Orient, established as a station on the B&O Railroad line, is a small village in Pickaway County. In 2010 the populations was 270. Just minutes from Downtown Columbus, Orient has easy access to major highways and interstates. This is country living with big city amenities nearby. Nearby parks are Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park and Deer Creek State Park.
Several school districts serve this area including South Western and Teays Valley. Nearby private schools include The Goddard School in Grove City and Grove City Christian School.