The neighborhood of Valley Mills is situated in the city of Indianapolis, Indiana.
Valley Mills is quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case near US Highway 40 or Interstate 74. Parks aren't well-distributed, resulting in them being rather challenging to get to from numerous locations within the neighborhood. Despite that, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to relax in.
Around 30% of homes in Valley Mills were constructed since the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. The predominant housing types in this neighborhood are single detached homes and row houses. Home owners occupy around three quarters of the properties in Valley Mills while renters occupy the remainder. This neighborhood also has quite a good selection of housing size options - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is very rarely possible for house buyers in Valley Mills to shop for their groceries by walking. There are also a few options for those who care about nearby restaurants. Concerning education, locals may consider it difficult to access high schools and primary schools as pedestrians.
The best way to move around in this part of Indianapolis is very often driving. It is very convenient to park, and it is a reasonably short car ride to the closest highway, such as US Highway 40, from any location in this neighborhood. However, Valley Mills is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines. Many of the homes for sale in this neighborhood are located in areas that are not very conducive to traveling on foot because very few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.