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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, Fountain Square and Near Northside.

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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 30.

Indianapolis Apartments for Rent

Indianapolis Neighborhoods

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Population

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

Eating & Drinking

There are about 2,556 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Indianapolis.

People in Indianapolis can walk to an average of 0.6 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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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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