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Des Moines, IA

Polk County, Iowa

Latitude: 41.590939     Longitude: -93.620866
Population 194,163 (2005)
Elevation of Des Moines, Iowa: 864 feet
DES MOINES is located in POLK county, Iowa at latitude 41.590939 and longitude -93.620866 with an elevation of 864 feet. The population of DES MOINES is 194,163 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of -2.27% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of DES MOINES is 50317.

More data for Des Moines,IA: Demographic Profile - Social Profile - Economic Profile - Housing Profile

Population 2005: 194,163
Population 2004: 194,157
Population 2003: 196,688
Population 2002: 198,017
Population 2001: 199,366
Population 2000: 198,682 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 193,187 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: -2.27%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 2.84%

Population (2005 Estimate): 196,917
Male: 95,154 (48.32%)
Female: 101,763 (51.68%)

Median age: 35.20 years

Races, 2005 Data (% change from 2000):
White: 76.07% (-3.50%)
Hispanic or Latino: 9.62% (+3.01%)
Black or African American: 8.49% (+0.42%)
Asian: 4.61% (+1.11%)
Other race: 3.91% (+0.39%)
Two or more races: 1.33% (-0.90%)
American Indian: 0.29% (-0.06%)
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.02% (-0.03%)

Housing Units: 85,067 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 75.7964 square miles
Water Area: 1.4512 square miles

Most populous zip code: 50317



All zip codes:
50301, 50302, 50303, 50304, 50305, 50306, 50307, 50308, 50309, 50310, 50311, 50312, 50313, 50314, 50315, 50316, 50317, 50318, 50319, 50320, 50321, 50327, 50328, 50329, 50330, 50331, 50332, 50333, 50334, 50335, 50336, 50338, 50339, 50340, 50347, 50350, 50359, 50360, 50361, 50362, 50363, 50364, 50367, 50368, 50369, 50380, 50381, 50391, 50392, 50393, 50394, 50395, 50396, 50397, 50936, 50940, 50947, 50950, 50980, 50981
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Des Moines

Windsor Heights, IA 4.8mi W
Pleasant Hill, IA 5.6mi E
Berwick, IA 6.7mi NE
Urbandale, IA 6.7mi WNW
West Des Moines, IA 6.8mi W
Saylorville, IA 6.9mi N
Johnston, IA 7.1mi NW
Norwalk, IA 8mi SSW
Clive, IA 8.4mi W
Altoona, IA 8.7mi ENE


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 15,927 (8.09%)
5 to 9 years: 13,138 (6.67%)
10 to 14 years: 12,772 (6.49%)
15 to 19 years: 12,209 (6.20%)
20 to 24 years: 10,981 (5.58%)
25 to 34 years: 32,640 (16.58%)
35 to 44 years: 31,929 (16.21%)
45 to 54 years: 27,014 (13.72%)
55 to 59 years: 11,872 (6.03%)
60 to 64 years: 8,399 (4.27%)
65 to 74 years: 9,933 (5.04%)
75 to 84 years: 7,360 (3.74%)
85 years and over: 2,743 (1.39%)

Median age: 35.20 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 147,954 (75.14%)
21 years and over: 141,555 (71.89%)
62 years and over: 25,450 (12.92%)
65 years and over: 20,036 (10.17%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 147,954 (75.14%)
Male: 70,820 (47.87% of this group)
Female: 77,134 (52.13% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 20,036 (10.17%)
Male: 7,693 (38.40% of this group)
Female: 12,343 (61.60% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 194,301 (98.67%)
Two or more Races: 2,616 (1.33%)
White: 149,786 (76.07%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 18,952 (9.62%)
Black or African American: 16,709 (8.49%)
Asian: 9,071 (4.61%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 44 (0.02%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 564 (0.29%)
Some other race: 7,701 (3.91%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 18,952 (9.62%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 2,616 (1.33%)
White and Black or African American: 721 (0.37%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 379 (0.19%)
White and Asian: 535 (0.27%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 45 (0.02%)
Two races including Some other race: 342 (0.17%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 1,814 (0.92%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 196,917 (100.00%)
Householder: 84,191 (42.75%)
Spouse: 37,018 (18.80%)
Child: 53,414 (27.13%)
Other relatives: 12,031 (6.11%)
Nonrelatives: 10,263 (5.21%)
Unmarried partner: 5,773 (2.93%)
Total households: 84,463
Family households (families): 50,404 (59.68%)
With own children under 18 years: 25,385 (30.05%)
Married-couple families: 36,999 (43.80%)
With own children under 18 years: 17,005 (20.13%)
Male householder, no wife present: 3,766 (4.46%)
With own children under 18 years: 2,351 (2.78%)
Female householder, no husband present: 9,639 (11.41%)
With own children under 18 years: 6,029 (7.14%)
Nonfamily households: 34,059 (40.32%)
Householder living alone: 28,399 (33.62%)
65 years and over: 8,560 (10.13%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 28,623 (33.89%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 16,356 (19.36%)
Average household size : 2.33
Average family size: 3.04

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