Located in Delaware County, the town of Yorktown Indiana is home to 9,400 people. The nine-square-mile community offers its residents the small-town atmosphere they crave. Here people take pride in their community and get to know their neighbors. Low tax rates, regular community events and excellent, highly rated schools all combine to make Yorktown Indiana an excellent place to search for a Delaware County home.
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In the past few years, Yorktown Indiana has seen a huge influx of residents, with new residents moving to the community to take advantage of the low tax rates. This has spawned new developments on the edges of town, offering many real estate options. Many of these new neighborhoods are being built right alongside established ones, providing a sense of stability to the community. Some of these new developments include The Landings, Westchester Village and Evergreen West.
One of the draws of Yorktown Indiana is its highly rated school system. The students of Yorktown attend the Yorktown/Mt. Pleasant Township schools, and these are known for their high test scores. Elementary students attend Pleasant View Elementary or Yorktown Elementary, graduating to Yorktown Middle School and then Yorktown High School.
The Yorktown School District is the largest employer in Yorktown. Many of the residents make the short commute to nearby Muncie for work. Those that are employed in Yorktown tend to work in small establishments or businesses that they own.
In spite of its small size, Yorktown boasts over 120 acres of park land spanning four separate parks. It also has two golf courses. These amenities make it a very family-friendly place to live. The White River and Buck Creek flow through town, and here residents can often be seen canoeing on warm summer days. Morrow's Meadow, one of the parks, is within walking distance of the charming, and recently revitalized, downtown.
Yorktown has no major shopping districts or malls. Along the main street of downtown Yorktown you will find a range of boutiques and locally-owned shops. A Dollar General and Marsh Supermarkets take care of the residents' everyday needs.
Like many small towns, Yorktown Indiana does not have a large number of dining options, but it does have a few for those who want to grab a bite to eat. Locals love Finally Mine Family Dining, Brother Jimmy's Food and Friends and Mr. Mouse Tavern. Pizza King and Dairy Queen are also available when you need fast food.
Shopping for a home in a small community like Yorktown Indiana requires the help of someone who knows the town. Prudential Indiana Realty Group offers expert real estate services to buyers and sellers in Yorktown and the surrounding communities from professionals who truly know the area. Contact them today to start your search.