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The Marion Franklin neighborhood is located in Columbus Ohio. The neighborhood is contained by Frank Refugee Expressway on the north, Alum Creed Drive on the east, Williams Road on the south, Groveport on the southwest, and Lockbourne Road on the northwest. The community is in the Columbus School System and falls under the 43207 zip code area.
Public schools that serve the Marion Franklin community are Cedarwood Elementary School, Buckeye Middle School, and Marion-Franklin High School. Three institutes in the area that offer residents an opportunity to achieve a higher education are DeVry University, Capital University, and Franklin University. The Chamberlain College of Nursing and the Mount Carmel College are institutes that offer students a chance to earn their degree in nursing.
For residents seeking a relaxing place to enjoy a picnic, jogging, and other outdoor activities, Sills Park, Stockbridge Park, and Marion-Franklin Park are located within a mile of the Marion Franklin community.
Thirty miles north of the Marion Franklin neighborhood is the Alum State Park. The park surrounds a 3,300-acre reservoir managed by the U.S. Corp of Engineers. The north section of the reservoir is restricted to non-motorized boats while the southern section is open to all types of watercraft. Visitors to the Alum State Park enjoy outdoor activities such as skiing, fishing, swimming and sunbathing on the 3000-foot beach along the shore of the lake. Changing areas, restrooms and a concession stand are convenient to the beach. The park boasts a total of 286 campsites with water, electricity and Wi-Fi capabilities, as well as eight cabins. Visitors can enjoy horseback riding, hiking, or mountain biking on over 40 miles of beautiful trails. Picnic tables with grills, restrooms throughout the park, and a 4-acre dog park are some of the park’s other amenities.