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The Northbridge neighborhood is a prosperous Columbus community located in Franklin County, within ZIP code 43235. Consisting primarily of spacious single-family homes, Northbridge has pedestrian-friendly neighborhood streets. The median age of residents is 34 years.
The community is bordered by Smoky Row Road to the west, Township Highway 127 to the north, Olentangy Freeway to the east, and Jack Nicklaus Freeway to the south. Residents are welcome to join the Northbridge Hamlet/Worthington Civic Association, which runs various neighborhood programs for the community.
Public schools in the area include the Bluffview Elementary School, Worthington Hills Elementary School, Ohio Connections Academy, McCord Middle School, Perry Middle School, Phoenix School, and Worthington Kilbourne High School. Colleges in the vicinity include The Ohio State University, Ashland University, and Otterbein University.
There are a variety of golf courses in the area, among them the Brookside Golf and Country Club, York Temple Country Club, Wedgewood Golf and Country Club, Little Bear Golf Club, and Muirfield Village Golf Club. Skating fans will enjoy Dodge Skate Park, designed by Frank Hawk and featuring three different bowls.
Nearby parks include Highland Metro Park, which contains the Edward F. Hutchins State Nature Preserve. It features fishing, canoeing, hiking, a pet trail, picnic areas, cross-country skiing, and sledding. Alum Creek State Park features a pier, beach, volleyball, fishing, and boat rentals. Big Walnut Park has a fenced canine play area and is less than 30 minutes from the neighborhood.
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium has a wide array of animals. The zoo’s director emeritus is the popular Jack Hanna, television star of Into the Wild. The Columbus Museum of Art offers many exciting exhibits and family tours. Franklin Park Conservatory features beautiful gardens and exhibits by Dale Chihuly. The Northbridge neighborhood is a desirable area located near many popular attractions, golf courses, and beautiful parks.