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Population in 2012: 6,447 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.1%
 

Males: 2,921  (45.3%)
Females: 3,526  (54.7%)

Median resident age:  36.8 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip codes: 63020.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $33,752 (it was $30,725 in 2000)
De Soto:

$33,752
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,273

De Soto city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $95,515 (it was $66,900 in 2000)
De Soto:

$95,515
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $115,449; Detached houses: $117,048; Townhouses or other attached units: $89,573; In 2-unit structures: $130,914; Mobile homes: $31,027

Median gross rent in 2012: $600.

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  • White alone - 6,096 (95.3%)
  • Black alone - 103 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races - 85 (1.3%)
  • Hispanic - 51 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 26 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 27 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 11 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.02%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in De Soto: 89.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (22.5%), Irish (15.3%), English (10.2%), French (10.2%), United States (9.8%), Scottish (6.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1869

Elevation: 503 feet

Land area: 3.81 square miles.

Population density: 1,692 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in De Soto:

  • High school or higher: 81.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in De Soto city:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 40.0%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 13.7%
  • Divorced: 14.5%

48 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.7%
Missouri:  3.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in De Soto, Missouri as of October 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in De Soto to the number of sex offenders is 403 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $860 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $750 (0.9%)

De Soto satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (37.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (297.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Olympian Village, MO (2.3 miles ), Hillsboro, MO (2.5 miles ), Festus, MO (3.2 miles ), Crystal City, MO (3.3 miles ), Horine, MO (3.3 miles ), Herculaneum, MO (3.5 miles ), Pevely, MO (3.6 miles ), Cedar Hill Lakes, MO (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $76,300
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $105,700
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $102,800
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $104,700
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $81,500
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $87,600
  • 2004: 18 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $99,500
  • 2007: 19 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $88,700
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 38.14 N, Longitude: 90.56 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +126 (+2.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 881 (33.1%)

Area code: 636

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Crime rates in De Soto by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 101000010000
per 100,000 15.60.015.20.00.00.00.015.40.00.00.00.0
Rapes 213001011020
per 100,000 31.215.545.70.00.015.20.015.415.40.031.10.0
Robberies 111312023133
per 100,000 15.615.515.245.715.230.30.030.746.315.546.746.6
Assaults 345337838588262431283722
per 100,000 530.1820.1564.11265.61289.21333.3395.2368.7478.5434.9576.1342.0
Burglaries 343224182015263220275039
per 100,000 530.1495.1365.9274.5303.4227.3395.2491.6308.7419.3778.5606.2
Thefts 261281266227184161175215199160242253
per 100,000 4069.24347.84055.53461.42790.82439.42660.03303.13071.52484.93767.73932.8
Auto thefts 232318171511111113121320
per 100,000 358.6355.9274.4259.2227.5166.7167.2169.0200.6186.4202.4310.9
Arson 000000111142
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.015.215.415.415.562.331.1
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 411.8435.4410.6463.7430.6431.9235.9318.7294.2245.0391.1319.7

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Crime rate in De Soto detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Missouri average:

2.42

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De Soto, Missouri accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.2%
Missouri:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +280 (+4.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (23%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Construction laborers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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Tornado activity:

De Soto-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 152% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/22/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the De Soto city center killed 2 people and injured 22 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 16.8 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 52 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

De Soto-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 87.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.3 miles away from De Soto center
On 8/27/1993 at 00:08:34, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.3 MD, Depth: 10.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 11.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/12/2002 at 08:30:48, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/1992 at 05:41:38, a magnitude 3.5 (3.2 LG, 3.5 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.5 miles away from De Soto center
On 4/30/1992 at 00:01:30, a magnitude 3.6 (2.9 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 14, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
De Soto topographic map

Birthplace of: Jay Nixon - Politician, Rod Jetton - Politician, Fred Blank - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers in De Soto:

  • BAISCH NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, 3260 BAISCH DRIVE)
  • HILLCREST CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, 1108 CLARKE STREET)
  • VILLAS-A STONEBRIDGE COMMUNITY, THE (Nursing Home, 1550 VILLAS DRIVE)

Political contributions by individuals in De Soto, MO

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to De Soto:

  • Jefferson College (about 9 miles; Hillsboro, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,180)
  • Mineral Area College (about 21 miles; Park Hills, MO; FT enrollment: 2,165)
  • East Central College (about 29 miles; Union, MO; FT enrollment: 2,137)
  • Saint Louis Community College-Meramec (about 31 miles; Kirkwood, MO; FT enrollment: 5,544)
  • Webster University (about 34 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 6,422)
  • Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park (about 38 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Washington University in St Louis (about 38 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,422)

Private elementary/middle school in De Soto:

  • ST ROSE OF LIMA SCHOOL (Students: 122; Location: 523 S 4TH ST; Grades: PK - 8)

Library in De Soto:

  • DE SOTO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $175,087; Location: 712 SOUTH MAIN STREET; 31,429 books; 50 e-books; 563 audio materials; 950 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 50 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in De Soto: DeSoto Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), City of De Soto Fire and Rescue Station 1 Headquarters (B), De Soto Rural Fire Protection District Station 1 Headquarters (C), City of De Soto Fire and Rescue Station 2 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in De Soto include: Redeemer Church (A), DeSoto Community Church of God (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Calvary Cemetery (1), Woodlawn Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Hickory Hills Golf Club Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tanyard Branch (A), Ball Branch (B), Whitehead Creek (C), Fritz Creek (D), Falling Rock Branch (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in De Soto include: Walther Park (1), Joachim Park (2), Ritcher Park (3), Spross Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Libraries Public - Desoto (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 712 South Main Street).

Hotels: Elks Lodge 689 (Clark Street & Highway 21), Jefferson Square Inn (Highway 21 & N H), Elks Auxiliary (1520 Clarke Street).

Court: Desoto-City - Water Dept- Finance Office- Municipal Court- City Man (17 Boyd Street).

 
Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  Pb  SO2 Ozone  PM2.5 NO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 35.0. This is about average.
City:

35.0
U.S.:

32.0
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.587. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.587
U.S.:

0.107
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.6
U.S.:

2.4
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.6
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.38. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.38
U.S.:

9.39

Drinking water stations with addresses in De Soto and their reported violations in the past:

DESOTO (Address: 17 BOYD ST , Population served: 7500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-20-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-25-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-1997 and SEP-1999, Contaminant: Cadmium. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-1997), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-1997), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-1997)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-1997), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-18-1997)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-12-1997), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-12-1997), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
TIMBER CREEK RESORT (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
BAISCH NURSING HOME (Address: 3260 BAISCH DR , Population served: 189, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
BRIARWOOD LAKE DEVELOPMENT (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-24-2000), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-24-2000), St Public Notif received (FEB-22-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-10-2000), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-10-2000), St Public Notif received (FEB-04-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-1998), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-1998)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JAN-28-1997), St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-1997), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-22-1997), St Public Notif issued (JAN-30-1998)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and FEB-25-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-25-2005)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2003 and FEB-25-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-25-2005)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-01-2003 and AUG-26-2004, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2004)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between MAY-25-2001 and MAY-24-2001, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (JAN-28-1997), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2001)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 24.8%
(24.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 53.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 74.2% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.1%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.5%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in De Soto, MO

131 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
12 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in De Soto in 2000:

  • 118 people in nursing homes
  • 75 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 26 people in other nonhousehold living situations

De Soto compared to Missouri state average:

De Soto, Missouri environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in De Soto (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Rock Road Branch at 2000 Rock Road, branch established on 1976/10/15; Desoto Branch at 224 South Main Street, branch established on 1967/12/09. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • First State Community Bank: Desoto Branch at Plaza Square, branch established on 1962/07/02; Desoto Branch - 2 at 1801 Old Boyd Street, branch established on 2006/05/15. Info updated 2011/01/03: Bank assets: $1,303.2 mil, Deposits: $1,092.4 mil, headquarters in Farmington, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bancshares, Inc.
  • Southern Commercial Bank: Desoto Branch at 2101 Rock Road, branch established on 2000/04/05. Info updated 2010/07/14: Bank assets: $528.0 mil, Deposits: $457.6 mil, headquarters in Saint Louis, MO, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancshares Corp.
  • Bank of America, National Association: De Soto Branch at 406 South Main Street, branch established on 1898/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Eagle Bank and Trust Company of Missouri: 121 Jefferson Square at State Road 21, branch established on 1996/07/10. Info updated 2012/02/21: Bank assets: $836.9 mil, Deposits: $681.2 mil, headquarters in Hillsboro, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Jefferson County Bancshares, Incorporated

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


De Soto travel time to work - commute


De Soto mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for De Soto city (based on Jefferson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.65%
Here40.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of Christ
Adherents38.7%32.7%8.0%4.2%2.7%
Congregations7.8%24.1%7.8%10.6%3.5%
NameAssemblies of God Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentChurches of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents2.3%1.4%1.3%1.0%7.5%
Congregations7.1%0.7%4.3%3.5%30.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 23
Jefferson County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Jefferson County:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 79
Jefferson County:

3.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 95
Here:

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.1%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

29.5%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.5%
State:

13.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$11,708$46,8320$0
Other Government Administration 7$39,241$67,2705$106
Judicial and Legal 1$3,790$45,4801$1,250
Police Protection - Officers 15$88,294$70,6350$0
Police - Other 6$23,665$47,3300$0
Firefighters 2$9,509$57,05416$2,680
Streets and Highways 8$36,881$55,3220$0
Sewerage 1$5,207$62,4840$0
Parks and Recreation 2$11,236$67,4160$0
Water Supply 7$39,637$67,9490$0
Totals for Government 52$269,168$62,11622$4,036

De Soto government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $318,000 ($49.33)
    Water Utilities: $67,000 ($10.39)
    Sewerage: $17,000 ($2.64)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $756,000 ($117.26)
    Water Utilities: $411,000 ($63.75)
    Regular Highways: $369,000 ($57.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $308,000 ($47.77)
    Sewerage: $275,000 ($42.66)
    Central Staff Services: $210,000 ($32.57)
    Financial Administration: $210,000 ($32.57)
    General - Other: $154,000 ($23.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $150,000 ($23.27)
    Fire Protection: $130,000 ($20.16)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $53,000 ($8.22)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $53,000 ($8.22)
    Health Services - Other: $48,000 ($7.45)
    General Public Buildings: $39,000 ($6.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $143,000 ($22.18)
    Regular Highways: $73,000 ($11.32)
    Financial Administration: $45,000 ($6.98)
    Police Protection: $27,000 ($4.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000 ($3.10)
    General Public Building: $10,000 ($1.55)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,573,000 ($243.99)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($3.26)

De Soto government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $387,000 ($60.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $314,000 ($48.70)
    All Other: $37,000 ($5.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($3.57)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $34,000 ($5.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $392,000 ($60.80)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $132,000 ($20.47)
    Interest Earnings: $38,000 ($5.89)
    Property Sale Other: $3,000 ($0.47)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($0.16)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.16)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $618,000 ($95.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $380,000 ($58.94)
    All Other: $9,000 ($1.40)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $801,000 ($124.24)
    Public Utilities: $532,000 ($82.52)
    Property: $371,000 ($57.55)
    NEC: $44,000 ($6.82)

De Soto government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $350,000 ($54.29)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $300,000 ($46.53)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $50,000 ($7.76)

De Soto government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $750,000 ($116.33)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $97,000 ($15.05)

6.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,320 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.99%
Missouri average:

7.87%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($73 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.02%
Missouri average:

0.11%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from St. Louis County, MO  3.23% ($44,333 average AGI)
from St. Louis city, MO  0.85% ($36,707)
from Franklin County, MO  0.25% ($34,535)


6.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,190 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Missouri average:

7.66%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($118 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.03%
Missouri average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to St. Louis County, MO  2.32% ($35,485 average AGI)
to St. Louis city, MO  0.59% ($27,552)
to Franklin County, MO  0.31% ($34,510)

Strongest AM radio stations in De Soto:

  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KJFF (1400 AM; 1 kW; FESTUS, MO; Owner: KREI, INC.)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KSLG (1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW HORIZON 7TH-DAY CHRISTIAN CHURCH, INC.)
  • WRTH (1430 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO)
  • KSIV (1320 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFMO (1240 AM; 1 kW; FLAT RIVER, MO; Owner: M. K. S. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KREI (800 AM; 1 kW; FARMINGTON, MO; Owner: KREI, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in De Soto:

  • KPNT (105.7 FM; ST. GENEVIEVE, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KDJR (100.1 FM; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: KDJR RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBJ (89.3 FM; FESTUS, MO; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KNLH (89.5 FM; CEDAR HILL, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KNSX (93.3 FM; STEELVILLE, MO; Owner: TWENTY-ONE SOUND COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KDHX (88.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: DOUBLE HELIX CORPORATION)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KHZR (97.7 FM; POTOSI, MO; Owner: FOUR HIM ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.)
  • KTJJ (98.5 FM; FARMINGTON, MO; Owner: KREI, INC.)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSM (106.5 FM; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; CRESTWOOD, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KDBB (104.3 FM; BONNE TERRE, MO; Owner: MKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KBGM (91.1 FM; PARK HILLS, MO; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around De Soto:

  • KNLC (Channel 24; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • WRBU (Channel 46; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KETC (Channel 9; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS REGIONAL & EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV COMMISSION)
  • KTVI (Channel 2; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTVI LICENSE, INC.)
  • KSDK (Channel 5; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA KSDK, INC.)
  • KPLR-TV (Channel 11; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KPLR, INC.)
  • KMOV (Channel 4; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KMOV-TV, INC.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KDNL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K63FW (Channel 63; JAMESTOWN, MO; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • K62EG (Channel 62; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ETERNAL FAMILY NETWORK)
  • KPTN-LP (Channel 58; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KURT J. PETERSEN)
  • K40FF (Channel 40; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • K18BT (Channel 18; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K65FN (Channel 65; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

De Soto, Missouri:
  • Fatal accident count: 20
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 27
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 6
  • Fatalities: 20
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 45
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
Missouri average:
  • Fatal accident count: 107
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 165
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 36
  • Fatalities: 118
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 272
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13

See more detailed statistics of De Soto fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 13
Total length: 32 meters (105ft)
Total costs: $1,246,000
Total average daily traffic: 25,883
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,619
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 45,644

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1900-1909: 4
  • 1910-1919: 0
  • 1920-1929: 0
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 1
  • 1980-1989: 1
  • 1990-1999: 2
  • 2000-2009: 3
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for De Soto, MO

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in De Soto)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 38.138889 Lon: -90.560556, Call Sign: WQAR247
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.0200 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/22/2004, Expiration Date: 07/22/2014, Certifier: Patti Deles
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Desoto, Klondike & Knorpp (Lat: 38.091111 Lon: -90.592222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WPWF243, Licensee ID: L00399897
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.593 MHz, 928.593 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/10/2012, Expiration Date: 11/01/2022, Certifier: Gerald Bednar
    Registrant: Ameren Services
  • UE TOWER DESOTO, Klondike & Knorpp (Lat: 38.091111 Lon: -90.592222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WPYW956
    Assigned Frequencies: 942.375 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/19/2003, Expiration Date: 11/19/2013, Certifier: Brenda Shular
    Registrant: Midwest Radio Systems Inc., 216 Roberta Dr., Bismarck, MO 63624, Phone: (573) 734-2355, Fax: (573) 734-1119, Email:
  • DE SOTO, Rt 4 Box 357 Hyfield Rd (Lat: 38.151028 Lon: -90.516167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.4 m, Overall height: 62.8 m, Call Sign: WLS754
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 5945.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/02/2010, Expiration Date: 07/01/2020, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1.1 Km East Of De Soto (Lat: 38.139472 Lon: -90.542333), Overall height: 56 m, Call Sign: KNKO252
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.812 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/07/1998, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/31/1999
    Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., Debtor-In-Possession, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5153, Fax: (703) 312-5155, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in De Soto)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: BOTTJEN C/BOTTJEN P CHALLENGER II CWS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 323PC , Serial Number: CH2-0997-CW-1663, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 09/03/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Jason A Hale, 12950 Morgans Meadow Rd, De Soto, MO 63020
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5143X , Serial Number: 669, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 03/04/1969
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Hazel I Hardin, 14502 Hardin Rd, De Soto, MO 63020, Other Owners: John W Hardin
  • Aircraft: HUGHES 269B (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 64 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 525GH , Serial Number: 87, Year manufactured: 1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Nicad Battery Services Inc, 13904 Vineland Rd, De Soto, MO 63020
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172I (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 77DH , Serial Number: 17257127, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 07/02/1968
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Bruce M Bramon, 3372 Armbruster Rd, De Soto, MO 63020, Other Owners: Janice L Bramon, Elizabeth A Bramon
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T210L (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8133L , Serial Number: 21060620, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 01/16/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Jason A Hale, 12950 Morgans Meadow Rd, De Soto, MO 63020
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 840B , Serial Number: 6772, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 07/11/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Paul V Graves, 13253 Fox Farm Rd, De Soto, MO 63020



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$100,2877$74,78029$103,6392$49,1407$83,979
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$126,1650$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$94,6903$56,07316$116,5784$10,1682$36,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$68,4000$012$108,8370$01$93,660
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$06$114,9220$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7012.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$107,5272$93,815
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$97,6701$83,190
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$63,7800$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7012.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 9
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - De Soto


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for De Soto, MO
Businesses in De Soto, MO
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1T-Mobile1
Hardee's1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS2
McDonald's1Walgreens1
New Balance1Walmart1
Browse common businesses in De Soto, MO

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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Paul D. Mathews (1)
  • Larry Hand (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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