Discover New Albany's Village Charm
In 2015, Business Insider's search for "America's 50 Best Suburbs" came to the small town of New Albany in the Greater Columbus area. The result? New Albany, Ohio became the publication's top pick. It's not hard to see why!
New Albany is a small city tucked about 15 miles northeast of Downtown Columbus in an area filled with mature trees and grassy landscapes. Its vibrant downtown, which feels more like a village center, is home to most of the city's conveniences, including community centers, local shops and restaurants, medical offices, and the campus of the New Albany Plain Local Schools district. Welcome to home sweet home!
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Parks & Recreation
It's easy to stay active in New Albany. Since the city maintains more than 36 miles of trails and 2,000 acres of green space, it's not uncommon to find residents playing tennis, enjoying a picnic, or strolling along a leisure trail. Residents also have their pick of fun events to enjoy outdoors: the New Albany Walking Classic is an annual favorite, as is the New Albany Classic, an equestrian grand prix that also features a concert and activities for all ages.
Community is essential to life in New Albany. From sports leagues to farmers' markets to events at a community center, New Albany offers countless ways for residents to get involved, meet their neighbors, and have fun. The town's arts and culture mecca is the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts, which hosts world-class events, including performances by the New Albany Symphony Orchestra, on its beautiful stages. Another unique organization is the Philip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany, an organization that not only promotes community wellness through its health center, but also hosts dozens of events to help residents stay active.
Employment, Sports & Education
New Albany's attractive location near Columbus, as well as its master-planned community layout, has attracted numerous businesses to the area. New Albany is home to the corporate headquarters of Abercrombie & Fitch, Bob Evans, and Commercial Vehicle Group; data centers and distribution centers for companies like Amazon, Bath & Body Works, and Facebook (starting in 2019) are located in the city, as well.
Explore a few miles of New Albany's vast network of paved trails, join a sports team of your choice (including youth soccer, youth field hockey, adult cornhole, and adult kickball leagues), or cool off during the summertime at the Plain Township Aquatic Center.
All of New Albany's public schools — the Learning Center (PreK-K), New Albany Primary School (1-3), New Albany Intermediate School (4-6), New Albany Middle School (7-8), and New Albany High School (9-12) — are located on a 200-acre campus in the heart of town. This learning environment was designed so that students could experience a one-of-a-kind community while attending school.
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Searching for your dream home in a one-of-a-kind community? Already own a home in New Albany but are considering selling? We'd love to talk with you about your plans. Contact us, Ray Hustek and Carie Igel, and let's chat.