Des Moines, Iowa 

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Housing in Des Moines, Iowa

The median home cost in Des Moines is $140,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 23.7%. Home Appreciation in Des Moines is up 5.3%.

Average Age of Homes
- The median age of Des Moines real estate is 59 years old
The Rental Market in Des Moines
- Renters make up 35.0% of the Des Moines population
- 1.6% of houses and apartments in Des Moines, are available to rent

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MEDIAN MONTHLY RENT BY NUMBER OF BEDROOMS

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

  HOUSINGDes Moines, IowaUnited States
  5940
  $140,800$231,200
  5.3%6.7%
  31.2%35.6%
  23.7%27.4%
  $21.06$11.78
  $2,965$2,724
  55.1%56.0%
  8.2%12.2%
  36.7%31.8%
  VACANT HOUSING
  1.6%2.1%
  0.5%0.5%
  1.3%1.0%
  0.4%0.5%
  0.5%4.0%
  3.9%4.2%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  3.3%3.5%
  2.2%3.1%
  3.7%3.9%
  8.9%5.4%
  15.0%6.3%
  34.0%14.7%
  19.1%14.6%
  8.6%18.7%
  2.7%11.0%
  1.2%6.2%
  1.1%7.0%
  0.3%2.7%
  0.0%1.5%
  0.0%0.5%
  0.0%0.7%
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    Reviews for Des Moines    53 Reviews
    Living in Des Moines as a teen - 12/21/2020
    Des Moines is a ok and pretty quiet place but as a teen it could be dramatic because Des Moines do have is fair or violents places to avoid in Des Moines would be the... Read More

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    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


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