Des Moines, Iowa?
You bet. Des Moines is a great place to live and work.
Greater Des Moines is one of the fastest-growing metros in the country and it is no wonder. U.S. News & World Report call us the #1 Best Affordable Place to Live. Forbes ranks Des Moines in the top 5 Best Places for Business and Careers.
Residents love living here and take pride in cultivating a dynamic city where professionals of all ages want to live and work. We have a long-standing reputation for being a wonderful place to raise a family, but the benefits of living in Des Moines go far beyond that.
In Greater Des Moines (DSM), it's easy to live life without giving up the excitement of living in a happening city. As a local, you'll find affordable living, vibrant Downtown amenities, welcoming suburbs, world-class education and commute times averaging 20 minutes or less. Des Moines has it all.
We host a nationally renowned Farmers Market and Art Festival and attract top Broadways and musical entertainment from around the world.
Bike trails run throughout the city there is a huge network of trails across the state. The countryside surrounding Des Moines is gorgeous with rolling green hills, forests, rivers and lakes.