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Sioux Falls, SD vs Des Moines, IA

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Highlights
- Des Moines is 0% more densely populated than Sioux Falls.
- People are 13.7% less likely to be married in Des Moines.
- The Median Age is 0.4 years younger in Des Moines.


People
 Sioux Falls, SDDes Moines, IAUnited States
 170,401214,778321,004,407
 50.1%50.7%50.8%
 49.9%49.3%49.2%
 34.333.937.8
 space3
 148,848202,095308,745,538
 123,975198,682285,036,114
 100,814193,187251,960,433
 37.5%8.1%12.6%
 69.0%11.2%27.4%
 space4
 2,198.42,435.690.9
 77.588.23,531,905.4
 0.52.5264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Sioux Falls, SDDes Moines, IAUnited States
 7.7%7.3%6.2%
 7.1%7.1%6.4%
 6.7%6.5%6.5%
 3.6%3.6%3.9%
 3.8%4.6%4.1%
 5.7%6.0%5.6%
 16.7%16.5%13.7%
 13.2%13.0%12.7%
 11.9%12.2%13.4%
 6.4%6.3%6.7%
 5.5%5.3%6.0%
 6.9%6.7%8.6%
 3.3%3.3%4.4%
 1.8%1.6%1.9%
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 Race
 Sioux Falls, SDDes Moines, IAUnited States
 82.2%66.5%61.5%
 5.3%10.7%12.3%
 2.3%5.9%5.3%
 2.4%0.3%0.7%
 0.0%0.1%0.2%
 0.1%0.2%0.2%
 2.7%3.2%2.3%
 5.0%13.1%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 Sioux Falls, SDDes Moines, IAUnited States
 50.1%43.2%50.2%
     48.6%41.2%48.2%
     1.4%2.0%2.0%
 49.9%56.8%49.8%
     34.0%37.0%33.1%
     10.8%14.2%10.9%
     5.1%5.5%5.8%
 space5
 2.392.502.63
 69,05583,916118,825,921
 41,38348,57378,298,703
     33.2%29.9%31.1%
     41.8%35.5%42.3%
 27,67235,34340,527,218
     18.0%24.2%16.3%
     7.1%10.3%10.3%

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Reviews for Sioux Falls    53 Reviews
Wouldn’t recommend it! - 12/21/2018
Lived here for 10+ years. I can’t wait to move out. This place is so boring. Nothing to do. The weather sucks. It’s usually always cold and the winters get pretty bad... Read More

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Not Worth Moving To - 9/19/2018
I moved to Sioux Falls in 2016, lured in by the supposedly successful job market. I did find a good job that abruptly ended only less than two years due to cutbacks, ... Read More

great job - 2/16/2018
they were very good at what they... Read More

Reviews for Des Moines    50 Reviews
Rated #5 Among Best Places to Live for a Reason - 10/2/2019
Google these: State of the Air Cleanest Cities ~ US News Best Places to Live ~ Heartland Hotspot: Why Millennials Are Flocking to Des Moines. And there are more for... Read More

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Turn around go back home - 6/26/2019
It’s good and bad, great for the anyone making 6 figures and a professional and drives 30 miles over the speed limit like they do. Iowa is the top ten of lowest minimum... Read More
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It's ok Property values and property taxes, INSANE - 3/26/2019
Lived here for 10+ years. It is an ok place to live. It has everything anyone could ever NEED and most anything you would want. Food options are plenty. ... Read More

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ZIPS IN SIOUX FALLS, SOUTH DAKOTA
57106 57103 57104 57105 57108 57110 57107 57197 57117
ZIPS IN DES MOINES, IOWA
50317, 50315, 50310, 50320, 50313, 50316, 50312, 50311, 50314, 50321, 12 total

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