Located just west of downtown Columbus, Hilliard is one of the best places to be living right now. It is a part of Norwich Township, while still in Franklin County and a suburb of Columbus. With easy access to downtown, Hilliard offers all the amenities and happenings of a large metropolitan city like Columbus but with the quiet open space that young families are longing for in a place to call home.
The time to buy in Hilliard is right now! Hilliard home values have gone up 5.9% over the past year (2017) and they are predicted to rise another 2.5% within the next year (2018). The median home value in Hilliard is $267,921, and these beautiful properties are great investments that will increase in their value. Now is the time to buy in Hilliard to not only take advantage of the gorgeous and spacious homes and yards but to grab hold of some great investments that are great financial decisions for your future.
There are lots of great restaurants in the area of which you can also take advantage after your move to Hilliard. Starliner Diner with its American/Cuban fusion is very highly rated and adored, boasting a lovely brunch and delicious plantains as well as a Cuban Sandwich you must try. Olive Tree Restaurant offers Mediterranean fare with falafel and a seafood soup about which the city raves.
Servicing all three zip code areas of 43016, 43026, and 43221, Hilliard schools have twice been awarded “Excellent with Distinction” by the Ohio Department of Education and with good reason. The Hilliard school district is the eighth largest in Ohio, operating 14 elementary schools K-5th grade, 2 sixth grade schools, 3 middle schools 7-8th grades, and 3 high schools 9-12th grades. With the district set up with so many schools and teachers, the children are really able to be serviced well, being guided by a serious staff of caring and driven educational professionals.
All this to say, Hilliard is a beautiful area with excellent schools, delicious restaurants, and gorgeous properties ready to welcome you home! Call your real estate professional today to begin your journey in moving to one of the best areas to live in Columbus, Ohio.