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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: 0/0
MLS # 543436
Great commercial or light industry building lot . Priced to sell. Call your agent today
Beds/Baths: 3/4
MLS # 537470
Looking for that one-of-a-kind acreage? Close proximity to town and Hwy 5/92 by-pass on hard surface road ~ Spacious home with lots of storage and great natural light through large windows and skylights ~ Living Room with beautiful gas fireplace ~ Gorgeous kitchen with center island, wine rack and adjoining dining ~ Large master with en-suite, huge walk-in closet and access to private deck ~ Welcoming front porch, main level laundry, access to rear deck, handicap ramp in garage ~ Lower level is currently set up as in-law suites; one has non-conforming bedroom; walk-out to patio area; each with laundry hook-ups and full bath. Explore the possibilities this beautiful home can offer to your family.
Beds/Baths: 3/1
MLS # 537932
PRICE REDUCED!! Charming 2 story historic 1,248 sqft 3 bedroom home, just blocks from the town square. This home was has original wood work! Roof is less than 10 years old, entire second floor has updated plumbing, electrical and drywall in the bedrooms. Updated tile bathroom & huge master bedroom with 2 closets! Backyard shed included, plenty of room for storage and lawn equipment.
Beds/Baths: 0/0
MLS # 505732
Westridge Acres offers "fields of distinction" for home owners looking for the ideal location to build their dream home. Look no further than Deer Run Drive's quiet street winding through 19 mostly wooded lots to a cul-de-sac. Deer Run Drive is the latest extension into the Westridge Acres development which boasts the reputation as "one of the most desired locations in Knoxville, Ia to build your premier home". Restrictive Covenants apply. Tax abatement applies.
Beds/Baths: 3/2
MLS # 532930
Nice investment property with a great 2 Car garage with furnace and great work bench. 1-1/2 story with all 3 bedrooms upstairs. Formal Dining, Bathroom, Kitchen and Large Living room round out the main floor.

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