Why is it Great to Live in Polk City, IA?

Discover the Activities, Entertainment and Advantages of Living in Polk City

Polk City, Iowa Location

Nestled in the heart of Iowa's lake country on the northern bounds of the Des Moines metro, Polk City combines the best of small-town outdoor living and big city convenience. The community’s population of just over 4,000 generates a family-friendly atmosphere, while numerous parks and recreational locations are perfect for an active lifestyle. Polk City is a just a short ten-minute drive from all the amenities Ankeny has to offer.

Polk City, Iowa Schools

Polk City is served by the North Polk Community School District. It has two elementary schools, North Polk West and North Polk Central Elementary; one middle school, North Polk Middle School; and one high school, North Polk Community High School.

Polk City, Iowa Community

Bordered by Saylorville Lake and Big Creek State Park, Polk City offers a diverse four-season playground sure to appeal to any outdoor enthusiast. Saylorville Lake is a 26,000-acre area that provides unlimited outdoor fun with two swimming beaches, a full-service marina, modern camping and picnic areas, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing and more. On the western shore of Saylorville Lake, Jester Park also offers camping, horseback riding and golfing in a quiet country setting, just across the mile-long bridge from Polk City.

Other outdoor activities in town include the Neal Smith Bike Trail and Tournament Club of Iowa (TCI), a premier 18-hole, public golf course and residential community. TCI is an Arnold Palmer Signature Course available for private and corporate outings, general dining and catered events.

In addition to outdoor fun, Polk City has access to convenient shopping and retail locations, an arts center, restaurants and more.

If you lead an active lifestyle or are in search of a quiet community to raise your family, Polk City may be the best fit for you. Contact Ankeny Real Estate Group to learn more about homes available in Polk City.

Included below are homes for sale and real estate in Polk City, IA.

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Polk City December 2, 2021
21
Listed
107
Avg. DOM
$257.18
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$422,987
Med. List Price
21 Properties
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4
Beds
1F13/4
Baths
1,040
Sq.Ft.
1976
Year Built
17
Days on Site
641668
MLS
Cute ranch style home in a great neighborhood! There is new flooring and fresh paint throughout. The kitchen comes with all appliances (seller will be installing a white dishwasher). A large detached...
3
Beds
2F13/4
Baths
968
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
21
Days on Site
641558
MLS
WELCOME HOME! 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom townhouse with character and charm throughout! Open concept main floor leads to a large deck and fenced back yard. Master suite and additional bedroom on first...
4
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
2,018
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
22
Days on Site
641466
MLS
Orton Homes Westbury two story home on a daylight lot in Creekview Estates. Warm neutral color palette with pops of stylish fixtures throughout and loaded up upgrades. White kitchen with tons of...
4
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
2,140
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
22
Days on Site
641475
MLS
Orton Homes presents their popular Dublin II two story in Creekview Estates! Inside and out, this home as what you've been looking for. Outside will excite you with upgraded Hardie Plank siding,...
4
Beds
1F23/4
Baths
1,650
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
22
Days on Site
641476
MLS
Welcome to Orton Homes popular Helmsley plan with a modern elegance feel. Built with Crown Series finishes, it offers numerous upgrades and extras. 9ft ceilings with a vault in the great room and...
2
Beds
1F13/4
Baths
1,390
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
31
Days on Site
627954
MLS
Leave the noise and congestion behind! Welcome to Wolf Creek Townhome Community. This bi-attached ranch townhome offers 1390 finished sqft with 2 beds on main level, covered deck and a 2 car garage....
4
Beds
2F13/4
Baths
1,698
Sq.Ft.
1955
Year Built
41
Days on Site
640366
MLS
Desired Polk City, 3 blks to City square, minutes to the Marina or Saylorville Lake, and North Polk schools, 4BR 3 bath split with app 2300 sqft, Lots of new or nearly new updates, Siding, Windows,...
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,390
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
54
Days on Site
639262
MLS
Welcome to this beautiful home with 2,364 finished square feet located in Polk City just minutes from TCI Country Club, Big Creek, & Saylorville Lake! You will greet your guests w/ engineered...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,554
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
63
Days on Site
638710
MLS
Don't miss out!! Happe Homes presents their NEW American Gladiator Series! This Diesel floor plan comes complete with four beds and two and a half baths. Check out the electric fireplace with shiplap...
4
Beds
2F13/4
Baths
1,504
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
64
Days on Site
638682
MLS
Allure Homes Custom Ranch plan- nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac just steps from Saylorville Marina. When you pull in the drive, you are welcomed by the inviting, oversized covered front porch wrapped...
2
Beds
1F13/4
Baths
1,263
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
92
Days on Site
636873
MLS
Maintenance free townhome living with all the comfort and privacy of a single family home! Paramount Homes Oakridge ranch plan provides an open great room feel for easy entertaining. One level...
Open 12/5
929 Wolf Creek Dr Polk City, IA 50226
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,402
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
92
Days on Site
636890
MLS
Ledgewood Builders presents the Reno plan with 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. This home's welcoming exterior features Hardie plank siding, 3 car garage, & a covered front porch. The main level is just over...