Knoxville


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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 # 410519
English Creek Ridge Development, located on Hwy 5 South of Knoxville, just off of hard surface road. This established area in rural Marion County offers both flat and rolling lots. Giving many options to types of homes to be built.
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MLS # 554648
Great 1st time homebuyer property! Clean and well maintained 2 bedroom 1&1/2 bath home with single detached garage on large lot ~ within walking distance to downtown Knoxville ~ Spacious living & dining area with hardwood floors and wood burning stove ~ Updated kitchen with newer appliances that are all included ~ Enclosed front porch has cozy sitting area ~ bonus room for kids or office space ~ Mud room off kitchen with extra storage ~ 2 large bedrooms with major built-in storage space! Don't delay ~ This is a great place to call your next home!
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MLS # 505978
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.
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Beds/Baths: 3/2
MLS # 553787
Welcome home to this Pristine and Well Maintained home. This 3 bed 1-3/4 bath with all new flooring on the main level. Brand New Metal Roof in the Summer of 2017 on this 2,000 sq ft m/l home. Updated Kitchen includes new appliances and flooring and plenty of space to enjoy. The back yard is like no other you will find in town with the scenic views of the local wildlife. The lower level is finished and is perfect for a playroom or man cave.Come take a look at this beauty.
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MLS # 505857
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.
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