DeSoto ( Florida )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of DeSoto compared with those of the Florida state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of DeSoto (Florida) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 35,315

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 32,209

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 3,106 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 9.6%

County of DeSoto (Florida) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 637.27

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 50.60

County of DeSoto (Florida) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 2,297

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 6.5%

Florida 6.2%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 7,791

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 22.1%

Florida 22.2%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 5,683

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 16.1%

Florida 16.8%

USA 12.4%

County of DeSoto (Florida) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 41.7%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 41.7%

Florida 50.9%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 58.3%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 58.3%

Florida 49.1%

USA 49.3%

County of DeSoto (Florida) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 6,634

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 27 minutes.

County of DeSoto (Florida) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 29,772

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 84.3%

Florida 80.2%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 4,121

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 11.7%

Florida 15.8%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 945

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 2.7%

Florida 0.4%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 204

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 0.6%

Florida 2.2%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 41

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 0.1%

Florida 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 232

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 0.7%

Florida 1.3%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 11,649

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 33.0%

Florida 20.2%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 19,221

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 54.4%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

DeSoto 54.4%

Florida 61.3%

USA 66.4%

County of DeSoto (Florida) More population data

Births 2004 = 430

Deaths 2004 = 311

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 3

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 48.3%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

DeSoto 48.3%

Florida 48.9%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 18.7%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

DeSoto 18.7%

Florida 16.7%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 24.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

DeSoto 24.1%

Florida 23.1%

USA 17.9%

County of DeSoto (Florida) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 635

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 18,113

County of DeSoto (Florida) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 14,349

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 741

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 5.4%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

DeSoto 5.4%

Florida 16.8%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 74.7%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

DeSoto 74.7%

Florida 70.1%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 69,900

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 10%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

DeSoto 10%

Florida 30%

USA 26%

County of DeSoto (Florida) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 10,746

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.70

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 14,000

Median household income 2004 = $ 28,638

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 16.7%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

DeSoto 16.7%

Florida 11.9%

USA 12.7%

County of DeSoto (Florida) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 63.5%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

DeSoto 63.5%

Florida 79.9%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 8.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

DeSoto 8.4%

Florida 22.3%

USA 24.4%

County of DeSoto (Florida) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 14,412

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 511

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 3.5%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

DeSoto 3.5%

Florida 3.3%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 15,261

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 1,288

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 2,363

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 372,963

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 24,439

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 494

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 4,669

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -9.8%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

DeSoto -9.8%

Florida 14.3%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 1,446

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 13,552

Total number of firms 2002 = 1,650

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 7.8%

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 0

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 0

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 243,399

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 7,388

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 187

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 30,552

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 388,177

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 165,436

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 4,741

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