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Galena is a small community by the Hoover Reservoir that provides residents with a beautiful suburban setting. It is within Delaware County and is a 21-mile drive from Columbus via I-71 S.

Galena’s roots trace back to 1809 when it was once a mill town known as Zoar. It has since grown into a friendly community that combines a picturesque natural landscape with a downtown area where modern conveniences abound.

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Living in Galena, OH

Downtown Galena draws in many people with its historic New England character. Here, you will find brick-style buildings like the Dustin Inn and Masonic Hall that have been standing since the 1820s. A vibrant pub and restaurant scene also gives the area a burst of life.

Galena’s scenic location also makes it popular among nature lovers. Birdwatchers can head to the Hoover Boardwalk or Ruffner Park for sightings of common loon, osprey, swallows, and more. Meanwhile, anglers can catch the likes of largemouth bass, channel catfish, and bluegill at the Hoover Reservoir and Big Walnut Creek. Also, the Ohio to Erie Trail offers a scenic track that passes through farmlands, nature preserves, and parks.

For education, three school districts serve K-12 students in Galena. These are Olentangy Local School District, Westerville Local School District, and Big Walnut Local School District.

Real estate in Galena, OH

Do not overlook Galena real estate in your Columbus home search. The community is filled with a wide selection of single-family homes that come in a variety of architectural styles. These include craftsman, Georgian, and even Tudor designs.

To widen your selection, a number of new constructions are available in neighborhoods like Brookview Manor and Ravines of Alum Creek. Among these are two-story ranch-style houses with up to six bedrooms, as well as craftsman homes with spacious kitchens and three-car garages.

If you are looking for a home in Galena, other beautiful neighborhoods to consider are Rome Corners, Sage Creek, and Keller Pines.

Buying or selling property in Galena, OH?

Whether you are looking to buy or sell a home, you get the best results by working with real estate professionals. Dena Clause and Courtney Eaglin of the Clouse Eaglin Team have served buyers and sellers in and around Columbus, OH for a combined span of over 45 years.

Get in touch with the team! Call Dena at 614.325.1740 or through email at dena(at)rcgrealtors(dotted)com, or Courtney at 614.746.0304 or through courtney(at)rcgrealtors(dotted)com.