In 2018, Des Moines City PUMA, IA had a population of 202k people with a median age of 33.9 and a median household income of $51,460. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Des Moines City PUMA, IA grew from 201,421 to 201,836, a 0.206% increase and its median household income grew from $48,962 to $51,460, a 5.1% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Des Moines City PUMA, IA are White (Non-Hispanic) (65.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11%), White (Hispanic) (9.89%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.25%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.51%). 18.5% of the households in Des Moines City PUMA, IA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 91.8% of the residents in Des Moines City PUMA, IA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Des Moines City PUMA, IA are Drake University (1,528 degrees awarded in 2019), Grand View University (522 degrees), and Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center (464 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Des Moines City PUMA, IA was $124,600, and the homeownership rate was 58.4%. Most people in Des Moines City PUMA, IA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Des Moines City PUMA, IA was 2 cars per household.
Des Moines City PUMA, IA borders Warren, Jasper, Marion, Dallas (West) & Madison Counties PUMA, IA, West Des Moines & Urbandale Cities PUMA, IA, and Ankeny & Altoona Cities PUMA, IA.