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Northwest Columbus
  • Neighborhood in Columbus, OH

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade B+


Northwest Columbus is a neighborhood in Columbus, Ohio with a population of 85,210. Northwest Columbus is in Franklin County and is one of the best places to live in Ohio. Living in Northwest Columbus offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Northwest Columbus there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Northwest Columbus and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Northwest Columbus are highly rated.


About Northwest Columbus...

Real Estate

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
  • Own
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284


grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
Families with Children
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    national  11%

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Northwest Columbus Reviews

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