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Fort Wayne, IN

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<p>Fort Wayne, Indiana was founded as a trading post in 1794, back when the West was still wild and Indiana was at the edge of civilization. Today, the city prides itself on being a hub of education and culture, and is home to four universities and dozens of museums and cultural centers, making it one of the cultural hubs of Indiana.</p>

Apartments in Fort Wayne IN

$466-$2062

Canterbury Green Apartments
Beds: Studio-3  •  Baths: 1-2.5

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Oak Crossing
Beds: 1-3  •  Baths: 1-2

$460-$580

Wood Creek Apartments
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1

$649-$899

Woodlake-Sommerdale
Beds: 3
Baths: 2

$450-$825

Lake Forest Village Apartments
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2

$599-$929

Carrington Pointe
Beds: 2-3
Baths: 2

Key City Stats

The average age of Fort Wayne, IN is
Under 5 Years
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 7.34%
  • 6.74%
  • 6.52%
  • Female
  • 7.33%
  • 6.44%
  • 6.52%
$638
is average rent in Fort Wayne, IN
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 8.66%
  • 7.9%
  • 6.83%
34.5%
of units are available for rent in Fort Wayne
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 4703
  • 722
  • 5492
Getting Around in Fort Wayne, IN

Over the past few years, Fort Wayne has been working hard to expand its public transportation system. In 2009, the city added a free shuttle services to help university students travel from the city's shopping and residential districts to campus. Though it was created for students and faculty, anyone is welcome to ride. Additionally, there are numerous bus routes that criss cross through the city. Though public transportation is on the rise in this corner of Indiana, most residents still rely on their cars to get them around town.

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"Very Walkable"
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The average commuter time in Fort Wayne is:
15 to 19 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 7.05%
  • 7.87%
  • 1.27%

Embassy Theatre

<p>The arts are alive and well in Fort Wayne and the Embassy Theatre is one of the best places to spend a night out on the town. In 1928, the theater was opened as a movie palace and vaudeville house. Some of the brightest stars of the 20s, 30s, 40s, and 50s, graced the stage at the Embassy back in its early days. In 1972, it narrowly escaped destruction, but was soon after reinvented as Fort Wayne's premiere place for theatre, music, and town festivals. The theater even gives a nod to its roots by continuing to screen silent movies, providing the soundtrack with its 100-year old pipe organ.</p>

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<p>The Fort Wayne Children's Zoo is one of the shining stars of this Midwestern city. Since 1965, it's been bringing children and adults face to face and hand to hoof, paw, and claw with animals from around the world. Over the years, the zoo has grown from 18 exhibits spread out over 1.5 acres, to a world full of habitats that give animals space to roam and relax. The zoo, and the community that supports it, is incredibly active when it comes to conservation efforts, and works hard to preserve biodiversity for generations to come.</p>