In 2020, De Soto Parish, LA had a population of 27.4k people with a median age of 39.3 and a median household income of $44,436. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of De Soto Parish, LA grew from 27,289 to 27,395, a 0.388% increase and its median household income declined from $46,006 to $44,436, a −3.41% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in De Soto Parish, LA are White (Non-Hispanic) (59%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (35.4%), White (Hispanic) (1.98%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.91%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.872%).
None of the households in De Soto Parish, LA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.8% of the residents in De Soto Parish, LA are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in De Soto Parish, LA was $116,500, and the homeownership rate was 72.1%.
Most people in De Soto Parish, LA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.6 minutes. The average car ownership in De Soto Parish, LA was 2 cars per household.