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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:

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MLS # 505855
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: 3/3
MLS # 533347
Looking for country living? Then you'll want to see this nice walk out ranch home with 3+ bedrooms and 2 3/4 baths. Laundry on the main floor and a 2 car attached garage. Master on the main and a non-conforming 4th bedroom in the basement. Don't miss out on this one!!
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MLS # 454364
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MLS # 550602
Fantastic Get-A-Way property. This would be the perfect place to PLAY ~ STORE ~ RELAX ~ OR LIVE. Building has electric & water!!
Beds/Baths: 3/2
MLS # 551749
Welcome to the Homes on Harlan St! This 3 bedroom, 2 full bath ranch home is currently under construction ~ The great room offers a vaulted ceiling in the living area ~ the eat-in kitchen has a breakfast bar & sliders that go to the back deck ~ The master bedroom has a walk-in closet & dual sink vanity ~ main floor laundry ~ full basement is ready for finishing, is stubbed for a 3rd bath & has an egress window ~ the bsmt walls have all been insulated as well as the ceiling so it makes a great rec room as it is ~ All but 2 photos shown are of it's sister house at 1017 Harlan with the garage on the opposite side so you can see this home ~ new home will have Oxford Blue vinyl siding ~ shingles are Quarry Grey ~ kitchen & bathroom cabinetry & vanities are country white ~ rich medium brown laminate flooring throughout ~ bathrooms & laundry will be a patterned grey vinyl flooring ~ brushed nickel light fixture bases w/etched glass ~ brushed nickel bases on fans in living room & 3 bedrooms ~

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