The neighborhood of Olentangy is located in the city of Columbus, Ohio.
The character of Olentangy is exemplified by its calm environment. This part of the city is quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier areas, especially closer to the railway line. Finally, although the neighborhood is not home to any parks, green spaces are very well-spread out in nearby neighborhoods, making them easy to reach from the majority of locations in Olentangy.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the majority of buildings in Olentangy, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. Most housing in this neighborhood was built since the year 2000, during its latest housing boom. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 70% of the population of this neighborhood own their home while the remainder are renters.
Buying one's groceries generally necessitates the use of a car in Olentangy. Concerning education, in this part of the city, house buyers will typically be able to get to primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in Olentangy.
The favored approach to navigate this area is very often a car. It is especially convenient to come across a place to park. However, the public transit service in Olentangy is not very frequent. This part of the city is not very suitable for walking as few common errands can be run on foot.