Most Affordable Neighborhoods In Des Moines, IA

Looking for a fresh start in a new Des Moines neighborhood that is actually affordable? Fortunately, there are some neighborhoods that still offer affordable cost of living. Listed below are the most affordable neighborhoods in Des Moines for 2019, ranked by their cost of living index. The cost of living index includes various items such as: goods and services, groceries, utilities, real estate and rental rates. For reference, the national average for cost of living is 100.

Population 255
-12%
Cost of Living Index 76 vs 86
12% lower than Des Moines
Population 1,115
-10%
Cost of Living Index 77 vs 86
10% lower than Des Moines
Population 2,802
-7%
Cost of Living Index 79 vs 86
7% lower than Des Moines
Population 405
-7%
Cost of Living Index 80 vs 86
7% lower than Des Moines
Population 3,402
-7%
Cost of Living Index 80 vs 86
7% lower than Des Moines
Population 2,068
-7%
Cost of Living Index 80 vs 86
7% lower than Des Moines
Population 1,750
-6%
Cost of Living Index 81 vs 86
6% lower than Des Moines
Population 4,883
-6%
Cost of Living Index 81 vs 86
6% lower than Des Moines
Population 2,852
-6%
Cost of Living Index 81 vs 86
6% lower than Des Moines
Population 279
-5%
Cost of Living Index 81 vs 86
5% lower than Des Moines
Population 441
-5%
Cost of Living Index 81 vs 86
5% lower than Des Moines
Population 2,112
-5%
Cost of Living Index 82 vs 86
5% lower than Des Moines
Population 4,090
-4%
Cost of Living Index 82 vs 86
4% lower than Des Moines
Population 2,849
-4%
Cost of Living Index 82 vs 86
4% lower than Des Moines
Population 1,542
-4%
Cost of Living Index 82 vs 86
4% lower than Des Moines
Population 2,399
-4%
Cost of Living Index 82 vs 86
4% lower than Des Moines
Population 6,003
-4%
Cost of Living Index 82 vs 86
4% lower than Des Moines
Population 861
-4%
Cost of Living Index 83 vs 86
4% lower than Des Moines
Population 9,601
-2%
Cost of Living Index 84 vs 86
2% lower than Des Moines
Population 2,766
-2%
Cost of Living Index 84 vs 86
2% lower than Des Moines
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