Far North Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located in ZIP code 43235, the Far North neighborhood is situated north of downtown Columbus. Major thoroughfares are Olentangy Freeway/route 315 on the west and High Street/U.S. 23 in the center.
Far North is bound by East Powell Road on the north, North Cleveland Avenue and I-71 on the east, I-270 on the south, and Highbanks Metro Park’s eastern border on the west. It is a huge area, partially located in Franklin County on the south and Delaware County on the north. Lazelle Road is also County Line Road.
Subdivisions are scattered throughout the Far North area, complementing the large office complexes and buildings, shopping malls, condos, apartments, schools, and nature areas. One such subdivision is the Woods of Josephinium, located near The Pontifical College Josephinum on North High Street. This is a wooded, hilly area with some homes overlooking the Olentagy River.
Shopping, dining, and services abound on High Street. Nearby shopping areas include the Worthington Square Shopping Center just south of I-270, the Olentangy Valley Centre Shopping Center on the west, and the Polaris Town Center Shopping Center in the northeastern section of Far North.
Parks include Highbanks Metropark west of Far North and Sharon Woods Metropark to the east.
Country clubs surround Far North and include Worthington Hills, York Temple, and Brookside. Landmarks include the Worthington Christian Village retirement complex and Camp Mary Orton, a retreat for children served by the Godman Guild Association.
Nearby schools include Slate Hill, Wilson Hill, and Worthington Estates Elementary Schools, Kilbourne Middle School, and Olentangy High School.