DeSoto County (De Soto County) , Mississippi

DeSoto County: County in Mississippi, United States

De Soto County locator map
Location of De Soto County on Mississippi map.

About

De Soto County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 161,774 and a population density of 126 people per km². Its county seat is Hernando. The county was created 185 years ago in 1836.

Geography

De Soto County is located at 34°52'31"N 89°59'30"W (34.8754000, -89.9917800). It has 2 neighbors: Tate County and Shelby County.

Court House Hernando MS image
Court House Hernando MS

The largest city of De Soto County is Southaven with a population of 55,780. Other cities include, Olive Branch population 38,924, Horn Lake population 27,272, Hernando population 16,399 and Lynchburg population 2,437. See all De Soto County cities & populated places.

Court House Hernando MS image

DeSoto County map

De Soto County Quick Facts

Population : 173,323
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
Different from : DeSoto County
Area : 1287 km2
Water as percent of area : 4.2%
Land as percent of area : 95.8%
Named for : Hernando de Soto
Altitude : 341 feet / 104 meters
Capital : Hernando
Establishment : February 02, 1836
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 18:37:07 (4th August 2021)

De Soto County has 2 neighbours.

  • Hernando

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
2010 161,774 - estimation process
2011 163,838 1.26% estimation process
2012 166,317 1.49% estimation process
2013 168,240 1.14% estimation process
2015 173,323 2.93% demographic balance

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People born in De Soto County (2)

People born in De Soto County, including United States federal judge Bernice Donald, political scientist Joseph A. Todd, you can see a list of people who born in De Soto County.

Other places with the same name (1)

De Soto County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in De Soto County.

City Name Population Title
Southaven 55,780 City in DeSoto County, Mississippi, United States
Olive Branch 38,924 City in De Soto County, Mississippi, United States
Horn Lake 27,272 City in De Soto County, Mississippi, United States
Hernando 16,399 City in Mississippi
Lynchburg 2,437
Walls 1,420 Town in Mississippi

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Madison County 106,272 County in Mississippi, United States
Lee County 85,436 County in Mississippi, United States
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Lauderdale County 74,125 County in Mississippi, United States
Gulfport 71,705 City in Mississippi
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Auburn 60,258 City in Lee County, Alabama, USA
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