Ankeny Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) is a private business organization. AEDC's mission is to support and grow the business community in the area. This mission has remained the same over the past 50 years. As a result, we are one of the fastest growing communities in the nation.
Ankeny is located at the crossroads of the nation at the intersection of I-35 and I-80. It features the third busiest airport in the state, an abundant talent pool, three colleges within the city limits and four universities within a 25 minute drive. It is a community dedicated to quality of life, education and business success.
All of this combines into a unique mix that is Ankeny. We invite you to explore our vibrant community and discover for yourself why so many businesses select and stay in Ankeny.