From a total population of 197,052, Des Moines has a median age of 33.4. The average age of males, in Des Moines, is 32.5 while the average age of females is 34.3. When you compare this to median age of Iowa, Des Moines is 4.6 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Des Moines, is $23,989 while the average household income is $46,430. When comparing the median income of people living in Des Moines to the rest of Iowa, the average income in Des Moines is $3,632 less.