern Lewis Center. Living here is really peaceful and quiet, and crime is virtually non-existent. Apartment…[read more]
90
  • Plain City, OH
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 4,444
89
  • Lithopolis, OH
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.5km away
  • Population: 1,439
89
  • Huber Ridge, OH
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.2km away
  • Population: 4,569
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  • Upper Arlington, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 5.7mi / 9.1km away
  • Population: 43,520
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  • Worthington, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 7.3mi / 11.8km away
  • Population: 14,074
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  • Southside, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 3.9mi / 6.3km away
  • Population: 5,487
85
  • West Columbus Interim, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 10.4mi / 16.7km away
  • Population: 53,633
85
  • Beechwood Trails, OH
  • City: 16.1mi / 25.9km away
  • Population: 2,994
84
  • Commercial Point, OH
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 1,844
84
  • Pataskala, OH
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 15,225
  • I very much enjoy living in this quiet little town. I've lived in big cities, the suburbs, and pretty much everywhere, and I have never been truly settled in like I am living in Pataskala. It is…[read more]
83
  • Ostrander, OH
  • City: 23.0mi / 37.1km away
  • Population: 1,041
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  • Galena, OH
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 719
83
  • Marble Cliff, OH
  • City: 5.6mi / 9.0km away
  • Population: 556
82
  • Rocky-Fork Blacklick Accord, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 10.0mi / 16.0km away
  • Population: 8,709
82
  • Etna, OH
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.5km away
  • Population: 1,130
82
  • Johnstown, OH
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 4,999
80
  • McKinley Avenue Corridor, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 5.4mi / 8.6km away
  • Population: 5,558
80
  • Lancaster, OH
  • City: 26.4mi / 42.5km away
  • Population: 39,483
  • I was born and raised here as were the 4 generations of my family before me. There are so many positive things about living here, even given our explosive growth in the last decade which has for the most…[read more]
80
  • Lake Darby, OH
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 4,392
80
  • Sunbury, OH
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.1km away
  • Population: 4,926
79
  • Brewery, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 4.2mi / 6.8km away
  • Population: 1,967
79
  • West Jefferson, OH
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 4,285
79
  • Lincoln Village, OH
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.6km away
  • Population: 9,882
79
  • Victorican Village, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 2.9mi / 4.6km away
  • Population: 3,989
79
  • Ashville, OH
  • City: 19.2mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 4,142
79
  • Bexley, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 2.4mi / 3.8km away
  • Population: 13,485
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  • Northland, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 6.6mi / 10.6km away
  • Population: 122,528
  • Columbus, Ohio! It's small enough to get around without bothersome traffic delays, but large enough to get that big-city life feel. I relocated to the Northland Columbus, OH neighborhood from Toledo,…[read more]
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  • Italian Village, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 2.4mi / 3.9km away
  • Population: 2,937
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  • Baltimore, OH
  • City: 21.3mi / 34.3km away
  • Population: 2,963
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  • Blacklick Estates, OH
  • City: 7.9mi / 12.7km away
  • Population: 9,022

Listed above are the best places to live in North Central, Columbus, OH for 2021. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - North Central, Columbus, OH, followed by the best places to live near North Central, Columbus, OH, sorted by Livability Score.

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