Downtown, Mishawaka, IN

Downtown Neighborhood Guide Mishawaka, IN


Downtown Mishawaka, Indiana, is a quaint, lively neighborhood nestled along the scenic St. Joseph River. It's home to Central Park, a popular spot for outdoor activities, with a walking trail that offers beautiful riverfront views. This area is easily accessible via the Lincolnway E highway and is sprinkled with historic architecture, local eateries, and unique retailers.

What You Will Love about downtown, mishawaka, indiana

  • Its vibrant community atmosphere coupled with a slow-paced, friendly Midwestern lifestyle.
  • The proximity to Central Park and the Riverwalk, offering opportunities for relaxation and recreation.
  • The array of local eateries and shops that give the neighborhood its unique flavor.

What's Nearby

The city of South Bend is just a short drive away, home to the University of Notre Dame, renowned for its iconic gold dome and 'Fighting Irish' football team. Also nearby is the Potawatomi Zoo, a family-favorite attraction housing a wide range of animal exhibits.


Living in downtown Mishawaka offers a blend of urban and riverside living. Residents enjoy a leisurely pace of life, with many opportunities for outdoor activities along the Riverwalk, as well as easy access to dining and shopping options in the local town center. Despite its tranquillity, it maintains a lively community spirit with frequent events and festivals keeping the neighborhood vibrant.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 52 restaurants, 10 grocery stores, and 20 parks within a mile of the Downtown neighborhood.


    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    906 S Merrifield Ave

    AIM Water Treatment

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.2 miles

    1123 Division St

    US 20 Vape & Smoke Shop

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.2 miles

    1553 E McKinley Ave

    Martin's Central Bakery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.4 miles

    1202 E McKinley Ave

    Puerto Vallerta Grocery Store

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.6 miles

    14609 Grape Rd

    Sari Sari Oriental Grocery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.6 miles

    231 E McKinley Ave

Downtown Apartments and Rentals

34 Rental properties in Downtown, Mishawaka, IN.

  • West Jefferson Apartments property

    Contact for Price

    West Jefferson Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    600–1200 Sqft

    Not Available

  • 2616 Castine Walk property


    2616 Castine Walk

    4 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 222 S Home St property


    222 S Home St

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    960 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1802 E 3rd St property


    1802 E 3rd St

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1 Unit Available

  • 1314 E 12th St property


    1314 E 12th St

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 945 Lincolnway E property


    945 Lincolnway E

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    840 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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