About Ankeny, IA

Ankeny is a moderately-sized city with small-town charm. It has received recognition from Kiplinger magazine for being one of the best towns for families, as well as by CNN for being one of the top cities to live in. Enjoy a historic shopping district full of unique shops and services, a rich arts and theater community, and miles of scenic hiking and biking trails. Its close proximity to Des Moines makes it a convenient location for both working and living life to the fullest.