Oakridge Neighborhood is not just a housing facility, but truly a neighborhood, a community of people gaining stability while preparing for the next step in their life’s journey.

We have a globally diverse population of 1,000 people that make Oakridge Neighborhood home, and we serve others from the Des Moines area with our roust social service programs.

countries represented

languages spoken

children under 18

refugees and immigrants

average household income


Oakridge Neighborhood is unique in its ability to provide for the most basic needs of low-income and refugee families through quality government assisted permanent housing in conjunction with human services, making it an integral part of the greater Des Moines housing and human services continuum.