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 May 19, 2024
36
Listed
91
Avg. DOM
$281.65
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$462,500
Med. List Price
36 Properties
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3
Beds
1F23/411/2
Baths
1,994
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
3
Days on Site
695356
MLS
4
Beds
2F13/4
Baths
1,506
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
6
Days on Site
695261
MLS
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,278
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
9
Days on Site
695139
MLS
1,008
Sq.Ft.
1958
Year Built
12
Days on Site
694956
MLS
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,358
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
16
Days on Site
693800
MLS
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,008
Sq.Ft.
1970
Year Built
17
Days on Site
694601
MLS
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,204
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
17
Days on Site
694593
MLS
5
Beds
2F13/411/2
Baths
2,320
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
19
Days on Site
694431
MLS
4
Beds
1F23/4
Baths
1,800
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
20
Days on Site
693546
MLS
3
Beds
3
Baths
1,650
Sq.Ft.
2012
Year Built
20
Days on Site
694303
MLS
5
Beds
1F23/411/2
Baths
1,748
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
24
Days on Site
694108
MLS
5
Beds
2F13/411/2
Baths
2,489
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
28
Days on Site
693742
MLS