Best Places to Live

West Des Moines , IA

Population: 61,266
LIV
SCORE
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Photo courtesy of the Greater Des Moines Convention & Visitors Bureau

Rated one of the best markets for millennial homebuyers, West Des Moines provides residents with an array of amenities that range from golf courses and nature parks to an expansive mall and top-rated schools. It's one of the richest cities in Iowa and attracts young professionals and families looking for large homes.

West Des Moines , IA Ranking Data

Civic
69
Demographics
67
Economy
65
Education
69
Health
62
Housing
71
Infrastructure
40