In 2018, DeSoto County, FL had a population of 36.4k people with a median age of 40.6 and a median household income of $35,057. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of DeSoto County, FL grew from 35,675 to 36,399, a 2.03% increase and its median household income declined from $35,435 to $35,057, a -1.07% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in DeSoto County, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (55%), White (Hispanic) (28.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.1%), Other (Hispanic) (1.83%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.887%). NaNk% of the people in DeSoto County, FL speak a non-English language, and 88.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in DeSoto County, FL is $84,400, and the homeownership rate is 69.9%. Most people in DeSoto County, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.4 minutes. The average car ownership in DeSoto County, FL is 2 cars per household.