Compare: Des Moines vs West Des Moines

Home Values in Des Moines and West Des Moines

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Mid-point of Zestimate valuations for Des Moines. Half the Zestimates are above this number and half are below it.
$109,300vs$181,400
1-Year Change+2.3%vs+3.2%
Median List Price$112,900vs$189,900
Median Sale Price$126,300vs$180,600
Des Moines, IA tends to be less expensive for home buyers than West Des Moines, IA. During the last year, Des Moines home values have risen by 2.3%, while West Des Moines home values have risen by 3.2%. The median sale price in Des Moines is $126,300, but the median listing price was $112,900, a 11.9% increase. Meanwhile in West Des Moines, the median selling price is $180,600, and the starting price had a median of $189,900, a 4.9% discount.

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Des Moines, IA

Map of Des Moines, IA
Des Moines is a city in Polk county, IA with a population of 201,172. The median household income is $38,408.

West Des Moines, IA

Map of West Des Moines, IA
West Des Moines is a city in Polk county, IA with a population of 54,895. The median household income is $54,139.