Des Moines City Clerk in Des Moines, Iowa

Popularity:#2 of 2 Clerk Offices in Des Moines#2 of 4 Clerk Offices in Polk County#45 of 268 Clerk Offices in Iowa#3,170 in Clerk Offices

Des Moines City Clerk Contact Information

Address and Phone Number for Des Moines City Clerk, a Clerk Office, at East 1st Street, Des Moines IA.

Des Moines City Clerk
400 East 1st Street
Des Moines, Iowa, 50309

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About the Des Moines City Clerk

The Des Moines City Clerk, located in Des Moines, Iowa, is the official keeper of public records for Polk County. The Clerk's office ensures that public records are retained, archived, and made accessible to the public in accordance with all laws and regulations. Clerks also support the elections process and provide a variety of transactional services. The Clerk's duties are established and regulated through a combination of Iowa state statutes, local ordinances and charters, and other regulations.

You may contact the Polk County Clerk's office for questions about:
  • Polk County public records
  • Polk County vital records: birth certificates, marriage and death certificates
  • Land, property, mortgage, and title deed records
  • Marriage licenses, applications, and records
  • Divorce records and applications
  • Polk County licenses, permits, and business registrations
  • Voter registration, elections, and polls

Des Moines Household Demographic Statistics

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Des Moines Households
 Des MoinesPolk County
Married Couples31,379 (37.3%)87,017 (47.4%)
Nonfamily Households36,153 (43.0%)68,100 (37.1%)
Des Moines Marital Status
 Des MoinesPolk County
Married Couples31,379 (37.3%)87,017 (47.4%)
Unmarried Couples7,384 (3.5%)14,512 (3.1%)
Never Married Men34,717 (41.7%)63,149 (34.6%)
Separated Men1,088 (1.3%)1,994 (1.1%)
Widowed Men1,959 (2.4%)4,063 (2.2%)
Divorced Men10,699 (12.8%)20,258 (11.1%)
Never Married Women31,205 (35.4%)56,250 (29.4%)
Separated Women2,207 (2.5%)3,188 (1.7%)
Widowed Women7,187 (8.1%)14,257 (7.4%)
Divorced Women13,146 (14.9%)26,170 (13.7%)
Des Moines Veteran Status
 Des MoinesPolk County
Veterans10,147 (6.2%)23,452 (6.6%)