Greater South Side Real Estate Market Overview

Could Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Greater South Side. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular ne...ighborhoods near Greater South Side such as Indianola Hills and Drake. When you’re ready, Trulia has 29 resale and new homes in Greater South Side lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$95,000

Median Sales Price

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$62

Price Per Sqft

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$975

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Greater South Side show a -10% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Greater South Side for May 17 to Aug 16 was $95,000 based on 3 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Greater South Side was $62, an increase of 13% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Greater South Side for Jul 17 to Aug 17 was $975.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Greater South Side has very low crime relative to the rest of Polk County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Greater South Side can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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4

Counts of Assault

1

Count of Burglary


Best Schools in Greater South Side

There are 11 schools in Greater South Side.

Elementary Schools
7

Downtown School

Public, K-6

2

Wright Elementary School

Public, PK-5

1

Morris Elementary School

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
2

Brody Middle School

Public, 6-8

2

Mccombs Middle School

Public, 6-8

1

Callanan Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
4

Roosevelt High School

Public, 9-12

1

Lincoln High School

Public, 9-12

N/A

Orchard Place School

Public, K-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Greater South Side by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
40%
Single residents
Home owners
75%
Home owners
Median age
40
Median age
Household income
$47,716
Median household income
College educated
28%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Greater South Side commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
97% commute by car
0% commute by bike
1% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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