The neighborhood of Butler-Tarkington can be found in the city of Indianapolis, Indiana.
Butler-Tarkington is very good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Parks aren't well-spread out, making them occasionally challenging to access. Still, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to discover.
The predominant housing types in Butler-Tarkington are single detached homes and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city happened pre-1960. This part of Indianapolis has a choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners while the rest are rented.
The nearest grocery store in this neighborhood is usually only a rather short walk away. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops are available as well. When it comes to education, in Butler-Tarkington, residents will generally be able to reach primary schools on foot. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this neighborhood. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.
This neighborhood is a very convenient part of Indianapolis for moving around by car. It is straightforward to access a place to park. However, public transit users may find few options in Butler-Tarkington as a result of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally just around the corner. Butler-Tarkington is not especially conducive to walking as few common errands can be run on foot.