StatisticMeredithDes MoinesIowa
Population4,605212,8593,155,070
Population density (sq mi)2,7622,40757
Median age41.533.738.0
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a49%60%
Families w/ Kids under 1864%51%44%
Speak Englishn/a83%92%
Speak Spanishn/a9%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Meredith is 15% higher than Des Moines
  • The median age in Meredith is 23% higher than Des Moines
  • In Meredith 75.96% of the population is White
  • In Meredith 10.23% of the population is Black
  • In Meredith 6.59% of the population is Asian

Compare Des Moines, IA Demographics

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      Meredith population breakdown by race

      RaceMeredithDes MoinesIowa
      White75.96%77.13%90.90%
      Black10.23%11.03%3.32%
      Asian6.59%5.51%2.14%
      American Indian0.00%0.47%0.32%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.09%0.08%
      Mixed race6.00%3.38%1.97%
      Other race1.22%2.40%1.27%
      In Meredith, 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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      Meredith age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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