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Welcome to Indianapolis ...

Indianapolis is located in Mahaska County.

Indianapolis is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Indianapolis lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Indianapolis is within the (641) area code.

Communities Also Named Indianapolis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Indianapolis - they are located in Indiana, Kansas and Oklahoma.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Indianapolis.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Indianapolis. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Indianapolis. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Indianapolis.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Indianapolis:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Indianapolis ...

Looking for more information about Indianapolis? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Indianapolis? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Indianapolis, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Indianapolis.

Communities near Indianapolis ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Oskaloosa   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of Indianapolis

Sigourney   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Indianapolis

Located in Keokuk County

Montezuma   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Indianapolis

Located in Poweshiek County

New Sharon   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Indianapolis

Eddyville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Indianapolis

Located in Wapello County

Hedrick   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Indianapolis

Located in Keokuk County

Fremont   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Indianapolis

What Cheer   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Indianapolis

Located in Keokuk County

Beacon   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Indianapolis

University Park   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Indianapolis

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Indianapolis.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Indianapolis. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Indianapolis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Indianapolis) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Indianapolis. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Indianapolis

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Indianapolis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3979, Longitude: -92.4335     [Map].

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