Altoona

Altoona is located in Polk County, Iowa about 5 miles from Des Moines. Altoona has a population of 13,301 in 2005 and one of the lowest city tax rates in the metro area.

We are conveniently located approximately 20 minutes from the Des Moines International Airport and about 15 minutes from the Ankeny Airport.

We offer many large city amenities but with small town quality and convenience. Altoona offers beautiful recreational bike trails, a new aquatic park, fire department, and library. Shopping is abundant with a Lowe’s, Menards, Target, and Wal-Mart. After a day of shopping enjoy entertainment at Prairie Meadows Casino or Adventureland Park. Then enjoy dinner at one of our many restaurants and stay for the night in one of our five hotels.

Come see why Altoona, Iowa is the best little town in the metro.

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$265,000
Altoona, IA
5
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Cindy Metge
Coldwell Banker Mid Am Group
DESMOINES
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$259,900
Altoona, IA
3
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Amanda Mickelsen
Keller Williams Realty GDM
DESMOINES
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$349,900
Altoona, IA
3
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Stephanie VanDerKamp
RE/MAX Precision
DESMOINES
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$225,000
Altoona, IA
4
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of LaBrent Lawler
Iowa Realty Altoona
DESMOINES
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$249,900
Altoona, IA
3
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Vickie Swanson
Coldwell Banker Mid Am Group
DESMOINES
Des Moines listings last updated Apr 24, 2019 10:29:am.

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