5 Reasons to Live in Upper Arlington

With its top-notch schools, picturesque arbored streets, and proximity to downtown Columbus, Upper Arlington is a family oasis waiting for you to move in! There are so many reasons to call UA home; here are our top five.

Safe and Family-Friendly Community

Known for its low crime rate and is considered a safe and family-friendly community, UA makes it an ideal place to raise a family, as parents can feel confident that their children are growing up in a secure environment.

Upper Arlington High School, Upper Arlington, OH.
Upper Arlington High School, Upper Arlington, OH

Excellent Schools

UA has some of the best public schools in the state of Ohio. The schools are known for their high academic standards and extracurricular activities, offering children a well-rounded education. They consistently rank in the top 10 schools in the entire state. Their new, state-of-the-art high school features over 400,000 square feet of significant expansions, including a new performing arts center, black box theater, natatorium, varsity gym, and three-court multipurpose gym, just to name a few!

Proximity to Columbus

UA is just a few miles from downtown Columbus, providing residents easy access to a wide range of employment opportunities, cultural events, and entertainment options. Big tech companies like Intel and Google are seeing the benefits of Central Ohio and are moving operations to the area, boosting the economy and workforce.  

Thomson Park in Upper Arlington, OH.
Thompson Park, Upper Arlington, OH

Parks and Recreation 

UA has over 20 parks and recreational facilities, which offer a variety of activities for families, including playgrounds, sports fields, hiking trails, and picnic areas.

Community Events

Upper Arlington is known for its strong sense of community. The city hosts various events throughout the year, including a Fourth of July parade and spectacular fireworks display, summer concerts in the park, and a winter festival. UA is an ideal place to live for families looking for a safe and supportive community with excellent schools to call home. Are you ready to move to Upper Arlington? Contact Compass Homes today to design your dream home in the ideal neighborhood of Upper Arlington.

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