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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Des Moines County, Iowa

Des Moines County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of 2000, the population was 42,351. Its county seat is Burlington. The county is part of the Burlington, IA–IL Micropolitan Statistical Area. It is one of Iowa's two original counties along with Dubuque County; both were organized by the Michigan Territorial legislature in 1834. Des Moines County should not be confused with the city of Des Moines, which is the capital of Iowa. Des Moines County sits on Iowa's eastern border alongside the Mississippi River. The city of Des Moines is in Polk County in south-central Iowa. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Iowa State$74,100 Average House Value (as of 2000)
41,843 Population (as of 2000)$41,985 Average House Income (as of 2000)
38,767 Population (current)347.3 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)1.8 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
1,195 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$110,495,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
18,273 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$504,519,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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Median Ages (as of 2000)

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