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

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  • Highland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 9,601

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Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score90
  • Ankeny, IA
  • 6.6 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…[read more]
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  • Clive, IA
  • 9.9 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…[read more]
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  • Urbandale, IA
  • 5.4 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,…[read more]
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  • West Des Moines, IA
  • 6.5 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…[read more]
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  • Waukee, IA
  • 13.6 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…[read more]
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  • Altoona, IA
  • 6.9 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…[read more]
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  • Waterbury, Des Moines, IA
  • 5.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,740
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  • Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA
  • 3.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,576
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  • Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 4.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,214
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  • Johnston, IA
  • 6.4 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…[read more]
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  • Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 4.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 798
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  • Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA
  • 7.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,844
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  • Prairie City, IA
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,973
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  • Greenwood, Des Moines, IA
  • 4.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,009
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  • Dallas Center, IA
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,851
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  • Van Meter, IA
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,256
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  • Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA
  • 2.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,761
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  • Polk City, IA
  • 10.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,115
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  • Grimes, IA
  • 10.5 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…[read more]
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  • Bondurant, IA
  • 9.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,079
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  • Salisbury Oaks, Des Moines, IA
  • 5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,088
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  • Meredith, Des Moines, IA
  • 4.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,605
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  • Waveland Woods, Des Moines, IA
  • 5.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 741
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  • Granger, IA
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,461
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  • Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA
  • 4.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,098
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  • East Village, Des Moines, IA
  • 2.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,545
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  • Alleman, IA
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 499
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  • Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA
  • 3.4 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…[read more]
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  • Frisbie Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 6.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: n/a
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  • Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA
  • 3.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,504
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  • Cumming, IA
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 415
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  • Linden Heights, Des Moines, IA
  • 5.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 400
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  • Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA
  • 3.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,710
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  • Arbor Peaks, Des Moines, IA
  • 4.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,258
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  • Mitchellville, IA
  • 12.9 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…[read more]
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  • Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA
  • 6.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,829
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  • Runnells, IA
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 514
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  • Pleasantville, IA
  • 24.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,762
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  • Colfax, IA
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,925
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  • Pleasant Hill, IA
  • 5.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,406
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  • Westwood, Des Moines, IA
  • 5.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,262
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  • Bevington, IA
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 54
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  • Norwalk, IA
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,944
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  • Slater, IA
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,617
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  • North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA
  • 4.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,766
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  • Drake, Des Moines, IA
  • 3.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,972
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  • Oak Park, Des Moines, IA
  • 1.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,090
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  • Carlisle, IA
  • 10 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,031
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  • Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA
  • 5.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,597
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  • Madrid, IA
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,585

Listed above are the best places to live in Highland Park, Des Moines, IA for 2019. 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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