Village at Forest Ridge Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Village at Forest Ridge is a condo community located directly north of downtown Columbus, Ohio. This neighborhood is situated just east of Flint Road, along Collier Ridge Drive and Cameron Ridge Drive. Running past the neighborhood is U.S. Highway 23 on the west. Interstate 270 runs roughly west-to-east about a mile south of the community. Interstate 71 is easily accessible from this neighborhood, and offers a nearly direct route into downtown Columbus. Village at Forest Ridge is situated in the 43235 zip code area of Franklin County.
The community is convenient to several large area parks, including Highbanks Metropark to the west and Sharon Woods Metropolitan Park to the east. These city parks are largely undeveloped, but feature treasured green space amid the hustle and bustle of the city. Both parks offer walking/jogging trails, along with plenty of open space for picnics and other outdoor activities.
Avid golfers have several courses to choose from within minutes of home. The York Temple Country Club is situated within a mile to the southwest of the neighborhood, and a bit farther west is Worthington Hills Country Club and Brookside Country Club. For those who can afford the membership dues, these private clubs offer beautiful 18-hole courses and the typical country club amenities, like swimming, fitness, and tennis facilities.
Two shopping centers are situated just a few miles northeast of Village at Forest Ridge. Here, you’ll find the Polaris Towne Center and the Polaris Fashion Place. The latter is one of the area’s premier retail centers, with many specialty shops and eateries, and big name stores like Macy’s, Saks Fifth Avenue, J.C. Penney’s, and Sears.
The Pontifical College Josephinum is just outside neighborhood boundaries to the southwest. A recognizable name in higher education – Ohio State University – is less than 20 minutes to the south near the downtown area.