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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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1208 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 14 days ago
The Iowa Orthopaedic Center, a Center of Excellence, is looking to add an Orthopaedic Physican Assistant to our quickly growing Des Moines team! Th...
Iowa Orthopaedic Center P.C. - Des Moines - posted 6 days ago
Des Moines based local sales position includes a base salary plus uncapped monthly incentives, along with auto allowance and full benefits. Mspark ...
Mspark - IA - Des Moines - posted 1 day 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 12 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 12 days ago
Commercial Bond Underwriter - West Des Moines, Iowa Sharpen your talent as an “intrapreneur”. Merchants Bonding Company is looking for a risk and f...
Merchants Bonding Co - West Des Moines - posted 7 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 29 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 9 days 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 26 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 28 days ago

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