Welcome to City of Carmel Indiana

This family-friendly City of Carmel, Indiana sits approximately 15 minutes north of downtown Indianapolis. Carmel Indiana is full of safe and friendly neighborhoods, with older, established developments and new, modern subdivisions. The unique Village of West Clay in Carmel features a traditional neighborhood design that combines housing with shops, parks and schools.

The award-winning Carmel Clay School District enrolls over 15,000 students in 11 elementary schools, three middle schools and one high school. Carmel students consistently earn high ISTEP scores, perform well on the ACT and SAT and earn a plethora of scholarships and academic awards.

The city of Carmel Indiana residents enjoy many community amenities like parks, recreation, arts and events. A highlight of the Carmel parks system is the Monon Community Center, a 161-acre complex with a water park, fitness center, gymnasium, track, indoor aquatic center and banquet facilities. Also, the Monon bike and walking trail runs right through Carmel all the way to downtown Indianapolis.

The City of Carmel Indiana Arts and Design District mixes business with art with a concentrated area of shops and businesses that concentrate on the arts. Throughout the year, Carmel hosts events like Carmel Fest, a community-wide Fourth of July celebration, and the Carmel International Arts Festival.

Restaurants featuring all different cuisines and types of dining are located in the heart of Carmel, as well as many shopping centers.  Clay Terrace outdoor shopping center. Bars, lounges and a movie theatre offer nightlife for social Carmel residents.

For more information on the City of Carmel Indiana, visit the official Carmel website at http://www.ci.carmel.in.us.