Des Moines

Des Moines

Overview for Des Moines, WA

38,282 people live in Des Moines, where the median age is 40.4 and the average individual income is $38,050.87. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

38,282

Total Population

40.4 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$38,050.87

Average individual Income

Around Des Moines, WA

There's plenty to do around Des Moines, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

24
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
49
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including NA11 The Everything Rub & Seasoning, Who's Eating Gilbert's Greats, and Foster Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.72 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.62 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.86 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.58 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.65 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.01 miles 24 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Des Moines, WA

Des Moines has 14,801 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Des Moines do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 38,282 people call Des Moines home. The population density is 4,579.66 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

38,282

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

40.4

Median Age

48.35 / 51.65%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
14,801

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$38,050.87

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Des Moines, WA

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Des Moines. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Mount Rainier High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Holy Trinity Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Parkside Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
North Hill Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Pacific Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Woodmont K-8 School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Des Moines Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PRIVATE
1st - 12th
No rating available
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