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The Cherry Creek neighborhood is one of the most diverse urban areas in Columbus. Its residents form a cross-section of the city, ranging from blue-collar workers to young urbanites taking advantage of the ready availability of quality housing at affordable prices.
Cherry Creek is part of the 43228 ZIP code in West Columbus. Its boundaries are Sulivant Avenue to the north, Hall Road to the south, Norton Road to the west and Interstate 270 to the east. The majority of the houses in Cherry Creek are traditional suburban-style homes, with many offering amenities such as spacious garages and large front lawns. Most of the homes are one-bedroom or two-bedroom houses, although there are larger homes in the area, with a mixture of homeowners and renters.
Residents living in Cherry Creek have easy access to Columbus’ freeway system; in addition, the 10 Line of the city’s bus system stops at Sullivant Avenue and Evergreen Terrace. Several restaurants are within the neighborhood, with options ranging from Chinese to Italian cuisine. Local markets in the area cater to general shoppers along with offering specialty food items like Mexican groceries.
Public schools in the area are part of the South-Western City School District. Norton Middle School, Stiles Elementary School and Westland High School are all within walking distance, and the private St. Cecilia Elementary School is within the neighborhood’s boundaries. Many residents of the area take advantage of the recreation and educational opportunities provided by the Hilltop-Cherry Creek YMCA, which is located in the northeastern corner of the neighborhood.