In 2018, DeSoto County, MS had a population of 176k people with a median age of 36.7 and a median household income of $65,169. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of DeSoto County, MS grew from 173,267 to 176,132, a 1.65% increase and its median household income grew from $62,595 to $65,169, a 4.11% 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%). NaNk% of the people in DeSoto County, MS speak a non-English language, and 97.9% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in DeSoto County, MS is $162,000, and the homeownership rate is 73.7%. Most people in DeSoto County, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in DeSoto County, MS is 2 cars per household.