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A Taste of DeSoto, Texas

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT DESOTO?

  1. DeSoto is a city in Dallas County, Texas, in the United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 49,047. DeSoto is a suburb of Dallas and is part of the Best Southwest area, which includes DeSoto, Cedar Hill, Duncanville, and Lancaster.

  2. Throughout the 1990s, DeSoto experienced a significant change in the demographic composition of the city. In the 1990 census, whites constituted 75.97% of the city's population, but that figure had declined to 48.83% in the 2000 census. By contrast, the African American population grew rapidly. In 2000, African Americans were 45.53% of the population, up from 20.83% in 1990. Hispanics accounted for 4.98% of the population in 1990 and 7.30% in 2000.

  3. With approximately 45,500 residents as of 2005, DeSoto is the largest and most diverse city in southwest Dallas County.

  4. On June 11, 2006, the National Civic League named DeSoto an "All-America City". The All-America City Award is the nation's oldest community recognition program and recognizes communities whose citizens work together to identify and tackle community-wide challenges and achieve uncommon results.

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Demographics of DeSoto, Texas

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

17.4%

68.6%

0.4%

0.9%

12.1%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in DeSoto, Texas


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Adam African Hair Braiding -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 837 Canyon Pl, Desoto, TX 75115 (214) 986-5817

  2. Avonti's Professional Hairstyles, Weaves & Braids -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 901 N. Polk Street, Desoto, TX 75115 (214) 926-1616

  3. Express and Affordable Braids -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 277 N Beckley, Desoto, TX 75115 (469) 682-4950

  4. Girlfriends African Hair Braiding -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 1001 N Interstate 35 E, Desoto, TX 75115 (972) 228-5857  - (visit website)

  5. Kim's Innovative Styles -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 2021 N Hampton Rd, Desoto, TX 75115 (214) 288-4438  - (visit website)

  6. Kstylze Precision Master Stylist DeSoto -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 719 N Hampton Rd Ste 211, Desoto, TX 75115 (972) 748-8001  - (visit website)

  7. NappyBliss Natural Hair Salon -  Category: Natural Hair Salon -   - 215 Executive Way #130, DeSoto, TX. (469) 939-3764  - (visit website)

  8. Raw Cuts Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 209 E Pleasant Run Rd Ste121 Desoto, TX 75115 (972) 230-8181  - (reviews)

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Art of Dentistry -  Category: Dentistry -   303 E Pleasant Run Rd DeSoto, TX 75115 (972) 920-6085

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Just Like Big Momma's Soul Food & BBQ -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   1223 E Beltline Ste 128, DeSoto, TX. (972) 274-1677   - (visit website)

  2. Mason Chicken N Seafood -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   702 N Hampton Rd, Desoto, TX 75115 (972) 223-0111

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CHURCHES



  1. Community Missionary Baptist Church -  115 W. Beltline Road DeSoto, TX 75115 (972) 230-4477   - (visit website)

  2. Loving Fellowship Baptist Church -   Loving Fellowship Baptist Church and its ministries shall be a dynamic spiritual body empowered by the Holy Ghost to share the message of Jesus Christ in our church, community, and throughout the world.   - 610 W. Wintergreen Road DeSoto, TX (972) 274-LFBC (5322)   - (visit website)

  3. Praise Temple Church Of God In Christ -  209 W Parkerville Rd. Desoto, TX 75115 (972) 230-0897

  4. True Vine Church of God -  531 Reunion Rd DeSoto, TX 75115 (972) 274-1055

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