The neighborhood of Garfield Park is situated within the city of Indianapolis, Indiana.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Garfield Park. It is easy to access public green spaces in the neighborhood, since getting to the closest one is easy from many houses for sale and there are a few parks close by for residents to explore. Finally, this area is relatively quiet, as there are few people out and about on the streets, although those who are around one of the railway lines or Interstate 65 may experience more noise.
In Garfield Park, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings. Most housing in this neighborhood was constructed prior to the 1960s, during its biggest housing boom. This area also has a variety of unit sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 55% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 45% are occupied by renters.
It is generally possible for property owners in this part of Indianapolis to shop for groceries on foot. Residents of Garfield Park are served by approximately 10 restaurants as well. When it comes to education, both primary and secondary schools are easy to access on foot from most homes for sale in this part of Indianapolis. Locals have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
This part of Indianapolis is very car friendly. It is especially convenient to park, and the majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 65. On the other hand, the public transit service in Garfield Park is not very frequent. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Traveling on foot is not particularly feasible for home buyers in Garfield Park since few day-to-day needs can be carried out without having to use a vehicle.