Top 10 Reasons to Live Downtown

1. There’s a mix of options from historic neighborhoods to luxury condominiums to newly built lofts and apartments.
 
2. Downtown is walkable and convenient: Walkscore.com gives the 46204 zip code a 91 "Walker's Paradise."
 
3. Everything is nearby: the city’s best restaurants, theaters, entertainment, performing arts, sports, museums and parks.
 
4. The Indianapolis Cultural Trail, an 8-mile urban bike and pedestrian path, runs throughout Downtown.
 
5. Downtown Indy is ranked the #3 best Downtown in the U.S. according to Livability.com.
 
6. Indy’s hottest events take place Downtown: Talbot Street Art Fair, Strawberry Festival, Circle City Indy Pride Parade and Festival, Dig IN: A Taste of Indiana, Circle of Lights presented by IBEW 481 and more.
 
7. From Shining a Light's Signature Salute to festivals to community celebrations, there’s always something to do on Monument Circle.
 
8. The heart of Downtown pulsates with sports buzz: the Pacers, Fever, Colts, Indians and Indy Eleven.
 
9. There are numerous historic neighborhoods Downtown, many with the charm of tree-lined cobblestone and brick-paved streets.
 
10. Downtown has vibrant neighborhoods with an emphasis on neighbors.



Downtown Indy - This is Home Video

Hear from ten Downtown Indy residents on why they choose to live (and in some cases work) Downtown: Corrie Stewart, Virgil Chan & Bob Gowen, Jennifer Kikendall-Wilkinson, Joe Everhart, Lara Banker, Mitch Briggs, Kristie Hill & Erik Johnson and Tom Ridley.

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