Downtown Indianapolis is a neighborhood within Indianapolis, Indiana.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Downtown, despite its sometimes busy ambience. It is easy to get to parks in the neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore. Since there are few pedestrians, this part of Indianapolis is relatively quiet; however there can be higher levels of noise for those who are closer to the railway line, Interstate 70 or Interstate 65.
Renters occupy around three quarters of the properties in Downtown while the remainder are occupied by owners. In this neighborhood, many of buildings are large apartment buildings, while single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. The average year of construction for buildings in this neighborhood is 1968. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
The nearest supermarket in this neighborhood is generally only a reasonably short walk away. In addition, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. In terms of education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to get to on foot from most homes for sale in Downtown. Residents are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
Downtown is a fairly convenient part of Indianapolis for pedestrians; most day-to-day needs are easy to carry out on foot, and there are also a good number of businesses in proximity. Residents using public transit may find limited options in this area by reason of the infrequent service. Thankfully, there are around 20 bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and it is very convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most houses. In contrast, a car is a very good transportation option in this part of the city. It is a short drive to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 70, from any location in Downtown, and it is straightforward to park.