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Mile Square, Indianapolis Homes for Sale

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Though Indianapolis may be better known as the Circle City, the downtown area started out simply as Mile Square. Surveyor Alexander Ralston was commissioned in 1821 to design the plat of land between North, South, East, and West Streets (his previous credits included assisting Pierre L'Enfant with the design of Washington, D.C.). Ralston was responsible for Indy's iconic central circle, initially intended for the governor's house but now the site of the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument. He also came up with the diagonal avenues of Massachusetts, Virginia, Kentucky, and Indiana, which once connected all the corners of Mile Square to what is now Monument Circle.

Despite his experience and vision, Ralston did not have high hopes for Indianapolis. He was originally tasked with mapping a four-mile plat, but doubted the city would ever reach such a size. In the almost 200 years since, Indianapolis has grown to 372 square miles—but the original Mile Square still marks the historical, cultural, and economic center of the city.

Today, most Mile Square residents live in condominiums or apartments rather than single-family houses. In 1983, 36 apartment buildings—all of which date back to the period of 1890-1930, when Indianapolis experienced its most significant growth—were added to the National Register of Historic Places.

Indianapolis is second only to Washington, D.C. in its number of war monuments, most of them located within Mile Square. These monuments honor the veterans of the Civil War, World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, and most recently the victims of 9/11. Many of these memorials were built from Indiana limestone.


Original Plat (click image to view full-size)

Mile Square was created not just to memorialize, but also to thrive and grow. While not particularly known as a skyscraper city, all of Indy's tallest buildings are centralized downtown. Mile Square also encompasses the Wholesale District (bounded by Capitol, Delaware, Washington, and South), a unique blend of historic architecture and new construction. The Wholesale District contains Circle Centre Mall, the Bankers Life Fieldhouse (where the Pacers and Fever play), and several prestigious hotels and restaurants.

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Latest Mile Square, Indianapolis Homes for Sale

1 North Illinois Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 1 North Illinois Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Circle Block  
You deserve this. You've clawed your way through the jungle and its time to enjoy your place at the top. This home was professionally designed to offer the best of everything: space, finishes & amenities. Unique in Indy, this residence offers many of Th...
3 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 5272 SqFt
$4,500,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Athletic Club Iac Lofts  
Historic Indianapolis Athletic Club is city living at its best! The Penthouse-feel is a rare find w/stunning views, soaring ceilings, premium finishes & open, spacious floorplan. The beautifully designed full kitchen w/honed marble & hardwoods complement ...
4 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 3157 SqFt
$1,300,000
F.C. Tucker Company
1 North Illinois Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 1 North Illinois Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Circle Block  
Views of Monument Circle and sunrise cityscape are breathtakingly beautiful in this open-concept, contemporary, architect-designed, natural light-filled luxury condo. Gourmet cook's kitchen with Gaggenau & Liebherr appliances & Blum hardware. Ceiling reve...
1 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1384 SqFt
$1,000,000
Encore Sotheby's International
333 Massachusetts Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 333 Massachusetts Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Three Mass Condos  
Exquisite 3BR, 2.5BA condo at 3 Mass! Prime location on Mass Ave, this condo offers incredible views, amazing space, & tasteful finishes. Lg great rm w/ views of DT and spacious terraces. Chef's kit w/ cntr island seating, granite, soft close cabs, ss app...
3 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 2993 SqFt
$975,000
F.C. Tucker Company
350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Athletic Club Iac Lofts  
In a building renowned for its outstanding amenities and beauty, this unit stands above the rest in regard to its layout and situation. Its views of Women's Park across the street provide an uncommonly restful vista for a downtown property. The main (thir...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 2322 SqFt
$825,000
F.C. Tucker Company
141 South Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225 141 South Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Six Over Meridian  
If you are looking for a 3 bedroom spacious condo downtown here is your chance. This property has 2 garage parking spaces (with room for 3 cars), easy elevator ride from garage to your condo on the 4th floor. Gorgeous California Oak hardwoods throughout...
3 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 2966 SqFt
$798,000
Jeff Paxson Team
333 Massachusetts Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 333 Massachusetts Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Three Mass Condos  
City Living at it's FINEST! Over 2000SF of LUXURY overlooking one of Indy's best neighborhoods! Modern OPEN Floor Plan w/Hdwd Flooring, Lots of Natural Light & Auto Window Shades! GORGEOUS Gourmet Kitchen w/High End SS Appliances, Island & BEAUTIFUL cabin...
3 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 2315 SqFt
$689,000
Nest Real Estate
326 West North Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 326 West North Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Watermark  
Enjoy downtown living in the highly desirable Watermark gated community. Walking distance to downtown restaurants, events, zoo and much more. This incredible home has an open floor plan, abundance of windows, two story great room, finished basement, upst...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 3198 SqFt
$679,900
F.C. Tucker Company
355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Hudson  
Make this stellar penthouse condo in the heart of downtown Indy the next place you call home! Carefree elegant living with an open floor plan, 22ft soaring ceiling in the main living area surrounded by lots of windows creates stunning city views and ample...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 2195 SqFt
$674,875
CENTURY 21 Scheetz
141 South Meridian S Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225 141 South Meridian S Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Six Over Meridian  
Location, views, style! This turn key condo has everything you have been looking for including THREE garage parking spaces with a storage area! It is the only condo in the building with 3 spaces & one of the few downtown with 3 garage spaces! All furnishi...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 2107 SqFt
$664,900
F.C. Tucker Company
429 North Pennsylvania Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 429 North Pennsylvania Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: 429 On The Park Condominiums  
Impeccable style, class, and location; Welcome to 429 Penn! This elegant 7th floor home features a beautiful open floor plan w/ raised ceilings, panoramic floor-to-ceiling windows, wide plank hrdwd floors throughout, built-in shelves/bookcase, sleek gas f...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1628 SqFt
$599,900
Trueblood Real Estate
1 Virginia Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 1 Virginia Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Allen Plaza  
Build out your dream condo - standards in list price are amazing but you can add all your personal touches! Working with a designer you pick out all finishes and watch your dream interior come to life! Tons of natural light flood this 7th floor condo in A...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1922 SqFt
$569,900
Flock Realty, Inc.
380 Miami Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 380 Miami Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Firehouse Square  
Downtown living at its best! LUXURIOUSLY UPGRADED spacious end unit in coveted downtown Firehouse Square. Mass Ave & Downtown restaurants, bars, sports, and musical entertainment on your door step. Townhome with soaring ceilings, dramatic windows, hardwoo...
3 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 2736 SqFt
$550,000
Paradigm Realty Solutions
252 North New Jersey Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 252 North New Jersey Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Firehouse Square  
Wow! Luxury and location are what you will find with this beautiful, end-unit townhome in the heart of downtown Indy. Spread out across three levels of space and enjoy incredible walkability to every urban amenity you can dream of. Modern kitchen with gra...
2 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 2736 SqFt
$540,000
Keller Williams Indy Metro NE
368 East Miami Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 368 East Miami Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Firehouse Square  
One of the best opportunities in Downtown Indy! Start with the 2 master suites w/large baths & walk-in closets. Add in outstanding kitchen/dining area w/ gas fireplace, granite countertops & hardwood floors, spacious living room & impressive foyer... you ...
3 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 2280 SqFt
$507,500
United Real Estate Indpls
348 Miami Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 348 Miami Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Firehouse Square  
Here is your opportunity to live in the absolute center of the Downtown universe! This town homes' enviable Firehouse Square location is compounded by its serene inner “courtyard” location. You will live in an oasis of calm while being only blocks fro...
2 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 2280 SqFt
$495,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
316 North East Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 316 North East Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Vajens Subdivision  
*LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!*-THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN! Rare opportunity to acquire a Lockerbie area townhome. 3 lvl w/2 br, 2.5 bath, with quaint front and rear courtyards. Main and upper baths have been remodeled. Updated kitchen. NO expensive monthly HO...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 2160 SqFt
$455,000
Coldwell Banker - Kaiser
355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Hudson  
Incredible value with this 3 bed, 2 1/2 bath condo. Unit boasts a split floor plan with Master Suite on one side and two bedrooms and a full bath on the other. Freshly painted, new carpeting, new light fixtures, newly built out 1/2 bath, and much more. ...
3 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 2061 SqFt
$449,000
Berkshire Hathaway Home
222 North East Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 222 North East Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Landmark At Lockerbie  
Gorgeous unit in sought-after Landmark at Lockerbie! Best of downtown living in Historic Lockerbie, this swanky flat is located w/in secure building & has TWO GARAGE parking spaces - RARE FIND! Floor-ceiling stone fireplace is the focal point of this love...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1811 SqFt
$430,000
CENTURY 21 Scheetz
350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Athletic Club Iac Lofts  
Urban living at its finest! One of the premier and most desirable units in the Indianapolis Athletic Club! This architecturally designed unit is one of the building's only units that features the beautiful, two-story, arched-top, former ballroom windows, ...
1 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1510 SqFt
$430,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
207 South Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225 207 South Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Meridian Lofts  
Exclusive Opportunity to live in the heart of Downtown Indy’s Wholesale District. Be prepared to be blown away by this ultra-chic 2BR/2BA Meridian Lofts top floor condo. This condo features stunning exposed brick wall that overlooks Georgia Street, hard...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1770 SqFt
$429,900
CENTURY 21 Scheetz
735 Perth Lane, Indianapolis, IN 46204 735 Perth Lane, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Subdivision Not Available See Legal  
PHOTO IS A RENDERING. THIS HOME IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION. URBAN, ROOFTOP LIVING! Ideally situated in the 700 block of Illinois Street in Downtown, Indianapolis, the Townhomes at SEVEN2SEVEN offer elegance, ease, INCREDIBLE VIEWS and walkability to The Cana...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1657 SqFt
$419,900
Onyx and East, LLC
617 Fort Wayne Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 617 Fort Wayne Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
The photos shown are renderings or may be similar floor plans or models. This home is under construction and only a few blocks from Monument Circle. Located on the Cultural Trail and a short walk to the Canal, Mass. Ave, and the best restaurants and ent...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1718 SqFt
$409,900
Onyx and East, LLC
225 North New Jersey Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 225 North New Jersey Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Lockerbie  
Luxury downtown living at its best! Amazing views of downtown skyline from every room. This 6th floor unit has bright and open floor plan featuring 2 master suites, den/office, huge great room/dining room, gourmet kitchen w/granite counters, center isle, ...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1755 SqFt
$399,900
F.C. Tucker Company
1 Virginia Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 1 Virginia Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Allen Plaza  
Want to feel like you live in Manhattan? Check out this high design downtown condo with amazing downtown views & tons of natural light! Two bedrooms, 2 luxurious baths with high ceilings and beautiful finishes! Doesn't get any better. Walk to restaurants,...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1274 SqFt
$385,000
Flock Realty, Inc.
350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Athletic Club Iac Lofts  
Sophistication, style, security and serenity all wrapped into one neat package. This 7th floor Athletic Club Condo offers some of the city's best views of the War Memorial, Monument Circle, and the Depew Memorial Fountain! Terrific open concept is highlig...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1535 SqFt
$375,000
Encore Sotheby's International
355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Hudson  
Spacious and bright downtown condo! This well appointed, 2 bed, 2 1/2 bath condo on the 1st floor features a split floor plan with master suite on one side and guest suite on the other side. Freshly painted, immaculate and ready to move into the condo h...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1753 SqFt
$375,000
Snyder Strategy Realty, Inc
355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Hudson  
Imagine your next home located in an urban condominium setting just a short walk to all of the downtown action! Then this home is for you...two level, 2 bedroom/2.5 bath penthouse w/ your own rooftop sitting area complete with fireplace. Underground pa...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1706 SqFt
$364,900
United Real Estate Indpls
350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Athletic Club Iac Lofts  
Exclusive and fabulous downtown location in the Indianapolis Athletic Club. No other building can compare to the rich history and full scale amenities found here (full basketball court, squash, fitness center, roof top patio …). This 2 BR & 2 Full BA co...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1528 SqFt
$349,900
Carpenter, REALTORS®
731 Perth Lane, Indianapolis, IN 46204 731 Perth Lane, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Subdivision Not Available See Legal  
MAIN PROPERTY PHOTO IS A RENDERING. THIS HOME IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION. Ideally situated in the 700 block of Illinois Street in Downtown, Indianapolis, the Townhomes at SEVEN2SEVEN offer elegance, ease, and walkability to The Canal, Mass. Ave., Monument Circ...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1270 SqFt
$349,900
Onyx and East, LLC
230 North Cleveland Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 230 North Cleveland Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Clevelander  
Prime walkable downtown location!! Brick exterior with rod iron fencing, courtyard with lush landscaping and mature trees. Open main floor plan (almost 2,000 sq ft) with tall ceilings, hardwood floors and a gas fireplace! Lovingly cared for… newer HVAC ...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1770 SqFt
$339,000
In Place
110 East Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 110 East Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: 110 E Washington  
Perfect downtown vibe with Exposed Brick~Flexible Open Floor Plan~Views of the City~Updated w/Hardwoods~New Carpet~Fresh Paint~New Washer & Dryer~Granite & Stainless Kitchen~ Updated Baths~. Each Bedroom has it's own Full Bath perfect for a Roommate Situ...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1563 SqFt
$325,000
F.C. Tucker Company
350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Athletic Club Iac Lofts  
Outstanding opportunity! Located on the 5th floor within the popular Indianapolis Athletic Club. Positioned in the heart of downtown Indianapolis, this two bedroom two full bath residence will impress. Upgraded kitchen offers stainless steel appliances, u...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1499 SqFt
$324,900
F.C. Tucker Company
450 Massachusetts Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 450 Massachusetts Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Avenue Condominuims Hpr  
Incredible location on Mass Avenue with restaurants, nightlife, theaters, shopping, you name it, this condo sits in the best location of Indy! Unit has outdoor patio. A two-story condo offering 2 Master Suites! Modern kitchen with stainless appliances, br...
2 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1905 SqFt
$299,000
Homes & Homesites
355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Hudson  
Spacious and bright downtown condo! This well appointed 2 bed 2 bath condo on 2nd floor features a split floor plan w/ master suite on one side & guest suite on the other. Freshly painted w/ new carpet & bamboo flooring. Granite kitchen w/ SS appliances o...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1253 SqFt
$289,900
CENTURY 21 Scheetz
226 North Cleveland Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 226 North Cleveland Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Clevelander  
This 2 bed 2 bath downtown condo is the perfect location in Lockerbie with close proximity to the interstate for easy transit. Corner unit boasts lots of a natural light. Kitchen with granite counters, upgraded cabinets, and newer stainless steel applianc...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 996 SqFt
$285,000
CENTURY 21 Diversified Realty
450 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 450 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Packard  
Highly Desirable Downtown Square Mile! Located within walking distance to Mass Ave Dining/Nightlife/Entertainment District, sporting events, concerts, grocery stores, City Market and Cultural Trail. Plus a rare, extra long balcony overlooking private cour...
1 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 918 SqFt
$270,000
Keller Williams Indy Metro S
355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 355 East Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Hudson  
The Hudson is your home for the holidays! Corner, 1 bed/1.5 bath unit features bright, open spaces. Elevated, 1st floor location with close proximity to elevator. Granite kitchen with stainless appliances is open to living room. Washer/Dryer also included...
1 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 987 SqFt
$237,500
Hamann Sense, LLC
350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 350 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Athletic Club Iac Lofts  
Own a piece of history! Athletic Club IAC Lofts! A relaxing easy lifestyle! One of a kind lobby gives 24/7 access to private gym, full basketball court, squash, racquetball, golf, mini-library, conference & game rooms & so much more! Rooftop terrace offer...
1 Beds, 1 Bath Areas, 916 SqFt
$219,900
CENTURY 21 Scheetz
420 West Washington Street, Westport, IN 47283 420 West Washington Street, Westport, IN 47283 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great Potential! 4.6 A zoned B2 with 3280 Sq Ft heated building that has been remodeled for potential Restaurant. Bar area with all bar stools and bar equipment remaining. Kitchen area with refrigerator and freezer remaining. Pool table/game area with al...
0 Beds, 0 Bath Areas, 0 SqFt
$125,000
RE/MAX Tower
104 East Washington Street, Kennard, IN 47351 104 East Washington Street, Kennard, IN 47351 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Quaint & adorable! Edge of town privacy behind this property, large shade trees, front porch plus glass enclosed back porch. Home has open floor concept, garage has additional 2 car size area that could be converted to shop or man cave. South side of gara...
2 Beds, 1 Bath Areas, 920 SqFt
$99,900
CENTURY 21 Wilson & Associates

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