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Area Description

Grove City, Ohio is located in Central Ohio, just seven miles from downtown Columbus. We are a charming suburban community with a small town feel, but big city appeal. Central Ohio has so much to offer and residents enjoy a fantastic quality of life.

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Things to Do, Recreation & Fitness

   There is so much to see and do in Grove City. There are plenty of outdoor options, including walking and biking paths, hiking trails, parks, and rivers. Grove City also boasts four golf courses, including the Pinnacle Golf Course, a Lanny Wadkins-designed PGA-pro golf course. For other entertainment options, you can go bowling, see a movie, go shopping, or hit up the casinos. You'll never be bored in Grove City!

Cultural Activities

Grove City has a lot of history and heritage, which is very evident in walking around the historic Town Center. In the Town Center, you can enjoy a show at the Little Theatre Off Broadway, a history lesson at the Grove City Museum and Welcome Center, and much more. In the summer you can enjoy the Grove City summer concert series, which features many amazing musicians and bands. In addition, a brand new library will open in 2016.

Public transportation

The Central Ohio Transit Authority has several bus lines that run in Grove City. The Evans Center, which provides services for seniors has a van that members can use. There are also free transportation options provided during certain events throughout the year.

Medical Facilities

Grove City has many renowned medical facilities, including private practices, urgent care facilities, and the Mount Carmel emergency department. In 2018, Mount Carmel will open a full hospital in Grove City. In addition, Grove City is just a 10-15 minute drive from one of the best hospitals in the nation--The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.


Monthly Temperatures / Rain / Snow

 Month  Low  Avg  High  Rain  Snow
 Jan  20.2  28.3  36.4  2.6 "  9.0 "
 Feb  23.3  32.3  41.3  2.1 "  5.5 "
 Mar  31.8  42.1  52.5  3.0 "  2.8 "
 Apr  40.4  52.3  64.2  3.7 "  0.7 "
 May  50.7  62.3  73.9  4.3 "  0.0 "
 Jun  59.9  71.0  82.2  4.0 "  0.0 "
 Jul  63.7  74.7  85.6  4.4 "  0.0 "
 Aug  61.6  72.7  83.8  4.3 "  0.0 "
 Sep  54.5  66.2  77.9  2.9 "  0.0 "
 Oct  43.0  54.8  66.5  2.5 "  0.1 "
 Nov  34.2  43.5  52.9  3.3 "  0.5 "
 Dec  25.4  33.3  41.1  3.0 "  3.9 "

Grove City experiences all four seasons, each with their own distinct weather. The summers are humid and warm with plenty of sunshine, perfect for outdoor activities. Fall is filled with brightly colored trees and crisp weather. Winters are snowy and picturesque. In spring you will find flowering plants, but also some rainy weather.

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Cost of Living for Grove City, OH

Grove City, Ohio cost of living for Housing, Healthcare, Transportation, Taxes, Utilities, etc.:

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Senior Housing Options

Grove City has diverse housing options that will suit any need. Beautiful, tree-filled neighborhoods can be found throughout the city. Those looking for the convenience of renting can find complexes, duplexes, and condominiums across the city.

Senior Assistance in Grove City, OH

Grove City, Ohio offers the following assistance for seniors:

The Evans Center in Grove City provides many essential services for seniors, including home-delivered meals, housekeeping, transportation and an emergency-response system. Evans Center members can also enjoy van/minibus transportation.

Job or Volunteer Opportunities

There are plenty of opportunities for flexible employment and volunteering in Grove City. There are many churches and civic groups where people can volunteer their time to better the community.

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