West Des Moines, IA : What you need to know

Looking to move to West Des Moines , IA? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including West Des Moines , IA real estate. Let’s start with the basics: West Des Moines , IA is located in Polk County and is a part of the --Info Not Found--. It has a population of 61266, and we have a cool graph below that shows the city’s ethnic diversity, as well as other important facts and figures.

What about cost of living in West Des Moines , IA? The median income in West Des Moines , IA is --Info Not Found-- and the median home value is $188,600, which should give you a pretty good idea of its affordability. As for schools, West Des Moines , IA has a GreatSchools rating of --Info Not Found--. West Des Moines , IA is also the perfect place to break in your new shoes, due to its WalkScore ® of 27.68.


West Des Moines, IA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 61266
Latest Population Increase 95.69
Median age 34.4
Median Household Income $71200
Median Home Price $188600
GreatSchools Rating
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West Des Moines
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Humidity : 42%
Wind : 0 km/h
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday

West Des Moines, IA Rankings

West Des Moines , Real Estate

West Des Moines offers a good quality of life for several reasons, including jobs, recreation and nightlife.

West Des Moines, IA Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 50.1%
  Population Women 49.9%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 0.2
In West Des Moines

 
93% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In West Des Moines

Median Population

Median age 34.4
Age 18 Over 76.9
Age 21 Over 74.5
Age 62 Over 14.4
Age 65 Over 11.2

Race

  Ethnicity White 85.4%
  Ethnicity Black 4%
  Ethnicity Asian 7%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 6%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Other 1.1%

Economics

  Median Household Income 71200
  Median Home Price 188600
  Homes Owned 39.7
  Homes Rent 60.3
  Median Property Rent 897

Language

  English Only 86.2
  English Other 13.8
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 16.7 MINUTES
in West Des Moines

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of West Des Moines

Commute Types

  Walked 0.6
  Worked at Home 3.4
  Public Transportation 1.1
  Other Means 0.7
  Drove Alone 87
  Carpooled 7.2

28/100
WALK SCORE
for West Des Moines