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Knoxville, Iowa is a fun, family-friendly community located just 25 miles southeast of Des Moines in south-central Iowa. Knoxville’s close proximity to Des Moines makes it a community with the perfect blend of rural charm and big city access. 

Knoxville Raceway

Maybe you’ve heard about the Knoxville Raceway? It's known as the Sprint Car Capital of the World! The Knoxville Raceway boasts 25,000 seats, fifty-six VIP sky boxes, and a racing surface which is always conducive to fast, side-by-side competition.  You and your family can enjoy the races along with other fans from all over the world!

Lake Red Rock

Living in Knoxville gives you quick access year-round to Iowa’s largest lake. Lake Red Rock is a major recreation destination for Iowans – you can spend the day or weekend enjoying walking and biking trails, hiking, fishing, swimming, kayaking, and hunting. You’ll also have access to surrounding state parks which include campsites and a paved 13-mile hiking/biking trail. During the winter months you can even spot eagles flying around the lake!

For more information about events in Knoxville, as well as business and community information, check out the Knoxville's official website and the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce website.

Easy Access to Des Mones Metro Area

While Knoxville has many events to offer, it is also just a short drive to Des Moines where you have access to events and attractions like the Blank Park Zoo, the Iowa Cubs, the Science Center of Iowa, the Des Moines Arts Festival and the Des Moines Farmers Market. For additional information, check out the Catch Des Moines website, which includes events and entertainment around Des Moines Metro area.

Looking to move soon?  Then check out the current list of available Knoxville homes for sale and come see for yourself why Knoxville has everything you're looking for in a community.

Knoxville Homes for Sale:

Beds/Baths: 4/4
MLS # 539472
Your beautiful home is now available! This extremely fine home features four bedrooms, four baths, open floor plan, large deck, walkout basement, and located in the Westridge development. All bedrooms have walk-in closets, with the large master having a spacious attached bath featuring jetted tub and shower. First floor features a large open kitchen with solid surface counter tops and all appliances. There is a sitting room off the Great Room as well as a separate dining room. Utilities are located on the main level. The family room on the lower level has heated floors for your comfort. The large triple attached garage has one stall which is extra large and would easily accommodate a large pickup, boat, or other large items, (about 33’ deep.) House features 2X6 construction resulting in low heating bills (Budget billing for the past 12 months is $66/month). Home Warranty included. Shown by appointment.
Beds/Baths: 0/0
MLS # 543436
Great commercial or light industry building lot . Priced to sell. Call your agent today
Beds/Baths: 3/2
MLS # 545675
One of a kind modern ranch home in wonderful Westridge Neighbrhd backing to wooded greenbelt on nearly half acre lot will grab your attn! Privacy & serenity best describe this property. This 2700+ sqft home offers 3 spacious bedrooms incldg the Master Suite w/ full updated bath & another remodeled 3/4 bath. A huge bonus room or 4th non-conforming bedroom w/ nearly 500 sqft alone allows this home to fit many buyer's needs. This Jack Bloodgood design is designed w/ an emphasis on Contempory architect as well as many Alpine Lodge influences incldg the 22' living rm ceiling height to the loft like upper level over looking the stunning living room w/ wood burning fireplace, stone FP surround, wood planking above mantle, ceilings & skylights. The solarium w/ tile floors may be your fav room in the house. The amount of nature light in this home is another design feature you will grasp ahold of. Ample storage includg a 12x18 storage room. Geothermal HVAC. All appls stay & 1 yr Home Warranty.
Beds/Baths: 3/1
MLS # 550332
Country living! 1.5 story home features 3 bedrooms and full bath, large living room, den and eat-in kitchen. Good hardwood floors. Some newer windows. Full basement. 2 car detached garage. Being sold as is. Inspections for buyers knowledge only.
Beds/Baths: 0/0
MLS # 550602
Fantastic Get-A-Way property. This would be the perfect place to PLAY ~ STORE ~ RELAX ~ OR LIVE. Building has electric & water!!

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