Urbandale apartments for rent are located just eight miles from Des Moines in a quaint suburb that boasts safe neighborhoods, highly-rated schools, bustling business parks and various recreational activities.
Urbandale has experienced record levels of growth in recent years and enjoys a thriving economy, low unemployment rates and a wide array of housing options. In 2007, Urbandale was rated as one of the “100 Best Places to Live” in the United States. Urbandale apartments for rent are interspersed throughout the city and all have access to 33 miles of recreational trails and 850 acres of park land.
The close proximity to Des Moines offers many opportunities for employment, political involvement and entertainment. The city of Des Moines is home to the Principal Financial Group, the Meredith Corporation and Blue Cross Blue Shield. Residents of Urbandale, Iowa may venture to Des Moines to enjoy Broadway shows, opera, jazz concerts, the symphony, “Shakespeare on the Lawn” and the Iowa caucuses, which take place every four years.