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 228 public schools in Indianapolis with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Indianapolis is , and there are 1,967 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Indianapolis is moderate and the median home sales price is $46,500.

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

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 28.7%

Crime Rate

52.75% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 578
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 440
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

35.47% Higher than national avg.
  • 1,967 offenders in Indianapolis
  • 23.53 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $129,900
  • Median Sales Price: $46,500
  • Foreclosures: 3,062
  • Homes For Sale: 2,931
  • Homes For Rent: 186

Environmental Hazards

2,504 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 57
  • Registered Polluters: 177
  • Superfunds: 133
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,137

Unemployment

Moderate 4.7%
  • Indiana unemployment average: 4.6%
  • National unemployment average: 4.9%

Crime view details

1,967 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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  • Violent Crime Index
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$129,900 compared to July 2015
Median Sales Price
$46,500 compared to July 2015

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    14.1%
  • Rented
    39.6%
  • Owned
    46.3%

2,931 Homes For Sale View All

$1,600
5546 Primrose Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46220
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$142,000
5712 Grassy Bank Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46237
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$120,000
1721 North Mitthoeffer Road
Indianapolis, IN 46229
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$264,990
930 Noble Street
Indianapolis, IN 46203
2 Beds | 2 Baths

3,062 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$62,603  
$124,630
Waterfield
Indianapolis, IN 46235
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$94,467
Valley Farms
Indianapolis, IN 46214
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$92,773
Milhouse
Indianapolis, IN 46241
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$155,125
36th
Indianapolis, IN 46205
4 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1,126 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Indianapolis, IN issued 1,126 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,126 permits, 572 were issued for single family homes and 554 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

186 Rental Properties View All

$900
3632 North Brentwood Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46235
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,320
4030 Rommel Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46228
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,080
5349 Dollar Forge Lane
Indianapolis, IN 46221
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,295
6097 Peregrine Boulevard
Indianapolis, IN 46228
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Indianapolis, IN
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $601
  • 1 Bedroom: $701
  • 2 Bedrooms: $862
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,148
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,330

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Environmental Hazards

2504 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Indianapolis, IN
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Indianapolis, IN
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  • Superfunds
    in Indianapolis, IN
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Indianapolis, IN
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (641/683)
    Indianapolis, IN has 93.85% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Indianapolis, IN is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.93 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 no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Indianapolis, IN has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Indianapolis, IN has a high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Indianapolis, IN: $42,370

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 4.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.6% and 5.5% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.46%
White Collar - 58.54%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Susan W. Brooks
  • Andre Carson

Neighborhood Info

231 FCC Towers view all

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