Waveland Park neighborhood in Des Moines, Iowa (IA), 50312, 50310, 50311 detailed profile



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Area: 1.338 square miles

Population: 3,358

Population density:
Waveland Park:

2,510 people per square mile
Des Moines:

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

Races in Waveland Park in Des Moines neighborhood in IA

Household income distribution in 2009 in Waveland Park in Des Moines neighborhood in IA

Median household income in 2013:
Waveland Park:

$77,269
Des Moines:

$45,110

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Waveland Park in Des Moines neighborhood in IA

Median rent in 2013:
Waveland Park:

$697
Des Moines:

$646

Zip codes: 50312, 50310, 50311.

Males:

1,658
Females:

1,697
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

36.7 years
Whole city:

31.2 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

40.7 years
Whole city:

34.9 years

Average household size:
Waveland Park:

2.4 people
Des Moines:

2.5 people
Percentage of family households:
Waveland Park:

47.7%
Des Moines:

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

48.3%
Des Moines:

38.4%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Waveland Park:

33.8%
Des Moines:

23.0%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Waveland Park:

4.7%
Des Moines:

12.9%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Waveland Park:

12.5%
Des Moines:

19.3%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Waveland Park:

13.9%
city:

15.0%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Waveland Park:

0.0%
Des Moines:

4.6%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

72.9%
Des Moines:

65.1%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Waveland Park:

21.8%
Des Moines:

21.5%

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

0.5%
city:

0.9%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

3.5%
Des Moines:

12.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Waveland Park:

  • 1 room: 138
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 76
  • 4 rooms: 103
  • 5 rooms: 159
  • 6 rooms: 237
  • 7 rooms: 216
  • 8 rooms: 164
  • 9+ rooms: 219

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Waveland Park:

  • 1 room: 103
  • 2 rooms: 37
  • 3 rooms: 37
  • 4 rooms: 59
  • 5 rooms: 100
  • 6 rooms: 21
  • 7 rooms: 35
  • 8 rooms: 53
  • 9+ rooms: 13

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Waveland Park:

  • no bedroom: 126
  • 1 bedroom: 38
  • 2 bedrooms: 330
  • 3 bedrooms: 535
  • 4 bedrooms: 243
  • 5+ bedrooms: 16

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Waveland Park:

  • no bedroom: 114
  • 1 bedroom: 65
  • 2 bedrooms: 100
  • 3 bedrooms: 41
  • 4 bedrooms: 22
  • 5+ bedrooms: 17
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.9
Des Moines:

2.0

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

1.2
city:

1.2

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Waveland Park:

70.9%
Des Moines:

69.9%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 (82.7% of all units):
    Waveland Park:

    $155,878
    Des Moines:

    $136,573

  • Average estimated '10 value of housing units in 5-or-more-unit structures (5.1% of all units):
    Waveland Park:

    $53,658
    Des Moines:

    $147,454

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 27
  • 2000 to 2004: 34
  • 1990 to 1999: 23
  • 1980 to 1989: 24
  • 1970 to 1979: 37
  • 1960 to 1969: 55
  • 1950 to 1959: 83
  • 1940 to 1949: 116
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,099

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 Waveland Park in Des Moines neighborhood in IA

Commute time to work in Waveland Park in Des Moines neighborhood in IA


Occupations of males:

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

    17.4%
    city:

    7.7%

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

    6.2%
    city:

    4.5%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    7.3%
    city:

    4.1%

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

    2.3%
    city:

    1.6%

  • Percentage of males in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    2.3%
    city:

    0.6%

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

    1.9%
    city:

    1.4%

  • Percentage of males in legal occupations:
    Here:

    7.4%
    city:

    1.1%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    6.0%
    city:

    2.4%

  • Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    2.5%
    city:

    1.4%

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

    6.2%
    city:

    1.5%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    12.6%
    city:

    15.7%

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

    16.1%
    city:

    20.1%

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

    1.6%
    city:

    10.1%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    7.5%
    city:

    10.5%


Occupations of females:

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

    11.2%
    city:

    5.1%

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

    8.4%
    city:

    6.8%

  • Percentage of females in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    1.4%
    city:

    1.7%

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

    2.8%
    city:

    2.2%

  • Percentage of females in legal occupations:
    Here:

    1.7%
    city:

    1.3%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    11.6%
    city:

    7.2%

  • Percentage of females in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    6.8%
    city:

    2.0%

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

    9.7%
    city:

    6.2%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    14.7%
    city:

    24.6%

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

    30.3%
    city:

    35.4%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Waveland Park:

    15.9%
    Des Moines:

    17.1%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
    Waveland Park:

    5.1%
    Des Moines:

    7.0%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Waveland Park:

    2.7%
    Des Moines:

    1.6%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Waveland Park:

    79.9%
    Des Moines:

    10.0%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Waveland Park:

9.3%
Des Moines:

20.7%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Waveland Park:

2001
Des Moines:

2002

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Waveland Park:

2010
Des Moines:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Waveland Park:

94.9%
Des Moines:

76.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Limited-access highways (interstate or state) in this neighborhood:

I- 235

Length: 1.48 miles
Direction: E-W

Roads and streets:

Polk Blvd

Length: 1.20 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 800 to 1198

Kingman Blvd

Length: 1.17 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4200 to 4899

University Ave

Length: 1.08 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4300 to 5413

44th St

Length: 0.91 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1000 to 1729

45th St

Length: 0.84 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 900 to 1599

46th St

Length: 0.76 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1045 to 1599

43rd St

Length: 0.72 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 900 to 1599

Forest Ave

Length: 0.66 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4100 to 4799

College Ave

Length: 0.63 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 4118 to 4799

Center St

Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 6369 to 6983

Chamberlain Ave

Length: 0.51 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 4200 to 4685

47th St

Length: 0.50 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1200 to 1599

48th St

Length: 0.50 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1200 to 1597

Carpenter Ave

Length: 0.33 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4400 to 4799

California Dr

Length: 0.28 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 900 to 4499

41st Pl

Length: 0.25 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1400 to 1599

42nd St

Length: 0.25 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1400 to 1599

Northwest Dr

Length: 0.24 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4167 to 4399

Lakeview Dr

Length: 0.17 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 4700 to 4899

Observatory Rd

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4700 to 4899

Boulevard Pl

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4501 to 4684

Waveland Ct

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 4500 to 4683

Algonquin Rd

Length: 0.13 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 4800 to 4899

45th Pl

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 900 to 939

Crocker St

Length: 0.10 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 4200 to 4299

44th Pl

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 935 to 1029

56th St

Length: 0.06 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 852 to 998
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