East Price Hill Community Garden

The East Price Hill Community Garden is a new garden under construction, when completed approximately one fenced half-acre, providing a location and opportunity for Price Hill residents to grow fresh and healthy food in a collectively managed market-style garden and individual plots. The garden will also provide urban agriculture training to support existing community gardens and their participants as well as home gardeners through gardening classes and experiential in-garden training.

East Price Hill Community Garden

956 Purcell Ave.

Cincinnati, OH  45232

Price Hill covers six square miles, with over 31,000 residents. It is subdivided into East Price Hill, West Price Hill, and Lower Price Hill. East Price Hill covers three square miles and has 15,340 residents, according to the 2010 census 35.1% of the households have one person in the home and 64.9% have two people or more; with 52.0% of the residents being white, 38.3% black and 6.9% Hispanic.

The community garden will be located in East Price Hill on a site adjacent to the Price Hill Recreation Center campus that includes a multipurpose building, playfields and a pool, it is also next to the Price Hill Public Library and near neighborhood schools. This unique location makes the garden accessible to a broad demographic of the population and an opportunity to interface with families, individuals and youth participating in established programs.

The property is owned by the City of Cincinnati with oversight by the Cincinnati Recreation Commission. Garden collaborators are Price Hill Will and Santa Maria Community Services. We are also working with the East Price Hill Improvement Association.