Lancaster Homes for Sale

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Lancaster is about 30 miles outside of Columbus in Fairfield County, with a population of close to 39,000. It is a safe and quiet, with affordable real estate and good schools. Famously the home of  Civil Way General Sherman, the town has a long history and plenty of historic, established neighborhoods. The Hocking Hills are also what Lancaster is known for, with 9 state parks to preserve the natural beauty of southern Ohio's hills.

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Relocating to Lancaster Ohio

Things to Do in Lancaster

For possibly the best donuts in the state, stop by Donut World. Don't let the lack of curb appeal fool you, this is the perfect place to grab a sweet treat on a Saturday morning.

When the weather is nice, visit Rising Park. The beautiful park includes a famous Lancaster landmark, the 250 foot high sandstone bluff known as Mount Pleasant. It's a great place for a challenging hike, or to stop and enjoy the scenery with a picnic.

The Well is one of the best restaurants in Lancaster, featuring a breakfast and lunch menu with something for everyone. There are mouthwatering, gourmet menu options for you and plenty of appealing choices for your kids, too.

If you're looking for a thrill, stop by Valley Zipline Tours. Take a wild ride through the picturesque Hocking Hills, one of the main attractions of Lancaster. With 9 different ziplines totally 5,000 feet, its an adrenaline inducing way to spend the day, in a beautifully scenic location.

Cherry Street Pub is another wonderful Lancaster restaurant. They serve delicious pub fare every night, with brunch served on weekends. Enjoy the inviting and casual atmosphere with any of their many beers on tap.

If you take a day trip to Columbus, stop by the Columbus Museum of Art. With exhibits that appeal to guests of all ages and interests, there is sure to be something that inspires you. Another place you have to visit in Columbus is the Zoo. Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is world famous and award winning, with dozens of exhibits and seasonal events throughout the year. Memberships are available to both of these classes Columbus attractions.

Lancaster Schools

Lancaster has highly rated public and private schools, with a variety of options to suit the needs of every family. Public schools in Lancaster are a part of Berne Union Local School District and Bloom-Carrol Local School District.

Private schools in Lancaster are diverse, with excellent academic choices to suit each family's preference, including religious education, college prep academies, and special education support schools. In spite of the small size of Lancaster, there are abundant education choices to support the needs of your family.

Why People Love Living in Lancaster

Lancaster has a rich history and plenty to do, Lancaster is considered one of the best Columbus suburbs for young families and retirees. The community is safe and beautiful, with great schools and affordable real estate.

For those who want a peaceful, quiet town, Lancaster is perfect. You won't have any trouble finding the things you need or accessing entertainment, but you'll enjoy the small town atmosphere without any of the traffic or crime rates of a big city.

Lancaster Real Estate

Lancaster has many properties set on large lots, with a rural charm. About 55% of Lancaster residents own their homes. There is a wide range of properties available, with smaller starter homes beginning under $200,000, with larger homes over $1 million. There are a limited number of condos and townhomes in the area, with single family homes representing the majority of the market.

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