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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 29 days ago
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Robert Half International - IA - Des Moines - posted about 16 hours ago
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Cleaver-Brooks, Inc. - IA - West Des Moines - posted 13 days ago
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Sequel Youth and Family Services - IA - Des Moines - posted 5 days ago
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Sequel Youth and Family Services - IA - Des Moines - posted 22 days ago
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Securitas USA - West Des Moines - posted 25 days ago
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Robert Half International - IA - Des Moines - posted about 16 hours ago
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Robert Half International - IA - Des Moines - posted about 16 hours ago
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Robert Half International - IA - Des Moines - posted about 16 hours ago
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