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Best Places To Live In Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA

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  • Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 6,844
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Clive, IA
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,022
  • Living in Clive, close to Des Moines, Iowa, has been just perfect for me and my family for over 16 years now. If I had to complain about a single thing here it would be the weather. We do see a lot of
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  • Waterbury, Des Moines, IA
  • 7.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,740
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  • Urbandale, IA
  • 9.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,578
  • Living in Urbandale is kind of like living in a cozy fairy tale story. The city is small enough to be cozy and inviting, but big enough to provide plenty of shopping opportunities. When I moved to Iowa,
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  • Westwood, Des Moines, IA
  • 6.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,262
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  • Ankeny, IA
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 53,413
  • In the past, I have lived in Ankeny, Iowa and found the city to be very pleasant. There are only about fifty thousand residents in the area, so it is not a large city by any means, yet you don't get a
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  • Greenwood, Des Moines, IA
  • 5.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,009
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  • Johnston, IA
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,491
  • Summers are hot, winters are cold, spring is beautiful and fall brings on the bonfires and hoodies, but that's part of the reason that I love living in Johnston, Iowa because you truly get to experience
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  • Waukee, IA
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,955
  • If you are considering living in Waukee, IA you gotta know up front, the weather here can get pretty evil sometimes! We have our fair share of tornado activity, but if you are adventurous and know how to
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  • Salisbury Oaks, Des Moines, IA
  • 6.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,088
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  • Linden Heights, Des Moines, IA
  • 6.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 400
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  • Polk City, IA
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,115
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  • West Des Moines, IA
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 61,624
  • I was born and raised in West Des Moines, Iowa. The thing I love most about Des Moines is that even though it's one of the largest cities in Iowa and has all the amenities of a city, it still has the
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  • Altoona, IA
  • 9.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,692
  • During my time living in Altoona, Iowa, I must say that this has been one of the most pleasant places that I've lived. Not only is this a very safe location to live and raise a family, the education
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  • Van Meter, IA
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,256
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  • Grimes, IA
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,422
  • I love living in Grimes! I came here to go to college 14 years ago and like it so much that I put down permanent roots after graduation and wouldn't want to call anywhere else home! People in this
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  • Pleasant Hill, IA
  • 5.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,406
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  • Bondurant, IA
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,079
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  • Pleasantville, IA
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,762
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  • Granger, IA
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,461
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  • Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 6.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 798
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  • Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA
  • 5.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,829
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  • Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 7.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,214
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  • Waveland Woods, Des Moines, IA
  • 7.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 741
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  • Windsor Heights, IA
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,980
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  • Alleman, IA
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 499
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  • East Village, Des Moines, IA
  • 4.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,545
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  • Norwalk, IA
  • 7.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,944
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  • Cumming, IA
  • 10.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 415
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  • Mitchellville, IA
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,271
  • I have worked in Mitchellville since 1989 . I have lived here for four years now. I enjoy the community. I have great neighbors. Good people live here. The city is clean. Most of the housing is
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  • Frisbie Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 7.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA
  • 7.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,370
  • This neighborhood is full of classic Beaverdale brick homes, but also all different syles of homes both old and new. It is definately NOT a cookie-cutter neighborhood! The homes are well cared for. It is
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  • Prairie City, IA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,973
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  • Saylorville, IA
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,445
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  • Meredith, Des Moines, IA
  • 9.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,605
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  • Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA
  • 8.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,761
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  • Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA
  • 8.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,098
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  • Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA
  • 4.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,576
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  • Colfax, IA
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,925
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  • Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA
  • 3.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,597
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  • Runnells, IA
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 514
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  • Milo, IA
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 928
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  • Indianola, IA
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,343
  • Living in Indianola is great! There's all kinds of fun things to do here, for example the National Balloon Classic Field is located here and every year we have a hot air balloon competition. You really
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  • Martensdale, IA
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 452
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  • Arbor Peaks, Des Moines, IA
  • 5.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,258
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  • St. Marys, IA
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 210
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  • Carlisle, IA
  • 4.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,031
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  • St. Charles, IA
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 765
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  • Des Moines, IA
  • 3.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 212,859
  • I have lived in Des Moines for quite a few many years, it is one of the few places in the USA that has not been hit as hard by the recession as some of the other larger cities. Des Moines like anywhere
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  • North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA
  • 6.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,766
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  • Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA
  • 5.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,504

Listed above are the best places to live in Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA, followed by the best places to live near Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA, sorted by Livability Score.

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