The neighborhood of Near Northside is located within the city of Indianapolis, Indiana.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Near Northside. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to relax in, like North Park and Martin Luther King Memorial Park, and they are especially well-distributed, which makes them easy to reach. Lastly, this neighborhood is relatively quiet, since there are few pedestrians; however those who are closer to Interstate 70 or Interstate 65 may experience higher levels of noise.
Most of the housing growth in Near Northside happened pre-1960. In this part of the city, roughly 40% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, and small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Around two thirds of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by renters while owners occupy the remainder. This neighborhood has a very good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Residents will welcome that no matter where their house is located in Near Northside, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. As far as eating is concerned, it is typically practical for home buyers in this neighborhood to do groceries by walking. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and house buyers are served by a few cafes as well.
Walking is quite practical for house buyers in this part of Indianapolis; many common errands can be run on foot. The public transit network in Near Northside is not particularly convenient. Nevertheless, home owners are served by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. On the other hand, the best method of transportation in this area is usually a car. Parking is easy, and it is a short car ride to the closest highway, such as Interstate 70, from anywhere in Near Northside.