desoto Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,198 4.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 7,442 25.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 10,096 34.5 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,025 24.0 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,488 11.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 26,470 90.5 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,921 30.5 % 30.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 51,478 - -
19 years old and under 14,550 28.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 15,135 29.4 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 15,168 29.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 6,625 12.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 41,437 85.4 % 84.6 %
Spanish 6,788 14.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 294 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,379 30.9 % 33.5 %
Married 9,742 47.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 723 3.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 3,809 18.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 20,224 - -
Occupied Housing Units 18,907 93.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,317 6.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 14,714 72.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 536 2.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 67 0.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 565 2.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,223 6.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,389 6.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,510 7.5 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 220 1.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,543 17.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 5,422 26.8 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,394 16.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,240 6.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 516 2.6 % 15.6 %
Electric 11,011 54.4 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 11 0.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 7,645 37.8 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 111 0.5 % 4.1 %
Coal 16 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 14 0.1 % 1.8 %
None 99 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 13,366 26.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 36,053 71.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 37 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 174 0.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 913 1.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 59,260 55,775
Median Family Income 75,415 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 28,448 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 50.00 %
  • Temperature 58 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.89 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 17.45
    [CDD] 0.17
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
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com