Prosperous Ankeny, situated in Polk County, Iowa, is a fast growing, family city named in the top ten towns for families in 2008 by Family Circle. Ankeny is a job rich town with a healthy economy thanks to many big-name employers.

Great shopping and restaurants in the area are abundant with four convenient malls to pick from. Specialty stores are available.  Two examples being the Treasure House for seasonal and home decorating fun, along with Quilter’s Cupboard for all your crafting desires.

A night out at a great restaurant can be a delicious treat for the whole family at fine dining establishments such as the Waterfront Seafood Market, Jethro’s BBQ Lakehouse and many more fine diners.

For keeping active and healthy, The City of Ankey has many outlets for activity. Ankey boasts many activity rich parks. These parks include such amenities as a dog park over 7 acres with walking and biking trails with a half-acre pond for great fishing. Angel’s Park features the town’s largest playground with impressive playground equipment that will keep you children busy for hours.

Ankey Community School District is one of Iowa’s fastest growing school districts with 10 elementary schools, 4 middle schools and 2 high schools. A number of higher education facilities are available, those being Des Moines Area Community College and Faith Babtist Bible College and Theological Seminary.

Welcome to Akney!