Greenfield Homes for Sale

Greenfield, Indiana is the county seat of Hancock County. It is located in Center Township and has an approximate population of 22,000. Two creeks flow through Center Township, and early settlers began to build along these creeks, and Greenfield was built as a result. This historic town was chosen to be the county seat in 1828 and was incorporated in 1876. Real growth began to take place when natural gas was discovered in the area in 1887.

For those looking for something fun to do in this historic town, the James Whitcomb Riley Old Home and Museum is popular. The house was the home of the famous poet and has period decorations as well as works and memorabilia of Riley. Visitors can pick up souvenirs in the gift shop, and special community events are held there during the year.  Ricks Centre for the Arts can be found in the former Village Theatre movie house. The neo-Art Deco building has been renovated on the outside and has updated technology inside. Those who enjoy physical activity will find a great place for fun, and to get in shape at the Family Fun & Fitness Center. It offers classes, exercise equipment, and swimming events. If you love the great outdoors, you can walk the Pennsy Trail along the old Pennsylvania Railroad. It has been paved and hosts biking and rollerblading as well as walking. Markers along the way point out parts of Greenfield history. 

The real estate of this growing community is a combination of older more traditional and newer contemporary single-family homes. With established tree-lined neighborhoods, you’ll find ranch style homes as well as multi-story and split-level homes in brick, vinyl and wood siding. Newer townhomes are also available in this community that mixes small-town qualities with carefully managed growth. Education has high ratings in this small town, and the area has proven to be a great place to raise a family. Whether you take advantage of the local amenities or use the easy access to other communities, you’ll find that this is a must-consider destination when searching in the Indianapolis area. If you would like more information on homes for sale in Greenfield, Indiana, please contact us today and allow us to assist you.

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