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Living in Indianapolis

Indianapolis is the 47th most walkable large city in the US with 820,445 residents.

Indianapolis has minimal public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Indianapolis neighborhoods are Downtown, Near Northside and Broad Ripple.

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Walk Score of Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Broadway Community Garden

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Monument Circle

Most errands require a car in Indianapolis.

Indianapolis is the 47th most walkable large city in the US with a Walk Score of 29.

Indianapolis Apartments for Rent

Indianapolis Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 77 56 87 14,587
2 Near Northside 67 49 64 8,179
3 Broad Ripple 66 31 69 6,524
4 Fountain Square 66 34 73 4,299
5 Meridian Kessler 53 37 63 12,542
6 Chatard 53 32 56 4,142
7 Near Eastside 51 35 57 29,514
8 Garfield Park 51 30 64 5,496
9 Mapleton - Fall Creek 48 46 65 6,488
10 Near Southside 48 32 61 7,508
11 Irvington 46 32 56 12,312
12 Near Westside 46 34 49 15,990
13 North Perry 45 24 47 6,609
14 Eastside 45 33 45 10,105
15 Fairgrounds 43 32 63 3,989
16 Butler - Tarkington 42 27 58 10,550
17 Stout Field 41 30 42 3,858
18 Ravenswood 40 22 42 1,650
19 Eagledale 40 31 41 21,508
20 Near Northwest - Riverside 39 39 58 11,231
21 Glendale 39 26 46 4,049
22 Garden City 38 30 40 16,384
23 Forest Manor 36 38 40 3,705
24 West Indianapolis 36 25 44 8,464
25 Meadows 36 38 45 6,090
26 Northeastwood 35 37 39 1,458
27 Near Southeast 35 30 49 27,022
28 East Gate 34 36 40 3,201
29 North High School 34 32 41 17,164
30 College Park 34 25 36 3,523
31 Arlington Woods 34 35 42 7,659
32 Martindale - Brightwood 34 35 44 12,303
33 University Heights 33 29 40 11,947
34 Castleton 33 14 36 10,557
35 South Perry 33 22 42 22,745
36 Marian - Cold Springs 32 32 44 2,826
37 Aspen Ridge 31 30 33 3,778
38 Devington 30 31 44 11,091
39 Nora - Far Northside 29 25 40 10,400
40 Keystone at The Crossing 28 18 34 2,310
41 Millersville 28 22 53 6,679
42 St. Vincent - Greenbriar 28 22 35 13,592
43 Lafayette Square 27 29 45 577
44 Mars Hill 26 19 33 14,429
45 Devonshire 26 12 36 6,078
46 Edgewood 26 20 37 13,471
47 Park Fletcher 25 9 35 2,314
48 Augusta-New Augusta 25 25 35 15,874
49 Allisonville 24 24 38 10,013
50 Park Valley Estates 23 31 34 571
51 Hill Valley 22 10 34 6,392
52 Linden Wood 22 15 33 5,917
53 Chapel Hill - Ben Davis 22 23 33 32,236
54 Snacks - Guion Creek 20 19 40 27,620
55 Warren Woods 20 1 32 597
56 Highlands 20 33 34 643
57 Arden 20 23 34 714
58 I65-South Emerson 19 21 32 14,121
59 Southdale 19 7 33 9,078
60 I69-Fall Creek 19 18 32 18,423
61 Clearwater 18 19 32 3,378
62 Summerfield South 17 31 31 1,363
63 Wanamaker 17 - 32 1,076
64 Crooked Creek 17 25 36 14,377
65 Ameriplex 16 17 30 3,207
66 Rumford Eastway Manor 16 33 30 675
67 North Central 15 24 45 2,907
68 Devon 13 20 41 2,149
69 Southeast Indianapolis 13 9 32 6,479
70 Homecroft 13 19 29 617
71 Glenn's Valley 13 - 28 8,907
72 Brendonwood 12 14 33 4,331
73 Camby 12 0 28 5,464
74 Greenbriar 10 23 38 1,259
75 Five Points 10 - 32 4,860
76 Bloomfield Lake Estates 9 - 28 1,252
77 Southern Dunes 9 - 28 6,011
78 Geist 9 - 28 9,307
79 Raymond Park 8 5 28 4,884
80 Galludet 8 0 28 11,006
81 Southeast Warren 8 7 28 7,742
82 Bayswater 8 21 42 2,879
83 South Franklin 7 4 29 16,749
84 Poplar Grove 7 0 28 4,365
85 Key Meadows 6 8 29 8,684
86 Valley Mills 5 6 27 11,233
87 Trader's Point 4 10 31 6,387
88 Wynnedale - Spring Hill 3 20 32 2,927
89 West Newton 2 - 26 2,102
90 Ballinshire Estates - Cobblestone 2 19 33 1,352
91 Sunshine Gardens 1 - 25 566
92 College Corner 1 - 25 606
93 New Bethel 1 - 25 1,380

Eating & Drinking

There are about 2,477 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Indianapolis.

People in Indianapolis can walk to an average of 0.7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Hopcat

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Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt

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Transit Score of Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis has Minimal Transit

It is possible to get on a bus. Find Indianapolis apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Indianapolis has minimal public transportation and about 31 bus lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Indianapolis on public transit.

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Indianapolis has about 18 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

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Bike Score of Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Illinois St & Fall Creek Pkwy S Dr

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Allisonville Rd Exit On I-465

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#Skate Park

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#Riverside Golf Course

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Monon Trail

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Monon Trail

thumbnail for #Riverside Golf CourseAn Indianapolis staple for over 100 years. An 18-hole golf course.

Patrick Swickheimer
on #Riverside Golf Course

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Blickman Educational Trail

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5305 Rosebrock Ln

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Monon Trail

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Holliday Park

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BGI Fitness: North

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38th St & Orchard Ave

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38th St & Fall Creek Pkwy N Dr

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Near Indianapolis Children's Museum

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