Capitol View Credit Union

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A short history of Capitol View CU

Since its inception in 1944 the Capitol View Credit Union has been serving its members in the DES MOINES, Iowa area with exceptional financial products. You can find their current interest rates on used car loans, new car loans, 1st mortgage loans and interest rates on both fixed and adjustable mortgages here on these pages. Currently led by Brent Kowalsky, the Capitol View CU has grown its membership to over 2,006 with assets of more than $34,129,437. They have a main office and 2 branch offices. Please see the credit unions website or contact them by phone at (515) 725-2167 or email them at to get exact details . There are many other credit unions in the local area. See them all here. Credit Unions in DES MOINES, IA.

General Information For Capitol View CU was taken from their 6/30/2017 quarterly report, which is the most current available public information.

Charter Number 62878
Address 1000 E GRAND AVE 
State Iowa 
Zip-Code 50319
Phone Number (515) 725-2167
Fax Number (515) 725-2196
Email Address:
CEO/President Brent Kowalsky
Members 2,006 
Full-Time Employees
Part-Time Employees
Number of Branch Offices
Total Assets 34,129,437 

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Zip Code
Phone Number
ATM Access
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Capitol View Credit Union Financial Performance Charts

Performance Charts

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Financial Data

Capitol View Credit Union Lowest Loan Rates With State and USA Rankings

Unsecured Credit Card New Car Loans Used Car Loans 1st Mortgage Loans Other Real Estate
Rate 9.00 2.80 2.80 3.50 3.75
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 10.56 3.72 5.00 4.48 4.95
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 160 120 73 72 74
Rank Among All Iowa Credit Unions 8 15 6 6 6

Capitol View Credit Union Highest Deposit Rates With State and USA Rankings

Checking Regular Savings Money Market Certificates of Deposits IRA/KEOGH
Rate 0.05 0.20 0.80 1.50 0.75
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 0.19 0.26 0.29 0.73 0.66
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 125 108 30 91 192
Rank Among All Iowa Credit Unions 15 17 5 9 22
Capitol View Credit Union Loans and Leases

Interest Rate Number of Loans Amount
Unsecured Credit Card Loans 9.0006081,105,423
All Other Unsecured Loans/Lines of Credit 12.000218918,901
Short-Term, Small Amount Loans (STS) (Federal CU Only) 0.00000
Non-Federally Guaranteed Student Loans 7.00042349,492
New Vehicle Loans 2.8001152,506,548
Used Vehicle Loans 2.8004525,591,183
Total 1st Mortgage Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 3.500232,260,480
Total Other Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 3.7502029,193,571
Leases Receivable 0.00000
Total All Other Loans/Lines of Credit 3.00018150,056
TOTAL LOANS & LEASES 1,67822,075,654

Capitol View Credit Union Real Estate Loans and Lines of Credit


No. of Loans Outstanding Amt of Loans Outstanding No. of Loans Granted Year- to-Date Amount Granted Year-To-Date
Fixed Rate
    a. > 15 years 0000
    b. 15 Years or less 201,977,7335461,200
    a. > 15 years 0000
    b. 15 Years or less 3282,74700
Other Fixed Rate 0000
Adjustable Rate 1 yr or less 0000
Adjustable Rate > 1 yr 0000


Closed-End Fixed Rate 1527,141,554131,044,610
Closed-End Adjustable Rate 11,76900
Open-End Adjustable Rate 492,050,24812143,422
Open-End Fixed Rate 0000
TOTALS 22511,454,051301,649,232


Interest Only & Payment Option 1st Mortgage Loans 000
Interest Only & Payment Option Other RE/LOC Loans 000
    a. Federally Insured Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) 0000
    b. Proprietary Reverse Mortgage Products 0000

Capitol View Credit Union Member Offerings
First Time Homebuyer Program No
Real Estate Loans Yes
Pay Day Lending No
Share Secured Credit Cards Yes
Overdraft Protection/Courtesy Pay Yes
Overdraft Lines of Credit No
ATM/Debit Card Program Yes
Interest Only and Payment Option 1st Mortgage Loans Yes
Check Cashing Yes
Money Orders Yes
No Surcharge ATMs Yes
Home Banking Via Internet Website Yes