DeSoto County, Mississippi state, USA

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DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA

Map of DeSoto County
Population
- Total:161.252 (2010)
- Density:338,1/sq mi (130,7/sq km)
Area
- Total:498 sq mi (1.289 sq km)
- Land:477 sq mi (1.234 sq km)
- Water:22 sq mi (55 sq km)
- % water:4,27 %
Latitude:+34.8742660
Longitude:-089.9932400

Basic information about the DeSoto County

The DeSoto County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 498 square miles, with 22 square miles being water areas. There are 161.252 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of DeSoto County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (72.21%), followed by Black or African American (21.87%) and Some Other Race (2.76%). There are 57.748 households in the county, while 75,90% of them are family households and 24,10% represent non family households. There are 7 cities and towns in DeSoto County. The most populated city is Southaven city and the smallest town or village is Walls town.


Statistical data for the DeSoto County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
161,252
White alone
116,44072.21 %
Black or African American alone
35,26621.87 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
4320.27 %
Asian alone
2,0331.26 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
860.05 %
Some Other Race alone
4,4492.76 %
Two or More races
2,5461.58 %

Statistical data for the DeSoto County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
161,252
White alone
116,44072.21 %
Black or African American alone
35,26621.87 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
4320.27 %
Asian alone
2,0331.26 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
860.05 %
Some Other Race alone
4,4492.76 %
Two or More races
2,5461.58 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
161,252
Not Hispanic or Latino
153,16694.99 %
Hispanic or Latino
8,0865.01 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
161,252
Not Hispanic or Latino
153,16694.99 %
White alone
113,55374.14 %
Black or African American alone
35,12422.93 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
3430.22 %
Asian alone
2,0111.31 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
760.05 %
Some Other Race alone
1450.09 %
Two or More races
1,9141.25 %
Hispanic or Latino
8,0865.01 %
White alone
2,88735.70 %
Black or African American alone
1421.76 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
891.10 %
Asian alone
220.27 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
100.12 %
Some Other Race alone
4,30453.23 %
Two or More races
6327.82 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
35
Male
34
Female
36

Household Type

Total
57,748
Family households
43,83075.90 %
Husband-wife family
32,12173.29 %
Other family
11,70926.71 %
Male householder, no wife present
3,01625.76 %
Female householder, no husband present
8,69374.24 %
Nonfamily households
13,91824.10 %
Householder living alone
11,43682.17 %
Householder not living alone
2,48217.83 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the DeSoto County - including Historical Features

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Map of DeSoto County, Mississippi

Current weather situation in the DeSoto County

City Alias ZIP Codes
HernandoHernando38632
Horn LakeHorn Lake38637
Horn LakeJago38637
Lake CormorantLake Cormorant38641
Lake CormorantLk Cormorant38641
NesbitNesbit38651
Olive BranchMineral Wells38654
Olive BranchOlive Branch38654
SouthavenSouthaven38672, 38671
WallsGlover38680
WallsLake View38680
WallsMemphis38680
WallsPoplar Corners38680
WallsSacred Heart League38686
WallsWalls38680, 38686

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