Des Moines Child Support Recovery Unit in Des Moines, Iowa

Popularity:#1 of 4 Child Support Offices in Polk County#6 of 21 Child Support Offices in Iowa#306 in Child Support Offices

Des Moines Child Support Recovery Unit Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Des Moines Child Support Recovery Unit, a Child Support Office, at Southwest 5th Street, Des Moines IA.


Name
Des Moines Child Support Recovery Unit
Address
525 Southwest 5th Street
Des Moines, Iowa, 50309
Phone
515-369-2860

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About the Des Moines Child Support Recovery Unit

The Des Moines Child Support Recovery Unit, located in Des Moines, IA, is a government agency that oversees local child support enforcement. Under Iowa law, the Child Support Office ensures that children receive support from their non-custodial parent. The office can also establish paternity and garner wages.

You may contact the Child Support Office for questions about:
  • Filing for child support
  • Des Moines Child Support services
  • Child support hearings and cases
  • Paternity tests in Des Moines, IA
  • Enforcement for unpaid child support
  • Child support account information

Des Moines Children & Single-Parent Household Statistics

Find Des Moines Children Living in Single-Parent Family Households, Single-Parent Households With Children by Age, Children Living in Single-Parent Households by Housing Ownership, Single-Parent Households With Disabled Children, Relationship of Children to Single-Parent Householder, Single-Parent Household Income, and School Enrollment of Children Living in Single-Parent Households. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Des Moines Children Living in Single-Parent Family Households
 Des MoinesPolk County
Children Living in Households52,526118,577
Children Living With Male Householder4,8619,016
Children Living With Female Householder19,07029,405
Des Moines Single-Parent Households With Children by Age
 Des MoinesPolk County
Children Under Age 6 Living With Male Householder40.0%35.4%
Children Under Age 6 Living With Female Householder33.5%30.2%
Children Age 6 to 11 Living With Male Householder31.3%32.5%
Children Age 6 to 11 Living With Female Householder32.4%33.5%
Children Age 12 to 17 Living With Male Householder28.7%32.1%
Children Age 12 to 17 Living With Female Householder34.1%36.4%
Des Moines Children Living in Single-Parent Households by Housing Ownership
 Des MoinesPolk County
Children Living in Male Owner-Occupied Housing Units52.4%55.4%
Children Living in Female Owner-Occupied Housing Units32.5%36.3%
Children Living in Male Renter-Occupied Housing Units47.6%44.6%
Children Living in Female Renter-Occupied Housing Units67.5%63.7%
Des Moines Single-Parent Households With Disabled Children
 Des MoinesPolk County
Children With Disabilities Living With Male Householder5.3%4.3%
Children With Disabilities Living With Female Householder6.3%6.1%
Des Moines Relationship of Children to Single-Parent Householder
 Des MoinesPolk County
Biological, Step, or Adopted Children Living with Male Householder80.4%83.3%
Biological, Step, or Adopted Children Living with Female Householder84.5%86.6%
Grandchildren Living With Male Householder9.9%8.3%
Grandchildren Living With Female Householder10.2%8.5%
Other Related Children Living With Male Householder4.4%4.4%
Other Related Children Living With Female Householder4.1%3.6%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child Living With Male Householder5.3%4.0%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child Living With Female Householder1.1%1.2%
Unmarried Partner of Male Householder Present48.6%45.2%
Unmarried Partner of Female Householder Present16.6%21.4%
Des Moines Single-Parent Household Income
 Des MoinesPolk County
Median Income of Male Householder Households with Children$35,177$47,819
Median Income of Female Householder Households with Children$26,462$31,419
Children Living With Male Householder Receiving Public Assistance46.7%34.9%
Children Living With Female Householder Receiving Public Assistance65.1%54.1%
Children Living With Male Householder Below the Poverty Line25.7%22.3%
Children Living With Female Householder Below the Poverty Line46.1%37.9%
Children Living With Male Householder At or Above the Poverty Line74.3%77.7%
Children Living With Female Householder At or Above the Poverty Line53.9%62.1%
Des Moines School Enrollment of Children Living in Single-Parent Households
 Des MoinesPolk County
Children Living With Male Householder Enrolled in School3,3836,639
Children Living With Female Householder Enrolled in School14,39322,904
Children Living With Male Householder Not Enrolled in School498794
Children Living With Female Householder Not Enrolled in School1,9002,583
Children Living With Male Householder Enrolled in Public School92.5%93.1%
Children Living With Female Householder Enrolled in Public School94.4%95.1%
Children Living With Male Householder Enrolled in Private School7.5%6.9%
Children Living With Female Householder Enrolled in Private School5.6%4.9%