Demographics

People

Total Population304
Male Share of the Population53%
Female Share of the Population47%
Senior Citizens21.1%
Employed Population 16+141
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married46.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.7%
Median Earnings25+$31,923
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$28,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,333
% Above Poverty Level86.8%
% Below Poverty Level13.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time35 minutes
% Working from Home5%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.1%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$91,800

Ancestry

German42.8%
Norwegian21.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.8%
Irish12.8%
Italian11.5%
Polish9.9%
English7.6%
French Except Basque5.6%
Dutch2%
Belgian2%
Swiss1.3%
Canadian1%
Scottish1%
Danishn0.7%
Trinidad Tobago0.3%
West Indian0.3%
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De Soto Almanac

CategoryValue
County Vernon County
Standard Zip Codes54624
Phone Area Codes608
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.42
Approximate Longitude-91.19

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)

StationLYNXVILLE DAM 9
Distance12.5 miles
Jan Temp9 to 26 F
Apr Temp39 to 58 F
Jul Temp65 to 84 F
Oct Temp43 to 61 F
Annual Precip32.8 inches
StationGAYS MILLS
Distance16.9 miles
Jan Temp3 to 25 F
Apr Temp32 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp34 to 60 F
Annual Precip32.8 inches
StationPRAIRIE DU CHIEN
Distance24.7 miles
Jan Temp6 to 25 F
Apr Temp37 to 59 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip33.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Eastman437$58,750
Ferryville167$46,250
Gays Mills495$51,250
Genoa245$58,125
Lynxville215$63,750
Mount Sterling158$58,750

De Soto Public Libraries

De Soto Public Library
111 S. HOUGHTON ST.
De Soto, Wisconsin
(608) 648-3593

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De Soto Public Schools

De Soto High
615 Main St
ZIP: 54624
(608) 648-0100
High
Total Enrollment 167
De Soto Middle
615 Main St
ZIP: 54624
(608) 648-0100
Middle
Total Enrollment 108
De Soto Virtual School
615 Main St
ZIP: 54624
(608) 648-0102
Prairie View Elementary
E3245 County Road N
ZIP: 54624
(608) 648-2227
Primary
Total Enrollment 123
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