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West Des Moines Demographic Information
Age Ranges 0-9: 14.83% 10-17: 10.03% 18-29: 19.54% 30-39: 18.00% 40-49: 14.37% 50-64: 13.60% 65 & Over: 9.63%
Population Land Area: 26.78 sq mi Total Population: 56,905 Population Density Ranking (National): 52nd percentile Population Density Ranking (State): 81st percentile Population Growth Rate: 0 Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 77th percentile Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 98th percentile
Income Median Income: $57,938 Average Income Households W/ Children: $98,023 Median Income Ranking (National): 79th percentile Median Income Ranking (State): 93rd percentile Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 89th percentile Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 97th percentile
Households Married: 51st percentile Single: 49th percentile Married With Children: 25th percentile Married With No Children: 26th percentile Single With Children: 6th percentile Single With No Children: 43rd percentile
Schools School District Name: WEST DES MOINES COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT Student/Teacher Ratio: 15.91 : 1
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