De Soto Johnson County, Kansas

De Soto: City in Kansas, United States of America

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De Soto is a city located in the county of Johnson in the U.S. state of Kansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,720 and a population density of 197 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 6,512 inhabitants.

The city was created 193 years ago in 1827.


De Soto is located at 38°58'45"N 94°58'7"W (38.9791700, -94.9685800).

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De Soto forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%. more

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De Soto Quick Facts

Population : 6,512 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
County : Johnson County
Postal code : 66018–66019
Phone Area Codes : 913
Area : 29.04 km2
Altitude : 860 feet / 262 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1828 (193 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 23:11:49 (31st July 2021)
Density : 224 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 12.16% (2010-2019)
Weather : 87℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather


The population of De Soto increased by 12.16% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,720 - census
2011 5,789 1.19% estimation process
2012 5,863 1.26% estimation process
2013 5,917 0.91% estimation process
2014 6,030 1.87% estimation process
2015 6,077 0.77% estimation process
2016 6,098 0.34% estimation process
2017 6,115 0.28% estimation process
2018 6,458 5.31% estimation process
2019 6,512 0.83% estimation process

De Soto zip code is 66018. County name: Johnson, County fips: 20091

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People born in De Soto (2)

People born in De Soto, including politician Frank H. Lee, United States Army Medal of Honor recipient Stanley T. Adams, you can see a list of people who born in De Soto.


College & universities near De Soto

Code Name City ZIP
442569 Grantham University Lenexa (KS) 66219

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near De Soto

Code Name Address Type
LRC Lawrence 413 East 7th Street RAIL
KCY Union Station 30 West Pershing Rd. RAIL
IDP Independence 600 South Grand Ave. RAIL
LEE Lee's Summit 217 SW Main St. RAIL
TOP Topeka 500 SE Holliday Place RAIL

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Johnson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Johnson County , KS. (more)

City Name Population Title
Overland Park 195,494 City in the U.
Shawnee 65,807 City in Oklahoma, United States
Lenexa 55,625 City in Kansas, United States
Leawood 34,727 City in Kansas, United States
Prairie Village 21,877 City in Kansas, United States
Merriam 11,081 City in Johnson County, Kansas, United States
Mission 9,570 City in Kansas, USA
Roeland Park 6,688 City in Johnson County, Kansas, United States
Aubry 4,511 Township in Johnson County, Kansas
Fairway 3,960 City in Johnson County, Kansas, United States of America
Mission Hills 3,547 Census-designated place in Santa Barbara County, California
Spring Hill 3,093 City in Kansas, USA
Gardner 2,934 City in Kansas, United States
Edgerton 1,784 City in Kansas, United States
Westwood 1,641 City in Kansas
Kenneth 1,339 Township in Sheridan County, Kansas

Distance to Other Cities

De Soto distances to largest Kansas cities

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