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 81.2

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

The median home price in Des Moines is $140,800.

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 $42,500 

1631 13th St

Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1520SqFt
 $42,500 

1631 13th St

Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1520SqFt

COST OF LIVINGDes MoinesIowaUSA
  81.283.7100
  9694.4100
  114.8121.5100
  60.961.1100
  $140,800$141,200$231,200
  89.698.5100
  74.771.4100
  90.298.9100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Des Moines    52 Reviews
    Scary - 4/4/2020
    This city is violent, there are too many gangs especially on the north... Read More
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    Parka and meat loaf - 11/20/2019
    Good for the old that like slow pace and cheap buffets. Also good for non-descript mid-westerners that don't like a lot of action. No nightlife or mountains to hike... Read More

    Rated #5 Among Best Places to Live for a Reason - 10/2/2019
    Google these: State of the Air Cleanest Cities ~ US News Best Places to Live ~ Heartland Hotspot: Why Millennials Are Flocking to Des Moines. And there are more for... 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
    $42,500
    1631 13th St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2

    $175,000
    5309 Hickman Rd
    Bed 4 | Bath 2

    $199,000
    1062 38th St
    Bed 4 | Bath 2

    $119,900
    1727 Mondamin Ave
    Bed 3 | Bath 2

    $205,000
    3938 Clinton Ave
    Bed 4 | Bath 2

    $259,900
    3212 Valdez Dr
    Bed 5 | Bath 3

    $219,900
    1409 University Ave
    Bed 6 | Bath 3


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