Welcome to Pataskala
Located around 20 miles east of Columbus, Pataskala is a growing city in Licking County with nearly 16,000 residents. After growing by 236% in the 2000s, this thriving suburb offers all the big-city conveniences you could ever want or need—but despite all this expansion, Pataskala still maintains a small-town feel that locals love.
Small-Town Living Minutes from Columbus
Once a quiet railroad town, Pataskala has since evolved into a bustling community with its own shopping, dining, highly rated schools, and nearby career opportunities. If you want to live like a Pataskala local, try exploring the town's quaint Main Street or playing a round of golf at one of many award-winning courses. It won't take you long to fall in love with everything Pataskala has to offer...especially when you see some of the homes that are for sale right now.
Want to learn more about life in Pataskala? Let's explore!
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Live, Work, and Play in Pataskala
A historic downtown
Some of Pataskala's most influential shops and eateries can be found along Main Street, the town's historic thoroughfare. Be sure to check out Ivory Barn, a stunning space with handmade furniture and other curated home goods. You'll also find plenty of locals enjoying a cup of joe from Depot Street Coffeehouse or going for a dip at the Pataskala Community Pool.
The Pataskala Chamber of Commerce puts on a number of events throughout the year, so there's always something unique happening here. Highlights include the local farmers market, the Pataskala Street Fair, and the Red, White, and United 5K to support United Way. You can also explore Pataskala artisans at the annual Watkins Memorial Athletic Association Fall Craft Show.
If you're thinking of relocating to Pataskala, then it's worth looking into the area's public school system. Luckily, the city is served by Southwest Licking Local School District and the Licking Heights Local School District. Some students choose to attend Liberty Christian Academy or other nearby institutions in the Columbus area.
Parks and recreation
Whether you love to golf, hike, or just spend time in nature, you'll always find a new outdoor adventure in Pataskala. In total, the community offers 127 acres of green space across seven parks. The Thomas J. Evans Foundation Park is the largest in Pataskala, boasting more than 78 acres of wooded bliss. Pataskala also has a municipal pool, sports courts, and nearly half a dozen nearby golf courses.
Wondering What's Around?
Our Favorite Local Picks
Lynd Fruit Farm
As Pataskala's most popular attraction, the Lynd Fruit Farm is the perfect place to pick your own produce and celebrate the harvest season.Pick Some Fruit »
Blacklick Woods Metro Park
Though technically located in Reynoldsburg, this Metro Park attracts visitors from across the Columbus area.Go Hiking »
This local theater has hosted countless shows, classes, and events for decades.See a Show »
Learn more about Pataskala's storied history at this newly opened museum.Plan a Visit »
Make Your Move to Pataskala
There's no place quite like Pataskala, and we'd love to help you find a home in this growing city. Contact the Pacifico Group today to learn more about the Pataskala real estate market—we'd love to schedule a showing of your favorite homes or answer any questions.
Selling a home in Pataskala? We can certainly help with that, too!