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Des Moines County, IA

Population 2000: 42,351
Square miles: 416.15
Metro area: Burlington


2000 CENSUS DATA
DES MOINES COUNTY IA US
POPULATION
Number Number Number
Total population 42,351
Square miles (land) 416.15
Population per square mile 101.77 52.38 79.56
GENDER
Number Pct Pct Pct
Male 20,459 48.3 49.1 49.1
Female 21,892 51.7 50.9 50.9
AGE
Number Pct Pct Pct
15 or younger 8,433 19.9 20.6 21.4
16-24 5,481 12.9 14.7 13.9
25-44 11,074 26.1 27.6 30.2
45-64 10,296 24.3 22.2 22.0
65+ 7,067 16.7 14.9 12.4
Number Number Number
Average age (years) 39.12 37.55 36.22
RACE AND ETHNICITY
Number Pct Pct Pct
White 39,679 93.7 93.9 75.1
Black or African American 1,511 3.6 2.1 12.3
American Indian and Alaska native 104 0.2 0.3 0.9
Asian 251 0.6 1.3 3.6
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific islander 16 0.0 0.0 0.1
Some other race 289 0.7 1.3 5.5
Two or more races 501 1.2 1.1 2.4
Hispanic or Latino 740 1.7 2.8 12.5
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census; ePodunk

Note: Hispanic ethnicity is a separate data category from race. This number should not be added to race totals.


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