Grove City Profile

City of Grove City, Ohio

Home to over 1,000 businesses representing over 33,000 employees, Grove City is a premier central Ohio community located in southwestern Franklin County.

  • As a suburb of Ohio's capital city of Columbus, residents and businesses enjoy an exceptional quality of life: all of the conveniences of metropolitan living coupled with the comforts of our unique, small hometown feel.
    • The only three-time winner of Ohio Magazines' Best Hometown.


Approximately 16.73 square miles


39° 52' 41" North
83° 4' 41" West

City Government

Mayor/Council/Manager form of government

Governmental Information

Senate District 16
Representative District 23

Platted as a Village


City of Grove City Date of Incorporation


Revised City Charter

July 1, 1959

Population (2023 MORPC Estimate)


Park Land

23 parks on more than 360 acres

Economic Vitality

Grove City is home to more than 1,000 businesses


Grove City is accessible from U.S. 62, I-71, I-270 and SR-665
Less than a 10-minute drive to downtown Columbus

Nearest Major Airport

(CMH) John Glenn Columbus International Airport
17 miles northeast of the City

Nearest Intermodal Facility

(LCK) Rickenbacker International Airport, Norfolk Southern Rickenbacker Intermodal Terminal                                                                                         Four miles east of the City

Nearest Local Airport

Bolton Field Airport
One mile west of the City

Median Home Price (2023)

$351,021 (YTD October 2023, Columbus Realtors)

Number of Housing Units (2023 MORPC Estimate)


Average Highs & Lows

  • January 20.1 degrees/-6.7 degrees
  • July 85.4 degrees/27.7 degrees

Average Monthly Precipitation

3.28 inches

Average Annual Precipitation

39.33 inches