Livability Score

84
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities C+

There are some amenities close to this location.
Coffee (0) F
Caribou Coffee
Coffee Shop
Zanzibar's Coffee Adventure
Coffee Shop
Friedrich's World Coffees
Coffee Shop
Gateway Market Café
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Smokey Row Coffee
Coffee Shop
Horizon Line Coffee
Coffee Shop
Corazon Coffee Roasters
Coffee Shop
Mars Cafe
Coffee Shop
Ritual Cafe
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Northern Vessel
Coffee Shop
Grounds For Celebration
Coffee Shop
Java Joe's
Coffee Shop
St. Kilda
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
The Riverwalk Hub
Coffee Shop
Grounds For Celebration
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
La Barista Coffee
Coffee Shop
Scenic Route Bakery
Coffee Shop
NOSH Cafe and Eatery
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (1) A+
Salisbury House
Museum
Sylvan Theater
Theatre Arts
Art Studios
Art Gallery
I.M. Pei Building
Art Gallery
Des Moines Art Center
Museum
Eliel Saarinen Building
Art Gallery
Richard Meier Building
Art Gallery
Des Moines Community Playhouse
Theatre Arts
Lauridsen Amphitheater
Theatre Arts
Black Cultural Center
Theatre Arts
La Casa Cultural Center
Theatre Arts
Unknown Name
Attraction
Artisan Gallery 218
Art Gallery
Hoyt Sherman Place
Theatre Arts
Olson-Larson Galleries
Art Gallery
Sheslow Auditorium
Theatre Arts
The Varsity Cinema
Cinema
Henry G. Harmon Fine Arts Center
Theatre Arts
Drake Stadium
Stadium
Temple Theater
Theatre Arts
Kum & Go Theater
Theatre Arts
Hutchens Stadium
Stadium
Colby Park Performance Pavilion
Theatre Arts
Unknown Name
Theatre Arts
Rex Mathes Auditorium
Theatre Arts
Food and Drink (0) D-
Bruegger's Bagels
Fast Food
The Greenwood Lounge
Bar
Lot 33 Coffee Bar and Lounge
Bar
Ingersoll Wine & Spirits
Alcohol
Wine Source
Alcohol
The Station on Ingersoll
Bar
Subway
Fast Food
GT Lounge
Bar
Wellman's Pub
Bar
Palmer's Deli
Fast Food
Chocolaterie Stam
Sweets
Ingersoll Tap
Bar
Alpine Tap Room
Bar
Jimmy John's
Fast Food
The Juice Company
Beverages
Firehouse Subs
Fast Food
Pita Pit
Fast Food
Panchero's
Fast Food
Taco John's
Fast Food
Des Moines Yacht Club
Bar
Big Tomato Pizza Company
Fast Food
Papa John's
Fast Food
Abelardo's Mexican Restaurant
Fast Food
Whiskey River
Bar
Qdoba
Fast Food
Fitness (0) F
Fitness by Design
Gym
Snap Fitness
Gym
Robert Mickle Center
Community Centre
Valley Junction Activity Center
Community Centre
Harmony Yoga
Gym
Polk County Westside Community Center
Community Centre
Gregory and Suzie Glazer Burt Boys & Girls Club
Community Centre
Polk County Central Senior Center
Community Centre
CrossFit West Des Moines
Gym
CrossFit 8035, at The Garage
Gym
Friendship Baptist Center
Community Centre
Northwest Community Center
Community Centre
Eddie Davis Community Center
Community Centre
Anytime Fitness
Gym
Farrell's
Gym
Planet Fitness
Gym
Anytime Fitness
Gym
Anytime Fitness
Gym
Farrell's
Gym
Capitol Row
Gym
Gigi's Pilates Studio
Gym
Pioneer Columbus Community Recreation Center
Community Centre
Gold's Gym
Gym
Steven N. Blank Variety Club Youth Center
Community Centre
CrossFit Flyover
Gym
Groceries (0) F
Price Chopper
Grocery Store
The Cheese Shop of Des Moines
Cheese
Crème Cupcake
Bakery
La Mie Bakery
Bakery
Campbell's Nutrition
Grocery Store
Gateway Market
Grocery Store
Fareway
Grocery Store
Let Them Eat Cake
Bakery
Nan's Nummies
Bakery
Hilal Groceries
Grocery Store
Paul
Bakery
Plaza Food Market
Grocery Store
Price Chopper
Grocery Store
The Bake Shoppe
Bakery
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Cash Saver
Grocery Store
Hy-Vee
Grocery Store
Insomnia Cookies
Bakery
Fareway
Grocery Store
D&D Bakery
Bakery
Aldi
Grocery Store
Hy-Vee
Grocery Store
Hy-Vee
Grocery Store
Graziano Brothers
Grocery Store
Hy-Vee
Grocery Store
Parks (2) A+
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Ashworth Park
Park
Greenwood Park
Park
Water Works Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Carney Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Reichardt Natural Play Area
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Frisbie Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Chamberlain Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Brody School Park
Park
Shops (0) C+
Axis Salon & Day Spa
Beauty
Repeat Boutique
Clothing
17
Furniture
Pigott, Inc.
Furniture
Boesen the Florist
Florist
Whylie Eye Care Center
Optician
Preservation
Clothing
Loyal Sons Barber Shop
Hairdresser
Price Chopper Fuel
Convenience Store
Alexander's Photo
Electronics
Cownie Furs
Clothing
Badowers
Clothing
Conoco
Convenience Store
The Mansion
Furniture
Blondie's Beauty Parlor
Beauty
Elements, Ltd.
Fashion
Silver Fox
Clothing
Smitten Kitten
Pets
Bella Salon & Spa
Hairdresser
Roosevelt Barber Shop
Hairdresser
Dollar General
Discount Store
Susan Noland Designs in Gold
Fashion
Action Accents
Clothing
Git N Go
Convenience Store
Transformations
Hairdresser
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commute A-

Of all people who commute, 0.4% take public transportation in Salisbury Oaks.
Public Transit Stops (0)
Stops & Stations
A+
Ingersoll Ave & 41st St
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 39th St
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 42nd St
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 39th St
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 37th St
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 37th St
Bus Stop
42nd St & Harwood Dr
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 35th St
Bus Stop
42nd St & Woodland Ave
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 35th St
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & #3220
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & Crescent Dr
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 31st St
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 31st St
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 29th St
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 29th St
Bus Stop
42nd St & Rollins Ave
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 28th St
Bus Stop
42nd St & Rollins Ave
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 28th St
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & #2610
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & #2525
Bus Stop
42nd St & Kingman Blvd,
Bus Stop
Ingersoll Ave & 23rd St
Bus Stop
42nd St & Kingman Blvd
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.4%
F
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cost of living D+

The cost of living in Salisbury Oaks is 114/100 - which is 27% higher than Iowa.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
F
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
D
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crime A

Salisbury Oaks crime rates are 968 per 100k, which is 40% lower than Iowa
Property Crime
797 crimes per 100k
A+
Violent Crime
171 crimes per 100k
A
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employment A+

The median income in Salisbury Oaks is $95,572 - which is 75% higher than Iowa.
Med. Household Income
$95,572
A+
Unemployment Rate
2.4%
A+
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health A+

There are some hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (0)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A+
Center for Acupuncture and Healing Arts
Doctor
Des Moines Acupuncture
Doctor
Smile Orthodontics
Doctor
Oral Surgeons, P.C.
Doctor
Ingersoll Dental Group
Dentist
Bauder Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Iowa Head and Neck, PC
Doctor
Des Moines University Clinic
Clinic
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Price Chopper Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Des Moines Fire and Rescue Department Station 5
Fire Station
Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine
Doctor
Ingersoll Family Dentistry
Dentist
Iowa IV
Clinic
Whole Health Chiropractic
Doctor
Prenatal Vision Ultrasound
Clinic
Diagnostic Clinic
Doctor
Ingersoll Family Physicians
Doctor
Hy-Vee Drugstore
Pharmacy
Bergman Plastic Surgery
Doctor
UnityPoint Clinic
Clinic
Central Iowa Neurology PC
Doctor
Linquist Family Dentistry
Dentist
Waveland Family Dental
Dentist
Hospice of Central Iowa
Nursing Home
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
A-
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housing A+

Salisbury Oaks home prices are $338,750 - which is 155% higher than Iowa
Home Price
$338,750
A+
Home Appreciation Rate
9%
B+
Home Affordability
3.5x (home price to income ratio)
C+
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schools B+

The Salisbury Oaks graduation rate is 98% - which is 12% higher than Iowa
School Test Scores
N/A
High School Grad. Rates
98%
A+
Elementary Schools (0) D-
Greenwood Elementary School
St Augustin Catholic School
Merrill Middle School
Hubbell Elementary
Hanawalt Elementary
Callanan Middle School
Ruby Van Meter School
Ruby Van Meter
Smouse Opportunity School
Downtown School
Brody Middle School
Hillside Elementary School
Windsor Elementary
Edmunds Fine Arts Academy
Perkins Elementary School
St Theresa Catholic School
Jefferson Elementary School
Des Moines Adventist School
Walnut Street School
King Elementary School
Monroe Elementary School
Mt Olive Lutheran School
Cowles Elementary School
Sacred Heart School
Park Ave Elementary School
High Schools (0) F
Roosevelt High School
Ruby Van Meter School
Ruby Van Meter
Scavo Alternative High School
Walnut Creek Campus
Lincoln High School
Dowling Catholic High School
Iowa Christian Academy
North High School
Orchard Place School
Virtual Campus
East High School
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ratings A+

Salisbury Oaks has an overall rating of 100% from 1 reviews.
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User Surveys (1)
From AreaVibes
A+
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  • Salisbury Oaks has a Livability Score of 84/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Salisbury Oaks crime rates are 60% lower than the Des Moines average
  • Cost of living in Salisbury Oaks is 26% higher than the Des Moines average
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C+ Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Salisbury Oaks? Yes, there are some amenities close to this location.

Parks

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Ashworth Park
Greenwood Park
Water Works Park

Entertainment

Salisbury House
Sylvan Theater
Art Studios
I.M. Pei Building
Des Moines Art Center
Eliel Saarinen Building
Richard Meier Building
Des Moines Community Playhouse

Food & Drink

Bruegger's Bagels
The Greenwood Lounge
Lot 33 Coffee Bar and Lounge
Ingersoll Wine & Spirits
Wine Source
The Station on Ingersoll
Subway
GT Lounge

F Commute

Is public transit available in Salisbury Oaks? Of all people who commute, 0.4% take public transportation in Salisbury Oaks.
Drive to Work
83%

2% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

1% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
2%

2% lower than the US average

F Health & Safety

Is Salisbury Oaks a healthy and safe place to live? No, there are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,

Hospitals

Iowa Lutheran Hospital
Broadlawns Medical Center
MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center
Iowa Methodist Medical Center
Mercy Beaverdale Medical Clinic
Mercy Franklin Center
VA Medical Center

Pharmacies

Medicap Pharmacy
Target Pharmacy
Price Chopper Pharmacy
Broadlawns Medical Center Pharmacy
Hy-Vee Pharmacy
Price Chopper Pharmacy
Bauder Pharmacy
Walgreens

Doctors

Dr. Nick Palmer/Jim Ellefson Free Medical Clinic
Central Iowa Neurology PC
Whole Health Chiropractic
The Livewell Clinic
Foot & Ankle Institute
MercyOne Des Moines Neurosurgery & Spine Care
Bergman Plastic Surgery
Des Moines Pediatric & Adolescent Clinic

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