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Best Places To Live Near Highland Park, Des Moines, IA

  • Highland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 9,601
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score97
  • Ankeny, IA
  • City: 6.6mi / 10.7km away
  • 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…[read more]
  • Urbandale, IA
  • City: 5.4mi / 8.6km away
  • 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,…[read more]
  • Waukee, IA
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • 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…[read more]
  • Johnston, IA
  • City: 6.4mi / 10.4km away
  • 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…[read more]
  • Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 4.7mi / 7.5km away
  • Population: 798
  • Clive, IA
  • City: 9.9mi / 15.9km away
  • 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…[read more]
  • Salisbury Oaks, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 5.0mi / 8.1km away
  • Population: 1,088
  • Pleasant Hill, IA
  • City: 5.7mi / 9.1km away
  • Population: 9,406
  • Frisbie Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 6.2mi / 10.1km away
  • Population: n/a
  • Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 3.7mi / 6.0km away
  • Population: 2,576
  • Altoona, IA
  • City: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • 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…[read more]
  • West Des Moines, IA
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.5km away
  • 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…[read more]
  • Polk City, IA
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.5km away
  • Population: 4,115
  • Grimes, IA
  • City: 10.5mi / 16.9km away
  • 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…[read more]
  • Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 7.1mi / 11.4km away
  • Population: 6,844
  • Van Meter, IA
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 1,256
  • Dallas Center, IA
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 1,851
  • Prairie City, IA
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 1,973
  • Norwalk, IA
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 9,944
  • Waterbury, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 5.4mi / 8.7km away
  • Population: 2,740
  • Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 4.4mi / 7.1km away
  • Population: 3,214
  • Granger, IA
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.1km away
  • Population: 1,461
  • Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 3.6mi / 5.8km away
  • Population: 1,710
  • Bondurant, IA
  • City: 9.2mi / 14.8km away
  • Population: 5,079
  • Greenwood, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 4.6mi / 7.5km away
  • Population: 1,009
  • Alleman, IA
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.4km away
  • Population: 499
  • Waveland Woods, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 5.3mi / 8.4km away
  • Population: 741
  • Cumming, IA
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.3km away
  • Population: 415
  • East Village, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 2.9mi / 4.6km away
  • Population: 1,545
  • Linden Heights, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 5.4mi / 8.6km away
  • Population: 400

Listed above are the best places to live in Highland Park, Des Moines, IA for 2022. 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 - Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, followed by the best places to live near Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, sorted by Livability Score.

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