Franklinton is a neighborhood of Columbus where 11,300 people live. Many residents work in services, administrative and healthcare support professions. Don't limit your search for a new place in the Columbus market to just one neighborhood. Have a look at other apartments available in nearby North Columbus and Briggsdale.
Food, Libations and Recreation
Finding your bearings in a new place--locating groceries, cleaners and places to relax and have fun--is one of the most basic things all renters do when establishing themselves in a new area. To help in that process, a couple important streets to know in Franklinton are W Broad St. and Harrisburg Pike. It's these streets, in particular, where drinking, dining and recreation is easily found. Apartment Guide helps you feel good about that year-long lease. Find exactly what you're looking for in Franklinton with our apartment finder tool.
Enjoy a fulfilling meal at Phillip's Original Coney Is and make a pit stop after at Charley's Place for drinks. Residents can choose from either pizza or beer and ale. Bar hop from Rocky Top to Colombini Bar, a couple of options in the neighborhood, and enjoy refreshing beverages just the way you like them. Additionally, chain and franchise restaurants like McDonald's and Wendy's are to be found in the neighborhood.
Take in some fresh air at Hunting & Fishing Ctr.
For a more inclusive list of places to hang, drink and chill in Franklinton, browse the Yelp page.
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the Franklinton area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. Sams Food Shop and Saveway Market on Sullivant Ave. are just a couple of options in the area. If you've got a hankering for something sweet or freshly baked, Flowers Baking Co is in the neighborhood on W Mound St. and Becky's Bakery is located on W Broad St.. Additionally, a few household name grocery stores in the area include United Dairy Farmers and Speedway.
Shoppers win easy access to big-box stores and shopping malls in the neighborhood, including Family Dollar Store and Central Point Shopping Ctr, which are both located nearby.
Local School Statistics
Schools near the apartments in Franklinton are Col. Africentric Ec Elementary School, Starling Middle School and Avondale Elementary School. It's important to consult with local school district authorities near the apartments for rent you are in interested in to determine the exact schools your children may attend.
A middle school in the Columbus City School District, Starling Middle School has a strong student-teacher ratio of 13-to-1.
The only district in the neighborhood, Columbus City School District has a total enrollment of 53,300 students and 3,200 teachers on staff, for a student teacher ratio of 17-to-1. There are 21 high schools, 27 middle schools and 76 elementary schools in the district.