Welcome to Waukee, a city of around 20,000 people! Waukee is a growing area with a significant amount of new housing. Waukee is located on the western side of the Des Moines area, just off of Hickman Rd and not far from Interstate 80. Waukee is in Dallas County but is a neighboring city to West Des Moines, Clive, and Urbandale! All of Waukee is served by the Waukee Community School District, which is one of the biggest districts in the state since it includes students from some of its neighboring cities. Waukee is a very fast growing district and boasts fantastic and updated facilities for its students!
Spring Crest is a well known neighborhood with quick access to the activities Waukee has to offer. It is located near one of the elementary schools, the Waukee Community Center, Warrior Lanes bowling alley, and Sugar Creek Golf Course. Waukee has a wide variety of local restaurants to choose from, such as Jethro’s, Nick’s Steak and Prime Rib, and Broheim’s Golf and Pub, among many others. Although this neighborhood is close in proximity to many activities, it still has the quiet and safe feeling and is just the right distance from the center of Des Moines.
We look forward to helping you find your place in Waukee!