Columbus, Ohio

Columbus is a creative, open-minded and forward-thinking city. And it’s a great place to live, work and raise a family. This region has one of the youngest and most-educated populations in the country – the median age is 35.9 and 36% of residents 25+ have a bachelor’s degree or higher.

Among the top 10 metropolitan areas in the United States for concentration of young professionals (age 25-34), Columbus is the only metro area with this distinction in the eastern half of the country. When you work for Columbus City Schools, you are in an area that has cultivated an environment of unique communities, companies, institutions, and entertainment.

Columbus loves its sports team and is home to the Columbus Blue Jackets (NHL), Columbus Crew SC (MLS), Columbus Clippers (MiLB), and the hometown college football favorite, the Ohio State Buckeyes.

We’re also proud to say that our district is in a city with a 10% more affordable cost of living than the US average. Columbus is also cited as a top 10 best big city to live in, and a top 10 city for Pride.