DeSoto County is a part of the Memphis, TN Metropolitan Statistical Area.

  1980 Census 1990 Census 2000 Census 2010 Census
Population 938,777 1,007,306 1,144,470 1,239,312

Other Information

Average HH Income: $52,963
Median Age 33

SourceDemographicsNow.com

Race Distribution

White 71%
Black 22%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1%
Other 1%

Source – US Census Bureau
Source – Delta Council

  Hernando Horn Lake Olive Branch Southaven Town of Walls Desoto County
1980 2,969 4,326 2,067 16,441   53,930
1990 3,127 9,054 3,567 17,949   67,910
2000 6,812 14,099 21,054 28,977   107,199
2010 14,090 26,026 33,914 48,982 1,162 161,252