West Des Moines, IA Real Estate
West Des Moines, Iowa is located in Polk County. Nearby cities and towns include Clive, Windsor Heights, Cumming, Urbandale, Norwalk, Waukee, Des Moines, Grimes, Johnston, Van Meter, Saylorville, Spring Hill, De Soto, Martensdale, Bevington, Adel, Pleasant Hill, Carlisle, Dallas Center, Ankeny, Granger, Polk City, Patterson, Altoona, Indianola, St. Marys, St. Charles, Bondurant, Earlham, Minburn, Winterset, Alleman, Hartford, Ackworth, Elkhart, Runnells, Woodward, Sheldahl, Madrid, Mitchellville, Redfield, Slater, Dexter, Sandyville, Bouton, East Peru, Truro, and Swan. West Des Moines is an urban community with a population of 58,968. The median household income is $66,818. In West Des Moines, 54% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 30% of the households. Half the population of West Des Moines commutes 16 minutes or less to work, with 66% of residents holding white collar jobs and 34% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in West Des Moines, IA is 16 years, with 57% of those homes owned, 36% rented, and 7% not occupied. In the previous year, 982 West Des Moines properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in West Des Moines in the previous year was $201,287.