Des Moines Real Estate Market Conditions

  • # Active listings

    605

  • Recent Sales

    1,020

  • Median list price

    $221,900

  • Median sales price

    $169,950

  • AVG Days On Market

    95

  • Median Price Per SqFt

    $146


Des Moines Schools and Demographics

Elementary Schools near Des Moines, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Ashland Ridge Elementary School PK - 05 660 22 50023
Beaver Creek Elementary School KG - 05 630 18 50131
Brubaker Elementary School KG - 05 725 13 50317
Capitol View Elementary School PK - 05 512 11 50316
Carver Elementary School KG - 05 500 13 50316
Cattell Elementary School KG - 05 300 13 50316
Cornell Elementary School PK - 04 500 14 50313
Crocker Elementary School KG - 05 650 18 50023
Delaware Elementary School PK - 05 432 14 50317
Downtown School KG - 05 275 16 50309
Findley Elementary School KG - 05 350 12 50313
Garton Elementary School KG - 05 600 12 50317
Greenwood Elementary School KG - 05 300 16 50312
Hanawalt Elementary School KG - 05 382 14 50312
Henry A Wallace Elementary School PK - 05 650 15 50131
Heritage Elementary PK - 05 630 18 50111
Hillis Elementary School KG - 05 400 15 50310
Horizon Elementary School KG - 05 700 18 50131
Howe Elementary School KG - 05 320 15 50315
Hubbell Elementary School KG - 05 440 15 50312
Jackson Elementary School KG - 05 450 13 50320
Jefferson Elementary School KG - 05 400 18 50321
Jensen Elementary School KG - 05 260 13 50322
Jessie Franklin Taylor Education Center PK - PK 200 13 50314
Karen Acres Elementary School KG - 05 250 12 50322
King Elementary School KG - 05 360 12 50314
Lawson Elementary School PK - 05 600 13 50131
Lovejoy Elementary School KG - 05 450 11 50315
Madison Elementary School PK - 05 275 12 50316
Mckee Elementary School PK - PK 250 19 50317
Mckinley Elementary School PK - 05 268 12 50315
Mitchell Early Childhood Center PK - PK 383 16 50317
Monroe Elementary School KG - 05 500 12 50310
Moore Elementary School KG - 05 325 16 50310
Morris Elementary School KG - 05 630 12 50315
Moulton Elementary School PK - 05 475 9 50314
North Ridge Elementary School KG - 05 500 16 50111
Northwest Elementary School KG - 05 370 19 50023
Oak Park KG - 05 430 13 50313
Olmsted Elementary School PK - 05 350 13 50322
Park Ave Elementary School KG - 05 420 13 50315
Perkins Elementary School KG - 05 450 14 50311
Phillips Elementary School KG - 05 350 21 50317
Prairie Trail Elementary School PK - 05 700 26 50023
River Woods Elementary School KG - 05 570 13 50320
Rock Creek Elementary School PK - 05 584 0 50023
Rolling Green Elementary School PK - 05 310 14 50322
Samuelson Elementary School KG - 05 460 15 50310
South Prairie Elementary KG - 05 600 17 50111
South Union Elementary School KG - 05 500 15 50315
Stowe Elementary School KG - 05 400 13 50317
Studebaker Elementary School PK - 05 503 16 50315
Terrace Elementary School PK - 05 500 15 50023
Timber Ridge Elementary School KG - 05 700 14 50131
Valerius Elementary School KG - 05 270 15 50322
Walnut Street School PK - 05 331 12 50309
Westwood Elementary School KG - 05 475 18 50023
Willard Elementary School KG - 05 400 13 50317
Windsor Elementary School KG - 05 353 13 50311
Woodlawn Early Childhood Center PK - PK 275 25 50310
Wright Elementary School KG - 05 300 13 50315

Middle Schools near Des Moines, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Brody Middle School 06 - 08 760 17 50321
Callanan Middle School 06 - 08 640 16 50312
Goodrell Middle School 06 - 08 580 16 50317
Harding Middle School 06 - 08 800 13 50313
Hiatt Middle School 06 - 08 700 12 50316
Hoyt Middle School 06 - 08 750 12 50317
Johnston Middle School 08 - 09 1100 16 50131
Mccombs Middle School 06 - 08 750 18 50320
Meadows School 08 - 09 365 7 50111
Meredith Middle School 06 - 08 688 15 50310
Merrill Middle School 06 - 08 825 18 50312
Northview Middle School 08 - 09 800 15 50023
Parkview Middle School 06 - 07 910 17 50023
Prairie Ridge Middle School 06 - 07 720 12 50023
Southview Middle School 08 - 09 950 12 50023
Summit Middle School 06 - 07 1100 14 50131
Urbandale Middle School 06 - 08 930 15 50322
Weeks Middle School 06 - 08 822 13 50315
Woodside Middle School 05 - 08 430 11 50313

High Schools near Des Moines, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Ankeny Centennial High School 10 - 12 1200 15 50023
Ankeny High School 10 - 12 1200 17 50023
Central Academy Ib School 07 - 12 1750 0 50312
Dallas Center-grimes High School 10 - 12 630 17 50111
Des Moines Central Campus High School 09 - 12 1700 19 50309
East High School 09 - 12 2000 19 50316
Hoover High School 09 - 12 1023 16 50310
Johnston Senior High School 10 - 12 1677 15 50131
Lincoln High School 09 - 12 2184 20 50315
North High School 09 - 12 1477 17 50313
Roosevelt High School 09 - 12 1812 22 50312
Saydel High School 09 - 12 417 12 50313
Urbandale High School 09 - 12 1220 14 50322

Des Moines Real Estate

Des Moines is located in Iowa. Des Moines, Iowa has a population of 214,996. Des Moines is less family-centric than the surrounding county with 29% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 32%.

The median household income in Des Moines, IA is $43,315. The median household income for the surrounding county is $54,908 compared to the national median of $50,013. The median age of people living in Des Moines is 37 years old.

Des Moines Weather

The average high temperature in July is 86 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 12 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 35 inches per year.

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