Indianapolis, Indiana

Current Temperature ° Population 835,806

Homefacts City Report

Indianapolis is located in Marion County, IN. The population is 835,806, making Indianapolis the largest city in Marion County and the largest city in the state of Indiana.

There are 227 public schools in Indianapolis with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Indianapolis is high, and there are 1,856 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Indianapolis is moderate and the median home sales price is $40,500.

Cities near Indianapolis include Center Township, Spring Hill and Wynnedale.

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 28.4%

Crime Rate

51.89% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 589
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 447
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

35.61% Higher than national avg.
  • 1,856 offenders in Indianapolis
  • 22.21 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $112,900
  • Median Sales Price: $40,500
  • Foreclosures: 3,003
  • Homes For Sale: 3,479
  • Homes For Rent: 189

Environmental Hazards

2,313 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 55
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 133
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,124

Unemployment

Moderate 6.3%
  • Indiana unemployment average: 5.9%
  • National unemployment average: 5.5%

Schools view all

227 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 227 K-12 public schools in Indianapolis, IN and 98 private schools. Homefacts rates Indianapolis's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

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Crime view details

1,856 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$112,900 compared to February 2014
Median Sales Price
$40,500 compared to February 2014

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    13.6%
  • Rented
    40.4%
  • Owned
    46%

3,479 Homes For Sale View All

$49,900
516 S Sherman Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46203
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$99,000
840 Greenlee Ct
Indianapolis, IN 46234
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$22,900
112 West 33rd Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,000
3502 Harvest Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46226
-- Beds | -- Baths

3,003 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$64,161  
$62,287
Dawson St
Indianapolis, IN 46203
3 Beds | -- Baths
$186,096
Hoff Ct
Indianapolis, IN 46256
-- Beds | 2 Baths
$155,962
Alamosa Ln
Indianapolis, IN 46236
-- Beds | 2 Baths
$108,087
W 34th St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
3 Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

105 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Indianapolis, IN issued 105 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 105 permits, 103 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Indianapolis, IN issued 1,233 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,233 permits, 562 were issued for single family homes and 671 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

189 Rental Properties View All

$1,245
3127 Black Forest Ln
Indianapolis, IN 46239
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,100
8305 E Michigan St
Indianapolis, IN 46219
5 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,000
745 N Routiers Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46219
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,050
5635 Coburn Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46228
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Indianapolis, IN
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $514
  • 1 Bedroom: $636
  • 2 Bedrooms: $789
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,053
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,228

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Environmental Hazards

2313 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (1264/1423)
    Indianapolis, IN has 88.83% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Indianapolis, IN is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.02 Average
    Indianapolis, IN is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 27.3°
  • February 31.9°
  • March 44.9°
  • April 55.05°
  • May 65.14°
  • June 73.87°
  • July 77.68°
  • August 75.64°
  • September 68.68°
  • October 56.03°
  • November 44.53°
  • December 32.32°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Indianapolis, IN

Earthquakes
Indianapolis, IN has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Indianapolis, IN has a very low risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Indianapolis, IN has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Indianapolis, IN has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Indianapolis, IN: $40,854

Median Cost Of Living

Cost of Living index National Average is 100. Values under are lower cost and values over are higher cost.

Unemployment

Unemployment in Indianapolis is 6.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.9% and 5.5% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 40.03%
White Collar - 59.97%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Mike Pence
  • Sen. Daniel Coats
  • Sen. Joe Donnelly

City Representatives

  • Todd Rokita
  • Susan W Brooks
  • Andre Carson

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

238 FCC Towers view all

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