Elkhart /lkrt/ is a city in Elkhart County, Indiana. The city is located 15 miles east of South Bend, Indiana, 110 miles east of Chicago, Illinois, and 150 miles north of Indianapolis, Indiana.
For those who love to eat, Elkhart is perfect as there are great restaurants with many styles of cuisines like Cambodian, pizza and Italian, so you will always have exciting dining options! You can have a relaxing and fun night out after work or a romantic evening for two at one of the many nightlife spots around this area. Lovers of the arts are in heaven here with the all the museums, cinemas and performing arts spots that this place has to offer; there is something new to do every single week. There's no need to spend much money on weekend activities here as so many of the activities are free or very affordable, such as tennis, boating and gymnastics. This locale is well known for its shopping; featuring jewelers, flea markets and photography stores and many others, you'll be able to find almost anything you need here.
The average price on homes for sale in Elkhart is $154,898 this year, a 1.6 percent increase year-over-year. At the same time, inventory marginally declined by 6.4 percent to reach 338 listings in this year. If you prefer hardwood floors to carpet, some of the homes around this place may suit you as they come with sleek, polished hardwood flooring. With many of Elkhart's houses featuring a family room, parents have a space to catch their breath while children have a place to play with toys. A number of residential properties in this locale feature river views so you can sit back and relax at home and enjoy the sights that nature provides.