Living in DeSoto, TX

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

DeSoto, Texas Info Snack

Population
53,090
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
10.2%
Median Home
$169,800
Median Income
$71,578
Median Rent
$1,179

Desoto SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
4

Desoto, TX Crime Report

1,364
Total Crimes
2,524.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
1.94%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
DeSoto
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,364 2,524.7 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 176 325.8 418.9 366.7
Murder 3 5.6 4.9 5.0
Robbery 58 107.4 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 97 179.5 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,188 2,198.9 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 172 318.4 392.8 340.5
Larceny 846 1,565.9 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 170 314.7 267.2 219.9

Desoto, TX Cost Of Living

100
Desoto's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense DeSoto Texas National Average
Overall 100 91 100
Services 109 95 100
Groceries 101 90 100
Health 108 97 100
Housing 87 83 100
Transportation 99 94 100
Utilities 108 102 100

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Rankings for DeSoto in Texas

Map Of DeSoto, TX

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Population over time in DeSoto

Year Population % Change
2019 53,090 0.1%
2018 53,030 0.8%
2017 52,596 1.4%
2016 51,854 0.7%
2015 51,478 1.3%
2014 50,837 1.6%
2013 50,014 2.0%
2012 49,011 2.6%
2011 47,786 2.5%
2010 46,624 -

Race / Ethnicity in DeSoto

White
12.7% (6,763)
African American
66.7% (35,418)
American Indian
0.1% (53)
Asian
0.5% (257)
Hawaiian
0.0% (16)
Other
0.1% (65)
Two Or More
1.7% (889)
Hispanic
18.1% (9,629)
Race DeSoto TX USA
White 12.7% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 66.7% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.1% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in DeSoto

Female
55.2% (29,327)
Male
44.8% (23,763)
Gender DeSoto TX USA
Female 55.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 44.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in DeSoto for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,592)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,247)
High School / GED
21.0% (11,148)
Some College
31.0% (16,457)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,778)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (9,556)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,247)
Professional Degree
1.0% (530)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (530)
Education DeSoto TX USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For DeSoto, Texas

Less than $10,000
3.7% (198,569)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (168,948)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.9% (418,532)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.2% (383,151)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.9% (578,979)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (1,060,593)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.6% (934,704)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.1% (963,228)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.3% (387,266)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (215,025)
Income DeSoto TX USA
Less than $10,000 3.7% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.9% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.2% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.9% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.6% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.1% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.3% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 7.4% 7.7%

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