Learn more about homes in Ames, IA

Welcome to Ames, Iowa

Ames, Iowa is home to Iowa State University, nationally know for Big 12 football and scientific research and discovery. Ames offers a surprising amount of big city attractions, while retaining the charm and qualities of a small town. With a low crime rate, affordable housing, top rated schools, and exceptional area attractions, Ames residents enjoy a tremendous quality of life.

Ames is a center for shopping, employment and entertainment for the surrounding areas. The economy is growing and many companies are expanding or moving in to Ames, particularly in the renewable fuels industry. There is a wide variety of housing from new construction to well preserved older homes, and condos to acreages. The real estate market is healthy, with a slow and steady growth in home values.

Attractions abound in Ames! Stephens Auditorium, named Iowa’s Building of the Century, draws world renowned performing artists. Hilton Coliseum often hosts national concert tours, and ISU sporting events are widely attended. With many beautiful parks, trails, five golf courses, a skate park, a new aquatic center and even downhill skiing available nearby, there is always an activity waiting for you. And, Iowa’s capitol city, Des Moines, is only 35 minutes away. Many newcomers have been delighted with the short commutes, friendly atmosphere and cultural opportunities. When you speak to them, it shows they are proud to call Ames, Iowa home!

Ames Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 62 homes for sale in Ames, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
77% Single Family, 19% Condo and 3% Other.

77% Single Family
19% Condo
3% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 62
Average Home Size 1,683 ft² / 156 m²
Price Range ($60,000 - $776,150)

Weather in Ames

The average high temperatures in Ames range from 28 in January to 85 in July

Average home income in Ames

The average household income of a Ames resident is $65,342 with an average home value of $182,988

Population of Ames

Ames has 62,812 residents.

Home ownership in Ames

The average level of home ownership in Ames is 45%.

Education breakdown of Ames

Education levels of residents of Ames include: highschool 11%, associate 5%, bachelor 36%, graduate 27%.

Households in Ames

Ames has 24,158 homes, built on average 40 years ago.

Information from in and around Ames...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 62 homes for sale in Ames. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Condo and Other. The average list price of these property results is 304,906. Prices are shown as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Ames please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 62 homes for sale in Ames, IA are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Ames area. Member brokerages representing the 62 homes include Hunziker & Associates, Realtors and Iowa Realty.