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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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Good Life RV is looking for a driven Sales Consultant with an entrepreneurial attitude to join its sales team in Des Moines, IA. Good Life RV provi...
Good Life RV - Des Moines - posted 14 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
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BH Management Services, Inc. - IA - Des Moines - posted 25 days ago
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SouthLaw, P.C. - IA - West Des Moines - posted 21 days ago
Iowa Home Care is looking for dedicated and loving professionals to assist us in helping our clients thrive at home! Iowa Home Care's West Des Moin...
Iowa Home Care - Des Moines - posted 12 days ago
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EMSI - IA - Des Moines - posted 26 days ago
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Richdale Apartments - IA - Des Moines - posted 19 days ago
Req ID: 165810 Job Summary Our Staffing Managers work in a team environment and have responsibility for negotiating and developing business with ne...
Accountemps - IA - Des Moines - posted 25 days ago
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OfficeTeam - IA - Des Moines - posted 25 days ago
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