Waukee Community

The City of Waukee is a dynamic and growing community that was incorporated in 1878. Over the years Waukee has transformed from a small rural town to an active suburb of the Greater Des Moines Metropolitan Area. Waukee upholds a small town atmosphere focused on families and friends with convenient access to local and regional amenities. The Waukee community has long made investing in families an important part of the culture in Waukee, which is evident in the quality of its school district, park facilities and annual festivals held throughout the year.

The City of Waukee has been recognized as the fastest growing community in the State of Iowa as well as being located within one of the fastest growing counties within the United States. The official Census estimate based on July 2013 data is 17,077. Waukee is located within Dallas County, Iowa, which in 2008 was recognized by CNN Money.com as one of the top counties for job growth.

Community Information
The City of Waukee offers many resources to obtain information about governmental and community events. Click the links below to explore the many services available in the Waukee Community.
  1. Community Organizations

    Explore the community organizations in Waukee.

  2. Jobs

    Explore employment opportunities with the City of Waukee.

  3. Special Programs

    Learn about special programs offered in the Waukee community.

  4. Summertime in Waukee

    Get ready to soak up the summertime in Waukee! There are so many events and activities going on this summer that you'll never need to leave city limits.

  5. Visit Waukee

    Check out the attractions and amenities of Waukee.

  1. Waukee Amenities

    Find out more about the amenities that make Waukee a great city.

  2. Waukee Communications

    Explore all the ways the City of Waukee communicates with its residents.

  3. Waukee History

    Read about Waukee's history.

  4. FAQ

    City of Waukee FAQs