This little subdivision in the heart of Des Moines is small but mighty! It sits on only 0.438 square miles, where one-fourth of it is the Woodland Cemetery and one-fifth of it is public schools (elementary and special education). This neighborhood is full of interesting and charming houses, and mature trees. You can just feel the essence of Des Moines as you walk down these streets. Strong sense of community and loyalty to this magnificent city is felt in the air. Homes featured are mainly older homes; however there are few newer constructions. This part of the city is often referred to as Ingersoll area and in the last few years has gained in popularity due to the booming life happening on the Ingersoll Ave. There are street festivals, many restaurants, small shops, coffee shops, etc., making this area so popular with people that are looking for a home. It is within walking distance to everything. Everything is nearby here. Neighborhood Finance Corporation is working on revitalizing this area.