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Welcome to Gahanna ...
The city of Gahanna is located in Franklin County<1>.
The location of Gahanna has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Gahanna: gah-HAN-nuh<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Gahanna has a population of 35,530 people<4> (see below for details).
Gahanna is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Gahanna lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We don't have a date for the establishment of Gahanna.
Websites for Gahanna ...
Official Website: www.gahanna.gov/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gahanna had an population of 35,530 people. This is an increase of 6.86% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.87% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Gahanna had a population of 33,248 people. This makes Gahanna the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Gahanna represents 0.29% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 39th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 33,248 people, the population of Gahanna increased 1.88% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 32,636 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Gahanna.
Communities near Gahanna ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Gahanna.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gahanna. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gahanna.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gahanna. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Gahanna.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gahanna. See our Newspapers Page for Gahanna.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gahanna ...
Looking for more information about Gahanna? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Gahanna, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gahanna.
Adding Gahanna to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Gahanna in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention that we've found for Gahanna was the Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851).
We also found Gahanna in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gahanna.
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Gahanna: www.gahanna.gov/
The official website for Franklin County: www.co.franklin.oh.us/
The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 30 Mar 2023