Des Moines, Iowa 

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Cost of Living in Des Moines, Iowa

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Des Moines is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Des Moines, Iowa is more expensive.

Des Moines cost of living is 85.9

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

The median home price in Des Moines is $141,900.

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 $267,900 

2306 E 50th St # CALXNK

Bed 3 | Bath 2.01610 SqFt
 $267,900 

2306 E 50th St # CALXNK

Bed 3 | Bath 2.01610 SqFt

COST OF LIVINGDes MoinesIowaUSA
  85.989.5100
  92.9100.5100
  110.6118.2100
  70.973.6100
  $141,900$141,000$219,700
  89.698.5100
  86.579.6100
  90.298.9100
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    Reviews for Des Moines    48 Reviews
    It's ok Property values and property taxes, INSANE - 3/26/2019
    Lived here for 10+ years. It is an ok place to live. It has everything anyone could ever NEED and most anything you would want. Food options are plenty. ... Read More

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    overpriced everything and unfriendly - 1/27/2018
    The shock is housing prices here are comparable to bigger cities like Charlotte, Dallas act and should not be. Its a podunk area with no culture, great restaurant with... Read More

    Not a city for renters - 9/15/2016
    I will be moving to Des Moines due to a job offer. Little did I know that it is extremely expensive to live here. It's a little deceiving since everything you read... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN DES MOINES, IOWA
    50317, 50315, 50310, 50320, 50313, 50316, 50312, 50311, 50314, 50321, ... 12 more

    NEW LISTINGS IN DES MOINES IA
    $267,900
    2306 E 50th St # CALXNK
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $285,000
    2306 E 50th St # 48JBP6
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.5

    $255,900
    2306 E 50th St # 1R50RC
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.5

    $119,000
    3001 Amherst St
    Bed 2 | Bath 1.0

    $157,500
    1137 45th St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $249,900
    2524 E Marion St
    Bed 0 | Bath 3.0


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