Desoto is located in northeast Texas. Desoto is between the Dallas, Collin county. Desoto has 21.62 square miles of land area and 0.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Desoto population is 50,837, which has grown 35.04% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Desoto median household income is $56,911 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 1.37% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 31.68% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Desoto median house value is $142,300 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -28.66% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 59.27% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Desoto is worse than the state average in quality. The Desoto area codes are 214, 469, 972.