Desoto

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Overview for Desoto, TX

55,761 people live in Desoto, where the median age is 39.9 and the average individual income is $33,402. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

55,761

Total Population

39.9 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$33,402

Average individual Income

Around Desoto, TX

There's plenty to do around Desoto, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

47
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
33
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Kickin Corner Seafood and Daiquiri, Delightful Sweets, and Jimmy's Tacos.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.1 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.99 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.12 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.66 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.98 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Desoto, TX

Desoto has 19,856 households, with an average household size of 2.78. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Desoto do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 55,761 people call Desoto home. The population density is 2,577.54 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

55,761

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

39.9

Median Age

44.62 / 55.38%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
19,856

Total Households

2.78

Average Household Size

$33,402

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Desoto, TX

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Desoto. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Ruby Young Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
Little Eagles Early Learning Center
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
The Canterbury Episcopal School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 10th
4/5
Amber Terrace Discovery & Design Early Childhood
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
Desoto Private School
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Turning Point Christian Academy
PRIVATE
K - 10th
No rating available
Uplift Gradus Preparatory
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Premier H S - Desoto
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Desoto Alternative Education Center (Daep)
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
8th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Ruby Young Personalized Steam Academy
PUBLIC
3rd - 8th
2/5
Iltexas Lancaster Desoto High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Desoto High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Cockrell Hill Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
The Meadows Elementary
PUBLIC
3rd - 5th
1/5
Woodridge Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 2nd
1/5
Katherine Johnson Technology Magnet Academy
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5

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