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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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1256 Des Moines, IA Jobs Found


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Richdale Apartments - IA - Des Moines - posted 18 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
Administrative Assistant Reports Directly To: VP of Operations Position Summary: Perform a wide range of administrative and office support activiti...
Freedom Home Health Care - IA - Des Moines - posted 27 days ago
**LOCAL DES MOINES, IA CANDIDATES ONLY** We are only looking for Candidates currently located in Des Moines (not those that will relocate later on)...
Fast Switch, Ltd. - IA - Des Moines - posted 5 days ago
JOB REQUISITION Des Moines - Senior Recruiter CS- RHT LOCATION DES MOINES JOB DESCRIPTION Job Summary As a Senior Recruiter your responsibilities w...
Robert Half - IA - Des Moines - posted 30 days ago
About the Company: Examination Management Services, Inc. (EMSI) provides leading-edge medical information, risk management and investigation servic...
EMSI - IA - Des Moines - posted 23 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 18 days ago
Freeman is seeking a Warehouse - Lead to be responsible for assigning work within the department and monitoring until completion. Maintain communic...
Freeman - Des Moines - posted 19 days ago
Must be able to read a tape measure/ruler. Lift 40-50lbs. Candidates will be working on production floor doing various jobs such as feeding machine...
Kelly Services - IA - Des Moines - posted 14 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 25 days ago

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