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 1,835 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Indianapolis is moderate and the median home sales price is $20,865.

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

51.98% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 589
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 447
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

29.32% Higher than national avg.
  • 1,835 offenders in Indianapolis
  • 21.95 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $127,000
  • Median Sales Price: $20,865
  • Foreclosures: 2,147
  • Homes For Sale: 3,675
  • Homes For Rent: 205

Environmental Hazards

2,389 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 55
  • Registered Polluters: 85
  • Superfunds: 133
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,116

Unemployment

Moderate 5.1%
  • Indiana unemployment average: 4.8%
  • 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

1,835 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
$127,000 compared to May 2014
Median Sales Price
$20,865 compared to May 2014

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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

3,675 Homes For Sale View All

$15,000
10028 Arapahoe Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46235
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$20,000
5444 Old Barn Cir
Indianapolis, IN 46268
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$20,000
6440 E County Line Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$30,000
10535 Woodlawn Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46280
3 Beds | 2 Baths

2,147 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$63,600  
$105,522
Valley Forge Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46234
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$44,218
S Vine St
Indianapolis, IN 46241
2 Beds | -- Baths
$54,571
N Lawndale Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46254
4 Beds | 1 Baths
$96,988
Pawnee Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46229
4 Beds | 2 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

205 Rental Properties View All

$850
2803 Punto Alto Ct
Indianapolis, IN 46227
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$825
4847 Mount Vernon Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46227
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$750
3918 Evelyn St
Indianapolis, IN 46222
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,145
3640 Whistlewood Ln
Indianapolis, IN 46239
3 Beds | 3 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

2389 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Indianapolis, IN
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  • Superfunds
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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 HIGH 5.38 Average
    Indianapolis, IN is a high 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 5.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.8% 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

226 FCC Towers view all

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