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Demographics

People

Total Population1,065
Male Share of the Population50.8%
Female Share of the Population49.2%
Senior Citizens14.1%
Employed Population 16+567
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married52.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22%
Median Earnings25+$36,964
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$38,229
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$66,000
% Above Poverty Level94.3%
% Below Poverty Level5.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home5.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.1%
Median Gross Rent$689
Median House Value$127,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.1%
Irish10%
English8.8%
Norwegian5.1%
Polish3.8%
Dutch3.6%
Swedish2.8%
Scottish2.2%
Danishn1.8%
Italian1.5%
Swiss1.4%
French Except Basque1.1%
Czech0.6%
Canadian0.5%
Belgian0.4%
Austrian0.3%
German0.3%
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De Soto Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dallas County
Standard Zip Codes50069
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.52
Approximate Longitude-94.03

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)

StationWINTERSET 2 NNW
Distance11.5 miles
Jan Temp9 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.3 inches
StationGREENFIELD
Distance27.9 miles
Jan Temp12 to 30 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 65 F
Annual Precip34.9 inches
StationBOONE
Distance36.4 miles
Jan Temp7 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Adel4,030$78,864
Dexter824$71,375
Earlham1,523$78,846
Redfield680$60,875
Van Meter1,256$86,078
Waukee16,955$101,162

De Soto Public Libraries

De Soto Public Library
405 WALNUT ST
De Soto, Iowa
(515) 834-2690

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