A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Indianapolis ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Indianapolis has a population of 863,002 people<1> (see below for details).
Indianapolis was established in 1821.
The community of Indianapolis is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Indianapolis lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Indianapolis: (317)
The ZIP codes for Indianapolis: 46201-46209, 46211, 46214, 46216-46231, 46234-46237, 46239-46242, 46244, 46247, 46249-46251, 46253-46256, 46259-46260, 46266, 46268, 46274-46275, 46277-46278, 46280, 46282-46283, 46285, 46290-46291, 46295, 46298<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Indianapolis had a population of 820,445 people (or 90.82% of the total population of Marion County). This makes Indianapolis the county's most populous community.
The population of Indianapolis represents 12.65% of the total population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 820,445 people, the population of Indianapolis increased 4.93% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 781,870 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Indianapolis had an population of 863,002 people. This is an increase of 5.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.38% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Indianapolis.
Communities near Indianapolis ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Indianapolis and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Indianapolis.
Communities Also Named Indianapolis ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Indianapolis - they are located in Iowa, Kansas and Oklahoma.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Indianapolis.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Indianapolis:
Websites 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Indianapolis, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Indianapolis.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Indianapolis: www.indygov.org/
The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov
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This page was last modified: 16 Jun 2019