In 2020, DeSoto County, MS had a population of 182k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $69,990. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of DeSoto County, MS grew from 178,975 to 182,256, a 1.83% increase and its median household income grew from $67,038 to $69,990, a 4.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in DeSoto County, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (65.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (26.1%), White (Hispanic) (2.56%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.99%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.89%).
None of the households in DeSoto County, MS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.8% of the residents in DeSoto County, MS are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in DeSoto County, MS was $177,800, and the homeownership rate was 74.8%.
Most people in DeSoto County, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.1 minutes. The average car ownership in DeSoto County, MS was 2 cars per household.