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Living in Ankeny | 3 Bedroom Apartments Ankeny, IA

Get ready for the ideal living experience at Tradition Apartments! Our community is ideally located in the heart of Ankeny, just across from DMACC, Hy-Vee, Target, and more. When you live here, you’ll be within arm’s reach of everything you may want or need. Although our 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments in Ankeny, IA, are ready to welcome you home, you may want to know more about the city before you move. Keep reading to see why you should find your new home in Ankeny!

Top 6 Reasons to Live in Ankeny, Iowa

  1. Great for Families

If you’re looking for a quiet and safe place to raise your family, Ankeny will offer that and more. Although it’s constantly growing, Ankeny provides a close-knit community that’s ideal for families. There are abundant activities for all ages like the Urban Air Trampoline and Adventure Park, B&B Theatres Ankeny 12 & B-Roll Bowling, and more. There are also nearby grocery stores, shopping malls, and more, so you can find any food, clothing, or home goods you may need for your family just outside your door.

  1. Ample Job Opportunities

There are numerous great employers in the area that will provide great job opportunities for all fields. Casey’s is headquartered in Ankeny, the public schools are great for local teachers, and additional employers like Oldcastle Materials, The Lauridsen Group, and others will offer even more jobs. However, Ankeny is ideally located close to Des Moines, Iowa, and Ames, Iowa, so you can easily commute whether you work at Iowa State University or in Downtown Des Moines.

  1. Great Education

Ankeny’s schools offer a great education for students of all ages. The Ankeny Community School District offers a variety of elementary, middle, and high schools, so your student can have a good education across town. There is also a selection of private schools if you’d prefer to customize your student’s courses. DMACC Ankeny Campus is a great community college where students can get started on their degree, and you can take I-35 or US-69 to Ames if you go to Iowa State.

  1. Ankeny is Safe

If you’re searching for a safe place to live, Ankeny will tick that box. Whether you’re worried about violent or property crimes, both are far below the national average here. Best Places shows that the crime rate in Ankeny is below the average in the United States as well as across Iowa.

  1. Abundant Recreation

Outdoor lovers will thrive in Ankeny. Golfers can spend their days at Ankeny Golf and Country Club, Briarwood Club of Ankeny, or Talons of Tuscany Golf Club. Although many of these clubs have membership fees, it may be worth it if you enjoy golfing on a pristine course. Meanwhile, the whole family can enjoy some fun at Ankeny Miracle Park, the Prairie Ridge Sports Complex, and other local parks. However, if you’re in the mood to be more immersed in nature, you can go explore Saylorville Lake for hiking, camping, and water sports.

  1. Near Des Moines

One of the greatest perks of living in Ankeny is its proximity to Des Moines! When you live in a suburb, you can enjoy a quiet lifestyle with easy access to the nearby city, and this is no exception. Some places you’ll want to visit regularly are the Science Center of Iowa, the Des Moines Art Center, the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, and the Des Moines Downtown Farmers’ Market. All these spaces will provide plenty of entertainment and excitement, and they’re constantly changing!

Learn More About Our Apartments in Ankeny, IA

It’s easy to see why Ankeny is an amazing place to live and our 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments in Ankeny, IA will only enhance your experience here. With our selection of floor plans, you can easily find a home that suits your lifestyle, whether you live alone, have roommates, or live with your family. In each home, you can expect features like in-home washers and dryers, fully equipped kitchens, private patios or balconies, and tall ceilings. All this, and much more, will make your day-to-day life a breeze, but our community amenities are just as exciting. You can spend time outdoors at the heated swimming pool and jacuzzi, basketball court, or picnic area, and indoors, the fitness center, game room, and business center will offer anything else you’re looking for. Contact our team at Tradition Apartments today to come home!

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