Real Estate Market Update for

West Des Moines, IA
$74,060
Median Household Income
1,379/sq mi
Local Population Density

Map Information for

West Des Moines, IA

Area Overview for

West Des Moines, IA
  • Population: 64,478
  • Median Age: 35.24 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 6.0%
  • Population Density: 1,379/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 36.03%


* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average


Area Information for

West Des Moines, IA
  • Closest Airport: Des Moines International
  • Closest College: KAPLAN UNIVERSITY
  • Closest Jr. College VATTEROTT COLLEGE - DES MOINES
  • Median Household Income: $74,060
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 19.03%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $176,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: IOWA CUBS (AAA)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 29%

School Information for

West Des Moines, IA
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Jordan Creek Elementary School 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
Valley Southwoods 1.8 mi Public 9-9
Westridge Elementary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
Western Hills Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-6
Iowa Christian Academy 3.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12
Shepherd's Flock Early Learning Center 3.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K
Fairmeadows Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-6
Stilwell Junior High School 3.5 mi Public 7-8
Crossroads Park Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-6
Sacred Heart School 3.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
Valley High School 3.7 mi Public 10-12
Brookview Elementary School 3.9 mi Public K-5
St Francis Of Assisi School 3.9 mi Catholic K-8
Montessori Children's House 3.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-1
Hillside Elementary School 4.0 mi Public K-6
Woodland Hills Elementary 4.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Walnut Creek Campus 4.4 mi Public 9-12
Sayre Montessori School 4.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6
New Horizon Academy 4.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-7
Maple Grove Elementary School 4.7 mi Public K-5
Dowling Catholic High School 4.8 mi Catholic 9-12
Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.

Demographic Information for

West Des Moines, IA