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Des Moines (pronounced /dɪˈmɔɪn/), (allegedly French: "Des Moines", French meaning "City of Monks" ) is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is named after the Des Moines River, which may have been adapted from the French Rivière Des Moines, literally meaning "River of the Monks" (however, see "History" section below). The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States according to 2007 estimates with 546,599 residents according to United States Census Bureau. The city proper population was 198,682 at the 200... (from wikipedia)
 
 
 

 
General Information
Polk County216,284 Population (as of 2000)
Iowa State219,068 Population (current)
117.5 Square Miles of Land1.9 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.6 Square Miles of Water$84,681 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$38,003 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
5,877 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$1,110,381,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
128,804 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$4,481,856,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
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Ethnicity (as of 2000)
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Median Ages (as of 2000)
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1202 Des Moines, IA Jobs Found


WestWind has multiple forklift position available at our Des Moines warehouses. These persons perform tasks associated with moving goods fromone pl...
WestWind Logistics, LLC - IA - Des Moines - posted 6 days ago
Division Information Spectrum Brands – Pet, Home & Garden, based in St. Louis, Missouri, is a leading supplier of well-recognized consumer products...
Spectrum Brands - IA - Des Moines - posted 4 days ago
Division Information Spectrum Brands – Pet, Home & Garden, based in St. Louis, Missouri, is a leading supplier of well-recognized consumer products...
Spectrum Brands - IA - Des Moines - posted 19 days ago
Through a continuum of services, Woodward Community Based Services , a division of Sequel Youth and Family Services, provides education, counseling...
Sequel Youth and Family Services - IA - Des Moines - posted 4 days ago
Job ID: 4023 Position Description: Joseph T. Ryerson and Son, Inc., one of the leading distributors and processors of metals in the US, is currentl...
Ryerson - IA - Des Moines - posted 4 days ago
Anthem, Inc. is the nation's leading health benefits company serving the needs of approximately 40 million medical members nationwide. Your Talent....
CareMore Health Plan - IA - Des Moines - posted 21 days ago
Join a Legacy of Innovation 110 Years and Counting! Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Daiichi Sankyo, Co., Ltd. The Company currently ...
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. - IA - Des Moines - posted about 17 hours ago
#richdalejobs Be a part of the team that develops and manages the best Class A communities in the Midwest! Richdale Apartments, a family owned and ...
Richdale Apartments - IA - Des Moines - posted 18 days ago
#richdalejobs Be a part of the team that develops and manages the best Class A communities in the Midwest! Richdale Apartments / Slosburg Companies...
Richdale Apartments - IA - Des Moines - posted 20 days ago
Medical care professionals, are you looking for an exciting and rewarding career opportunity to work with a leading provider of laser vision correc...
LasikPlus - IA - West Des Moines - posted 24 days ago

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