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Homes for Sale in Adair, IA

Adair is a vibrant small town in the heart of Iowa, in both Adair and Guthrie counties.

This city boasts a proud heritage, with its roots extending back to the 19th century. Even in the modern age, Adair upholds its quaint charm, surrounded by rolling hills and abundant corn and soybean fields. Immerse in culture and history at the local museum. Explore the outdoors at one of the various city parks and recreational areas. Des Moines is also just a short drive away for those looking for big city amenities. It’s no wonder Adair has become a desirable place to live with its tranquil atmosphere and sense of pride. Contact us today to learn more about the homes for sale in the area.

EXPANSIVE LOT SIZES: Adair, Iowa, is a peaceful and pleasant community with houses built on spacious lots. Expansive lawns border many properties in the area. This extra legroom is perfect for summer cookouts or activities for children. The lush green of the grass brings a certain energy and beauty to the neighborhood. Some yards boast shade from large and mature trees. The neighborhood’s generous lawns provide ample green space around each home, creating a serene atmosphere.

CONVENIENT ACCESS: The Grand Army of the Republic Highway in Iowa runs through Adair. This highway was named after the Grand Army of the Republic organization composed of veterans of the Union Army. It was formally dedicated in 1947 in honor of Civil War veterans. It serves as an important transportation route for residents in Adair, providing them with convenient access to neighboring areas. The highway provides them with opportunities for exploration and commerce with neighboring towns.

CLASSIC HOUSES: The charm and uniqueness of Adair are due to its diverse selection of classic home styles. This lovely town offers a variety of home styles and layouts so everyone can find something to suit their needs and preferences, from upgraded open-concept designs to traditional, more closed-off options. The most popular style is the split-level home, known for having living spaces divided by stairs and partial walls. Split-level homes are known for having efficient living space use due to split stairways. There are one-story ranch-style homes that offer great options for customization. Ranch-style houses are often scattered throughout town and have many unique characteristics.

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Homes in Adair, IA

5 Real Estate Facts About Adair Homes for Sale

  • Prices for starter homes in Adair cost between $70,000 to $170,000.
  • Entry-level houses for sale have a square footage of 766 to 1,200 square feet.
  • Upscale properties in the Adair, Iowa, real estate market have a price range of $265,000 to $320,000.
  • Premium-quality homes measure between 2,308 to 2,935 square feet.
  • Larger homes in the area come in lots with sizes ranging from 1.87 to 14 acres.
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Adair, IA Map

Adair is situated along Interstate 80, which runs east-west across Iowa. The town is also accessible via U.S. Highway 25, which runs north-south through the city.

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Things to Do Around Adair, IA

Jesse James Historical Site

This historical site marks where Jesse James and his gang carried out the world's first robbery of a moving train in 1873.

Dew Drop Inn

The Dew Drop Inn Restaurant offers delicious burgers, sandwiches, and good ice cream at attractive prices.

Crestwood Hills Golf Course

This golf facility offers its patrons an 18-hole, private stock holding course with Lake Anita State Park and the local airport on its borders.

Ruby's Pub & Grill

This restaurant serves half-pound burgers that are hand-pressed daily and made to order. They also offer hand-breaded and hand-cut tenderloins


Schools in Adair, IA

School NameGradesAdmission
Adair-Casey Elementary SchoolPK - 6Public
Adair-Casey Jr. High School7 - 8Public