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Best Places To Live In Prairie City, IA

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  • Prairie City, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 1,973
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score96
  • Ankeny, IA
  • City: 20.9mi / 33.6km 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
  • Pella, IA
  • City: 21.2mi / 34.1km away
  • Population: 10,280
  • I have lived in Pella, Iowa for all of my life and I cannot imagine living anywhere else! The main attractions to our city is the tulips and the windmills! You truly feel as if you have taken a step…[read more]
92
  • Altoona, IA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.6km 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]
91
  • Pleasant Hill, IA
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.4km away
  • Population: 9,406
88
  • Lambs Grove, IA
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.7km away
  • Population: 200
86
  • Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 17.7mi / 28.4km away
  • Population: 6,844
86
  • Monroe, IA
  • City: 8.8mi / 14.1km away
  • Population: 1,875
85
  • Bondurant, IA
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.3km away
  • Population: 5,079
85
  • Baxter, IA
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 1,081
85
  • Colfax, IA
  • City: 5.6mi / 9.0km away
  • Population: 1,925
84
  • Alleman, IA
  • City: 24.4mi / 39.3km away
  • Population: 499
84
  • East Village, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 1,545
83
  • Newton, IA
  • City: 12.4mi / 20.0km 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
  • Runnells, IA
  • City: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 514
82
  • Pleasantville, IA
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 1,762
80
  • Mitchellville, IA
  • City: 8.2mi / 13.2km 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
  • Carlisle, IA
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 4,031
79
  • Knoxville, IA
  • City: 20.4mi / 32.8km away
  • Population: 7,236
78
  • Indianola Hills, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.4mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 6,003
78
  • Union Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.0mi / 30.5km away
  • Population: 6,552
78
  • Indianola, IA
  • City: 23.3mi / 37.6km away
  • 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…[read more]
77
  • Fairground, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 17.1mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: 4,883
77
  • Des Moines, IA
  • City: 19.2mi / 31.0km away
  • 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…[read more]
77
  • Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 17.0mi / 27.3km away
  • Population: 4,631
74
  • Elkhart, IA
  • City: 20.0mi / 32.2km away
  • Population: 815
73
  • Kellogg, IA
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 777
73
  • Gray's Woods, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • Population: 2,303
73
  • Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 2,175
72
  • Garton West, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 17.6mi / 28.3km away
  • Population: 73
72
  • South Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 2,445
71
  • Valeria, IA
  • City: 10.3mi / 16.6km away
  • Population: 46
71
  • Highland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 9,601
71
  • Mingo, IA
  • City: 12.0mi / 19.3km away
  • Population: 255
71
  • Sandyville, IA
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 74
70
  • Capitol Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.1mi / 30.7km away
  • Population: 3,402
70
  • Accent, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 3,743
69
  • McKinley School, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.2mi / 30.9km away
  • Population: 1,750
68
  • Magnolia Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 2,351
68
  • Reasnor, IA
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 175
68
  • Martin Luther King Jr Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 18.2mi / 29.3km away
  • Population: 2,802
66
  • Laurel Hill, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.0mi / 25.8km away
  • Population: 332
65
  • Harvey, IA
  • City: 25.2mi / 40.6km away
  • Population: 290
65
  • Valley High Manor, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 15.3mi / 24.5km away
  • Population: 231
65
  • Somerset, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.8mi / 31.9km away
  • Population: 255
65
  • Cheatom Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 1,542
65
  • Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 405
64
  • Ackworth, IA
  • City: 20.0mi / 32.1km away
  • Population: 66
64
  • Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 2,852
63
  • River Bend, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 20.0mi / 32.1km away
  • Population: 2,849
62
  • Hartford, IA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.6km away
  • Population: 824

Listed above are the best places to live in Prairie City, 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 - Prairie City, IA, followed by the best places to live near Prairie City, IA, sorted by Livability Score.

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