In 2017, Des Moines, WA had a population of 31.1k people with a median age of 40.5 and a median household income of $60,814. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Des Moines, WA grew from 30,904 to 31,080, a 0.57% increase and its median household income grew from $59,948 to $60,814, a 1.44% increase.
The population of Des Moines, WA is 53.2% White Alone, 18.2% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% Asian Alone. N/A% of the people in Des Moines, WA speak a non-English language, and 87.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Des Moines, WA are Highline College (1,938 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Des Moines, WA is $290,700, and the homeownership rate is 57.9%. Most people in Des Moines, WA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 28.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Des Moines, WA is 2 cars per household.