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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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ILocatum Staffing - Des Moines, IA - posted 8 days ago
JOB REQUISITION Des Moines Staffing Support RHT LOCATION DES MOINES JOB DESCRIPTION Job Summary As a member of the Staffing Support team you are re...
Robert Half International - IA - Des Moines - posted 11 days ago
JOB REQUISITION Des Moines Accountemps Staffing Manager LOCATION DES MOINES ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS JOB DESCRIPTION Job Summary Our Staffing Managers ...
Robert Half International - IA - Des Moines - posted 11 days ago
JOB REQUISITION Des Moines* Accountemps Staffing Manager LOCATION DES MOINES ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS JOB DESCRIPTION Job Summary Our Staffing Managers...
Robert Half International - IA - Des Moines - posted 11 days ago
Kelly Scientific is currently seeking Analytical Chemists for one of our top clients in Des Moines, Iowa. This is a full-time position – 1st, 2nd, ...
Kelly Scientific Resources - IA - Des Moines - posted 17 days ago
Kelly Scientific is currently seeking Laboratory Technicians for one of our top clients in Des Moines, Iowa. This is a full-time position – 1st, 2n...
Kelly Scientific Resources - IA - Des Moines - posted 17 days ago
Overview: About Aramark Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn,...
Aramark - IA - Des Moines - posted 3 days ago
FLOATING PROPERTY MANAGER- DES MOINES Must be willing to travel up to 50% 1-3 years of experience, ability to work weekends necessary (3) Weeks PTO...
BH Management Services, Inc. - IA - Des Moines - posted 14 days ago
Advertising Sales Executive - Des Moines Do you want to be a part of a positive and fun organization? Liturgical Publications Inc is growing its Ad...
Liturgical Publications Inc - IA - Des Moines - posted 20 days ago
COMPETENCIES Adaptability - Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment (e.g., people, proces...
YRC Freight - Des Moines, IA - posted 17 days ago

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