The neighborhood of Near Southeast is situated in the city of Indianapolis, Indiana.
The character of Near Southeast is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to discover, like Sandorf Park, and they are very well-situated, making them easy to get to. This part of Indianapolis is quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier areas, especially around Interstate 65 or one of the railway lines.
Most of the housing growth in Near Southeast took place prior to the 1960s. In this neighborhood, about 80% of buildings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly townhouses. The split between renters and home owners is about even. This neighborhood also has quite a good variety of unit sizes - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In this part of the city, locals will usually be able to get to both primary and secondary schools by walking. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Regarding eating, it is typically an option for house buyers in Near Southeast to do their grocery shopping by walking. Residents are served by about 10 restaurants and cafes as well.
The favored way to navigate this area is usually a car. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 65, from anywhere in Near Southeast, and it is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in this part of Indianapolis is not very frequent. Nevertheless, residents have access to a few bus lines, and it is very easy to find a nearby bus stop from most homes. Near Southeast is not especially convenient for traveling on foot as running common errands is at times challenging.