Waldo's Hometown Atmosphere
If you blink, you might miss Waldo off of US-23.
It's a true village, home to just about 350 people as well as a quintessential Main Street, neighborhood taverns, and local cuisine. If you're searching for a small town with friendly neighbors, a quiet atmosphere, and local farms everywhere you look, you can find what you're seeking in Waldo, Ohio.
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Home of the Famous Friend Bologna Sandwich
The G&R Tavern beckons you with its giant white sign plastered to the wall along Main Street, advertising its famous bologna sandwich, renowned throughout the country.
Inside, you'll find sports trophies behind glass cases on the wall and friendly Waldo locals eating a variety of pub fare from crisp curly fries to generous servings of homemade pie. It's a true local experience in a welcoming atmosphere.
Residential Life in Waldo
If you're thinking of making your home in Waldo, here is information about local schools, things to do, and the homes available for sale.
River Valley Local School District
Waldo students are assigned to public K-12 schools in the River Valley Local School District, which operates two elementary schools, a middle school, and a high school for its nearly 2,000 students in the Waldo area.
What to Do and See Near Waldo
About 10 minutes down Prospect Mt. Vernon Road, there's another small town that offers a large community park with a playground and baseball diamonds, more local businesses, and more friendly people. 15 minutes down the highway is Delaware State Park with a lake, boat launches, and picnic areas.
Other local things to do near Waldo include:
- Big Island Wilderness Area
- Downtown Delaware, Ohio
- Kings Mill Golf Club
- Oakhaven Golf Club
- Southland Mall Shopping Center
Waldo is also 45 minutes north of Columbus.
Housing Options in Town
You can find a variety of houses with all kinds of home features — historic 20th century properties, custom built homes, beautiful 1-story houses, and newer homes with modern features.
Discover your dream home in a charming location, and make Waldo your new hometown.