Advertising in Indianapolis


Indianapolis is the capital city of Indiana. Originally, Indianapolis was known for government, industry, and manufacturing but now for education, healthcare, and finance. Today, tourism, conventions, and sporting events are vital for its economy. Both Forbes and Livability.com rank Indianapolis as one of the best downtowns in the U.S. because of the shopping, hotels, dining, sports venues, museums, art galleries, and parks.

  • Estimated Population :863,002
  • Foreign born :8.80%
  • Language other than English spoken at home :13.00%
  • High school graduates :85.50%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher :29.00%
  • Median Household income :$43,101
  • Per Capita income :$25,094
  • Population per sq. mile :2,270
  • White :61.60%,Black or African :28.00%,American Indian :0.30%,Asian :2.80%,Others :8.30%

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Events in Indianapolis


January
  • Devour Indy - Winter
February
  • Winterfest
March
  • Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament
April
  • Wicked on Broadway at Old National Centre
  • Indy Film Fest
May
  • 500 Festival
  • IndyCar Grand Prix
  • Broad Ripple Art Fair
  • 102nd Running of the Indy 500
June
  • Circle City IN Pride Week
  • Christ Church Cathedral Strawberry Festival
July
  • Fourth of July
  • Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration
August
  • Indiana State Fair
  • IndyFringe Theatre Festival
  • Devour Indy - Summer
September
  • Indy Ultimate Adventure Race
  • CANvitational
  • Taylor Swift at Lucas Oil Stadium
  • Circle City Classic
October
  • Heartland Film Festival
  • Red Bull Air Race
November
  • CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon
  • Circle of Lights
December
  • Big Ten Football Championship

Business & Education in Indianapolis


  • The city is home to three Fortune 500 companies. They are WellPoint, Eli Lilly, and BrightPoint. Other companies of note headquartered in Indianapolis include ACE Rent a Car, American Motor Car Company, Angie’s List, Anthem Blue Cross, ATA Airlines, Finish Line, Inc., Hat World, Hhgregg, L. Strauss & Co., Monarch Beverage, Inc., Premier Motor Manufacturing Company, and Simon Property Group.
  • There are three public universities located within the city limits: Ball State University (BSU), Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). Private colleges in the city include Butler University, Marian University, The Art Institute of Indianapolis, and University of Indianapolis.