About West Des Moines
West Des Moines combines the charm of a small-town Main Street with proximity to services, shopping, and restaurants. A former railroad town, West Des Moines is located between Waukee and Des Moines. West Des Moines Schools consistently perform at the top of academic and athletic contests, making it a great place for families to settle. West Des Moines also offers lots of space to kick back and relax with Walnut Woods State Park and Raccoon River Park in close proximity. Top-tier courses like Willow Creek, West Grand Golf, and Des Moines Golf and Country Club make certain that you are never far from a green.