Des Moines County, Iowa Basics:

Des Moines County Iowa - Government Site

Population: 40,305
Area: 416 square miles
County seat: Burlington
Area code(s) in use: 319
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 90.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.5%
Median household income: $43,427
Persons in poverty: 14.5%
Home ownership rate: 73.8%
Mean travel time to work: 16.7 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Henderson (IL)  Henry  Lee  Louisa  Mercer (IL)  

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Map of the Des Moines County area

Our detail map of Des Moines County shows the Des Moines County, Iowa boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Des Moines County, Iowa

  Airports     show all on map

Ancam Antique Airfield, Burlington Medical Center Emergency Medical Heliport, Diewold Airport, Keitzer Field, McCoy Airport, Sharar Field Airport, Southeast Iowa Regional Airport

  Areas     show all on map

Blackhawk Bottoms Public Hunting Area

  Bars     show all on map

Kingston Bar

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Otter Bay

  Beaches     show all on map

Des Moines Beach

  Bridges     show all on map

Cascade Bridge, Flint River Bridge, Hawkeye Creek Bridge, MacArthur Bridge, Sixth Street Viaduct, Yellow Spring Creek Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Airport Fire Station, Apple Trees Museum, Burlington Central Fire Station, Burlington City Auditorium, Burlington City Hall, Burlington Fire Department Station 2, Burlington Medical Center Resource Library, Burlington Police Department, Burlington Public Library, Burlington Railroad Passenger Station, Burlington Residential Correctional Facility, Danville City Hall, Danville Fire Department, Danville Police Department, Des Moines County Courthouse, Des Moines County Sheriffs Office, Drew Chute Post Light, First Brick House, Fort of Burlington Welcome Center, General Dynamics Ordinance and Tactical Systems Ambulance, Hawkeye Log Cabin Museum, Medforce Aeromedical Transport Base 2, Mediapolis City Fire Department, Mediapolis City Hall, Mediapolis Community Ambulance, Mediapolis Public Library, Middleton City Hall, Superior Ambulance Service, The Phelps House, West Burlington Police Department, West Burlington Volunteer Fire Department, Yarmouth Fire Department, Zion School Museum

  Canals     show all on map

Hawkeye-Dolbee Diversion Channel

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Apostolic Christian Cemetery, Aspen Grove Cemetery, Augusta Cemetery, Bazel Cemetery, Blakeway Cemetery, Burlington Cemetery (historical), Burlington Jewish Cemetery, Burlington Roman Catholic Cemetery, Butcher Cemetery, Carter Burial Plot, Carter Cemetery, Chandler Cemetery, Chief Tama Grave, Covenanter Cemetery, Cowles Farm Plot, Criner Cemetery, Dolbee Cemetery, Dravis Cemetery, Driscol Cave Burial Site (historical), Driskell Farm Cemetery, Elliot Cemetery, Flint River Township Cemetery, Franklin Mills Cemetery, Freitag Cemetery, Gallaher Cemetery, Greenwood Cemetery, Hawkeye Cemetery, Hazel Grove Cemetery, Hinson Family Plot, Hukill Farm Cemetery, Huron Island Cemetery, Jackson Cemetery, Jaggar Cemetery, Johnson Cemetery, Kingston Cemetery, Kossuth Cemetery, Latty Cemetery, Lee Burial Plot, Leuins Point Cemetery, Linn Grove Cemetery, Long Creek Methodist Cemetery, Loper Cemetery, Memorial Park Cemetery, Meyers Family Plot, Middletown Cemetery, Miller Family Plot, Millersburg Cemetery, Mohnike Cemetery, Mormon Cemetery, Newberry Cemetery, North Sixth Street Catholic Cemetery, Northfield Cemetery, Old County Home Cemetery, Old Danville Cemetery, Old Geode Park Cemetery, Old Stone Cemetery, Old Swedish Cemetery, Pegtown Cemetery, Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Porter Cemetery, Prairie Grove Cemetery, Prugh Farm Plot, Ramsey Cemetery, Renner Farm Cemetery, Rock Spring Cemetery, Round Prairie Cemetery, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Saint John's United Cemetery, Saint Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Saint Mary's Cemetery, Saint Marys Cemetery, Saint Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Salem Lutheran Cemetery, Schilb Cemetery, Schnupper Farm Cemetery, Sharon Reformed Presbyterian Cemetery, Shiloh Cemetery, Shinar Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Siefken Family Plot, Sixth Street Catholic Cemetery, Sourwine Cemetery, South Walker Cemetery, Spring Creek Cemetery, Spring Grove Cemetery, Steingreaber Family Plot, Swede Cemetery, Talbert Family Cemetery, Thie Farm Cemetery, Walker Cemetery, Walker Farm Plot, Welsh Chapel Cemetery, Wykerts Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Beaverdale Census Designated Place

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Swift Slough

  Churches     show all on map

Apostolic Christian Church, Apostolic Church, Asbury United Methodist Church, Bethany Lutheran Church, Bible Missionary Church, Burk Chapel, Burlington Baptist Church, Calvary Baptist Church, Christ Episcopal Church, Christian Church West Burliington, Church of Christ, Church of the Open Bible, Community of Christ Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Concordia Lutheran Church, Congregational United Church, Faith Lutheran Church, Faith Presbyterian Church, Faith Temple, First Assembly of God Church, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First Christian Church, First Church of the Nazarene, First Congregational Church, First Presbyterian Church, First Presbyterian Church, First United Church of Christ, First United Methodist Church, First United Methodist Church, Flint Hills Church of the Nazarene, Foursquare Church, Free Methodist Church, Genesis Fellowship Church, Grace United Methodist Church, Greater Hope Missionary Baptist Church, Harmony Church, Heritage Baptist Church, Hope Temple Christian Church, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Jehovah's Witness Woodland Congregation, Jehovahs Witnesses Church, Jesus Christ Apostolic Temple, Kingston United Methodist Church, Long Creek Church, Mediapolis Presbyterian Church, Messiah Lutheran Church, New Fellowship Christian Church, New Hope Christian Church, New Hope Community Church, Oak Grove Church, Oak Street Baptist Church, Old Stone Church, Old Swedish Church, Our Savior Lutheran Church, Peace Lutheran Church, Peace Mennonite Church, Riverside Baptist Church, Saint John African Methodist Episcopal Church, Saint John's Catholic Church, Saint John's United Church of Christ, Saint Johns Church, Saint Luke United Church of Christ, Saint Mary's Church, Saint Mary's Church, Saint Marys Church, Saint Patrick's Church, Saint Paul United Church of Christ, Saint Paul's Church, Saint Pauls Church, Saint Pauls Roman Catholic Church, Salem Church, Salvation Army Church, Seventh Day Adventist Church, Sharon Church, Spring Grove Church, Sunnyside Avenue Baptist Church, Temple Israel, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Union Baptist Church Full Gospel Fellowship, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, United Methodist Church, United Methodist Church, United Pentecostal Church, Walnut Street First Baptist Church, West Avenue Baptist Church, West Burlington Church of God, West Burlington United Methodist Church, West Hill United Methodist Church, Whole Truth Gospel Church of Holiness, Wings of Praise Church, Yarmouth Community Congregational Church, Zion United Church of Christ

  Dams     show all on map

Iowa Army Ammunition Plant Dam, Lock and Dam Number 18, Mississippi River Lock Dam Number Eighteen

  Hospitals     show all on map

ABC Dermatology Center, Allergy and Asthma Clinic, American Eyecare Center, Burlington Care Center, Burlington Chiropractic Center, Burlington Dermatology Center, Burlington Ear Nose and Throat Clinic, Burlington Medical Center, Burlington Medical Center at Klein, Burlington Obstetrics and Gynecology Center, Burlington Pediatrics Association Center, Campbell Chiropractic Clinic, Child Health Specialty Clinic, Danville Care Center, Danville Chiropractic Office, Gastroenterology Clinic, Gateway Care Facility, Great River Eye Care, Great River Medical Center, Great River Womens Health Center, Hawkeye Rehabilitation Clinic, Healthwest Clinic, Heartland Foot and Ankle Clinic, Heartland Foot Care Center, Internal Medicine Center Incorporated, Mediapolis Chiropractic Center, Mediapolis Medical Clinic, Miller Chiropractic Clinic, North Hill Dermatology Office, Park View Care Center, Pediatric Physicians and Surgeons Center, River Cities Opthalmology Center, River Valley Family Practice Center, Saint Francis Nursing Home, Southeast Iowa Orthopaedics Center, Sterling House

  Islands     show all on map

Baby Rush Island, Big Cody Island, Camp Island, Charlie Island, Dollar Island, Fetter Island, Furnald Island, Garner Island, Hogback Island, Huron Island, Jacoby Island, Johnson Island, Johnson Island, Little Cody Island, Little Rag Island, Little Turtle Island, Long Island, O'connell Island, Oquawka Island, Otter Island, Rag Island, Rush Island, Trienes Bar, Turtle Island, Upper Twin Island

  Lakes     show all on map

Bradley Lake (historical), Dumbbell Lake, Gates Lake, Half Moon Lake, Hartman Pond, Heaton Lake, Izaak Walton Lake, Long Pond, Lost Slough, Magee Lake, Patterson Lake, Ray Lake, Roscum Pond, Round Lake, Twin Ponds, West Lake, Willow Lake, Yeager Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Agri Grain Marketing Elevator, Burlington, Burlington Golf Club, Casey Barrow Landing, Clark Field House, Danville, Des Moines County Fairgrounds, Edgewater Beach Access, Flint Bottom Raceway, Flint Hills Golf Course, Hawkeye Dolbee Access, John H Witte Observatory, Kemper (historical), Latty (historical), Mediapolis (historical), Meekers Landing, Middletown, Snake Alley, Sperry (historical), Sperry Elevator, Spring Grove (historical), Spring Lake Campground, Sullivan Slough Mississippi River Access, Sundown Golf Course, Tama Beach Access, The Secret Garden, Thirty Four Raceways, Tri-State Fairgrounds, Upper Augusta Access Area, West Burlington, Westland Mall, Yarmouth (historical)

  Military     show all on map

Iowa Army Ammunition Plant

  Mines     show all on map

Sperry Mine

  Parks     show all on map

Allen Green Refuge, Big Hollow Creek Recreation Area, Black Hawk Springs Historical Marker, Blackhawk Bottoms, Bradwell Stadium, Burlington Regional Recreational Complex, Cartwright Park, Chautauqua Park, Clark Fieldhouse, Community Field, Cottonwood Park, Crapo Park, Dankwardt Memorial Park, First Legislative Assembly of Iowa Territory Historical Marker, Flint Hills Park, Fourth Pumping Station County Park, Hunt Woods Park, James Wilson Grimes Homesite Historical Marker, Kevin J Gahn Wildlife Refuge, Lieutenant Zebulon Pike's Landing Historical Marker, Longmeadow Park, Luckenbill Woods, Luers Park, Malchow Mounds Preserve, Mosquito Park, Pathway of the Pioneers Historical Marker, Perkins Park, Riverwalk Park, Seven Ponds Park, Seven Revolutionary Soldiers Buried in Des Moines County Historical Museum, Solar Eclipse of 1869 Historical Marker, Stage Coach Depot Historical Marker, Starr's Cave Nature Center, VFW Picnic Park, Waters Roadside Park, Welter County Park, West Burlington Community Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Augusta, Beaverdale, Burlington, Congers Mobile Home Park, Danville, Danville Center, Dodgeville, Echo Valley Mobile Home Park, Garland, Green Acres Mobile Home Park, Huron, Kemper, Kingston, Kline, Kossuth, Latty, Mediapolis, Middletown, Northfield, Patterson, Pleasant Grove, Prairie Grove, Roscoe, Skunk River, Sperry, Spring Grove, West Burlington, Yarmouth

  Post Offices     show all on map

Albrights Post Office (historical), Amity Post Office (historical), Augusta Post Office (historical), Burlington Post Office, Cora Post Office (historical), Crystal Springs Golf Club Post Office (historical), Danville Post Office, Dodgeville Post Office (historical), Fan Post Office (historical), Fox Landing Post Office (historical), Franklin Mills Post Office (historical), Gibbs Post Office (historical), Huron Post Office (historical), Kingston Post Office (historical), Kline Post Office (historical), Kossuth Post Office (historical), Latty Post Office (historical), Limestone Post Office (historical), Linton Post Office (historical), Mediapolis Post Office, Middleton Post Office, Northfield Post Office (historical), Parrish Post Office (historical), Pleasantgrove Post Office (historical), Roscoe Post Office (historical), Sperry Post Office, The Willow Patch Post Office (historical), Van Dyke Post Office (historical), West Burlington Post Office, Yarmouth Post Office

  Schools     show all on map

Aldo Leopold Middle School, Apollo Central School, Black Hawk Elementary School, Brush College School, Buena Vista School, Burlington Alternative High School, Burlington Christian School, Burlington Community High School, Burlington Notre Dame Catholic Elementary School, Burlington Notre Dame Junior / Senior High School, Central Avenue School, Childrens Christian Academy, Corse Elementary School, Danville Elementary School, Danville Junior/ Senior High School, Dry Branch School, Eureka School, Excelsior School, Faith Academy, Franklin Mills School, Great River Christian School, Great River Christian School, Hope Haven School, James Madison Middle School, James Wilson Grimes School, Mann School, Mediapolis Elementary School, Mediapolis High School, Mediapolis Middle School, North Hill Elementary School, Oak Street Junior High School, Perkins School, Saint Johns School, Saint Mary School, Salter School, Southeastern Community College, Sunnyside Elementary School, Tama School, West Burlington Elementary School, West Burlington High School, West Burlington Junior High School, West Burlington Middle School

  Streams     show all on map

Barlow Lake Drain, Big Hollow Creek, Brush Creek, Buffalo Slough, Butler Drain, Cody Chute, Cottonwood Drain, Dolbee Creek, Dry Branch, Flint Creek, Gun Chute, Hawkeye Creek, Honey Creek, Huron Chute, Knotty Creek, Little Flint Creek, Long Creek, O'Connell Slough, Otter Slough, Running Slough Drain, Rush Chute, Skunk Slough, Spring Creek, Sullivan Slough, Tyler Lake Drain, Yellow Spring Creek

  Towers     show all on map

KBUR-AM (Burlington), KCPS-AM (Burlington), KDWD-FM (Burlington), KGRS-FM (Burlington), KJMH-TV (Burlington),

Des Moines County, Iowa Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteDes Moines County White population 36,75836,758  
BlackDes Moines County Black population 2,1762,176
MixedDes Moines County Mixed population 887886
AsianDes Moines County Asian population 322322
American IndianDes Moines County American Indian population 121120
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderDes Moines County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 4040

Additional population tables :
State population table
Iowa population by county