De Soto, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,733 housing units in De Soto. This represents a 100.1% growth from 866 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,234 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 499 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in De Soto is about 64.9%. De Soto's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.7%. Average household size is 2.71 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in De Soto were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom9.80%
Two Bedrooms28.60%
Three Bedrooms39.70%
Four Bedrooms17.90%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.06
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$123,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$112,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1960
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$529

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan8%
Simple Mortgage63.50%
Debt Free25.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.5%