Des Moines County Population 2017

Des Moines County's estimated population is 39,739 with a growth rate of -0.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Des Moines County is the 16th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201639,739-246-0.62%
201539,985-158-0.39%
201440,143-294-0.73%
201340,4371720.43%
201240,2651700.42%
201140,095-162-0.40%
201040,257-2,357-5.53%
199042,614-3,589-7.77%
198046,203-779-1.66%
197046,9822,3775.33%
196044,6052,5496.06%
195042,0565,25214.27%
194036,804-1,358-3.56%
193038,1622,6427.44%
192035,520-625-1.73%
191036,1451560.43%
190035,9896651.88%
189035,3242,2256.72%
188033,0995,84321.44%
187027,2567,64538.98%
186019,6116,62350.99%
185012,9887,411132.89%
18405,5770.00%

Des Moines County Population Growth

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Des Moines County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White36,14490.95%
Black or African American2,3565.93%
Two or More Races1,0212.57%
Asian3150.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native1300.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.05%

Des Moines County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Des Moines County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Burlington2562525277-348-1.36%
West Burlington30122945-67-2.22%
Mediapolis15601553-7-0.45%
Danville934926-8-0.86%
Middletown316334185.70%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990