The city was incorporated as a city in 1864 and named after former U.S Congressman – Oakes Ames. Senior Living in the area has a plenty of options and you can choose one for you or your family members.

Bickford of Ames
2418 Kent Ave, Ames, Iowa 50010
The Rose of Ames
1315 Coconino Road, Ames, Iowa 50014
The Waterford at Ames
1325 Coconino Rd Suite 300, Ames, Iowa 50014