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Best Places To Live In Runnells, IA

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  • Runnells, IA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 514
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score96
  • Ankeny, IA
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.2km 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]
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  • Urbandale, IA
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km 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]
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  • Johnston, IA
  • City: 21.6mi / 34.8km 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
  • Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 14.6mi / 23.5km away
  • Population: 2,576
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  • Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 3,214
90
  • Altoona, IA
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.7km 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]
90
  • Salisbury Oaks, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.7mi / 26.9km away
  • Population: 1,088
89
  • Waterbury, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 18.1mi / 29.1km away
  • Population: 2,740
89
  • Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 10.9mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 6,844
89
  • Lambs Grove, IA
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.3km away
  • Population: 200
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  • Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 17.6mi / 28.3km 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]
88
  • West Des Moines, IA
  • City: 18.7mi / 30.0km 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]
87
  • Polk City, IA
  • City: 25.2mi / 40.6km away
  • Population: 4,115
87
  • Prairie City, IA
  • City: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 1,973
87
  • Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 17.7mi / 28.4km away
  • Population: 5,761
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  • Greenwood, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.3mi / 26.2km away
  • Population: 1,009
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  • Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 17.2mi / 27.7km away
  • Population: 798
86
  • Pleasant Hill, IA
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.5km away
  • Population: 9,406
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  • Monroe, IA
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.4km away
  • Population: 1,875
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  • Bondurant, IA
  • City: 13.7mi / 22.1km away
  • Population: 5,079
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  • Meredith, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 4,605
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  • Waveland Woods, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • Population: 741
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  • Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 10,098
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  • Frisbie Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: n/a
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  • Colfax, IA
  • City: 12.8mi / 20.6km away
  • Population: 1,925
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  • Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 15.4mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 1,504
83
  • Linden Heights, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 400
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  • Arbor Peaks, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 1,258
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  • Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.0mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 1,710
82
  • Pleasantville, IA
  • City: 9.9mi / 16.0km away
  • Population: 1,762
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  • Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.4mi / 26.4km away
  • Population: 5,829
81
  • Union Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 6,552
81
  • Westwood, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 17.6mi / 28.3km away
  • Population: 1,262
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  • Mitchellville, IA
  • City: 10.6mi / 17.1km 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: 7.1mi / 11.4km away
  • Population: 4,031
80
  • Norwalk, IA
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 9,944
80
  • Knoxville, IA
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 7,236
79
  • North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.7mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 2,766
79
  • Oak Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.2mi / 26.1km away
  • Population: 4,090
79
  • Indianola, IA
  • City: 14.9mi / 24.0km 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]
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  • Newton, IA
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.4km 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]
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  • Drake, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 10,972
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  • Fairground, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 12.2mi / 19.7km away
  • Population: 4,883
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  • Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 14.4mi / 23.2km away
  • Population: 8,597
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  • Indianola Hills, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 13.4mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 6,003
78
  • Saylorville, IA
  • City: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 3,445
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  • Chautauqua Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 441
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  • Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Neighborhood: 12.7mi / 20.5km away
  • Population: 4,631
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  • Des Moines, IA
  • City: 13.5mi / 21.8km 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]
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  • Martensdale, IA
  • City: 21.9mi / 35.2km away
  • Population: 452

Listed above are the best places to live in Runnells, IA for 2020. 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 - Runnells, IA, followed by the best places to live near Runnells, IA, sorted by Livability Score.

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