Population Demographics for Desoto County, Mississippi in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population161,252100
White116,44072
Black or African American35,26621
Hispanic or Latino8,0865
Some Other Race4,4492
Two or More Races2,5461
Asian2,0331
American Indian432Below 1%
Three or more races122Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population78,59582,657161,252
White57,33459,106116,440
Black or African American16,33918,92735,266
Hispanic or Latino4,4733,6138,086
Some Other Race2,5181,9314,449
Two or More Races1,2681,2782,546
Asian8811,1522,033
American Indian210222432
Three or more races6557122

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Desoto County

 
Total Population:161,252
Male Population:78,595
Female Population:82,657

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Desoto County

 
Both sexes35
Male33
Female36

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Desoto County

 
Total Population:160,642
Male Population:78,283
Under 5 years:5,885
5 to 9 years:6,564
10 to 14 years:6,939
15 to 17 years:4,031
18 and 19 years:2,162
20 years:944
21 years:903
22 to 24 years:2,650
25 to 29 years:4,780
30 to 34 years:5,509
35 to 39 years:6,133
40 to 44 years:5,883
45 to 49 years:5,925
50 to 54 years:5,121
55 to 59 years:4,190
60 and 61 years:1,526
62 to 64 years:2,142
65 and 66 years:1,153
67 to 69 years:1,539
70 to 74 years:1,904
75 to 79 years:1,210
80 to 84 years:750
85 years and over:440
Female Population:82,359
Under 5 years:5,712
5 to 9 years:6,091
10 to 14 years:6,596
15 to 17 years:3,767
18 and 19 years:1,971
20 years:829
21 years:855
22 to 24 years:2,642
25 to 29 years:5,453
30 to 34 years:6,151
35 to 39 years:6,753
40 to 44 years:6,214
45 to 49 years:6,225
50 to 54 years:5,312
55 to 59 years:4,626
60 and 61 years:1,679
62 to 64 years:2,436
65 and 66 years:1,289
67 to 69 years:1,769
70 to 74 years:2,222
75 to 79 years:1,653
80 to 84 years:1,180
85 years and over:934

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Desoto County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Desoto County

 
Total:57,748
Family led homes:43,830
Husband-wife family:32,121
Other family:11,709
Population of male led with no wife present:3,016
Population female led with no husband present:8,693
Population of Nonfamily homes:13,918
Population living alone:11,436
Population not living alone:2,482

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Desoto County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:57,748
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:24,550
Population of family homes:24,312
Husband-wife family:16,328
Under 6 years only:3,627
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,823
6 to 17 years only:8,878
Other family:7,984
Male householder, no wife present:1,889
Under 6 years only:486
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:319
6 to 17 years only:1,084
Female led with no husband present:6,095
Under 6 years only:1,107
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,202
6 to 17 years only:3,786
Nonfamily households:238
Male led households:185
Under 6 years only:50
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:13
6 to 17 years only:122
Female led householder:53
Under 6 years only:19
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:34
Households with no people under 18 years:33,198
Family households:19,518
Husband-wife family:15,793
Other family:3,725
Male led with no wife present:1,127
Female led with no husband present:2,598
Nonfamily households:13,680
Male led householder:6,384
Female led householder:7,296

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Desoto County, by type

 
Total Home Population:57,748
Population of Family homes:43,830
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,113
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:8,000
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:11,327
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:9,962
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,671
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,272
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,288
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,833
Population of 85 year olds and over:364
Population of Nonfamily Homes:13,918
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:738
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,078
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,097
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,690
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,261
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,303
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,873
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,355
Population of 85 year olds and over:523

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Desoto County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:57,748
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:16,690
1-person household:4,706
2-or-more-person household:11,984
Family households:11,556
Nonfamily households:428
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:41,058
1-person household:6,730
2-or-more-person household:34,328
Family homes:32,274
Nonfamily homes:2,054

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Desoto County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:57,748
Home has three or more generations:3,071
Home does not have three or more generations:54,677

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Desoto County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:45,563
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,215
In family homes:3,009
Population of male led and male partner homes:86
Population of male led and female partner households:1,290
Population of female led and female partner households:114
Population of female led and male partner households:1,519
In nonfamily homes:206
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:181
Population of female led and female partner homes:5
Population of female led and male partner homes:20
No unmarried partner of home lead present:42,348
In family homes:42,222
Population of husband-wife family homes:30,989
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,882
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:9,351
In nonfamily homes:126

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Desoto County

 
Total Population:139,701
Population Under 18 years:44,825
Population 18 years and over:94,876

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Desoto County have lived in one place.

 
Total:57,748
Population of Owner occupied homes:43,865
Family home:34,694
Nonfamily homess:9,171
Male led home:4,167
Living alone:3,296
Not living alone:871
Female led home:5,004
Living alone:4,440
Not living alone:564
Population of Renter occupied homes:13,883
Family run homes:9,136
Husband-wife family:4,276
Other family:4,860
Male led with no wife present:1,137
Female led with no husband present:3,723
Nonfamily Homes:4,747
Male led homes:2,402
Male living alone:1,740
Male not living alone:662
Female led homes:2,345
Females living alone:1,960
Females not living alone:385