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32 Walk Score of West Des Moines, IA

West Des Moines is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Theatrical Shop

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Valley Junction Farmers Market

West Des Moines has an average Walk Score of 32 with 56,609 residents.

West Des Moines does not have many bike lanes.

Find apartments in West Des Moines's most walkable ZIP codes: 50265 and 50266.

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1 50265 34 - - 31,597
2 50266 30 - - 22,637

Eating & Drinking

There are about 244 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in West Des Moines.

People in West Des Moines can walk to an average of 0.1 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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37 Bike Score of West Des Moines, IA

West Des Moines is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.


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Historic City Hall

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Music in the Junction

West Des Moines is Talking About...

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