Real Estate Market Update for
Ames, IA
$45,540
Median Household Income
2,514/sq mi
Local Population Density
Map Information for
Ames, IA
Area Overview for
Ames, IA
  • Population: 63,519
  • Median Age: 26.76 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 15 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 0.0%
  • Population Density: 2,514/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 24.87%


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


Area Information for
Ames, IA
  • Closest Airport: Des Moines International
  • Closest College: IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY
  • Closest Jr. College DES MOINES AREA CMNTY CLLG-BOONE CAMPUS
  • Median Household Income: $45,540
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0.00%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $219,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: IOWA CUBS (AAA)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 25%

School Information for

Ames, IA
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Ames Middle School 1.3 mi Public 6-8
Ames High School 1.4 mi Public 9-12
Abbie Sawyer Elementary School 1.4 mi Public K-5
Fellows Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-5
Ames Christian School 1.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6
St Cecilia Elementary School 2.0 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5
Edwards Elementary School 2.0 mi Public K-5
Meeker Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5
Northwood Pre School Center 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-K
Kate Mitchell Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5
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.

Demographic Information for

Ames, IA