Des Moines is a city located in the Washington region of the United States. During the most recent census, Des Moines had a population of 29,673. Des Moines is the 40th most poplulated city in the Washington region, the 1,458th most populated city in the United States and the 10,326th most populated city in the world. Des Moines is in the America/Los Angeles timezone which is 7 hours behind UTC. Des Moines adjusts the hour with daylight savings time during the winter months.
Des Moines is located at sea level (28 meters / 92 feet). The closest cities to Des Moines are Normandy Park (4.0 km / 2.5 miles), SeaTac (5.7 km / 3.6 miles), Kent (7.1 km / 4.4 miles), Burien (7.8 km / 4.9 miles) and Lakeland North (8.4 km / 5.2 miles)