Merle Hay Demographics

Population: 9,906
Relationship Status
Demographics for Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA
Homes With Kids
Distribution of parents and children for Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA
Age Distribution
Age ranges in Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA
Commute Time
How long does it take to get to work in Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA
Merle Hay People Data
 Merle HayDes MoinesNational
Median Household Income: $44,115$38,408$44,512
Single Males: 13.0%14.9%14.6%
Single Females: 11.0%13.4%12.5%
Median Age: 353536
Homes With Kids: 27.6%27.3%31.4%
Average Household Size: 2.22.42.6
Average Commute Time (Minutes): 192026
The main types of people are: What's this?
People who live in this neighborhood
  1. Scrappy Homeowners
    Homeowning urban singles with low income.

    Pre-middle-age to middle-age singles on a lower to middle income who own their own home. Some have a college education and work in services and the professional sector.

  2. Comfy Couples
    Upper-class couples.

    Urban couples making a mid- to upper-scale household income. Most own their own homes. Some have a college education and work in a variety of occupations, including management-level positions.

  3. Working Class
    Urban families drawing a mid-scale income.

    A higher percentage own their own homes. Education varies from high school to college with some holding mid-management positions.


Source: Demographic information comes from data in the 2000 U.S. Census.

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Homes for Sale
  1. 1715 59th St, Des Moines, IA Home For Sale
    1715 59th St, Des Moines, IA 50322

     For Sale: $155,000

    • Beds: 4
    • Sqft: 1489
    • Baths: 2.0
    • Lot: 7187
  2. 2614 50th St # 0, Des Moines, IA Home For Sale
    2614 50th St # 0, Des Moines, IA 50310

     For Sale: $10,000

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 1210
    • Baths: 1.0
    • Lot: --
  3. 2514 51st St, Des Moines, IA Home For Sale
    2514 51st St, Des Moines, IA 50310

     For Sale: $139,900

    • Beds: 3
    • Sqft: 1177
    • Baths: 1.0
    • Lot: 10011