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Best Places To Live In Maxwell, IA

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  • Maxwell, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 839
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score98
  • Urbandale, IA
  • City: 24.5mi / 39.4km 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]
96
  • Ankeny, IA
  • City: 15.5mi / 25.0km 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]
93
  • Johnston, IA
  • City: 21.9mi / 35.3km 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]
92
  • Altoona, IA
  • City: 17.4mi / 28.0km 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]
88
  • Polk City, IA
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 4,115
88
  • Lambs Grove, IA
  • City: 21.0mi / 33.7km away
  • Population: 200
86
  • Ames, IA
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.3km away
  • Population: 64,073
  • I moved to Ames almost nine years ago to attend Iowa State University (ISU) after growing up near New York City. Never in my wildest dreams did I imagine falling in love with this city and staying here…[read more]
86
  • Gilbert, IA
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 1,183
86
  • Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 23.7mi / 38.1km away
  • 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]
85
  • Bondurant, IA
  • City: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 5,079
85
  • Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 22.2mi / 35.8km away
  • Population: 5,761
85
  • Baxter, IA
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.5km away
  • Population: 1,081
85
  • Colfax, IA
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 1,925
84
  • Alleman, IA
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.6km away
  • Population: 499
83
  • Newton, IA
  • City: 22.7mi / 36.6km away
  • Population: 15,090
  • Newtown, Iowa is one of those little towns you think it's impossible to find these days, but really we're just a well-kept secret! Anyone living in Newtown will tell you that this is one of the best…[read more]
82
  • Huxley, IA
  • City: 10.0mi / 16.2km away
  • Population: 3,474
81
  • Meredith, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 23.0mi / 37.1km away
  • Population: 4,605
81
  • Nevada, IA
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 6,796
81
  • Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 24.4mi / 39.2km away
  • Population: 10,098
80
  • State Center, IA
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.5km away
  • Population: 1,337
80
  • Mitchellville, IA
  • City: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • 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]
80
  • Roland, IA
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • Population: 1,312
80
  • Slater, IA
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km away
  • Population: 1,617
79
  • Zearing, IA
  • City: 19.2mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 563
78
  • Saylorville, IA
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.3km away
  • Population: 3,445
78
  • Union Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 22.0mi / 35.3km away
  • Population: 6,552
78
  • Kelley, IA
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 306
77
  • Oak Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 22.0mi / 35.5km away
  • Population: 4,090
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  • Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 4,631
76
  • Windsor Heights, IA
  • City: 25.7mi / 41.4km away
  • Population: 4,980
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  • Chautauqua Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 22.8mi / 36.8km away
  • Population: 441
75
  • Sheldahl, IA
  • City: 15.6mi / 25.1km away
  • Population: 249
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  • Colo, IA
  • City: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 886
74
  • Elkhart, IA
  • City: 9.5mi / 15.3km away
  • Population: 815
73
  • Cambridge, IA
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 853
73
  • Collins, IA
  • City: 4.6mi / 7.4km away
  • Population: 458
73
  • Gray's Woods, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 20.9mi / 33.7km away
  • Population: 2,303
72
  • Garton West, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 21.1mi / 33.9km away
  • Population: 73
72
  • King-Irving Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 23.2mi / 37.4km away
  • Population: 2,399
71
  • Valeria, IA
  • City: 11.7mi / 18.9km away
  • Population: 46
71
  • Highland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 21.0mi / 33.8km away
  • Population: 9,601
71
  • McCallsburg, IA
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km away
  • Population: 325
71
  • Mingo, IA
  • City: 10.4mi / 16.8km away
  • Population: 255
70
  • Accent, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 21.6mi / 34.7km away
  • Population: 3,743
69
  • Rhodes, IA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: 257
68
  • Melbourne, IA
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 821
67
  • Kirkwood Glen, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 23.6mi / 37.9km away
  • Population: 279
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  • Clemons, IA
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.6km away
  • Population: 111
64
  • Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 2,852
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  • River Bend, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 22.9mi / 36.9km away
  • Population: 2,849

Listed above are the best places to live in Maxwell, IA for 2021. 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 - Maxwell, IA, followed by the best places to live near Maxwell, IA, sorted by Livability Score.

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