Galena is a small village north of the main Columbus metro. The village gives off a great community vibe, as with any place of just under 700 people, everyone knows each other. Despite its small size, Galena is still a great, if not better place to live compared to many other towns in Ohio. There is even a central green space, where residents can chat and hang out.
Why is Galena so amazing?
Historic Community: Galena has a great community environment where people talk with their neighbors and friends. The town is also very historic, as almost 40% of homes were built before WWII.
Beautiful Scenery: Galena is nestled away in the forest, on the shore of the gorgeous Hoover Reservoir. It is a great place to go hiking through the forest on a breezy afternoon.
Convenience: Galena is very close to both Westerville and Sunbury, places with plenty of jobs and shops.
Great for Families: First off, 40% of residents are married with children. The schools and parks in the area are also stellar, which combines to make a great place for a family to live.
Where is Galena?
Galena is located in eastern Delaware County, surrounded by Sunbury to the north, the Hoover Reservoir to the south, and Westerville to the southwest. N State St/Hwy 3 also passes through the area, which brings you directly to downtown Columbus.
Education in Galena
Galena is a part of the Big Walnut School District, along with Sunbury. The district has 7 schools, which include Walnut Creek Elementary, Berkshire Middle, and Big Walnut High. Many different sources, most notable GreatSchools, all rate the district’s schools highly.
Working in Galena
Being a small, growing town, it would be possible for you to start up your own business downtown. Another option is working in the nearby Sunbury or Westerville, which both have opportunities in other fields.
Galena has 2 parks and 2 official walking trails. The Galena Parks and Rec. Department maintains all of them. Both parks, (Miller Park and Ruffner Park) have playgrounds and pavilions to play and relax. As for the walking trails, one is in Miller Park and the other crosses Big Walnut Creek.
Looking To Sell In Galena?
Selling a home can be very stressful. But, listing and selling your home in Galena, Ohio can be easy. As a Galena, OH real estate expert, I have sold many homes in Galena, Ohio. My team and I have a system to market homes to sell quickly for top dollar with as little stress as possible. With our strategy, your listing will “hit the ground running” and be promoted across social media and to thousands of our subscribers. We work hard to attract buyers so our listings sell ASAP, saving you time, money, and stress.
“I could call on her and depend on her whenever I needed her. I am so happy that Ms. Rita was here for us during this time, because she made the sell and transition for us so much easier! We are sure GRATEFUL for her!”
-James & Nikki, Galena, OH Home Sellers
To list and sell your Galena, Ohio home, call or text me, Rita Boswell directly at 614-547-3229. I’ll provide you with a free, no-hassle, up-to-date value report specifically for your home or condo. If you decide to hire me, I’ll list and market your home to get it sold quickly and profitably for you.
Below, see homes that have recently sold in Galena, Ohio. These sold listings can help you get an idea of what types of properties are selling in Galena, as well as how much they are actually selling for. To find out how much homes are selling for in your specific neighborhood, get in touch with me for a free neighborhood report.