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  1. #1 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Le Claire

    Suburb of Davenport, IA,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I like living in a small cultured tourist town such as Le Claire. There are things to do and local shops to see. I live in an area that has MidAmerican Energy which I enjoy having. There is also a....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 3,969,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Gilbert

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have only lived in Gilbert for about four months. It is a very safe area in my opinion and the people are very friendly. When we first moved here, our new neighbors brought us bread, plants, and....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 1,088,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Orange City

    Town in Iowa,

    24 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Orange City is a small town of 6,000 in Northwest Iowa. Don't let that number fool you, though. Orange City has a public elementary and high school, a private elementary and high school, private....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 6,158,

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  4. #4 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Huxley

    Town in Iowa,

    16 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Huxley is a small community but is very family friendly. It has 2 gas stations, a grocery store, several eating places and a few retail stores. The school system is amazing! The teachers genuinely....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 3,912,

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  5. #5 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Alton

    Town in Iowa,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says My overall Experience has been very well, its a very quite town in general. Alton is a very safe town, and on some days they will close downtown off for a flea market or small festivals theirs is a....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 1,534,

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  6. #6 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Robins

    Suburb of Cedar Rapids, IA,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I am a senior in high school that has lived in Robins most of their life. It is a quite town, right next to the larger cities of Cedar Rapids and Marion. It's a mostly residential town, with only a....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 3,510,

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  7. #7 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Waukee

    Suburb of Des Moines, IA,

    46 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Waukee, Iowa for four years now! It is truly one of the best neighborhoods in this world! Everyone around here are good friends no matter if you are poor, different race, go to a....

    Read 46 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 22,598,

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  8. #8 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Garner

    Town in Iowa,

    16 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Garner is a small friendly community with great services! The people are friendly and welcoming. Everybody feels like they belong! The town has some interesting history such as; the Duesenberg....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 3,060,

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  9. #9 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    North Liberty

    Suburb of Cedar Rapids, IA,

    47 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love the small town vibe of North Liberty. There are also lots to things to do in town if you look in the right spots or can get out of town. Something to keep in mind is that this is a family town....

    Read 47 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 19,159,

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  10. #10 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Story City

    Town in Iowa,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Story City is a wonderful little town in Iowa! We have one school district here and since the town is so small, everyone basically knows each other. We have a downtown with shops, restaurants, a....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 3,362,

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  11. #11 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Bettendorf

    Suburb of Davenport, IA,

    74 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in the city of Bettendorf for 13 years now, and I believe it's one of the safest cities in the area. Everyone in my neighborhood is very The city does a great job at quick renovations.....

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 36,214,

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  12. #12 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Rock Valley

    Town in Iowa,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I moved to Rock Valley, Iowa when I was 6 years old. It was a long time ago I know but I'll never forget it. Rock Valley is a small town in Northwest Iowa that has a lot of small towns surrounding it....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 3,858,

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  13. #13 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Polk City

    Town in Iowa,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have grown up in Polk City and it is the perfect place to raise children. The public school system is great. There are a lot of opportunities for all kids (from help to kids that need extra help).....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 4,797,

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  14. #14 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Williamsburg

    Town in Iowa,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in many towns and Williamsburg is by far the best. They have an amazing school program that teams up with Kirkwood Community College and a great athletic department. Many of the coaches....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 3,152,

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  15. #15 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Hudson

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Hudson may be a small town, but they people that live here make Hudson, Hudson. The community is so supportive of the school's athletics, academics, and extra-curricular activities. For example,....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 2,409,

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  16. #16 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Clive

    Suburb of Des Moines, IA,

    42 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Clive is an excellent city to live in. Close to everything. The Waukee school district is amazing! Always growing and the teachers are great. Also, Mission Fitness is an excellent gym located minutes....

    Read 42 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 17,246,

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  17. #17 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Bondurant

    Suburb of Des Moines, IA,

    17 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says What use to be a drug and gang town, has now been thriving and a growing community-literally. and not just by the fact businesses are blossoming in the heart of Bondurant, it is because the people....

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 6,567,

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  18. #18 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Sergeant Bluff

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I believe that the small town of Sergeant Bluff is a great place to live. A friendly environment and excellent school education makes this area great. House prices can be higher in certain areas but....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 4,901,

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  19. #19 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    West Des Moines

    Town in Iowa,

    132 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says While being very close to the Jordan Creek Mall, lots of restaurants, fun activities, large retail stores, hotels and much more, West Des Moines is an amazing city. With short commute times and....

    Read 132 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 66,724,

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  20. #20 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Le Mars

    Town in Iowa,

    23 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Le Mars is an amazing town to be born and raised in! It is the perfect in between for a feeling of a small town and big town! Everyone here cares about each other. The last few years Le Mars....

    Read 23 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 10,012,

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  21. #21 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Marion

    Suburb of Cedar Rapids, IA,

    109 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Marion is a small but growing town just outside of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. It seems that multiple times a month there are activities like art fairs and parades happening uptown, seemingly always without....

    Read 109 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 39,910,

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  22. #22 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Asbury

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived here for eight years now. I moved from the Phoenix metropolitan area in Arizona. Life here is much slower paced, and the focus is on family and community. I really wanted that since when....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 5,931,

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  23. #23 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Ankeny

    Suburb of Des Moines, IA,

    168 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says My family just moved here a couple of months ago from another state and so far we are very pleased with what we have experienced here. There are a lot of similarities between where we used to live....

    Read 168 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 64,744,

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  24. #24 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Urbandale

    Suburb of Des Moines, IA,

    104 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I enjoy living in Urbandale as it is included in the Des Moines Metro area while also having the rare ability of incorporating the country into it. Well connected to the rest of the city via....

    Read 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 43,879,

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  25. #25 Best Places to Buy a House in Iowa.

    Waverly

    Town in Iowa,

    39 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Waverly Iowa is a nice small town with multiple areas of interest. There are many small businesses and restaurants that I have been able to go to. One thing I would change about the town would be the....

    Read 39 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 10,172,

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