Independence Real Estate

Independence Ohio has one of the lowest commercial and residential tax rates in Ohio. Although Independence has an economic corridor boasting more than 50% of the largest (suburban) commercial properties in the Cleveland area, Independence Ohio real estate also maintains the character and charm of a quaint neighborhood where residents have a strong sense of community. Currently there are approximately 7,523 residents.

There is much to enjoy in Independence! Choose from a variety of restaurants such as Delmonico's Steakhouse, Outback, Bonefish Grill, Panera, Aladdin's Eatery, and many more!

Independence Ohio Public School programs and curriculum have often been recognized as among the best!

Children can enjoy playing softball on the impeccably kept baseball diamonds and munch on snacks from the adjacent snack bar while watching the games.

The Independence Recreation Department offers Independence residents of all ages several programs and activities throughout the multiple facilities in beautiful Elmwood Park. The Civic Center, a 78,000 square foot facility for residents to enjoy, and the Recreation Department include a high school-size gymnasium (featuring basketball, pickleball, volleyball, and more); the upstairs aerobic and workout areas with a variety of exercise classes, an indoor track, treadmills, spin bikes, elliptical and rowing machines and recumbent bikes, a fully stocked weight room with Nautilus and Universal machines and more; a racquetball court, the indoor pool area (with steamroom, sauna, whirlpool and locker rooms); and an atrium gathering space with pool, ping-pong, and air hockey tables and vending machines. It is open nearly every day of the year and has one of the lowest residential membership rates in the area. During the summer months, the outdoor pool is a great place to cool off, featuring an Olympic-size lap pool, activity pool with twenty-five foot water slide, play features including water cannons, tumble buckets and ‘rain drops’, and a whirlpool / spa for adults, as well as locker rooms and an air-conditioned concession stand!.

In addition to the facilities, residents can also enjoy free benefits such as the complimentary use of the pavilions twice a year, and free home table & chair delivery for special events with reservation.

Independence - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Independence: $631,600 / County Avg $338,000

187%

Avg Taxes in Independence: $8,500 / County Avg $4,700

182%

Avg Sq. Ft. in Independence: 3,322 / County Avg 1,872

177%

Avg Price per/sqft in Independence:$190 / County Avg $181

105%

Avg Walkscore in Independence: 20 / County Avg 49

41%

Avg Year Built in Independence: 1964 / County Avg 1946

101%

Avg Days on Website in Independence: 25 / County Avg 66

38%

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