Ankeny is a northern suburb of Des Moines where over 45,000 residents call home. The city is one of Iowa’s fastest growing communities and is committed to maintaining the small town atmosphere in a well-planned and growing metropolitan city. Explore what Ankeny has available – an outstanding business community, prestigious educational opportunities, unique housing choices and exceptional quality of life.

The city offers numerous opportunities to achieve a fulfilling lifestyle in Central Iowa. Residential areas, both new and well established, are clean, safe and family-friendly. Top-rated schools and secondary educational institutions are a huge draw for families. Active civic leaders and city government officials are accessible and responsive to the needs of residents. And, in-turn, engaged residents work with civic leaders to preserve what they value most about the community.

Attractive new residential developments are underway, including Prairie Trail, Iowa’s largest “New Urbanist”, or master-planned, community. Seamlessly integrated within this pedestrian-friendly development will be residential areas, green space and a town center fit for large or small gatherings.

Ankeny Schools are consistently ranked among the best in Iowa. Currently, Ankeny has nine neighborhood elementary schools and two middle schools, and two high schools. Ankeny is home to Des Moines Area Community College, Iowa’s largest community college. Simpson and Upper Iowa University also have a presence in Ankeny.

Numerous recreational and cultural amenities help create an enviable quality of life in Ankeny. The annual Ankeny Summerfest draws crowds from all over Central Iowa. Water sports at Saylorville Lake and hiking and biking trails are just minutes away from anywhere in the community. As part of a growing and dynamic metro area, the city is also only a short drive from Des Moines-area destinations such as Blank Park Zoo, the Science Center of Iowa, and downtown events such as the nationally renowned Des Moines Arts Festival and farmers market. For sports enthusiasts, Ankeny offers easy access to Iowa Cubs baseball and Iowa Energy basketball.

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Economic Data for Zip Code 50021

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Note: Household Income figures are based on total household income.

* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

Demographics Data for Zip Code 50021

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* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

Population Data for Zip Code 50021

  • 21,595
  • 22,142
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  • 2012 Census
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Households

  • Total (2010 Census):7,347
  • Estimated (Present):8,911
  • Projected (2019):8,870
  • Household Change (2010-Present) 21.29%
  • Household Change (2010-2017) 20.73%

Notes:

  • Figures in the Population Change graph represent total population for the zip code.
  • Estimated Change 2014 shows the percentage of population change between the 2012 Census and 2014.
  • Projected Change 2019 shows the projected percentage of population change between the 2012 Census and 2019.

* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

Public Schools in Zip Code 50021

  • Name
  • District
  • Grades
  • Address
  • City
  • Students
  • ANKENY HIGH SCHOOL
  • ANKENY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • 10th-12th
  • 1302 NORTH ANKENY BLVD
  • ANKENY
  • 1,491

  • PARKVIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL
  • ANKENY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • 6th-7th
  • 105 NW PLACEEASANT ST
  • ANKENY
  • 1,199

  • CROCKER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • ANKENY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • PreK-5th
  • 2910 SW APPLACEEWOOD ST
  • ANKENY
  • 561
  • EAST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • ANKENY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • K-5th
  • 710 SE 3RD
  • ANKENY
  • 289
  • NORTHEAST ELEMENTARY
  • ANKENY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • PreK-5th
  • 1705 NE TRILEIN
  • ANKENY
  • 587
  • SOUTHEAST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • ANKENY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • K-5th
  • 1005 SE TRILEIN DR
  • ANKENY
  • 581
  • TERRACE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • ANKENY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • K-5th
  • 310 NW SCHOOL ST
  • ANKENY
  • 415
  • WESTWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • ANKENY COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • PreK-5th
  • 2920 NW 9TH
  • ANKENY
  • 622

Private Schools in Zip Code 50021

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  • Grades
  • Address
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  • No Private Schools Identified in Zip Code:50021
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Schools listed are those in the Zip Code of the listing, but may not serve this address.
School Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).
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