StatisticSouth ParkDes MoinesIowa
Population density (sq mi)4,2082,40757
Median age31.633.738.0
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a49%60%
Families w/ Kids under 1858%51%44%
Speak Englishn/a83%92%
Speak Spanishn/a9%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Park is 75% higher than Des Moines
  • The median age in South Park is 6% lower than Des Moines
  • In South Park 75.18% of the population is White
  • In South Park 12.14% of the population is Black
  • In South Park 5.61% of the population is Asian

Compare Des Moines, IA Demographics


      South Park population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth ParkDes MoinesIowa
      American Indian0.00%0.47%0.32%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.09%0.08%
      Mixed race1.65%3.38%1.97%
      Other race5.43%2.40%1.27%
      In South 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      South Park age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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