Capitol Park demographics profile

StatisticCapitol ParkDes MoinesIowa
Population density (sq mi)6,3012,40755
Median age28.933.738.0
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a49%60%
Families w/ Kids under 1859%51%44%
Speak Englishn/a83%92%
Speak Spanishn/a9%4%
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  • The population density in Capitol Park is 162% higher than Des Moines.
  • The median age in Capitol Park is 14% lower than Des Moines.
  • In Capitol Park 57.31% of the population is White.
  • In Capitol Park 19.53% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Capitol Park 6.96% of the population is Asian.

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Capitol Park population breakdown by race

RaceCapitol ParkDes MoinesIowa
Black or African American19.53%11.03%3.32%
American Indian0.12%0.47%0.32%
Native Hawaiian0.23%0.09%0.08%
Mixed race5.47%3.38%1.97%
Other race10.37%2.40%1.27%
In Capitol Park, 12.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Capitol Park, Des Moines, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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