Iowa Unemployment Office Location

Below is the contact information for the Iowa unemployment office. They can provide you with the Iowa unemployment application process and eligibility requirements, get status on your Iowa unemployment claim and answer questions or issues about your unemployment benefits, insurance etc. You can view their site online at To find out how to file for unemployment, Iowa unemployment eligibility.

If you lost your job, you need to file for unemployment right away. This office can help you with any questions or issues you might have about filing for unemployment in Iowa. Items you will need when you file are: your social security number, your mailing address, current phone number, names, addresses and dates of employment of all your past employers for the last 2 years and your alien registration card if you're not a US citizen. Also, unemployment benefits are considered income and are therefore taxable by the federal government. They may not, however, be taxed by your state. It's essential to keep accurate records and report all of your income.

  • Unemployment Office Location

  • Iowa Unemployment Insurance Services Division
    1000 East Grand Avenue
    Des Moines, IA 50319
  • Unemployment Office Phone Number

  • The phone number to call the Iowa unemployment office is 515-281-5387 or 800-562-4692.
  • Unemployment Online

  • To view the website for Iowa unemployment online, click here.

Iowa Unemployment Insurance Services Division