Cities with the fastest-growing home prices in Iowa

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November 10, 2022
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Cities with the fastest-growing home prices in Iowa

Stacker compiled a list of cities with the fastest growing home prices in Iowa using data from Zillow. Cities are ranked by the dollar change in Zillow Home Values Index for all homes from the twelve months ending September 2022. The charts in this story were created automatically using Matplotlib. Data was available for 821 cities and towns in Iowa. Home values in the top city on the list grew by $64,532 over the last 12 months.

Metros with the most cities in the top 50
#1. Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA: 22
#2. Cedar Rapids, IA: 7
#2. Iowa City, IA: 7
#4. Clinton, IA: 4
#4. Spirit Lake, IA: 4
#6. Dubuque, IA: 3
#7. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA: 1
#7. Pella, IA: 1
#7. Sioux City, IA-NE-SD: 1

Read on to see which cities made the list.

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#50. Sergeant Bluff

- Typical home value: $328,465
- 1-year price change: +$34,018 (+11.6%)
- 5-year price change: +$75,373 (+29.8%)
- Metro area: Sioux City, IA-NE-SD

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#49. Elkhart

- Typical home value: $295,886
- 1-year price change: +$34,547 (+13.2%)
- 5-year price change: +$94,843 (+47.2%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#48. Walker

- Typical home value: $247,884
- 1-year price change: +$34,609 (+16.2%)
- 5-year price change: +$79,294 (+47.0%)
- Metro area: Cedar Rapids, IA

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#47. Ankeny

- Typical home value: $327,033
- 1-year price change: +$34,723 (+11.9%)
- 5-year price change: +$89,149 (+37.5%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#46. Central City

- Typical home value: $249,499
- 1-year price change: +$34,872 (+16.2%)
- 5-year price change: +$75,983 (+43.8%)
- Metro area: Cedar Rapids, IA

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#45. Alleman

- Typical home value: $348,699
- 1-year price change: +$35,142 (+11.2%)
- 5-year price change: +$98,013 (+39.1%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#44. Charlotte

- Typical home value: $216,033
- 1-year price change: +$35,256 (+19.5%)
- 5-year price change: +$31,932 (+17.3%)
- Metro area: Clinton, IA

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#43. Dallas Center

- Typical home value: $280,856
- 1-year price change: +$35,263 (+14.4%)
- 5-year price change: +$82,031 (+41.3%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#42. North Liberty

- Typical home value: $298,443
- 1-year price change: +$35,410 (+13.5%)
- 5-year price change: +$67,821 (+29.4%)
- Metro area: Iowa City, IA

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#41. Swan

- Typical home value: $282,185
- 1-year price change: +$35,411 (+14.3%)
- 5-year price change: +$90,637 (+47.3%)
- Metro area: Pella, IA

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#40. Saint Charles

- Typical home value: $300,608
- 1-year price change: +$35,559 (+13.4%)
- 5-year price change: +$95,316 (+46.4%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#39. Bondurant

- Typical home value: $321,219
- 1-year price change: +$35,708 (+12.5%)
- 5-year price change: +$89,342 (+38.5%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#38. Iowa City

- Typical home value: $274,981
- 1-year price change: +$35,825 (+15.0%)
- 5-year price change: +$60,012 (+27.9%)
- Metro area: Iowa City, IA

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#37. Palo

- Typical home value: $313,918
- 1-year price change: +$36,770 (+13.3%)
- 5-year price change: +$93,893 (+42.7%)
- Metro area: Cedar Rapids, IA

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#36. Robins

- Typical home value: $373,887
- 1-year price change: +$37,415 (+11.1%)
- 5-year price change: +$93,913 (+33.5%)
- Metro area: Cedar Rapids, IA

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#35. Grimes

- Typical home value: $344,266
- 1-year price change: +$37,468 (+12.2%)
- 5-year price change: +$94,915 (+38.1%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#34. Indianola

- Typical home value: $271,793
- 1-year price change: +$37,477 (+16.0%)
- 5-year price change: +$82,532 (+43.6%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#33. Coralville

- Typical home value: $298,168
- 1-year price change: +$37,543 (+14.4%)
- 5-year price change: +$65,011 (+27.9%)
- Metro area: Iowa City, IA

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#32. Panora

- Typical home value: $384,742
- 1-year price change: +$37,687 (+10.9%)
- 5-year price change: +$113,040 (+41.6%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#31. Tiffin

- Typical home value: $326,189
- 1-year price change: +$38,077 (+13.2%)
- 5-year price change: +$67,774 (+26.2%)
- Metro area: Iowa City, IA

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#30. Toddville

- Typical home value: $355,238
- 1-year price change: +$38,128 (+12.0%)
- 5-year price change: +$97,873 (+38.0%)
- Metro area: Cedar Rapids, IA

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#29. De Witt

- Typical home value: $226,725
- 1-year price change: +$38,212 (+20.3%)
- 5-year price change: +$32,630 (+16.8%)
- Metro area: Clinton, IA

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#28. Honey Creek

- Typical home value: $349,363
- 1-year price change: +$38,289 (+12.3%)
- 5-year price change: +$112,109 (+47.3%)
- Metro area: Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA

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#27. Johnston

- Typical home value: $378,010
- 1-year price change: +$38,959 (+11.5%)
- 5-year price change: +$98,016 (+35.0%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#26. Okoboji

- Typical home value: $437,743
- 1-year price change: +$39,250 (+9.8%)
- 5-year price change: +$110,134 (+33.6%)
- Metro area: Spirit Lake, IA

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#25. Solon

- Typical home value: $395,601
- 1-year price change: +$39,322 (+11.0%)
- 5-year price change: +$98,162 (+33.0%)
- Metro area: Iowa City, IA

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#24. Runnells

- Typical home value: $379,778
- 1-year price change: +$40,070 (+11.8%)
- 5-year price change: +$123,705 (+48.3%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#23. De Soto

- Typical home value: $264,745
- 1-year price change: +$40,083 (+17.8%)
- 5-year price change: +$88,118 (+49.9%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#22. Clive

- Typical home value: $387,204
- 1-year price change: +$40,440 (+11.7%)
- 5-year price change: +$96,768 (+33.3%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#21. University Heights

- Typical home value: $348,650
- 1-year price change: +$40,498 (+13.1%)
- 5-year price change: +$36,610 (+11.7%)
- Metro area: Iowa City, IA

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#20. Bertram

- Typical home value: $319,875
- 1-year price change: +$40,999 (+14.7%)
- 5-year price change: +$88,780 (+38.4%)
- Metro area: Cedar Rapids, IA

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#19. Norwalk

- Typical home value: $304,605
- 1-year price change: +$41,111 (+15.6%)
- 5-year price change: +$92,480 (+43.6%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#18. Waukee

- Typical home value: $340,858
- 1-year price change: +$41,137 (+13.7%)
- 5-year price change: +$86,708 (+34.1%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#17. Polk City

- Typical home value: $386,166
- 1-year price change: +$41,291 (+12.0%)
- 5-year price change: +$104,656 (+37.2%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#16. Epworth

- Typical home value: $249,974
- 1-year price change: +$41,696 (+20.0%)
- 5-year price change: +$82,710 (+49.4%)
- Metro area: Dubuque, IA

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#15. Ely

- Typical home value: $310,909
- 1-year price change: +$42,253 (+15.7%)
- 5-year price change: +$91,314 (+41.6%)
- Metro area: Cedar Rapids, IA

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#14. Goose Lake

- Typical home value: $246,142
- 1-year price change: +$42,482 (+20.9%)
- 5-year price change: +$43,984 (+21.8%)
- Metro area: Clinton, IA

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#13. New Virginia

- Typical home value: $278,564
- 1-year price change: +$42,837 (+18.2%)
- 5-year price change: +$101,963 (+57.7%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#12. Van Meter

- Typical home value: $370,930
- 1-year price change: +$43,336 (+13.2%)
- 5-year price change: +$107,908 (+41.0%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#11. Bryant

- Typical home value: $283,893
- 1-year price change: +$43,439 (+18.1%)
- 5-year price change: +$35,429 (+14.3%)
- Metro area: Clinton, IA

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#10. Orleans

- Typical home value: $542,936
- 1-year price change: +$45,142 (+9.1%)
- 5-year price change: +$128,350 (+31.0%)
- Metro area: Spirit Lake, IA

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#9. Wahpeton

- Typical home value: $515,299
- 1-year price change: +$47,128 (+10.1%)
- 5-year price change: +$134,677 (+35.4%)
- Metro area: Spirit Lake, IA

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#8. Adel

- Typical home value: $387,732
- 1-year price change: +$47,720 (+14.0%)
- 5-year price change: +$107,802 (+38.5%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#7. Granger

- Typical home value: $371,336
- 1-year price change: +$48,113 (+14.9%)
- 5-year price change: +$107,453 (+40.7%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#6. Asbury

- Typical home value: $353,882
- 1-year price change: +$49,674 (+16.3%)
- 5-year price change: +$103,012 (+41.1%)
- Metro area: Dubuque, IA

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#5. Peosta

- Typical home value: $375,566
- 1-year price change: +$50,151 (+15.4%)
- 5-year price change: +$124,550 (+49.6%)
- Metro area: Dubuque, IA

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#4. Shueyville

- Typical home value: $494,542
- 1-year price change: +$57,924 (+13.3%)
- 5-year price change: +$121,258 (+32.5%)
- Metro area: Iowa City, IA

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#3. Ackworth

- Typical home value: $353,726
- 1-year price change: +$58,272 (+19.7%)
- 5-year price change: +$140,659 (+66.0%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#2. Cumming

- Typical home value: $496,956
- 1-year price change: +$64,278 (+14.9%)
- 5-year price change: +$147,011 (+42.0%)
- Metro area: Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

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#1. West Okoboji

- Typical home value: $611,911
- 1-year price change: +$64,532 (+11.8%)
- 5-year price change: +$165,998 (+37.2%)
- Metro area: Spirit Lake, IA

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