StatisticDe SotoIowaNational
Population1,0653,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)6985791
Median age33.538.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%44%43%
Speak English99%92%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in De Soto is 1125% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in De Soto is 12% lower than Iowa
  • In De Soto 97.00% of the population is White
  • In De Soto 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In De Soto 0.19% of the population is Asian

Compare De Soto, IA Demographics

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      De Soto population breakdown by race

      RaceDe SotoIowaNational
      White97.00%90.90%73.35%
      Black0.00%3.32%12.63%
      Asian0.19%2.14%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race2.82%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
      In De Soto, 0.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      De Soto age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The De Soto, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).