10 Reasons To Love Living In Carmel Indiana

Dated: 07/29/2019

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There’s a reason why the real estate market in Hamilton County is booming - families and professionals are flocking to the northern suburbs for so many reasons! One of the major suburbs, Carmel, Indiana, has seen significant growth in recent years. From new companies and medical facilities placing their offices in Hamilton County, many people are landing there to be close to work and lay down their roots. We’ve gathered 10 of the top reasons people love living in Carmel - and hopefully you’ll love these things just as much as we do!


  1. Great School System - Carmel Clay Schools continue to rank in the top 5 Indiana school systems year after year. If you’re planning to stick around for a while and raise a family, Carmel is an amazing place to do so!

  2. Excellent City Services - With well-maintained roads, strong tax environment, and a plethora of city resources, it makes for an amazing place to call home. 

  3. Nearby Healthcare Options - With IU Health North and St. Vincent Carmel in the city limits, getting the healthcare you need is always close to home.

  4. Close to the Amenities of the Circle City - Take a short 30-minute drive south and you’ll find yourself in the heart of downtown Indianapolis. Indianapolis offers amazing museums for residents and tourists, world-class dining options, and amazing entertainment possibilities. 

  5. Jobs - So many businesses are headquartered in Carmel and the surrounding area. Major employers such as Conseco Life Insurance, Navient, RCI, Roche Diagnostics, and major medical groups plus the jobs they provide are major reasons to love living here. 

  6. The Library - The Carmel Clay Public Library, located in downtown Carmel, is an amazing resource for Carmel residents. Programming for kids, adults, and families is available, as well as fun events and a brand new Digital Media Lab.

  7. Arts & Design District - This revitalized downtown district is home to interior designers, art galleries, new restaurants, antique stores, and many specialty retail shops & salons. It’s easy to park nearby and enjoy the entire area.

  8. Shopping - If you’re looking for big box stores, shopping malls, or small shops - the Carmel area has you covered. Carmel is also very close to the northside shopping areas of Indianapolis, including The Fashion Mall at Keystone and Castleton Square. 

  9. Low Crime Rates - Carmel is considered to be safer than 90% of other cities in the USA. No place is perfect, but it’s highly unlikely that you’ll hear about major crimes happening in Carmel. 

  10. Community - The people you’ll meet here in Carmel, Indiana are genuinely nice and want to create a community with their neighbors. There are so many ways to get involved within the community and meet new people. 

There’s a reason why Carmel has been called the Best Place to Live in America! This fast growing city is a wonderful place to call home!



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