Homes for Sale in Sylvania, OH

Looking for a great place to live that’s close to nature, but also has modern education, industry, arts and entertainment? You might find what you’re looking for or just want to visit Sylvania, Ohio, a suburb of Toledo, Ohio.

Sylvania was founded in July 1836 and has a current population of approximately 19,100 people. Local industries include educational, health and social services, manufacturing, retail trade, scientific, management, administrative services.

If you want to know more about Sylvania’s rich history, visit the Historical Village at 5717 North Main Street. People of all ages can educate themselves about Sylvania’s history and enjoy the museum, shops, exhibits, gardens and special programs/classes. You can also visit a log home, one room school house and blacksmiths shops.

Teachers/educators can even take history with them so others can learn about Sylvania’s history through unique historical “Traveling Suitcase”, available for weekly rental and includes original and reproducible items, activities and related resources.

You can also learn about Sylvania’s rich history at the Lathrop House, built in 1835 with an 1850 addition that will be refurbished and eventually open to the public for tours. This home was recorded as a "stop" on the Underground Railroad.

On February 23, 1835, the Ohio Legislature passed an Act to create the Township of Sylvania, still part of Wood County at this time. On April 6, 1835, the first meeting to establish Sylvania Township.

On June 13, 1836, William Wilson and other gentlemen platted the Town of Sylvania and recorded in Lucas County, Ohio. ( Lucas County was established in 1836). In 1960, the Village of Sylvania became a city. 

The name of the city of Sylvania comes from Sylvan, the Latin word for “woods or trees.”

The park system has several great recreational areas including Veterans Memorial Park , located at the end of Garden Park road. This park features the Memorial Grove of trees and Veterans Memorial to honor the memory of Sylvanians who have served the city and country in the military.

The 148 acre Olander Park System, located at 6930 Sylvania Avenue, features water sports on its 30 acre lake, plus the premiere archeological attraction, Fossil Park. It’s one of the three places in the nation where people can go in and dig fossils. It’s one of only two prime Devonian Era fossil sites in the world! Call 419-882-8313 for more information or visit www.olanderpark.com/xfer/info_fossil.html.

For more information, you can access www.olanderpark.com.

Sylvania also has several playing fields, tennis courts, two indoor ice arenas, four private tennis clubs, an indoor swimming pool and several outdoor swimming facilities.

For more information on these attractions and other Sylvania hot spots, visit www.sylvaniarecreation.orgor contact the Sylvania Area Joint Recreation District (SAJRD) at 419-885-7644.

Since the first school was built in 1834, Sylvania has provided the community with an excellent school system including St. Francis Education Center, St. Joseph Elementary School, Hebrew Academy of Toledo and the First Apostolic Christian Academy.

Primary schools include Stranahan Elementary, Whiteford Elementary, Central Elementary, Highland Elementary, Maplewood Elementary, Hill View Elementary and Sylvan Elementary.

Middle schools include Arbor Hills Junior High, McCord Junior High, and Timberstone Junior High while Northview and Southview are the area public high schools.

Sylvania has excellent advanced educational institutions including Lourdes College, located on 6832 Convent Boulevard.

The Sylvania Senior Center is a growing resource and state-of-the-art, ADA accessible facility open to all adults age 55 and older.

The Center is an information resource, offering great programs and services including computer classes, tai chi, yoga, body recall, jazzercise, woodshop, indoor walking, pool tables, weight training equipment, legal services, podiatrist, chore services, tax services and transportation. Stop by for a visit or call 419-885-3913 for additional information.


147 Results Days on Site (new to old)
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$184,900 New Contingent
4842 Tamworth Road
Sylvania, OH 43560
4 beds, 1.5 baths | Single Family Home
1,634 sq ft; lot: 10102 sq ft
24
$219,900 New For Sale
5914 Winding Way Drive
Sylvania, OH 43560
3 beds, 1.5 baths | Single Family Home
2,044 sq ft; lot: 0.5992 acres
27
$337,500 New For Sale
6046 White Eagle West
Sylvania, OH 43560
4 beds, 2.5 baths | Single Family Home
2,946 sq ft; lot: 13748 sq ft
14
$209,900 New For Sale
5915 Pine Tree Place
Sylvania, OH 43560
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo/Townhouse
1,413 sq ft
36
$739,000 New For Sale
4406 Cranberry Lane
Sylvania, OH 43560
5 beds, 4 full, 2 partial baths | Single Family Home
4,358 sq ft; lot: 0.55 acres
36
$579,000 New For Sale
5104 Shadywood Court
Sylvania, OH 43560
5 beds, 3 full, 2 partial baths | Single Family Home
4,622 sq ft; lot: 0.81 acres
25
$123,500 New For Sale
4858 Woodland Lane
Sylvania, OH 43560
4 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
2,747 sq ft; lot: 10799 sq ft
27
$189,900 For Sale
8358 Ledgestone Avenue
Sylvania, OH 43560
3 beds, 2 full, 1 partial baths | Condo/Townhouse
1,997 sq ft
32
$360,000 For Sale
8664 Slate Ridge Court
Sylvania, OH 43560
4 beds, 3 baths | Single Family Home
3,188 sq ft; lot: 16501 sq ft
32
$529,900 For Sale
5753 Mallard Pointe Lane
Sylvania, OH 43560
5 beds, 3 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
2,637 sq ft; lot: 13504 sq ft
1
$399,850 For Sale
5937 Walnut Springs Blvd
Sylvania, OH 43560
4 beds, 2 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
2,909 sq ft; lot: 12197 sq ft
36
$279,900 For Sale
5816 Porsha Drive
Sylvania, OH 43560
4 beds, 2 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
1,802 sq ft; lot: 19972 sq ft
20
$164,900 For Sale
5627 Elliott Drive
Sylvania, OH 43560
4 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
1,764 sq ft; lot: 12001 sq ft
36
$95,000 For Sale
5679 Monroe Bldg #3 Street #804
Sylvania, OH 43560
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo/Townhouse
1,210 sq ft
36
$229,900 Contingent
8106 Sunset Lane
Sylvania, OH 43560
3 beds, 3 baths | Condo/Townhouse
2,358 sq ft
4
$499,750 For Sale
7512 Larberg Lane
Sylvania, OH 43560
4 beds, 3 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
3,120 sq ft; lot: 0.83 acres
22
$106,900 Contingent
5826 Glasgow Road
Sylvania, OH 43560
3 beds, 1 bath | Single Family Home
1,395 sq ft; lot: 18199 sq ft
14
$53,000 For Sale
5537 Rudyard Road
Sylvania, OH 43560
2 beds, 1 bath | Single Family Home
1,037 sq ft; lot: 4600 sq ft
13
$224,900 For Sale
6745 Gaines Mill Drive
Sylvania, OH 43560
4 beds, 2 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
2,228 sq ft; lot: 10202 sq ft
20
$114,900 Contingent
6664 Kingsbridge Drive
Sylvania, OH 43560
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo/Townhouse
1,644 sq ft
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Toledo, OH 43614

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