New Richmond, Ohio
The beauty of the countryside, the natural river setting, and one of the richest school districts in southwestern Ohio have turned this old river town into one of Cincinnati's newest suburban attractions.
Development has been carefully planned to maintain the community's rich, rural flavor. However, the area is growing so rapidly that homes of progressive styles and designs can be found just about everywhere. New Richmond appeals to both industry and business, as well as to new homeowners. Those who take pride in growing as the community grows have an opportunity to mold a bright future here.
Driving time to downtown is 30 minutes over a very scenic route along the Ohio River. An interchange for I-275 is a few miles west of the village. This makes any spot in Hamilton County about a 35 minute drive.
Clermont Mercy in Batavia and Mercy Anderson are a 20 minute drive. Both offer emergency medical care. The village also has its own life squad. Cincinnati's hospital complex is 40 minutes average driving time.
Quaint shops and restarurants line Front Street where independent merchants conduct their trade in a semi-rural atmosphere along Front Street overlooking the beautiful Ohio River. Convenience goods stores are found at crossroads in the townships. Shopping has become a pleasant chore with the advent of the big centers in adjoining Anderson Township and Eastgate.
Marinas are in abundance on the Ohio River, with over 100 miles of unbroken water for sailing enthusiasts or advocates of power boating. Public golf courses are 15 minutes drive. The high school in New Richmond has a summer recreational program which includes swimming in its indoor pool as well as tennis and other outdoor sports. Three bowling establishments are within a 20 minute drive. There are leagues for boys and girls of all ages which provide competition in baseball, basketball, football and soccer.