Des Moines Vital Records (Iowa)

Search for free Des Moines, IA Vital Records, including Des Moines birth & death certificates, adoption records, marriage & divorce records, genealogy research, and more.


Des Moines Clerk Offices

Get Vital Records from 2 Clerk Offices in Des Moines, IA

Des Moines City Clerk 400 East 1st Street Des Moines, IA 50309 515-283-4141 Directions

Polk County Clerk 500 Mulberry Street Des Moines, IA 50309 515-286-3772 Directions


Des Moines Health Departments

Get Vital Records from 3 Health Departments in Des Moines, IA

Iowa Department Of Public Health 321 East 12th Street Des Moines, IA 50319 515-281-5605 Directions

Iowa Health Department 321 East 12th Street Des Moines, IA 50319 515-281-5787 Directions

Polk County Health Department 1907 Carpenter Avenue Des Moines, IA 50314 515-286-3798 Directions


Des Moines Archives

Get Vital Records from 2 Archives in Des Moines, IA

Des Moines Iowa State Archive 600 East Locust Street Des Moines, IA 50319 515-281-3007 Directions

Des Moines Vital Records Archive 321 East 12th Street Des Moines, IA 50319 515-281-4944 Directions


Des Moines Cemeteries

Get Vital Records from 12 Cemeteries in Des Moines, IA

City of Des Moines Cemeteries 3601 East Court Avenue Des Moines, IA 50317 515-248-6325 Directions

Des Moines Glendale Cemetery 4909 University Avenue Des Moines, IA 50311 515-248-6320 Directions

Des Moines Laurel Hill Cemetery 3601 East Court Avenue Des Moines, IA 50317 515-248-6325 Directions

Des Moines Masonic Cemetery 1550 48th Street Des Moines, IA 50311 515-255-0153 Directions

Des Moines Municipal Cemetery 4909 University Avenue Des Moines, IA 50311 515-248-6320 Directions

Des Moines Municipal Cemetery 3601 East Court Avenue Des Moines, IA 50317 515-248-6325 Directions

Des Moines Oak Grove Cemetery Southwest 31st Street Des Moines, IA 50321 515-248-6320 Directions

Des Moines Pine Hill Cemetery 524 Northwest 54th Avenue Des Moines, IA 50313 515-289-1533 Directions

Des Moines Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery 7601 Fleur Drive Des Moines, IA 50321 515-285-4600 Directions

Des Moines Woodland Cemetery 2019 Woodland Avenue Des Moines, IA 50314 515-248-6320 Directions

Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery 1 Northeast 60th Avenue Des Moines, IA 50313 515-289-2230 Directions

Sims Cemetery East University Avenue Des Moines, IA 50317 515-248-6320 Directions


Des Moines Historical Societies

Get Vital Records from 2 Historical Societies in Des Moines, IA

Iowa State Historical Society 600 East Locust Street Des Moines, IA 50319 515-281-5111 Directions

Polk County Iowa Historical Society 317 Southwest 42nd Street Des Moines, IA 50312 515-255-6657 Directions


Des Moines Hospitals

Get Vital Records from 8 Hospitals in Des Moines, IA

Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines 1111 6th Avenue Des Moines, IA 50314 515-247-3222 Directions

Select Specialty Hospital - Des Moines 1111 6th Avenue Des Moines, IA 50314 515-247-4400 Directions

Blank Children's Hospital 1200 Pleasant Street Des Moines, IA 50309 515-241-5437 Directions

Broadlawns Medical Center 1801 Hickman Road Des Moines, IA 50314 515-282-2200 Directions

Iowa Lutheran Hospital 700 East University Avenue Des Moines, IA 50316 515-263-5612 Directions

Iowa Methodist Medical Center 1200 Pleasant Street Des Moines, IA 50309 515-241-6212 Directions

Mercy Franklin Center 1818 48th Street Des Moines, IA 50310 515-271-6000 Directions

Va Central Iowa Healthcare System 3600 30th Street Des Moines, IA 50310 515-699-5999 Directions


Des Moines Coroner & Medical Examiner

Get Vital Records from 1 Coroner & Medical Examiner in Des Moines, IA

Polk County Medical Examiner & Coroner 1914 Carpenter Avenue Des Moines, IA 50314 515-286-2102 Directions


Des Moines Social Security Office

Get Vital Records from 1 Social Security Office in Des Moines, IA

Des Moines Social Security Office 455 Southwest 5th Street Des Moines, IA 50309 Directions


Des Moines Vital Records Databases

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Des Moines City Clerk Vital Records http://www.dmgov.org/Departments/CityClerk/Pages/GovernmentalRecords.aspx

Des Moines Public Library Database https://dmpl.org/search/node

Des Moines Household Demographic Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Des Moines Households
Households83,916
Nonfamily Households35,343 (42.1%)
Married Couples31,776 (37.9%)
Veterans10,348 (6.4%)