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Ankeny, IA

Population: 61,601
LIV
SCORE
623
Courtesy of the City of Ankeny.

One of the most affluent cities in Iowa is Ankeny, located just north of Des Moines and with an economy strong in agriculture, education, manufacturing and retail. Transportation advantages include Interstate 35 and U.S. Route 69, and students can attend Ankeny Community School District as well as Des Moines Area Community College. Among the local attractions is a Historic Uptown Shopping District

Ankeny, IA Ranking Data

Civic
73
Demographics
32
Economy
78
Education
80
Health
54
Housing
63
Infrastructure
35