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Welcome to Ankeny, Iowa

Ankeny is a highly progressive community located just north of Des Moines. It is one of the fastest growing cities in Iowa, known for top ranked schools, neat and clean neighborhoods and vibrant shopping, dining and recreational options.

Ankeny seems to always be building new schools and public buildings. Many large box stores and popular restaurant franchises have opened new locations in Ankeny and new developments offer a range of home styles from affordable single family & condos to executive townhomes and custom luxury show homes. There are many parks and trails in Ankeny as well as three golf courses. Saylorville Lake, a large recreational area & lake, is just outside of town.

The Ankeny Community School District is recognized as a top school district in Iowa, with above average test scores and percentage of students who go on to college. The list of athletic and extra curricular championships at the state level is impressive. Ankeny also has a K-12 Christian school and the main campus of Des Moines Area Community College.

Ankeny’s easy access to Des Moines means that many attractions are just minutes away. Some favorite attractions are the Blank Park Zoo, Science Center of Iowa, Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino, & Des Moines’ vivid downtown. Wells Fargo Arena hosts many national concerts and performances as well as the Barnstormers Arena Football & Iowa Stars Hockey teams, and I-Cubs Baseball and Iowa State University’s widely attended athletic events are all within 30 minutes. With a high quality of life and a diverse entertainment options, it’s no wonder the city of Ankeny’s motto is “Bringing it All Together.”

Ankeny Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 439 homes for sale in Ankeny, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
59% Land/lot and 41% Single Family.

59% Land/lot
41% Single Family

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 439
Average Home Size 1,473 ft² / 137 m²
Price Range ($48,500 - $950,000)

Weather in Ankeny

The average high temperatures in Ankeny range from 29 in January to 86 in July

Average home income in Ankeny

The average household income of a Ankeny resident is $85,930 with an average home value of $176,252

Population of Ankeny

Ankeny has 44,680 residents.

Home ownership in Ankeny

The average level of home ownership in Ankeny is 77%.

Education breakdown of Ankeny

Education levels of residents of Ankeny include: highschool 20%, associate 15%, bachelor 29%, graduate 12%.

Households in Ankeny

Ankeny has 17,248 homes, built on average 28 years ago.

Information from in and around Ankeny...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 439 homes for sale in Ankeny. These homes are comprised of Land/lot and Single Family. The average list price of these property results is 173,597. Prices are listed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Ankeny please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 439 homes for sale in Ankeny, IA are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Ankeny area. Member brokerages representing the 439 homes include Iowa Realty and Hunziker & Associates, Realtors.