Downtown Columbus Market Stats

Life in Downtown Columbus

Downtown Columbus is a vibrant slice of Ohio, nestled at the convergence of several major highways that help connect the East Coast to the West. As Ohio’s capital, Columbus is brimming with life, attracting crowds of young professionals who want to live near work, first-time homebuyers keeping close to the bustle of the city life, and empty-nesters who are ready to leave the suburban life behind. Downtown CBus has something for everyone!

Reasons to Live Here

  • Great Outdoors: Scioto Mile (.5 miles), Inniswood Metro Gardens (14.9 miles), Hayden Falls Park (15 miles), 400 other parks, and Ziplining
  • Sports Teams: Buckeyes, Columbus Crew, Blue Jackets
  • Eclectic Cultural Melting Pot with Low Cost of Living
  • Special Events: Ohio State Fair, Red, White & Boom!, Dublin Irish Festival, Columbus Oktoberfest, and Many More!
  • Over 300 Festivals and Events Each Year
  • Eclectic Cultural Melting Pot with Low Cost of Living
  • Nightly Music from Local Artists
  • More Than a dozen Institutions for Continuing Education

Downtown Columbus Accolades

  • Low Cost of Living
  • Smart-City Advancements (Smart Columbus Experience Center)
  • Culturally Rich and Diverse
  • Natural Sciences and Environmental Awareness (The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium)
  • Hub for Startup Businesses
  • Vibrant Food Scene with Top-Ranked Restaurants

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Key Features

Ohio State University

On top of being a go-to for local and out-of-state enrollment for continuing education, Ohio State University is one of Downtown Columbus’ biggest employers. The university has a consistently replenishing list of open positions for individuals of all skill levels and backgrounds. The university appeals to newcomers, who would like to work and live near the heart of Downtown Columbus, and provides them with much-needed stability and prospective career paths. Ohio State’s Office of Technology and Digital Innovation plays a significant role in the city’s drive to become smart and sustainable, and employment allows individuals to be at the forefront of significant discoveries. Want to be close to Downtown Columbus’ blossomed educational system? Contact us today to help you find a comfortable home within miles of Ohio State

Short North Arts District

The Short North Arts District in Downtown Columbus is a vibrant and creative community. The area is home to numerous art galleries, restaurants, breweries, coffee shops, and parks. It is also a popular destination for nightlife and entertainment. The district has a rich history and was once home to many of the city's manufacturing businesses. Today, it is a thriving hub for the arts and features some of the best art galleries in the city. It is also home to many delicious restaurants, cozy coffee shops, and scenic parks. Whether you're looking for a place to enjoy the arts or grab a bite to eat, Short North Arts District is definitely worth exploring.

The Arena District

Home to Huntington Park, the Blue Jackets’ own Nationwide Arena, and the Lower.com Field, The Arena District is a hub for Downtown Columbus’ sporting events and live entertainment. The expansive mixed-use district is a revolving door for musical acts and festivals, with the Greater Columbus Convention Center attracting celebrations of all types and sizes. There is no shortage of dining, as Goodwood Brewing, Moran’s Bar & Grille, Ted’s Montana Grill, Sunny Street Café, and more serve up a varied selection of food, from casual bar bites to energizing breakfasts. A quaint home near the Arena District will ensure you always have something to do come the weekend. Call us to talk about finding you a home in the Downtown Columbus region.

Dog Parks

Downtown Columbus is a friend of all four-legged critters. Dog parks pepper the city, providing young families with a well-manicured space to enjoy with their loyal friends. Big Walnut Dog Park, Three Creeks Dog Park, and Wheeler Dog Park are just a selection of the welcoming dog parks that open up the opportunity to meet new people and build relationships – all while giving your canine companion its own space to frolic and enjoy the tempered Ohio weather. We’ll help you find a home big enough for you and your growing pup. Just give us a call now!

Sports Teams

Though Columbus is lacking an official NFL team, it fills out the other professional and college leagues quite nicely. The Blue Jackets of the NHL’s Eastern Conference call Nationwide Arena their home, playing just outside the Arena District. Ohio State’s Buckeyes built an ever-growing fanbase of football fans who converge on the university’s Ohio Stadium every fall. Ohio State Basketball teams and the Men’s Hockey team bring their competitive spirit to the Schottenstein Center, which hosts seasons’ worth of games and the occasional special sporting event.