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Best Places To Live In Galena, OH

  • Galena, OH
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 719
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score99
  • Minerva Park, OH
  • City: 10.9mi / 17.5km away
  • Population: 1,299
  • Hilliard, OH
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.3km 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]
  • Upper Arlington, OH
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km 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]
  • Grandview Heights, OH
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 7,191
  • Worthington, OH
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km 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]
  • Westerville, OH
  • City: 7.5mi / 12.0km 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]
  • Gahanna, OH
  • City: 13.2mi / 21.2km 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]
  • Bexley, OH
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.6km 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]
  • Clintonville, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 14.6mi / 23.5km away
  • Population: 30,675
  • Dublin, OH
  • City: 16.3mi / 26.2km 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]
  • Delaware, OH
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 37,554
  • After living in Delaware many years, I can honestly say I have very few complaints about the city. It's a small city with a great community and plenty to do! Delaware is just a 15 minute drive to…[read more]
  • Powell, OH
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.4km 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]
  • Harrison West, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 1,347
  • Northwest, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 13.7mi / 22.1km 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]
  • Granville South, OH
  • City: 21.3mi / 34.3km away
  • Population: 1,326
  • Downtown, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 8,760
  • Riverlea, OH
  • City: 12.9mi / 20.7km away
  • Population: 583
  • Reynoldsburg, OH
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km 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]
  • Far North, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 9.0mi / 14.4km 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]
  • Huber Ridge, OH
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.5km away
  • Population: 4,569
  • Upper Arlington, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 43,520
  • Worthington, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 14,074
  • Granville, OH
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.9km away
  • Population: 5,725
  • Southside, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 20.4mi / 32.9km away
  • Population: 5,487
  • West Columbus Interim, Columbus, OH
  • Neighborhood: 21.9mi / 35.2km away
  • Population: 53,633
  • Beechwood Trails, OH
  • City: 18.0mi / 28.9km away
  • Population: 2,994
  • Fredericktown, OH
  • City: 24.4mi / 39.3km away
  • Population: 3,084
  • Pataskala, OH
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.0km 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]
  • Ostrander, OH
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.1km away
  • Population: 1,041
  • Marble Cliff, OH
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.2km away
  • Population: 556

Listed above are the best places to live in Galena, 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 - Galena, OH, followed by the best places to live near Galena, OH, sorted by Livability Score.

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