Welcome to
De Soto, Iowa!

The city of De Soto has a distinct identity – a family friendly and economically strong community with a business friendly atmosphere that offers great opportunities for both businesses, and residents alike.

The city of De Soto is located at the intersection of Interstate 80 and Highway 169, just 15 miles from West Des Moines at exit 110. The city of De Soto is a wonderful community for families both large and small with an easy commute to work and entertainment in the greater Des Moines area.

Established in 1868, De Soto has always taken great pride in our small town values.  De Soto continues to possess a strong character built upon a solid foundation by our Community Leaders along with the LibraryPoliceFire, and Public Works departments.  Locations and contact information for the various departments can be found by clicking the links provided.

Thank you, we look forward to your visit.


December 6thTrash & Recyling Pickup
December 13thTrash Pickup
December 18thLibrary Board Meeting6:00 pmDe Soto Library
December 19thCity Council Meeting7:00 pmDe Soto City Hall
December 20thTrash & Recycle Pickup
December 25th-26thChristmas HolidayClosedCity Offices
December 28thTrash Pickup
January 1st, 2024New Years DayClosedCity Offices