StatisticDesoto LakesFloridaNational
Population density (sq mi)3,23541091
Median age40.541.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%38%43%
Speak English80%72%79%
Speak Spanish9%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Desoto Lakes is 689% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Desoto Lakes is 3% lower than Florida
  • In Desoto Lakes 88.32% of the population is White
  • In Desoto Lakes 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Desoto Lakes 0.38% of the population is Asian

Compare Desoto Lakes, FL Demographics


      Desoto Lakes population breakdown by race

      RaceDesoto LakesFloridaNational
      American Indian3.52%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race0.65%2.48%3.06%
      Other race7.13%2.54%4.75%
      In Desoto Lakes, 15.5% 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

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Desoto Lakes age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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