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 1,686 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Indianapolis is moderate and the median home sales price is $78,101.

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

Schools

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

Crime Rate

10.49% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 589
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 447
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

30.32% Higher than national avg.
  • 1,686 offenders in Indianapolis
  • 20.17 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $118,700
  • Median Sales Price: $78,101
  • Foreclosures: 3,627
  • Homes For Sale: 3,220
  • Homes For Rent: 246

Environmental Hazards

3,967 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 42
  • Registered Polluters: 1,668
  • Superfunds: 133
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,124

Unemployment

Moderate 5.5%
  • Indiana unemployment average: 5.3%
  • National unemployment average: 5.8%

Crime view details

1,686 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
$118,700 compared to October 2013
Median Sales Price
$78,101 compared to October 2013

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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

3,220 Homes For Sale View All

$69,900
2938 Fordham Ln
Indianapolis, IN 46268
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$107,500
2011 Titleist Ln
Indianapolis, IN 46229
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$20,000
2952 Adams St
Indianapolis, IN 46218
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$35,000
2124 Carrollton Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46202
3 Beds | 1 Baths

3,627 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$60,351  
$130,278
Maplewood Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46227
3 Beds | NR Baths
$234,440
N Alabama St
Indianapolis, IN 46202
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$99,682
N Mitchner Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46219
3 Beds | NR Baths
$52,550
London Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46254
2 Beds | NR Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

191 Building Permits View All

  • In 2013, the city of Indianapolis, IN issued 191 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 191 permits, 99 were issued for single family homes and 99 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2012, the city of Indianapolis, IN issued 551 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 551 permits, 472 were issued for single family homes and 472 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

246 Rental Properties View All

$1,300
11455 Presidio Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46268
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,050
11406 Smoothbark Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46229
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,800
6418 Heartland Ct
Indianapolis, IN 46218
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,320
2450 Autumn Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46202
4 Beds | 2 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

3967 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 (862/983)
    Indianapolis, IN has 87.69% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Indianapolis, IN is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.66 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.

Demographics view details

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 5.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.3% and 5.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 40.03%
White Collar - 59.97%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Mitch Daniels
  • Sen. Daniel Coats
  • Sen. Joe Donnelly

City Representatives

  • Todd Rokita
  • Susan W Brooks
  • Andre Carson

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

209 FCC Towers view all

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