Waukee’s economy is thriving. The city’s long history of meaningful investment and financial stability has given the community an edge. The City of Waukee is strategic in its development decisions, and recognizes that its investments in infrastructure, education, and labor are vital to the success of area businesses and to the economy as a whole. Waukee has experienced phenomenal population growth over the last decade, and the draw for young, educated professionals is expected to continue in the coming years.
Take a quick and comprehensive look at all the best Waukee has to offer through its demographics, business corridors, and more with our Community Profile.
Iowa’s Fastest Growing Community
Waukee has a low unemployment rate, along with a highly educated workforce. Many employees in the Waukee Laborshed area (which includes West Des Moines, Clive, and neighboring rural communities) are commuting to other cities for work, and indicate that they would be likely to change or accept employment for a better opportunity. Waukee’s demographics demonstrate that the community is perfectly poised for further economic growth.