De Soto, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,693 housing units in De Soto. This represents a 3% growth from 2,614 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,677 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 16 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in De Soto is about 62.5%. De Soto's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.9%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in De Soto were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom16%
Two Bedrooms38%
Three Bedrooms36.50%
Four Bedrooms7.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1954
Median Value of occupied units$67,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$35,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$356

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.60%
Home Equity Loan6.10%
Simple Mortgage51.20%
Debt Free38.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%