Dallas County

DeSoto, TX: What you need to know

A suburb of Dallas, DeSoto is regarded as an All-America City, with a median income for families at $75,000 and access to a highly regarded DeSoto Independent School District. The city features a vast park and open space system highlighted by a popular Roy Orr Trail, and DeSoto offers convenience to three interstates along with Dallas Executive Airport. The city has a thriving cultural arts program with multiple activities and entertainment for residents of all ages.

 

DeSoto, TX City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 51,478
Median Age 40
Median Household Income $59,260
Median Home Price $149,100
Walkscore 21

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DeSoto, TX Demographics

Median Population in DeSoto, TX

Median Age 39.8%
Age 18 Over 75%
Age 21 Over 70.2%
Age 62 Over 17.1%
Age 65 Over 12.9%

Race in DeSoto, TX

  Ethnicity White 26%
  Ethnicity Black 70%
  Ethnicity Asian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 14.5%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Other 1.8%

Population By Gender in DeSoto, TX

  Male 46.3%
  Female 53.7%

Language in DeSoto, TX

  English Only 84.4%
  English Other 15.6%

Economics in DeSoto, TX

  Median Household Income $59,260
  Median Home Price $149,100
  Homes Owned 35.3%
  Homes Rent 64.7%
  Median Property Rent $931

 
COMMUTE TIME: 31 MINUTES
in DeSoto, TX

Commute Types in DeSoto, TX

  Walked 0.6%
  Worked at Home 2.9%
  Public Transportation 1.2%
  Other Means 0.9%
  Drove Alone 84.2%
  Carpooled 10.2%

21/100
WALK SCORE
for DeSoto, TX

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 12
In DeSoto, TX

 
7.6% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in DeSoto, TX