Sheridan

OVERVIEW

In 2010, Sheridan will celebrate its 150th anniversary along with the promise of new development and growth as a new era begins to unfold. Today, the town’s well-educated workforce is a profitable commodity, but unlike other Indianapolis suburbs, home offices are common in Sheridan. Typical home prices are around $140,000.

LOCATION

Sheridan is a growing community in Hamilton County located 30 miles north of Indianapolis at the junction of State Roads 38 & 47. It is 15 minutes north of the county seat, Noblesville.

POPULATION (figures based on 2000 Census)

City: 3,500
County: 182,740 – Hamilton County

UTILITIES

Electric: Duke Energy – 800-521-2232
Gas: Vectren – 800-777-2060
Water: Sheridan Waterworks – 317-758-5326
Telephone: AT&T – 800-742-8771

PUBLIC SERVICES

Police: Sheridan Police Department
Police: Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department – 317-773-1872
Police: Indiana State Police – 800-225-8576
Fire Department: Sheridan Fire Department – 317-758-4561
Post Office: United States Post Office – 800-275-8777
Library: Sheridan Public Library – 317-758-5201

MEDICAL

Local: Riverview Hospital – 395 Westfield Rd., Noblesville, IN – 317-773-0760
Indianapolis: Indiana University Hospital – 550 University Blvd. – 317-274-5000
Indianapolis: St. Vincent Hospital – 2001 W. 86th St. – 317-338-2121 (E)
Indianapolis: St. Vincent Women’s Hospital -Indianapolis – 8111 Township Line Rd. – 317-415-8111
Indianapolis: Community Hospitals

NEWSPAPERS

Indianapolis: Indianapolis Star – 317-444-4000
Indianapolis: Indianapolis Business Journal – 317-634-6200

AIRPORTS

Indianapolis: Indianapolis International Airport

SCHOOLS (Various private and parochial schools also serve this area)

Websites: Department of Education – 317-272-2920
Websites: www.sheridan.org/school – 317-272-2920
Elementary: Adams Elementary – 509 E. 4th St. – 317-758-4491
Middle School: Sheridan Middle School – 3030 W. 246th St. – 317-758-6780
High School: Sheridan High School – 24185 N. Hinesley R. – 317-758-4431

RECREATION

Biddle Memorial Park in Sheridan provides family recreation facilities including playgrounds, balldiamonds and picnic tables. Nearby, Morse and Geist Reservoirs provide scenic facilities for boating and fishing. Forest Park, only fifteen minutes from Sheridan, offers swimming, tennis, baseball, camping and picnicking. The park also has both 9-hole and 18-hole golf courses. Several other private and public golf courses are also located in the area.