About This Place
New Albany is a city in Franklin and Licking counties in the U.S. state of Ohio, just northeast of the state capital of Columbus. Most of the city is located in Franklin County; only a small portion extends into adjacent Licking County. The population was 7,724 at the 2010 census. Founded in 1837, it is now a growing suburb in the Columbus area. New Albany is a wealthy community, with a per capita income that ranks 11th out of 1065 places in the state of Ohio.
New Albany is located at 40°4′43″N 82°49′14″W / 40.07861°N 82.82056°W / 40.07861; -82.82056 (40.078643, -82.820618), at an elevation of 1,024 feet (312 m).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 8.9 square miles (23.1 km²), all of it land.