DeSoto County, Florida

DeSoto County, Florida
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DeSoto County Courthouse
Seal of DeSoto County, Florida
Seal
Map of Florida highlighting DeSoto County
Location in the U.S. state of Florida
Map of the United States highlighting Florida
Florida's location in the U.S.
FoundedMay 19, 1887
Named forHernando de Soto
SeatArcadia
Largest cityArcadia
Area
 • Total639 sq mi (1,655 km2)
 • Land637 sq mi (1,650 km2)
 • Water2.4 sq mi (6 km2), 0.4%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)35,458
 • Density55/sq mi (21/km2)
Congressional district17th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/www.desotobocc.com

DeSoto County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida. As of 2000, 32,209 people lived there. DeSoto County was formed in 1887.


Other Languages
Bân-lâm-gú: DeSoto Kūn (Florida)
Cebuano: DeSoto County
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: ডেসোটো কাউন্টি, ফ্লোরিডা
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: DeSoto Gông (Florida)
Plattdüütsch: DeSoto County (Florida)
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: DeSoto County, Florida
Türkçe: DeSoto, Florida
Tiếng Việt: Quận DeSoto, Florida