Few areas match the beauty of spacious Eastgate. There are colorful communities with park-like atmospheres everywhere. Many of the neighborhoods have rolling hills and are located picturesquely along tree-lined streams.
With all of its country charms, Eastgate is a fast growing community. In the past ten years, the population has increased twenty percent. This rapid growth has brought new housing, convenient and varied shopping, and restaurant facilities, hotels, new medical centers, recreational areas, a new highway system, and the certainty of a prosperous future. The country lifestyle and suburban conveniences are enjoyed in neighborhoods with cozy ranches, attractive townhouses, and beautiful custom homes on scenic grounds. With major league sports and all of the cultural amenities of downtown Cincinnati just 22 minutes away, it's no wonder Eastgate is quickly becoming one of Cincinnati's most convenient and popular suburbs.
Public transportation is provided by Croswell Buslines and Clermont Authority for Rural Transport (C.A.R.T.). State Route 32 is the main route from Batavia to I-275. The Circle Freeway (I-275) provides access to all of Hamilton county within 30 minutes, and access to l-71 to Columbus and I-75 to Dayton. The I-275 Ohio River Bridge and I-471 provide rapid access to downtown Cincinnati. The Cincinnati /Northern Kentucky International Airport is only 30 minutes from Eastgate.
Mercy Health - Clermont Hospital in Batavia is an acute care facility with a new emergency room, a complete intensive care unit and outpatient services. Anderson Mercy Hospital is 25 minutes from Batavia, and Cincinnati's major hospital complex is within 30 minutes of Eastgate. Cincinnati Children's Hospital – Anderson and Eastgate services the region.
Eastgate Mall offers numerous shopping and dining opportunities with JC Penney's, Kohl's, Dillard's and 90 smaller shops and restaurants. This spacious mall is located in the heart of Eastgate. Biggs Place Mall, Eastgate Square, Eastgate Village Shops and Eastgate Crossing across the street from Eastgate Mall, provides a tremendous selection of shopping conveniences. Wal-Mart and a variety of other specialty businesses are also located in the area.
For food enthusiasts, Jungle Jim's Eastgate is a massive grocery store with 215,000 square feet. They feature food and drink from all over the world and host many food-oriented events.
Nature lovers can visit the Cincinnati Nature Center in Eastgate or the picturesque Stonelick Valley near Batavia. These provide fun-filled and educational facilities. The new Clermont YMCA has indoor/outdoor pools and outdoor tennis courts. There is also a private swim club offering swimming and tennis. East Fork State Park provides opportunities for swimming, boating, fishing, camping, backpacking and horseback riding. The park is situated on 10,500 acres of rolling woods. The lake is the site of the Cincinnati Sculling Regata and olympic trials for rowing. Two private country clubs offering swimming, tennis courts and 18 hole golf courses are within a ten minute drive.