Businesses in Des Moines, Iowa

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 15.9%
 Shopping: 14.1%
 Professional Services: 12.8%
 Home Services: 8.5%
 Industry: 8.3%
 Restaurants: 6.8%
 Automotive: 5%
 Other: 28.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts26138.6 years4.21.2
Car repair43237.6 years4.32.0
Beauty salons23724.7 years4.41.1
Hairdressers21127.6 years4.41.0
Government agencies17445.4 years4.20.8
Public administration48540.5 years4.22.2
Social work30336.6 years4.21.4
Atm's24975 years4.31.2
Banks18062 years3.40.8
Finance other25546.7 years4.21.2
Loan companies33236.2 years4.01.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets19132.2 years4.10.9
Apartments19631.6 years3.30.9
General contractors55928.8 years4.32.6
Other construction35731.2 years4.51.7
Real estate59128.4 years3.62.7
All membership organizations18747.5 years4.20.9
Construction of buildings38733.3 years3.91.8
Other membership organizations31044.8 years4.41.4
Wholesale of machinery17537.1 years4.40.8
Dentists24631.8 years3.91.1
Health and medical3,24329.4 years3.815.0
Physicians and surgeons1,16727.8 years3.65.4
Advertising and marketing19826.8 years4.50.9
Corporate management34327.4 years3.91.6
Lawyers legal86929.5 years4.34.0
Scientific and technical services30627.4 years4.01.4
Specialized design21523.3 years4.61.0
Churches39350.3 years4.51.8
Bars, pubs and taverns20024.9 years4.40.9
Electronics stores20528.9 years3.70.9
Hardware stores18439.4 years4.30.9
Office supplies and stationery stores21640.8 years4.21.0
Pharmacies and drug stores21553.7 years4.01.0
Shopping other26637.7 years4.21.2
Area of Des Moines, Iowa82.6 sq mi
Population216,022
Male Population105,761 (49%)
Female Population110,261 (51%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +18%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +21.5%
Median Age33.8
Male Median Age33
Female Median Age34.5
Area Codes515641
NeighborhoodsBeaverdale, Downtown Des Moines, East Village, Greater South Side, Highland Park, Merle Hay, New Visions
Local TimeSunday 4:43 PM
TimezoneCentral Daylight Time
Weather76.9°F scattered clouds
Lat & Lng41.60054° / -93.60911°
Zip Codes5030150302503035030450305More

Des Moines, Iowa - Map

Des Moines, Iowa Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population183,055180,263177,734216,022
Population Density2,216 / mi²2,182 / mi²2,151 / mi²2,615 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Des Moines, Iowa Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 21.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Des Moines, Iowa+18%+19.8%+21.5%
Iowa+21%+11.9%+5%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Des Moines, Iowa Median Age

Median Age: 33.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Des Moines, Iowa33.8 years34.5 years33 years
Iowa38.2 years39.6 years36.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Des Moines, Iowa Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 58,6238,38117,004
5-97,5227,20714,730
10-147,1276,65913,787
15-197,2097,26414,473
20-248,2748,87817,153
25-299,1119,46718,579
30-348,2418,13316,375
35-397,2706,97614,247
40-447,0516,80313,855
45-497,4247,19714,621
50-547,1087,20414,313
55-596,1586,48512,643
60-644,8325,46610,299
65-693,2063,8097,015
70-742,2952,8605,155
75-791,8272,4964,323
80-841,3712,2293,601
85 Plus1,1112,7473,859
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Des Moines, Iowa Population Density

Population Density: 2,615 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Des Moines, Iowa216,02282.6 sq mi2,615 / mi²
Iowa3.1 million56,273.1 sq mi54.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Des Moines, Iowa Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Des Moines, Iowa
 Downtown Des Moines: 21.8%
 East Village: 6.7%
 New Visions: 5.3%
 Other: 66.2%

Business distribution by price for Des Moines, Iowa

 Inexpensive: 46.3%
 Moderate: 43.6%
 Expensive: 7.8%
 Very Expensive: 2.3%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Des Moines, Iowa CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Des Moines, Iowa3,743,705 t17.3 t45,323 t/mi²
Iowa60,512,078 t19.6 t1,075 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Des Moines, Iowa CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)3,743,705 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita17.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtLow (2)
FloodMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Des Moines, Iowa

Des Moines /dᵻˈmɔɪn/ is the capital 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..  ︎  Des Moines, Iowa Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Des Moines, Iowa
 Zip Code 50309: 23.9%
 Zip Code 50310: 10.4%
 Zip Code 50313: 9.3%
 Zip Code 50314: 8.5%
 Zip Code 50317: 8%
 Zip Code 50312: 7.6%
 Zip Code 50315: 7.4%
 Zip Code 50316: 5%
 Other: 19.9%

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