Located in Indiana, United States, the city of Carmel is situated in the Indianapolis metropolitan area.
Carmel is fairly good for those who enjoy quiet surroundings, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - however some areas can be quite loud, especially near the railway line, Interstate 465 or US Highway 52. It is rather challenging to reach parks from the majority of locations in the city since they are spread out sparsely. Still, there are around 10 parks nearby for residents to check out.
In Carmel, roughly three quarters of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are the main housing type in the rest of the housing stock. The average year of construction for buildings in this city is 1992. This part of the Indianapolis metropolitan area has a selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 85% of the population of this city own their home and 15% are renters.
Locals may consider it challenging to get to high schools and primary schools on foot. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With respect to eating, a fraction of house buyers in Carmel may be able to access one of about 40 supermarkets on foot, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. There are also a few options for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity.
Carmel is an extremely good part of the Indianapolis metropolitan area for driving. It is very easy to park. However, Carmel is not very well-suited for walking because very few daily errands can be run on foot.