The City of West Des Moines

West Des Moines, Iowa is a rapidly growing City located at the crossroads of Interstates 35 and 80. More than 63,000 people call this community home and enjoy exceptional quality of life and recreational amenities such as extensive bike trails, beautiful parks and an active public arts presence. The City has excellent schools and a variety of shopping, dining and entertainment options. Strong economic development has encouraged a range of housing choices and attracted major employers to the area, including three Microsoft data centers. MONEY Magazine recently named West Des Moines the fourth Best Place to Live in America among cities with populations between 50,000 and 300,000.