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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Polk County, Iowa

Polk County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of 2000, the population was 374,601. The 2007 estimate is 418,339. Its county seat is Des Moines, which is also the capital city of Iowa. Polk County is one of the five counties that make up the Des Moines–West Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Iowa State$116,121 Average House Value (as of 2000)
381,654 Population (as of 2000)$52,003 Average House Income (as of 2000)
439,720 Population (current)508.2 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)2.3 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
11,772 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$2,033,481,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
231,683 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$8,198,611,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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