West Des Moines

About West Des Moines

 

The rapidly growing community of West Des Moines recognizes the importance of quality of life which includes improvements in human development, education, health, environmental sustainability, as well as recreational amenities and social infrastructure.The City offers a wide variety of employment opportunities from retail to office to industrial. Housing options range from apartments to upscale townhomes and historic areas to new developments featuring every amenity. West Des Moines is an attractive place to live for all types of people from young adults to empty nesters! So many choices for working, dining, shopping, and living is certainly part of the appeal of West Des Moines.

Demographics 

Demographics: Click to see various demographic information about the City of West Des Moines and to view the City's Factbook.

Climate

The West Des Moines climate is described by meteorologists as “continental,” meaning there are marked seasonal contrasts in temperatures and precipitation.

West Des Moines averages 202 sunny or mostly sunny days per year.

Average temperatures: Spring (47), Summer (75), Fall (50) and Winter (23)

Average annual rainfall: 32.1 inches

Average annual snowfall: 31.6 inches

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New Listings

Featured picture for the property 573870
$209,900
West Des Moines, IA
4
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Steve Booth
BHHS First Realty Westown
DESMOINES
Featured picture for the property 574022
$290,000
West Des Moines, IA
5
beds
4
baths
Listing courtesy of Ingrid Williams
RE/MAX Precision
DESMOINES
Featured picture for the property 573887
$484,900
West Des Moines, IA
4
beds
4
baths
Listing courtesy of Will Van Zee
RE/MAX Concepts
DESMOINES
Featured picture for the property 573886
$479,990
West Des Moines, IA
5
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Will Van Zee
RE/MAX Concepts
DESMOINES
Featured picture for the property 573891
$184,900
West Des Moines, IA
3
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of Jason Liechti
BHHS First Realty Westown
DESMOINES
Des Moines listings last updated Dec 16, 2018 9:59:am.

Today's Market Trends for West Des Moines *

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* All data pertains to single-family homes