The median sale price of a home sold in January 2020 in West Des Moines in Polk County rose by $10,500 while total sales increased by 35.1%, according to BlockShopper.com.
In January 2020, there were 50 homes sold, with a median sale price of $220,500 - a 5% increase over the $210,000 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 37 homes sold in West Des Moines in January 2019.
The median sales tax in West Des Moines for the most recent year with available data, 2017, was $3,530, approximately 1.6% of the median home sale price for January 2020.
The following table compares West Des Moines to other Polk County cities with similar median sales prices in January 2020:* This story only considers sales data for the part of West Des Moines that is in Polk County.