The historic City of Powell isn’t just a destination – it’s a fascinating journey, one that not only provides a glimpse back in time, but also inspires you to dream about the future. They can easily look ahead and see ourselves enjoying all the City has to offer in the years to come.
Settlers from Middlebury, Connecticut first arrived here in 1801. They immediately fell in love with the area and named it Middlebury. However, in 1857, Judge Thomas Powell established the Village’s first post office and the townspeople decided to rename the village in his honor. In 1947, the Village of Powell was recognized as a municipality and nearly 400 residents called it home.
In 2000, they outgrew our village status and matured into the prospering City of Powell. Today, our community is home to over 13,000 residents, more than double the population from just a decade ago.
They embrace our humble roots and take pride in maintaining a quaint, homespun downtown that is alive and thriving with excitement and activity. We have preserved the ambiance of a historic village lined with beautiful sidewalks, which are perfectly suited for leisurely strolls to distinctive shops and casual restaurants. They paired that small-town atmosphere with all the modern-day conveniences and amenities of a prosperous city that offers upscale dining, specialty shops and services, and family-friendly special events.
Here, you’ll find the past, present and future – all nestled between the rolling, scenic highlands of the Scioto and Olentangy River valleys. Experience the time of your life as the historic City of Powell welcomes you home.
Powell OH Featured Homes for Sale
1988 Woodlands Place Powell, Ohio
5 Beds 8 Baths 8,223 SqFt 1.530 Acres
2040 Strathshire Hall Lane Powell, Ohio
4 Beds 6 Baths 6,069 SqFt 1.020 Acres
5187 Canterbury Drive Powell, Ohio
4 Beds 5 Baths 4,442 SqFt 0.490 Acres
695 Cardinal Hill Lane Powell, Ohio
6 Beds 5 Baths 3,899 SqFt 1.090 Acres
9558 Fair Oaks Drive Powell, Ohio
3 Beds 3 Baths 2,010 SqFt 0.270 Acres
56 Barrington Place Powell, Ohio
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