Upper Arlington, Ohio
The City of Upper Arlington is conveniently located in Northwest Columbus just minutes away from downtown Columbus and the Port Columbus International Airport. It is bordered on the west by the Scioto River. The Olentangy River and the main campus of the Ohio State University are a short distance to the east of Upper Arlington. Upper Arlington annually hosts a Fourth of July parade and fireworks display and the Upper Arlington Labor Day Arts Festival at Northam Park.
Upper Arlington boasts outstanding community parks located throughout the city and offering play areas for children, shelter houses, bike paths, tennis courts and softball fields. The City also offers three public swimming pools, a fitness trail, as well as a full range of recreational programs for residents of all ages! And, just minutes away from UA are two major medical centers: Riverside Methodist Hospital and The Ohio State University Medical Center offering cutting-edge medical care for Central Ohio community.
The independent Upper Arlington City School District serves the entire municipality of this unique community which has a rich history and a long-standing tradition of community involvement that is reflected in its outstanding school system and winning athletics program. Private schools in this area include, The Wellington School, St. Andrew School and Ecole Francaise.