desoto Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,283 4.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 7,478 25.9 % 32.8 %
Some College 10,395 36.0 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,465 22.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,249 11.3 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 26,214 90.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,257 28.6 % 28.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 50,837 - -
19 years old and under 14,345 28.2 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 15,267 30.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 14,729 29.0 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 6,496 12.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 41,718 87.3 % 84.8 %
Spanish 5,757 12.0 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 311 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,510 31.5 % 33.2 %
Married 9,506 46.0 % 50.6 %
Separated 723 3.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 3,943 19.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 20,281 - -
Occupied Housing Units 18,720 92.3 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,561 7.7 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 14,593 72.0 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 625 3.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 61 0.3 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 530 2.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,261 6.2 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,383 6.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,595 7.9 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 233 1.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,448 17.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 5,680 28.0 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,401 16.8 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,243 6.1 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 523 2.6 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 22 0.1 % 13.1 %
Electric 10,761 53.1 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 7,710 38.0 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 152 0.7 % 4.2 %
Wood 9 0.0 % 1.9 %
None 88 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 13,327 26.7 % 75.7 %
African-American 34,994 70.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 230 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 198 0.4 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,152 2.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 56,911 53,657
Median Family Income 73,313 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 27,576 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 54.84 %
  • Temperature 58.82 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.17 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 16.63
    [CDD] 0.28
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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