Capitol Heights neighborhood in Des Moines, Iowa (IA), 50317 detailed profile



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Area: 0.507 square miles

Population: 638

Population density:
Capitol Heights:

1,259 people per square mile
Des Moines:

2,735 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in Capitol Heights in Des Moines, IA neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community

Races in Capitol Heights in Des Moines neighborhood in IA

Household income distribution in 2009 in Capitol Heights in Des Moines neighborhood in IA

Median household income in 2013:
Capitol Heights:

$44,056
Des Moines:

$45,110

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Capitol Heights in Des Moines neighborhood in IA

Median rent in 2013:
Capitol Heights:

$466
Des Moines:

$646

Zip codes: 50317.

Males:

300
Females:

337
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

34.1 years
Whole city:

31.2 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

39.8 years
Whole city:

34.9 years

Average household size:
Capitol Heights:

2.2 people
Des Moines:

2.5 people
Percentage of family households:
Capitol Heights:

46.0%
Des Moines:

49.6%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

19.7%
Des Moines:

38.4%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Capitol Heights:

11.3%
Des Moines:

23.0%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Capitol Heights:

36.8%
Des Moines:

12.9%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Capitol Heights:

26.0%
Des Moines:

19.3%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Capitol Heights:

14.7%
city:

15.0%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Capitol Heights:

0.2%
Des Moines:

4.6%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

76.7%
Des Moines:

65.1%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Capitol Heights:

16.5%
Des Moines:

21.5%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

2.4%
city:

0.9%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

5.5%
Des Moines:

12.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Capitol Heights:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 13
  • 4 rooms: 24
  • 5 rooms: 35
  • 6 rooms: 28
  • 7 rooms: 24
  • 8 rooms: 26
  • 9+ rooms: 12

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Capitol Heights:

  • 1 room: 15
  • 2 rooms: 6
  • 3 rooms: 32
  • 4 rooms: 83
  • 5 rooms: 33
  • 6 rooms: 15
  • 7 rooms: 15
  • 8 rooms: 3
  • 9+ rooms: 3

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Capitol Heights:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 5
  • 2 bedrooms: 41
  • 3 bedrooms: 91
  • 4 bedrooms: 21
  • 5+ bedrooms: 4

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Capitol Heights:

  • no bedroom: 14
  • 1 bedroom: 120
  • 2 bedrooms: 102
  • 3 bedrooms: 28
  • 4 bedrooms: 13
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.8
Des Moines:

2.0

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

1.0
city:

1.2

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Capitol Heights:

42.3%
Des Moines:

69.9%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 (22.1% of all units):
    Capitol Heights:

    $254,041
    Des Moines:

    $136,573

  • Average estimated value of mobile home in 2010 (44.2% of all units):
    Capitol Heights:

    $10,864
    Des Moines:

    $66,793

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 6
  • 2000 to 2004: 21
  • 1990 to 1999: 99
  • 1980 to 1989: 71
  • 1970 to 1979: 72
  • 1960 to 1969: 26
  • 1950 to 1959: 26
  • 1940 to 1949: 6
  • 1939 or earlier: 11

City-data.com crime index for city in 2013 (higher means more crime):
City:

387.7
U.S. average:

244.1

Time Leaving Home for Work in Capitol Heights in Des Moines neighborhood in IA

Commute time to work in Capitol Heights in Des Moines neighborhood in IA


Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    18.1%
    city:

    7.7%

  • Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    2.8%
    city:

    4.5%

  • Percentage of males in architecture and engineering occupations:
    Here:

    2.8%
    city:

    1.6%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    27.9%
    city:

    15.7%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    23.9%
    city:

    20.1%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    5.8%
    city:

    10.1%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    10.3%
    city:

    10.5%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    2.8%
    city:

    5.8%

  • Percentage of males in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    3.8%
    city:

    5.2%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    1.8%
    city:

    5.1%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    6.6%
    city:

    6.8%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    1.6%
    city:

    2.2%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    8.8%
    city:

    6.2%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    38.6%
    city:

    24.6%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    30.6%
    city:

    35.4%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    11.1%
    city:

    3.9%


Percentage of people 16-64 in Armed Forces:
Capitol Heights:

0.3%
Des Moines:

0.1%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Capitol Heights:

    21.4%
    Des Moines:

    17.1%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
    Capitol Heights:

    8.0%
    Des Moines:

    7.0%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Capitol Heights:

    1.0%
    Des Moines:

    1.6%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Capitol Heights:

    54.5%
    Des Moines:

    10.0%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Capitol Heights:

23.4%
Des Moines:

20.7%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Capitol Heights:

1990
Des Moines:

2002

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Capitol Heights:

2008
Des Moines:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Capitol Heights:

120.7%
Des Moines:

76.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (52%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (5%)
  • No fuel used (5%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Highways in this neighborhood:

Hubbell Ave (NE Hubbell Ave, US Hwy 6)

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 4302 to 4304

Roads and streets:

NE 39th Ave

Length: 0.77 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4400 to 4969

NE Aurora Ave (NE 42nd Ave)

Length: 0.71 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 4300 to 4798

NE 40th Ave

Length: 0.68 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4400 to 4999

NE 44th Dr

Length: 0.56 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 3816 to 4199

NE 43rd Street Ct (NE 43rd Ct, NE 43rd St)

Length: 0.54 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 3800 to 4251

E Douglas Ave (NE 38th Ave)

Length: 0.52 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4232 to 4399

NE 48th St

Length: 0.50 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 3812 to 4199

NE 46th St

Length: 0.50 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 3812 to 4199

NE 41st Ave

Length: 0.41 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4490 to 4799

NE 45th Dr

Length: 0.38 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 3900 to 4199

NE 47th St

Length: 0.31 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 3900 to 4099

NE 49th St

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 3900 to 3999
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