Des Moines is a major center for the insurance industry and maintains a sizable financial services and publishing business base. The city is the headquarters for the Principal Financial Group, Meredith Corp., Ruan Transportation, EMC Insurance and Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. Home to the Iowa caucuses, Iowa’s capital city is a significant spot for campaigning in U.S. presidential politics and elections. The city is also home to Drake University and Grand View University, while Simpson College, Upper Iowa University and William Penn University also have satellite facilities within the area. Des Moines plays host to a growing number of nationally-acclaimed cultural events, including the annual Des Moines Arts Festival and the World Food Festival. There are a number of art centers, parks and historical sites and museums that continue to enrich the city’s burgeoning cultural scene.

The City is consistenly ranked as one of the best cities in the US, receiving multiple awards for quality of living, business and careers.

Des Moines has fifty-eight neighborhood associations.  Several of the associations are very active in their communities and are well known throughout the area, such as Beaverdale, Ingersoll and Waterbury.  Take a look at the map for a more in depth look at each of these great neighborhoods.

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Economic Data for Zip Code 50312

Household Income Graph

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Note: Household Income figures are based on total household income.

* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

Demographics Data for Zip Code 50312

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  • 1210
  • 1065
  • 983
  • 973
  • 995
  • 1031
  • 1102
  • 1158
  • 1230
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* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

Population Data for Zip Code 50312

  • 15,339
  • 18,016
  • 17,922
  • 2012 Census
  • 2014 Estimated
  • 2019 Projected

Households

  • Total (2010 Census):7,758
  • Estimated (Present):8,639
  • Projected (2019):8,566
  • Household Change (2010-Present) 11.36%
  • Household Change (2010-2017) 10.42%

Notes:

* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

Public Schools in Zip Code 50312

  • Name
  • District
  • Grades
  • Address
  • City
  • Students
  • ROOSEVELT HIGH SCHOOL
  • DES MOINES INDEPENDENT COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • 9th-12th
  • 4419 CENTER ST
  • DES MOINES
  • 1,498

  • CALLANAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
  • DES MOINES INDEPENDENT COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • 6th-8th
  • 3010 CENTER ST
  • DES MOINES
  • 610
  • MERRILL MIDDLE SCHOOL
  • DES MOINES INDEPENDENT COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • 6th-8th
  • 5301 GRAND AVE
  • DES MOINES
  • 592

  • RUBY VAN METER SCHOOL
  • DES MOINES INDEPENDENT COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • 6th-12th
  • 710 28TH ST
  • DES MOINES
  • 189

  • GREENWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • DES MOINES INDEPENDENT COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • PreK-5th
  • 316 37TH ST
  • DES MOINES
  • 454
  • HANAWALT ELEMENTARY
  • DES MOINES INDEPENDENT COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • PreK-5th
  • 225 56TH ST
  • DES MOINES
  • 415
  • HUBBELL ELEMENTARY
  • DES MOINES INDEPENDENT COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • K-5th
  • 800 42ND ST
  • DES MOINES
  • 387
  • SMOUSE OPPORTUNITY SCHOOL
  • DES MOINES INDEPENDENT COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • PreK-8th
  • 2820 CENTER ST
  • DES MOINES
  • 158

Private Schools in Zip Code 50312

  • Name
  • Grades
  • Address
  • City
  • Students
  • DES MOINES JEWISH ACADEMY
  • K-7th
  • 924 Polk Blvd
  • Des Moines
  • 42
  • ST. AUGUSTIN SCHOOL
  • PreK-8th
  • 4320 Grand Ave
  • Des Moines
  • 295
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