West Des Moines Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $278,000
    4.83% change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    258
    30-day change

West Des Moines Schools and Demographics

Education near West Des Moines, IA

City County
High School Graduates 95.83 91.42
College Degree - 2 year 9.37 10.07
College Degree - 4 year 55.17 35.31
Graduate Degree 12.87 7.48
Expenditures per Student 15,245 13,172
Students per Teacher 16 15.1

Elementary Schools near West Des Moines, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Brookview Elementary School KG - 05 550 15.2 50266
Crossroads Park Elementary School KG - 06 545 14.4 50266
Fairmeadows Elementary School KG - 06 559 17.4 50265
Hillside Elementary School KG - 06 597 14 50265
Jordan Creek Elementary School PK - 06 794 17.8 50265
Lakewood Elementary School 03 - 05 642 15.9 50211
Maple Grove Elementary School PK - 05 660 16.9 50266
Oviatt Elementary School PK - 02 629 14.1 50211
Van Meter Elementary School KG - 05 289 14 50261
Western Hills Elementary School PK - 06 621 15 50265
Westridge Elementary School PK - 06 730 16.9 50266
Woodland Hills PK - 05 536 14.3 50266

Middle Schools near West Des Moines, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Norwalk Middle School 06 - 08 588 13.1 50211
Phenix Elementary Early Childhood Center PK - 03 182 11.3 50265
Stilwell Junior High School 07 - 08 710 14.3 50265

High Schools near West Des Moines, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Norwalk Senior High School 09 - 12 810 14.3 50211
Valley High School 10 - 12 1,996 18.2 50266
Van Meter Junior-Senior High School 06 - 12 386 14.4 50261

Ungraded Schools near West Des Moines, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
* Walnut Creek Campus 09 - 12 154 12.9 50265
Valley Southwoods 09 - 09 734 16.3 50265

Demographics near West Des Moines, IA

City County
Neighborhood Type Suburban
Population 62,999 467,235
Population Density 1,338 817
Median Age 35.1 35.2
People per Household 2.3 2.5
Median Household Income 73,764 63,530
Average Income per Capita 44,408 33,524

West Des Moines Real Estate

West Des Moines is located in Iowa. West Des Moines, Iowa has a population of 62,999. West Des Moines is more family-centric than the surrounding county with 39.5% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 34.82%.

The median household income in West Des Moines, Iowa is $73,764. The median household income for the surrounding county is $63,530 compared to the national median of $57,652. The median age of people living in West Des Moines is 35.1 years.

West Des Moines Map

West Des Moines Weather

The average high temperature in July is 85.7 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 14.3 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 35.6 inches per year, with 35.3 inches of snow per year.

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