Canal Winchester

About the Area

With its ideal location near US-33, I-270, and the Rickenbacker International Airport, Canal Winchester strikes the perfect balance between big-city convenience and quiet suburban living. Just about anything residents need can be found within Canal Winchester city limits, from a historic downtown district to an industrial park, so you don't have to venture all the way to Columbus to run errands or enjoy an afternoon of fun. Those who love exploring the outdoors will especially love living in Canal Winchester — this city is just minutes from several large metro parks!

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Canal Winchester at a Glance

Getting Around

Major Roads: Major Highways: I-270, US-33
Travel & Commute: To Columbus: 30 min
Parks & Rec: 225 Acres of Parkland 5 Miles of Trails Community Pool


Population: 9,514 (2021)
Local Schools: Canal Winchester Schools

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Shopping & Dining

Canal Winchester's historic downtown has a plethora of local eateries, small businesses, and unique shops worth exploring. Grab a bite to eat at the Canal Wigwam, an iconic local restaurant that first opened for business in 1899, or try the craft beer at Loose Rail Brewing, which is located in an old industrial building.


Parks & Recreation

Several Columbus metro parks — including Walnut Woods, Chestnut Ridge, Pickerington Ponds, and Three Creeks — are within a few miles of Canal Winchester, but this city is home to a few gems of its own. Hanners Park features baseball and softball fields, Howe Pond Park has its own fishing area, and Kelley Preserve offers scenic hiking spots.


Events & Entertainment

From arts and culture to food and entertainment, Canal Winchester's annual events offer something fun for every resident. The Canal Winchester Blues & Ribfest is one of the city's most popular celebrations, drawing crowds of more than 30,000 downtown for delicious beer and BBQ staples, a full lineup of musicians, and fun activities for kids.


Popular Attractions

Canal Winchester is home to one of Central Ohio's most intriguing attractions: The National Barber Museum & Hall of Fame. Dedicated to preserving the history and art of barbering, this museum offers a rare glimpse of the signs, tools, chairs, and barber poles used by the professionals generations ago.

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Are you eager to explore the beauty of Canal Winchester, Ohio? The Shaffer Team is here to assist you in finding your ideal home in this wonderful community. Renowned for its unique charm, thriving atmosphere, and excellent schools, Canal Winchester is a special place to call home.