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Living in Des Moines, Iowa

Des Moines, Iowa offers big city amenities with the feel and security of a small town community. You’ll enjoy a lower cost of living, shorter commutes and less congestion. Des Moines has activities for every lifestyle. From the famed Iowa State Fair, to Yoga in the Park, the Downtown Farmer’s Market, shows at the Civic Center, live concerts at Wells Fargo Arena, hip nightspots and that’s just what you did on Saturday! It’s an oasis of urban living in the middle of the Heartland.

You won’t find a better place to raise a family than in the Des Moines Metro area. We boast world-class schools (primary, secondary and post-secondary) as well as a wealth of activities for you and your family to get involved in. Employers in Des Moines understand the importance of having a work/life balance, some even offer daycare and preschool programs on-site and many host family-friendly events for their employees.

Take a look at Des Moines, you’ll be surprised by what you see!

Des Moines Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 284 homes for sale in Des Moines, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
93% Single Family, 6% Land/lot, 1% Multi Family and 0% Condo.

93% Single Family
6% Land/lot
0% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 284
Average Home Size 1,583 ft² / 147 m²
Price Range ($5,900 - $1,900,000)

Weather in Des Moines

The average high temperatures in Des Moines range from 30 in January to 86 in July

Average home income in Des Moines

The average household income of a Des Moines resident is $63,982 with an average home value of $129,684

Population of Des Moines

Des Moines has 215,704 residents.

Home ownership in Des Moines

The average level of home ownership in Des Moines is 63%.

Education breakdown of Des Moines

Education levels of residents of Des Moines include: highschool 33%, associate 9%, bachelor 15%, graduate 7%.

Households in Des Moines

Des Moines has 85,620 homes, built on average 61 years ago.

Information from in and around Des Moines...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 284 homes for sale in Des Moines. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Land/lot, Multi Family and Condo. The average list price of these property results is 225,800. Prices are listed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Des Moines please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 284 homes for sale in Des Moines, IA are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Des Moines area. Member brokerages representing the 284 homes include Iowa Realty and Hunziker & Associates, Realtors.