January 3, 2012
Hilliard has many wonderful amenities for all ages. One of the best being the Hilliard Recreation and Parks Department. Hilliard has 23 parks, including the award-winning Hilliard Family Aquatic Center and First Responders Park, newly dedicated on September 11, 2011. The Roger A. Reynolds Municipal Park is the largest and most popular park in the city and includes eight lighted baseball and softball fields, fishing ponds, a nine-hole disc golf course and shelter houses. The department’s pledge is to continue to offer the best possible services, facilities, events and activities that will keep the City of Hilliard a location to live, work and play!
Currently there are approximately 614 single family and condominium properties for sale. Average list price for homes currently for sale is $216,225 with an average of 113 days on market for the active properties. There are 172 homes in contract or contingent status.
New Homes being built in Hilliard
Fischer Homes is building homes in Hilliard Schools in the Balantrae subdivision. http://www.fischerhomes.com/communities/communityDetail.asp?s=2&c=3&t=1
Schottenstein Homes is building a new community in Hilliard Schools - Anderson Meadows - http://www.schottensteinhomes.com/am/am.html
Dominion Homes has an established community to which it is adding homes in the Estates at Hoffman Farms - http://www.dominionhomes.com/find-my-home/community-detail.asp?community=estates-at-hoffman-farms
Hilliard was founded in 1853 as a train station and has grown to its current population of 28,435. Located in Franklin County, it encompasses about 11 square miles. Hilliard offers 14 elementaries, 2 six-grade schools, 3 middle schools, 3 high schools, 1 K-8 Catholic school and 1 K-8 Islamic school. There are 3 fire stations, 2 city swimming pools, a senior center and a YMCA. If you look to the southeast, you can see the skyline of downtown Columbus in the distance.