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Whether you're new to Indianapolis, or a long-time resident, here are a few interesting facts
about Real Estate in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Indianapolis boasts 6704 homes for sale with an average price of $122,421.
The average income in Indianapolis, Indiana is $49,752
compared to the county average of $45,347.
Searching for Indianapolis Real Estate? Indianapolis has a population of 911,931.
The median age in Indianapolis is 34.5 years.
Indianapolis is more family-centric than the surrounding county with
24.6% of the households containing married families with children.
The county average for households married with children is 25.68%.
Over the past two decades, Indianapolis' tremendous growth as a business center and its reputation as an amateur and professional sports capital have caught the attention of cities all across the nation. Yet the city and its residents remain friendly, caring and unspoiled. The Hoosier capital consistently ranks as one of the cleanest and safest cities in the nation, and its cost of living and unemployment rates remain below the national average. Plus, it often ranks among the most affordable American cities in which to own a home.
Nearly two hundred years ago, the center of the state of Indiana was chosen as the site of the new capital, Indianapolis Indiana. Today, it's considered the Crossroads of America. Native Hoosiers are known for their love of sports and especially the Indiana teams that play those sports. Indianapolis is the hub for several major sport lineups such as theIndianapolis 500 NASCAR's Brickyard 400, the NFL's Indianapolis Colts and the NBA's Indiana Pacers.
With nearly 20,000 beautiful Indianapolis homes for sale and other Indianapolis real estate for sale, you can find a home no matter your taste or budget. Indianapolis has so many styles of homes to offer, from the historic homes of downtown Indianapolis to the incredible expansion of the Indianapolis suburbs. Search Indianapolis real estate using our MLS-IDX connection or tell us about the Indianapolis real estate you want and we will search for you.
“Cosmopolitan with Midwestern appeal, Indianapolis is fast becoming one of America’s favorite cities.” -Northwest Airlines WorldTraveler, May 2008
“From the exciting world of sports to the detail and subtlety of the fine arts, Indianapolis has emerged as a cultural leader of the Midwest.” -Group Travel Leader, September 2008
“While the city lays claim to 10 world-class sports venues, that is just a fraction of its cultural institution tally: 14 museums, 21 galleries and 25 performing arts centers and theaters” -The Washington Post, May 28, 2008
In 1820, a site along central Indiana's White River was selected as the new location for the state's capital. The name Indianapolis was created by joining Indiana with polis, the Greek word for city. The new capital city was designed by Alexander Ralston who had helped plan the nation's capital in Washington, DC. His plan for called for a city of one square mile, at the center of which was a large circular commons, now known as Monument Circle.
By the turn of the century, Indianapolis rivaled Detroit as a major automobile manufacturer, rivaling the likes of Detroit. The city grew rapidly throughout the first half of the 20th century, followed by rapid suburbanization in the second half.
Today, the city invests heavily in projects such as an expansion to the Convention Center, a new terminal for the Indianapolis International Airport, Lucas Oil Stadium, the Indianapolis Colts' new home and downtown's Circle Centre Mall. The city's population is 795,458, making it the 13th largest city in the U.S. and the second largest state capital (after Phoenix, Arizona).
Much of the city's recent growth has been seen in the suburbs, including nearby Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Madison and Shelby counties. The combined population is over two million, making it the 23rd largest in the U.S. . Suburbs of Indianapolis
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