The City of De Soto had a population of 197 as of July 1, 2018. DeSoto ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Georgia. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for DeSoto is located at latitude 31.9548 and longitude -84.0636 in Sumter County. The formal boundaries for the City of De Soto (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sumter County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 308 feet.
The City of De Soto (GNIS ID: 2404203) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of De Soto is located within Leslie-De Soto Division of Sumter County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for DeSoto: De Soto.
|Population in Households||197|
|Population in Familes||165|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$33,665|
|Average Household Income||$57,849|
|Per Capita Income||$22,584|
|Total Housing Units||92 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||52 (56.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||30 (32.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||10 (10.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,611|
|Average Home Value||$141,509|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.21%|
|Per Capita Income||0.91%|
The table below compares DeSoto to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 563||10th|
|Population Density||# 481||23rd|
|Diversity Index||# 315||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 487||22nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 249||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.