Irvington is a neighborhood within Indianapolis, Indiana.
Irvington is quiet overall, as the streets are usually peaceful - however noise can be bothersome close to one of the railway lines, US Highway 40 or US Highway 37. It is occasionally difficult to get to green spaces since they aren't well-located. Still, there are a few parks nearby for residents to relax in.
Irvington experienced its biggest housing boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. In this neighborhood, about 70% of buildings are single detached homes, and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Home owners occupy about 60% of the units in Irvington and 40% are occupied by renters. This part of Indianapolis has quite a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In this part of the city, locals will usually be able to access primary schools by walking. On the other hand, residents may find it challenging to access high schools on foot. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With regards to food, a supermarket is generally accessible within a reasonably short walk from most homes for sale in Irvington. A small selection of restaurants and coffee shops is available as well.
Irvington is an extremely convenient part of Indianapolis for traveling by car. Accessing a parking spot is generally easy, and the majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as US Highway 37. On the other hand, traveling by public transit is challenging in this part of Indianapolis. Thankfully, home owners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. Irvington is not especially conducive to traveling on foot since few daily needs can be carried out by walking.