The neighborhood of South Franklin is located within the city of Indianapolis, Indiana.
Most areas in South Franklin are reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case near Interstate 65. Parks are distributed sporadically, making it very difficult to access them.
In South Franklin, about 70% of buildings are single detached homes, and large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This neighborhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About three quarters of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. Roughly 45% of homes in this area were built since the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s.
Some property owners in South Franklin may be able to reach the closest grocery store on foot, while others will have to use a vehicle. There are also a few choices for those who value close by restaurants. With regards to education, there are only a few primary schools in this area and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. Furthermore, South Franklin does not have any high schools.
Getting around by car is very convenient in this area. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, this area is not a very pleasant part of Indianapolis for traveling by public transit. Nonetheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of Indianapolis are located in places that are not very conducive to walking because carrying out daily needs is impractical.