There’s no place like Gahanna, the Herb Capital of Ohio. The city’s convenient location is just east of Columbus, five minutes from Columbus International Airport and close to Central Ohio’s most popular attractions. Gahanna has been named an Ohio Magazine BEST Hometown, one of the best places to retire by Black Enterprise Magazine AND was listed among the top 100 places to live by Money Magazine.
Charm, style, and convenience converge along the bank of the Big Walnut Creek, providing visitors with dramatic views, premier dining, boutique shopping, paddle boating and fishing at the breathtaking Creekside Park.Gahanna’s Herbal Trail was created in May 2012 to celebrate and connect all things herbal in Gahanna. Here, visitors can discover 45 Herbal Trail partners—culinary, eco-learning, herb farms and gardens and shopping, wellness and beauty destinations
The City of Gahanna offers a wide range of activities, amenities, and services for residents. The town is home to approximately 34,000 residents. It is located in northeast Franklin County approximately 8 miles from downtown Columbus. Gahanna also provides easy access to many major highways including I-270, I-70, I-670 and others.Gahanna Jefferson Local Schools are made up of 7 elementary, 3 middle and 1 high school. The city is also home to several private school institutions. Crime rate in Gahanna is less than 1% of the national average, making it a very family-friendly place to live. The town has more park space per capita than most of the rest of central Ohio.