Nestled in the scenic Olentangy Valley region among the rolling highlands of the Scioto and Olentangy rivers, Powell offers the ambiance of small-town living with the benefits of being a short drive from the amenities of Central Ohio’s metropolitan area. Powell offers an historic downtown shopping district, the renowned Columbus Zoo & Aquarium and a place to explore local history at the Olentangy Indian Caverns.
The Olentangy Local School District is admired for its high academic achievement and wealth of extracurricular activities. The school district currently has more than 13,000 students enrolled – and is among the fastest-growing districts in the country.
The City of Powell’s Parks & Recreation Department offers the perfect environment for spending time with family, friends, and building lasting memories. Powell is home to 85 acres of parkland, a splash pad, 24 miles of interconnecting bike trails, and over 200 recreational, leisure and educational activities. You can get wherever you need to go in Powell, while always staying close to home.