Real Estate Market Update for
West Des Moines, IA
$73,801
Median Household Income
1,451/sq mi
Local Population Density
Map Information for
West Des Moines, IA
Area Overview for
West Des Moines, IA
  • Population: 68,257
  • Median Age: 36.87 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 0.0%
  • Population Density: 1,451/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 43.27%


* 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: DES MOINES UNIVERSITY
  • Closest Jr. College VATTEROTT COLLEGE - DES MOINES
  • Median Household Income: $73,801
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0.00%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $229,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: IOWA CUBS (AAA)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 37%

School Information for

West Des Moines, IA
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Jordan Creek Elementary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
Valley Southwoods 1.6 mi Public 9-9
Westridge Elementary School 2.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
Western Hills Elementary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
Fairmeadows Elementary School 3.2 mi Public K-6
Shepherd's Flock Early Learning Center 3.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K
Stilwell Junior High School 3.2 mi Public 7-8
Sacred Heart School 3.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
Crossroads Park Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-6
Valley High School 3.5 mi Public 10-12
Hillside Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-6
Montessori Children's House 3.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-2
St Francis Of Assisi School 3.9 mi Catholic K-8
Brookview Elementary School 3.9 mi Public K-5
Walnut Creek Campus 4.1 mi Public 9-12
New Horizon Academy 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8
Woodland Hills Elementary 4.3 mi Public K-5
Dowling Catholic High School 4.6 mi Catholic 9-12
Maple Grove Elementary School 5.5 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

West Des Moines, IA