The City of De Soto had a population of 1,209 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for De Soto is located at latitude 41.5378 and longitude -94.0099 in Dallas County. The formal boundaries for the City of De Soto (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dallas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 942 feet.
The City of De Soto (GNIS ID: 2394474) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with De Soto population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,209|
|Population in Familes||1,035|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.74|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||475 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||368 (77.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||73 (15.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||34 ( 7.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$131,604|
|Average Home Value||$165,829|
|Median Household Income||$58,777|
|Average Household Income||$72,071|
|Per Capita Income||$26,388|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.27%|
|Per Capita Income||1.48%|
The table below compares De Soto to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 246||76th|
|Population Density1||# 425||58th|
|Diversity Index2||# 282||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 251||75th|
|Per Capita Income||# 546||46th|
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