The City of De Soto had a population of 1,265 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for De Soto is located at latitude 41.5317 and longitude -94.0097 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.
|Population in Households||1,265|
|Population in Familes||1,074|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$63,236|
|Average Household Income||$79,537|
|Per Capita Income||$29,485|
|Total Housing Units||509 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||372 (73.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||97 (19.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||40 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$147,030|
|Average Home Value||$204,368|
|Average Household Size||2.7|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.07%|
|Per Capita Income||2.26%|
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, 2018 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||# 243||76th|
|Population Density||# 402||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 297||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 221||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 448||56th|
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