CITY LANDING: About Des Moines

Learn more about the city of Des Moines by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Des Moines will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Des Moines. You can also view apartments for rent in Des Moines, WA by clicking the link and search box below.

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Des Moines Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 13.16%
    10-17: 10.94%
    18-29: 18.81%
    30-39: 17.71%
    40-49: 15.73%
    50-64: 13.96%
    65 & Over: 9.69%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 9.96 sq mi
    Total Population: 26,327
    Population Density Ranking (National): 58th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 52nd percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 53rd percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 32nd percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $41,701
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $51,878
    Median Income Ranking (National): 52nd percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 37th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 48th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 37th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 44th percentile
    Single: 56th percentile
    Married With Children: 21st percentile
    Married With No Children: 23rd percentile
    Single With Children: 11th percentile
    Single With No Children: 45th percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: HIGHLINE SCHOOL DISTRICT
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 18.58 : 1

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