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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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1294 Des Moines, IA Jobs Found


We seek an ambitious, entry level Outside B2B Sales Representative to sell specialized solutions to new and existing customers in an industrial set...
Certified Labs - Des Moines - posted 23 days ago
Need a great job that is Temp to Hire? Is forklift your expertise? Kelly Services is now hiring forklift drivers in Des Moines, IA. We are currentl...
Kelly Services - IA - Des Moines - posted 4 days ago
Our Kaplan University Des Moines is actively recruiting Nurse Educators for on ground campus roles for various term starts throughout the 2016-2017...
Kaplan University - Des Moines - posted 30 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
Job ID: 3785 Position Description: Ryerson is a leading distributor and processor of metals in North America. Headquartered in Chicago, we operate ...
Ryerson - IA - Des Moines - posted 13 days ago
Job Description SouthLaw, P.C., a nationally recognizedleader in the mortgage banking and creditor’s rights industry, seeks an energetic,highly mot...
SouthLaw, P.C. - IA - West Des Moines - posted 20 days ago
EnvironmentalTechnician (LDAR) – Des Moines, IA TrihydroCorporation, an Environmental Engineering and Consulting Firm has an openingfor an Environm...
Trihydro Corporation - IA - Des Moines - posted 25 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 5 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 18 days ago
Retail management professionals, are you ready to apply your leadership background to something fun and different that will allow you to build a re...
EZCORP - Des Moines - posted 5 days ago

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