Site selectors call it a positive vibe. People in Ankeny call it community pride.
Over 90% feel they live a healthy & productive life according to the 2014: Ankeny Central Iowa Human Capital Survey. Eighty-nine percent are optimistic about Ankeny's economic future and 92% would recommend others to live in the community.
Ankeny has 46 public parks and greenways, three regional trails connecting over 500 miles of trails including the new Ankeny Market Pavilion at the trail head of the internationally recognized High Trestle Trail.
Coupled with Ankeny's close proximity to other entertainment options in the surrounding metro areas makes this community an ideal place to live and work.
For additional information, visit the Ankeny Parks and Recreation website.