Indianapolis, Indiana 

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+5.4% since 2020

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8.6 / 5.0

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Best Places to Live in Indianapolis, Indiana

Indianapolis, Indiana is the perfect destination for travelers who are looking to explore a unique city with plenty of attractions and activities. Take in the sights of the downtown skyline while visiting beautiful Monument Circle or take a historical tour at White River State Park. If you're looking for entertainment, The Children's Museum of Indianapolis offers an unforgettable experience for children and adults alike. Catch a game at Banker's Life Fieldhouse or show up early to stroll along the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway. With its diverse neighborhoods, unique restaurants and thriving arts community, Indianapolis offers something for everyone! Capital city - Geographic center of Indiana.
State: Indiana
County: Marion County
Metro Area: Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson Metro Area
City: Indianapolis
Zip Codes: 46254, 46237, 46203, 46222, 46220, 46217, 46235, 46241, 46201, 46234, 27 total
Cost of Living: -15.1% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 808 ft above sea level

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Indianapolis, In Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Revitalized downtown
Sports and recreation
Strong buying power
Growth and sprawl
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What Bert Has To Say About Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson Metro Area

Indianapolis, once a poster child for blighted Midwestern old-economy cities, is now a showcase for publicly coordinated and funded urban renewal. The city features a city/county “Unigov” government system, which has worked well for coordinated planning and public redevelopment efforts. Cost of living is very attractive for this type of city. The vastly renewed downtown core boasts attractive new buildings, pedestrian zones, and a state-of-the-art sports arena.


The unemployment rate in Indianapolis is 5.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Indianapolis jobs have increased by 2.5%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Indianapolis's cost of living is 15.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Indianapolis's Cost of Living

September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Indianapolis, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, Marion county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 63.3% to 34.3%. More Voting Stats

Indianapolis's population is 880,104 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 5.4%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 23.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Indianapolis is Real Estate: $221,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.3%.

Indianapolis public schools spend $16,576 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.3 students per teacher in Indianapolis. More Education

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Housing Market in Indianapolis

It's a good time to buy in Indianapolis. Home Appreciation is up 10.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Indianapolis is $221,900.
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Reviews for Indianapolis   153 Reviews
The worst choice we ever made - 8/18/2022
No car? This city is built for cars. Not friendly to pedestrians; the lack of sidewalks is confounding. Public transportation is limited, with a "spoke wheel" layout... Read More

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A little bit of it all. - 8/25/2021
This is a response to another review, but everything I say here is true and I have been a lifelong Indy resident and feel this needs said. The only factual part is... Read More

Shit hole city - 7/6/2021
Housing is overpriced unless you want to live in a **** hole with cockroaches, mold, cars broken into. There's way too many potholes. Theres a deadly shooting everyday.... Read More

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46254, 46237, 46203, 46222, 46220, 46217, 46235, 46241, 46201, 46234, 27 total


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