In 2017, DeSoto County, FL had a population of 35.7k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $35,435. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of DeSoto County, FL grew from 35,134 to 35,675, a 1.54% increase and its median household income declined from $35,513 to $35,435, a -0.22% decrease.
The population of DeSoto County, FL is 55.5% White Alone, 30.5% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.8% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in DeSoto County, FL speak a non-English language, and 87.2% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in DeSoto County, FL is $83,700, and the homeownership rate is 68.9%. 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.