Waukee Real Estate
About Waukee, Iowa
One of the fastest-growing communities in the state of Iowa, Waukee is known for its family-friendly atmosphere and continued attraction for families looking to head to the western edge of the Des Moines metropolitan area. Since 2000, Waukee’s population has grown over 150 percent to its current population of 17,000.
The Waukee Community School District is the fastest growing school district in Iowa with more than 1,000 staff members serving more than 7,700 students in grades preschool through twelfth grade. Its schools serve students from Clive, Urbandale, Waukee and West Des Moines as well as open enrollment students from other communities outside the 55 square miles of its district boundaries. There are currently 12 school buildings operating in Waukee, including seven elementary schools, three middle schools, Waukee High School and Vincent Meyer Learning Center.
Waukee is home to a variety of family-oriented activities and recreation, including the Raccoon River Valley Trail, Centennial Park, Sugar Creek Golf Course, bowling alley, family festivals and more.
Conveniently located near shopping in West Des Moines, Living History Farms in Urbandale or a quick trip to Omaha, Waukee offers a variety of options for families of all ages. Contact the Colin Panzi Real Estate Team to learn more about available homes in Waukee.