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People

Total Population 1,567
Male Share of the Population 50.1%
Female Share of the Population 49.9%
Senior Citizens 14.8%
Employed Population 16+ 629
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 41.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 25.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $42,500
% Above Poverty Level 75.3%
% Below Poverty Level 24.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.5%
% Using Public Transportation 1.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 32%
Median Gross Rent $713
Median House Value $81,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 26.2%
US/American 0%
English 12.3%
Irish 16%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

De Soto Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 80 miles SE of St. Louis, Missouri
County Jackson
Standard Zip Codes 62924
Phone Area Codes 618
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.817
Longitude -89.227

De Soto Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CARBONDALE SEWAGE PLANT
Distance 5.7 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 43 to 69 F
Annual Precip 45.8 inches
Station DU QUOIN 4 SE
Distance 11.6 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 40 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 44.1 inches
Station PERRYVILLE WATER PLANT
Distance 38.1 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 40 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 43 to 70 F
Annual Precip 41.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, De Soto, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Reeds Station (62924)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bush 265 $43,750
Cambria 1,380 $42,917
Carbondale 26,192 $40,092
Elkville 1,047 $53,295

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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