The town of Plainfield, Indiana is situated in the Indianapolis metropolitan area.
Plainfield is reasonably good for those who enjoy quiet areas, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although there are still several noisier sections, especially near Dwight D Eisenhower Highway. It is rather difficult to get to green spaces from a lot of locations in the town since they are distributed sporadically. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to discover.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing the majority of the dwellings in Plainfield, while small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This town also has a choice of housing sizes - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About three quarters of the units in the town are occupied by home owners while the rest are rented. The median year of construction for buildings in this part of the Indianapolis metropolitan area is 1992.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in Plainfield and for this reason they can be a long walk away. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With regards to food, some home buyers in this part of the Indianapolis metropolitan area may be able to travel to one of approximately 20 grocery stores on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. There are also a few choices for those who care about close by restaurants.
Driving is an excellent mode of transportation in Plainfield. It is very convenient to park. In contrast, Plainfield is not very suitable for walking because very few daily needs can be carried out on foot.