The unemployment rate in Des Moines County is 6.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Des Moines County jobs have decreased by 1.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Des Moines County's cost of living is 25.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Des Moines county remained moderately Republican, 53.1% to 44.6%. More Voting Stats
Des Moines County's population is 38,708 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 1.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 15.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Des Moines County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.2%.
Des Moines County public schools spend $11,299 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Des Moines County. More Education